OnRPG Shotgun News 10/23: Age of Wulin, FireFall, Oversoul, and Darkfall
By Shannon Doyle (Leliah), OnRPG Journalist
Age of Wulin EU Closed Beta Announced
Age of Wulin will be entering closed beta in 2013 according to a press release from Gala Networks Europe. Beta keys will be distributed through various channels. In addition the forums will be opening up soon so fans will be able to start communicating and getting ready for the upcoming beta.
Oversoul Public Beta Announced
Artix Entertainment has announced that beta for PvP MMORPG Oversoul will begin at the end of October and will be open to all. Combat is turn based and done through a unique battlecard system. More information about the game and it’s beta will be released on the official website.
Firefall Fest Commences
The first Firefall fest has kicked off today starting with a livestream featuring Athene & Reese of internet fame. Every day will feature two geek celebrities, one in the morning and one later in the day. This evening will kick off with Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day at 3pm PST.
Extra Life 2012 Finishes
For the fifth year in a row gamers around the world gathered in front of monitors and tv screens to play games for twenty four hours straight. More than 15,000 people took part and raised 1.8 million dollars for children’s hospitals around the world.
Darkfall: Unholy Wars Releases First Gameplay Video
The first Darkfall: Unholy Wars gameplay video has been released. It features the role system for the upcoming game. Have a look at the minute long video below.
PAX Australia 2013 Announced
PAX Australia 2013 will take place in Melbourne over July 19-21. It will be held in the same location for 2014. It is being held in conjunction with ReedPOP and is expected to have a huge draw as the first PAX held outside the US.