Mar 19 2013
10. Star Trek OnlineDeveloped by Cryptic Studios, creators of City of Heroes and City of Villians, Star Trek Online is a free-to-play MMO game that puts you in the driver’s seat of your own starship. The game is updated every week with a new storyline mission to attempt and does an excellent job of representing the Star Trek Universe. Maximum Warp.
9. Planetside 2Planetside 2, developed by Sony, is a huge improvement over its predecessor... Read More
Mar 19 2013
Is a game worth $60 upfront and then an additional $14.99 a month? I suppose, it depends on who you ask. However, all companies think they can buck the trend and have the next huge money making title. Star Wars: The Old Republic is the most recent AAA title to ditch its subscription model and allow a free to play option for all players.
Almost a year into sales SWTOR creators, Electronic Arts, realized they were not getting the subscriber base t... Read More
Mar 18 2013
We all have to start somewhere. From the maxed out level 90 in World of Warcraft, or Paragon level 100 in Diablo III. All characters start at the same level when first booting up the game, level 1. Stepping into an MMO game for the first time can be daunting at first. With all this talk of key bindings, AOE attacks, and constant references to farming it’s easy to see how a newbie can get lost and give up. To aid in your MMO quest here are the top... Read More
Mar 16 2013
It looks like EA is stepping its foot into the eSports arena. Their new Command & Conquer game is going to be free to play and consists of three factions warring for control of a map. Upon first glance you can tell the classic C&C old-school RTS gameplay is still being used for this new title.But the question is if this approach is still appealing. C&C has always been known as a game where you make waves and waves of infantry - th... Read More
Mar 14 2013
GamePocalypse 2013 is a charity event organized by Bottomline guild gaming community. It will take place on 16 March 2013 starting with 12:00 AM CET and it will last 24 hours. This event is held to help Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). Wounded Warrior Project is an American non governmental organization that aims to support those who suffered injuries while serving military duty. Bottomline is an online gaming community whose members are MMO player... Read More
Mar 08 2013
Two weeks ago, digital publisher Ziff Davis announced the closing of websites 1UP, UGO, and Gamespy after acquiring their larger parent network IGN. In an internal email to staff Davis stated the company changes are “designed to allow us to Simplify and Focus” and “to do fewer things but do them exceptionally well.”
The majority of the company’s focus will be now be on websites IGN.com and Askmen.com, their two most popular sites in the network.... Read More
Mar 06 2013
There are dozens of anime-style MMOs scattered all over the internet these days that leave many of us scratching our heads and wondering which one to choose. I have compiled a list of our favorite anime style MMO, both new and old, to aid you in your quest for finding the one that’s perfect for you. Who knows, you might even want to play them all.
10. Angels OnlineChoosing number ten on this list was difficult. There are many games w... Read More
Mar 05 2013
I’ve had countless conversations with gamers about their computers not being powerful enough to play the latest MMO with all of their guild members. It hurts just to think about losing hours of loot or experience because the computer started to lag when you’re attacked. We’ve all been there.
No more lamenting - I have put together a list of parts for gamers who are in need of an upgrade but don’t have too much money stacked away to spend on an e... Read More
Mar 01 2013
EVE Online reached 500k subscribers, EVE FanFest 2013 is sold out, Dust 514 is well received and World of Darkness is still on the to do list. It surely looks like CCP has its hand full. Let’s take it one at a time.
EVE FanFest is an annual convention that celebrates EVE Online. This year it will take place in April in Reykjavik, Iceland and the tickets are already gone. It is no surprise considering 2013 marks two important EVE Online events. T... Read More
Feb 25 2013
BlizzCon 2013 was officially confirmed to take place on the 8-9 November 2013 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California. This is great news for Blizzard fans from all over the world especially for those who have the possibility to actually be there. BlizzCon was skipped in 2012 because Blizzard needed time to prepare the Diablo 3, Mists of Pandaria and StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm release. BlizzCon 2013 gives fans the chance to meet and d... Read More