OnRPG Shotgun News 7/16: C&C Tiberium, City of Steam, ComicCon, and More!
By Shannon Doyle (Leliah), OnRPG Journalist
Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances Celebrates 1 Million Users
The free to play browser based strategy MMO based in the hit Command and Conquer universe is celebrating 1 million registered players in the two months since it’s launch. To celebrate this monumental occasion EA is giving away 1 million starter packs. To get yours log in or create a new Tiberium Alliances account before July 20th and enter the code: HMKV-VWGN-8GEH-6BTZ
SOE Offering Subscription Discount
Between July 18th and July 23rd get 25% off new or upgraded multi month subscriptions to Everquest, Everquest II, and DCUO. Promotional pricing will begin on the next billing cycle and continue until it lapses or is cancelled.
City of Steam Alpha Test Weekend Announced
City of Steam is pleased to announce the dates of its upcoming Alpha testing weekends. The first one starts in just four short days with the others coming the following two weekends. Each weekend will introduce new races and quests along with contests for prizes both digital and physical. If you buy one of the Collaborator packs you will get guaranteed Alpha access. Otherwise sign up for the newsletter, be active on the forums and hope you’re picked.
Official London 2012 Olympics Social Game Launches
Olympic Games City has officially launched on Facebook according to publishers Neowiz. Players build their very own Olympic City complete with famous London landmarks.
Marvel Heroes Comic-Con Trailer
For those of us who weren’t lucky enough to see this in person the Comic-Con trailer for Marvel Heroes has been posted on Youtube. The 40 second trailer gives a peek at heroes in combat.