Category Archives: Free-to-Play
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 12:05 GMT
Hawken developer Adhesive Games has published a new trailer showcasing the shooter’s new map Wreckage, along with details surrounding its festive update and gameplay quirks.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 10:11 GMT
Blacklight: Retribution has launched on PlayStation 4 following a slight delay.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 03:12 GMT
World of Warplanes is trickier than it looks, and since the MMO looks like flying planes around that’s saying something. This latest video from Wargaming hopes to educate players in how to choose the best ammo belt for the task at hand – an important tactical decision limited by your choice of plane.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 03:01 GMT
Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager is seeking new staff to work on a free-to-play, next-gen title, presumably its long-awaited new project.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 01:47 GMT
Runescape 3 players raised over $90,000 to various charities using the free-to-play MMO’s Well of Goodwill during the month of November. Jagex said “many tens of thousands” of players chipped in in-game wealth and Bonds to secure $90,838 in donations for the Willow Foundation, SpecialEffect, Action For Kids, Games Aid, Internet Watch Foundation, HART and the DEC Philippines Typhoon Appeal. The Well of Appeal will remain in game but is currently closed as Jagex plots its next charitable drive.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 22:43 GMT
Dungeons & Dragons Online will receive at least four major updates in 2014, adding a classic module and several new areas to explore.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 16:55 GMT
Survarium, the free-to-play PC MMOFPS from Vostok Games will transition into closed beta “within a week or two,” the firm has told Eurogamer. Invites will be sent out to the international community at that time, and you can sign up for the tester here. The game will launch in the UK during the second half of 2014. You can watch the latest developer diary here.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 16:29 GMT
Path of Exile “has exceeded initial expectations,” according to Grinding Gear Games, and has over 4 million registered users with over 250,000 daily users and 1.5 million unique players logged in during the end of open beta. Along with the impressive figures, the developer has also posted patch notes for update 1.0.2 which went live over the holiday weekend. Release Supporter Packs for Path of Exile are also now available. Thanks, Blue.
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 12:22 GMT
Call of Duty: Online developer Tencent has released a new trailer for its robot zombies mode. The studio has also released a new trailer of the freaky bastards in action. Watch it here.
Fri, Nov 29, 2013 | 05:18 GMT
Here’s our first proper look at Warhammer 40,000: Space Wolf, a free-to-play collectible card game headed to Android, iOS and PC in 2014.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 04:51 GMT
Recently-announced free-to-play voxel-based MMO Trove is now offering Supporter Packs for sale. These early buy-in options grant access to the alpha version of the game, and include various amounts of credits to be used in-game’ players will receive these credits back at the start of beta, along with a bonus for every supporter pre-purchase milestone the MMO reaches on the way. Packs range in price from $5 to a cool $2,500, and after running various tests we’re almost certain Trion Worlds isn’t actually tripping.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 02:27 GMT
This year’s crop of Saxxy Award winners show off just how creative and talented the Team Fortress 2 community is, putting Source Filmmaker to work to produce some genuinely delightful shorts.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 01:47 GMT
PlayStation 4 launch titles – or perhaps we should say “former launch titles” – Blacklight: Retribution and flOw have both been pushed back slightly.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 12:35 GMT
Marvel Heroes developer Gazillion Entertainment has added X-Men mainstay Gambit to the character roster, and has published a new trailer to mark the occasion.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 14:55 GMT
Hi-Rez Studios has announced its MOBA game, SMITE, will officially launch in Europe and North America on March 25. In addition, a $100,000 LAN Tournament to celebrate the release will be held the following weekend.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 | 23:45 GMT
Turbine has agreed to license technology from Treehouse, a Canadian company which sued the MMO developer for patent infringement.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 | 15:28 GMT
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft was given the survey treatment at BlizzCon a few weeks ago, in an attempt to gauge interest in potential new features. Among the list, co-op raids, spectator modes and other interesting features were mentioned.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 21:43 GMT
Neverwinter’s second free module – that’s expansion, for those not totally savvy with RPG terminology – drops next month, bringing a new class and zone.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 18:16 GMT
Warframe is available in North America on PS4 now and will soon be in Europe, and today on PC, Update 11: Valkyr Unleashed has been released. It includes new environments, Damage 2.0, the Codex, trading, a new titleset, Warframes, weapons, the introduction of the new Berserker Warframe Valkyr and more. The development team has released a video showing some of the highlights. It’s posted below.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 17:54 GMT
Injustice: Gods Among Us is now available for Android devices through Google Play and will soon be made available on the Amazon Appstore. The free-to-play title was released earlier this year for iOS. Those who also own the PS3 or Xbox 360 version will be able to unlock content in the console game through the mobile version – and vice versa – by registering for a Warner Bros. ID account. A launch trailer is below.