Been thinking about getting satellite television? This might be an opportune time to get one, especially if you're particularly fond of playing World of Warcraft... Wait, what?
Well, Blizzard Entertainment and DirecTV have joined forces to bring us a special promo that will get you eleven months of free gametime. All you need to do is sign up for...
ArchLord Suit of Armour COMPETITION
The winner of the ArchLord Suit of Armour Competition (to be chosen by Codemasters Online Gaming’ judging committee) will be the first entrant within Chantra to achieve “ArchLord” status and shall win a custom made ArchLord full body suit.
RULES OF COMPETITION
The organizer and...
Wolf Team is a new MMOFPS from softnyx, which player is allowed to transform into werewolves and engage in melee combat.
For more info, please go on Wolf Team Official Site
Go to free2play forum if you need an invite
NOTE: This beta is only open to players who are living in US, Canada or Singapore.
Darkness and Light (not Dark and Light) is a new room-based MMORTS, which is similar to the game called "defense of the ancient" (DOTA)
You can now download the Closed Beta Client of Darkness and Light!
Closed Beta Test will be on August 17th 5:00PM to August 19th 11:59PM (EST).
All the members of CDC Games are invited to join the...
Curse is going to the Leipzig Games Convention which lasts from August 22nd until August 26th in Leipzig, Germany.
We're going to be asking tons of questions regarding a number of of MMO's, and we want to include you, the player of these games.
If you have a burning question regarding any of the games listed below, then send us an email at...
Funcom is preparing to storm Leipzig with a frenzy of new information on Age of Conan. Just five days from now, players visiting from around the world will be able to get their hands on the game for the first time ever - with no NDA! You'll be able to talk about everything you saw at the Games Convention.
That's not all though; there will be all...
My fellow WoW-ers. It has been to long since we treated you to a new show. Altho we had the right to a little vacation and so we did. But that didnt mean you would never get a new show anymore cause here it is:
THE 10TH OREALLY SHOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The show will also be available for your iPod, appleTV and iPhone !.
The PlanetSide team is hard at work and paying close attention to feedback on the recently introduced Phantasm and Galaxy Gunship. They've noticed certain aspects of both vehicles that need changing and they're doing everything in their power to make using them an engaging and enjoyable experience for everyone - not just the pilot and crew...
According to the Weta NZ website, there is an offer where if you buy a $225US collectible figurine then you're guaranteed a beta account for Hellgate London. Essentially, this is a "come here and pay money to test our game" setup. The official Hellgate: London website also advertises this as "the way" to get into their beta.
Would you pay that...
The 2.2 patch notes were updated on the EU forums last night to include some things not on the US forums. The inconsistencies are rather unsettling, but never the less these are some changes that should be mentioned.
Dungeons and Raids
The Devastate cast by Unbound Devastators is now Physical damage.
The recast time for...
It might be Friday, but keep your chin up because that means the weekend is only one day away! There have been some interesting topics and responses by Blizzard posters on the official forums over the past day, and I've got a quick recap for everyone; you can click on the links to go directly to their threads on the WoW forums.
Are you Really Addicted To World of Warcraft?
"I find all of this a bit strange. My wife is addicted to WOW. I dont know what to do. she plays with every free moment she has. Ever since BC came out she has been playing nonstop. My problem with it is all the time dedicated to playing. She spends more time with her online friends, which are all...
Codemasters Online unleash largest ever line-up of games at this year’s Game Convention
Codemasters Online have today announced their largest ever line-up of games at this year’s Games Convention. Taking place in Leipzig, Germany on August 23rd – 26th, this all encompassing line up will feature the full range of Codemasters Online titles including...
IGG is pleased to release the latest wallpapers for Zu Onlinehttp://zu.igg.comto give something back to the Players who give support to us continuously. These wallpapers are oriented to the architectures in the game. Be the first to gasp at the splendor of Zu Online. The following are some of the wallpapers we have listed for your...
These are fairly huge patch notes for Vanguard's second game update, surprisingly called "Game Update 2"... or maybe not surprisingly! At any rate, the patch introduces quest a few new features to the game, as well as a plethora of class and zone changes, including Diplomacy being moved from a skill-based system to a level-based system - similar...
World's only 3D anime style fishing MMO, Fishing Champ launches Open Beta today.
Click Here to download the client.
Fishing Champ Open Beta Event:
Catch a fish bigger than 40CM, win a prize!
Prizes: FishingChamp Bass Stess Reliever (100)
Life is stressful, and sometimes you can't play Fishing Champ to help...
