There's a new article up on the Lotrolife.com - Exclusive Mines of Moria screenshots - where you can see new items for different classes, mount, mobs and Moria screenshots. The article can be found at Lotrolife.com
Upcoming Shaman Changes
Quote from: Koraa (Source)Elemental - Elemental Fury and Call of Thunder are switching places. Call of Thunder will be a 1-point talent, and Elemental Fury will be a 5-point talent. For Elemental Shaman this won't mean much, for Enhancement it means they can have easier access to 100% spell crit damage. - Lava Burst's cast...
Hold on to your hats, patch 3.0.1 is now up on the background downloader, and Zarhym wasn't kidding at all when he said it was going to be big. 821MB to be exact.
So, you may want to get started now with the download! As a reminder, you can choose to have the downloader running in multiple ways: while you're playing, when you exit WoW, or...
Thanks to the Warhammer Herald -- Mythic Entertainment's official news website for Warhammer Online -- we have the finalized server list for the launch of Warhammer Online! We've quoted the explanation for the server rulesets below.
Servers, servers - get'ya servers! Below you will find the server names we anticipate being available...
Do we need to say more? You can now transfer your characters from a PVE server to a PVP server if you pay for it.
Providing a smooth and enjoyable experience for all players is always a priority for us, and we are continually re-evaluating our policies and programs to do so. As the state of the game has matured substantially since the inception...
Today Mythic Entertainment posted a producer's letter about the Warhammer Online Open Beta. You can also check out the full patch notes for the 4.1.1 update below.
Beta 4.1.1 Producer’s Letter – Open Beta
It's great to see all of you enjoying Open Beta! The past few days have been exciting and eventful and we...
Ultima Online will get expanded in 2009 with a brand new expansion called "The Stygian Abyss". Today Mythic announced that the website for the upcoming expansion has launched.
The Stygian Abyss
An entrance to the Stygian Abyss has been discovered upon the world of Sosaria, hidden in the seething caldera of a newly-risen volcano. At first glance...
The combat system of Runes of Magic relies equally on the advancement of fighting skills and good equipment. The quality of weapons and armor has an impact on attack as well as defense, but the proper use of the characters skill set is just as important. For normal attacks it is important to master the weapon skills like two handed swords, bows,...
The hyped Spore was released last week and the reactions have been many and mixed. Overall the game is well received, even if it has some things it could improve upon. One of the main things people have complained about is the DRM-protection SecuROM, but now it there's a new form of complaint surfacing – from Christian gamers.
The design of Pirates of the Burning Sea's official website was recently revamped.
In a remarkable collaboration between Community, ArtCo, Development and TestCo, I am proud to unveil the new Pirates of the Burning Sea website! This time around, we decided that we wanted to go with a site design that was brighter, more-user friendly, with a...
Straight from the official Stargate Worlds website they have announced how the Closed Beta is only a few weeks away. This is awesome news, I personally look forward to this game a lot, being a dire Stargate fan.
If you have not yet signed up for your chance to be one of our beta testers, be sure to do so very soon! The Closed Beta phase of...
Find out detailed information about The Rune-keeper class in a recent published developer diary over at the official Lord of the Rings Online website.
Brian “Zombie Columbus” Aloisio
The Minstrel sings words of Power and the Lore-master finds Power from ancient secrets, but there are more paths than these. Middle-earth is a land where language...
Recently Game Update 6 was deployed and Vanguard: Saga of Heroes players can rejoice with a bunch of new features such as the Isle of Dawn, Character Models Revamp and much more.
View the patch notes below.
Isle of Dawn The Isle of Dawn was separated from the continent of Kojan during the cataclysm. A village of battle hardened humans and a band...
Blizzard has published a preview of the Ashbringer comic. So far the sneak peek feature seven different comic strips which you can view below!
As the Lich King's plague of undeath ravages the human kingdom of Lordaeron, a mighty blade is forged from a dark orb. In the hands of Highlord Alexandros Mograine, the blade will become legend. In...
"Binds to account" -- Scaling Items
The build introduced a new type of item that scales with the level of your character. The cool thing is these items are also Binds to account, meaning that you can trade them between characters on the same account whenever you want! These items will scale with your character's level from 1 all the way to 80, so...
Obsidian Sanctum 25-man loot: Chestplate of the Great Aspects (Plate), Wyrmrest Band (Ring)
Obsidian Sanctum 10-man loot: Signet of the Accord, Dragon Hide Bag
Blackmsithing: 7 new recipes
Tailoring' Epic Cloth:'Ebonweave Set, Spellweave Set, Moonshroud Set
Tailoring Blue Cloth: Frostsavage Set
'New Jewelcrafting' Recipe: Titanium...
New PTR coming soon! No need to say more.
