Ace Online fans have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the episode 4 expansion of this spaceship themed MMO, and while the episode 4 expansion is still in the works, another major update was released back in April 2010 to wet their appetites.
Nexon America has announced that the Vindictus Open Beta has officially started, giving all players in North America access to the third episode of the game and mobs of vampire and goblin monsters to vanquish. Vindictus is a physics-based action online role-playing game that combines stunning visuals with high-speed combat and uses a modified Source Engine.
Neowiz Games, a global leader in online gaming, is bringing its expertise to North America with the launch of War of Angels, a free-to-play (F2P) massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). The epic fantasy online game will be the first title on Neowiz Game's global publishing efforts. Currently, players can sign up for War of Angels' upcoming closed beta at the official website.
GameCampus' latest title is putting a new spin on Greek Mythology with cute and adorable action. Legend of Edda (LOE) is an MMORPG centered on the Greek Mythology pertaining to the Gods of Olympus and the Titans. Players will chose to join either the Gods or the Titans and engage in small scale story quests that shed light on the conflict, or participate in huge wars for treasure and supremacy.
Whatever console you pledge your allegiance to, there's no questioning that the new motion control gadgetry developed by Microsoft and Sony is pretty impressive. PlayStation Move tracks player movement with pinpoint accuracy, Xbox Kinect is a striking display of camera trickery and motion sensing technology. The hype machine has been put into overdrive as gamers prepare for a new wave of motion controlled games and gadgets spurred on by immense publicity and awe-inspiring tech demos. With the popularity of the Nintendo Wii seemingly floundering, it remains to be seen whether or not Sony's wands and Microsoft's cameras can rejuvenate the motion sensing scene and convince hardcore gamers that it isn't all casual platforming and family-oriented sports games.
It's often said that EVE Online is a game that revolves around PvP. Even people who engage only in PvE aren't safe from the wrathful influence of other pilots. Players are almost forced to compete with each other in a ruthless open sandbox where all the rules are thrown out the window.
Leading free-to-play online game publisher Gala-Net, Inc., is excited to announce that their much anticipated gypsy-themed MMO, Iris Online, will be entering its Closed Beta Test (CBT). The CBT will run from October 15th through October 29th and will allow players to explore 3 different races, 6 classes, 11 zones, 2 dungeons, 2 different PvP modes, and levels 1 through 40.
A soon to be former employee of EA Bioware/Mythic has written a very lengthy post on why he or she believes Warhammer Online has failed.
CCP has announced a new boxed retail edition for EVE Online. This fall, the sci-fi MMORPG will be arriving in an updated retail package with exceptional support for new pilots in the EVE Online: Commissioned Officer Edition.
When one comes across a browser game he expects a game with crap graphics, poor game play and horrible community. He or she usually assume that the game will be full with children who think downloading will give them viruses and blow up their computer. Dragon Fable is an animated fantasy RPG that can be extremely addictive. Although Dragon Fable is F2P (free to play) it has an exclusive "members" option. This is called the Dragon Amulet upgrade which unlocks exclusive areas and powerful items. Dragon Fable is constantly updated and is totally worth your time especially since you won't spend anytime downloading it!
Canaan Online is a flash based MMORPG that is just too cute to be true. The game reeks of cuteness from the get-go. I think it's safe to assume a lot of hardcore online gamers would be immediately turned off with the cuteness level.