Emerald Dragonshrine is a subzone of Dragonblight in Wrath of the Lich King. Perhaps an indication that the expansion after WotLK might be Emerald Dream? Way too early to speculate, though. You can view a short video and screenshots of this area below.
Depending on the status of our media server, I hope to be able to post some even more...
Over at the Elitist Jerks forum the World of Warcraft Dungeon & Raid Lead Designer, Jeffrey "Tigole" Kaplan answer several questions about the new Achievement system which Blizzard recently announced for their upcoming Wrath of the Lich King expansion.
The challenging achievements in the Dungeons and Raids area aren't fully flushed out yet. They...
Check out the new Wrath of the Lich King instance where you can experience "Stratholme Past" (yes I know there should be an s there, however this is the actual name of the instance) before it was taken over by the scourge and eventually ended up to always be on fire.
According to a new research, women comprise 40 percent of U.S. Gamers. This new survey which was released recently by the video game industry's trade group, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) also tell us that the average age of gameplayers has risen to 35.
"This new data underscores the fundamental principle that computer and video...
WOWDB Updates: WotLK Quests, NPCs and Items
WOWDB has been updated with the Death Knight starting experience quests, items and NPCs. Be sure to keep checking back, as it will be updated continually with new content not only for Death Knights, but Northrend in general.
Death Knight Info
Acherus Knight's Cover
We're very excited to offer a unique opportunity for AddOn authors with projects hosted on the Curse Network. You've supported us over the years, and this giveaway is part of our thanks for all the hard work and time you've devoted to improving the experience of World of Warcraft players worldwide.
We're going to be giving away Beta keys for...
Yesterday Darkfall Online developper Tasos Flambouras posted a small update on the state of the game on the game's official forums.
Briefly checking in with you on our progress:
We're working on two fronts, development and publishing.Development is mainly focused around testing and fixing bugs. We're also optimizing client and servers. We're...
Where Dalaran use to be
Comprehensive information about Beta Achievements & Statistics can be found below. Its a lot of information--take your time!
Feat of Strength
Love is in the Air
Acherus, The Ebon Hold
WOWDB has all new Death Knight abilities and spells.
Anti-Magic Zone (Talents)
Blood Boil (Rank 4)
Blood Strike (Rank 6)
Bone Armor (Talents)
Chains of Ice
Corpse Explosion (Rank 5 -- Talents)
Corpse Explosion (Hmm)
Dancing Rune Weapon (Talents)
Death Coil (Rank 5)
Curse is pleased to announce a partnership with the Championship Gaming Series to broadcast the 2008 CGS World of Warcraft 3v3 Championship. The semifinals and finals match will be broadcast here on the Curse Network on Saturday, July 19th beginning at 4 pm ET / 1 pm PT.
You can watch the action live at http://www.arenajunkies.com/cgs/
Let's first start with a video of the Death Knight intro, followed by a guided tour of Acherus: The Ebon Hold
Your Death Knight starts with 0 talent points and you can't port out of EH (ebon hold) until you have completed your DK training (all quests in EH), you probably get talent points once you are done with the training.
Electronic Arts and Mythic Entertainment has released a trailer of their upcoming MMO, Warhammer Online. The graphics has improved a lot. View it below!
This just in; an employee of Flagship Studios Mythos have made an announcement on the official Mythos forums where he explain regretfully how the world of Uld known as Mythos will be going on hiatus.
At 11:59 CST today Friday July 18, 2008 Mythos is no more, at least for now.
Travelers of Uld,
We, the ancient elders of Uld are issuing this...
The Wrath of the Lich King Beta is now live. And you can follow our news here at Curse (we'll get images up as soon the thumbnails work again) and also over at our network site World of Raids.
Remember when the beta for The Burning Crusade beta went live? It didn't take that long until it was released. When do you think Wrath of the Lich King...
Frogster has announced the release and beta schedule for three of their upcoming MMORPGs. The games in question are Runes of Magic, The Chronicles of Spellborn, StoneAge 2 and Kickster.
Runes of Magic will enter closed beta in September, being ready for the western standards. Alpha will happen soon and Frogster is going to handpick a couple of...
Today Blizzard announced that World of Warcraft will be released in Mexico, Chile, and Argentina on Friday, July 25. You'll be able to purchase localized versions of both vanilla World of Warcraft and The Burning Crusade.
"We’re looking forward to welcoming new players to World of Warcraft with the release of the Latin American Spanish version...
