R2Games and Beijing Elex announced today that Excalibur will be released on American and European mobile gaming market. Both companies have been working together with one main goal, to bring this successful asian title to occidental players. This upcoming game will be the first side-scrolling action MMORPG on iOS as R2Games stated:
Excalibur will be the first side-scrolling action MMORPG on iOS. The cooperation and investment by both companies marks the highest licensing cost in acquiring a mobile game in China. Excalibur is the product of years of experienced development and design by developerLinekong, a heavyweight in the Chinese mobile action game market, which has garnered over 1.7 million monthly active users in the Asia-Pacific region and income in the tens of millions.
Excalibur will be a fantasy free-to-play MMORPG set in the realm of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. This innovative creation will mix features from two genres, combining a thrilling storyline with a powerful sense of action. Players will be able to explore the marvelous story of King Arthur and still be able to enjoy the wonders of a beat ‘em up combat system. Check the trailer here:
The release date is still unknown, nevertheless the company ensured that Excalibur will be compatible with iOS and Android systems.