Karlsruhe, 03/05/2013 – The successful fantasy MMO TERA is to celebrate its first birthday on the 3rd of May. To mark this auspicious occasion, players can enjoy numerous in-game events and promotions. Exploring the more dangerous corners of the gameworld Arborea will be even more rewarding between the 3rd and 6th of May, with a dungeon drop event, heroes of TERA can get their hands on loads of gold and valuable items thanks to an increased drop rate. You can find an overview of the events at: www.tera-europe.com.
TERA was launched on the 3rd of May 2012 for the languages English, German and French in Europe. In early February of this year, the MMO was changed to a free-to-play model under the name TERA: Rising. Since then, over half a million new users have registered for the game.
New Raid Dungeon for Groups of 10 or 20 Players
In May, Kelsaik’s raid dungeon will be added to the game for the benefit of fans of multi-player raids and will be available only once per day. Groups of 10 players will battle through the frost tower, while groups of 20 players will have to make their way through the fire tower of the dungeon. Players who are up to this challenge can get the chance to receive valuable tier 14 items.
20 vs 20 Battlefield for Siege Wars
There will soon be even more exciting content for TERA, including a new battlefield for 20 vs 20 parties with a focus on siege warfare. Players can make use of mighty siege weapons in this mode and can even climb aboard an airship in order to mount aerial attacks on opposing fortresses. The new battlefield is already open to characters at level 30 or higher.
TERA is a Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG) set in a graphically stunning fantasy universe. TERA’s uniqueness revolves around its groundbreaking True Action Combat. This system allows the players to truly master their characters and to aim with no automatic targeting system, thus pushing the boundaries of the MMO genre. Players and press both warmly received TERA, praising its state of the art visuals and notable innovations such as its political system. TERA has been playable free of charge since February 2013 and is available for download at tera.gameforge.com.
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 online games in more than 75 countries. The portfolio encompasses numerous well-known game industry brands, including prized role-playing games Runes of Magic, AION Free-to-Play and TERA as well as Europe’s most successful MMO, Metin2. The action anime MMORPG SoulWorker adds to the wide-ranging collection, while popular browser-based games such as OGame and Ikariam complete their offering. More information available at http://corporate.gameforge.com/.