MMORPG.com: For the uninitiated, what is Chaos Heroes Online?
Chaos Heroes Online is a popular fast-paced action packed MOBA coming from South Korea.
MMORPG.com: The MOBA genre has quickly become saturated over the last few years. What sets Chaos Heroes Online apart from its peers?
Chaos Heroes Online is true to the roots of the original Dota: Chaos map, resulting in an intense RTS (real-time strategy) gameplay, accentuated by the set time limit in each match of 50 minutes. The game also includes powerful consumables priced at low cost ensuring accessibility to everyone as well as new tactics available via innovative map mobility.
MMORPG.com: Can you deny creeps or towers?
No, it is not possible.
MMORPG.com: What game modes are available? Are there multiple maps?
Regular matchmaking, Custom games and Deathmatch mode will be available. Deathmatch mode provides a different map than the other two, and also offers a completely different pace and dynamic gameplay.
MMORPG.com: Does Chaos Heroes Online feature any sort of out of game progression? If so, is this progression earned entirely via play? Or is it available for pay?
Chaos Heroes Online features “out of game” progression through quests and an advanced crafting system. Quests allow the player to gain additional in-game currency and other nifty rewards by completing challenges.
Items can be acquired by playing, participating in events, opening random reward boxes and can also be bought in the shop using in-game currency.
MMORPG.com: How does the game's business model work? Do players purchase heroes individually a'la League of Legends? Are all heroes free similar to DotA 2? Something else?
The monetization model of Chaos Heroes Online is similar to League of Legends. The players are given a free set of heroes at the beginning of the game and upon completing tutorial. On top of that there will also be a weekly free hero rotation.
MMORPG.com: What plans, if any, do you have for eSports with Chaos Heroes Online?
It is in the works! Chaos Heroes Online is already active in the eSports scene in Korea – We are planning on bringing it to other countries. Stay tuned!
MMORPG.com: Finally, when can players get their hands on this game?
There will be a closed beta opening this fall. Players can register today at chaosheroes-online.com.