Marriages and Navigators: Waygate Publishing Announces Major Content and Software Update for its MMORPG, Legend: Legacy of the Dragons
LONDON – March 3, 2008 – Waygate Publishing Limited, a London-based company specialising in the operation of Eastern European online games for the Western market, today announced the largest content update yet for...
Elf Online Music Track #1
Background music is crucial to a game; it goes with the storyline and brings special feeling when incidents occur. The music of Elf Online (http://elf.happymmo.com/
) plays such a role. In accordance with the feature of Elf Online (http://elf.happymmo.com/
), music provides players a relaxing and mild atmosphere while...
Steve Marvin, Lead System Designer of Warhammer Online have made an very interesting article about numbers and creativity. He brings up how numbers easily can get out of hand and that it's a delicate balance; you need to find a framework for it. A baseline.
He continue to "talk" about balance and how there's an army of people that make sure...
Information about what else is in store for the next Final Fantasy XI patch scheduled to be out this month (March) have been released. Overall this patch seems to bring quite a lot of new and revamped things.
Due to popular demand, the following new emote commands will be added. Now you can dance just like a real dancer, regardless of...
NCsoft's Dungeon Runners team is keeping things cool for its players by launching a new content update that provides some frosty surprises including snowmen, a new dungeon, new items and improvements to the waypoint system.
The content update, which is considered more of a "Heave" than a full-blown expansion "Chunk," introduces a new dungeon...
Shaani the Jewelcrafting Supplies vendor (Isle of Quel'Danas: location is 52,33) has been updated on the Public Test Realm, she now sells Epic Quality uncut gems. 1 gem for 15 Badge of Justice.
What's your thoughts on this?
In the next update to Exteel they are adding Capture the Flag, more maps, more weapons and more skills. Seems like a fairly large update. For more information read on..
More maps, more weapons, more skills and an exciting new PvP mode: Capture the Flag!
You have already experienced our online fast-paced free-to-play giant robot action game,...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Gary Gygax, who co-created the fantasy game Dungeons & Dragons and helped start the role-playing phenomenon, died Tuesday morning at his home in Lake Geneva. He was 69.
He had been suffering from health problems for several years, including an abdominal aneurysm, said his wife, Gail Gygax.
Gygax and Dave Arneson developed Dungeons...
The author of an article named "The Sinking Ship (Part 1)" at thegamereviews.com claim that it's just a matter of time until Blizzard's flagship (World of Warcraft) will sink due to design mistakes and he also feel they are too relaxed with releasing new content and what not.
While many good points are brought up in his article, the part where he...
Major announcement for Lord of the Rings Online to take place at Connect '08
Codemasters Online and Turbine, Inc. team up for major announcement at the forthcoming Codemasters Online Connect Event
Codemasters Online and Turbine Inc announced today that they expect this year’s Connect event to be the staging area for a major announcement for The...
Julian Morris is an Exterior Level Designer for World of Warcraft. IGN Australia have interviewed him and got the inside scoop on working at Blizzard. They also have new information about sunwell and screenshots.
US, March 4, 2008 - Blizzard Entertainment has a rep like few others in the games industry. Much-loved for its quality releases and...
MATHIAS HAUTEFORT APPOINTED EVP & COO AS HEAD OF GLOBAL
Executive Vice President and COO, with international Sales Experience in New
Lyon – France, March 3, 2008 – Infogrames Entertainment announces today the appointment of Mathias Hautefort as Head of Global Distribution. Mathias Hautefort will be responsible for Atari’s business in the US,...
Twelve Sky to Release Content Update
California, U.S.A. (March 3, 2008) – Twelve Sky, Aeria Games most highly anticipated massive multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) is set to release new content that will forever change the game.
A player versus player based MMORPG; Twelve Sky embodies oriental martial arts style of battling tactics....
Grand Chase is here with More Dungeons, New Equipment and Ten Times the Daily Nutritional Requirement of Online Action!
March 4th, 2008, Ntreev USA, Inc. announced new content and updates today for the exclusive North American release of Grand Chase, the Action Adventure MMO Brawler developed by KOG.
Get Your Brawl On in Brand New Dungeons!
Saga, a new Massive-Multiplayer Online Real-Time Strategy (MMORTS) game from Silverlode Interactive Launches Worldwide
Note: the screenshots can be seen below.
Orem, UT – March 4, 2008 –
The Saga begins… From now on it’s a persistent world. With over 1000 online quests at launch, SAGA boasts many of the features that made MMOs successful: auction...
Softly kill me in Elf Online
General speaking, ATB online game enjoys more popularity from female players who are averse from fighting and bloodshed. Meanwhile, it gains players more time and space to develop affection in team work. If you are now hunting for a game of this kind, please look no further. Elf Online (http://elf.happymmo.com
) is a...
