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  The Awakening of the Emerald Dragon
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Eschborn, 5th December 2013: Next week, on the 11 th of December, the Action-RPG Dragon Nest Europe’s big level 60 update will be launched. Except for pushing the level cap from 40 to 60, introducing the second job specialization and opening the new area „Lotus Marsh“, there are many more updates waiting for the players.

The Ultimate Challenge

By introducing the Emerald Dragon Nest, Typhoon Kim Nest, Professor K Nest and Gigantes Nest, and the Archbishop Nest, players can now enter 5 new Nests. Moreover, there are four new dungeon areas to explore:

Typhoon Kim Nest (Level 60) – Enslaved by stronger monsters and driven away from Humans, the fate of the Orcs seems to be doomed. One Orc to rule them all has ascended the ranks of the dying race and he will not let anything get in his way of uniting all Orcs under one single banner – his own. Tough times require tough measures and Typhoon Kim’s alliance with the Dragon Followers certainly is a radical one.

Professor K Nest (Level 60) – Once a renowned scientist, dedicated to decode the secrets of life, Professor K spiralled into madness when his wife passed away from an unknown and deadly disease that corrupted her body and eventually the Professor’s mind. Incapable to cope with the loss of what once was so dear to him, he has set out to take his revenge on all living things and create the ultimate immortal organism.

Once these two dangers are overcome, the daring heroes have to face their biggest challenge yet:

Emerald Dragon Nest (Raid) – Many decades have passed since the Ancients sealed away the fearsome creature known as the Emerald Dragon and kept his resting place a secret to never be revealed to anyone, except a few chosen ones of every descending generation of the Ancient tribes. Until now! A cunning and sinister stranger seems to have known the whereabouts of the Emerald Dragon and set the gruesome creature free.

Players have to prepare for an epic quest to stop the horror in the Emerald Dragon’s Nest and to finish what the old Ancients could not.

The Shadow of the Dragon has lured many new creatures into the Lotus Marsh and turned it into a perilous place. Now it is up to the players, to save the native Islas from the lurking threat and to master the four new dungeon areas:

  • Isla Village
  • Riverwort Ruins
  • Meteor Crash Site
  • Ancient Vault

The Call of Darkness

Cracks in time and space are tearing open paths to different and dark dimensions, luring adventurers into perilous traps with their chaotic energies. Many heroes have already fallen prey to the chaos cracks and are wandering these realms as mere reflections of their human past now. The entrance to the new Chaos Crack Padma can be found in the Riverwort Docks. Fearless heroes who are level 50 and above can try to conquer the chaos and be generously rewarded in return. But beware: They might not be the first ones to never see the daylight again. 

Gold instead of Experience

Players who have reached level 60 can not only look forward to playing all the new Nests, but also to a financial perk. With this update, every player will receive gold instead of experience for clearing dungeons and completing quests. 

Shanda Games International Europe combines all level 50 and 60 expansions in one big content update (, which will be released on 11 th of December 2013. More  information  about  upcoming features, events  and  the  game  itself  can  be  found  on  the official Dragon Nest Europe website and on the official Facebook page

About SDGi Europe GmbH

Shanda Games International Europe GmbH is a Europe-based publisher of online games. Founded in 2013, the company is specialised in distributing and operating Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) and mobile games all over Europe.

In September 2013, SDGI Europe started to operate their first title Dragon Nest in Europe, one of the most popular Action-MMORPG on the global market developed by Eyedentity Games.


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