MMO News

star supremacy new expansion
Newest version of Star Supremacy coming “very soon” with hype events scheduled to usher in the expansion. For one month, from August 13 to September 13, Star Supremacy will be hosting a social media event where fans can like the browser mmo on Facebook as well as follow it on Twitter. The prize? The chance to win an iPod Touch, in-game items and currency. CM_Zardon laid down the rules of the iPod Touch contest with a task checklist for fans: ...
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Aug 16 2012
diablo 3 starter edition free
The new Diablo 3 Starter Edition lets you try out the online rpg for free until the Skeleton King boss in Act I, and is now available for download at Battle.net. Diablo 3 Starter Edition serves as a free trial for the online rpg. You can reach level 13 without having to purchase a Diablo 3 game copy. Free players will have access to Global Play, and will be able to use the matchmaking feature for multiplayer adventures, but only with other Start...
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Aug 16 2012
elsword level cap 60
Elsword will see its level cap raised to 60 as adventurers of this free online rpg set off to explore the final three dungeons of the ongoing Hamel content saga. Set in the namesake ancient city of Hamel, the new dungeon challenges launching this week will take Elsword heroes down the icy caverns of Magmanta’s Cave, through the mystical Temple of Frozen Water and to the final pit stop, the Halls of Water, where a demonic mini-boss awaits. “In M...
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Aug 15 2012
tera argon queen update
TERA players will know fear next week with the arrival of the Argon Queen in a new update touted as the biggest yet for the online rpg. The namesake Argon Queen update unleashes the ruthless matriarch leader of the Argons, the primary enemy faction in TERA. PvE players will have their hands full attempting the massive new 20-person raid and dungeons that will culminate in a dangerous confrontation with the Argon Queen herself. Meanwhile, P...
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Aug 15 2012
world of warcraft pandaren customization
Male Pandaren in World of Warcraft will rock goatees and beards while females will show of their fancy earrings. The newly added race, coming in World of Warcraft’s fourth expansion, Mists of Pandaria, also boasts quite possibly the deepest facial and skin customization options than any other previous race in the long-running online rpg. Here’s the summary of the choices available for both Pandaren genders during character creation. Male Panda...
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Aug 14 2012
brawl busters 16th warrior update
Brawl Busters has raised the multiplayer mayhem to a whole new level with the introduction of the limit-raising update, The 16th Warrior. “The 16th Warrior ups the ante on this wickedly cool action-combat game by increasing player limits in Team and Versus modes to a staggering 16,” said Brawl Busters developer Rock Hippo Productions. “Players can now brawl it out with or against 15 other players. For those who enjoy more intimate brawling, a n...
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Aug 14 2012
rift mage soul the harbinger
Each of the four callings in Rift will receive a new soul when the new Storm Legion expansion hits the MMORPG. First to be revealed is the new mage soul, the Harbinger. The Harbinger will fight primarily as a melee DPS soul, and brings some toughness to Mage calling builds of Rift. “One of the most awesome things about the Harbinger is the fact that it is a battle mage,” developers of the fantasy online rpg in the video below.Fast forward to...
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Aug 13 2012
bounty bay online shuts down
After five years of operation, Bounty Bay Online is hanging up its sails and mooring permanently in the graveyard of closed MMOs on September 20. In a forum announcement, Bounty Bay Online community representative Sarenrae said that payment services, account creation and client download have already been deactivated. The website and social media channels have also been taken down. The forums, meanwhile, remain open under a read-only state. As a...
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Aug 13 2012
eden eternal sage class expansion
Eden Eternal is making players work hard for their new playable class, the Sage, which only gets unlocked after finishing a set of trials in the game’s new expansion, Shadows of the Past. “Completion of these trials will fully unlock the new class,” said Eden Eternal developer and prolific rpg maker Aeria Games. “Players will need to challenge the Sage’s old enemies—the Shadowers—who have resurfaced in the present.” The Sage is the first c...
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Aug 12 2012
raiderz closed beta begins
RaiderZ, the ambitious new MMORPG in the monster hunting genre, has entered into closed beta testing starting August 9. Selected players can now login to the free online rpg and discover the wild universe just waiting to be tamed. "It's a good day to hunt monsters with friends," said Mark Hill, Senior Producer, Perfect World, which publishes RaiderZ. "We're excited to welcome closed beta participants to login and explore the world of Rendel—and...
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Aug 12 2012