With todays update the first step of the PvP System Update has been introduced to the Age of Conan live servers. Read here what exactly this includes and what future updates have in store.
PVP levels and statistics This update now activates the PVP leveling system. You can now gain PVP levels by engaging in your normal PVP activities, be it world...
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,...
A couple of days ago the Age of Conan US Community Manager Famine posted information about how it's going with the PVP System Update Patch which has been promised for awhile now. You can read all Glen "Famine" Swan shared below.
Many of you have been asking about the status of the PvP Update and when it will be made available on the live...
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...
System Designer Jayde recently made a post where he explains the details behind the four biggest stats in terms of comparing attackers to defenders in the game.
He also tells us that they will release a short guide that explain how Funcom have intended stats to work. This is something many have requested for awhile now, understanding stats in a...
Svein Erik "Sharum" Jenset, Lead BCC Designer at Funcom Oslo AS, gave his point of view about players concerns with the Mount System in Age of Conan.
Greetings fellow Hyborian Adventurers!
There has been a lot of activity lately, both on these boards and in-game, due to the way Mounts are currently performing in Age of Conan. While there has...
Highly Anticipated MMORPG Introduces Innovative System that Allows Crafters to Create Potions, Talismans, and More to Aid them on the Field of Battle.
Fairfax, Va. – May 29, 2008 – EA Mythic, a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), unveiled new details for the crafting system in Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning (WAR). With two...
A brand new The Chronicles of Spellborn video can be viewed below, showcasing the Personal Experience Point System.
Some time ago, you had the chance to meet Raznilof, the powerful Runemage, during one of his first adventures in the world of The Chronicles of Spellborn.
Today, he's back in business, being higher-level and he's setting foot in...
NCSoft just sent us this information about enhanchements to the pet system in Lineage 2. This will become available with the Hellbound expansion (coming this month).
Lineage II players absolutely love their pets. They are useful companions in the lands of Aden, able to conduct a varied series of attacks, use special skills, and more, all in...
New Gamedesign Journal explains tactical finesse
Dodging, stalking from cover, manually targeting and quickly attacking form the correct distance – the dynamic, shooter like combat system of The Chronicles of Spellborn is well known so far. But how do players arrange the innovative skill deck in the long awaited fantasy MMO most effectively, to...
There's improvements to the battle system planned for the next scheduled patch in Final Fantasy XI.
Up until now, battle music would only be triggered when the player executes the "attack" command on an enemy. This has meant that battle music is not triggered when other commands, such as "magic," are used instead.
A developer of Star Wars Galaxies just made an entry in their developer diary about the animation system used in SWG.
Hey all, Matt "AdeptStrain" Boudreaux here. I'm one of the programmers for Star Wars Galaxies. This dev diary covers our animation system that we use to create and play all those great moves you see in game.
Before I was a...
With 25 years of experience to draw on, the Warhammer IP is a rich, luscious world full of a wide variety of diverse content. Each race is visually distinct -- from the lewd and crude Orcs to the proud, lofty High Elves. Even the careers within each race are uniquely different - no one would ever mistake a spanner-totin' Engineer for an...
This morning NCsoft released information on the advanced character class system in their upcoming fantasy MMO, Aion: Tower of Eternity.
Players will begin their lives in Aion by choosing one of four base professions at character creation. Higher-level players will then be able to choose advanced classes, based on the profession chosen at the...
Following the successful “Reputation for Bonus” Program and Promoter System, a brand-new offline system – The Auction System will soon be officially released in Tales of Pirates http://top.igg.com
After its release, some top equipment that is impossible or hard to get in game will be available for players.
To bid on items, players don’t need real...
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...
The next FFXI update, coming this month, will be making adjustments to the Battle System in the game.
Two major changes are revisions to the use of two-handed weapons, as well as modifications to several jobs.
Up until now, there have been instances in which the attack frequency and speed generated by dual wielding would greatly surpass those of...
As a cool game with the a navigation theme, the trade system on the sea is very important in Tales of Pirates Online （http://top.igg.com
）. It is an ideal way for players to get money.
1. Requirements for Trade
The players can trade with each other in every port where he/she can reach by boat. Players can get a first-degree boat after they hit...
An australian woman, age 31, was arrested in the US after flying from Adelaide to Greenville, NC, to visit her online boyfriend. The Register has the following to say:
An Australian woman is facing child abduction charges in the US after trying to bring her 17-year-old World of Warcraft boyfriend back to Oz.
Tamara Broome, a 31-year-old...
The official Treasures of Aht Urhgan website has been updated with new information on the Einherjar system added with one of the recent FFXI game updates.
Find the latest information regarding the newly-introduced Einherjar system!
To find out more about Einherjar, click here.