NCsoft announces the official European launch of City of Heroes, the
Spandex-clad MMORPG developed by Cryptic Studios:
Tuesday 1 February
2005/... NCsoft™ Europe is pleased to announce the arrival of City of Heroes™
Deluxe Edition in stores throughout Europe this week, exclusively for PC.
"We are extraordinarily happy with how well the European Beta went," says
Sebastian Vidal, COO, NCsoft Europe. "Feedback has been overwhelmingly positive,
and we are looking forward to a similarly successful retail launch."
NCsoft is going all out with the City of Heroes Deluxe edition. This expansive
release exclusive to European gamers contains many bonus extras including -
among other things - all three game content updates (Issues 1-3), a stunning
88-page comic digest, and serial codes to unlock an in-game Prestige Power,
unique cape (available for Level 20 characters) and VIP badge.
City of Heroes has an s.r.p. of £29.99 / €39.99. Monthly subscriptions will be
£8.99 / €12.99 with discounts available for three-months £23.99 / €34.99 and
six-months £44.99 / €64.99.
NCsoft will also be making collectable City of Heroes Game Time Cards available.
Game Time Cards will allow players without credit cards to play for 60 days at
£17.99 / €25.99, and come in three different designs.
More information on City of Heroes and City of Heroes Deluxe edition is
available at the official European web site: