MMO News

Crowfall reveals Embargo Vaults
The Crowfall Kickstarter campaign continues its path to reaching the first stretch goal of one million dollars with just over three weeks left to go. While the mmorpg has definitely hit a nerve with gamers eager for something truly new and innovative, ArtCraft Entertainment continues to whet the appetites of players with more details of what they can expect to find within the game. The latest update on the game's Kickstarter page goes into some d...
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Mar 03 2015
Shadowrun Online renamed Shadowrun Chronicles
One of the greatest pen-and-paper roleplaying games of all time was Shadowrun. Originally released in 1989 by FASA, the game successfully merged magic and sci-fi in a modern, hi-tech world where elves could be hackers and orcs could roam the streets as cybernetically enhanced street samurai. The game originally released dozens of products back in the day, and it's still in print today. That's why many old school gamers are looking forward to the ...
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Mar 03 2015
world of warcraft perk
With the cornucopia of mmo games available these days, it's getting tougher and tougher to keep your own title at the top of the pile. Despite the fact that World of Warcraft holds a significant amount of the market's share of subscribers and has broken staggering records to reach its subscriber-base, the developers at Blizzard are fully aware that they can't be sleeping giants on the matter and, even though they're leading the pack, they still n...
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Mar 03 2015
dayz successor
It feels like it was only yesterday that mmo fans were texting and IMing each other to say "hey...you really need to check out this ArmA 2 mod". Then, in a whirlwind of success, the legend that was DayZ rose to the dizzying heights where it now rests. The underground tales of how a fan built a hugely successful mod, reinvigorated an ageing mmofps and then even got hired by the developers themselves was no longer an indie-devs dream, it was a real...
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Mar 03 2015
runescape jagex undisclosed mmo
Undeterred by their previous failed attempts, Jagex is taking another stab at releasing a new MMO. The Runescape developer was caught posting a job opening for a lead programmer on its website for an undisclosed MMO.“We offer an amazing opportunity for a lead programmer to define the technological path of an undisclosed MMO,” says the posting. While we do know that Jagex is developing an MMO, what kind it is can be anyone’s guess due to the s...
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Mar 03 2015
might and magic heroes online pvp start
Are you ready for the first-ever competitive tournament in Might & Magic Heroes Online? The gladiators sure are and they are salivating at the prospects of battling it out in the maiden Might & Magic Heroes Online Champions of Ashan PvP tournament.A few of the mmorpg fighters are in it for the glory, but the most of those braving the arena want to earn special victor rewards such as gift cards and exclusive medals. The best hero that ...
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Mar 03 2015
world of warcraft token
So, you've been playing World of Warcraft for over a decade now. Arguably, you've spent somewhere in the region of $2500 on subscriptions and expansions over the years and contributed a significant amount to the Azerothian economy. Along the way, you've probably made a lot of life-long friends along the way and undoubtedly would pay that money again for 10 years of the same, but Blizzard are coming up with an alternative. The upcoming World of W...
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Mar 02 2015
supernova announced
Namco Bandai, as a publisher, has got its name strapped to a decent proportion of the greatest videogames of all time. Maybe not the biggest sellers of all time, but most certainly the games that everyone remembers as the defining, pivotal titles within their genre. From Tekken, to Ace Combat, to Dark Souls and all the way back round to the Soul Calibur franchise, the games that everyone looks back on fondly fall pretty close to the Namco Bandai...
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Mar 02 2015
Heroes & Generals adds Soviet Union
The Russians are coming! The Russians are coming! No, this isn't some Cold War-era warning about the Soviet war machine has decided to invade and topple the West. I'm talking about Heroes and Generals adding Soviet forces as a third faction in the browser mmo. Players will now be able to choose to play as an American, German, or Soviet to recreate the intense battles of World War II.The Red Army surges into the conflict in Heroes and Generals...
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Mar 02 2015
Star Trek Online Leonard Nimoy memorial
Like many other Star Trek fans around the world, I was deeply saddened to hear that Leonard Nimoy had passed away last Friday. His incredible portrayal of Mister Spock became the heart of the franchise. So much so, that the Star Trek Online free mmo used him to narrate the opening sequence of the game and to be the voice that informed gamers that their character had just leveled up. Upon hearing of his death, fans have been asking that the game h...
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Mar 02 2015