News: MMORPG

Posted on August 21, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | MMORPG | International

WildStar Business Model Announced

WildStar to be subscription-based; offers “play to pay” option.

Carbine Studios and NCsoft have officially announced the business model for WildStar, their upcoming sci-fi MMORPG. The game will run primarily on a subscription model, with an option for players to pay for game time with in-game currency.

Posted on August 21, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | CONSOLE, ACTION, MMORPG | International

The Elder Scrolls Online Business Model Revealed

ZeniMax Online going with a subscription model.

The Elder Scrolls Online will run on a subscription model, ZeniMax Online General Manager Matt Firor revealed in a Gamescom interview with GameStar today.

Posted on August 17, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | MOBILE, ACTION, MMORPG | SEA

PSO2 Heading to Southeast Asia in Early 2014

Asiasoft handling publishing duties for SEGA’s action MMORPG.

Asiasoft and SEGA announced that they’re bringing Phantasy Star Online 2 to Southeast Asia in early 2014.

Posted on August 15, 2013  

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StarCraft Universe Turns to Kickstarter for Funding

StarCraft 2 online RPG mod to be made available through Battle.net for free.

Upheaval Arts, a company formed by a small group of modding hobbyists, is seeking funding on Kickstarter to complete its massive mod project StarCraft Universe.

Posted on August 14, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | ACTION, MMORPG | NA

HeroesGo Open Beta Dated

Action MMO open to all on August 30th.

ESTsoft announced that the open beta test for its upcoming free-to-play action MMORPG, HeroesGo, will begin on August 30, 2013.

Posted on August 13, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | ACTION, MMORPG | International

Aura Kingdom Announced

Aeria Games to publish another X-Legend MMORPG.

Aeria Games announced at Otakon 2013 last week that it’s bringing free-to-play MMORPG Aura Kingdom (a.k.a. Fantasy Frontier) to the West.

Posted on August 10, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | CONSOLE, MMORPG | International

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Fourth Beta Phase Starts Next Week

Fourth and final beta phase to run from August 17-19.

Square Enix announced that the fourth and final beta test for Final Fantasy: XIV: A Realm Reborn will begin on August 17th and run until August 19th.

Posted on August 3, 2013  

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EverQuest Next Revealed, Is Actually Two Games

Beta sign-ups are also live.

Though it’s no secret that a new EverQuest game is in development, no further details on the game were available. However, Sony Online Entertainment on Thursday night finally came out and officially revealed the EverQuest Next project, and much to everyone’s surprise, it’s actually two games. EverQuest Next, a sandbox MMORPG and a proper entry to the EverQuest series; and EverQuest Next Landmark, a free-to-play voxel-based MMO building game that gives players the freedom to build whatever they want.

Posted on August 2, 2013  

Added Under NEWS | ACTION, MMORPG | NA, EU

Dragon's Prophet Launches September 10

All new content to mark launch of fantasy MMORPG.

Sony Online Entertainment and Infernum Productions announced at the SOE Live event yesterday that their free-to-play MMORPG Dragon’s Prophet will launch in North America and Europe on September 18, 2013.