Shot Online Articles
Webzen has announced that Shot Online is heading to Steam in celebration of its 14th anniversary. The classic golf game will arrive on January 22nd and will provide competitive players with something "more than just an online sports game". Webzen will continue its robust development cadence and will be "supporting new players by providing various packages that contain valuable items".
Webzen is celebrating a decade of Shot Online, most notably with an update later this week. EU players will see new content arrive on October 24th, while NA players will see the update drop on October 25th. Major aspects of the patch include an updated course selection UI as well as three brand new game modes, EXP, Drop and NG Courses. In EXP/NG courses, players will receive enhanced drop rates for both.
Shot Online: World Championship for mobile devices has started closed beta testing. It is a mobile adaptation of Shot Online and allows players to experience golf in real-time in a multiplayer environment. World Championship brings three game modes to mobile players including Betting Challenge, Academy and Event Matches.
The latest update has been deployed to Webzen's golf simulator Shot Online. In this patch, high end players at level 200+ will be able to take part in the Honor Pro system that unlocks up to 2200 Expert Skills through earning Honor Points to unlock them. In addition, new motions can be unlocked, new portrait frames for Honor Pros and special clothing options have been added.
On March 15 Shot Online will be updated with a huge content expansion that brings more than 5000 minutes of gametime to players. The content includes 160 quests, special AI bots that allow players to benefit from party experience gains. To celebrate the release, the team will be hosting a number of in-game events to boost characters to higher scenario levels.
GamesCampus has announced that they are holding a charity event in Shot Online to support of ALS research. For every player who completes the 18-hole Sasori course, GamesCampus will donate one dollar to the Driving 4 Life organization.
Gamescampus has announced the winners of the Shot-Online Challenge at the 2008 Regional Game and Game World Championship, who will get to compete in the Grand Final Championships in Korea.
To celebrate Memorial Day, two in-game events have been scheduled in Shot Online. The first is the “Memorial Day Mission Event” where players can complete special missions to earn extra experience while on the course. The second event is a sale at the Item Mall.
Gala-Net has announced that they have partnered with OnNet to announce the launch of Shot-Online through the gPotato gaming portal. To promote the event, the Shot Online Item Malls will have several unique limited edition items and they will be holding a Fast and Furious tounament.