My Lands: MMO strategy game (MyLands)
My Lands online MMO strategy game
«My Lands» online mmo strategy game invites you to join the world where human beings are living side by side with magical creatures and races: Dark and Light Elves and powerful Demons. As a representative of one of such races you will be able to strengthen your city, collect resources and attack enemy settlements and villages. With a skillful strategic approach your possessions will become richer and more secure.
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To strive to the prosperity in this «MyLands» browser strategy game is particularly interesting because it has some nice features: the income, received as a result of city development or extracted in the battle, can be turned into completely real money. You can get your cash, earned in the Game, by withdrawing it into your account in some popular payment system. Thus online strategy game can give you not only a great pleasure but also quite tangible material support.
The development and strengthening of possessions in «My Lands» online mmo strategy game.
After registering in «My Lands» online mmo strategy game the first thing you need to do is to choose which race your character will belong to. Not only abilities and skills, but also living conditions and your city's appearance will be different for cruel Demons and courageous Knights, for Dark Elves and for Light Elves.
City of Humans City of Demons
City of Dark Elves City of Light Elves
To ensure the city development you've better start to study science, extract useful resources, provide housing for your citizens and organize trade. Your possessions are surrounded by high impregnable walls and until you are ready to get acquainted with the dangers of the world outside, you are not threatened. When you feel that your level of protection is high enough to do that you will open Gates yourself. As a result your abilities will become much wider, it will be more interesting, but in the same time more dangerous, to play the game: you will be able to attack your neighbors, but they can also become a threat to you.
With the development of your city you will be able to equip not only the area outside the city walls, but also the surrounding villages and even build new cities in the vast expanses of the Kingdom. The active life in the Kingdom involves lots of different breathtaking adventures: military operations and predatory attacks, spyware attacks and trading operations.
The source of «MyLands» world power – Black Pearl.
In the world of «My Lands» browser online mmo strategy game the most important and most valuable source of magical power is the Black Pearl. To get it in usual cities is an impossible task to do, so that only brave and enterprising heroes will be able to renew their reserves. You can find and procure the Black Pearl only in Salt Lakes, the considerable number of which «MyLands» online strategy game has. However, before making any plans about Black Pearl obtaining, first of all you must acquire such a Lake.
During your travellings you will meet rather dangerous places such as Ruins inhabited by horrible monsters. These bloodthirsty creatures attack players from time to time, so that you must always be prepared for that. On the other hand, if you win a victory over the monster, you can easily take the Black Pearl away from him.
You can also get the Black Pearl amicably by purchasing it for some gold in a market. But to act like this you should first of all achieve prosperity of your state and replenish its treasury. Subsequently, with the help of Black Pearls you can purchase some additional bonuses which will facilitate you to develop your city and state in future.
How to earn real money in online mmo game «My Lands»
It is really possible to do. A wonderful and amazing Black Pearl can be not only a game currency. You can also withdraw it to your virtual wallet in some popular payment system. This means that for your skillful management of the economy or for bravery and heroic adventures you can get your real income. That's how playing the online game can turn into source of money making.
Right after the registration passing the player gets some time to accustom and to get used to game rules. Then the player obtain a choice between two options: to play for free (in this case you will be able to use your treasures only inside the online strategy game) or to play for a paid subscription which you can gradually extend (in this case you will be able to withdraw your income, earned during the game, to your virtual wallet at Webmoney,PayPal payment system). So if you feel yourself strong enough to join the game and make money on it, then do it now! «My Lands» online strategy game is waiting for wise and enterprising governors!
- 1 History
- 2 Game Servers
- 3 Game Races
- 3.1 Fractions
- 4 Gameplay
- 4.1 Resources
- 4.2 Black Pearl
- 4.3 Forces
- 4.4 Heroes
- 4.5 Combat Missions
- 4.6 Non-combat Mission
- 5 Prizes and Awards
MyLands: black gem hunting is a browser game, developed by "Gravvit LLC" (Ukraine). One of the great features of this game is to convert the game coin to real money. My Lands refers to a type of MMOG. Languages of the script are Java and Flex, so it is not necessary to install the client. The only thing you should do to play is to open up your browser and connect to the Internet.
Game genre is military economical real-life strategy. Style – fantasy. Graphics of the game was inspired by Heroes of Might and Magic.
