MU Online is an MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game) video game that is created by a Korean gaming company, Webzen. It was released in October 6, 2003 and designed in Webzen MU Studio. It is now available in Windows 98,ME,XP,Windows Vista, Windows 7,and Windows 8.The genre of this game is Isometric, where the players will have to jump over suspended platforms and walk over obstacles in order to explore the map. The game is set in a world of medieval fantasy.
Before entering the game, the player will have to choose 8 different classes. In order to gain XP(experience points) and to level up, players will have to fight against the monsters that is scattered throughout the map. Each monster has its own uniqueness, like the basics such as Goblins and Orcs to the expert’s level such as the Gorgon and Kundun. PvP(Player vs. Player) is available but discouraged. When a player attacks another player, they will fight for a limited time until one will remain victorious.
- Character classes
Players will have to choose 5 different classes as a start-up characters-Dark Wizard, Dark Knight, Elf, Magic Gladiator, Dark Lord. As they progress through the game, players can now unlock new 2 different classes-Magic Gladiator and a Dark Lord. Character cards can be purchased in order for the other characters to be unlocked-Summoner, Rage Fighter and Grow Lancer. Each character has its own skill set and items. As they gain experience points, characters will become stronger and gain access new spells, weapons, items, etc. Characters also have different kinds of magic and special abilities. They have the ability to enchant their weapons to increase any of their attributes. In order for this to happen, they need an adequate amount of (magic) points