Press Release

Star Vault’s MMORPG Mortal Online 2 Awarded Epic MegaGrant to Bring the Future of MMORPG Experiences to Life in Unreal Engine 5

Goes from strength to strength after allocation of an Epic MegaGrant hugely boosts project's prospects.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Star Vault is thrilled to announce they are the most recent recipient of the esteemed Epic MegaGrant. Awarded by Epic Games, this substantial grant will support Star Vault’s MMORPG Mortal Online 2 in its next phases, including the transition to Unreal Engine 5.

"Our collaboration with Epic Games is of great importance to provide the best possible experience for our players in Mortal Online 2 and take the MMORPG genre to the next level" - Henrik Nyström, founder and CEO of Star Vault, in a comment.

About Mortal Online 2
Mortal Online 2 is a next generation, first-person, persistent sandbox MMORPG set in a fantasy world with a focus on immersion and deep game systems, where your individual reputation. The game caters to players of all shapes, sizes, and playstyles. Become a legendary crafter whose goods are traded across the globe. Study the art of combat and become a famous warrior. Explore areas never seen by other players. This is a world where your individual reputation is everything. No matter what path you decide to take, people will recognize you by the impact you’ve made on the world.

Mortal Online 2 is a persistent world, with no progress wipes or resets. Every player action becomes a part of the world’s shared history. In Mortal Online 2, players are never truly free from danger. There are no specific PvP or safe zones, only an open, realistic world where you are free to choose your own path. Experience true, real-time combat where outcomes are decided by skill rather than levels or gear. Build your own house, create a guild, construct a keep and forge an empire. With enough power, violence, or diplomacy, you and your allies may rule an entire nation. Please visit for more information.

About Epic Games & Unreal Engine
Launched in 2019, Epic MegaGrants is a $100 million program to globally accelerate the work of talented teams and individuals working with Unreal Engine, 3D graphics tools, and open-source software. Epic Games' Unreal Engine is the world's most open and advanced real-time 3D tool. Creators across games, film, television, architecture, automotive and transportation, advertising, live events, and training and simulation choose Unreal to deliver cutting-edge content, interactive experiences, and immersive virtual worlds.

For more information please contact:
Henrik Nyström, CEO
Email: [email protected] 

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