Atlus Online Does Steampunk With Neo Steam

Atlus Online has revealed the first game to be offered on the new online community, JoyImpact's massively multiplayer online steampunk game Neo Steam: The Shattered Continent.

Announced earlier this month, Atlus Online is a community portal for fans of Atlus games and anime, which will feature a wide variety of online games for the community to participate in. The first of said games has now been revealed as Neo Steam: The Shattered Continent, developed by JoyImpact and licensed to Atlus by HanbitSoft. It's 19th-century steam-based technology versus magic in a world where two nations battle it our over a resource called Neo Steam. Players will choose a faction, class, and a special customizable pet that acts as their guide as they explore the game world, even using special abilities to assist in battles.

"With an engaging, steampunk-inspired storyline and aesthetic, Neo Steam: The Shattered Continent is a fresh take on the standard ‘fantasy' MMO game genre," said Shinichi Suzuki, president and CEO, Atlus. "Atlus Online is excited to bring this popular game in its new incarnation to a wide range of players around the world. Neo Steam: The Shattered Continent is a great first entertainment experience to lay the foundation of the unparalleled content and unmatched social interaction planned for the Atlus Online portal."

Players interested in knowing more can visit the game's official website at http://neosteam.atlusonline.com to look at pretty artwork until Atlus gives us more information.