Blizzard has announced that the closed beta phase of development for Overwatch will end on April 25th. From May 5th to 9th, everyone is invited to participate in the open beta, with official launch taking place on May 24th.
The Repopulation: Fragmented, the survival title based on the same game universe as The Repopulation, is ready to hit early access on April 26th. To celebrate the big news, Above & Beyond Technologies has released a brand new trailer. Check it out!
Players will be receiving a free character slot for Black Desert Online with this week's release of the Musa and Maehwa classes. The announcement was made on the official forums earlier today.
While I'm a huge fan of what Gearbox has done over the years, particularly with the Borderlands series, the muddled messaging on Battleborn had me sort of write off the game up until now. Thankfully, I finally had a chance to sample Battleborn this past weekend and figure things out for myself.
Bless Online is coming to North America and Europe and will be published by Aeria Games according to a report by Steparu via Inven News. There is no information about when the game will be headed this way, but the thought that it is probably in the near(ish) future is pretty cool!
The Skies team has announced that portions of the city of Kimary has officially been designated a safe zone from PvP activity within the city's limits. While raiders and wildlife can still attack, players will find a safe haven within.
En Masse Entertainment has updated its blog with the news that a limited time Abscess event is slated to kick off later today. During the event, players can take part in a once-per-day activity that can reward gold, TERA Rewards points, tier 9 feedstock, and Dreadnaught ore.
GungHo America has released a new trailer for its forthcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive survival MMO, Let it Die. The game is considered an 'asynchronous' MMO and is expected to be released later in 2016. You can check out the trailer below or the official site, though it contains little information. We'll keep you posted as more information is released.
In the latest 10 For the Chairmain, Star Citizen's Chris Roberts revealed that "some of the latest stretch goals" will not be included in the initial commercial release, something he called the "minimal viable product". The team will be including the missing stretch goal items and features into the game at a later point.
Fans of one of the original sci-fi MMOs, RF Online (Rising Force Online) will be pleased to hear that CCR has filed a trademark request for RF Online 2 and lists it as downloadable software that may include a virtual reality component.
RuneScape has started a new journey thanks to the launch of the NXT visual engine and game client. The company has been working on NXT for the past couple of years and it recently completed its beta phase of development.
The open beta for ASTA has been updated with the first major content update that brings several new features into the game including a new PvP arena, a new difficulty mode for ten-player raid dungeons and more.
Green Man Gaming has announced that The Black Death is officially open for Early Access business on Steam. Players will be able to take part in the survival game fighting to live through history's most deadly pandemic.
Bound By Flame devs have released a new trailer for The Technomancer that shows off quite a bit of the game world and the combat system that the protagonist, Zachariah, will utilize. The Technomancer is set to be released on PC, XBox One and PlayStation 4 on June 21st. Check it out!
Want to see what Crossout is all about? The newest battle game from War Thunder developer Gaijin Entertainment, Crossout is all about building and destroying wheeled instruments of death and destruction. We'll be live today at 230pm EST (1130am PST) to show off the game and chat with the developers before their big show at PAX East 2016!
Stoic Games has announced that launch day for The Banner Saga 2 has officially arrived for PC. Players can grab a digital copy at a number of virtual retailers including Steam, Bundle Stars, Direct to Drive, GameFly, GameStop, GamersGate, Humble Store and UPlay. Console versions of The Banner Saga 2 will launch in Summer 2016.
Dungeon Rushers, a tactical RPG parody, will hit early access on Steam on May 3rd. It will be available for PC, Mac and Linux systems. The game contains seventy dungeons, a party-based system and over twenty hours of game play.
Legendary Pictures has released the latest Warcraft movie trailer, this time featuring more dialog, action, characters and much much more. It's a fantastic look that paves the way for Europe's premier in May and North America's in June. You can get a look at it on the Warcraft movie Facebook page.
The Bombshell team has been hard at work on the game since it launched to less than stellar reviews earlier this year. Today marks a seminal day with the release of the v1.1 update that brings a number of new features, bug fixes and enhancements into the game. Mouse and keyboard buttons can now be bound, the camera has been pushed back 25%, controls have been overhauled, monster placement and AI have been improved to name but a few.
The Thieves Guild was released just a short while ago. If you've spent any time progressing through the storyline or advancing through the Thieves Guild passive skill lines you may have noticed this DLC isn't anything like the previous two. That said, it does display one major aspect that is missing.
With their rich fantasy background, collectible card-games have become fertile ground for MMOs looking to expand into new areas. As a result, it's unsurprising to see Runescape-developer Jagex enter the fray with a new title of their own. But, far from being a reskin of run-of-the-mill mechanics, Chronicle: Runescape Legends is something entirely different, offering a surprisingly interesting twist on traditional turn-based play.
To fulfill that place inside each of us that requires a fill of Medieval fantasy, adventure and action, some people watch Game of Thrones, others join Medieval clubs... while others, gamers, immerse themselves into Medieval role playing gaming worlds. Addiktz has done the work to pick out 7 leading Medieval RPG games from the long list of them.
Whether it's the specialized tank, warplane or warship experience that Wargaming's "World of" series brought to the World War 2 gaming experience (with "World of Tanks," "World of Warplanes" and "World of Warships"); or whether it's the ground force first-person shooter perspective that Call of Duty contributed to the World War 2 scene with "Call of Duty: World at War"; or the unique and bloody RTS experience of "Men of War," these were Addiktz' 5 picks.
MMORPG.com has been given some special gift keys for SMITE that will give players the Godess Belladona and the Battle Maiden skin - with a total value of $6 USD! These keys can be redeemed on PC, XBOX One or Playstation 4. Get your key now while supplies last!
The EverQuest Ragefire progression server has unlocked the Scars of Velious expansion according to a post on the official site. All Access members can check it out for themselves.