Category Archives: Free-to-Play
Sat, Jun 08, 2013 | 20:49 BST
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 12:12 BST
World of Tanks developer Wargaming has announced that its insanely popular free-to-play tank sim has passed the 60 million registered user mark. The studio has published a new trailer ahead of its E3 2013 showing next week.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 07:07 BST
Neverwinter seems to be going down fairly well with early players, although there’s a lot of talk of unbalanced classes. You can predict what Cryptic has planned for its first major update, can’t you? Hint: everything.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 04:31 BST
CCP believes a demographic it describes as ‘DUST 514-curious’ are buying PlayStation 3 consoles specifically to play the free-to-play shooter.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 16:25 BST
Perfect World and Cryptic Studios have annopunced a release date for Neverwinter.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 05:48 BST
Valve has finished a Dota 2 documentary, Free to Play, and invited special guests to private viewings to “beta test” it.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 02:36 BST
There are more consumers in the “free and mobile gamer” category than any other gaming segment in the US, according to the NPD Group.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 02:28 BST
Dota 2 has been updated, but it’s not one of those charming patches with an obvious major feature or tweak. Instead, it’s jam-packed with a huge number of nerfs, buffs and other rebalancing foolery; the full patch notes are available on Steam for those able to parse the dense thicket of information.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 10:50 BST
Warframe is coming to PlayStation 4 as a launch title, with Digital Extremes describing the porting process and hardware as “awesome”. See how the worked-over co-op shooter looks with the new console’s grunt behind it in the debut trailer through the break.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 05:29 BST
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 01:50 BST
Digital Extremes’ free-to-play sci-fi action effort Warframe is on the way to the PlayStation 4, which is a bit of a turn up for the books.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 23:02 BST
Having been on the waiting list since the game’s announce, imagine my delight at getting a Firefall invite this morning. Unfortunately for any aspirations to elitism I may have had, this one’s an open testing session – everyone is invited to Red 5′s final round of testing before the shooter goes live next month.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 22:49 BST
Cyanide Studios has jumped on the Steam Earyl Access bandwagon to offer an open beta for Blood Bowl: Star Coach, a fantasy fantasy football simulation in which you guide teams composed of Warhammer troops to victory in a new take on the popular spin-off sports game. Get on board the free-to-play affair on Steam. Although the finished product is headed to tablets and Mac, the beta is PC only.
Thanks, Blue’s News.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 20:39 BST
Draw Something creators OMGPOP have shuttered during a run of mass lay-offs at parent company Zynga.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 03:49 BST
Indie ARPG Path of Exile will update this week with two new hardcore leagues; some user-friendly new options; unique items; and more.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 01:07 BST
Wargaming has overhauled its premium content system for World of Tanks and hopes that it and future free-to-play MMOs will escape the reputation of “pay-to-win”.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 08:34 BST
Plants Vs Zombies 2: It’s About Time has been unveiled by Popcap Games. The free-to-play sequel will launch worldwide on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch from July 18.
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 | 12:26 BST
EVE Online and DUST 514 have been brought back online following a string of DDOS attacks, and developer CCP Games has issued a statement on the matter to put subscribers at ease.
Sun, Jun 02, 2013 | 23:56 BST
Sony Online Entertainment’s Larry Liberty believes the PlayStation 4 will prove to be quite MMO-friendly platform when it launches later this year.
Thu, May 30, 2013 | 22:44 BST
World of Tanks publisher Wargaming has announced a new Unified Premium Account system, consolidating your various subscriptions into one identity.