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NCSoft confirms Western development of MMO Blade & Soul


Above you'll see the very first Western trailer for NCSoft's newest MMOROG, Blade & Soul. It's being developed for Western audiences by Team Bloodlust, the in-house studio based in NCsoft’s HQ in Seoul. The title is one of the top games in South Korea now, so NCSoft are bringing it our way.

They call it a mix of martial arts combat and Asian myth and folklore. Apparently, films like House of Flying Daggers and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon served as inspirationIt sounds like a fighting game with a story, in a huge world with thousands of others. 

Exact release timing for Blade & Soul has yet to be set. Stay tuned.

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