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TERA, previously known as TERA Online, is gearing up for a worldwide console release this year on PS4 and Xbox One.

The entire UI and pretty much every system has been reworked for consoles, including a revamped lock-on mechanic, class-based controls, full streaming features baked-in day one, and native voice chat. For those of you who haven't played TERA before it's an action-centric MMO with an emphasis on character movement, with the added gimmick of battles against Big Ass Monsters (BAMs) in addition to the typical dungeon run trappings of the genre.

The below video does a decent job of explaining what's been upgraded for the console edition, which is set for the "spring" of this year. I used to play TERA quite a bit, but got swept back up into World of Warcraft and eventually, the launch of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Given how few console MMOs are out there this is a great chance for me to dive back in.

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