OnRPG Shotgun News 8/2: World of Warships, Microvolts, GW2, Sevencore, and Much More!
By Shannon Doyle (Leliah), OnRPG Journalist
World of Battleships Becomes World of Warships
The upcoming warship game from Wargaming has been renamed to World of Warships to better reflect the Wargaming Universe of which it is a part. World of Warships is expected to be released in 2013.
The War Z Official Website Launches
The War Z has received more than 100 thousand closed beta registrations within the first 24 hours of registration being open on the brand new site. It is currently in Alpha with a closed beta expected to begin soon and is slated for release this fall.
Bomb Blast Mode Explodes in Microvolts
Rock Hippo Productions has announced a new objective based strategy mode called Bomb Blast has come to third person shooter Microvolts. It features a new map called Cargo as well as new weapons and special events to celebrate the occasion.
Lagoonia Gets Profiles and Friend Rankings
The latest update to Lagoonia has introduced rankings as well as customizable profiles. The rankings show a variety of aspects from the game including population, neighborly help, and harvesting. The new profiles will allow players to write about themselves for others to see.
Arabian Themed Nadirim Now Available
Aeria Games has announced it’s browser MMORPG Nadirim is now available online via the Aeria Network. This game puts a unique spin on MMOs by immersing players in a fantasy world inspired by myths and fables of Arabian Nights.
Guild Wars 2 Stress Test Today
Today is a brief stress test for Guild Wars 2. It will run from 3PM EDT to 7PM. So if you’re eager to get your hands on Guild Wars 2 again this is your chance!
SEVENCORE Open Beta Starts Today
For French and German players out there SEVENCORE has entered open beta and is inviting everyone to give it a try. There will be a variety of in game events and opportunities to get some unique in game items.