Shotgun News 10/18: Firefall, Path of Exile, RiotZone, and much more!
Firefall Fest Calls In Geek Celebrities
What do Nathan Fillion, Wil Wheaton, and Felicia Day have in common? Well, actually a lot. But, what they will all have in common next week is being the guest stars of Firefall Fest. The five day event will be broadcast live on Red 5’s official Twitch channel. The streams will run every day from 10 am to 1 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm, though the press release doesn’t say which timezone that is.
Path of Exile Open Beta Announced
Path of Exile will go into Open beta in December. At the same time Act 3 will begin. In it features like a PvP Arena, and 50% more content will be added to the game which is currently in closed beta. Anyone who donated to the Kickstarter already has access to the game and will continue to do so.
RiotZone Launches Latest Update
It’s always been said fire is a purifying force. And now the people at Mail.RU are putting that to practice in the latest update to come to RiotZone. Purification By Fire sees the end of the Ship Assault event mission. But in it’s place come flamethrowers, a new mission that gives you temporary VIP status and much more.
Born to Fire Enters Closed Beta
Aeria Games has announced that it’s new MMOFPS Born to Fire has gone into closed beta. Sign ups are available on the official website and it is completely free to play. Born to Fire is team based with five classes who each have unique weapons to pick from.
Legend of Edda Returns
GamesCampus is proud to announce the reintroduction of fantasy MMORPG Legend of Edda. It features a revamped skill system and a completely rebalanced economy. A closed beta event will be coming up and more information released in the mean time via the official Twitter and Facebook page.