Category Archives: Sony Online Entertainment
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 14:22 BST
PlanetSide 2 will be undergoing optimization in various ways, according to SOE, and to give you more of an idea of what is planned, the firm has released a video featuring the developers discussing some of the changes. One of the optimizations coming to the game includes better framerates and this will be accomplished by reducing some of the visual effects which cause the game to run slower than it should. There are other optimization plans in the works, which SOE outlined in an open letter to players a couple of weeks ago. For now, though, watch the first in the new series of development videos below.
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 | 16:21 BST
PlanetSide 2 World Domination Series pre-season has started. The five-week event will see PlanetSide 2 players worldwide compete for dominance on the planet of Auraxis. Prizes await the most successful players and teams, so choose a faction and get started: Terran Republic, the Vanu Sovereignty, or the New Conglomerate. PS2WDS started earlier this week and runs through October 21. Each week starts Monday evenings. You can read up on more of this through the link above as well as look over the score tiers.
Thu, Sep 19, 2013 | 13:08 BST
PlanetSide 2 developer Sony Online Entertainment’s director of global community relations Linda Carlson has laid out the company’s hard stance on trolling, bullying and other toxic behaviour both in and out of its games. Twitter harassment – it seems – can also see you banned from play.
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 04:51 BST
Sony Online Entertainment has unleashed the latest content pack for DC Universe Online, Sons of Trigon. It’s available on both PC and PlayStation 3, and is free to Legendary members. Free and premium players will have to cough up $10 for the pack, which adds the Celestial power tree, Donna Troy and Cheetah in Legends PvP, and high-level Duo, Alert and solo adventures as Wonder Woman and Circe battle to defeat Trigon. Check out the launch trailer through the break.
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 02:18 BST
Sony Online Entertainment sent over a couple of new EverQuest Next videos today, apparently in celebration of PAX this weekend. See the “heroic movement” in action, admire environmental creation in fast forward, and check out a few images of dwarf character design, too.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 | 16:20 BST
EverQuest, Planetside 2 and DC Universe Online publisher Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed a round of lay-offs, although the number of affected employees has been kept under wraps.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 06:10 BST
Sony Online Entertainment is making serious inroads with free-to-play on consoles, despite the many doubters of this business model.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 23:21 BST
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 20:28 BST
EverQuest Next screens and video clips show before and after of the Feerrott Elf Ruins, Ashfang Terraform
EverQuest Next screenshots and developmental videos have been released showing before and afters of the Feerrott Elf Ruins, Ashfang Terraform, and Ashfang Ogre. Enjoy below.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 20:27 BST
EverQuest Next developer Sony Online Entertainment has stressed that while it is laser-focused on bringing the game to PC in the first instance that its experience with PS4 doesn’t rule out the possibility of a console port down the line.
Fri, Aug 09, 2013 | 01:42 BST
SOE has confirmed that the holy trinity will not be a factor in EverQuest Next, since the game is moving away from your traditional form of MMO combat.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 23:08 BST
EverQuest Next’s first developer diary, Inside the Black Box, gives a look at the work-in-progress MMO and a peek at the tools you could be using quite soon.
Tue, Aug 06, 2013 | 22:13 BST
Plans for the EverQuest expansion Call of the Forsaken and the Tears of Veeshan expansion for EverQuest 2 have been outlined by Sony Entertainment Online.
Mon, Aug 05, 2013 | 11:14 BST
PlanetSide 2 may be hitting both PS4 and PC but developer Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed that while cross-play over both versions isn’t possible, it is now exploring the possibility of character transfers between the two.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 23:09 BST
Sat, Aug 03, 2013 | 22:39 BST
DC Universe Online’s executive producer Larry Liberty has told Shack how excited he is for the game’s transition from PS3 to PS4.
Sat, Aug 03, 2013 | 22:14 BST
Sony Online Entertainment has announced the next chapter in the DC Universe Online story – Sons of Trigon.
Sat, Aug 03, 2013 | 18:34 BST
Sat, Aug 03, 2013 | 15:06 BST
Sun, Aug 04, 2013 | 23:33 BST
Sony Online Entertainment has announced its vision for the “future of online games” with EverQuest Next.