Formerly known as Project HP, Nexon today confirmed the official name for its large-scale medieval fantasy PVP title as Warhaven. The schedule for Global Beta Test on Steam was also announced, and the dates are as shown below.
Global Beta Test schedule on Steam:
10/12(Wed) 09:00 KST ~ 11/2 (Wed) 16:00 KST
10/11(Tue) 17:00 PDT ~ 11/2 (Wed) 00:00 PDT
10/11(Tue) 21:00 BRT ~ 11/2 (Wed) 04:00 BRT
10/12(Wed) 08:00 SGT ~ 11/2 (Wed) 15:00 SGT
10/12(Wed) 02:00 CEST ~ 11/2 (Wed) 08:00 CET
Important Note: Click on “Request Access” on the Steam page.
As described by Nexon, Warhaven is a brand new 16 vs 16 third person combat action game created by the minds behind Durango: Wild Lands and Vindictus. Choose among a diverse roster of melee-weapon and magic-based combatants to storm battlegrounds as you see fit. Transform into powerful heroes called Immortals to wield supernatural skill sets, and experience team-based sword-and-magic gameplay like never before.
TEST YOUR METAL
• Pick out a medieval weapon of your choice to strike down foes up close. Swords, spears, maces, war hammers, bows and arrows will all be yours.
• Take control of ballistae, cannons and siege engines to storm enemy bases and cut them down. Make every clang of metal count.
MODES AND MAGIC
• Contest objectives across gorgeous medieval-fantasy landscapes, complete with lighting and weather changes.
• Experience Warhaven’s unique twists on your favorite PvP game modes. Jump into Onslaught, where you capture the flag and push back enemy fronts. Swing away in Skirmish, where each base secured means more war toys at your disposal. Compete in Arms Race where you protect prized war machines and advance into enemy territories.
TEAM-BASED BIG BATTLES
• Play as a team to ensure victory. Squad up with 3 friends and join others to become a team of 16.
• Strategize among squads to cover different areas and be the first to secure tactical advantages such a war cannons, ballistae, and siege engines; each squad will need to pull their own weight to ensure the whole team’s victory.
BECOME A HERO
• Gain supernatural powers by transforming into powerful heroes known as Immortals.
• Step onto the battlefield as a soldier and evolve into an Immortal to unleash magical havoc and mayhem on a completely different scale. Test out each Immortal to change up your gaming experience.
DRESS TO KILL
• Customize your character to be the most lavish knight on the field. Victories guarantee stunning rewards that allow you to shine and march forward into battle in style.
• Choose between medieval, fantastical, and also tactical gear styles for a truly unique look you’ll love, and enemies will envy.
SOUNDS OF STEEL
• Experience the sounds of beauty and devastation with an all-new original soundtrack for Warhaven, composed by award-winning maestro Inon Zur.