Blade & Soul: hands-On

Blade & Soul: hands-On

Dec 15, 2015

Game code provided by the publisher NCSoft’s Blade & Soul isn’t exactly a new game; since 2012, the game has seen successful releases throughout the Asian territories beginning with South Korea, so you might be scratching your head as to why the game would warrant a preview rather than a review. The answer is simple: The MMORPG is finally headed...

WildStar: beta preview

WildStar: beta preview

May 5, 2014

The MMORPG market is one that seems impenetrable, World of Warcraft sitting atop an endless pile of gold while most other entries quickly ditch their subscription model. We recently caught a glimpse of the latest contender, Carbine Studios’ WildStar, in a beta that shows two very disparate directions: One headed to contend for this shining throne, the...

Guild Wars 2 sales hit 2 million

Guild Wars 2 sales hit 2 million

Sep 13, 2012

As it turns out, this Guild Wars 2 thing is pretty big. How big, you may wonder? Big enough to move 2 million copies in just over 2 weeks, with half of those purchases originating as pre-orders. The distinct lack of a monthly subscription fee probably didn’t hurt sales, but according to president and co-founder Mike O’Brien, ArenaNet have no...

DC Universe Online Battle for Earth DLC launches

DC Universe Online Battle for Earth DLC launches

Mar 14, 2012

Free-to-play MMORPG DC Universe Online is getting some new DLC today, as the Battle for Earth expansion has launched accompanied by a trailer showing off some of the new stuff. The DLC pack contains new powers, a new alert, new duos and a massive raid against Brainiac’s final Avatar, the Avatar of Magic. It’s now available on PC and PS3. Here’s how the...

Guild Wars 2 open beta in March

Guild Wars 2 open beta in March

Jan 23, 2012

Guild Wars 2 will be opening its doors for an open beta test in March according to ArenaNet founder and president, Mike O’Brien. This will then pave the way for the game’s release later this year. Writing on the ArenaNet blog, Mr O’Brien said: “We recently finished our first closed beta test, and we’re now ready to hold progressively larger events. In...