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  TERA CELEBRATES FIVE YEARS OF TRUE ACTION COMBAT WITH NEW CONTENT AND MORE
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05/05/2017
 


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

SEATTLE, May 5, 2017 — En Masse Entertainment, a player-driven publisher focused on delivering great games and great service, is celebrating the fifth anniversary of their flagship True Action Combat MMORPG, TERA , which launched to critical praise on May 1, 2012 and continues to see strong success with over 26 million registered players from around the world. To mark the momentous milestone, En Masse is activating a broad array of special in-game events throughout the month of May, including the Velik’s Fate content update for the game, which is scheduled to launch on May 9.

Players who log into the game during May receive a free pair of Fifth Anniversary Wings to show off their dedication to TERA . Be sure to log in as these wings will only be available during the event and will not be sold in the game shop!

A brand-new Anniversary Token Shop with a rotating weekly inventory of items not normally available for sale has also been added to the game for the month of May. Anniversary Tokens are earned in-game by participating in PvP battlegrounds and PvE dungeons with different content highlighted each week in the in-game calendar. Players will also have a rare chance to win cosmetic items normally only available in the game’s online store via drops in highlighted PvP battlegrounds and from the final boss in highlighted PvE dungeons.

Rounding out the month of events, TERA Community Manager Sean “Spacecats” Gibbons will be hosting in-game quiz events across all servers throughout the month, rewarding astute fans who correctly answer questions with Anniversary Tokens and other in-game prizes. Players should watch for news posts, in-game announcements, and their welcome window calendar for when Spacecats will be visiting their respective servers for a chance to participate and show off their TERA knowledge!

“It’s been an incredible five years for TERA and we didn’t want to celebrate this achievement with just one day.  We decided to celebrate with our community throughout the entire month,” said En Masse Entertainment CEO Sam Kim. “We’re looking forward to many more milestones with our loyal community, including welcoming new console players later this year. As far as we’re concerned, we’re still just getting warmed up, with much more to come!”

The Velik’s Fate content update also launches on May 9, bringing two brand-new dungeons, Velik’s Hold and Velik’s Sanctuary, for players to explore. These high-level dungeons feature several challenging opponents, including the new boss, the god Lakan. Players who conquer these new challenges will be rewarded accordingly, with all-new armor and weapon sets!

Additional details for fifth anniversary events, sales, and new content can be viewed at the following link: http://tera.enmasse.com/tera-fifth-anniversary

Developed by Bluehole, TERA is published by En Masse Entertainment in North America. TERA is free to play and available to download at tera.enmasse.com. For the latest news and updates follow TERA on Twitter and Facebook.

About TERA

Developed by Bluehole and published in North America by En Masse Entertainment, TERA is an award-winning MMORPG released on PC, and soon on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, that takes the fight beyond the genre’s traditional point-and-click combat systems with enhanced aiming, dodging, and tactical timing to create an intense and rewarding combat experience. Explore a vast fantasy world rich with history, lore, and danger. Battle epic monsters. Make new friends and allies in a vibrant online community of like-minded adventurers navigating TERA's social, political, and economic structures. With over 26 million registered users globally including over 6.6 million in North America, TERA continues to gain traction with fans through its active community and support. Download TERA and start playing for free today at tera.enmasse.com.

About En Masse Entertainment

Based in Seattle, Washington, En Masse Entertainment embodies the evolution of modern game publishing. The company’s mission is to publish great games and provide great service. Beginning with its inaugural title, TERA, and continuing with Zombies Monsters Robots, Alliance of Valiant Arms, and soon Kritika Online, En Masse Entertainment has built a track record of excellence and innovation. The team at En Masse includes experts in online technology, live service, branding, community, and player support, allowing them to thrive as a publisher in the digital era. For more information, visit enmasse.com.