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Wild West Online to get full Steam release in May

Wild West-themed action MMO, Wild West Online, will be released on Steam next month.

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Wild West-themed action MMO, Wild West Online, will be released on Steam next month.

It’s a good time to be a fan of stories set in the Wild West, what with Westworld currently back on our screens, and Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption 2 set for release later this year. And now, hopefully, you can add Wild West Online to that list.

Featuring a mix of open-world exploration, territory capture, PvP combat, and PvE missions, Wild West Online has quietly been building an audience since its low-key unveiling last year. The game is now set to cross the frontier from Early Access to a full Steam release on May 10, 2018.

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Wild West Online’s early access playing community been diligently feeding into the development of the game over the past year, with many features and gameplay ideas being added as a direct result.

At launch, new players will be able to select between two rival factions looking to dominate the Old West. These factions will then compete in a series of territorial confrontations and side missions. Those looking for a more leisurely existence – like me – can hunt, farm, cook, be a trader, or buy a deed for farm.

The Steam release will also see the addition of several public PvP events, new PvE quests, and more NPC missions.

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Despite questions over the game’s development remaining, Wild West Online’s current player base seems enthusiastic – based on forum comments at least – and we’re hopeful that the end product will live up to its potential.


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