Webzen, a global games developer and publisher, today announced that the first Closed Beta for its mobile MMORPG, MU: Origin, will start on Google Play on the Android mobile platform on the 25 January. MU Origin’s game system, user interface and splendid graphics are optimized for mobile devices. The game truly allows players to experience a PC-quality 3D MMORPG while on the move.


Since MU: Origin was officially launched in Korea back in April 2015, it was ranked the No. 1 game of the local Google Play and App Store top-grossing charts. MU: Origin was also ranked the No. 1 game of App Store’s top-grossing charts in China, with more than 120 million accounts in the country. With over 20 million downloads on Google Play Store in Korea, displaying its strengths in Asia.


From 12 January through to 31 January, any Android phone or tablet user who can access to Google Play and a compatible device in Europe, North and South America can sign-up to try the game during Closed Beta phase on the official MU: Origin website. Only a handful will be selected to take part in the first Closed Beta phase, which will be running from 25 January until 31 January.