Ankama, DOFUS game creator, announced on 3rd September with regards to its alliance with Japanese gaming giant, Square Enix. Square Enix will be the publisher of Wakfu in North America, servicing the Windows, Mac and Linux platforms.. Based on a system of tactical combat turn-based with a choice of 12 classes of characters, Wakfu will excite the players in this fast-paced world which is brought to life in a manga-inspired style.
“Given our common knowledge of tactical combat system and multiplayer experiences involved, Square Enix is the ideal partner for Ankama,” commented Emmanuel Darras, CEO and co-founder of Ankama. “This partnership is a key success factor of the universe transmedia Wakfu, which includes the TV series Wakfu MMO, the game of trading cards, manga and action figures.”
Tactical MMORPG with a rich experience, Wakfu challenges players to give new hope to the world. Users can choose between twelve classes playable characters, each with 25 spells. To provide a complete experience, Wakfu also offers advanced features for customizing an avatar, to create a unique character.
“Partnering with Ankama for North American release of Wakfu is natural, given their ability to create gaming experiences shaped around the story,” said Mike Fischer, President and CEO of Square Enix. “Wakfu fascinate players of all ages with its fascinating history and beauty of its surroundings.”