MMO News

league of legends new leaverbuster system
If there's one thing that makes League of Legends un-fun, it's the number of leavers and away from keyboard or AFK players that persist in its ranked games. Luckily a new League of Legends LeaverBuster system will be rolled out to better detect these delinquent and inconsiderate team members -- and hopefully keep them off the ranked game circulation for longer periods of time.Riot Games says the stricter LeaverBuster system will punish leave...
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Nov 22 2014
eve online 2014 trailer
Last September CCP Games asked EVE Online fans to submit their most memorable moments from in-game communication. These raw recordings were then paired with the stunning visuals from the award-winning cinematics team and the result is nearly four minutes of compelling proof on why the MMO is a mesmerizing game to play:The This is EVE Online 2014 trailer above breaks away from the traditional features-driven promotional material...
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Nov 22 2014
steam early access
The gaming industry, in recent years, has been completely flipped on its head. The lean towards certain genres has made it more and more difficult for non-mainstream and ambitious titles to gain traction and, most importantly, pick up investments from producers and publishers. This has created a bizarre rift among gaming developers, which has had both positive and negative effects on the industry. On one side, you have the large, but non-mainstr...
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Nov 21 2014
Zombies Monsters Robots Steel Corps update
The action in the Zombies Monsters Robots mmofps just got a lot heavier. Mechs are being introduced to the game in the latest update along with a slew of other additions. The Zombies Monsters Robots Steel Corps update adds the heavy metal thunder of mechs, which I guess fit into the game under the guise of robots. The mechs introduced in the Zombies Monsters Robots Steel Corps update come in three classes: light, medium, and heavy. Light mechs a...
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Nov 21 2014
Guns and Robots Zombiestein event
Even though Halloween has come and gone does not mean that the ghoulish good fun is over. Players of the Guns and Robots mmo fps will soon find themselves facing off against some dreaded zombies. This undead menace will shamble into the game when the Guns and Robots Zombiestein event kicks off on Monday, November 24th. I know what you're thinking. How can zombies pose a danger to Guns and Robots players? I mean, the game is centered around playe...
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Nov 21 2014
rift unicornalia event returns
Can you say no to helping a lovely unicorn? How about a whole blessing – yes, that’s the official name for a group of these magical horned creatures – of unicorns? Rift players will likely have to say yes and spend their weekend aiding these unicorns in need during the Unicornalia event happening until November 26.With a tagline of “They’re here. They’re horned, and they need your help” the Rift Unicornalia event makes a welcome return to th...
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Nov 21 2014
dayz mini
DayZ may have started out in life as a fan-made mod for a military mmofps, but after a steep rise to success, fans of the fans are now making versions of their own. When sales in their old shooter, Arma 2, began to spike back up for a second time, long after the game's launch, the Arma team at Bohemia took notice. The fan-made "DayZ" mod for Arma 2 had gathered momentum, after taking gaming forums and the YouTube let's-play scene by storm. The ...
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Nov 21 2014
dofus 10th anniversary infographic
Ankama has published a massive Dofus 10th anniversary infographic that tells us the mmo's milestones for the past decade. It's so massive that we could not paste the entire infographic in this blog post but we're more than happy to talk you through some of the highlights. In the snippet below, we learn that the popular turn-based online rpg has recruited more than 60 million adventurers which when put together is a community that exceeds the com...
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Nov 21 2014
Star Trek Online Club 47 reopens
Even starship captains need a place to cool down and relax, not to mention being able to hit the dance floor. Star Trek Online players were able to boogie down in Club 47, but that facility has been closed down once the facelift of the Earth Spacedock was underway. This left captains in the mmo without any place to get their groove on, but that has now changed. Cryptic has announced that the Star Trek Online Club 47 is now once again open for bus...
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Nov 20 2014
Final Fantasy 14 hit by DDoS attacks
It seems that an mmorpg gamer just can't simply log into their favorite online game and start playing without having to go through some hassles any more. There's been a lot of DDoS attacks on mmo games over the last month or so. ArcheAge, Guild Wars 2, Wurm Online, and even World of Warcraft was hit by jerks looking to have some fun at the expense of people just looking to play a game. Now another game has been added to that list as Final Fantasy...
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Nov 20 2014