Snail Games Goes Steampunk At E3 2013 With Upcoming MMORPG Black Gold

Posted by on May 29, 2013 at 8:50 am




New Content for Age of Wushu and the Unveiling of Two Games

Round Out Company’s Presence


LOS ANGELES – May 29, 2013 – Snail Games today announced its product lineup for the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2013 in Los Angeles June 11-13. Attendees will have the opportunity to get hands-on demonstrations of Black Gold, the upcoming steampunk, massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), and future expansion content from Age of Wushu, the acclaimed martial arts-themed MMORPG.

Additionally, Snail Games revealed two more games in development — MMO dance game Music Soul and post-apocalyptic action RPG Solar Tempest, Snail Games’ first title featuring single-player mode. Both games will appear for the first time in limited appearances within the Snail Games E3 booth.

“As our portfolio expands and continues to push MMO boundaries, this year’s E3 lineup serves as a significant stepping stone for our ongoing global expansion,” said Shi Hai, Founder and Chairman, Snail Games. “The titles showcased in our booth are representative of Snail Games’ overall mission — to bring rich, immersive online interactive experiences to fans of all genres, whether it be steampunk, fantasy, fighting or even dancing.”

Snail Games will be in Booth #5222 in the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center. Booth attendees will also receive Black Gold beta trial keys for early game access and Age of Wushu in-game item scratchcards.

Snail Games’ full E3 lineup:



Inspired by the myths and fairytales throughout Northern Europe, Black Gold combines the magic-filled world of fantasy with the mechanized, gothic world of steampunk. Players will be able to trigger more than 3,000 dynamic events and actions that can change the game world. Additionally, characters will have the ability to change forms and drive giant armored mechs in combat, creating a variety of fun and different encounters for both PvE and PvP experiences. Black Gold also features cross-genre gameplay, including both first-person (FPS) and third-person shooter (TPS) elements.

Availability: Fall 2013
ESRB Rating: RP
Platform: Windows PC


Experience a sneak peek at Age of Wushu‘s upcoming expansion, Legends of Mount Hua, with new content releasing beginning July 2013. A unique, versatile sandbox experience, Age of Wushu transports players to a martial arts world, set in the Ming Dynasty of ancient China. Players will master various martial arts disciplines as they explore ancient China, delving into their character’s unique story and facing the consequences of every action without the crutch of MMO staples like levels and classes.

Availability: Now / Expansion: Content releases begin July 2013

ESRB Rating: M for Mature

Platform: Windows PC



Music Soul, an MMO dance game, marks Snail Games’ arrival within the music genre. The game features nine cutting-edge game modes, including spirit, competitive and lightning round dance modes.

Availability: TBA

ESRB Rating: RP

Platform: Windows PC



Solar Tempest is a post-apocalyptic action RPG arriving as Snail Games’ first venture to include a rich and diverse single-player experience to complement fully featured online gameplay. Players can engage each other on stark battlefields through multiplayer, or struggle against a dynamic environment dominated by ruthless enemies in single-player.

Availability: TBA

ESRB Rating: RP

Platform: Windows PC



Snail Games USA
Based in Los Angeles, Snail Games is committed to delivering the highest-quality interactive experiences to gamers worldwide. To learn more about Snail Games, please visit:
Snail Game China

Named as one of the “Top Game Developers Worldwide,” Snail Game is a leading developer of MMO and interactive online games in China. Founded in October 2000, Snail Game’s growing library of titles includes Age of Wushu5 StreetAge of ArmorVoyage CenturyHeroes of Gaia, and the upcoming MMORPG Black Gold. Snail Game’s wildly popular titles are currently sold and distributed worldwide. To learn more about Snail Game, please visit:

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