June 9, 2009
TURBINE ANNOUNCES DUNGEONS & DRAGONS oNLINE: eBERRON uNLIMITED
Free Digital Upgrade Introduces
Unlimited Free Play and Raises Level Cap; Beta Begins Today
Turbine, Inc. announced today
the start of the Beta program for Dungeons & Dragons Online: Eberron Unlimited™
(DDO Unlimited), a free digital upgrade for Dungeons & Dragons Online®:
Stormreach. DDO Unlimited will raise the level cap and add major new content, as
well as make the game free to play for everyone. The new DDO Unlimited delivers
heart-pounding game play featuring the industry’s best combat system, a massive
world with state-of-the-art graphics and gameplay, and a rich set of features
that until now could only be found only in premium subscription-based MMOs.
Launching later this summer, DDO Unlimited will introduce an innovative new
pricing model that allows players to download and play for free, purchasing
adventure packs, items, and account services a la carte from the new DDO Store,
or to subscribe to get unlimited access to all of the game’s content. Players
interested in getting a sneak peak of the new DDO Unlimited can sign up for a
chance to participate in the Beta program at
“Our team has spent years
crafting DDO Unlimited into a powerhouse experience featuring cutting-edge
graphics, a kick-ass combat system, high level content, and cutting-edge social
tools. Today marks a major milestone as we prepare to launch the world’s most
exciting free MMO,” said Kate Paiz, Senior Producer.
“Turbine is blazing a new trail
with an innovative new pricing structure that will deliver a new era of choice
for the growing market of online gamers, and we are very excited to invite
players to work with us in the DDO Unlimited Beta program as we redefine how
people play and pay for MMOs,” added Fernando Paiz, Executive Producer.
DDO Unlimited delivers the best
combat of any MMO and the most heart-pounding action this side of a keyboard,
plus a lot more!
Brand New Content &
DDO Unlimited will deliver a new class, increase the level cap, introduce new
adventure packs including a new 12-player raid, major combat improvements and
The Fiercest Combat
– DDO Unlimited features an extraordinary and heart stopping combat experience
that requires players to fully engage in the battle by relying on their wits
and reflexes in real time. No more clicking skills and watching the action
from the sideline.
– Explore a vast and dangerous online world that features the most advanced
graphics in the industry and is stuffed with the legendary monsters, glorious
treasures, devious traps, mind-bending puzzles and endless adventures from the
world’s best known RPG.
– Experience sophisticated systems found only in the best games including
auctions, arena death matches (Player versus Player), NPC hirelings, gambling,
crafting, and powerful social tools for finding a group, forming a guild or
planning an epic raid!
Easier Than Ever!
– DDO Unlimited gets you playing in minutes instead of hours, using new
proprietary Turbine technology. Creating a new character is incredibly simple
with guides and templates that speed you through the process. Features an
all-new new player experience that gives gamers their first taste of
excitement quickly while teaching them how to play solo or with a group of
DDO Unlimited is based on the
world-renowned DUNGEONS & DRAGONS® franchise of Wizards of the Coast LLC, a
subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc.® (NYSE: HAS), under license to Infogrames
Entertainment S.A.® Published by Atari, Inc.®, DDO has been enthusiastically
received by many gaming critics, including The New York Times, PC Gamer, Game
Informer and many more. For the latest information, please visit