Category Archives: NCSoft
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 14:28 BST
ArenaNet has announced its extended its Guild Wars 2 trial period which will give player seven-days to try the MMO out starting this Friday, September 27. The game will also go on sale from that date through October 7. Players will be able to purchase the Digital Heroic Edition for £27.99 . The game is subscription fee, and you can learn more through the links as well as sign up for the trial.
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 | 16:17 BST
Contrary to what seems to be the norm for MMO launches these days, Wildstar producer Jeremy Gaffney of Carbine Studios doesn’t believe that going free-to-play is the answer.
Mon, Sep 09, 2013 | 05:31 BST
Guild Wars 2 is is gearing up for changes to its World vs World content, and ArenaNet WvW coordinator Devon Carver has written a blog post explaining some of the changes such as the addition of matchups.
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 17:28 BST
Guild Wars 2′s next update will be called Tequatl Rising and it will overhaul the open-world boss battle, add new phases and attack patterns, according to an early preview given to PAX attendees by ArenaNet.
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | 00:09 BST
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 15:06 BST
Guild Wars 2 celebrates its first anniversary today, and as part of the celebration, NCSoft and ArenaNet have released an infographic full of lovely numbers.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 03:14 BST
Crowd control is one of the most important skills an MMO hopeful can master, and Wildstar’s take on it seems a little more active than most.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 15:10 BST
After an impressive launch, Guild Wars 2 suffered a drop in player numbers after it launched last year. Now people are heading back to Tyria slowly but surely, and the designers believe it’s a result of newly-introduced fortnightly updates.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 03:45 BST
ArenaNet has prepared a new edition of Guild Wars 2. Massively reports the Heroic Edition includes a collection of digital extras like legacy armour, ten XP boosters, and an 18-slot mithril box. It goes for $50, so if you enjoy the free weekend that kicks off on August 23, maybe take a look at the ArenaNet store. Guild Wars 2 has sold 3 million copies, and is believed to hold the record for fastest-selling MMORPG to reach that milestone.
Mon, Aug 19, 2013 | 14:29 BST
Carbine has revealed that it’s sticking with a subscription model for its upcoming sci-fi MMORPG WildStar. But it’s not completely old-fashioned. You’ll be able to pay in-game gold in exchange for game time. Details after the break.
Tue, Aug 13, 2013 | 14:35 BST
Guild Wars 2: The Queen’s Speech is ArenaNet’s next update, which will see Queen Jennah make some sort of big announcement, as well as a slew of anniversary-related gifts and events thrown into the mix.
Tue, Aug 06, 2013 | 16:41 BST
Guild Wars 2 is celebrating Queen Jennah’s Jubilee this week, and ArenaNet has published some lovely screenshots of the content which goes live today.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 15:20 BST
Guild Wars 2 will be celebrating Queen Jennah’s Jubilee next week, ArenaNet has announced today.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 08:22 BST
WildStar is the first MMO from the ex-Blizzard developers at Carbine Studios. VG247′s Dave Cook speaks with the team about why a content arms race is changing the face of MMO development.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 22:51 BST
A whole new zone has popped up on Neverwinter’s test server as part of a weighty patch.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 19:52 BST
Ex-Blizzard, Sony Online Entertainment and Relic Entertainment developers have formed a new studio based in San Diego-based called Molten Games.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 | 15:23 BST
The Guild Wars 2 update, Cutthroat Politics goes live today, and ArenNet has released screenshots to accompany the content.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 21:50 BST
WildStar, the MMO in the works at Carbine Studios, has had its two final races revealed through a set of screenshots, character renders and a new video.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 13:46 BST
Aion version 4.0 will be getting new class when it is updated to version 4.5 later this year.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 | 22:16 BST
Guild Wars 2 game director Colin Johanson has provided a preview of features and content coming to the MMO during the second half of 2013.