Codemasters Online is pleased to announce that ArchLord is now completely free-to-play with the full game now available for FREE download with no monthly subscription and an all new FREE expansion, Episode 2: Season of Siege. This epic fantasy is one of the few premium MMORPGs that offers a 100% fee-free gaming experience.
It’s time to raise an...
The surprisingly entertaining MMO Dungeon Runners is about to get its first content patch.
It'll be called 'Chunk Number One' and will add player versus player combat and a new high level dungeon to the mix, according to comments made by lead designer Mark Tucker to Kotaku.
Battles against other teams will be done in randomly created and instanced...
Resurgent US publisher Interplay has said it is working on Fallout Online, a game that will play a key role in its future plans.
The comments were made in a money-matters talk by big cheese Harvey Caen, who boasted double the amount of profits over this time last year.
"With that difficult period behind us, we are focused on securing funding for...
Book 10: The City of the Kings will introduce changes to the Captain and Hunter classes. The game systems team focused on these two classes to improve their mechanics and make them a more desirable class to play.
There are two articles up on LOTRO.com that delve into the changes to the classes, called The Month of the Captain and The Month of the...
Dave "Hasium" Gilbertson wrote up an article detailing the coming changes and additions in Game Update 2 for Vanguard. There are some updates to certain features since his last article, so he decided to write up a new one to explain things more in-depth.
As you all know, Game Update #2 is well in the works, and about ready to be played on live!...
July 7th of Chinese lunar year, Chinese Romeo and Juliet meet each other once in a year in Milky Way. They were once forced to depart by Supreme Emperor in the Heaven. For this reason this date is traditionally known as Chinese Valentine’s day and it is the most romantic traditional festival in the long history of Chinese culture.
Founder Electronics has sued Blizzard Entertainment over the copyright of its fonts.
The suit alleges that some of Founder's fonts were used without the company's permission for World of Warcraft, further claiming that the use of those fonts has resulted in a loss of 1 billion yuan (approx US$ 132M). The company is asking for 100 million yuan...
Blizzard announced last night that they're now accepting PayPal as a payment option for World of Warcraft subscriptions.
We're pleased to announce that we're now able to accept PayPal payments for World of Warcraft subscriptions. Both current and new subscribers can now assign their PayPal account as their automatic payment method on the Account...
A little while ago I created a thread on the forums that sparked a decent amount of interest around the office, and Net felt it should be shared with everyone, so that we can hear from the community as a whole about their experiences with getting into MMO's.
I'll save you guys the long-winded version on the news post, but suffice to say this is...
Bounty Bay Online - a new historical MMORPG which stretches half the world has entered open beta.
Another milestone has been taken: Bounty Bay Online has entered the open beta phase. From now on until release, every gamer can enter the historic 15th century world for free and become a pirate, merchant or explorer.
During the open beta phase,...
Today Electronic Arts announced the first expansion for their award-winning title, Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars. The expansion, named Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath, will focus on the story of Kane and the rebirth of the Brotherhood of Nod. Joe Kucan will of course return to play the role of Kane.
Players can expect new features to be...
Bethesda Softworks is running a special Q&A on the Bethesda Blog where they're taking questions from the community regarding Fallout 3.
If you've got a burning question you'd like to ask that may have not been asked before, then this is your chance to submit it directly to Bethesda Softworks, the makers of Fallout 3.
So we’ve let the journalists...
Nottingham Trent University released information this morning on a recent study of massively multiplayer online gamers in which over 1,000 were surveyed from across the world.
Three quarters of those surveyed say they become good friends with the players they meet, with nearly half meeting up with fellow players in real-life situations. Even more...
Le petit jeu d'origine coréenne flyff, se voit adapté en français et le béta test fermé débutera le 15 Août, je vous renvois à ce post que j'ai créé si ce jeu vous intéresse, contenant les diverses informations permettant de participer à ce béta test.
A Preview of Armor for Moonmaidens
The Official IGG site for Zu Onlinehttp://zu.igg.com/has announced a preview of the armor designed for the Moonmaiden.
Moonmaidens are revered for their quick attacks, and skillful dexterity while fighting in the Secondary World. They perform well both in short range and long range. They can gain the upper hand...
Blue Watch - Tuesday, August 14th, 2007
This is the Tuesday, August 14th edition of Blue Watch, covering Blizzard posts on the General, Shaman, PTR and EU-Rogue forums.
Clicking on the title of the thread will take you to our Dev Tracker. Here you can see the initial post in the thread, as well as each Blue post contained therein. Clicking on the ...
At the first of three Fury parties in Australia, Auran announced the first ever Fury tournament - called the Fury Challenge - to be run in September.
The stakes in this tournament are very high, with over $1 million worth of prizes up for grabs.
