Tabula Rasa has been on the short end of the stick in recent history. The Korea Times has claimed that the title is a financial disaster and that NCSoft will be pulling support for the title at some point in the near future.
The Korea Times, a newspaper well known to NCSoft for creating erroneous speculation about the company, claims that around...
Top Secret: Elf Online Rare Pet Training Report
Many Elf Online lovers bear the same question: how to raise a best pet. No doubt that basic attribute is important for a pet, however, what helps the players most is the talent skills a pet has. The higher training level it is, the stronger skill a pet will have. But what is the fastest way to train...
We've discovered two new items that are likely to drop from the Twin Eredars.
Golden Bow of Quel'Thalas
Stanchion of Primal Instinct
Eredar Twins loot table
Golden Bow of Quel'Thalas
Stanchion of Primal Instinct
Sin'dorei Pendant of Triumph
Crimson Paragon's Cover
Amice of the Convoker
Sin'dorei Pendant of Salvation
The Twins dies again. This time to Premonition. Drops listed below. The healer weapon is sexy.
Crimson Paragon's Cover
Amice of the Convoker
A couple of minutes ago Vodka Guild defeated the Eredar Twins. Congratulations to them! They got a couple of new items. See below.
Sin'dorei Pendant of Salvation
Shiv of Exsanguination
Mantle of the Golden Forest
Spaulders of Reclamation
Below you can check out six different plate armor items from Arena Season 4. We also have three leather breastplates from the same season.
Remember, these stats might not be final. We will keep you updated a lot more frequent regarding Season 4 items from now on. Stay tuned.
Plate arena season 4 armor
Brutal Gladiator's Ornamented...
World of Warcraft PTR Patch 2.4.0
The latest test realm patch notes can always be found at http://www.worldofwarcraft.com/patchn.../test-realm-patchnotes.html
The latest patch notes can always be found at http://www.worldofwarcraft.com/patchnotes/
The Sunwell Isle
The Sunwell Isle is now available for play. This area includes a new quest hub...
What do you have planned to make sure characters differ? If everyone can get every skill then wont people find "the best" skills and equipment and all end up being the same?
Many MMOs have problems with balancing skills and try to separate players in alternative development paths - classes is the best example - so achieving powerful combinations...
Patterns: A Video Game, an M.R.I. and What Men’s Brains Do.
Why does it often seem that men enjoy playing video games more than women? Perhaps because they do.
A new study finds that when men play the games, a part of the brain involved in feelings of reward and addiction becomes much more activated than it does in women.
This may explain why men...
Today Blizzard announced the final details surrounding the World of Warcraft 3vs3 tournament.
We invite the most dedicated and skilled Arena combatants around the world to enter the new World of Warcraft Arena Tournament. Your glorious victories in the tournament will not only grant recognition and renown for your prowess, but they'll earn your...
New article added to the lorebook over at the Lord of The Rings Online website.
When the Angmarim built up their defenses in the region of Angmar, the town of Rhunendin was created. Only the strongest and most cunning adventurers may hope to approach -- and survive -- this mighty bastion guarding the western approach to Carn Dûm.
Read it here.
There's a thread over at the official Stargate Worlds forums where you're invited to ask their Creative Director anything you want!
The creative director behind our upcoming MMO has pitched a tent in the "Ask Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment" forum. Ask him a question and he just might answer back!
"Ask me anything, really," invites Klug....
They published a tiny patch for Lord of the Rings Online today. It only corrects a few bugs.
Elf and Human females no longer have wandering eyes when AFK.
The value of the Bree-horse and Bree-pony has been fixed. They will now be sold for a few copper, instead of several silver.
A 3D action stategy role-playing online game titled Masters of Belial has recently been announced. According to the official website, Brain Seal will launch closed beta testing for Masters of Belial in March 2008 and officially release the game in the middle of 2008. The first version of the game will be free to download and play, but its future...
Vis Maior have released a video where they defeat the Eredar Twins in Sunwell Plateau. Point of view is from Slayton, a Retribution Paladin. You can either watch it as a stream or download the high quality version. See below!
Vis Maior vs Eredar Twins Kill...
One thing that companies tried to avoid when finding a new format for movies to be sold on was a format war but when Microsoft announced they would be supporting HD-DVD over Blu-Ray, everyone figured out that it was going to end up getting a little ugly.
Over the past 6 months, Toshiba and Sony have been trying to outsmart each other with their...
This is pure speculation by a site called Random Battle. Take it with a grain of salt (or a lot of salt). Regardless.. there's many points that makes a lot of sense after having read this article.
Almost all of the estimates I’ve heard for Wrath of the Lich King’s release put it at Q3/Q4 (Autumn) of this year, but I’m not entirely convinced....
