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continent of the ninth hell mode fortune survival
Continent of the Ninth has just launched its new expansion, The Ruined Empire, and it plans to punish you with brutally hard content. Continent of the Ninth players will have the chance to unlock Hell Mode for all dungeons in Okapia, the freshly opened fourth continent for the online rpg, by clearing enough Master dungeons. Each successful Master dungeon run will earn you a Master level bead, which will in turn reward you with a random number o...
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Sep 24 2012
silkroad online avatar design contest
Winner gets to put the winning avatar in Silkroad Online. Silkroad Online's avatar design contest named “Project SilkroadWay” marks the 15th year anniversary of the free online rpg. Players who impress the judges stand to earn in-game cash and the rare chance to have their very own designed avatar put directly into the MMORPG world. “Instead of the run-of-mill anniversary events, Silkroad Online is focusing on player participation that could e...
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Sep 22 2012
world of warcraft appear offline
Soon, you can log on and play World of Warcraft in social stealth mode for those days when you’re not feeling so social. World of Warcraft developer Blizzard has confirmed development for an “Appear Offline” option for the online rpg’s cross-game ID system, Battle.net. “When you choose this option as your status, all of your Real ID friends, BattleTag friends, and character-level friends will see you as “Offline” in their friends list whenever y...
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Sep 21 2012
war of legends 5 million registrations
War of Legends has attracted roughly the same number of users as the population of Norway through its deeply involving mmorts-mmorpg gameplay. “Reaching the 5 million registrations milestone is a fantastic achievement for War of Legends and we are delighted to see the game go from strength to strength,” said developer Jagex in a release announcing the milestone. A sobering reminder though for fans and number freaks alike: Five million registrat...
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Sep 21 2012
tribal wars mobile version upgrades free
Tribal Wars' mobile version has broken out of its premium paywall, and even has a shiny new touch screen interface for easier on-the-go gaming. Tribal Wars fans who play the strategy browser mmo via mobile will also notice that the number of menus have been lowered, resulting in a less cluttered screen. The graphics have also been optimized for the smaller screens on mobile phones. Mobile players will also notice a new full-screen mode map and ...
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Sep 20 2012
battlestar galactica online battlespace beginners
New Battlestar Galactica Online players can train in an exclusive battlespace sector that will help prepare them to survive in the PvP-intensive browser mmo. Only players level 9 and below can enter the battlespace sector, said Battlestar Galactica Online developers, and will let newbies "experience intense space combat and accustom themselves to the instanced PvP world." Meanwhile, more experienced pilots who no longer need handholding can sta...
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Sep 20 2012
end of nations fourth closed beta
End of Nations' fourth and final closed beta begins October 4, and will mark the lifting of that pesky NDA. What this means for End of Nations fans is that from October 4 (4:00 PM) to October 8 (5:00 PM), they can talk about and share details on the free strategy rpg to anyone who’s willing to listen. “Players will be able to celebrate their greatest victories, and lament their crushing defeats, by sharing videos, live streams, battle screens, ...
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Sep 20 2012
planetside 2 soe live tournaments
Sony Online Entertainment will be giving away $30,000 in prizes to the winners of tournaments and events during the SOE Live fan gathering. Four of the most popular MMO games in the SOE stable will be participating in the prize blowout: PlanetSide 2, DC Universe Online, Everquest and Everquest 2. SOE Live attendees can participate in an Auraxis Showdown for PlanetSide 2. The mmofps sequel will ask you to shoot and survive your way to the $5,000...
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Sep 20 2012
dragon saga ragnarok online worlds collide
Two online rpg worlds collide as Dragon Saga players race to save a town in Ragnarok Online. In a new update, Dragon Saga will find quests, quest rewards, costumes and dungeons inspired by the Ragnarok Online game. Gravity Interactive, which publishes both online rpg titles, said the crossover content should mix things up and provide memorable fun in the form of new quests, quest rewards, costumes, and dungeons. “It’s an exciting time for Drago...
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Sep 19 2012
guild wars 2 mac beta
Mac fans, get ready to enjoy Guild Wars 2 on your native system – developer ArenaNet has taken the first big step to bringing the online rpg to the Mac platform. The Mac beta version for Guild Wars 2 has just been launched, and will be available to anyone who purchases Guild Wars 2, ArenaNet said in a release. Players can now log in to their game account to access the beta version and help test it before official release. “The Mac beta version ...
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Sep 19 2012