(Amsterdam, the Netherlands) May 8, 2012 -- Perfect World Europe today announced that Neverwinter , the highly anticipated, free-to-play, action MMORPG based on the Dungeon & Dragons franchise, will be fully translated and supported for the French and German territories. Plans kicked off today with the debut of the official French and German Neverwinter websites. Packed with screenshots, trailers, news, and updates from developer Cryptic Studios, the official sites will provide fans with a detailed look at the game’s deep lore, action-focused combat system, and breathtaking visuals.
“As a fan of Dungeons & Dragons, it’s a rewarding experience to develop Neverwinter and contribute to the lore of the franchise," said Andy Velasquez, Lead Producer, Cryptic Studios." We’re taking calculated steps to ensure Neverwinter will captivate players with its immersive storylines and beautiful artwork while being a fast and fluid action game.”
Neverwinter has received many accolades following an early reveal at PAX East 2012,including the coveted “Best of Show” award from games site MMORPG.com. Neverwinter is currently set for an official global launch during fourth quarter 2012. For more information and updates, visit, http://nw.de.perfectworld.eu/ for Germany or http://nw.fr.perfectworld.eu/ for France where players can also register for the upcoming closed beta test phase.
Set in the classic Dungeons & Dragons setting of The Forgotten Realms, players will explore and defend Neverwinter , one of the most beloved cities from the Dungeons & Dragons universe, as it rises from the ashes of destruction. This immersive free action MMORPG will take you from the besieged walls of the city once known as The Jewel of the North, to subterranean passageways in search of forgotten secrets and lost treasure.
Epic stories, strategic gameplay and classic roleplaying await those heroes courageous enough to enter the fantastic land of Faerûn, and the ruined City of Neverwinter .
ABOUT PERFECT WORLD EUROPE B.V.
Perfect World Europe is a leading European online games publisher specializing in immersive free-to-play MMORPGs. Perfect World Europe has published six popular titles, including Blacklight Retribution, Forsaken World, Perfect World International, War of the Immortals, and Star Trek Online. The company works closely with its Western development teams and partners such as Cryptic Studios, developer of the highly anticipated MMORPG Dungeons & Dragons Neverwinter, and Runic Games, developer of the hit Torchlight series, to provide unparalleled quality of service and game experiences to its players. A subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), Perfect World Europe is headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. For more information, please visit: www.perfectworld.eu
Facebook DE: http://www.facebook.com/NeverwinterDE
Facebook FR: http://www.facebook.com/NeverwinterFR
Youtube DE: http://www.youtube.com/user/NeverwinterDE
Youtube FR: http://www.youtube.com/user/NeverwinterFR
Press FTP: ftp://126.96.36.199/NEVERWINTER/