Marina Del Rey, California -August 3, 2012 - Gravity Interactive, a publisher of exciting massive multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs), announced today the start of a new event for their highly lauded MMORPG, Ragnarok Online. Originally a subscription title, Ragnarok Online has been free to play for two years, with recently opening Classic Servers for, Ragnarok Online’s long nine year history gives it a polish few other free to play can approach! Players can register for a free War Portal account at http://www.playragnarok.com/
"Even with our recent work with Classic Servers, we also have a lot of updates for our Ragnarok Renewal players too. This WoE update is just the thing to spark that community competition!" said Jason Heimdallr Koerperich, Ragnarok Online Producer at Gravity Interactive. "The new War of Emperium is a combined PVP and PVE mechanic, that will pit players against each other in new ways."
Cash is King, Baby! Upon discovering the entrance to the Unknown Dimension, a political scuffle broke out as to who would reign supreme over the dimensional cracks. Ultimately, the winner will be whoever can afford to invest the most in them each week!
Beginning August 7 th, players will have the chance to compete for these rare, coveted cracks in reality deep within the Hall of Abyss. Players can watch the official Ragnarok Online Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/playragnarok for full event details later this week!
The delicate seals that protect the world from spilling into complete chaos weaken and break, and only the knowledge and power from the age of myth can save Midgard from certain doom. Can you and your allies push back the threat of total annihilation and protect Midgard from the final Ragnarok? Join now at Play Ragnarok Online!
About Ragnarok Online
Ragnarok Online is a fast-paced, 3 rd person fantasy MMORPG, where friends can make parties, groups can make guilds, and the powerful can battle for top spots in weekly Guild vs. Guild battle to gain supremely powerful items of the Gods.
Combine hundreds of options to optimize your equipment and appearance, along with fully customizable stats and skills to make your adventurer truly unique! With dozens of classes, you can find the one that fits your play style, band together in parties to fight powerful MVP bosses for unique gear or hunt monsters for cards to get unique and customizable effects for your equipment.
Sell these newly acquired items or player-created ones, including potions and weapons, to your fellow adventurers in a fully player-driven economy. Take pets out for a walk through the hundreds of areas from lush forests to creepy ruins or even through the bottom of the ocean! Quest to hunt the deadliest of creatures, to learn about the lore and history of Midgard, or find a way to journey to new locations that become available with Ragnarok's regular update schedule.
About Gravity Interactive, Inc.
Headquartered in Marina Del Rey (California, U.S.A.), Gravity Interactive, Inc. was established in March 2003 and is the U.S. subsidiary of Gravity Co. Ltd. (South Korea, Nasdaq GM: GRVY). Gravity Interactive, Inc. is a world-renowned leader in online game publishing and operates Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs) for the North American casual and hardcore gaming markets. The company's flagship title, Ragnarok Online, has over three (3) million North American subscribers (about 50 million subscribers worldwide) and has been joined by other titles Dragon Saga, Requiem: Memento Mori, and ROSE Online. More information can be found at www.warpportal.com