Details about factions in Runes of Magic

October 3, 2008

Details about factions in Runes
of Magic

Information about the political
networks of Taborea released

In the world of Runes of Magic,
called Taborea, different factions accumulating vast political, military and
economical powers have developed over a period of many generations. Many of
those factions are rivaling each other and are fighting for supremacy openly or
behind the scenes.

The players in Runes of Magic have
the possibility during the course of the game to join those factions and to
affect the game’s power structures. Detailed information about the background
story and goals of those factions have been published on the Runes of Magic
.  An
absolute “must see” for every interested player! Together with that information
about the political factions, new pictures from the presently running closed
beta have been published.

All information about Runes of
Magic, comprehensive picture and video material and the closed and open beta
registration can be found on the official website:

Runes of Magic – a world full of
wizardry and adventure With an extensive range of features Runes of Magic
prepares to redefine the standard of free-to-play MMO games. Right from the
launch Runes of Magic will convey its absorbing story in over 600 quests
embedded in an atmospheric world. Players can choose from six main classes.
Combined with a secondary class they dispose of 36 individual character classes
over all. All characters possess unique skills with impressive combo attacks and
can use mounts in the later stages of game play. A particularly attractive
feature for guilds and players is the possibility to arrange their own virtual
homes with individual furnishing. Thanks to an extensive crafting and reputation
system, thrilling PVP as well as demanding dungeons and boss-monsters, no wishes
remain unsatisfied. The Taiwanese developer Runewaker has developed Runes of
Magic according to western MMO standards within a time frame of three years. The
studio will provide new challenges for players every three to four months with
free add-ons and updates. MMO fans can find more information, pictures and
videos on the official website

Runes of Magic features

  • Free2play, no monthly fees, free

  • Dual class system with switchable
    primary and secondary classes

  • Enthralling background story

  • Already over 600 quests and level
    comprehensive quest series on launch

  • Instanced and persistent dungeons

  • Individually developed skills and

  • Armor sets with special bonuses

  • Dynamic item system: Upgrades with
    hundreds of runes

  • Activatable PvP system (Player vs.
    Player duels)

  • Epic crafting system with the
    possibility to improve existing items

  • Individual coloring of clothes and

  • Housing: personalization with
    individual furniture for players and guilds

  • Special zones for guild houses

  • Reputation system

  • Scalable user interface based on
    the users preference (development of your own  add-ons possible)

  • In-game map and radar system to
    find dealers, resources and quests easily

  • Auction house: auction and
    purchase items

  • Teleporting possibilities via
    runes, different and unique mounts

  • Controlling with mouse (point &
    click) and keyboard (WASD or arrow keys) possible