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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
runescape challenge system video
In Runescape, skilling will no longer be seen a burdersonsome chore as Jagex sweetens the deal with extra xp and loot rewards through the new Challenge system. In the first part of the behind the scenes video below, Runescape Mod Liono walks us through the details of this new system that promises to be another addictive addition to the browser mmo.“Challenge system is a brand new piece of content we put into Runescape that is designed to enc...
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Sep 18 2012
wakfu mount ferox daily quest
Some MMO games give out mounts like they're candy. Finish a dungeon run or spend some silver on a vendor, you will be given one. But in WAKFU, the turn-based strategy online rpg from Square Enix, only one mount exists so far and it will take at least a year for you to earn the right to ride it -- talk about hardcore. Square Enix has not yet revealed though what the new WAKFU mount looks like or how fast a speed boost it will provide its rider, i...
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Sep 18 2012
shadowland online official launch
Shadowland Online players can now assemble their mighty armies and vanquish the undead legions plaguing the free-to-play strategy browser mmo. Shadowland Online is set in a post-apocalyptic fantasy nightmare where the evil Ossanal successfully led a zombie zerg into God’s continent and left all but three races to survive. “Scattered refugees in their own land, the humans found a fragment of the long lost Eloi gem and a fragment of the long lost...
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Sep 17 2012
maestia skies of palus update
The new Maestia update will raise the level cap to 68, expand the skill tree and add a new PvP mode in the free fantasy MMO. As the first update for Maestia since launching back in May, also promises to whisk players to an exciting new zone named after the update itself: Palus, The Forgotten Swamp. “Palus, The Forgotten Swamp is a new Day/Night zone for players to compete. Players will have the opportunity to engage in large-scale battles” and ...
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Sep 17 2012
fiesta online hidden mine kingdom quest
Fiesta Online is a free anime-inspired online rpg whose gameplay hews closely to traditional MMORPG models like World of Warcraft. But developers of the game thought it would be nice change of pace to inject a tower defense-like mission that's exciting and literally explosive. The tower defense feature, called the Fiesta Hidden Mine Kingdom Quest, will have players scrambling to blow up the baddies attempting to steal precious gold in a sacred h...
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Sep 14 2012
guild wars 2 sales 2 million
Just two weeks after its launch, Guild Wars 2 has sold 2 million boxes worldwide. In a release, ArenaNet said the milestone came shortly after it re-opened sales on its officially hosted purchase site – buy.guildwars2.com. The Guild Wars 2 developer had to close down its direct sales efforts for a while to let “preserve the game experience” and let server capacity catch up to the fast-growing player population. Peak concurrency for the subscrip...
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Sep 14 2012
city of steam closed beta november
After four weeks of Alpha testing, City of Steam moves on to Closed Beta testing sometime in November with guaranteed access to those who purchase beta supporter packs. City of Steam developer Mechanist Games said the Closed Beta test will contain “more quests, a higher level cap, further character customization and eventually, even more races and classes” than the nine races and four classes playable during Alpha testing. New beta supporter pa...
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Sep 14 2012
fallen earth gore weapons
Fallen Earth celebrates its third anniversary in true post-apocalyptic MMO fashion by dumping lethal G.O.R.E. weapons into the game. G.O.R.E. weapons represent some of the best weapons to-date in Fallen Earth, and fall under three combat models – The Bastard pistol, The Jackal rifle and The Lunatic melee. As main feature of the new update 2.5, these G.O.R.E. weapons serve as the explosive anniversary gifts of developer Reloaded Productions to fa...
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Sep 13 2012