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Runes of Magic Celebrates Its 4th Birthday

Several Events Mark the Anniversary of the Long-Running Fantasy MMO

Karlsruhe, 19/03/2013 – The successful fantasy MMO Runes of Magic is now celebrating four years of operation. Throughout the birthday week, players will be offered all kinds of events and contests, during which they will receive valuable items and hefty bonuses for their characters. With around 8 million accounts and 12 million characters created in total, this Gameforge title is one of the most successful free-to-play MMORPGs in the genre. To this day, the adventurous world of Taborea continues to captivate players in Europe, Australia, and North America.

In-Game Events and Contests in the Birthday Week from 19th – 26th March

Runes of Magic players can look forward to a birthday celebration full of special events. In the Gift Swap, Taborean heroes have the opportunity to receive valuable items through trading with special NPCs, while the XP/TP/Drop Event offers generous bonuses on experience points, talent points, and the item drop rate. Under the motto, ”Let’s Celebrate!”, the community is called upon to post festive birthday screenshots in the Runes of Magic forum and on Facebook. Various desirable items will be awarded to participants who submit particularly impressive snapshots. Detailed information on all the birthday events can be found on the official homepage:

Four Years of Runes of Magic – A Success Story

Since the game was launched on the 19th of March 2009, the world of Taborea has continually been expanded and developed. The history of Runes of Magic now stretches over five substantial chapters, which guarantee countless hours of compelling adventure. With around 8 million accounts created, the game is one of the most successful free-to-play fantasy MMOs on the market. To date, players have created around 12 million characters – which is approximately the number of people living in the greater Paris area. Over the years, the title has won numerous awards, including the 2009 GameStar for Outstanding Price-Performance Ratio, the 2010 Gamona Readers’ Award “Best MMO”, and third place in the categories “Most Classic MMO” and “Favorite MMO” of the 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards by

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