- C9 US Champion going to G-Star 2012 in Korea
WEBZEN Inc. (WWW.WEBZEN.COM), the Next Generation of Free-to-Play Online Games, successfully hosted GNGWC C9 the Americas region championship held by Kocca in Los Angeles. On November 13th, Team ‘Ares’ has earned the ticket to Korea to compete in the GNGWC 2012 C9 World Championship, representing the Americas region. During the finals, Webzen held individual competition along with various events to audiences. The intense tournament finals and individual matches can be viewed at www.livestream.com/c9livestream. US champion team ‘Ares’, Europe champion team ‘Random’, along with Korea, Japan, and China champions will be invited to ‘G-Star’ held in Busan, Korea where the finals will take place to compete for the grand prize and the C9 World Champions title. Meanwhile, WEBZEN has implemented the new content ‘Mentoring’ system on November 11th to help new players to easily adapt to the game by encouraging and providing benefits for skilled high-level players to mentor new players. Jihun Lee, Head of Global Publishing, said, “We were excited to experience the enthusiasm towards C9 during the US final tournament in Los Angeles and we are looking forward to G-Star World Championship.” He also said, “We anticipate the new ‘Mentoring’ system to enhance the gameplay experience with various benefits provided to both new and existing players of C9.” More information about the Action RPG ‘C9’ and GNGWC World Championship can be found at the official Facebook community (www.facebook.com/C9Webzen) and website (c9.webzen.com).