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Conan Exiles religion system revealed
The gods were in integral part of the Conan mythos, and one of their key features is that they were not of the usual good-versus-evil stereotype found in most fantasy literature. The worship of the gods in the Conan stories was usually a brutal, bloody affair, and it appears that this method of worship is coming to the Conan Exiles mmo. A new blog post details the Conan Exiles gods and the very useful favors that they can give players.When a ...
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Jan 23 2017
Gigantic Exile in the North update now live
It's not often that an mmo will release a major update while it's still in open beta, but the developers of Gigantic aren't waiting any longer to dump a heap of new content into the laps of players. The new Gigantic Exile in the North update is now live, adding a new hero, skins, and features to the team-based action game. Of primary interest to players is the new Gigantic Pakko playable hero, who is just huggable and happy-go-lucky. This update ...
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Jan 19 2017
Dragon Nest adds the Arch Heretic
It appears that judgment time has come for the unrighteous in Dragon Nest. The fantasy mmorpg has just released its latest update with new costumes, dragon eggs, and a new character for gamers to enjoy. The Dragon Nest Arch Heretic makes his introduction to the game as the world of Altea is rekindling the fire with this descendant of the cleric.The Dragon Nest Arch Heretic is the most powerful and aggressive descendant of the cleric's family,...
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Jan 18 2017
ZeniMax claims evidence destruction in Oculus lawsuit
The ongoing Oculus lawsuit just seems to become more interesting with each new claim and counter-claim. ZeniMax is currently suing the Facebook-owned Oculus for theft of trade secrets in a multi-billion lawsuit, and they have already accused game developer John Carmack of stealing the Oculus Rift technology while he was an employee of the company. This lawsuit, while being entertaining to follow, does have the potential to affect the online rpg l...
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Jan 17 2017
Gold Coin United signs Mash
One thing about eSports is that rosters continually change. It's fascinating to see mmo players shuffled around as pro teams prep for runs at major tournaments. The latest bit of roster news is that North American Challenger Series team Gold Coin United signs Mash as an in-house substitute for its League of Legends team.Of the Gold Coin United signs Brandon "Mash" Phan news, head coach Yoonsup "Locodoco" Choi told ESPN, "Mash is going to be a...
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Jan 16 2017
Black Desert Online Margoria release date announced
In the virtual world of online games, most of the action is set on dry land, leaving the waterways and oceans of the world as just barriers or places to quickly travel across. Black Desert Online is taking a different tack entirely, allowing players to partake of aquatic adventures, both above and below the surface, in the game's latest expansion. Developers have announced that the Black Desert Online Margoria expansion is slated to be released o...
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Jan 12 2017
Star Trek Online 7th anniversary announced
Players have been boldly going where no one has gone before for seven years now in the online rpg based upon the iconic Star Trek franchise. Cryptic has revealed some of the features starship captains can look forward to when the Star Trek Online 7th anniversary celebration kicks off later this month. The chief reward players can snag is a new Tier 6 Lukari Science Vessel by completing in-game missions during the event. There will also be server-...
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Jan 11 2017
Revelation Online CBT3 announced
The process of bringing Revelation Online to Europe and North America continues. My.com has announced the date for the upcoming Revelation Online CBT3, allowing players to once again return to the magical realm of Nuanor. One of the most interesting features of the next Revelation Online closed beta test is that there are no wipes, so mmo players can use their characters from the previous betas without any worries.The Revelation Online CBT3 w...
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Jan 10 2017
Star Trek Online introduces the Tzenkethi
A new alien race is soon set to enter Star Trek Online and cause lots of headaches for players. Cryptic has revealed that the mysterious Tzenkethi are set to enter the sci-fi mmorpg. These reptilians have been plucked from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and have once fought a war against the Federation. The alien race was never actually seen in the series, but they have been mentioned in the game during the Echoes of Light episode. A new developer bl...
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Jan 09 2017
SMITE announces The Morrigan
The battlefields of SMITE are about ready to be hit with a hefty dose of Celtic power. The free mmo of battling gods has featured quite a few diverse pantheons, ranging from Egyptian to Greek to Mayan, and it's now time for Celtic deities to get into the action. During the current Hi-Rez Expo, it was announced that the new SMITE The Morrigan, Phantom Queen, playable hero will be added to the game's roster with the next patch. The addition of the...
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Jan 05 2017