CJ Internet, publisher of Uncharted Waters Online (UWO) has announced that their closed beta test site in now open. Players admitted to the beta will be able to download the game client starting on August 20th in preparation for the closed beta testing that commences on Wednesday, August 25th. This beta will last until the 6th of September and will offer participants the -complete campaign-.
Uncharted Waters Online is a MMO set within the Age of Exploration as a romantic and historic fictional account of the era. Players will exist in a 15th century setting and make their own way in the name of the homeland chosen during character creation.
England, the Dutch Republic, France, the Spanish Empire, Portugal and the Republic of Venice are recruiting ship captains to sail the world, trading as a merchant, exploring, battling other players and joining large combat scenarios on the open seas.
Users will be allowed to explore from the tutorial to the furthest reaches of the world and back again. All ranks and elements will be open to the beta and there will be vast areas to explore and dominate.
The Uncharted Waters beta will allow players to register themselves to become a UWO Game Assistant (GA). GAs will be allowed to moderate and manage posts within CJ Internet’s forums. The full list of privileges for GAs will be announced upon the game’s advancement to open beta phase.