Perfect World has announced that the launch date for Swordsman Online will occur on July 29th. The game will launch with a new patch that significantly improves the new player experience and will bring new content on board as well.
As the launch date for Firefall approaches, Red 5 Studios is ready to reveal more information about the endgame. Titans will reside in their own special instances and require a team of up to twenty players to defeat. The official site has been updated with information about two of the Titans players will face off against: Kanaloa and Baneclaw. Check out the video below before heading to the Firefall site for more information.
Gaijin Entertainment has announced that it is lending its support to the Nvidia Shield tablet, self-described as the tablet for gamers, but sending War Thunder to the first Android-compatible device.
Cross platform RPG, Dark Souls II, now has more content for players to explore and die in thanks to the release of the DLC called "Crown of the Sunken Shield". The DLC can be purchased via the PlayStation Network (available 7-23), Xbox Live Marketplace (available today), or on Steam (available 7-23). Crown of the Sunken Shield is the first in a trilogy of DLC called The Lost Crowns and that will be released monthly from now through September.
Dragon Age: Inquisition Executive Producer Mike Darah has posted a new blog on the official site that announces a delay for the highly anticipated RPG from Bioware. The new release dates are: November 18th for North America and November 21st for the European Union. No specific reason for the delay is revealed other than "a few extra weeks...[will make] the game you'll play all the better".
Who doesn't love a game that has Zombies Monsters or Robots? While I am generally not a multiplayer third person shooter player, the back story Yingpei Games, formerly known as Epic Games China tells about the Earth being assaulted by extra-dimensional creature that comes through the portal gates which Earth invented is an intriguing one. These gates opened the way and has turned the Earth into battle ground where you have to fight pretty much anything you can imagine.
How long should MMOs last? It's a question that splits communities and confuses publishers. Some enthusiasts believe an MMO should persist in perpetuum, continuously getting updates, never ending. Others think they should be able to complete the content of a new MMO within a few months, maybe even weeks, of it launching. The recent implementation of Patch 1.2 on Trion World's ArcheAge alpha servers brought this topic to the forefront of discussion among fans of the game.
This week, and for the next few weeks while we wait for some actual game-play to dig into, we are going to take a look at the four confirmed factions, the weapons they use, and how these weapons work on the tabletop. Hopefully this will give us some insight so we can extrapolate a bit about how they will work in EC.
The latest episode in the Guild Wars Season 2 mystery is debuting as of today, Tuesday, July 15th. In "Entanglement", players are summoned to the Maguuma Wastes to investigate the crash of the Zephyrites airship.
The open beta for R2 Games' Shadowbound has officially kicked off. According to the team, there will be no further character wipes from this point forward so players can join the game, play through the open beta, scheduled for six days, and continue their journey unimpeded once the game hits retail release.
Thanks to Legacy mode, RuneScape players can now enjoy the modern, updated game with traditional combat. Legacy mode was developed in direct conjunction with player feedback and is a feature that can be toggled on or off according to a player's wishes.
Slightly Mad Studios and My.com have released the latest trailer from the upcoming racing MMO, World of Speed. In the new video, viewers are taken on a high-octane race through the streets of Moscow as a Mazda RX-7 takes on a Mercedes 190E. The video also give out the first information about the forthcoming closed beta and how you can get involved. Check it out!
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At long last, the Motiga team is ready to let us in on what's been percolating in its Pacific Northwest pressure-cooker, and last week I was one of the lucky few who got to see it. Although I'm not one to indulge in hyperbole, it's no exaggeration to say this game is going to be Gigantic.
Today on Twitch, Mark Jacobs and the City State team are continuing their BSC Week of livestream reveals, this time with the Magic System for Camelot Unchained. We caught up with Mark ahead of time to ask him a few questions about the system (being revealed live now on Twitch). Check it out!
Motiga has finally unveiled the game that the development team has been working on lately. Called "Gigantic", the game places teams of players with a massive guardian in a no-holds-barred fight for supremacy.
My.com and Obsidian Entertainment have revealed new information about one of the zones that players will encounter when playing Skyforge. Called the "Lanber Forest", the zone is seemingly a tranquil and peaceful place. The beauty, however, only masks the evil that lies just beneath the surface.
Phoenix Online Publishing has announced that its strategy-role playing hybrid title, Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar, will be released for PC, Mac and Linux on August 21st. In addition, the game will also be released on the Steam games platform.
Warframe fans will want to check out today's announcement that game figures will be available during this month's GamesCom and the San Diego Comic Con. First up will be the limited edition Excalibur statue for $69.99 if in attendance at the convention or $79.99 for those unable to attend. The edition is limited to 1000 pieces.
The Defiance site has been updated with the news that both the F2P PlayStation 3 and XBox 360 versions of the game will be delayed due to a persistent stability issue that has been plaguing servers all week. The F2P console versions of Defiance were due to be released today. The announcement concludes with the news that no ETA has yet been determined for the free to play console launch.
Veteran Elsword players are in for a treat with the arrival of the latest raid boss, Eltrion. Up to twelve players can take on Eltrion but there is a catch: This bad boy needs to be taken down in twelve minutes or the fight is lost.
A new developer video has appeared on the EVE Online channel that gives players a first hand look at upcoming changes to the industrial experience in the game. CRIUS will see the entire system overhauled in a way that maintains the complexity and excitement of industry but removes barriers to making it fun. Check out the video to see what CRIUS will bring to EVE.
Cryptic Studios has released a new trailer to show off the next module and the newest playable character class to be added to Neverwinter. The Scourge Warlock stars in the video and shows off the skills he/she brings to the table: Soul Puppets, debuffing enemies, and power DPS. The video also gives hints as to what players will find in Module 4: Tyranny of Dragons.
Red 5 Studios has released a brand new trailer to show how open world PvP action will be a big part of the Firefall retail release when it hits on July 29th. PvP in the open world will take place on Broken Peninsula, an area that is attractive to players for its resource-rich environment. Players will be placed on teams of up to 20, with the area able to support up to ten teams of 20. Check out the video and let us know what you think!
This week is a seminal one for the Camelot Unchained team as they take to the airwaves to talk about the game that man are looking to as a return to old-school MMOs with definite new-school elements. Today Mark Jacobs et al are ready to talk combat. Check out our exclusive interview before heading to the Camelot Unchained Twitch.tv channel right about now to participate in a live stream event where even more will be revealed.