Elsword is a free-to-play, online action RPG that uses classic side-scrolling game mechanics in an immersive manga inspired world.
User reviews:
Mixed (79 reviews) - 54% of the 79 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Mostly Positive (5,368 reviews) - 79% of the 5,368 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Jul 2, 2014

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May 16

Show off Your Achievements and Get Ready to Start a New Season of PVP League!

Hey adventurers! We’ve got tons of new stuff coming in for you tomorrow. Better prepare right now so you don’t miss out on all of the fun things and rewards we’ve got lined up for you! But first, a few reminders: Today is your last day to qualify for the sweepstakes. Remember, playing Elsword, Aisha, and Rena for 1 hour gives you a chance to win swag and TONS of K-Ching! Today’s also the last day to claim your 600 Days Event rewards. Just log-in and claim it. Who doesn’t want rewards just for logging in? No one! And as always cool and amazing stuff will line the shelves of our beloved Item Mall tomorrow so the shopaholic in you can run wild!

PVP League Season 2
Tomorrow is the beginning of the new PVP Season! Will the past season’s champions still reign or will new players claim the throne? Don’t forget to read up on more info regarding the balancing of some characters’ skills. Watch out!

Achievement System
If you’re looking for some side activities to do, we’ve got the game update for you with the new Achievement System! Get rewards and achievement points when you complete the tasks!

Attendance Event
Consumables, pets, mounts, and more await when you log-in for 20 minutes every day for 2 weeks! You can also get more rewards when you complete the milestone days of 5, 10, 15, and 20 by logging in consecutively!

Item Mall Goodies

These Charming Maid/Servant Boxes will have the chance to yield two types of the cutest maid and butler costumes and accessories ever! Plus, get the chance to receive the matching maid and butler sit motion that’s sure to sweep you off your feet! Get it tomorrow!

You’ve got the power! Or at least the visuals to scare off your enemies until you actually do get the power. Don one or all three Awakening Effects for maximum fear-inducing capabilities when it comes out tomorrow!

That’s all for now folks~

See y’all in game!

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May 9

Dance Your Way to the Top, Fight to Become the Last Team Standing or Spend Your Lazy Days with Cats!

Heya adventurers! How are you liking our anniversary events so far? Pretty epic, huh? A bunch of Ruchis told me that we still have a few players who have not joined yet! Well, if you’re still planning your masterpiece, don’t think too hard because this event and all its sweet, sweet rewards only lasts until next week! We also have a new PVP Mode for everyone to enjoy. It’s going to be super fun and exciting, so watch out for it and get ready to test it out! And as always, don’t forget to wander into in the Item Mall tomorrow to ogle at the new awesome stuff coming in!

PVP Winner’s Match
Take down your opponents in this fast-paced PVP mode! You and your random team mate as well as your opponent’s team must battle with each other until one team wins four times first! If this doesn’t get your adrenalin pumping, then nothing will!

Item Mall Goodies

Dance your way into people’s hearts with costumes and smooth moves inspired by award-winning Kpop group, B1A4. Show the people of Elrios what a Sweet Girl/Sweet Guy can do!

If cuteness can kill, then this extremely adorable Cat Sit-Motion can commit mass murder. Sit in a fluffy cat chair, surrounded by cats and you’re on cat heaven!

The Dark Chaser is your cool, new futuristic ride! Traverse distant paths and look extremely cool while doing so. Get it tomorrow!

Reminisce the good ol’ days with Rose as she sits down in a whimsical, forest-y Tree Stump of Memories. Add one more relaxing motion to Rose’s arsenal tomorrow!

Give Ain a new set eyes and turn his personality around! Give him Red Eyes for a bit of menacing flair, or Chic Eyes for that cold and stoic personality!

That’s all for now folks~

See y’all in game!

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"A great experience right from the beginning — there is so little downtime that you'll find yourself pulling off combos in no time. Combat is where the game truly shines."

“Winner: 2011 Best Sidescroller”

"Top 3 Action Games - Reader's Choice"
--MMO Site

“Beautiful, 3D stylized scenes cleverly accented with manga charm.”

Aisha's Birthday Celebration

Elsword is celebrating 6 years this year, and boy has a lot happened to this loveable hot-headed redhead in that time!

Celebrate Aisha's birthday (May 4th) by learning more about this character and participating in some awesome events, all about Aisha! http://elsword.koggames.com/6th-anniversary/

Revamp Rollout

We've updated and improved some important game content and mechanics. Game Revamp, Guild Revamp, Item Lock System, and a Balance Revamp.

Learn more here: http://elsword.koggames.com/revamp-rollout/

About This Game

Elsword is a free-to-play, online action RPG that uses classic side-scrolling beat ‘em up gameplay mechanics and deep customization to bring a unique manga experience to life.

In Elsword, you star in your own comic book while experiencing all the excitement of a massively multiplayer online game. Get ready for fast-paced gameplay, stunning animation, and epic bosses. Whether conquering hordes of enemies in dungeon runs or showing off your skills in the PvP arena, Elsword is the most intense free-to-play action RPG to date.

Key Features

•Co-Op Gameplay - Party-up with friends to explore over 50 unique and beautifully rendered dungeons, towns, and secret levels.
•Unique Characters, Unique Stories- Players can choose from nine customizable characters, each their own unique story, play style and special skills to develop.
•Skill-Based PVP Combat- Elsword offers intense and strategic PvP with matchmaking and multiple competitive modes. Challenge your friends in matches of up to 8 players at a time.
•Customize like Crazy- Each character features multiple job changes, dozens of skills and endless opportunities for customization. Create or discover your personal look.
•Community Support- Constant game updates, item and content expansions, and special events including GM Livestream play sessions, community contests and PVP Tournaments are all a part of the Elsword experience.

System Requirements

    • OS:Windows XP
    • Processor:Intel/AMD 1GHz
    • Memory:Above 1GB
    • Graphics:Nvidia GeForce 5 Series
    • DirectX®:9.0c
    • Hard Drive:3GB Space in the hard disk
    • OS:Windows 7 or higher
    • Processor:Intel/AMD 2GHz or higher
    • Memory:Above 2GB
    • Graphics:Nvidia GeForce 7 Series
    • DirectX®:11 or higher
    • Hard Drive:4GB Space in the hard disk
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