<Source : YouTube – Tartaros Online Gameplay >
Tartaros Online, a fantasy MORPG developed by InTiv Soft and published in Korea through WeMade Entertainment, is starting its official service in Thailand on October 21st. Serviced through Winner Online, a Thai-based game publisher that has previously published Seal Online and Ace Online, Tartaros Online has gone through several localization processes to suit Thai gamers’ tastes. A strong Thai flavor was added to the look of the game as well as characters’ accessories. Tartaros.winner.co.th is Tartaros Online‘s website in Thailand. Winner Online’s game portal, winner.co.th, has over 8 million registered members, and the number is continually rising as Thai online game market has also been showing a high growth rate over the past few years; The overall game user population as well as the number of PC rooms are steadily increasing in Thailand. Korean online games are driving forces behind the explosive market growth as more than half of online games serviced in Thailand are imported from Korea.
WeMade Entertainment and Winner Online signed publishing contracts for Tartaros Online last November, and since have been working together to better fit the local market of Thailand, taking such factors as Thailand’s internet infrastructure and PC environment into consideration. Before the official launch, CBT of Tartaros Online was carried out for 6 days from October 14th to 19th. On 17th, there was also a “Tartaros Online PvP Event” during Bangkok International Game Festival, through which Tartaros Online drew attention and spawned out anticipation for Thai gamers.
Tartaros Online is an online version of the successful PC Title Tartaros. Its gameplay is focused on an action-packed PvP system and impressive game scenario that reminds users of a movie. In Japan, Tartaros Online recorded a PCU of 10,000, receiving much attention from Japanese players. Having been exported to Taiwan, Japan, and Thailand already, Tartaros Online is expanding its presence in Asia as it attempts for success in the Asian market.