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Albion Online News

Latest Headlines for Albion Online

  • Lessons Learned from Two Months of CBT Detailed

    The Albion Online site has been updated with the latest state of the game letter that lays out a few of the lessons learned from over two months of closed beta testing as well as where the team will focusing its attention in the coming months.

    Reported on Feb 04, 2016
  • From F2P to B2P, Plans for Launch & Beyond

    Recently, Albion Online announced that they'd be dropping the F2P (free to play) payment model in favor of the buy to play (B2P) model used by games like Elder Scrolls Online and Black Desert Online. We sat down with Game Director Robin Henkys to discuss this change, and more about the ongoing plans for launch and beyond.

    Reported on Jan 28, 2016
  • Brutus, Packed with Quality of Life Improvements, Launches

    The latest Albion Online update has been launched. Called Brutus, the patch brings a number of quality of life improvements into the game including an optimized UI, guild management tools and more. Also included in Brutus is PvE content that is focused mainly on the undead.

    Reported on Jan 27, 2016
  • Cover Art for Tie In Book Released

    The Albion Online team has released the cover art for the forthcoming tie-in novel that is set for release in February. Called "Landfall: The Tales of Albion", the novel is written by Peter Newman and novelizes the first steps that new players will take in the game as well as reveals information on factions, settings, infamous players and guilds already in game and much more.

    Reported on Jan 23, 2016
  • Second Major Update, Brutus, Detailed

    Albion Online will be updated later in January with the second major patch, this one called "Brutus". Quality of life additions will be forthcoming, among them the 'repair all' option. In addition, the first iteration of the UI overhaul will be released as well as an "undead theme" found in a pair of new dungeons.

    Reported on Jan 15, 2016
  • Becoming Invincible

    The Albion Online team is starting a new series spotlighting the various builds that players may wish to explore in the game. In this week's installment, the "iron-clad tank" is profiled with a look at gear, bonuses, weapon choices and more.

    Reported on Jan 08, 2016
  • Casual Play as the Gateway to Hardcore

    In a new post on the Albion Online site, developers discuss one of the game forum's hottest topics, "Hardcore vs Casual".

    Reported on Jan 04, 2016
  • 'Not Free to Play at Launch', CBT Through August 1, 2016

    In a new post on the Albion Online forums, the team has written about the road to release. Of particular note is the announcement that AO will not be free to play on release as developing the game for F2P would increase significantly. In addition, closed beta testing will extend through August 1, 2016.

    Reported on Dec 30, 2015
  • Why It's Worth Being Hopeful for the Future

    Albion Online is many things, but it certainly isn't shy about its huge grind. In fact, where most games try to hide their grind behind neatly dissected levels and gradual spoon feedings of content, Albion displays it proudly on its Destiny Board--a map that helps you chart your progress through the game. "Look at me," it says. "Look at how many countless hours you will need to spend to ever wield the best items in the game."

    Reported on Dec 28, 2015
  • Festive Activities Land in Game

    Albion Online players are definitely in the holiday spirit with the arrival of Christmas in the game. Players can look forward to seeing Christmas decorations in town, tossing snowballs at folks, or go on a hunt for Uncle Frost. Hint: He can be found in the Keeper dungeons and rewards a hat for successfully taking him down.

    Reported on Dec 22, 2015
  • Tie-In Novel's Author Interviewed

    The Albion Online team has a new video out today that contains an in-house interview with novelist Peter Newman. The tie-in novel is expected to be published in Q1 2016 and will feature a fictionalized look at the game universe.

    Reported on Dec 17, 2015
  • 60,000 Backers + CBT By the Numbers

    The Albion Online team has sent word that the number of backers supporting the game's development has reached 60,000. In addition, the ongoing closed beta test has garnered some big numbers on its own including over 72k PvP kills and over 125k houses built.

    Reported on Dec 11, 2015
  • Aurelius Update Launches

    The first big update to Albion Online has hit live status and comes packed with a host of quality of life improvements and new content. In a particularly nice note for this season of the year is the inclusion of a holiday event as well.

    Reported on Dec 09, 2015
  • Spotlighting the Dynamic World - Vendetta Guild

    The Albion Online team is beginning a new series of articles to shine the spotlight on the dynamic nature of the game community by profiling players, guilds, interesting stories and political machinations. In the inaugural piece, the guild Vendetta receives the star treatment.

    Reported on Dec 04, 2015
  • Player Feedback to Fuel Development of Aurelius Update

    The Albion Online team has posted a thank you to the 43,000 players that have so far taken part in the recently completed closed beta event. During that time, players submitted their feedback that will be key to driving development over the coming weeks as the team prepares for the Aurelius. In the meantime, the closed beta event is ongoing!

    Reported on Dec 03, 2015
  • Founder's Pack Giveaway!

    The folks at Sandbox Interactive hooked us up with a number of founder's packs for Albion Online.

    Reported on Nov 30, 2015
  • It's All in Where You Stand - PvP Zones & Flagging Explained

    The Albion Online site has been updated with a new developer blog to give players a look at how the PvP system is being altered after extensive player testing during alpha events. In addition to the already-present red (PvP) and green (non-PvP) zones, a new 'yellow zone' is being added that gives players information about how many others are flagged as a criminal or villain in any yellow location or how many may be entering, thus giving players a chance to decide whether or not to engage in PvP.

    Reported on Nov 30, 2015
  • On Beta, PVE, and What Makes Albion Unique

    Now in closed beta after months of alpha testing and gathering feedback, we caught up with Sandbox Interactive to chat about what they've learned, where the game goes from here, and how they're working to make Albion the best sandbox MMO it can be.

    Reported on Nov 24, 2015
  • Closed Beta Gets Underway

    The Albion Online team has sent happy word that the first closed beta event is now underway as of Monday, November 23rd. All Founders are taking part in the first-ever CBT.

    Reported on Nov 23, 2015
  • Precise Closed Beta Starting Times Revealed & Reddit AMA

    With only a few days left until the commencement of the Albion Online closed beta event, the team is unleashing start times for players of various founder levels and have additionally announced a Reddit AMA that will take place in about an hour.

    Reported on Nov 19, 2015
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