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dragon knights sorceress class
The information moat surrounding Dragon Knights, is fast being lifted giving us new details about its spellcasting Sorceress class, and its PvE and PvP content modes. The new spotlight video shown below takes us through the scintillating arcane prowess of the Sorceress, whose mastery of elements and nether summons makes them look like a viable soloing class.The Sorceress is the first of four classes previewed for this latest free online rpg ...
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Aug 02 2012
arma 2 czech republic dlc
ARMA 2 Army of the Czech Republic DLC is the latest expansion pack for the MMOFPS game, introducing the army of its namesake European country with a mission to bring peace to a deadly civil war zone. The Army of the Czech Republic DLC pack – also known by its shorthand A2: ACR – offers a 15-mission single-player campaign and several scenarios. Players get to immerse themselves in a peacekeeping role in conflict-torn region of Bystrica, one of th...
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Aug 01 2012
maplestory fight for azwan update
MapleStory marks the tail end of summer with the hectic Fight For Azwan update, which challenges players to vanquish Hilla and her undead horde in the best times possible. This new update for the 2D sidescroller MMO was named after the captured underground city of Azwan, once ruled by a fair king, but is now under the corrupted control of the fortune teller Hilla. Players can attempt to reclaim Azwan from the scheming shamaness through four time...
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Aug 01 2012
dark blood act ii
Dark Blood punches its way into a new content update, with publisher Outspark unveiling an expanded level cap of 30 and a brand-new Act II storyline content for PvE players. The new content update for the free online rpg is bursting with new maps, mobs, quests, dungeons, customizations, and a gem system. “This next chapter in the Dark Blood story takes place in the town of Water Veil where the player joins The Liberators, and journeys through a...
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Jul 31 2012
sanctum mac steam beta
The Mac version of Sanctum is two weeks away from release, and what better way to herald the coming of this much-awaited port than to hold an exclusive beta via Steam. Every owner of Sanctum will see the beta visible in the Steam Game Library as “Sanctum Beta”, ready for installation, said Anton Westbergh, CEO of Coffee Stain Studios which developed the strategy MMOFPS. Meanwhile, those who have not bought Sanctum can fill up an application for...
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Jul 31 2012
city of steam alpha test 3
After debuting the humans and elves races in two earlier Alpha test weekends, the free-to-play browser game City of Steam will be launching the greenskin races for testing this August 3 – 5. Aptly called “Greenskin Incursion,” this latest Alpha test weekend will begin Friday at 19:00 PDT (22:00 EDT) and will last until Monday at 00:00 PDT (03:00 EDT).  It will open up the race selection to include the three greenskin races –the meddlesome g...
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Jul 30 2012
metin 2 outfit energy systems
In time for the 2012 London Olympics, Metin 2 has implemented two widely demanded systems – the outfit system which will expand player avatar customization, and the energy system which enable Alchemists to obtain item-boosting energy crystals. “The new outfit system brings a breath of fresh air to adventurers’ wardrobes. Players can now personalize their appearance with different outfits and hairstyles,” said Gameforge in a press release. “If t...
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Jul 28 2012
pockie pirates beloved mr 2
Being in open beta did not stop Pockie Pirates from anchoring its first major update titled “Chapter II: Beloved Mr.2” which gives players freedom to take on the skin of their favorite pirate crew. Launched on July 26, this new update for the side-scrolling pirate MMO was named after Mr. 2 Bon Kurei, also known as Bentham in the popular manga One Piece, infamous for his cross-dressing and ability to transform into anyone he has touched. In the ...
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Jul 27 2012
world of warcraft mists of pandaria launch
Blizzard will release the newest World of Warcraft expansion, Mists of Pandaria, two months from now on September 25. In its official launch announcement, the developer also unveiled a pre-purchase program for the expansion, which introduces a new playable Pandaren race, a kung-fu fighting Monk class, among other content and features. Pre-purchasing either the $40 Standard Edition or the $60 Digital Delux Edition will allow World of Warcraft pla...
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Jul 26 2012
tribes ascend twinfusor update
Tribes Ascend got an action-packed content reload with the Twinfusor update, which added three new weapons, two CTF maps, three skins, and a whole barrage of balance changes to make the MMOFPS title a lot more fun and explosive. Released on July 25, the Twinfusor update introduces a trio of radical arms – the Pathfinder’s Light Twinfusor, the Soldier’s Twinfusor and Juggernaut’s Heavy Twinfusor. Hi-Rez Studios co-founder and COO Todd Harris even...
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Jul 26 2012