Player-made Maze Maps have Made a Debut
The mazes compose a large part and it’s the shinning point of Elf Online (http://elf.happymmo.com/
). Produce top equipments and weapons, finishing quest, training pets, getting hight quality staff, you may say everything in Elf Online (here) can not do with the maze.
In the used time, players are hard to...
They just recently spawned a Sunwell Badge Vendor named Smith Hauthaa on the US PvE PTR realm.
Help out and discover new items with the Curse Client. Make sure "Allow database uploads" is selected.
Chest & Legs -- 100x Badges
Gloves & Belt -- 75x Badges
Rings -- 60x Badges
Caster Weapons 1 hand and 2 hand -- 150x Badges
One hand Weapons -- ...
Another weekend wrapup was posted on the official Tabula Rasa website. Facebook, signature generator and some other goodies are covered.
Facebook Fan Anyone?
Get your networking on and become a fan of the Tabula Rasa Facebook page. Support your Tabula Rasa Facebook today!
Tabula Rasa Signature Generator
We salute Capt. Alejandro Hernandez from...
Another Grab Bag have been published on the official Dark Age of Camelot website. This time it covers a couple of pressing matters such as when the next patch is scheduled to be released and what the maximum amount of plat is for each character to hold.
Read the rest of the Q&A (Grab Bag) here.
There's a mix of casual MMO and a social network. It's Flash based, it's free, it's part strategy, part RPG, and it's coming out in the first quarter of 2008. Its name is Coobico.
Game Mechanics: Building your settlement
The first structure of a new village is always the cityhall. Its construction-plan is obtained after picking up a settlers’...
Ubisoft's CEO Yves Guillemot have been interviewed by MCV. One of the most interesting parts is how they are planning to expand in the MMO industry.
Do you have any plans to take better advantage of the MMO and Far Eastern markets in future?
Yes. This is why we are launching free-to-play MMOs with items to buy. This will help us grow in that...
IBM Announces Environmental Learning MMO For Kids IBM is set to launch a free multiplayer online game, titled PowerUp, which challenges teens to save a fictional planet from ecological disaster. Part of the company's broader educational initiative, the MMO will launch February 16th, 2008.
The game features three missions for solar, water and wind...
Vis Maior, after many attempts and around 9 hours of Sunwell raiding, managed to kill the fourth bosses (and at the moment the hardest) of Sunwell on the PTR 2.4, the Eredar Twins, Lady Sacrolash and Grand Warlock Alythess are no more.
You can chit chat with Vis Maior in their IRC channel #vismaior at irc.gamesurge.net
A GM (or developer) death touched Brutallus for Vis Maior so they could attempt The Eredar Twins which appear to be quite a challenge.
Latest patch notes can be found further down in this news. A lot of changes!
Vis Maior gave Curse and WoR a couple of screenshots of the encounter and a 9 second video.
Note: Currently we're having issues with...
Death Wish vs Felmyst (old version) Kill Video. Pretty interesting fight. It has already been changed quite a bit and we hope to be able to post a video of Felmyst 2.0 soon. Check out the video below!
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Gamespot released a pretty awesome video covering "Real" PVP with the creative director of Warhammer Online, Paul. I am excited about this game after seeing this video. You be the judge, though.
Check it out below!
Warhammer Online Real PVP Video ...
Popular online PC game is causing marital discord. This is a typical thing that is brought up many times per year. In the past it was Ultima Online, EverQuest, Lineage 2 (and still is).... but now it's mainly World of Warcraft. What it comes down to is self control. If you find yourself playing WoW and not caring about your boyfriend or...
Members of Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment and the Stargate Worlds team will be making an appearance at this year's Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.
Here's who you can be on the lookout for!
Dan Elggren, Studio Head, Stargate Worlds
Demetrius Comes, Technical Director, Stargate Worlds
Herb Marselas, Technical Director, Hand Cranked...
Over 60 new items have been discovered on the 2.4 Public Test Realms. We have all of them listed below. To see the very latest additions, check out the Latest Additions page over at WOWDB.
Want to help out and discover new items? Download and install our Curse Client. Make sure "Allow database uploads" is selected.
Fresh 2.4 items straight from...
Starcraft 2 Question and answer batch 30
summary : —StarCraft II Q Batch 30: Map Maker Series 3–-
1) Will it be possible to code the game so map makers can make maps where people can stop incoming spell/missile?
This should be possible through customized ability data and/or triggers.
2) Will we have selectable male/female of every unit?
On the US PTR Tonight, with the expansion of Queldanas Isle, players got access to the Sun's Reach Armory where you could find more vendors and NPCs, and some surprises !
Vendors are selling Season Arena Gears for PvE Tokens as follow :
S1 Arena for T4 Tokens
S2 Arena for T5/T6 Tokens
S2 Boots/Belt/Bracers for Badges of Justice
There's been a lot of discussion surrounding the beta of Age of Conan - some have said it's going great, some say it's not so great and others complain that they never get a beta invite.
