MMO News

WildStar adds pets
There are times when it can get lonely for the mmo player as they go on quests and fight hideous monsters. An old saying goes, "If you want a friend, get a dog!" Well, it seems that NCsoft agrees with that principle as players will soon be able to get their grubby little mitts on the new WildStar pets that will be introduced into the game as part of the INVASION: Nexus update.The latest WildStar dev blog announced the addition of companion pe...
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Mar 27 2015
Eldevin Tides of War update launched
The world of Eldevin has always provided plenty of adventuring opportunities for those wishing to be heroes. The browser mmo boasts of more than 160 realms that are ready to be explored and are filled with unique and magical creatures. Gamers who have carefully crafted their characters will find that there's more content awaiting them as Hunted Cow Studios launches the Eldevin Tides of War update.This latest Eldevin update adds quite a bit of...
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Mar 27 2015
dota 2 tickets
As easy as it is to sing and dance about the rise of eSports in most mmo games, there's truly one event that everybody refers to, when they're proving just how influential it realm is. The International is the true, DotA 2 World Championships, taking gamers from all around the world and putting then against each other in a quest to become millionaires. Year after year, The International gets bigger and bigger, with gamers now walking away with p...
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Mar 27 2015
star conflict arc platform
Perfect World Entertainment's platform for free to play mmo titles has added Star Conflict to its roster. The Star Conflict Arc platform launch follows the footsteps of recent joiners like APB Reloaded, Elsword and Stronghold Kingdoms.While Arc is slowly and steadily building its selection of rpg games online, tending to focus on high-quality titles with already a large core following. Players who access Arc will get their hands on the late...
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Mar 27 2015
blackrock mountain release
A total of 31 new cards are heading your way, Hearthstone fans, when the Blackrock Mountain Adventure goes live on April 3. Blizzard has penciled in the release date for Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain, and the Adventure promises to flesh out the theme of the iconic World of Warcraft raid area through the rollout of Dragon-type minion cards.Blackrock Mountain comes alive in Hearthstone's card-slamming mmorpg world through the addition of a ga...
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Mar 27 2015
Skyforge addresses monetization concerns
One area of free-to-play mmo games that can be troubling for gamers is the thought of a game being pay-to-win. Most gamers prefer that player skill be the determining factor in how well the game is played, and charges that a game is selling better gear or other advantages can lead to huge flame wars online and player unrest. Some players have expressed some Skyforge monetization concerns lately, and there is now a response.The community manag...
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Mar 26 2015
Crowfall Kickstarter ends strong
The development of the Crowfall mmorpg has buoyed a lot of gamers who are looking for something more in online gaming. The game's Kickstarter campaign had their initial funding goal of $800,000 met within just a few days, and the money has continued to pour in. The last few days of the Crowfall Kickstarter saw a frenzy of activity as it came to a very successful end.Overall, the Crowfall Kickstarter campaign netted a total of $1,766,204 from ...
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Mar 26 2015
shroud of the avatar bigger
Last month, we talked about upcoming mmorpg, Shroud of the Avatar and how amazing it was to see the development process steaming forward at such a high speed. In case you missed it, Shroud of the Avatar was shifted onto the mighty, Unity 5 engine, which not only signified a step up for the mmo - it raised the bar for all new mmo games coming through the door. Its was an ambitious step, to say the least, but they powered through and got it done. ...
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Mar 26 2015
elite dangerous triple
Back in December, Elite: Dangerous finally made its way onto the mmo marketplace. The Elite series is one of the longest running sagas in gaming history, starting out on the old BBC Micro and Acorn Electron personal computers back in 1984. With over three decades of gaming pedigree and fan heritage, its fair to say that their forth big installment, Elite: Dangerous didn't need much work in the PR department. Fans old and new were fully aware tha...
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Mar 26 2015
infinite crisis official launch
Infinite Crisis has punched out of beta and officially ready to play as a fully released game!The official launch version is brimming with dozens of Champions that have been unveiled steadily over the course of the beta, as well as battle maps that include the unique 2-lane Coast City map featuring fun destructible environments and stolen powers. Infinite Crisis is free to download on Steam. To celebrate the Infinite Crisis official launch,...
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Mar 26 2015