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  Archlord 2 Charges into Open Beta!
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July 8 th, 2014, (Seoul, Korea) - WEBZEN, a global developer and publisher of online games, announces that the long-awaited Archlord 2 will enter Open Beta today.

Click here to check out the OBT video!


Starting on Tuesday, July 8 th, 2014, any player with an active WEBZEN account will be able to access Archlord 2 without a Beta key. Players without a WEBZEN account can create one for free at:

After installing the game (available for free download on the official website at, players will be prompted to log in using their WEBZEN account. For the Open Beta, the game launcher has been updated with a language selection option that allows players to set their game’s preferred language before they start.

The Open Beta will offer a choice of 4 servers, based on different regions and languages. To help players better understand the server structure of Archlord 2 and which server they should choose to get the most out of the game, WEBZEN has prepared a special announcement which can be viewed here:

Players can select between two different factions, with one race each. For the Open Beta, character progression will be capped at Level 41, and a good amount of new and updated content will be made accessible, including massive battleground events every evening, each day with different maps and objectives.

WEBZEN encourages players to check out the latest producer statement regarding the Open Beta. It can be found on the official website at:


Archlord 2 is a brutal, blood-spattered MMORPG, featuring vibrant graphics and an epic soundtrack performed by Cris Velasco, the multi-award winning composer for more than 40 video games. To provide an engaging and a largely unrestricted environment, Archlord 2 introduces a classless character system that will allow players to adopt any role in combat, depending on the type of weapon they use.

To find out more about the game, players can check out the Archlord 2 Vlog series available on the official WEBZEN YouTube channel at:


Founded in Seoul, South Korea, in 2000, WEBZEN Inc. (KOSDAQ) is a leading global developer & publisher of online/mobile games. WEBZEN is continuing its tradition of pioneering the full 3D MMORPG MU ONLINE with CONTINENT OF THE NINTH SEAL (C9), the METIN series and an array of exciting game titles slated for release in the global game market.

WEBZEN has expanded its service to Europe, North and South America and other countries by operating its global game portal which has over 40 million players from all over the world. WEBZEN is currently working on the upcoming release of the MMORPGs ARCHLORD 2, MU 2, and the mobile game MU THE GENESIS as well as other games under development. Further information on WEBZEN and its games can be found at