Love deprived gamers can rejoice. In just a few short weeks (May 12th is the current tentative date!), the BFF beta for Lucent Heart will arrive. In addition to the usual bells and whistles of MMORPGs, Lucent Heart also features a very interesting zodiac system and soulmate system that provides players with unparalleled ways to cooperate with your closest friend or lover online.
The second official worldwide Golfstar tournament will take place this weekend from the 22nd until the 24th of April. On Friday the qualification games will start, where players will have the opportunity to compete for a spot in one of the semi-finals. These semi-finals will begin on Saturday, while the final is going to be on Sunday.
BAG Entertainment, the new owner of the oriental martial art fantasy MMORPG Sho Online, has announced that the first episode of the Chaos Trilogy titled Sign will be released as an update on April 21, 2011 in the Korean version of Sho and sometime in the mid May in the global Sho Online. The Chaos Trilogy will consist of Sign, Chaos, and Darkness stages with Sign marking the beginning of the trilogy.
Hi-Rez Studios, made famous with their award winning first person shooter MMO, Global Agenda, announced today they are developing SMITE, a free-to-play online battleground between gods. Players choose from a selection of mythical gods, join session-based arena combat, and use custom powers and team tactics against other player-controlled gods and non-player controlled minions.
Burda:ic today announced that a hellish new character is springing into action as Easter arrives on the battlefields of LOCO - Land of Chaos Online: Kalimah. Players everywhere can now try out this undead killer's ranged abilities firsthand as they participate in the egg-filled Easter festivities. Happy Hunting!
GamesCampus announced today that its highly popular golf simulation, Shot-Online, has launched a set of new avatars, created a compelling new ranking system, and now offers new highly-polished in-game graphics.
Perfect World Entertainment announced that Ether Saga will be relaunching as Ether Saga Odyssey on April 27th. This new chapter in the Ether Saga story will present a robust pet training system, an upgraded game engine, an improved UI, and a plethora of new content.
gPotato is pleased to announce that Tears of Arcana, a content update for Iris Online, will go live this May! Tears of Arcana introduces a forging system that allows players to craft epic items, an accessory upgrading system, flying mounts, three new maps including an elite map, and an increased level cap to 65!
Splitscreen Studios announces an extensive update for the award-winning browser game Pirate Galaxy. The new conquest system will introduce battles for illegal mines on April 20th, 2011. Along with a new type of resource, gravitons, the Hamburg-based developer also present a new alliance system, new missions, new planets, and new achievements in their 3D browser game about lawless space pirates.
Artix Entertainment today announced the Open Beta release for Hero Smash, its newest MMORPG, scheduled to launch April 28th, 2011. The Beta release will be open to all players.
UTV True Games, producers of the upcoming game Faxion has announced the recent find of a greatly significant artifact. At a remote dig site (located two floors above the basement of the company's Austin studio) two tablets were discovered, dating back roughly five thousand years after the founding of Babylon, upon which is carved the first set of codified player-versus-player laws ever to be unearthed.