Initial development of the game lasted for four years from 2007 to 2010. During this time there was formed the conception of the game My Lands, drown basic graphical structures and worked out the basics of game interaction. In January 2010'Th the limited Alfa-test was started, it was named "Kingdoms". TOP-100 winners received an invitation to a VIP-server of beta-test "MyLands". So after opening the Alfa-test it was opened beta-test in Russian. It ran in April 2010 and was lasting for 3 month. By active help of beta-testers, the developers of "MyLands" managed to correct many of program, system or graphics mistakes. And also they have an opportunity to distribute the load on servers.
Official opening of Russian-language MMOG "My Land" with convertibility of game and real money was in July 2010'Th.
Now it is available 18 servers. They divided to:
- Minig (Flourishing Civilization)
- Military (Battles of Titans)
Also there are special PVP servers named "War of fractions"
- Minig type:
- Military Type:
On the minig servers players are protected from attacking by stronger player. It is made with "Ranks". On these servers there are also more re-captured outer territories and ruins in kingdom and the help of the Ancients lasted more for the newcomers.
"My Lands" contain 2 servers "War of fractions". They are not permitted for newcomers. To enter them you should do the chain of quests, after reaching the Rank Suzeren. These servers represented the war of fractions. By two sides fractions are settled. In the middle of the map located "Evil Resident" (the ruins were ЧЖ is collected). Another part of ЧЖ could be found in prize fund that would be separated between survived players of the fraction-winner.
Each server is individual game world that includes up to 15000 players.
There are 4 races in this game:
- Light Elves
- Dark Elves
Each race has a unique bonus in game for resource extraction and for characteristics of fighting units.
Light Elves – live in Magic Forests with high waterfalls. Race bonus – plus to resource extraction "Wood", unit bonus: Healing (resurrect +1 unit after battle)
Knights – lives on the Holy Lands. Race bonus - plus to resource extraction "Gold" and "Cereal", unit bonus: Porter (Bag capacity twice bigger)
Dark Elves (Drow) – lives in Cursed Forests. Race bonus - plus to resource extraction "Wood" and "Iron", unit bonus: Magician (reduce damage from the towers is 100%)
Demons – lives on Dead Earth. . Race bonus - plus to resource extraction "Stone", unit bonus: mercenary (up to 30% more attack power than other races)
As it was said, there are two fractions:
- Light (Light Elves and Knights)
- Dark (Dark Elves and Demons)
Assaulted player of your fraction, attacking group loses 25% of attack power. Assaulted player of your race – attacking group loses 50% of power attack and assaulter become Apostate for 7 days. Apostates could be attacked without losing attack power. Apostates are marked red on your map.
Gameplay based on interaction of 4 races and Battle of Fractions during registration player chooses the race and founded his first town, that could be developed.
- Learn sciences to allow construction of new buildings for resource extraction or army training.
- Trade with other players and buy things through the Market.
- Build and improve military units
- Inspect territory searching External Ownership (diggings, gold mines, mines, quarries and salt lakes) and the ruins in which Monsters protect resources and the Black Pearl.
All outer ownerships could be re-captured from other players, and ruins with monsters could be overcome to increase your resources and Black Pearl. You could also spy to another player and protect from spying. You could ruin enemy buildings and repair your own. Join with other players in the Unions and Clans to face the enemy. Your ally could be ranked as Deputy. He will have a permit to access oyur ownership, missions and mail (optional). The player also can establish new cities on cells with different terrayn (each terrayn gives the bonus to mining resources).
This game has 5 type of resources: Wood, Stone, Gold, Cereal and Iron. Also there is a special resource Black Pearl.
- Wood – produces by buildings: Central Building of the town, Woodcutter's Hut.
- Stone - produces by buildings: Stone-pit, Central Building of some outer territories.
- Gold - produces by buildings: Shop and mine, and the Central Building of some outer territories.
- Cereal - produces by buildings: Mill
- Iron - produces by buildings: Colliery, Central Building of some outer territories.
On a territory of the town resources could be extracted on 30% faster. Locations of such resources as: stone, metal, or cereals have a limited number of deposits. After depletion of the location, it is necessary to construct a building "Abundance bowl" to recover the location.
Resources are stored in the warehouse. The more warehouses - the more resources can be stored. Central building also has its own storage limit initially, which is added to the numbers and levels of built warehouses.
Being a free game, "My Lands" offer players paid services for game currency - Black Pearl.