Washington (dbTechno) - A new report released by the Entertainment Software Association has found that 38% of gamers are female. The ESA report stated that the majority of female gamers play the Nintendo DS, as well as games such as The Sims. Female gamers make up the majority of the market for casual games, featured on the DS, as well as the...
Former Sony worldwide studios boss Phil Harrison has taken the position of president of Infogrames, working beside newly appointed CEO David Gardner.
As revealed by GamesIndustry.biz last week, Harrison has joined the reinvigorated Atari brand, with the respected veteran now in charge of pushing the company's software business into the online...
Spring-themed celebration will be added to the world of Lord of the Rings Online soon (March 7).
The Free Peoples of Middle-earth have been eagerly awaiting Spring’s balmy kiss, and at last it has arrived! This can mean only one thing: time for LOTRO’s first Spring Festival! Players should visit the festival grounds beginning March 7 for some...
Over at the official Stargate Worlds forums there's a discussion about what people would like to see in (and on the outside!) the Collector's Edition boxed set.
Join the discussion and share your thoughts.
More questions have been answered by the team behind Dark Age of Camelot. Check out the questions and the answers below.
Does focus bonus imbued into armor affect the power cost of a spell or the resist rate of a spell?
The Balancinator says that the focus bonus that you can imbue will only work on a staff: It works like the focus on your...
Eve Online Newsletter #18 have been published recently by CCP. Information about the upcoming 1.1 Trinity Patch and the 5th Alliance Tournament are some of the headlines.
Patch 1.1: Better Stronger Faster
The EVE Universe quaked with the release of EVE Online: Trinity. Now, behold the might of Trinity Patch 1.1. The Amarr Empire has long...
The content team at Curse.com has been hard at work to bring you the best 2.4 coverage you can find, and we're excited to release the latest feature related to World of Warcraft's next major patch -- arguably the largest content patch since the game launched -- the Isle of Quel'Danas Overview.
This overview was created to provide quick access to...
Do you want to be part of discovering changes and submit them to WOWDB as well? If so, all you have to do is to download the Curse Client.----
Looks like Blizzard decided to play with some S4 items again, and we got the stats from the 2handed sword this time, that's not much, but we'll have probably more in some hours/days and it's still...
The story continues, will EA manage to acquire Take-Two or not?
Analysts offer mixed views on what is possible for EA, and acceptable for Take-Two
Analysts are mixed on whether or not Electronic Arts would consider raising its bid for Take-Two from USD 26 per share, and if it should or not.
Wedbush Morgan's Michael Pachter thinks that the...
Three new screenshots of Zu Online was recently made available. Check them out below.
There's some news surrounding the upcoming Lego MMO game; Lego Universe. They are hoping to distinguish themselves from the current titles on the market.
Toy manufacturer to combine digital and physical processes for Lego Universe
Lego hopes to distinguish itself from the current MMO gaming market by incorporating physical products into its...
OGPlanet Offers Full-Service MMORPG Using Free-to-Play Model
El Segundo, Calif.- Feb. 29, 2008- OGPlanet, an innovative provider of multiplayer online games, today announced the North American commercial launch of CABAL ONLINE, a full-service massively multiplayer online game that already boasts nearly 1 million players in more than 12 countries...
Exclusive Open Beta to Launch March 5 at FilePlanet.com
March 1, 2008 – Los Angeles, CA – Nexon America Inc., the U.S. division of Asia’s leading online entertainment company Nexon Group, delivers the open beta for Mabinogi, its free-to-play, massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), on March 5. Slated for release later this...
Since a couple of days ago EVE Online: Trinity can be bought on Steam. The cost is $14.95 and one month game time is included.
If you rather try it out for free, there's a 21 days trial available.
EVE Online: Trinity is a Sci-Fi MMORPG like no other you’ve ever encountered. As human settlers began to explore the cold, unknown reaches of space,...
NCSoft's Lineage II: The Chaotic Throne is a fantasy massive multiplayer online role-playing game for the PC, and a prequel set 150 years before Lineage. It has become very popular since its October 1, 2003 launch in South Korea, reporting 610,918 unique users during the month of March 2007.
Kamael/The Chaotic Throne which is the newest and...
Pretty long (but well worth the read) article was recently posted by the team behind Pirates of the Burning Sea -- it tells us of the current state of PotBS PVP.
Player versus Player conflict is one of the cornerstones of Pirates of the Burning Sea, and the primary avenue for that is our Conquest system. We’re in the process of making some...
My trial was a joke. The judge, the jury, my idiot lawyers? They’re dead men – they just don’t know it yet. When I get out of here, what I’ve got planned will make that spree in Millennium City look like a preschooler play date.
I started planning my escape the second they handed my sentence down. But then the guards slapped those...
A new build of the 1.2 patch hit the test center tonight. Lots of good things coming. among them is marksmen balancing.
here are a few other tidbits
Characters can now send and receive mail from any other character, including characters within the same account. Mail consists of text messages, and one item of any size and any amount of...
