OnRPG Shotgun News 5/14: DCUO, Dust 514, LoL, and much more!


By Shannon Doyle (Leliah), ONRPG Empress

DCUO Origin Crisis DLC Now Available

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The highly anticipated 7th DLC pack for DCUO is now available. Origin Crisis sends players to alternate realities and introduces the newest powerset; Quantum. In addition there is new solo content, new raids, and new gear. It is available free via the in game marketplace or the DCUO website.

 

Dust 514 Launch Day

The Playstation 3 shooter based in the EVE universe has been in beta for some time now, and teased even longer but at last it is available to all as Dust 514 goes live today.

 

League of Legends Spotlights Ashe

Ashe, the Frost Archer is the subject of the newest champion spotlight video from Riot Games. The 6 and a half minute long video can be seen below and goes through each of her attacks before showing her in action.

UK’s First eSports Bar Set to Open Next Month

Only the third of it’s kind in Europe, Meltdown London is planning to open on June 1st. It is the first eSports bar in the UK and players will be able to watch live eSports events and get access to PCs in weekly bar tournaments for Starcraft 2, LoL, and Street Fighter 4. The bar is at 342 Caledonian Road in central London.

 

Wargaming.net Sponsors an EducationCenter

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A new education center will be opening in Europe’s biggest tank museum in Bovington, England all thanks to a little help from Wargaming. The studio donated a grant of £80,000 to turn a previously unused room in the TankMuseum into a state of the art classroom.

 

Bluehole Rumored to be Recruiting for TERA Sequel

It has been rumored that Bluehole, the studio behind TERA is looking to fill several positions for development on a sequel to TERA. Though it is believed it will be a full fledged TERA 2 none of the job listings indicate they are in fact for TERA 2 so as ever until there is more information we remain on the edge of our seats.

 

AbleGamers Teams With ECA

The Entertainment Consumer Association (ECA) and AbleGamers have announced the formation of the AbleGamers Game Accessibility Chapter. Mark Barlet, President and Founder of the AbleGamers Charity had this to say, “Opening an official AbleGamers chapter of the ECA is wonderful. We feel like the ECA really understands our desire to improve video games by including those with disabilities without harming the creative process. Together, will be able to reach out and educate developers and gamers alike on the importance of including those with disabilities in the wonderful world of videogames.”

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