Tag Archives: firefall
Sat, Sep 14, 2013 | 20:48 BST
Red 5 Studios has suspended PvP in Firefall while the development team takes a look at how it can deliver players a better experience.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 | 20:41 BST
Firefall’s second open beta stage was revealed during gamescom, as promised. The new content includes two new battleframes, new enemies, increased enemy activity during the event;s opening, and new melding portals. The full list of additions can be found here. You can sign up to the Firefall open beta by going to the official website. Thanks, EvilAvatar.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 | 12:53 BST
As if there wasn’t enough being announced at Gamescom, Red 5 Studios has decided to unveil their plans for the “next phase” of open-world shooter Firefall. The game will be entering stage 2 of open beta after clearing initial stress testing.
Sun, Aug 11, 2013 | 22:21 BST
Red 5 Studios has announced Firefall’s first open beta event, Double Crystite Weekend, will begin today at 4:59pm PDT server-wide. The event features double Crystite rewards on PvP and PvE, discounted Battleframe unlocks, developer-hosted missions such as Blackwater Anomaly and easier access to Firefall’s latest zones. The event lasts until Sunday, August 11. The 30% off on Battleframe unlocks will last until August 20. You can join in on the fun by signing up through the official website.
Fri, Aug 02, 2013 | 02:24 BST
Red 5 Studios boss Mark Kern has issued an apology for Firefall’s open beta launch woes in July, and detailed improvements implemented in the interim.
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 | 16:21 BST
Red 5 Studios has released a new gameplay trailer for Firefall to accompany the announcement that the game will be shown live at Gamescom.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 23:00 BST
Red 5 Studios and the Electronic Sports League have announced Go4Firefall, a tournament offering cash prizes on both sides of the pond.
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 | 20:38 BST
Sun, Jul 07, 2013 | 23:52 BST
Veteran MMO developer and Red 5 boss Mark Kern has said MMO developers spend huge amounts of money on content that most players will rush through, never to return.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 18:32 BST
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 | 17:28 BST
Firefall boss feels MMO developers have “killed a genre” by catering to accessibility over achievement
Red 5 Studios CEO, CCO and former World of Warcraft developer, Mark Kern believes that by making MMOs accessible to causal players, developers have “killed a genre.”
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | 19:37 BST
Red 5 has announced that the last closed beta milestone for Firefall will go live on Thursday, June 27.
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.
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 10:44 BST
Firefall developer Red 5 Studios has created a parody of PSY’s ‘Gentleman’ music video called ‘Grieferman’. Get your fill of pixelated chicken abuse and dancing Creepers here
Thu, Apr 18, 2013 | 09:15 BST
Firefall developer Red 5 Studios has announced that its MMO shooter will enter open beta in July and has shared with us some details of what you can expect.
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 | 22:23 GMT
Firefall’s latest major update went into beta testing during PAX East this weekend, kicking off the Chosen invasion, adding a ton of dynamic and local events, and much more.
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 | 20:25 GMT
Alongside the new trailer posted earlier today, Red 5 Studios has announced Firefall’s second public beta test will run this weekend. The game has had improvements made to the existing systems and new features have been added as well including the Founders Reward: Custom Thumper. You will also be able to try out the Twitch integration. Head on over to the
official website for more information on the beta weekend.
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 | 08:25 GMT
Firefall developer Red 5 Studios is taking open beta registrations now, and has released a new trailer for its MMO shooter. The clip shows many humans using their rocket boots to swoop and twirl in the air, as they slaughter savage beasts with massive firearms. It’s all a bit poetic.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 21:14 GMT
The Firefall community has purchased enough Founder’s Packs to unlock Red 5 Studios’ final stretch goal – the addition of integrated Twitch.TV to the free-to-play shooter. As well as quick and easy broadcasting, the in-client tools allow for chatting with viewers; all part of Firefall’s eSports push. Now that the Founding Members program is complete, everyone who picks up a package – either in the past or from now on – will receive three exclusive Founder’s items. Firefall is in closed beta but regularly hosts open testing weekends.
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 02:32 GMT
Red 5 Studios has released a list of its development plans and initiatives for Firefall. The developer has a number of priorities for the shooter MMO, ranging from improved matchmaking to better new user experiences to making the Chosen more fun. A free-to-play affair, Firefall is currently in closed beta but hosts regular open tests.