There's a new PTR build available and we have updated you all night long with what's new and changed. Below you can see a compiled list of everything new and changed.
Table of Contents
1 New Items and Gems
2 New enchants on the Tournament Server
3 Public Test Realms Changes
4 Changes to Alchemy
5 Spell Changes
6 New items (Black War Elekk & New...
Blizzard introduced in the last PTR build, among with the addition of new PvE bosses voices files (including Kil'Jaeden death, emerge, Anveena Event etc.. can find them here if you're interested) a new way to PvP in World of Warcraft called "the 2008 World of Warcraft Arena Tournament".
What is this "2008 World of Warcraft Arena Tournament" you...
SwitchBlade, the cutting-edge software that brings a fully configured game controller experience to the most popular PC games, is offering one of the most powerful gaming PC laptop in the universe.
Time is running out, hurry up and enter now - don't miss out!
Demand Only The Best Graphics
The Area-51® m15x contains the world’s most powerful...
Make sure you're signed up at the official Stargate Worlds forums to have an early chance at being chosen for the beta testing.
Stargate Worlds Forum members have the first chance to become a candidate for beta consideration!
Senior Community Manager Katie Postma made the exciting announcement in the forum ...
Until there is a beta capture...
More information is out about the upcoming Game Update 43. Some more details surrounding the new group looting options (posted about it here previously) was published, also, harvesting changes and news of new transportation bells. New NPCs will be included in this update as well as revamps to The Ironforge Exchange.
The team behind Dungeons & Dragons Online are offering old players 6 days of free play with increased experiende gain (25%).
Dungeons & Dragons Online™: Stormreach™ (DDO) is celebrating its second anniversary! To mark this special occasion, we're inviting our previous players to come and enjoy all of the new DDO content for FREE from March...
The creative writers over at the official Tabula Rasa website have published a guide for operating the AFS standard issue crafting station.
The first step to crafting in Tabula Rasa is to make your way to a Crafting Station. These stations are located in most every major AFS camp. Schematics require specific abilities located in the Recruit...
MMORPG.com have taken a closer look at Mabinogi.
First up, some company backstory. Once upon a time, there was a South Korean company named Nexon. Nexon has always been an industry pioneer: from publishing one of the first graphic based MMOs, to blazing the trail of the free to play model, they earned every ounce of success they gained. Nexon...
This friday the development team behind Tabula Rasa explain their ongoing development plans.
How we are dividing our current development efforts:
1/3 of the effort is being spent on fixing bugs. We hate them, you hate them, and we’ll spend a good portion of our time getting rid of them.
1/3 of the effort is being spent on new features. New...
Video Games Live - The Spectacular Concert Event from the USA for the First Time in Germany
Spectacular light effects, interludes of interactive gaming and a top-class symphony orchestra - this is what makes up Video Games Live (VGL), the world's most successful concert series featuring game music. This year for the first time, the classic event...
Global Online Gaming Leader NCsoft Europe Selects Sana Security to Give Gamers Highest Level of Online Security with Least Impact on Precious CPU Resources.
Sana's powerful, behavior-based security technology protects gamers from attacks on non-gaming vulnerabilities while online.
Friday 29th February/... London, UK - Sana Security, Inc., the...
Fight the post-GDC lull with Requiem: Bloodymare's most intense trailer to date. If blood-stained broadswords slicing through monstrous abominations are your cup of tea, this is for you. Trailer can be seen below!
Hordes of gamers have been thrust into the nightmare since Requiem's closed beta started Feb. 26 at 4 p.m. PST. These brave souls are...
Disney Online has just announced the launch of new content for Pirates of the Caribbean Online. These updates include new customization options, the addition of new stores for tattoos, jewelry, and tailoring, as well as the addition of emotes and new updates to the Lookout System. See below for some screenshot!
Winter is almost over,
New Lunia has launched,
It's time to celebrate...
With a MASSIVE PvP SNOWBALL FIGHT and a NEW CASH ITEM SHOP!
Ever wonder what it's like to look thru 2 eyes made of coal, only to see a buck-toothed rabbit gnawing on your nose? Ok, maybe it's just me.
Nevertheless, you need to get in on the freezing-cold...
In the Misty Mountains, far above the hidden Elf-refuge of Rivendell, lies the entrance to one of the strongest goblin-kingdoms remaining in Middle-earth. Called Goblin-town by its vile inhabitants, this subterranean realm was once ruled by an evil creature who called himself the Great Goblin, until he met his doom at the hands of Gandalf the...
Monumental Partners with Alchemic Dream to Offer Management, Events, Customer Support and Localisation Services.
Nottingham, UK. 28 February 2008 - Online Games specialist Alchemic Dream, Inc is proud to announce its partnership with Online Game, Virtual World and Technology Developer Monumental Games.
Alchemic Dream, Inc. offers a set of...