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ArchLord (Windows)

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Description

ArchLord is a Massive Multiplayer Online Game set in the fantasy realm of Chantra. The world environment has 5 distinct areas to explore depicting the elements fire, spirit, earth, water and air.

Choose to play one of three races: Human, Moon Elf or Orc. Each race has eight different classes with varied features and skills to master during the game. Find exotic armour, weapons, spells and fight a multitude of monsters. Various quests can be undertaken by the solo player to help build experience. There are also guild battles with other players as a large group against an opposing army or even another guild.

The ultimate goal is to become "ArchLord", ruler of the realm, which can be attained by those with very high experience and prowess during battle. During each 3 week reign as ArchLord, the player will possess unique abilities, weapons, skills and items. After the term expires, another player will take over as Archlord.

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The Press Says

GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) Nov 08, 2006 84 out of 100 84
PC Powerplay Sep, 2006 73 out of 100 73
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Nov, 2006 70 out of 100 70
GameZone Dec 05, 2006 6 out of 10 60
PC Games (Germany) Oct 23, 2006 57 out of 100 57
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 2006 55 out of 100 55
Play.tm Oct 30, 2006 46 out of 100 46
Fragland.net Nov 16, 2006 45.5 out of 100 46
Pelit Jan, 2007 33 out of 100 33
Gaming Nexus Nov 30, 2006 2.6 out of 10 26

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Trivia

Publisher change

In September 2009 it was announced Codemasters had not renewed its contract to operate free-to-play MMO ArchLord in North America and Europe. The Korean publisher Webzen stepped in to keep it running in the West. The change of publisher and shift of servers happened on 2nd to 3rd October 2009.

References to the game

ArchLord is extensively used in the plot of the Belgian movie Ben-X. The autistic protagonist Ben uses the game as a refuge for the real world where he has trouble coping with his limitations and the bullying of his schoolmates. The game was altered and prepared for the movie by the developers.

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Jeanne (75617) added ArchLord (Windows) on Jul 21, 2007