Would you say there's a distinct lack of wuxia MMORPGs in your life at the moment? Then you might be interested in learning more about Moonlight Blade
, a wuxia game published by Tencent
and currently in the midst of its third beta test in China. Steparu recently discussed the beta test
, covering everything from missions and quests to character customization, with the caveat that the author doesn't speak a word of Chinese and has muddled through much of the game with the help of friends.
features three different combat modes based on player preference, ranging from traditional point-and-click gameplay to fully active combat. While the game looks gorgeous, according to the beta review it's still very buggy and the combat lacks some satisfying impact. Check out the full piece
if it seems like something you'd be interested in; there's no word on a Western release, but showing interest can't hurt.