Ankama releases its own digital DOFUS Magazine offering exclusive access to a brand new character class!

Press Release

For immediate publication

Roubaix , France – 27th June 2012. The official magazine of DOFUS knowledge has been released and gives exclusive early access to the brand new class coming soon to the online game DOFUS: The Foggernauts !

After DOFUS MMORPG, DOFUS Artbooks and Manga, Ankama starts a new adventure with DOFUS Magazine. This bimestrial publication available on www.DOFUS.com combines guidebook and artbook with reports about life behind the scenes in DOFUS.

In this first issue of the digital English magazine, we will discover more about:

THE NEW CLASS: THE FOGGERNAUTS. Artwork sketches, gameplay descriptions, background stories, 20 pages of comics and even an interview with the dev team will present the new class in details, as well as the water world area these mysterious submarines come from, Sufokia.

Each purchase of the magazine provides an exclusive access to this new class one month in advance.

The magazine also covers following topics:

-      Scaraleaf and Jellies: dungeons, monsters and sets!

-      Dungeons for 4 characters

-      Vulkania Island and its new changes, including North / South islands

-      Exclusive information about the Krosmoz, the DOFUS and WAKFU universe

-      4 pages dedicated to DOFUS community life

Business model:

DOFUS Magazine will be available every two month for only 2.000 Ogrines (Ankama inter-game currency)[1]. A free preview is available for all on www.DOFUS.com. Anyone who purchases the issue will have access to the full online version immediately through a viewer. One month after purchase, the buyer will receive a link that will allow them to download the magazine in PDF format.

Besides this new digital magazine, DOFUS is also receiving an update today which includes an adaptable dungeon difficulty system, more uniformity between the various dungeons, redesigned zones and interfaces, class balancing, new quests and emoticons, and more personalized guilds emblems... as well as the early access to the Foggernauts for magazine purchasers. A brand new video presenting this new content is now available and can be downloaded here; screenshots and artworks here.

The Foggernauts trailer is available here.

DOFUS

Halfway between video game and cartoon, DOFUS brings a whole new dimension to online gaming. With its manga-inspired graphics, gripping tactical game play and cutting humour, DOFUS has carved a place for itself alongside other MMORPGs and has already won the hearts of 50 million players worldwide. For more information, visit the official website: www.dofus.com



[1] This currency can be obtained through Ankama games and websites. It allows players to buy virtual services.

 


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