WEBZEN Inc., the Next Generation of
Free-to-Play Online Games, announced the second class update after official
launch of the action RPG C9 (Continent of the Ninth Seal).
On August 1st, the renewed class, Berserker will be released in C9's second
official update. The Berserker is the 4th fighter advancement class that uses a
two-handed broadsword allowing them to deal comparatively a bit slower attack
but massive damage compared to other classes. The renewal includes 3 new deadly
skills with improved visual effects, where the most significant feature is
Berserker mode that activates increased attack speed and life-stealing from
enemies upon successful hits.
Along with the update, C9 event will be running concurrently which will give
attractive prizes to players who reach level 50 with the renewed Berserker
class. Also, limited edition gear for Berserker can only be purchased during
this promotion period. There will also be many other upcoming events
Meanwhile, the top 4 teams have been determined to compete in the semi-finals
for the C9 Europe Championship which will be held at "Gamescom 2012" Germany on
August 18th. The winning team of the Europe tournament will win $10,000 in cash,
and qualify for C9 World Championship later held in November. There the winning
teams that represent Europe, the Americas, and Asia will all compete to become
the World Champion.
Jihun Lee, Head of Global Publishing, said, ?We would like to ask for extended
interest on the highly anticipated and renewed Berserker class.? He also said,
?We hope C9 players around the world will show more anticipation and interest
towards the tournament held in Gamescom 2012 to find out which team will become
the C9 Europe Champion.?
More information about the Action RPG C9 can be found at the official Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/C9Webzen and website at
Continent of the Ninth Seal (C9)
C9 is an Action RPG featuring stunning graphics, various character customizing
options, and action-packed animations. C9 has been beloved by many gamers, and
has been awarded five awards in the 2009 Korea Game Awards, including the Grand
Award. Additionally, more than 420,000 gamers were recorded on the first day of
the South Korean commercial service.
About WEBZEN Inc.
Founded and established in Seoul in 2000, WEBZEN Inc. (KOSDAQ) is one of the
leading company in MMOG market and has developed one of the world's top online
games and client/server technologies. Recently acquired YMIR Entertainment,
which is famous for Metin series.
WEBZEN is continuing the tradition of MU Online, which boasts more than 56
million registered users, with Soul of the Ultimate Nation: World Edition,
Huxley: the Dystopia, Reign of Revolution (R2), Archlord, Arctic Combat (aka
BATTERY), C9, and an array of exciting game titles slated for release in the
global game market.
They are currently working to release four or more new games such as MU2, which
is currently being developed.
Further information on WEBZEN.com and its games can be found at