As most of you know by now, the Wrath of the Lich King Beta is live.
In the coming days, weeks and months we will keep you updated on everything we find out. Its going to be a lot -- so stay tuned and keep checking Curse.com for the latest Wrath of the Lich King news.
WotLK Rogue Talent Changes
Two Rogue talents were updated from their Alpha...
World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King: Beta
Welcome to the World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Beta Test. The list below contains information on the current available content for testing and general information. This information is subject to change. Alpha testers should note that your characters have been temporarily locked out. In...
Learn more about the Champions Online programmer Joe Wreschnig. Cryptic Studios has performed an internal interview and published the questions & answers on their website.
What do you do on Champions Online?
I work on the software side of the user interface. That means a lot of things – aside from writing the code for many of the interfaces...
Portfolio.com is reporting that the next KotOR is to be an MMO. N.Evan Van Zelfden in Los Angeles warns, watch out World of Warcraft.
In an interview at E3 this week, the CEO of Electronic Arts John Riccitiello said that 'EA is working on the next version of Star Wars game Knights of the Old Republic, and it will most certainly have a massively...
This week's Age of Conan patch has landed. It was delayed by one day due to unforeseen circumstances that the Funcom Quality Assurance discovered.
Funcom's focus of this patch has been to resolve 'a good deal of the inconsistencies' that most people have experienced and who have had a direct impact on the game-play.
Furthermore, existing game...
Santa Clara, Calif. (July 16, 2008) – Free-to-play PC game publisher, Aeria Games has acquired Cronous — the classic MMORPG game developed by Lizard Interactive for distribution in North America.
Aeria Games will add Cronous to its portfolio of free MMORPG games such as Shaiya and Last Chaos to offer a release that may have a different appeal to...
Blizzard very recently posted a preview of a new feature in Wrath of the Lich King – Player Achievements.
This is something I find very cool, I've always wanted an achievement for certain things that I did in World of Warcraft. Having all mounts in WoW should give an achievement for instance. Or how about getting the first of a legendary or...
More information has been revealed about the third region in Runes of Magic. The name is Aslan Valley, a glen filled with an atmosphere of primitive times. Many resources are available, such as water and wood. The humans settling on this continent disregard their value. For this reason alone the area still retains its original appearance and...
Net Devil has posted four new concept arts, one of them resembles a pirate battlestation and there's another image which show us how a pirate base will look like.
For more information on Jumpgate Evolution check out our two exclusive previews:
Jumpgate Evolution First Look -- Part 1
Jumpgate Evolution First Look – Part 2
With the recent news of axing four cities and classes when Warhammer Online goes live, Mythic Entertainment recently posted a Capital Cities FAQ and there's also a FAQ available which answer most questions (or all, depending on who you are!) as to why they chose to remove several careers.
What was the reason behind your final career choices?
Mythic Entertainment has posted over at the official European Warhammer Online website that they are looking for more guilds to join the European Closed Beta test! If interested, follow the link below and show your interest -- perhaps your guild will get chosen.
Now that the guild beta is underway we are looking for even more fresh recruits to...
At the Sony Online Entertainment Conference during E3, they released a brand new trailer showcasing DC Universe Online, there in development super heroes MMORPG.
Two hotfixes has been deployed today.
17/07 - Anetheron Hotfix
The Anetheron encounter in Hyjal Summit has been hotfixed and you should now once again encounter the Towering Infernals after he uses his Inferno ability.
17/07 - Demonic Sacrifice Hotfix
A hotfix has been deployed. Warlocks using the Demonic Sacrifice ability will once...
There are two more signs that the Wrath of the Lich King beta is getting really close. First of all, someone at Blizzard "accidently" posted Death Knight Information on the official pages which contains information about all classes.
Furthermore, the account page (go here if you're American, it should get updated soon hopefully) for the Wrath...
Sony Online Entertainment has posted a preview of the upcoming Game Update #47 for EverQuest II called Storm Break.
What can you expect from update number 47? Well, one of the major features is in-game voice chat which will have the following features (and more):
Create your own password-protected custom channels
Automatic channels for...
I won't link the original article because it is containing links to a website selling gold which is against Blizzard's rules. Below is the copy of this surprising article:
Whilst America is suffering an economic downturn, gas prices rise day after day and the dollar weakens under pressure, one American is going against this trend; virtually. An...
