press release

10. May 2017

Metin2 – The Classic MMO is Now Also Available on Steam!

Publisher Gameforge brings Metin2 – one of the most successful MMOs of all time – to Steam

Karlsruhe, May 9, 2017 | Today, Gameforge and developers Webzen have released the online role-playing game Metin2 worldwide on Steam. Metin2 is one of the greatest success stories of the MMO genre. The free-to-play title has been running in the western hemisphere for a decade, and at its peak had over 7.6 million players, more than World of Warcraft in the same time/region. The game still has a dynamic community with well over a Million active users and still receives regular updates.

Metin2 is coming out in force for the launch, with a newly improved introduction to give newcomers to the MMO classic an easier start and much faster progression. Returning players can look forward to oriental-themed action with a brand-new community, exclusive trading cards and badges.

One further goal in publishing the game on Steam is to soon provide players with the ability to link their existing accounts to Steam, thus fulfilling one of the community’s long-standing desires.

About Metin2

More than 6 million active players are on the search for adventure in the oriental setting of MMORPG Metin2. However, the fascinating world of the Dragon God is faced by a great threat. Exciting battles against dangerous creatures and legendary bosses all wait for players on their adventures. Limitless skills and items all help to ensure that every battle can be mastered. The blacksmith aids all adventurers with his services and produces valuable items that can make the decisive difference in battle. Even outside of combat there are numerous events, such as kingdom battles, to keep players on their toes. Calmer times occur when two characters make the decision to get married..

About Gameforge

With more than 20 titles and over 450 million registered players, Gameforge is the leading provider of free-to-play massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) in the western hemisphere. Headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, the group offers its games in more than 75 countries. Their portfolio includes a bundle of established gaming industry brands, including client-based titles such as award-winning role-playing game AION Free-to-Play and TERA as well as Europe’s most successful MMO, Metin2. In future, the varied offering will be expanded by action-rich Anime MMORPG SoulWorker; Popular browser-based games such as OGame and Ikariam complete their offering. More information available at http://corporate.gameforge.com/.

Title: Metin2
Genre: Fantasy MMORPG
PEGI: 12
Platform: Windows PC
Release Date: 2006
Developer: WEBZEN YMIR GAMES Co., Ltd.

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