Since the last one of these we did was overwhelmingly popular, we’re back with another little hint of what’s going on in the General Beta at the moment.
It's friday, time for another Feedback Friday over at the official Tabula Rasa website!
What are you guys working on at the moment?
As of now we’re working hard to get 1.5 out the door and on to the Public Test Server and ready for public consumption. Along with fixing any issues found by our QA Team in 1.5, the Developers are on their second...
There's a new entry in the lorebook at the official Lord of the Rings Online website. This time they are taking a closer look at Ost Elendil.
At one time there was no greater splendour in the North than Ost Elendil, the palace of Elendil of Westernesse in his great city of Annúminas. But those days are long past. The great, white walls of its...
The storyline for the episodic quests introduced in the Wings of the Goddess expansion pack will continue in the much-awaited version update scheduled for early March.
With Squire Altennia departing on a dangerous counteroffensive against the beastman hordes, care of the Young Griffons becomes the responsibility of our dependable...
Over at the official World of Warcraft forums Tigole made a post where he share his thoughts surrounding attunements and how he'd like it to be.
Attunements is a big deal to most people. Some love seeing attunements--I'm one of them. Others feel that all content should be accessible by everyone, as long the required level and gear is there. It...
The people over at MMOZine is hosting an exclusive giveaway for Pirates of the Burning Sea. A heart-shaped locket.
We’ve a special treat for you this month – an exclusive in-game item for major new MMO Pirates of the Burning Sea. Get your very own sparkly locket, in a seasonally Valentine-y heart shape, and benefit from its combat bonus, only in...
The 5th Alliance Tournament has been announced on the official Eve Online website. To find out more... read below.
Get your ships waxed and charge those blasters because the fight of your lives is about to get underway. All the facts can be found here. Last year’s tournament was a massive success. This year’s event has been “tweaked” here and...
There's a new article on the official Vanguard website that describes how to obtain the key needed to enter Lord Tsang's Tomb.
The Kojan continent is ripe with things for young adventurers to do. From your first steps on the sands of the Tanvu shores, you're already learning the ways of the Lao'Jin Knight, harnessing the power of Jin in both...
Turbine has released a new batch of screenshots for Book 12: The Ashen Wastes, the latest free content update for The Lord of the Rings Online, which went live this week.
The new screenshots depict The Delving of Frór, an innovative new dungeon that implements 12-player raid mechanics into a PvP environment.
Evertras is back with a brand new video in his "I Suck At" series. If you missed out on I Suck At PvP, we highly recommend you check it out. It was a very popular video here on Curse, and one that will no doubt go down as one of the best "guide" videos for playing a Mage in PvP.
This new video is the continuation of the "I Suck At PvP" series,...
Earlier this week, multiple sites reported that an analytical report released by EA revealed a new Knights of the Old Republic title, to be developed by BioWare.
It now seems that this bit of news may have simply been a misunderstanding on the part of Kotaku, who reported this break.
EA contacted Kotaku shortly after they posted the article...
This afternoon Blizzard announced their second official Arena Ladder Tournament. The 2008 iteration differs quite a bit from last year's, though; not only is the format changed from 5-vs.-5 to 3-vs.-3 -- a format which has been vastly more popular among the competitive gaming leagues -- but the entire system itself has seen an overhaul.
Druid : Vengeful Gladiator's Refuge 4 pieces bonus set changed
* 4 pieces: The casting time on your Healing Touch spell is reduced by 0.25sec.
Druid : Vengeful Gladiator's Wildhide 4 pieces bonus set changed
* 4 pieces : Your Wrath casts have a chance to reduce the cast time on your next Starfire by 1.5sec.
Mage : Vengeful Gladiator's...
With the new PTR patch coming tonight, there was a nice addition, the first preview of a Tuskarr Male !
Here it is :
Enjoy the new race !
If you buy a ticket to Codemaster's Connect event you will get a full exclusive level 50 shirow armor set. Good or bad? You tell us.
Codemasters are delighted to announce that any RF Online players who purchase a Connect ticket will each receive a full, exclusive, level 50 Shirow armour set of their choice for one character they have in RF...
Wow. So it finally happened. Servers transfers, I mean. I use to play Lineage 2 back in the open beta and retail. I also spent quite some time in Chronicles 1. This was years ago--and even then, they said server transfers would happen very soon. Well, now we know what soon means to Ncsoft Austin!
Server Transfers for all 10 servers are now...
Company reports consolidated sales of KRW 330 billion in 2007, operating profit of KRW 49.5 billion Operating profit, pre-tax profit and net profit show increase year over year
Note: 1USD = 929.20 Korean Won (KRW)
Seoul, South Korea, February 13, 2008–NCsoft® Corporation (KSE: 036570.KS) today reported earning results for 2007. On a consolidated...