Cryptic Studios has released two brand new Champions Online videos. In the first video which serves as a teaser, you get to see different areas and a bit of gameplay. While the second video show quite a bit of gameplay.
No previous gameplay videos of Champions Online have been released before, making these two videos the first ever seen...
A new version of our Curse Client is available to testing. The next version of our client is a significant upgrade. The new version will have an all-new GUI that is much more intuitive than before. It also includes many new features. The first is an addon search within the client to assist you in quickly finding new addons. The second is a new...
Cryptic Studios has released their E3 fact sheet for Champions Online. Furthermore, seven brand new screenshots was shown and you can view them below, along with the fact sheet.
Developer: Cryptic Studios™
Platform: DVD-ROM for the Windows Vista™, Windows XP™ and the *Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from...
Another batch of new screenshots for Book 14: The Ring-forges of Eregion has been released by Turbine. The screenshots illustrate new and improved Minstrel animations as well as the continuation of the epic questline.
Book 14: The Ring-forges of Eregion is the next free content update for Lord of the Rings Online.
Joymax MMO, Silkroad Online has been selected as an official game at Game & Game World Championship (GNGWC) for three consecutive years, inviting gamers from around the world to participate.
We're currently running a Silkroad Online video contest and very recently we posted about how Joymax have taken aggressive action against cheaters in their...
SOE very recently posted the schedule for the Fan Faire 2008 Las Vegas. It's taking place at the Las Vegas Hilton, August 14 – 17.
Among the events there's several daytime and late-night tournaments, a career fair, special game-themed live events, exclusive first looks at the upcoming EverQuest and EverQuest II expansions, demos of Free Realms,...
There's a Stargate Worlds developer chat this Friday, July 18th at 11.00AM Pacific, or 2.00PM Eastern. SGWirc is the host and the IRC information is the following:
#stargate-worlds on irc.sgwirc.com
Event lasts for an hour
You may only ask three questions per person
To ask your question type /msg Q your question here
Curse will be sure to...
Just now NCsoft announced that they have completely merged City of Heroes and City of Villains. Paragon City and Rogue Isles rejoice! All current subscribers who only had one of the games will now have access to the features of both. Furthermore, all City of Heroes and City of Villains games for sale at retail or online will grant access to...
Recently many people were shocked by the news of Flagship Studios, the company behind Hellgate: London and the in development Mythos, were closing doors.
We can now report that they are still operating, barely.
Flagship Studios has announced today that despite rumors to the contrary, the company is still operating.
“It is with deep...
If you're Russian you'll be pleased to know that the The Russian World of Warcraft website has finally launched.
We are delighted to be able to present the Russian World of Warcraft site. Our newest language site for World of Warcraft contains information about the game localized for our Russian speaking players, and will be kept up to date with...
Blizzard employee Frost has informed us that the second arena tournament qualification round has concluded.
After several weeks of intense competition, the 2008 World of Warcraft Arena Tournament's second qualification round has come to an end. The qualifying teams from the second qualifier will join those from the first to face off in their...
Wrath of the Lich King Beta Questions & Answers
Numerous of questions has been answered by Blizzard about the upcoming Wrath of the Lich King beta.
How long will opt-in signups be available?
Players will be able to opt in until the beta closes.
Will we get notification when the WOTLK Beta Opt-in closes?
Beta will run for as long as we feel it is...
Most already know that 38 Studios are working on a "secret" and unannounced MMO project. There's plenty of speculation, so this is not what we're going to do here – instead we're making you aware of how 38 Studios recently licensed NaturalMotion's Morpheme Animation Solution for their upcoming MMO.
"morpheme's time-saving qualities become even...
Today's Age of Conan patch has been postponed and will be deployed tomorrow, Thursday the 17th July at 4am GMT. Due to a bug concerning equipment that is 'Bind on Equip' lead to an issue which would have made those items not equipable at all. This will be fixed before the update will be deployed.
Preliminary patch notes for July 17
The winners of the official Age of Conan screenshot competition has been announced. For this round ten people was chosen to win and there will be more winners picked in the future according to Funcom.
Read all the details here
The Age of Conan Armory
Age of Conan @ Curse
Age of Conan Source
A new person by the name of Christie Renzetti (Kiara) takes the role as the new Community Manager for the EverQuest II community. Kiara has been around for a long time, ever since EQ II was in beta and she's been part of the flourishing fansite community.
The existing EQ II Community Relations team consists of three people – however, with the...