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More 'Hack' Than Slash

Having given Age of Wushu and similar departures a try here and there, I felt that Swordsman Online could be the breath of fresh air I needed to cleanse my palate for a while of grittier, more frustrating affairs. And while it's certainly not perfect, completely polished, or even difficult (at least as far as the lower levels go so far) it's an interesting alternative to succumbing to games with subscription fees or steep entry costs.


Open Beta Begins

Fans of Swordsman Online will want to head to the game's official site to get started in the open beta. This phase of the Swordsman game development kicked off today, Thursday, July 3rd.


Open Beta Announced for July 3rd

Perfect World Entertainment has announced that the open beta for Swordsman Online will begin on July 3rd. Those who are currently participating in the closed beta will receive their rewards prior to the start of open beta. To celebrate the official announcement, Swordsman Online Product Manager Gabrielle Heiland narrates a special video to discuss the 'pillars' of the game and much more. Check it out!


Hero's Pack Purchase Grants Early Access

Perfect World Entertainment has announced that a new Hero's Pack is available for purchas for Swordsman Online. The pack grants several in-game items as well as early access to the open beta. The Hero's Pack retails for $59.99.


Can Perfect World Top Age of Wushu?

The North American closed beta for Perfect World’s Swordsman begins this week, and while we were in LA we sat down with the PWE team for a walkthrough of character creation, some background on the story, and then a brief hands-on demo.


New Trailer Reveals the Feel of the Game

Perfect World Entertainment has released a brand new trailer for Swordsman Online that give viewers a feel for what the game is and how it plays. PWE has set itself a lofty goal in stating that Swordsman Online is priming to be the best martial arts MMO on the market today.


Closed Beta to Kick Off June 16th

Perfect World Entertainment has announced that the first round of closed beta testing for Swordsman Online is expected to begin on June 16th. Interested players are invited to head to the official site to sign up for a chance to join the beta when it goes live.


Closed Beta Access Key Giveaway!

MMORPG.com and Perfect World Entertainment are pleased to give our community closed beta access to Swordsman the all new martial arts MMO containing fluid and action packed combat. Get your beta key now while supplies last!


Three Classes Spotted in New Trailer

The latest Swordsman Online trailer has been published that reveals three new classes that will be featured in the upcoming Perfect World Entertainment title. Shaolin, Five Venoms and the Zephyr School are shown. See what you think before posting in the comments.


New Trailer Shows Off Three Character Classes

A new Swordsman trailer has been released by Perfect World Entertainment that shows off three of the ten martial arts schools. The trailer features a bit of game play footage from each that shows the incredibly different battle styles.


Game Play & Lore Revealed in New Trailer

Perfect World Entertainment has released a new trailer for Swordsman, its recently-announced new MMO based on popular Chinese novels. The trailer features game play and a bit of lore behind the game. Check it out!


Gameplay & Lore Trailer

Perfect World Entertainment has released a new trailer for Swordsman, its recently-announced new MMO based on popular Chinese novels. The trailer features gameplay and a bit of lore behind the game. Check it out!


Inspired by Martial Arts, an Introduction to the Game

Swordsman was recently announced as making its move to the west by Perfect World Entertainment. We wanted to find out more about the game based on a popular Chinese wuxia novel and caught up with Producer Gabrielle Heiland. See what he had to say in this exclusive interview.