Tag Archives: torchlight II
Wed, Jan 25, 2012 | 19:00 GMT
Runic Games co-founder and CEO Max Schaefer has said the firm chose Perfect World Entertainment as its partner for the Torchlight MMO due to the Chinese company’s experience with the genre.
Thu, Nov 17, 2011 | 19:14 GMT
Torchlight 2 has been officially delayed, according to a post from Runic Games president Travis Baldree on the game’s official website.
Tue, Oct 18, 2011 | 19:39 BST
The Torchlight 2 FAQ at over at RunicGamesFansite.com has been updated with a bit of news regarding the game’s release. According to Runic, the RPG will see a release sometime during November or December of this year, unless “someone on the team dies.” Awesome. Upon release, the game will run you $20, and players will be able to choose between the Embermage, Berserker, Engineer, and Outlander as a class. Thanks, MMORPG.
Wed, Jul 06, 2011 | 21:05 BST
Runic Games has announced Torchlight has now sold 1 million copies across all platforms since being released in October 2009.
Sat, Jun 11, 2011 | 20:36 BST
Runic boss Max Schaefer has Torchlight has been pirated over 5 million times in China, but since it knew such a thing was an inevitably in the Asian market, they see it as a way to promote the upcoming MMO based on the series.
Fri, May 20, 2011 | 20:18 BST
Fri, Apr 08, 2011 | 20:25 BST
Developer Runic Games has a launched a new regular feature on the Torchlight II site that focuses on the game’s creatures.
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 15:36 GMT
Runic Games boss Max Schafer has said he’d “love to see” Torchlight II appear on consoles.
Wed, Feb 09, 2011 | 15:22 GMT
Torchlight II is going to see a slight release delay, according to Runic Games.
Fri, Jan 07, 2011 | 10:55 GMT
Runic co-founder Max Schaefer has told VG247 that action-RPG sequel Torchlight II will be “considerably” larger than the original indie hit, but that a party limit for online co-op – the game’s most anticipated update – is yet to be fixed.
Fri, Jan 07, 2011 | 10:54 GMT
Runic Games is on the up. Having clocked more than 500,000 sales for 2009′s universally-loved indie ation-RPG Torchlight on PC, the developer hit the big leagues this week with a place on CES’s Microsoft keynote stage and confirmation of an XBLA version.
While the console outing has received a complete UI and control overhaul over the PC smash, Runic’s rushing towards a “May” launch of Torchlight II on PC, replete with online co-op, overland areas and more.
We spoke with Runic co-founder Max Schaefer in December on the state of play for PC development in general, the original thinking behind Torchlight as a project and what we can expect from the much-anticipated sequel.
Thu, Sep 09, 2010 | 21:37 BST
Runic Games CEO Max Schaefer has said the firm’s not only looking into some PvP elements for Torchlight II, but it’s also very excited folks will be able to go out into the Overland this time around, instad of being stuck in the underworld most of the time.
Wed, Aug 18, 2010 | 22:44 BST
Runic Games has released a trailer for Torchlight II, showing off the addition of co-op to the popular RPG.
Sat, Aug 07, 2010 | 21:05 BST
Runic Games not only announced a sequel to its popular RPG Torchlight this week, but regrettably also let slip gamers would have to wait a bit longer on the MMO based on the franchise.
According to the Runic’s CEO Max Schaefer, delaying the MMO was all about giving people what they wanted instead of making them wait.
Wed, Aug 04, 2010 | 18:08 BST
Runic Games has announced Torchlight II through an official website for the game.