1. When does the game release?
CBT1 in Korea is over, it lasted from August 24th until August 28th. CBT2 is over now it was held during 2017 Sept. 15th until Sept 24th. No ETA on CBT3.
Developers stated that after the Korean and Chinese launch, the international one will follow. The Korean version might release in 2018.
2. What is the maximum level?
There are three types of levels in Lost Ark Online: Combat, Life and Exploration, the maximum level for Combat is 60, the maximum level for Life professions is 30 and Exploration level maximum is still unknown.
3. When does the game release in “X” region?
Hard to say anything without official statements, Smilegate has 4 tests planned before releasing the game in Korea, shortly after this, the chinese version will follow(it might be cancelled though) and it is very likely that the game will get a western release too, hence the english files in the game. The game will be self-published by Smilegate in all regions.
4. Will the game be free-to-play?
It is very likely that the game will be a Free-to-Play title with cash shop microtransactions, according to Smilegate’s answers on media day back in 2016.
5. How many classes are in the game?
Lost Ark is planning to offer 18 subclasses and 6 base classes.
Warrior: Berserker, Destroyer, Warlord
Magician: Arcana, Summoner, Bard
Fighter: Battle Master, Infighter, Force Master
Gunner: Hawkeye, Devil Hunter, Blaster
Assassin: Shamanking, Pirate, Shadow
Specialist: Astrologer, Musician, Alchemist
6. Will the game release on consoles and/or Mac/Linux?
The game was only announced on PC yet, but after launch a mobile and console version might follow according to Tencent Games. No information on Mac and Linux yet.
7. What are the system requirements for Lost Ark?
|Item||Minimum specification||Recommended specification|
|Operating System(OS)||Window 7 SP1 or later (64-bit operating system only)|
|CPU||Intel i3 or higher||Intel i5 or higher|
|Graphics card||Nvidia GTX 460 or higher||Nvidia GTX 660 or higher|
|RAM||4GB or more||8 GB or more|
|DirectX||DirectX 9.0c or later (June 2010)|
8. Will the game be under NDA?
Closed beta tests have no NDA, you are free to create any type of media publication about the game.
9. How to get an account for the game’s korean version?
You will have to verify your registration with a korean phone number or an i-pin (korean social identifier), the closed beta tests are always a raffle, previous testers get instant access.
9. At what level I can create a Guild and what are the requirements?
You can create your own Guild at around level 30 after finishing Wall of Glory Story mission and the fee for creation is 10k gold. Guild names can’t be shorter than 2 characters or longer than 12 characters.