This week was a huge one for Path of Exile with the announcement of The Fall of Oriath expansion. Fans were treated to a number previews, including one right here at MMORPG.com, that discussed the big changes coming in 3.0.0. With this an other announcements this week, it was ag reat week to be an Exile.
With the recent announcement that Club Penguin would be closing, the number of child-friendly MMOs reduced by one. However, Animal Jam, one of the oldest and most respected kid-oriented MMOs keeps plugging away. We had the privilege to talk with WildWorks CEO Clark Stacey about Animal Jam, its past, future and everything in between.
Fans had the opportunity to submit questions to Naoki Yoshida for answer during the Eorzean Question Time. For 40 minutes on Sunday morning Yoshida answered questions that were pre submitted on Saturday from the venue or from the Forums. The following is a highlight of what was asked and answered.
ARK: Survival Evolved has been updated for both PlayStation 4 and XBox One to bring the TEK Tier content on board. The patch brings new futuristic weapons, gear and the magic of flight into the dinosaur-themed game.
Earlier Blizzard has released wildly popular World of Warcraft lore encyclopedia, namely Chronicle: Volume 1. It concentrated on lore surrounding the creation of universe and primal Azeroth - Black Empire, Troll Wars, War of the Ancients, etc. Now the company is preparing for release of Chronicle, Volume 2. This book will show origins of ancient Draenor (our timeline!), stories of its primal inhabitants: Arakkoa, Ogres, and more.
As Bill is always telling me, it's never a slow week in gaming news and this week is no exception. From the EU Final Fantasy Fanfest that our own Rob Lashley attended and killed news wise to Blizzard's big week for updates to a ton of videos showing off some of our favorite and upcoming titles, it was a great week to be a gamer.
The Life is Feudal team is ready to test out couple of systems that will apply to MMO portion of the game. Starting February 20th and through the next 2 weeks, the team is holding the second test run.