Netmarble Games Corp. has launched its mobile MMORPG Lineage 2: Revolution. Leading up to this week’s launch, more than 1.5 million players around the world pre-registered for the game.
The game first debuted in South Korea late last year, becoming the top grossing game on Googly Play and App Store. The game also launched in Japan in August and became the top grossing game on the App Store in just 18 hours. The launch of Lineage 2: Revolution introduces the largest scale multiplayer gameplay ever created for mobile.
Watch the Lineage 2: Revolution gameplay trailer below:
Lineage 2: Revolution is free-to-play and is based on the popular PC online game Lineage 2, which has entertained more than 30 million players since it first debuted. Lineage 2: Revolution stays true to its PC roots, displaying a stunning open field, raids, 200-player castle sieges, character re-designs and classes. The game provides seamless open-world environments, real-time 3vs3, 5vs5, 20vs20 and 50vs50 PvP battles, as well as lifelike fantasy world with dazzling graphics backed by the Unreal 4 engine.
Lineage 2: Revolution generated major attention from gamers at TwitchCon last month, where Netmarble partnered with late night host Conan O’Brien. With a live broadcast from the event’s esports stage they announced the game’s launch date and demonstrated the 50v50 Fortress Siege mode. The battle featured top streamers from around the world and drew more than 1.2 million viewers on Twitch, shattering records and garnering lots of interest from gamers around the world.