Category Archives: MMOFPS
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 | 13:02 BST
Planetside 2′s membership programme comes with bonus resources and boosters. SOE has revised the contents of membership, removing resource caps. Get the full benefits list below.
Tue, Oct 02, 2012 | 16:36 BST
Survarium has a new developer diary available from Vostok Games. The third in a series, the video discusses the free-to-play, multiplayer shooter, and the scavenger faction. It also notes players will start off in the game “alone, dirty, and living in slums.” Yikes. The game is slated for release in 2013. Thanks, PCGamesN.
Mon, Sep 24, 2012 | 11:11 BST
Dust 514 could be heading for an October release, according to a potential slip-up by Sony Computer Entertainment America President and CEO Jack Tretton.
Sun, Sep 23, 2012 | 16:35 BST
Dust 514′s co-existence with EVE Online makes it one of the most ambitious shooters ever made. VG247′s Dave Cook goes hands on and speaks with CCP to find out more.
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 | 17:07 BST
PlanetSide 2 is currently in beta, and the timing couldn’t be better for SOE’s sequel. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with the studio to find out why round two will be a winner for the team.
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 | 12:08 BST
PlanetSide 2 developer Sony Online Entertainment has told VG247 that although it hasn’t even released the game yet – which is set on the planet Auraxis – it is already open to the idea of adding more planets to the already sprawling MMOFPS.
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 | 11:34 BST
Warface will be playable at Eurogamer Expo, the site has confirmed. This will be the first time Crytek’s free-to-play shooter has been made playable to the public. There will also be a dev session hosted by Crytek.
Thu, Sep 06, 2012 | 08:20 BST
Dust 514 beta keys! They work today! We have 1,000 to give away for the PS3-exclusive shooter, so get in quick to avoid disappointment.
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 | 13:42 BST
Planetside 2 beta play has been ongoing now for a little while, and developer Sony Online Entertainment has revealed to VG247 how it’s been going, as well as its view on ‘dying’ subscription-based MMOs.
Tue, Aug 07, 2012 | 15:26 BST
The Kickstarter project for Shadowrun Online ends in seven days, and today, Cliffhanger Production has revealed new core gameplay footage showing the game’s “multi-layered perception concept” and “in-game legwork.”
Tue, Aug 07, 2012 | 13:50 BST
Planetside 2 beta play has begun and developer Sony Online Etertainment has released a new dev diary to tie in with the festivities. The clip shows new gameplay and sees creative director Matt Higby and senior art director Tramell Isaac discussing Plantside 2′s Light Assault Class.
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 | 12:39 BST
Planetside 2 beta play began this morning, launching players into a world of sci-fi shooter mayhem. Sony Online Entertainment has also confirmed that the game will launch on Steam.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 13:16 BST
Planetside 2 will finally get its beta phase this Monday following a few delays this week, Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed.
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 | 14:23 BST
Planetside 2 was supposed to enter a beta phase at the start of this week, but eager gamers will have to wait a little longer, but not too long.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 14:46 BST
Red-5 Studios have released a developer update video where the combat designers discuss upcoming changes to the Assault battle-frame in Firefall, coming later this summer. The firm is calling it the “biggest patch in Firefall history.” Last month it was revealed the F2P sci-fi shooter had over 500,000 registers users participating in the beta, which you can still sign up for through here.
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 | 14:38 BST
Nexon America has released its free-to-play action-MMO Vindictus on Steam. The firm plans on releasing its FSP Combat Arms and and its multiplayer title Dungeon Fighter Online later this month. The Steam service now boasts over 30 free-to-play titles.
Fri, Jun 08, 2012 | 15:14 BST
Tony Key, Ubisoft’s SVP of sales and marketing, has said Ghost Recon Online is still planned for Wii U, despite its E3 2012 absence.
Tue, Jun 05, 2012 | 06:02 BST
CCP Games has announced a number of details regarding the premier beta event for the PlayStation 3-exclusive massively multiplayer shooter Dust 514, including a special giveaway in honour of E3.
Thu, May 17, 2012 | 18:21 BST
Vostok Games project manager Ruslan Didenko has said developing Survarium as a free-to-play, multiplayer-focused title was a “tough decision to make.”
Fri, May 11, 2012 | 21:45 BST
Publisher Mail.Ru Group has announced the Crytek-developed F2P MMOFPS, Warface, has seen 28,000 players competing simultaneously in Russia, and as of May 10, one million players have registered in the region.