From the back of the box
Welcome to Istaria, a land of limitless opportunity and adventure. Here, as one of the thousands that make up the Living Races, you will strive to co-exist under the eyes of Gods and Goddesses ... and defend against the constant threat of the Undead hordes.
Enter this fantastic realm and experience a level of choice unmatched in the online role-playing world. Create a comprehensive online life that's uniquely your own.
For skilled artisans and brave warriors, recognition and fame await. At every step, control your destiny ... and perhaps, the destiny of others.