Remember Webzen‘s MU Legend Closed Beta Test a month ago? Did you know that the combined time spend in the game amounts to 154 years or 4,854,946,057 seconds? That many more statistics is what the company has shared with us today.
MU Legend is the sequel prequel to the original and one of the longest-running massively multiplayer online role-playing game, MU Online. MU Legend was previously known by its project name of MU2, yes, one and the same. However, MU Legend‘s storyline is a prequel to MU Online by a few centuries.
MU Legend features fluid and stunning hack ‘n’ slash combat, content that caters to both solo and party play, and a deep and intriguing world that will satisfy new players and fans alike. There are four classes available, the Dark Lord, Whisperer, Blader, and War Mage. Players will engage in the endless battle between the world of MU and Pandemonium. It also offers spectacular visuals that can run on lower-end systems and boasts detailed art design with stunning effects.
The game held its first Closed Beta Test a month ago and by the statistics Webzen has released, the CBT was a success in terms of participation and attraction. Check out the infograph or read our bulleted list below.
- Highest Combat Power Reached: 230,432
- Most Popular Classes Deployed:
- Warmage: 31%
- Whisperer: 25%
- Blader: 23%
- Dark Lord: 21%
- Number of dungeons visited: 1,630,900
- Combined time spent in the game: 154 years or 4,854,946,057 seconds
- Number of level ups: 3,308,278
- Number of max level characters: 7%
- Player deaths to monsters: 1,854,710
- Guilds created: 746
- Countries where the game was most popular: Brazil, Poland, and the United States
Will there be a second CBT? Yes, according to Richard Moon, head of Global Business at Webzen, “Further details on MU Legend‘s second beta test will be announced in early 2017, so stay tuned!” By early 2017 it could be January or February at the latest. He also said that they are “incredibly proud of the results” of the first global beta test. They are “very positive about the direction MU Legend is going.”
Webzen has also confirmed plans to work on additional localisations of the game — French, German, Brazilian-Portuguese, Spanish, and Polish — in order to satisfy the high expectations of its global communities after the two global tests.
Other than MU Legend, Webzen is also currently working on the release of Shot Online M, the mobile version of the popular golf game Shot Online.
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