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  WEBZEN Launches a Summer Event and New Content Updates for Its Games
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Seoul, Korea - 21 August, 2018 - WEBZEN, a global developer and publisher of free-to-play games, has launched a summer event on its global game portal, coinciding with new content updates for its games.

From today through to 4 September, WEBZEN will hold many events for all its games, including MU Legend, MU Online, Rappelz, Flyff and Continent of the Ninth Seal (C9) on the official website:

During this time, players can reap benefits such as more loot and gold, additional EXP, free items, daily login rewards, top-up bonuses or extra rewards. This year's summer events for Webzen games are open to both veterans and new members alike.

Furthermore, a variety of giveaways full of surprises and gifts will be waiting for all Webzen fans on the official Facebook page:

In addition to the summer event, the Season 13: Part 1 content update for the full-3D MMORPG MU Online has brought a host of new features into the game, including the new Swamp of Darkness map, 4th-level wings, new Mastery weapons and armors, a Skill Enhance Tree System improvement and an increased level cap of 920. Full details on the new features and ongoing events are now available on the official MU Online website:

MMO golf game Shot Online has also received its latest update for the EU server, including a new golf course, Dino Park, which was devised by the players themselves through a course-design contest to increase player involvement. The new Nidhogg clubs, golf tees and Hipster fashion collection are also now available in the game. The Hipster clothes were designed by a French player in another contest, in which players were invited to design a fashion collection. The update to the US server will be deployed tomorrow. Interested players are invited to check out the Shot Online official website.

For European players, please visit:

For players in the US, please visit:

Additionally, WEBZEN has partnered up with MMORPG websites to give out fantastic reward coupons to their readers and all Webzen game communities. Starting from today, players can visit any of WEBZEN's media partners to obtain a special coupon code. Players can first select one Webzen game, and then receive a code granting a free item pack for the selected game. A code is limited to one use per account and can be used with only one of the following Webzen games: MU Legend, MU Online, Rappelz, Flyff and C9. More information about the media partners' sites will later be shared in detail on the official website or Facebook page.

Further information on WEBZEN's summer event and new content updates is now available on the official Webzen website:


Webzen Inc. (KOSDAQ) is a global developer and publisher of MMORPGs such as MU Legend, MU Origin, MU Online, Continent of the Ninth Seal (C9), the Metin series and an array of exciting game titles listed for release in the global game market. WEBZEN has expanded its services to Europe, North and South America and other countries by operating its global game portal, hosting 60 million players from all over the world. WEBZEN is currently working on the upcoming releases of First Hero and Qube Town amongst other game titles. Further information on WEBZEN and its games can be found on