Los Angeles– Sept. 29, 2010– Netmarble, game portal from CJ Internet, a global entertainment company dedicated to enriching people’s live through fun, social and massive online gaming, has entered open beta for its highly anticipated historical massively multi-player online role-playing game (MMORPG) Uncharted Waters TM Online . Developed by TECMO KOEI GAMES, Uncharted Waters TM Online is making its North American and European debut, bringing U.S. players adventure on the high seas, tense pirate battles and the chance to make history.
“ Uncharted Waters TM Online is now open to anyone and everyone who wants to be a part of the Age of Exploration on the stormy seas,” said Takeda Tomokazu, producer, TECMO KOEI GAMES.“Whether you’re a trailblazing adventurer, a savvy trader or a rough-and-ready pirate, there’s a place for you in our expansive online world– the opportunity to set your own course and set sail for the pages of history awaits you.”
Set between the fifteenth and seventeenth centuries, Uncharted Waters TM Online players will have the chance to conquer hundreds of neutral cities to ensure that their nation becomes the world’s leading power. Sailors can choose to fly the flag of one of six nations: England, The Netherlands, France, Spain, Portugal or Venice, buying or building ships to ready for battle, trade routes or exploration of new worlds. Featuring nearly endless lands to visit, thousands of artifacts to discover and more than 75 professions and 100 skills to master, Uncharted Waters TM Online offers ample game play for hardcore and casual players alike.
For more information or to join the open beta, please visit the official Uncharted Waters TM Online website at: http://global.netmarble.com/uwo.
About Netmarble&CJ Internet
Located in Seoul, Republic of Korea, CJ Internet is a global entertainment company dedicated to enriching people's lives through fun, social and massive online gaming. The company currently provides more than 200 game titles to more than 20 million registered players via its portal site Netmarble, a highly popular Korean gaming portal launched in 2001. CJ Internet also operates a direct gaming platform, Global Netmarble, in English and Spanish, which launched in 2009.
About TECMO KOEI GAMES
TECMO KOEI GAMES is a developer of interactive entertainment software for current generation consoles, handhelds, digital download content, as well as online and mobile games. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of TECMO KOEI HOLDINGS CO., LTD., headquartered in Yokohama, Japan. TECMO is best known for the Dead or Alive ® , Ninja Gaiden ® , Tecmo Bowl ® and Fatal Frame ® series. KOEI is best known for its Dynasty Warriors ® and Samurai Warriors ® franchises and online titles such as Uncharted Waters TM Online and Nobunaga's Ambition Online ® .