OnRPG Shotgun News 7/26: Warface, Zynga, RIFT, and more!
By Shannon Doyle (Leliah), OnRPG Journalist
Trion and Crytek Team up to Bring Warface to the West
Trion Worlds and Crytek have announced they are joining forces to bring the award winning online first person shooter Warface to North America, Europe, Turkey, Australia, and New Zealand. The game is currently live in Russia and has more than 2 million registered users.
Zynga Shares Down 40%
Social gaming giant Zynga has announced its second quarter fiscal results which reveal a net loss of $22.8 million. Revenues climbed 19% but stock is down nearly 40%. The company blames a quicker than expected drop off in several of its games.
BlackShot Europe Celebrates 2 Years and Content Pack
eFusion MMOG has announced a new content pack titled “The Search and Destroy” has been added to its tactical free to play FPS BlackShot Europe. It includes a new map called Aftermath. The update also has an improved first person view. There are also several new weapons included.
RIFT Free This Weekend to Former Players
This weekend RIFT is giving free, unrestricted access to all former players. This gives them the chance to play new content like Chronicle, the mentoring system, and many other things.
Legend Warrior Launches Closed Beta
The lastest game from developers Dovogame will officially launch closed beta today. The test will last for five days before closing again. This is Dovogame’s first side scrolling game.