Westward Journey Online 2
Posted on 2010-10-08 18:14:39 BJT, by Mickey Yang
Westward Journey Online II is a MMORPG developed and run by NetEase. After its initial release it began experiencing serious technical problems and was closed for reworking, to be reopened several months later as "Westward Journey II".
Another MMORPG, Fantasy Westward Journey, uses the same engine with a different graphical style. Westward Journey is one of the most popular online games in China, with a peak concurrent user count of 588,000 as of March 2005 and with over 56 million registered accounts, ranking it in the top 3 MMORPG games in China at the time.Registered users reached 83 million by July 2006.
"Westward Journey Online II" is based on the famous and romantic Chinese classical fiction 'Journey to the West', and the well-known film by Stephen Chow. It possesses of Chinese traditional painting style, with a touching story and well balanced game systems, it has become the most popular online game among all the China made online games.