The WildStar team has posted a new video to spotlight how movement will impact the game. According to Carbine, movement in MMOs should be more than simply mashing WASD. Find out what they have in store for WildStar by watching this video. Enjoy!
In this week's Neverwinter Foundry Focus, Cryptic's Rob Overmeyer will be heading in to chat with the team about all of the terrific stuff going on with Foundry quests. Head to the MMORPG.com Live Stream channel at 9:30 p.m. EDT / 6:30 p.m. PDT on Friday evening!
EDIT: We've had to postpone this event, but will update with a new time soon! Our own Rob "Grakulen" Lashley will be hosting a special live stream this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. EDT / 10:30 a.m. PDT with Turbine developers. They'll be showing off the next Lord of the Rings Online content expansion, Treachery of the White Hand. Be sure to log into the MMORPG.com Live Stream channel to check it out!
Module 1, a new teaser site for Neverwinter, has been released. Modules are what Wizards of the Coast calls new campaigns in the tabletop D&D universe. We are anticipating that this is a teaser for a forthcoming content patch for Neverwinter. Check out the site for yourself to see what we're talking about and then speculate away in the comments.
Atlantica Online players will want to log into the game to check out the outer reaches of the city of Atlantis itself. There is a new dungeon in which to wage war that is, according to the dev team, not to be missed.
Jagex has announced that RuneScape will be making its debut for tablet gaming possibly as soon as winter 2013. In an interview with IGN, Mark Gerhard also indicated that the venerated game might also make the transition to consoles.
Blake Morse has posted a great new preview of the recently added "Uprising" update to CCP's DUST 514. It's an inside look at a huge patch that you won't want to miss. Read it at FPSGuru.com.
The forty-fifth installment of the Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Letter from the Producer has been published on the official forums. The short note re-announces the projected summer 2013 release and early June Beta 3 event and includes several screenshots.
Mechanist Games has announced that the City of Steam beta will kick off tonight at 10:00 pm EDT / 7:00 pm PDT. The team is reporting that an aggressive development schedule took place over the past five months, allowing for new features to be added to the beta and a new zone later this month.
Wargaming is bringing a little charity into World of Wartanks. May is National Military Appreciation Month and players purchasing special bundles this weekend will see proceeds go to a trio of charitable organizations that directly affect military personnel and their families.
During last week's FanFest, CCP spent a lot of time talking about the next ten years for EVE Online and what players might expect to see. These folks do not lack for ideas as you'll see in our peek into the crystal ball. Let us know what you think of the plans in the comments.
Paladins are everybody's favorite good guy to pick on in most MMOs. But what are paladins? What makes them tick? How true are those found in games compared to paladins in history? Find out in today's Fair Game before heading to the comments.
Sony Online Entertainment recently announced that EverQuest Next would be reworked into a true sandbox environment thanks to a new partnership with StoryBricks. In today's Devil's Advocate, we offer a few thoughts about that before asking you to head to the comments to continue the discussion.
Bill Murphy lays down his final thoughts and rating for Defiance from Trion Worlds. After four weeks plus a few days of playing, how does it shake out? Watch on to find out.
Lineage II players looking to get a jump on the release of the huge content update, Lindvior, on May 29th will want to check out a great series of in-game events tailored to pave the way. Check out our exclusive announcement of how this can be accomplished!
As of yesterday for two weeks until the 16th, new players logging into Atlantica Online will automatically receive an MMORPG.com gift box. Log into atlantica.nexon.com to get registered and receive your gift pack today!
Defiance player with a competitive bent will want to head into the game this weekend to take part in the Dodge High Speed Challenge. Players can earn some pretty sweet Paradise Faction Colors from a vendor that will only be available on these special weekends.
The Neverwinter team has released a brand new video featuring the Whispering Caverns, the highest level zone in the game. It's a terrific peek at what lies ahead. Enjoy!
Reality Squared Games (R2Games) will be launching its open beta test on 9:00 pm 3rd May (GMT+8) for Dragon Pals. The title is a multi-faceted, adventure based massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). MMORPG.com has been given gift pack codes that will give players Exp Scrolls, Dragon Souls, Gem Chests and more! Get your key now!
Game On: Epic Slant Press Edition, the official podcast of MMORPG.com, is proud to announce its first iTunes review giveaway. From now until 3:00PM EST, May 19th, each written 5-star review will be entered to win a digital download copy of Defiance courtesy of Trion Worlds and Indigo Pearl. Chris and Adam will also be giving away these select indie games for each of the three weeks to follow,: Magicka, Strike Suit Zero, and A Valley Without Wind 1 & 2.
Guild Wars 2 is a game that has made some big changes in a short while and has plans to make many more as the player base adapts and requests new features. In our latest Guild Wars 2 column, we take a look at what has changed already and offer a few thoughts about things we'd like to see in the future. Read on before heading to the comments.
After a year off, Blizzcon 2013 will be storming back to Anaheim later this year. Ardent World of Warcraft fans are beginning to speculate about what big announcements the team might have in store for the world's most popular MMO. Check out our musings before adding yours in the comments.
Rob Lashley has started a terrific new series for MMORPG.com that is based around Neverwinter. Called Foundry Focus, Rob shines the spotlight on a specific Foundry quest each week. In this inaugural article, Rob takes a look at "A Kidnapping in Blacklake". Check it out and then tell us about your favorite Foundry quests in the comments.
Welcome to another episode of Game On: Epic Slant Press Edition. This week Chris and Adam are joined by Green Armadillo of the Player Versus Developer MMO blog. Together we discuss the Vanguard: Saga of Heroes and The Old Republic's free-to-play versions, the success of the Camelot Unchained's kickstarter, the launch of Neverwinter, and the FFXIV: A Realm Reborn summer release announcement.
Gazillion Entertainment invited players into an open beta event for Marvel Heroes this past weekend. We took the opportunity to take our super heroes out for a run and have a few thoughts to share. Read on and then let us know about your experiences with Marvel Heroes in the comments.