Will the Rise of Tiamat spell the end for adventurers in Neverwinter?
Perfect World Entertainment Inc. today announced the availability of Neverwinter: Rise of Tiamat. This is the newest module for the action MMORPG set in the Dungeons & Dragons Forgotten Realms universe from Wizards of the coast.
Neverwinter: Rise of Tiamat follows the events of the fourth Neverwinter module, Tyranny of Dragons and the Siege of Neverwinter event. Now players will be able to venture to the Well of Dragons, a brand new adventure zone that has been ransacked by the Cult of the Dragon. You will need to band together with other adventurers to battle one of the most fearsome villains in Dungeons & Dragons, the deadly Tiamat.
Rob Overmeyer, executive producer of Neverwinter, stated, “Our team is extremely pleased to bring Tiamat to Neverwinter, as she is one of the most iconic villains in Dungeons & Dragons lore. s goal of delivering a quality Dungeons & Dragons and gameplay experience.”
“Seeing the Tyranny of Dragons storyline come to life in Neverwinter is exciting for D&D players and the chance to face off against Tiamat is the perfect climax to the storyline”, added Nathan Stewart, brand director of Dungeons & Dragons. “Rob and his team at Cryptic continue to deliver great experiences and I can’t wait to see what they do for their next module.”
In addition to the deadly foe and new adventure zone, Neverwinter: Rise of Tiamat brings the Soulbinder paragon path for the Scourge Warlock class. This grants Warlocks the ability to drain the very life out of enemies and utilize it for more powerful strikes. Also, high level players will be able to gather new pieces of artifact gear for four different equipment slots: Neck, belt, main hand, and off-hand.
Will Tiamat be victorious, or will some brave adventurers manage to defeat the powerful villain?