The team at City of Heroes has announced that their project to bring Global Server Access to its players by the end of summer has come a bit sooner than originally anticipated.
Paragon Studios has laid out the schedule for the upcoming City of Heroes Praetorian Surge events. Beginning May 11th, players will have the opportunity to try to stem the tide of Praetorians whose sole aim is to subjugate the City of Heroes world.
Paragon Studios and the City of Heroes team are starting a new '7 year retrospective' for the game as it celebrates an epic anniversary. The inaugural article, the team describes which "Issue" has been their favorite and why. Check it out!
A pair of new articles have surfaced on the City of Heroes site. The first is the April Producer's Letter which also contains a special anniversary address from Nate "Second Measure" Birkholz. The second article features news about an upcoming Praetorian Invasion live event in the form of a lore piece to pique player interest.
NCSoft and Paragon Studios are celebrating City of Heroes and its seventh anniversary in a super hero sized way. Some items in both the NCStore and the in-game store are 50% off including jetpacks and more. In addition, character renames and server transfers are half off.
Paragon Studios and NCSoft are celebrating seven years of City of Heroes. Devs have a great line up of festivities planned including an in-game meet and greet with developers, an anniversary live UStream chat with Paragon, and a series of in-game events that will run during May.
The City of Heroes team has announced the availability of the NCSoft Launcher for Mac users. Developers indicate that this is beneficial for two reasons: 1) It will be compulsory in the near future so why not get started now; and 2) It allows faster and more efficient downloading of patches and updates to City of Heroes.
Paragon Studios has announced that the Weekly Strike Targets in City of Heroes will be changed due to issues with the current quests. During today's regularly scheduled maintenance, WSTs will be disabled. When restarting the game, two new WSTs will be implemented.
Paragon Studios devs have posted a new City of Heroes blog article outlining one of the lesser-known features of Issue 20: Incarnates, the Player Help System. New players will see a pop up window on first logging in asking if they want to participate in PHS. If so, the new player will be assigned a veteran player to assist them in learning all of the ins and outs of City of Heroes.
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