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Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:48:00 GMT The Breach team is ready to show off yet another of the playable heroes coming with the game. This time, the spotlight shines on the Arcane Menders. These versatile characters "can do more than just provide healing skills. They can also use the Guardian Sprite ability to apply a damage shield to [themselves] or an ally and build up Transcendent Blast" that can do some serious damage.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:00:00 GMT Mechanical keyboards are a dime a dozen these days it seems. No matter where you look there is a company making a newer type of keyboard with the latest and greatest in RGB and switches. Enter Drevo, a company who has the most backed keyboard ever funded through Kickstarter. Here is our review of the Drevo Blademaster TE Mechanical Keyboard.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:34:17 GMT The latest edition of the Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen newsletter is out and about. As usual, it is packed with lots of fantastic information for fans of the game, including the news that the team is growing. As the team moves forward to Pre-Alpha 4, it is putting "the full Pantheon experience" in place including "all of the systems, animations, models, sounds, and effects one would expect to see in a modern game."
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:02:00 GMT Grimden has officially launched into Vindictus and devs are celebrating with this brand new gameplay trailer. He has a number of abilities that make him a formidable fighter as he "annihilates anything or anyone that gets in his way. Grimden strikes swiftly and wages unpredictable attacks with elusive cloning abilities".
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:00:00 GMT The mobile, movable base is a nice system in theory, I really enjoy the ability to set up camp almost anywhere I need to do some cooking, take a nap and do some repairs. However I feel that the system was not implemented very well as it seems to mix the concept of a Mobile Camp and what should be a home base of operations. These are two distinct systems that have entirely different focuses. With that in mind, I wanted to take a stab at how I see that the C.A.M.P. should be.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:52:29 GMT The LinkedIn profile of Nathan Richardsson indicates that he is now an Executive Producer on an unannounced project at Jagex. Specifically it states that he is working on: "An unannounced RuneScape Action Role Playing Game...and world domination, of course". So it seems that sooner or later, we'll all be seeing a new ARPG set in the world of RuneScape.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:00:00 GMT MMORPG.com has 200 Steam keys for Valir Rok that will give players early access to the game (a $19.99 value!). Enter for a chance to gain access to this online sandbox survival roleplaying game inspired by Norse mythology!
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:12:15 GMT Conan Exiles players can now check out and purchase the Seekers of the Dawn DLC pack that brings a distinctly Far Eastern aesthetic into the game. The pack includes 39 new building pieces, 15 new armor pieces, 5 new pet skins, 12 new weapons and 5 new warpaints. The katana is one of the new weapons and one that is available to all players irrespective of whether or not the DLC package is owned.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:00:00 GMT Do you think students at Ravenwood actually get a winter break? I think it'd be deserved, but then again, there's always something threatening the spiral. A week off could be what the villains need to gain the upper hand. You know what ... it doesn't matter. My character has graduated Ravenwood, the newest crisis was averted, and now I'm planning on just sitting back and sipping a hefty amount of eggnog.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:33:18 GMT My.com is ready to put the Conqueror's Blade servers under siege during a special event on December 15-16. Anyone interested in trying out the game and putting it through its paces can download and play throughout the free weekend. All that is required is to register on the Conqueror's Blade site. During the event, players will find a number of new maps and units added to previous event builds.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:21:03 GMT The Division is going to be getting some expanded lore to tie both The Division and The Division 2 together. Fans can look forward to a new Dark Horse comic series called "Tom Clancy's The Division: Extremis Malis and it is considered "the perfect introduction to the post-pandemic world of Tom Clancy's The Division 2". The first issue will be available on January 9th and is already up for preorder.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:07:38 GMT From now through December 17th, XBox One and PlayStation 4 players can try out Monster Hunter World for free. The trial edition allows players to try missions up to three stars in difficulty and try a variety of basic weapons. In addition, those who choose to purchase MHW will find that all progress from the trial version will be retained in the full game.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:35:30 GMT Reto-Moto has sent word that Heroes & Generals has been updated with the "Stronghold" patch to bring a host of new features online including a new map, new tank destroyers and improvements to the weapon recoil system.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:34:00 GMT Elite Dangerous: Beyond - Chapter 4 is now live for PC, PlayStation 4 and XBox One. This free update is the biggest one in 2018 and features an entirely new "discovery system" that allows players to explore the universe in new ways. In addition, players will find new asteroid mining techniques a pair of new ships, new multiplayer features and improvements to the lighting system.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:30:00 GMT Today is a big day for Russian developer Enplex Games with its announcement of Population Zero. The goal for devs is to completely reimagine what a survival MMO truly is by creating a single server for all players that includes "a rich, vibrant, and changing world driven by player actions". The game wants to "raise the bar for what it means to be a multiplayer survival experience". With devs hailing from Disney, Nival, Wargaming & Mail.ru, they seem to be on the right track.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:30:00 GMT Enplex Games is deep in production of Population Zero, a forthcoming futuristic survival MMO that is currently planned for release sometime in 2019. We had the opportunity to chat with the team about Population Zero to find out more about its systems, features and aspirations. See what they had to say.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:47:39 GMT After today's server downtime, Star Wars: The Old Republic is back up with the new "Jedi Under Siege" content expansion. Players at level 70 will find the new Ossus storyline taking place on the Jedi home planet featuring both an Imperial and Republic quests. IN addition, there is a new a brand new daily area to explore. The unique twist in Jedi Under Siege is that players can choose which faction to support, even the opposing one.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:34:54 GMT Destiny 2 has been updated to bring The Dawning event to Guardians around the world. Players can take part in the limited time event from now through January 1st. The event brings a number of activities into the game along with a heaping portion of lore as players seeks out Eva Levante, the originator of the celebration.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:44:00 GMT MMORPG.com has been given special gift keys for Webzen games to celebrate the winter holiday season. Each key will allow you to redeem in game gifts from one of the following games: MU Online, MU Legend, C9, Flyff, and Rappelz. Get your key now!
