The world’s longest-running and most popular comic book-inspired MMORPG is celebrating six years of super-powered heroes and villains with today’s release of“Dark Mirror,” City of Heroes’ 17th major free update to the game. As the last update to the franchise before the highly-anticipated launch of the City of Heroes Going Rogue expansion, Issue 17“Dark Mirror” brings players intriguing new content, improved game systems and a brand new look and feel.
Issue 17“Dark Mirror” includes“Ultra Mode,” a scalable and advanced graphics rendering process that delivers superior lighting, real-time reflections, realistic shadows and reflective water effects within the game. Players will experience this shining new world as they explore the city and ultimately face their toughest opponent yet– themselves. The all-new Doppelganger story arc pits heroes and villains against their alter egos. Other Issue 17 features include:
- <*>New story arcs featuring advanced, never-before seen story-telling options*> <*>New badges, new player emotes and an often-requested feature, animated player tails*> <*>Epic Archetypes are now unlocked for both Heroes and Villains at level 20*> <*>New maps, giant monsters and greater customisation with Mission Architect*> <*>Major enhancements to UI and game systems.*>
For more information about City of Heroes Issue 17“Dark Mirror” please visit www.cityofheroes.com
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