Current sponsors for the challenge include Dell, nVidia, Logitech, IGN, Gamestop, and more, so expect...
This week's Scroll of Valor is available on the Camelot Herald. For those not aware, the Scroll of Valor highlights the week's recent achievements, giving players a chance to congratulate their fellow players for reaching level 50 as well as many other things.
Nite Hawks, Merlin
Nite Hawks would like to congratulate our members on the following...
To choose a class is the first issue when people start the game. In GodsWar（http://gw.igg.com
）each class has its own characteristic progress with thorough occupational planning. In addition, there is also a dual-class system. Apart from the current class there is another optional class for players who still have spare energy. Or say two classes of...
It's always been our primary focus to build and support strong communities for each and every game we have here on Curse, and with that in mind in late July Warhammer Alliance and Curse formally announced a partnership that will help take Warhammer Alliance to the next level of community presence on the internet.
Garthilk, the administrator and...
Kotaku is reporting about a Whorecraft star being suspended due to someone else's actions in-game. Now, I'm not entirely interested in the whole real life porn meets video games idea, but to suspend someone over something that wasn't even their fault is ludicrous.
Mia Rose, hardcore gamer and pornstar, who appeared in several...
The next update for Lord of the Rings Online was announced this morning. The update, titled "Book 10: The City of the Kings" is tentatively scheduled to release August 20th, 2007.
"Our first update significantly expanded the world of Middle-earth with new story arcs, quests, and exciting new kinds of gameplay," said Jeffrey Anderson, president and...
This is a newly released guide to the second planet in Tabula Rasa's universe - Arieki. The guide gives a brief background of the planet, as well as information on some of the creatures you'll come across during your adventures on Arieki.
The Tabula Rasa Guide to Arieki
In many ways Arieki is very different from Foreas. This harsh, volcanic world...
The VCO team http://vc.igg.com
has decided to hold a comic contest: "VCO pets" from August 9th, 2007 to September 9th, 2007. This one is a bit different from the long term one currently in the forum, this is an independent event. The winner will get precious Dragon Equipment.
This event is open to ALL players in Voyage Century
Location: Event Zone...
All Tales of Pirates friends will be delighted to hear the news that IGG has partnered with ClickandBuy, one of the market-dominating companies for Internet payment systems and enables profitable online business with e-commerce and paid content.
, a new leading publisher and developer of online games announced that a new...
The 2.2 patch notes have been updated on the PTR forum. You can see the added notes below.
A new recipe for Steady Talasite is now available from the Halaa vendors, at the cost of research tokens. This superior green gem grants resilience and stamina.
Added a new recipe for Ragesteel Shoulders that...
Daelo posted on the Raids & Dungeons forum about some hotfixes to the Archimonde encounter:
In an effort to apply some of our upcoming 2.2 changes in a more expedited manner, we're hotfixing some elements of the Archimonde encounter. Not every planned change to Archimonde could be hotfixed, the other announced changes will occur...
Since launch, we are going over and polishing the website considerably. Our latest undertaking has been the downloads and forums sections of the website.
Specifically, in the downloads sections you will find that navigation and page layout have been update to be a lot more user friendly and logical. You will find that browsing and...
Voice chat has been enabled on the PTR with the patch today(August 10th). For those of you not familiar with the Public Test Realm, it's a server(or set of servers in today's case) where Blizzard allows players to go to help test upcoming patches.
This patch is no different, especially with a new feature as huge as in-game voice chat, so Blizzard...
In our final BlizzCon video, we have for you the entire StarCraft II Demo panel, including Single Player, Multi-player, and Q&A sessions. Dustin Bowder and Rob Pardo were part of the panel and went over the full Terran arsenal - the first time anyone outside of Blizzard has seen a number of the units showcased.
To go along with our BlizzCon 2007 PvP panel articles - BlizzCon PvP Panel: Battlegrounds and BlizzCon PvP Panel: World PvP and Arenas - we have a full video of the PvP panel in which Tom Chilton and Jeff Kaplan went over the history of PvP in World of Warcraft and what we can expect in the future - both in patches in the coming months and in...
Today Funcom announced that Age of Conan will again be postponed. The new release date is set to 25. march 2008.
“We naturally regret that we have to push back ‘Age of Conan’. However, after careful consideration, and analysis of recent Beta feedback, we believe that the new release date is in the best interest of the gamers, our company and our...
We have a video up now of the entire panel for the upcoming motion picture by Legendary Pictures - Warcraft: The Movie.
The panel included Chris Metzen and Paul Sams from Blizzard, as well as CEO Thomas Tull and Chief Creative Officer John Jashni from Legendary Pictures.