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:00:00 GMT Today's another big day in the life of EverQuest as its twenty-fifth expansion launches. Called The Burning Lands, the expansion that comes with all the goodies players expect including a half dozen new zones to explore complete with raids, dungeons and quests. There are new spells, combat abilities and AAs as well as the new "luck" stat and new collections to amass.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:02:00 GMT The World of Warcraft site has been updated with the Tides of Vengeance update notes to give players a peek at what they can expect after today's maintenance (tomorrow for EU). Players will find a number of new features, updated class abilities and activities in which to participate as the faction war gets back underway.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:01:09 GMT TERA players have a lot to do now that fishing has made a splash into the game. It's time to throw out the bait and set hooks for big ass fish. In addition to that slimy pursuit, players can also take part in the Wintera seasonal event that has new activities "to help players keep warm during this chilly time of year".
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:00:00 GMT The market is bristling with new gaming headsets and ASUS is no newcomer, but with their latest release they hope to top all they've done before. Today, we're looking at the new ASUS ROG Delta RGB Quad-DAC Gaming Headset. It boasts four ESS DACs, Hi-Res certification, redesigned comfort, and more, but is it worthy of its flagship pricing? Find out in our full review!
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:48:14 GMT Luna is the newest hero now available in Closers & this "frontline dynamo" is available starting today. She brings "a blend of offensive and defensive skills to the game" and stars in a pair of trailers to showcase her story and her gameplay abilities.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:00:00 GMT This year, ArenaNet has unveiled The Secret Lair of the Snowmen, which plays off of the famed Guild Wars 1 event sharing the same name. As could be expected from such an event, Wintersday may be in trouble, and it's up to all able-bodied heroes to face an icy, cold-hearted threat, lest a beloved Holiday be ruined. We had the chance to join a guided play through of the event that took us through a little bit of the lore whilst defining what dangers players may encounter in this new 10-person Hol
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:00:00 GMT To celebrate the third week of Roller Beetle Racing in Guild Wars 2, MMORPG.com has teamed up with ArenaNet to give away two Razer Nari gaming headsets to our readers worth $149.99 each! Roller Beetle Racing kicked off on November 27th and players have been logging into GW2 weekly to strap in, rev up their roller beetle mounts and face off head-to-head in five unique racetracks located across Tyria. Enter for a chance to win now!
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:05:27 GMT From December 13th through January 2nd, Elder Scrolls Online players can head into the game and take part in the annual New Life Festival. Players can pick up the quest starter by visiting the Crown Shop that sends them off to find Breda, the New Life Herald. From there it's off on a host of daily quests that can win players Breda's Bottomless Mead Mug collectible and New Life Festival Gift Boxes that can contain random items including crafting materials, consumables & more.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:58:05 GMT After criticism for undocumented changes in past patches, the Fallout 76 team is showing that it took the community's feedback to heart. Today's update notes are extensive and include a "highlights" section as well as detailed notes across a broad array of adjusted features, bug fixes and more.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:53:16 GMT The Archer will shoot into Black Desert Online after tomorrow's update. During the celebratory in-game event, players can win items and even get a chance to win an Alienware 15 gaming laptop. During the next three days, fans can also check out a number of streams that are Archer-themed.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:26:13 GMT The Atlas Twitter account has announced that the Early Access Steam launch of the game has been delayed by six days and will now arrive on December 19th. The delay is being provided to give the dev team "time to review every portion of it thoroughly".