Here is some fresh news about yet another freemium (free but with premium content) 2012 MMO game. The release date of Wakfu, the long-awaited sequel to the 2004 tactical MMORPG Dofus, has just been announced as February 2012. The publisher of the North American English version is Square Enix.
“Wakfu’s deep political and combat system combined with an ever–changing ecosystem delivers an exceptional MMORPG unlike any other product in its category,” said Mona Hamilton, vice president of marketing for Square Enix. “The team at Ankama created a unique, fun and entertaining online game and we believe a monthly subscription fee and online store makes for a rewarding experience all players can enjoy.”
Wakfu will be a downloadable game that is free to play but with premium content priced at $6 a month. Both PC and Mac versions will be available. It will also have a cash shop that contains cosmetic items for character customization and other similar good and services.
- 14 unique classes
- politically and economy-driven systems
- ecosystem with creatures that form a food chain, affecting mobs and agriculture
The official website is at http://www.wakfu.com/na