Ensemble: gatheringNew players start by gathering wood and stone. Gathering nodes have a limited number uses and can be found throughout the world....
Ensemble: combatRight click on enemies to auto attack them. Remember to equip a weapon in your backpack before engaging wolves and other monsters....
Ensemble: levelsCombat, gathering, and building all earns experience for each category. After fighting, your character gains levels to increase hi...
Ensemble Online is a free sandbox MMO game developed and published by indie company Semiformal Studios. Players get to wander an open world without any restrictions or limitations, build structures anywhere they like, gather resources and engage other players in PvP wars for territory or just for fun. Ensemble Online has real time strategy features but the game world is persistent so users can safely resume their sessions even after logging out of the game. The huge open world map allows multiple play styles. For example, you can find a piece of unconquered land and start building your own settlement without any troubles from neighbors or you can go to the most crowded location and fight other players for resources.
Gameplay flexibility is one of the features that make Ensemble Online a unique game. Players that are into MMORPG games create a character, complete tasks to obtain XP and level up, learn combat skills and spells, forge armor and weapons (there’s also an upgrading system) and battle all sorts of creatures. If you’re oriented towards economic development then you should start a farm, expand it, establish treaties with other players and build an economic empire. Just make sure to have some towers to defend the farm against raids. Friendly players can team up and create strongholds with player driven economy and political system. The game world is great for exploration and adventurers will be rewarded for their travels. Ensemble Online players will soon find out that there are advantages and disadvantages no matter what path they choose. Wealthy farmers will be in need of not so rich warriors to defend plantations and harvesters may sell their gathering skills. This is a good way to balance the game and encourage player interaction.
All sandbox games are usually compared to Minecraft but not even Minecraft has it all and lore is one thing that is missing from the features list. Ensemble Online world has a backstory. Cidona is a prosperous city but unfortunately too small to house all its citizens. Beyond Cidona’s borders is a vast territory, rich in resources but filled with perils. Ensemble Online world is a mix between fantasy, steam punk and sci fi. Players should expect to see traditional fantasy creatures and steam powered constructs roaming the lands. Developers wanted to make Ensemble Online available to a large audience and the best way to achieve that was to make a browser MMORTS that can be played on Mac, Windows, Linux but also on mobile platforms.
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