The next major content patch is coming, and it's big. In order to smooth the way, we will shortly enable background downloading of most of the data for this patch. People who use the Launcher and have background downloading enabled will automatically start getting the data. The Downloader downloads...
VestGame Entertainment and Zownder.com are announcing the details of the first screenshot competition for VestGame's popular free massively multiplayer online game, World of Kung Fu.
[Shanghai, Sep 13th, 2008] – VestGame Entertainment and Zownder.com are teaming up to bring World of Kung Fu's first ever screenshot competition to players all over...
This has not really been documented by Mythic Entertainment at all, but Warhammer Online supports AddOns just the same as World of Warcraft does, and we're fully supporting it with a Warhammer AddOn section here on Curse.
Those of you in Open Beta may want to check it out -- there are quite a few very cool AddOns already popping up -- with more no...
Through a press release on NCsoft's website, we've learned that NCsoft will be uniting their western subsidiaries under a new banner called NC West. The current name is still a work in progress, and NCsoft expects to have the official name for the new branch finalized before its office opens. NC West will be located in Seattle, WA, with its...
Who says going back to school has to be boring? Whether you're just starting college, high school, or junior high (or returning for yet another year of teachers, textbooks, and tests), the free MMORPG Fiesta is offering players a chance to take a break from their homework and enjoy new items and fun in-game events.
Head back to school in style...
Check out these 10 new Lord of the Rings Online: Mines of Moria screenshots.
So, who's looking forward to the first expansion for Lord of the Rings Online? There's many videos, screenshots and a lot of interesting information out there; all of it is making the expansion seem quite amazing. Time will tell.
Three months after its release, Estiah, a free-to-play browser MMORPG announced the addition of two new major game features: A deep guild management along with a pet system.
Players are now able to not only form an in-game community, but also compete as a guild. Buildings can be constructed with guild members' collective efforts, either to expand...
Not that many (did you?!) believed the silly rumors that kept saying how Wrath of the Lich King would be Blizzard's final expansion for World of Warcraft… but, it doesn't hurt to hear it from one of the Lead Designer's just to feel completely reassured.
Some fun facts about expansions and MMOs is that the old school game EverQuest is still...
Earlier this year NCsoft "had to" lay off 21 employees at their Austin, Texas office. While NCsoft assured everyone that this was only due to canceled projects and a natural course so to speak, many were skeptical to this and assumed more would happen.
Now GameIndustry reports that NCsoft Europe might lay off 50 positions as well. The reason is...
Tom Chilton (Lead Game Designer) told videogaming247 in an interview which was published recently that World of Warcraft is still going strong.
Event hough there hasn’t been any press releases since the last 10,000,000 players one, the population of Azeroth and Outlands is still steadily increasing – which is in my opinion quite crazy!
Even more blue posts has been made, this time covering mana regeneration, bugged quests, mage and paladin information, shaman bug list, new design of metamorphosis for warlocks.
Mana regen in raid Nobody seems to be having problems with mana in Naxx right now (maybe Ret pallies), but I think that's because regen is too good across the board. I...
This is the first "PvP only" zone of the game, it's only fair its daily quests are PvP oriented. Well 3 out of 4 is and they are nice and fast too. They are all available in the Fortress if your faction controls it or in your village close to the fortress if you're on offense:
For 620 Honor and 20.63g you need to kill 20 Alliance Players. This...
Nethaera recently posted over at the official World of Warcraft forums that they "have an idea" about when the release date of Wrath of the Lich King will be. When do you think it will be? Based on everything we've heard so far, it's likely to come somewhere in November or December this year.
We have an idea and we'll be announcing a date once...
Based on what Mythic Entertainment's latest "Open Beta Update" we're going to have a very stable build when the game is released. Great news!
Hello everyone, We've received a lot of great feedback from Open Beta already and have some great changes in the works that we'll be adding over the next few days and...
Just now Mythic Entertainment shared the much anticipated information about when North American players who have pre-ordered WAR will be able to create characters and play the game before the rest.
The date? September 14th.
Get ready for the worldwide WAAAGH! Mythic Entertainment announced today that North American players who have pre-ordered...
Like every day since the Wrath of the Lich King beta began, there's a large amount of blue posts which has surfaced today -- we got the summary, courtesy of World of Raids.
Also, since the summer is drawing to a close, the Harvest Festival has arrived!
Quote from: Wryxian (Source)
Summer draws to a close and the leaves of the trees begin to turn...
Ghostcrawler, an employee of Blizzard Entertainment has posted interesting information and in-depth details surrounding upcoming changes to the Paladin class.
I understand that you feel that you've gotten the shaft, that the implementation of the paladin doesn't meet your vision for the class or perhaps what you even feel Blizzard originally...
This article lists all the Northrend daily quests currently ingame. Currently it is update to date with the latest Wrath of the Lich King beta build and when new builds introduce more daily quests, we will post an updated version of this article.
