Category: MMORPG.com News

Breakaway – Hands On with Amazon?s First Game

Announced at Twitchcon September 2016 by AMAZON GAMES Breakway is a 4v4 arena battler with currently one objective, seize the relic and slam dunk it into the opposing teams base!

– New Warner Bros. Studio to Create Tech for Online Features

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has opened its New York office. The WB Games studio will be focused on creating cloud-based gaming technology which will allow developers to add online features to their games and that will be usable on nearly every conceivable platform.

Crowfall – A Lightning Pace

As Crowfall development shifts into high gear our own Tim Eisen plucks a few news bits to tickle with his quill.

Breakaway – Taking the Fight to the High Seas with the Dutch Royal Navy

The Dutch Royal Navy will be playing host to two professional teams aboard a battleship as they duke it out in Breakaway. During the Twitch live stream, viewers can win alpha keys or gaming hardware. The event is sponsored by Red Bull Esports and AMD with professional esports teams Echo Fox and Rogue taking part.

– Ship of Heroes – Powerset Demo Video & Justice Corp Bldg.

The Ship of Heroes site has been updated with a new lore piece accompanied by a video to show off one of the forthcoming game’s signature NPCs and his powerset. In addition, readers can get a look at the Justice Corp Building, environments, the Powers Testing Center, a demonstration of flying and a good look at how the artistic vision of the game is shaping up.

Revelation Online – March of the Guilds Event to Award Original Theme

Revelation Online is conducting an awesome community event to celebrate all of the game’s guilds. Groups are encouraged to submit a text, image or video that best embodies what it means to be a member. Developers will select one guild to have an original theme composed for it by Neal Acree. Honorable Mentions will receive various in-game items including a Deluxe Pack, Wild Wind Pack and an Inventor Pack.

New Dawn – Indian Female Models & Face Paint Revealed

The New Dawn Steam page has been updated with a pair of images to show off a female Indian body model and facial models complete with face paints. According to the very brief update, New Dawn characters will be able to customize their face paint on character creation.

Final Fantasy XIV – PvP is Amazing in Stormblood

Despite the game’s strong PvE leanings, Yoshi-P continues to make the case for PvP in FFXIV with the addition of new PvP content introduced to the game over time. But despite the team’s efforts, it’s never really taken off until the release of the game’s latest expansion, Stormblood.

– Rend Early Access Launch Pushed Back to Later in 2017

Frostkeep Studios has a new post on the Rend site to let fans know that the game’s Early Access program will be pushed back until later in 2017. The letter informs players that the team wants to take Rend to the next level based on player feedback from pre-alpha. As a result, Frostkeep is “re-evaluating current development plans and exploring ways in which we can deliver an even more robust in-game experience at launch”.

Gigantic – Launch Date Officially Set, Open Beta Runs Until Then

Motiga and Perfect World Entertainment have big news for Gigantic fans: The official Steam release is coming on July 20th. Between now and then, players can enjoy open beta game play leading up to the Steam release date.

Gigantic – Launch Date Officially Set, Open Beta Begins

Motiga and Perfect World Entertainment have big news for Gigantic fans: The official Steam release is coming on July 20th. Between now and then, players can enjoy open beta game play leading up to the Steam release date.

Skyforge – Return of the Serpent Queen Update Now Live

Skyforge has been updated with the Return of the Serpent Queen that bring in a number of big changes including changes to the Prestige system, updates to the interface, class balancing, PvP updates and much, much more.

– Crusaders of Light Class Overview

Crusaders of Light is a brand new fully-featured mobile MMORPG from Netease. Wouldn’t dealing with the daily grind be so much easier if you could transform yourself into a barbaric badass, a stealthy sniper or an altruistic healer? In Crusaders of Light, coming July 13 (on iOS) and July 20th (Android), you can.

– EXCLUSIVE: Crusaders of Light – Deep Dive into Classes

Wouldn’t dealing with the daily grind be so much easier if you could transform yourself into a barbaric badass, a stealthy sniper or an altruistic healer? In Crusaders of Light, coming July 13, you can. In the massive open world of Milura, you can choose from three distinct classes — fierce Barbarian Warriors, cunning Elven Rangers, and powerful Human Mystics. Moreover, each class has three unique specializations that allow players to choose the best toolkit for the job at hand.

Exile Online – Pre-Alpha Testing Client Available for Selected Players

The Exile Online team has announced that a pair of files for the pre-alpha version of the game are now available to download and install. This prepares a very limited number of players to take part in pre-alpha testing. Testers were chosen from the pool of GoFundMe backers.

Conan Exiles – Partial Wipe to Go Down Today, 2x XP Event Begins

The official Conan Exile servers will be undergoing a partial wipe starting today. All buildings and inventories will be removed, but character progression in the form of levels, feats and stats will remain. According to the CE Facebook page, the partial wipe is as a direct result of community feedback.

World of Warcraft – Blizzcon Expands, New Round of Ticket Sales on July 5th

Blizzcon 2017 is expanding into a new hall and a new round of tickets will be sold as a result. Interested folks can try to lay hands on one on July 5th at 7:00 pm Pacific / 10:00 pm Eastern. Tickets are being sold through Universe.com for $199 each and will include full access to the two day event.

Lord of the Rings Online – Get a First Look at Mordor in Today's Stream

During today’s Lord of the Rings Online live stream on Twitch, Facebook or YouTube, developers are going to give fans a sneak peek at Mordor. This happens just ahead of Friday’s Bullroarer preview with a number of influencers and team members on hand.

Ashes of Creation – Summer Crowdfunding Initiative Begins

Intrepid Studios has announced the start of the Ashes of Creation Summer Crowdfunding campaign to allow folks who didn’t have a chance to participate in the May KickStarter a chance to back the forthcoming MMO. In addition, current KS backers can increase their pledges if they wish and be able to access new backer goals as they are unlocked.