Back in May an image sur­faced, thought to be a leaked image of upcom­ing Red Dead Redemp­tion 2, The inter­net went crazy, peo­ple doing what they do, rumors start­ed spread­ing and the excite­ment grew. That image wasn’t from Red Dead Redemp­tion 2, it was from a brand new PC MMO called Wild West Online.

Today devel­op­er 612 Games released the first ever game play video for Wild West Online, Show­cas­ing Boun­ties, Com­bat, Town and some dif­fer­ent envi­ron­ments.

Wild West Online fea­ture both PVP and PVE activ­i­ties. Set in a large open world, play­ers will gath­er resources, Trea­sure hunt­ing and much more. Play­ers will be able to chose who they want to be, A law man who hunts down out­law play­ers with boun­ties on their heads, or the out­laws them­selves or any­thing in between.

Play­ers will dis­cov­er things like gang hide outs, towns, ranch­es and just over all crazy stuff. 612 Games says if you play PVP the towns are the safest place to be, they have laws and peo­ple to enforce them, but out­side of town there is no one to pro­tect you except your­self, Its the wild west, expect to have to fight through the law­less wilder­ness. 

If you pre-order Wild West Online you will gain access to the closed Alpha. If this type of expe­ri­ence inter­est you head over to their Offi­cial site where you can find much more infor­ma­tion about the game itself and pre-order­ing.

Wild West Online is cur­rent­ly in devel­op­ment for the PC and is expect­ed to be avail­able this year. Will you be check­ing it out?