"Ultima Online: Samurai Empire marks a new era in the world of UO," said Anthony Castoro, producer of Ultima Online. "By adding a new culture to the classic medieval European setting of Ultima Online, we've given the game a unique twist and a wide array of new things to see, do and experience."
Ultima Online: Samurai Empire offers a host of new features that include:
-- Samurai -- Become a Samurai master by committing to the art of Bushido, using powerful new skills and deadly weapons.
-- Ninja -- Join an elite Ninja clan by embracing the discipline of Ninjitsu, mastering stealth, deception, and the art of assassination.
-- A new continent - Explore the beautiful and dangerous Tokuno Islands, a Japanese-themed land filled with scenic housing areas, mythical creatures, monsters, dungeons, and more.
-- New treasure -- Adventurous players will be rewarded with new weapons, armor, clothing, house objects, magic and more.
-- New guild system -- Players can use a powerful new tool to create guilds, set up ranks, propose alliances, declare war on other guilds, and set win conditions.
Ultima Online: Samurai Empire, available now for the PC, is rated "T" (Teen) by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $29.99. More information can be found on the game's official website at www.uo.com/uose.