Bright Shadow is a 3D MMORPG from GamepotUSA. The game mixes a familiar game system and cutesy anime graphics to create an addicting online game.
Have you ever seen a nice poster or banner that made you want to play a certain game? Are you playing that game simply because of the eye candy characters and environment? Thought so. Much like animation and movies, art plays a huge role in gaming. You could say that due to the mundane experience in this world (even with the inclusion of our everyday fantasy world of humans and orcs), developers need to come up with concepts that seduce us (forgive me for the term) into immersing ourselves in their newly created world. Why exactly do you feel the majesty of a certain dungeon or boss fight? Why do your characters look stylish despite their unorthodox armor? How do they keep everything fresh anyway? Let's see.
I've always wondered what goes on behind the scenes with the gold farmers you often see in a lot of MMORPGs. They call it a business but I can't grasp the magnitude of how big a business gold farming really is. I was only able to understand the scope and the amount of capital someone would need to draw out when a friend of mine told me he used to work for a gold farming company.
Funcom just released the launch trailer for 'Rise of the Godslayer', the first expansion for the highly acclaimed massively multiplayer online role-playing game 'Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures'. The launch trailer gives a unique look into the many locations, characters and monsters that players will be able to meet and experience when the expansion launches online and as a part of an updated package in retail on May 11th.
Frogster, a leading publisher of online games, today announced that the large main release of the third chapter of Runes of Magic will take place on 18th May 2010. The comprehensive expansion adds a large new game region, several dungeons, loads of new quests and many more challenges and features.
Scheduled to launch on May 25, 2010, Sony Online Entertainment's hit title EverQuest® II brings an iconic new starting zone to the world of Norrath as part of the Halas Reborn game update with 20 levels of new content. Fans of the genre-defining hit EverQuest® will instantly recognize the original Halas zone, now rebuilt in Norrath on an island in the Frostfang Sea. In addition to the low-level new starting zone, the Halas Reborn update brings two new high-level challenging raids, new housing, prelude events for the upcoming expansion, themed Marketplace items, and more for players of all levels to enjoy. Players will also be introduced to the new Storyteller system which brings the robust lore of EverQuest II to the user through a simpler visual quest journal.
NEXON Europe is proud to announce the addition of the brand new Pet System soon to be arriving in Mabinogi Europe together with the Generation 3: Dark Knight expansion.
TQ Digital is happy to announce the official plans for its 7th anniversary celebration of Conquer Online!
Next week marks MapleStory's Fifth Anniversary of service in North America and to celebrate this momentous occasion, several events and activities will be available for all Maplers, old and new, to enjoy, starting today.
Reality Gap, Inc., publisher of online games, just announced a strategic partnership with Free-To-Play (F2P) game experts Sleepy Giant, along with a number of improvements to their original online game, Battleswarm: Field of Honor. The partnership with Sleepy Giant will provide better support for the highly rated first-person shooter vs. real-time strategy (FPS vs. RTS) game, as well as allow Reality Gap to focus more energy on platform technologies and continue to expand the community of online gamers playing Battleswarm. The new game update includes a limited time 2-for-1 virtual currency promotion and the release of new in-game items and gameplay improvements
Leading online game publisher, GamesCampus, today announced it will launch a new MMOTPS, (Massively Multiplayer Online Third Person Shooter) WWII flight combat simulator, Heroes in the Sky. The fast-paced aerial combat game, scheduled to launch mid summer 2010, will hold a closed beta test in early June. For more information on the game and to follow the latest updates, visit the official website.