Category Archives: MMO
Mon, May 13, 2013 | 02:28 BST
As new purchases of Guild Wars 2 tail off, publisher NCSoft has noted a dramatic drop in sales revenue – but is still very much back in the black after a few chancy years.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 16:31 BST
SWTOR is getting dye modules with game update 2.1, and to show these off a bit, BioWare has released a new video. It’s less than a minute long, but it gives you the idea well enough. Have a look below. Game update 2.1 is expected on May 14 and update 2.2 is set to roll out on June 11. Thanks, Massively.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 16:16 BST
Syfy has renewed Defiance for a second season by greenlighting 13 new episodes. Season two will begin production in Toronto in August for a 2014 premiere. The news coincides with Trion’s announcement of new content headed to the game end of Defiance, which includes five content updates for the year, with each one offering free, paid and micro-transaction items along with a new playable species on the docket.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 12:48 BST
World of Tanks developer Wargaming has sued Changyou.com Limited and Beijing-based Gamease Age Digital Technology Co for their hand in creating Project Tank, a title the Warsaw outfit claims borrows heavily from its highly successful MMO.
Fri, May 10, 2013 | 03:14 BST
Whether you want to cough up a few bucks or not, you’ll benefit from the new content headed to Defiance.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 17:27 BST
Wildstar has a new video in which developer Carbine Studios discusses gameplay mechanics and how movement plays a major role in every part of the game. Even double jumping will be important in some instances, such as when you are exploring high places with platforms and missing one means death. You can watch the video below. Wildstar is expected later this year and you can sign up for the beta here.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 02:37 BST
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 20:12 BST
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 15:43 BST
EVE Online players celebrated the 10th anniversary of the space MMO by getting together and battling it out. While there were planned events organized by CCP, players themselves organized the “Flight of a Thousand Rifters III”. The goal? To destroy Nyx Supercarriers, the largest ships in the game, only using Frigates -which are the smallest. 3,000 players participated, and you can get a look at how things went below, courtesy of Scott Manley. Via Kotaku.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 15:32 BST
UFO Online is now in open beta and you can get in on the tactical MMO browser battle, by protecting the Earth from extraterrestrials who are out to probe your special place.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 16:56 BST
ArenaNet has announced Guild Wars 2′s next update, The Secret of Southsun.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 19:36 BST
Lord of the Rings Online’s Update 11: Treachery of the White Hand is out next week, and to get you ready to venture into the Wildermore, Turbine has released a set of shots and a video showing off the Eastern Rohan.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 08:36 BST
Lord of the Rings Online developer Turbine will be taking virtual bulldozers to abandoned homes in its MMO as of Update 11.. Players who own the buildings will have two months to pay off their debts or face eviction.
Mon, May 06, 2013 | 23:50 BST
EVE Online turns ten today. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with Hilmar Pétursson and David Reid about the next decade of CCP Games’ ambitious MMO.
Mon, May 06, 2013 | 00:21 BST
I’m not going to fib to you: this new trailer for Monster Hunter Online is 100% cinematic. It’s pretty lovely, despite being entirely uninformative.
Sat, May 04, 2013 | 16:06 BST
Neverwinter, currently in open beta, has a new video available to show you what you’re missing out on if you aren’t testing it. The video gives you a look into to the Whispering Caverns, mines which are located below Neverwinter. Wouldn’t you know there would be a Beholder lurking in the tunnels. Hateful things. The Cryptic Studios MMO is out sometime this year.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 13:29 BST
PlanetSide 2′s latest update has gone live and players can now get their hands on the Harasser Assault Buggy.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 12:37 BST
Fable as an MMO could do “reasonably well,” according to former Lionhead boss Peter Molyneux. The 22 Cans founder has shed light on the team’s brainstorming around the project while he was involved.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 06:02 BST
Transmedia poster boy Defiance has roped in 1 million punters with its TV series and MMO combination.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 23:12 BST
Double AP, free subscriptions and other goodies are headed to The Secret World players this weekend.