MMO News

everquest 2 qeynos rises
One of the most iconic cities in the Everquest 2 game debuts as a revitalized metropolis care of the new Qeynos Rises update, the 64th for the long-standing MMO, and is packed with visual enhancements as well as PvP combat upgrades. The human city of Qeynos has new revamped areas combined from four to two zones with “amazing” designs as the majestic Qeynos Palace overlooks the city, according to an announcement post from developer Sony Online En...
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Jul 25 2012
conquer online 3 battle power
Conquer Online 2.0 will be leveling up soon to Conquer Online 3, a sequel title that developer NetDragon Websoft said will introduce new elements as well as remove a much-maligned PvP mechanic. "The control will be simpler, both the PvP and PvE battle will be more challenging and the balance for classes will be reshaped with each class having their own specialties,” said the China-based free online rpg maker in a press release. "At the same tim...
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Jul 25 2012
wakfu new quest system
The free online rpg and turn-based strategy title WAKFU is adding nifty bells and whistles to its quest system. The upgraded quest system will feature four different types of quests – from boss-unlocking Adventure quests to area-triggered Environmental quests – as well as an improved quest tracking interface. According to a new developer post, the new quest system “will make quests clearer and more varied,” and is slated to go live in the next u...
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Jul 24 2012
vindictus new mercenary kai
Boasting a sure-shot aim and quicksilver reflexes, the new Vindictus mercenary Kai opens up slick new ways for players to shoot down foes and perform incredible acrobatic feats. According to a Nexon press release, “Kai comes armed with a high-powered bow, allowing teams to have ranged attack support while taking down the hordes of fierce monsters inhabiting Vindictus’ dungeons.” Kai seems capable on both offense and defense. His archer skills l...
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Jul 24 2012
aion update 3 1 ushers in easier instances and new shared server
Aion 3.1, which launched July 18, has made it easier for Daevas to gear up their low-level characters as well as introduced a smoldering new boss in the Abyss. NCsoft said it has lowered the level requirements for Alquimia Research Center, Aetherogenetics Lab, Steel Rake, Theobomos Lab, and Adma Stronghold, “allowing these instances to be completed by smaller groups of players at lower levels.” Defeating mobs in Alquimia Research Center and Aet...
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Jul 23 2012
dc universe online sizzles with tides of war summer event in game update 16
While other mmorpg games are turning up the heat with sun-kissed costumes and barely there bikinis, DC Universe Online is diving deep into a heated conflict between Aquaman and Ocean Lord in the newest Game Update 16, which was released on July 17. Aquaman and Ocean Lord are brothers with competing claims to the Atlantean crown. Heroes and villains will have to help one or the other clinch the legendary sea throne – and all the prestige and powe...
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Jul 23 2012
ragnarok renewal update hits europe
Ragnarok Renewal, the massive new expansion for Gravity Online's free online rpg Ragnarok, has been slated for a summer release in Europe along with two other iOS games. “It’s the biggest single evolution in the 10-year history of the global hit MMORPG,” said Gravity of Ragnarok Renewal, which will ushed in a wave of new classes, features and systems. Thirteen additional classes in the 3rd evolution tier will be added to the roster of playable ...
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Jul 20 2012
allods new horizons set to land august 8
A new expansion for the Allods MMO will allow players to create their own allods and engage in thrilling territorial disputes deep in Astral Space. Called Allods New Horizons, it will be launching simultaneously on both sides of the Atlantic in early next month. True to its name, Allods New Horizons will expand the mechanics behind the fantasy MMO’s popular spacefaring system. gPotato said the new expansion fulfills the long-time dreams of playe...
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Jul 20 2012