Lost Ark’s Artist Class to Launch April 2023, with 96 Player PvP Mode Coming in March
Lost Chest will receive a new advanced class, 96-player PvP mode, additional raids, and more in the first four months of 2023, Amazon Games has announced.
Of particular interest is the new Artist class coming in April. Artist will be the first “expert” class to be added to the Western version of the free-to-play MMORPG, and Amazon is revealing that it won’t be the last class to arrive in 2023 in its latest release. blog post. Using a giant paintbrush, the Artist acts as a support, but can also attack enemies directly with his giant brush or by drawing and summoning “holy beasts” to fight for him. .
However, Amazon made it clear that it worked with developer Smilegate RPG to make some visual changes to the female-only character class in preparation for its arrival in the West. The changes to the look and feel of the female-only classes in the game are an ongoing localization project by Amazon, which is also working with Smilegate RPG on this project. so many Lost Ark classes can be played as either male or female.
“Nothing related to the game will change for the Artist Class, but some skins will be modified to better align with Western standards,” Amazon’s roadmap states. “Specifically, leathers with short skirts will have extra shorts underneath the skirt, and other skins will have an adjusted trouser or tights length.”
A difficulty mode for the game Brelshaza raid added recently will also launch in April, along with a new Guardian raid that will pit players against King Kong-esque Hanumatan. In March, Lost Ark will receive a new 96-player PvP activity called Tulubik Battlefield, where teams of 48 players will battle to capture bases and side objectives. Matches will be held at specific times of the week and players need to reach Rank 5 and item level 1,490 to participate.
The new Rowen Continent will launch in February for players to explore and will require players to have the level 1,445 item to access the new story missions. After completing the Rowen quest line, players will be able to join a PvP faction. February will also bring a celebratory event to celebrate the launch of Lost Ark in the West. As previously announced, a Witcher crossover event coming in JanuaryThe player will team up with Geralt of Rivia to solve a mystery.
Lost Ark has proven to be a huge success for Amazon Games, which chose to localize and publish the Korean MMO in the West. The game has received a steady stream of new content throughout the year and is among the most played games on Steam since launch, even Break the record of concurrent players on the platform.
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