Wakfu Announces Premium Benefits Business Model
Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX interactive entertainment products in the Americas, and ANKAMA, an independent digital creation group and developer, today revealed the premium membership benefits for their upcoming tactical MMORPG, WAKFU. Available February 29, 2012, WAKFU will launch as a free download from the official site and include with it a significant amount of gameplay content to experience at no cost.
For players who want to experience all that WAKFU has to offer, a monthly subscription fee of $6.00 will provide players access to a variety of premium content, including the ability to: reach the highest levels; explore all available game areas; master all 16 professions; create and join guilds; and even become the next governor. In addition, from now until February 27, early subscribers will be generously rewarded with exclusive bonus content including customizable pets and equipment sets and a one-of-a-kind pioneer outfit – easily identifying their character as one of the very first to set foot into the World of Twelve. Both free and premium membership players will have access to WAKFU’s microtransaction-based store, which will allow players to enhance their experience with the purchase of cosmetic items.
Exclusive WAKFU Premium Membership Benefits:
Raise to the highest levels possible
Access to all nations and territories
Access to all dungeons
Ability to create and join guilds
Access to fast public transportation
Learn and master all 16 crafting and harvesting professions
Access to in-game currency
Directly impact the world’s ecosystem
Vote and or run for public office
Participate in PvP battles and conquer new lands
Greater variety of emotes, expressions and tricks
Exclusive rewards for upgrading and renewing premium membership
With 12 distinct, completely customizable character classes to select from and a variety of missions and turn-based combat to engage in, WAKFU takes place in a vibrant and immersive anime art style world where players’ choices are paramount and actions directly impact a continuously evolving ecosystem. Featuring a rich political system, players can defend their nation against enemy attacks, conquer new territories, vote, elect government officials and even run for governor!