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ELYON’S NEW ARCHER CLASS ARRIVES WITH A HOST OF EVENTS AND REWARDS TO START 2022

Addition of Archer class hits the spot.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Amsterdam, The Netherlands — January 12, 2022 —  Elyon is kicking off the second week of the new year with the arrival of its brand new Archer Class, and a host of events, content rebalancing, Twitch Drops and more.

Elyon, developed by Bluehole Studio and published by Kakao Games, is set in a world of magic and technology, where factions battle to claim the mystical world of Elyon. With deep character customization, skill building, weapon choices, one-of-a-kind PvP, PvE and more, Elyon offers a rich, exciting experience for every play style.

Archers are a unique  and powerful ranged class which rain down deadly arrows on their enemies, draining their Energy via their remarkable abilities.The skillful application of their powers make them valued allies and dangerous foes.

In celebration of the Archer Class and its debut, Kakao Games is offering exclusive Twitch Drops from January 12-14, with a host of valuable in-game rewards available to those viewing participating Streamers. There will be an additional second series of drops celebrating the new year from January 14-24.

Visit here for Twitch Drop times and details. 

There will also be a series of in-game events with numerous rewards for players. These include a leveling event from January 12-24 for those picking up their bow and arrow as Archers for the first time, and the Beginner’s Joy event of the same duration for those just getting started in Elyon. For details on these events, news on class balance changes, new RvR content and much more, visit here

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About Kakao Games

Founded in 2016, Kakao Games is a leading publisher of online and mobile games, responsible for releasing titles including Pearl Abyss' Black Desert Online (serviced in North America and Europe until early 2021), KRAFTON’s PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (serviced in Korea), Bluehole Studio’s MMORPG Elyon (serviced in North America, Europe and Oceania), Kong Studios' Guardian Tales (serviced in North America, Europe, Latin America and Oceania), XLGAMES’ Moonlight Sculptor (serviced in North America and Europe) and ArcheAge (serviced in North America, Europe and Oceania), also developed by XLGAMES.

About Bluehole Studio

Based in Pangyo, Seongnam, Bluehole Studio is KRAFTON’s independent studio focused on MMORPGs. Known for TERA and Elyon, Bluehole Studio aims to bring fun and inspiration to the global user community, and to be recognized as a leading MMORPG game production studio. For more information, visit their website.

About KRAFTON, Inc.

KRAFTON, Inc. is a collective of independent game development studios brought together to create innovative and engaging entertainment experiences for gamers across the world. The company consists of PUBG STUDIOS, Bluehole Studio, Striking Distance Studios, RisingWings, and Dreamotion, each with its own unique expertise. KRAFTON is responsible for premier entertainment properties including PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, PUBG: NEW STATE, The Callisto Protocol, Elyon and TERA. As a technology-driven company that boasts world-class capabilities, KRAFTON seeks to expand its areas of business beyond games to multimedia entertainment and deep learning. For more information about KRAFTON, Inc., visit their website.

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