Menace of the Underdark takes DDO players head-on into the famous and vast subterranean world, the Underdark! Today Turbine is unleashing it upon PC players worldwide, available on Steam or at http://underdark.ddo.com/.
“Today marks a major milestone as we release our first premium expansion to Dungeons & Dragons Online,” said Fernando Paiz, Executive Producer of Dungeons & Dragons Online, Turbine. “Menace of the Underdark delivers a wealth of content for our players and introduces significant engine upgrades that allow us to bring to life in a striking, visually impressive manner two of the most requested features, the new Druid class and access to the Forgotten Realms setting.”
In celebration, a brand new launch video to complete the behind-the-scenes series has been released!
Features of the new update:
Ø Three New Forgotten Realms Adventure Packs -- Featuring a multitude of epic adventures, unprecedented new wilderness areas with challenging objectives, a host of dungeons, and more!
- The King’s Forest: Explore deep into the King’s Forest and defend the village of Eveningstar from Lolth’s Drow legions.
- The Underdark: Venture down into the Underdark and confront Lolth’s elite followers in the Drow city of Sschindlyryn.
- The Demonweb: Journey to Lolth’s home plane, battle demon hordes and confront the spider goddess herself as you attempt to stop her scheme.
Ø Attain Epic levels to 25! -- Deadly battles and high-speed action continue as your advance your character to the Epic level 25!
Ø Introducing Epic Destinies -- Attain epic enhancements as you progress through levels 20-25!
Ø The Druid Class: Wield nature’s magic or transform into a powerful animal form as you play the all new shape-shifting Druid class!
Ø Eveningstar Challenge Pack: New challenge quests for levels 15-25!
For more information, visit http://underdark.ddo.com/ and be sure to check out our full gallery of Menace of the Underdark screenshots and concept art: