What is Albion Online?

      Albion Online is a free-to-play medieval sandbox MMO.

It is also the first true cross-platform MMO, running on different systems such as Windows, Mac, iOS and Android at the same time and in the same stunning world!


Albion Online: Cross-platform functionality

Key Features

Player-driven economy

  • All items AND buildings are player crafted.
  • Build your own villages and towns.
  • Rent out land or industrial buildings to other guilds.

PvP & Full Loot

  • One of the first games to combine PvP, player-driven-economy and full loot in a free-to-play game.
  • Death is meaningful as you can lose your whole inventory in a heartbeat.

Free-to-play

  • We, the developer, will not sell items to players. We act only as a central bank in exchanging currencies. Items and resources can only be bought from other players.
  • Every player can realistically acquire every in-game item and every premium service without paying real money.

Unique character customization

  • There are no character classes in Albion Online. Your class is determined by what you are wearing!
  • You can combine every item in the game. There are no boundaries as to what you can make
  • Want to be a mage/knight hybrid with magical cloth armor wielding a sword and shield? In Albion Online, you can!

Cross platform & one massive world

  • Every player in Albion Online plays on one master server, in one huge game world
  • Sitting in a café, playing on your tablet? You’re in the same world as your friend at home on their PC!

Territory control system

  • Our core gameplay involves conquering territories.
  • Conquering and holding territories has many advantages:
  • … Access to resources and areas in which to build your village.
  • … Protection from the dangers of the wild and the demons of the void.

Other features

Transportation as part of the player-driven economy

  • Realistic inventory weight management system: it’s not possible to run around with 100kg of stones on your back, IRL or in Albion Online.
  • No teleports. Merchant roads are the main system of travel through the world.
  • Bringing resources from one place to another can be an industry of its own.

Simple but strategic game mechanics

  • We offer a simple but intense Rock, paper, scissors combat system.
  • You’ll find some opponents easy kills. Others pose an extreme threat based on how you both built and equipped your characters.
  • Linear progression; even a high-end player will have their problems against 10 beginners.
  • You territory is a strategic component in every fight.

No zerging

  • Special mechanics are in place to avoid zerging.
  • Your territory can not be conquered by a 200-player zerg.

No level grinding

  • There are no levels that define your power in Albion Online.
  • Your power comes from what you’re wearing, what you’re carrying, what you’ve crafted.

Complex spell and item system

  • Your spells are crafted onto your weapons and armor, so what you wear is what you are!
  • Each item has several hundred different combinations.

Night & day

  • Not just a graphical gimmick; at night, demons spawn and you’ll have to defend your village against them!

More questions & answers!

When will the game be available?

  • We are currently running in an alpha version.
  • We are hoping to start a closed beta in Q4 2014
  • We hope to be able to release the game in Q1 2015.

How can I join your closed beta program?

How much will Albion Online cost?

  • Albion Online is free-to-play!
  • You can realistically experience everything in the game without paying with real currency even once.
  • You can even exchange in game currency for premium currency.

On which devices will Albion Online be available?

  • Apple iPad 2 and later models.
  • Android Tablets.
  • Client Version for Windows XP, Mac and Linux.