Borean TundraThere's only one daily quest so far in Borean Tundra, in Coldarra. It is the exact same...
The September Version Update for Final Fantasy XI is now live and there's a lot of new things to experience:
The revolutionary new Level Sync system.
The continuing episodes of Wings of the Goddess nation quests.
New elements and adjustments to Campaign.
An additional merit point category for dancers and scholars.
Currently there's a 10-man raid livestreaming directly from the new Wrath of the Lich King Naxxramas instance. Check it out below!
Road to Damnation
Serving this spectral being--this Lich King, as Kel'Thuzad was beginning to think of him--would assuredly bring Kel'Thuzad great power... and damn him for all eternity. But that knowledge came far...
The official beta patch notes have been updated to reflect build 8905 changes, and Nethaera has highlighted everything that has changed since the last build, view it all below:
All classes are currently undergoing a balancing pass of all talent trees.
Death Knight damage has been decreased on almost all of their...
The English Community Manager of Warhammer Online, Iain 'Requiel' Compton has posted extended information about the new beta key validation system.
As a lot of people seem to be a little confused over this I'm going to post up some quick Q&As. If you have other questions then please post them below and I'll try to answer them, please don't post...
An employee from GOA has posted an open letter regarding the current status of the European Warhammer Online Open Beta which experienced many problems as it opened its doors yesterday. Furthermore, the CEO of GOA also went out with an announcement.
Iain 'Requiel' Compton - English Community Manager said:
Firstly let's get the obvious stuff...
Mythic Entertainment has posted an update about day one of the beta and the overall experience is positive. Read it all below. And don't forget to check out WARDB and Warhammer Alliance for all your information needs.
Folks, So, while today has been incredibly stressful for our European brethren, I have lots of good news to share with all WAR...
Blizzard is currently working on the two much anticipated games StarCraft II and Diablo III as everyone most likely is already aware of. That they will become popular is probably a given to everyone, which means Blizzard's online service Battle.net is in need of dire revamping to handle the increased player base. Exactly how Battle.net 2.0 will be...
In the most recent game update to EverQuest II a new dungeon called Veksar was introduced. View the official trailer showcasing the zone below!
Shortly after the Shissar were run out of Kunark, a resort by the name of Veksar was built by the Kylong Iksar Tribe. After standing upon a lake in the middle of Kunark for nearly 1,000 years, Veksar was...
Game Update 6 for Vanguard: Saga of Heroes will go live sometime this week.
The final changes have been made in response to the valued player feedback, and we're just about ready to release GU6 which will include thousands of bug fixes, the long awaited character model revamp, and our highly anticipated trial version of Vanguard, Isle of Dawn !...
The very latest of blue Blizzard posts can be found below!
Storm Peaks & Icecrown situation Storm Peaks is crashing because of an Art/Engine related bug. There is no way we can hotfix Storm Peaks. We'll need to patch to fix it . (src) Those zones were also causing issues. Unfortunately, we can't hotfix those areas so you'll have to wait until the...
If you missed the most important blue post last week, this is the one. Many upcoming changes to the racial abilities will occur with the release of Wrath of the Lich King.
Quote from: Kalgan (Source) Changes that should be in the next beta push. Bear in mind that some of these may change somewhat or entirely, and there may also be other changes...
Check out several new items that dropped for players yesterday/today. Also check out the Naxxramas 10-man loot compendium (that list will get a facelift today) if you haven't yet.
Weapons: Kel'Thuzad's Reach (MH Fist), Wand of the Archlich (Wand), Staff of the Plaguehound (Feral Staff), Anarchy (1H Dagger), Infection Repulser (MH Mace), Hammer...
Outspark's free MMORPG Fiesta is celebrating its one year anniversary. Released last September, Outspark's first title has already attracted over two million players. Outspark has released multiple major content patches over the past year, including a free expansion last month that raised the level cap, introduced player weddings and an apprentice...
Outspark has released exciting new content for its competitive online snowboard racing game, Project Powder, featuring a brand new single player mode, a new race track, and other additions.
Project Powder players looking to improve their snowboarding skills without the embarrassment of defeat can now take to the slopes in a new single player...
The world of '''Runes of Magic''' consists not only of vast and varied regions, but there are literally dozens of caves and mines in Taborea, reaching deep down below the surface of the earth. In the dangerous dungeons of Frogster’s ambitious fantasy online role-playing game, you can not only find gremlins and goblins, but far more dangerous...
Sony Online Entertainment was sneaky and released the latest Game Update 48 for EverQuest II without much prior notice.
The Guild Hall building projects for Qeynos and Freeport have begun to run dangerously low on resources! Director Jasmine at the Antonica docks and Director Hezreal at the Commonlands docks are eagerly seeking...