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  • Age of Conan will tie in with new film

    Funcom’s Erling Ellingsen revealed at Games Convention today that the company’s Age of Conan MMO will tie in with the new Conan film being produced by Lionsgate, writes Eurogamer. “The movie is set for release next year, and it’s going to be a huge movie. Lionsgate recently announced that they’re putting a hundred million dollars […]

  • First Age of Conan expansion teased

    Eurogamer has seen an as of yet unreleased teaser image pertaining to be the first expansion pack for its MMO Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures. The expansion pack is expected to release sometime in 2009. Funcom had no comment. More through the link. By Mike Bowden

  • Age of Conan patched

    Massively is reporting that the reason for the Age of Conan server downtime this morning was because Funcom’s MMO was being patched. From the piece: In today’s patch, among a host of class changes and other crunchy bits, there are a lot of fixes and alterations to massive PvP, which should make a big difference […]

  • Age of Conan has 415,000 "customers"

    Missed this yesterday. Buried in Funcom’s financials was confirmation that Age of Conan currently has 415,000 customers, classed as those either paying a subscription or playing on the first month’s free time that comes with the box. The game sold in 1.2 million units, and sold through (customers who have entered game client key and […]

  • Age of Conan showing DX10 features at Games Convention

    Funcom’s showing of upcoming DX10 features of Age of Conan at Games Convention, the company announced today, as well as offering up “thousands of exclusive giveaways, including free trial accounts and limited edition game DVDs” at the German show next week. Never-before-seen locations, content and features from the MMO are going to be on show […]

  • Funcom fires employee for Age of Conan cyber sex stuff

    According to this Avison story, Funcom’s sacked an Age of Conan GM for cybering with a player. “We are aware of this matter, and necessary measures have been taken against them,” said a Funcom rep. “We have clear guidelines for all employees in Funcom, not least those who work with customer service, and if the […]

  • Age and Conan and WoW get Russian release dates

    Both Funcom and Blizzard have announced Russian release dates for their spearhead MMOs today, with Age of Conan hitting the country in “late 2008” and WoW getting all vodkarish in August. The new WoW release is the fifth European-language version, complementing the existing English, French, German, and Spanish versions. More here. Age of Conan is […]

  • Funcom stocks dip sharply in wake of Conan launch

    Big-name MMO? Sizeable player base? Stock value dip of 55 percent? One of these things is not like the other. According to Massively, Age of Conan publisher Funcom has seen a mystifying downturn in its stock value since Age of Conan launched. Dropping from $54 to $24 per share, you’d think Funcom would have serious […]

  • Age of Conan ready to review in "about a month", says Funcom

    Kotaku‘s spoken to Erling Ellingsen, product manager for Age of Conan, who answered in “about a month” when asked when the game would be ready for review. From the piece: “When will Age of Conan be complete enough for a full review?” His answer? “About a month.”So there you go folks, directly from the product […]

  • Age of Conan now available for download

    As you can see here, Funcom’s Age of Conan is now available for direct download. Good for those with an aversion to discs, people with shop phobias and the legless, the file weighs in at 15Gb. Take a look.

  • Funcom: AoC is "undisputed #2 subscription MMO in the western world"

    Funcom put out a press release today saying Age of Conan “continues to hold the #1 spot in most markets” and is now the “undisputed #2 subscription MMO in the western world”. “That Age of Conan remains #1 in retail stores several weeks after release is of incredible importance to us, and proves that the […]

  • Age of Conan back after short outage

    Conan’s mighty strength wasn’t enough to heft the prodigious weight of his game’s masses, seemingly. Massively’s reporting that Age of Conan’s servers suffered a proper outage today, causing user trouble on an official thread you can only see if you’ve got a game key. Fortunately, Funcom’s now confirmed that the servers are back up and […]

  • Age of Conan still topping US PC chart

    According to NPD, Age of Conan’s still the top selling PC game in the US. Last week’s data here. Figures are for the week ending June 7. Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures Mass Effect Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures The Sims 2 Double Deluxe World Of Warcraft: Battle Chest The Sims 2 Kitchen & […]

  • Age of Conan up for Joysticks

    According to this Gaming Today piece, Funcom’s announced that Age of Conan’s been nominated for several Golden Joystick awards, including best MMO. Obviously. You can cast your votes for the shortlist here.

  • Funcom announces major Age of Conan additions

    As promised, Funcom has announced a heap of new features and additions to Age of Conan, designed to keep those million buyers playing beyond the free month they got with the game. Major updates include Guild Alliance Warfare and a PvP addition called To the Death, which adds ten PvP levels with additional ranks will […]

  • Age of Conan tit nerf fury left Funcom "very, very, very surprised"

    Speaking to videogaming247, Age of Conan product manager Erling Ellingsen has said the recent reaction to an accidental breast nerf in the MMO left the company stunned. “We were very surprised,” said the developer. “It’s just a bug, actually. We didn’t reduce the size of the breasts in intentionally. It was a side-effect of another […]

  • Age of Conan top of US PC Chart

    Shock Horror. The US PC charts for the week ending May 31 are headed by Funcom’s Age of Conan. As you can see below. Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures Mass Effect The Sims 2 Double Deluxe World of Warcraft: Battle Chest The Sims 2 Kitchen & Bath Interior Design expansion pack World of Warcraft The […]

  • Age of Conan passes 1 million units shipped

    Funcom announced this morning that more than 1 million copies of MMO Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures have shipped since the game released at the end of May. “Sales data shows that Age of Conan is the biggest MMO launch since World of Warcraft,” says Funcom Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Morten Larssen. “The […]

  • Funcom to announce new Age of Conan areas, features and PvP revamp next week

    Speaking to videogaming247 this morning, Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures product manager Erling Ellingsen has confirmed that a raft of new features and content for the MMO is to be announced next week in an effort to pull players past their first free month of game-time and into subscription. “We have no idea how many […]

  • Age of Conan tops US PC charts

    Eidos MMO Age Of Conan: Hyborian Adventures has gone top of the US PC chart in its launch week, NPD data’s shown, for the seven days ending May 24. List below. Thanks, MCV. Age Of Conan: Hyborian Adventures – Eidos World Of Warcraft: Battle Chest – Vivendi Age Of Conan: Hyborian Adventures (Collectors Edition) – […]

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