Kingdom Under Fire 2

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VideoVideo: 11 minutes of exclusive Kingdom Under Fire 2 gameplay

What is this PC and PS4 MMO and why should you care?

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Online fantasy role-player struts its stuff.

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Video: 11 minutes of exclusive Kingdom Under Fire 2 gameplay

VideoVideo: 11 minutes of exclusive Kingdom Under Fire 2 gameplay

What is this PC and PS4 MMO and why should you care?

It's the MMO that's taken six years build and it's nearly here for PC and PS4. It's Kingdom Under Fire 2.

Did you spot it on stage at Sony's E3 press conference? Of course you didn't. It was in the free-to-play reel. But there's a lot to this game - much more than a business model.

South Korean developer Blueside recorded 11 minutes of exclusive gameplay footage, taken from the South East Asian beta, for Eurogamer. I talk Wesley Yin-Poole through it, adding what I know about the series, in the video below. It shows three players and their armies taking on a level 28 raid. They die a few times - this obviously isn't easy stuff.

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360 Kingdom Under Fire II not an MMO

It is confirmed for late 2010, though.

Korean developer Blueside has confirmed that its action strategy sequel, Kingdom Under Fire II, will get an Xbox 360 version in the second half of 2010.

Kingdom Under Fire gets MMO sequel

Kingdom Under Fire gets MMO sequel

For PC and consoles in 2009.

Korean developer Blueside is teaming up with Phantagram to create a Kingdom Under Fire: The Crusaders sequel.

It will take the series back to its tactical roots after upcoming action RPG spin-off Circle of Doom, and will be a self-confessed pioneer of the MMOARTS genre (massively multiplayer online action real-time strategy).

This, ambitiously, means you and thousands of others can siege castles and wage war online, as any one of three factions: Human Alliance, Dark Kingdom and mysterious new addition.

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