WEBZEN Inc., the Next Generation of
Free-to-Play Online Games, will be participating in Gamescom 2012 in Germany
with an exclusive B2B booth revealing new information for their game titles
along with various B2C events.
From this August 15th, Webzen will be holding a B2B booth during Gamescom 2012
in Germany. 'WEBZEN.com' will be promoting the upcoming Modern military FPS
game, Arctic Combat, and Action RPG C9 (Continent of the Ninth Seal).
The highly anticipated Arctic Combat is a Free to Play Online Tactical Shooter
with realistic warzone effects and strategic gameplay involving tactical perks,
weapons, and equipment. Here, Arctic Combat will reveal its new trailer showing
new contents for the upcoming closed beta. Future service plans and schedules,
including e-sports tournaments, will also be announced.
For the recently launched C9, the fourth continent will be revealed, where new
contents will be added including a level cap raise. These upcoming updates are
planned to be continued, providing players with more contents to enjoy. More
details on these contents and update schedules are expected to be shown during
the B2B section.
Meanwhile, separate from the B2B booth, WEBZEN's B2C events on the 18th, will
allow visitors to experience C9 and win various prizes. As a main event, the 'C9
Europe Championship' tournament, held as an official e-sports title for GNGWC,
will decide the winners that take home $10,000. The top team will be invited to
compete at 'C9 World Championship' held during November at G-Star 2012 in South
Jihun Lee, Head of Global Publishing, said, "We hope Gamescom 2012 will be a
good opportunity for us to promote Arctic Combat and C9 to the players in
Europe." He also said, "During the B2C event, we have prepared for the C9
tournament to show the audience a new level of excitement along with various
events that visitors will find enjoying."
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About WEBZEN Inc.
Founded and established in Seoul in 2000, WEBZEN Inc. completed the merger with
NHN Games in July 2010, and recently acquired YMIR Entertainment. WEBZEN
has become a leader in the MMOG market and has developed one of the world's top
online games and client/server technologies. WEBZEN is continuing the tradition
of MU Online, which boasts more than 56 million registered users, with Soul of
the Ultimate Nation, and ARCHLORD.
They are currently working to release more new games including ARCTIC COMBAT,
ARCHLORD 2, which are under development.
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