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Shroud of the Avatar

Shroud of the Avatar’s Starr Long on gameplay vs. graphics

Shroud of the Avatar executive producer -- and original Ultima Online director -- Starr Long was interviewed by The Escapist
Going for the one.

Elite is getting wings but not wing commanders

Elite: Dangerous lead designer Sandro Sammarco spoke with PC Gamer this week about the sci-fi title's upcoming 1.2 patch. The major...

Otherland beta test focuses on server stability

Otherland continues its trek back to public consciousness and notability after being dropped by Real-U and picked back up by Drago. Currently,...

Defiance switches up leads while ArcheAge and RIFT elaborate on game worlds

Trick Dempsey is out as Defiance's creative lead, but he's pleased to pass the project on to his successor: Carble Cheung. Cheung...

Star Citizen developers respond to feedback on Rental Equipment Credits

When Star Citizen recently announced its plans to sell temporary rental equipment this week, the online response was pretty mixed. While most...
Camelot Unchained

Camelot Unchained teases alpha start, ‘major feature’

Yesterday's Camelot Unchained update delivered quite a bit of good news to fans of the fantasy RvR sandbox. City State boss...
FEEL THE NOISE

WoW’s Iron Docks have been delayed to patch 6.2

Are you looking forward to the Iron Docks quests in World of Warcraft's patch 6.1? Even though they haven't been mentioned in any...

Old School RuneScape releases permanent F2P servers

Originally released back in 2001 when the MMO genre was in its infancy, browser MMO RuneScape has endured through over a decade of...

The Division is on track for a 2015 release

Getting your next Tom Clancy gaming fix shouldn't be too hard this year. Ubisoft announced this past week that The Division will...

APB: Reloaded improving server tech for console launches

Twitch reflexes are all for naught if an MMO's servers are super-laggy, which is why the APB: Reloaded team is dedicating itself to...

Marvel Heroes to start selling limited edition costumes

One of Marvel Heroes' big money makers is the game's sale of iconic costumes for player heroes. In addition to creating and selling...

EVE Online tests potentially revolutionary tutorial replacement

Throughout its over 10-year life span, EVE Online has always been regarded as having an insane learning curve. New players are dropped into...

Skyforge’s guilds will offer stat bonuses, sub-guilds, and housing

From the sound of Skyforge's first dev diary on pantheons (guilds), it sounds as though joining a group of players will be...

Trion Worlds weathers DDoS assault

If you've been having a hard time logging into one of Trion Worlds' games today, you can thank DDoS instigators for that. On both...
We hardly knew ye. Seriously. Never heard of you before now. No lying.

Online shooter Dizzel is shutting down in April

Fans of Dizzel are going to be sad to hear that the game is shutting down in April, but it might be...

Revival is launching player housing this month

After October, February seems perfect to tap into the dark, terrible nightmares of gaming. Why? Because you just know some elder god ate those...
Well, hope springs eternal.

Pathfinder Online lays out its territory control design roadmap

While Pathfinder Online has been playable for many of its backers for a few months now, it's still only in an early deployment...

Yes, you can push people off cliffs in Crowfall

The folks behind "throne war simulator" MMORPG Crowfall have released two new archetypes today. The first is the Elven Frostweaver, a ranged DPS...

Elder Scrolls Online adds more loyalty rewards

Just because Elder Scrolls Online is going buy-to-play in a month doesn't mean that ZeniMax is giving up hope that you'll stay...
This was not actually complex.

An ‘Elite: Deadly’ trademark has been registered

Are you enjoying flying through space in Elite: Dangerous but not how the game's news cycle has quieted down? Let's change that. A...

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