Kingdom Heroes is a free online strategy MMORPG published by Aeria Games while powered and supported by USERJOY Technology. The game was announced early in 2010, but only a teaser site is available now, and you can signup for beta access newsletter.
The game is based on Chinese epic Three Kingdoms Warring history, and you star as a general and lead your troops to conquer and fight the other cities and camps.
Kingdom Heroes allows players to recruit and customize NPC soldiers to create their own armies, do battle ship-to-ship, defend player cities, and conquer enemy strongholds, using all variety of ships, mounts, troops, and siege engines.
The game also includes a robust character customization system, branching classes and talent trees, a player-based economy, instanced battlefields, and global PvP events where players vie for control of player-controlled territory and cities.
Become a legendary hero as you lead your troops into battlegrounds that span both land and sea. Lay siege to enemy territory and defend your kingdom.
Large Scale Kingdom War
Choose one of three factions and participate, if you desire, in a recurring, full-scale, player vs. player (PvP) battle for control of territory across the entire world map. NPC troops, mounts, ships, and siege engines.
Rule and Conquer Player Cities
Do you fancy yourself a brutal warlord or a savvy politician? Maybe both! Organize a group of players, capture a city, and administer it any way you see fit. Be wary – there are others who will look to wipe you off the map.
Control an Army
As you rise through the ranks of your faction, you earn the respect of your peers. Recruit and customize a variety of NPC soldiers, and build your own personal army. Individual EXP, formations, and specialties.
Dominate By Land and Sea
Organize your very own crew of players and take to the seas in exciting ship battles. Up to eleven players can collaborate aboard the same upgradeable vessel. Raid enemy ships, blockade cities, and more.