In line with the recent interview at MMORPG.com
, Lord of the Rings Online
's Jeffrey Steefel speaks in another interview with Ten Ton Hammer
regarding the plans to bring LotRO
to Korean audiences. This is something that has been discussed for quite a long time now
, but with the Korean release imminent, we now get into the details of this launch and what LotRO
hopes to offer to this specific audience.
One of the most important points made in this article is the projected number of players who could potentially be involved with this game at launch. While Steefel is reluctant to give figures, he says that with half the population of Korea playing online games (which would be a potential market of almost 37 million people
), "the numbers could be astounding,"