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Albion Online's next update “Into the Fray” launches June 8

'Into the Fray' update launches itself at customers next month.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Berlin, May 18, 2022Albion Online, the fantasy sandbox MMORPG developed by Sandbox Interactive, today announced the release of its next major content update - Into the Fray. This update brings an entirely reworked Magic Staffs weapon line, big improvements to Castles and Outposts, new 5v5 combat modes, Dynamic Events, and much more.


Key features:

 
  • New visuals, animations and spells for Magic Staffs
  • Portal Towns easing Outlands access
  • Castles have improved visuals and game mechanics
  • New ‘Crystal Arena’ and Non-Lethal Crystal League 5v5 modes
  • Dynamic Events offering short-term bonuses
  • Victory Emotes and Twitch Drops
  • Numerous Quality-of-Life Improvements

For more information, see the update page:
https://albiononline.com/update/into-the-fray


Check out our Dev Talk introducing the update:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-rUKu9vL1M

 
For more on Magic Staffs, see this Dev Talk:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maBakwP1mjk


For more information, please contact:

John Peck, Head of Content
Sandbox Interactive GmbH
[email protected]


 
About Albion Online
Albion Online is a sandbox MMORPG from Sandbox Interactive, set in the medieval fantasy world of Albion. Whether playing a hardened fighter, a farmer, a merchant or a master craftsman, in the player-driven world every single weapon and every single building is created by the players. Thanks to a "you are what you wear" system free from typical class restrictions, a skilled archer can instantly become a powerful mage, allowing players to define their own roles within the game world. Whether PvE, PvP or guild vs guild, every action in the game has a meaning… as well as consequences, as PvP battles in the danger zones of the game world are a "winner takes all" affair. 
 
Additional information on Albion Online can be found at:
Website:   https://albiononline.com/
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/albiononline
YouTube:    http://www.youtube.com/albiononlineofficial
Twitter:     https://twitter.com/albiononline
Twitch:   http://twitch.tv/albiononline
 
About Sandbox Interactive GmbH
Sandbox Interactive is a game development studio founded in 2012 in Berlin, Germany. The fifty-person strong team develops and operates the cross-platform sandbox MMO Albion Online. Sandbox Interactive follows the belief that the creation of your own world and interaction with other players are paramount to entertainment – and that these ideas are truly brought to life in the sandbox genre. With Albion Online, the studio has created a game that places compelling gameplay and the player experience squarely in the foreground.

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