LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Snail Games announced today that the revolutionary, martial arts MMORPG Age of Wushu is now available in the United States on PC systems. A unique sandbox experience, with cutting-edge graphics and innovative gameplay, Age of Wushu transports players to a martial arts world, set in the Ming Dynasty of ancient China.
Players enroll in one of eight schools as they master various martial arts disciplines and explore ancient China, visiting actual landmarks, including the Wudang Mountain Gate, the Xian Bell Tower, the Gobi Desert and Shaolin Temple, along with the ancient Yanjing (now Beijing) and Jinling (now Nanjing) cities.
“Age of Wushu is the world’s first true wuxia-themed MMORPG and its launch in North America gives western players the chance to truly experience ancient Chinese culture,” says Tyler Rawlins, senior content producer at Snail Games. “It is designed to immerse the player into the lore, explore ancient China and live their martial arts fantasies.”
A Special Retail Edition of the game will be available on April 23 for $19.99 (MSRP) at GameStop®. The Special Retail Edition will contain more than $80 of in-game bonuses, including access to the exclusive, single player zone, “Twilight Village Adventure,” where players train with martial arts legend Jet Li.
Age of Wushu is now available as a free-to-play title on PC systems via digital download. For more information about Age of Wushu or to play, visit: http://www.ageofwushu.com.
ESRB Rating: Mature for blood, sexual themes, strong language, use of alcohol and violence. Visit www.esrb.org for rating information.
Age of Wushu media assets, including a new launch trailer, can be found here (link for press only): http://bhimpact.gamespress.com/product_page.asp?i=1337.
Snail Games USA
Based in Los Angeles, Snail Games is committed to delivering the highest-quality interactive experiences to gamers worldwide. To learn more about Snail Games, visit: http://www.snailgamesusa.com.
Snail Game China
Named as one of the “Top Game Developers Worldwide,” Snail Game is a leading developer of MMO and interactive online games in China. Founded in October 2000, Snail Game’s growing library of titles includes Age of Armor, Heroes of Gaia, and upcoming MMORPG Black Gold, among others. To learn more about Snail Game, visit: http://www.snailgame.net.