Black Pearl is a special resource of this game because it could be converted to real money in your web-wallet on PayPal. (The withdrawal of money from the game is available with a subscription account with the conclusion (subscription)).
New player have a promo-period during which he can decide does he want to have an opportunity to the withdrawal money. This opportunity is available on any server at constant subscriptions.
Subscription could be paid on a monthly basis, as well as three, six or twelve months, but even if you pay the subscription, administration of the project completely unfounded may block funds withdrawal (for example the cause of block could be entry through the American server or IP address that administration considered to be suspicious and dangerous. Lock of withdrawal in this case will be made forever. Administration doesn't provide the address list.) Holders of subscription also receive improved interface, with additional amenities and extras. In addition to withdrawal, there is an opportunity to pay a subscription and other gaming services by the Black Pearl extracted in the game. Players with a subscription at any time can start playing for free without withdrawal. But play in a free mode and then change it to a subscription model with the withdrawal of money isn't possible.
Black Pearl can be extracted from Outer Ownership Salt Lake, whose Central building produces it. This type of ownership is limited to 30 pieces on one server, and the new building will not appear before he old one would not be destroyed. It is producing 20 Black Pearl in one hour. Lifetime of the territory is 10-25 days. It is very hard to keep the ownership of these territories on a low level.
Also, this resource can be plundered in the Ruins of different levels, defeating monsters, or you can buy it at the auction, in the marker. Black Pearl resource cannot be obtained by player robbery.
Withdraw the money to a PayPal wallet starts from 2 million Black Pearls – it is about 16 WMZ. The average number of this resource in ruins is one or two. The difference of the level does not change much this thing. Number of ruins in the kingdom is 7 units, regardless of their level. The game has a limit on the number of possible missions, looting the ruins - 30 units per day, and the prohibition to attack the lower ruins. Thus the maximum number of Black Pearls earned by one player per day reaches 30-60 of the Black Pearl, but due to the fierce competition at the highest level and filling Kingdoms by ruins of lower level, amount of Black Pearl for one player mostly reaches 5-10 Black Pearls. Exclusion could be found on 7 level where amount of Black Pearl reaches 15000 – 90000 units of Black Pearl. But this type of ruins appeared once a month in the random place on the map.
Each race has her own 8 types of the forces.
Also there is a special race Monsters (NPC). For each type of the force you should learn a special military science. After learning, you could build military buildings where your army will train.
After training, forces appeared in the garrison of the city and stand on their protection positions. In case of attacking this forces could fight with enemies or could be hidden in a special place "Shelter". In this plays your army doesn't fight and couldn't be killed.
The army in the garrison, or shelter, consumes salary - gold (depending on the level and number of army). If gold ends up in the possession – soldiers begin to desert, to 0.5% of units per hour. Also, when sending army to the combat mission or during the movement of army, an army take twice amount of salary.
There are 3 classes of heroes:
- The Mayor
- The Wizard
Each class has 3 common abilities. There are 5 types of specialty for each class. Choosing one of it you obtain 5 additional skills.
Reaching the 12 level you will be offered to choose an additional specialty, same thing will be offered on the 24 level.
For reaching each level you obtain 2 point of skill which could be spent for improving your abilities. Increasing your abilities could reach 5 points.
Heroes become available on the rank Suzeren (5 stars) and after learning science "Characters control".
They could be found in the building "Tavern". But only two heroes could be in the town, and one of them would be inactive. Each Hero could put on 9 artifacts and 4 of them use, if he doesn't have additional bags.
Combat missions are missions whose main purpose is plundering of resources from another player, capturing slaves, destruction of buildings or capturing foreign ownership. Combat missions could be taken in kingdom. Choosing enemy town and building you should click "Attack". Then you should point your purpose and army. After starting the mission you can see all movements in a special window "Missions" inside the screen. Started missions are marked green. If it is joint mission it is marked blue. If the combat mission is started against you it is marked red as well as the window "Mission".
Also there are heroes, who can be recruited, developed their skills, gained artifacts or captured them to a prison.
Non-combat mission are missions whose main purpose is investigation of kingdoms, colonization (founding new cities), spying or surveillance, transportation resources or moving army between their possessions. Non-combat mission also could be started from the kingdom. To do this, select the desired possession and click on it, or simply click the mouse on an empty field (for example, to study the cell or city's founding.)
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