Today Snail Games acquired the first Virtual Operator License from China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, seeking expansion into the Mobile Platform. Snail has become the only game company in China to receive the license so far.
Today Square-Enix has announced that game time cards are now available across the country in retailers. Like other games' promotions, $29.99 will get you 60 days of game time. Read on for the full release.
Patch 1.1 was recently deployed to EVE's Rubicon expansion, right after the largest battle ever hosted in the online sandbox: The Bloodbath of B-R5RB. Today the CCP devs are going to host a livestream to talk the CSM, FanFest 2014, and much more. Read on for details.
A new Q&A over at Trion Worlds brings players some background on the 7th Legion faction in Defiance. Following the bushido code, the legion will be a central part of the new update.
Yesterday, Brad McQuaid took to the Reddit sphere to do an AMA for Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen. We wanted to post this up because there was some great information shared.
The lore of any game and series is something important in game development and the understanding of the underlying causes of conflict. Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade posted a holiday gift for fans today in a short story written by Graham McNeill. We managed to catch up to the famed Black Library Author to talk more about Warhammer lore and writing and much more. Keep reading and then leave your thoughts in the comments.
ArenaNet has been hard at work on WvW improvements for Guild Wars 2 and recently invited journalists to check out some of their work. We were on hand to see what's up and to offer this first-hand report. Read on before heading to the comments to chat.
Chris Roberts and the Star Citizen team have released a brand new "Ten for the Chairman" video where fan questions are answered. In this episode, Roberts discusses recent delays to the dogfighting alpha and much, much more. Check it out and let us know what you think!
Judging by the $5.1 million dollars raised through Steam sales of DayZ, the game is a huge success. According to a series of 'tweets' from the development team, over 19,000 unique players signed in within the first hour.
Sony Online Entertainment and the DC Universe Online team have laid out an impressive list of enticements to prod former Legendary members to check out the game again. The most interesting draw is that the return is free for a limited time and includes some pretty impressive bonuses to boot.
Now that the wraps are off the NDA and WildStar coverage, we have even more goodness for our readers in today's column. Find out why heading to Nexus is a great idea before leaving your thoughts in the comments.
According to a Twitter post from Sony Online Entertainment's John Smedley, fans of EverQuest Next: Landmark can look forward to the latter half of January for the alpha test phase of development.
James Phinney and his Motiga development studio have been working quietly on an as-yet-unnamed project for the past couple of years. We caught up with James to see what we could ferret out about the game, the studio and much more. See what he had to say in our exclusive interview.
Game expansions are the lifeblood for longevity of the MMOs we love to play. In his latest column, Adam Tingle talks about expansions in general and about EverQuest: Tears of Veeshan in particular. Read on before heading to the forums to chat.
The Tourist heads to the wild blue yonder to check out Gaijin's War Thunder. See what he discovered and then leave your own impressions in the comments.
What game launched in 2008 and saw its closure yesterday? What NCsoft staple announced its next expansion expected to launch in early 2014? And when is Aura Kingdom launching its closed beta?
Watch on to find out. This is MMORPG's MMOrning Report, and this is what you need to know for December 19th, 2013.
This week Square Enix finally added in the highly anticipated patch 2.1 known as A Realm Awoken. ARA is the first major content update for SEs reimagined Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Guild housing, player versus player combat, and a slew of new features made their way into the game with this update. Read on for our impressions of all the new content so far.
With the recent update to Warfare, NGames has added two new Alliance Modes to give strategic and tactical players new challenges. The new content is now available in the ongoing beta.
Heroes of the Storm has been running under the radar for the most part since last month's Blizzcon 2013. Earlier this week, the Heroes of the Storm team took to the airwaves to answer fan questions on Twitter and filmed the entire event. Check out the video to find out a lot more about the forthcoming MOBA-style game from Blizzard Entertainment.
Nether, using input from its community, has been updated with several new features in its first major content upgrade. Include in the patch are features such as a subway system, new in-game items and more.
Perfect World Entertainment has launched a console division, according to a report at GamesIndustry.biz. The new division is tasked with bringing PWE's stable of MMOs to the console market including the PlayStation 4 and the XBox One.
Blizzard has announced that the Diablo III expansion, Reaper of Souls, will hit retail release on March 25, 2014. In addition, preorders of the much-anticipated expansion have started.
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Wargaming has announced that World of WarPlanes has been updated to v1.1. The update includes fourteen new aircraft, two new battle arenas and a slew of epic achievements. In addition, the team announced a new Alienware sweepstakes that will end on January 5th.
Webzen has announced the addition of a new playable class for Continent of the Ninth Seal (C9). The Mystic joins the game as a hammer-wielding caster. The Mystic's basic form is available now, with a more advanced form arriving with the next update.