OnRPG Shotgun News 10/4: WarZ, Planetside 2, and World of Warcraft!
By Shannon Doyle (Leliah), OnRPG Journalist
The War Z Begins Pre Orders and Announces Beta
For any fan of zombie apocalypses there is good news today! You can finally purchase The War Z. And for a limited time the two options are discounted. The two tiers are Survivor and Pioneer. Survivors can get the game for $19.49 until October 20th (29.99 after October 20th) and will get game access on October 31st. While those who go with Pioneer will get access to the game on October 15th plus $15 worth of in game currency and one month of “Stronghold” map server technology to host a unique world within the game. Pioneer level is currently $29.99 to go up to $49.99 after October 20th.
Planetside 2 Going to Russia
SOE has announced they are teaming up with Innova to bring Planetside 2 to Russia. The partnership was announced at Igromir 2012 Expo in Moscow. The partnership will allow Innova exclusive publishing rights for Planetside 2 in Russia with its own servers, local customer support and payment methods.
World of Warcraft Passes the 10 Million Mark
The latest expansion Mists of Pandaria has helped push World of Warcraft past the 10 million subscription mark. Mists of Pandaria has sold around 2.7 million copies since its release.