This week we follow a tale of two Tim's. One of youthful optimistic naivete and one of aged bitter cynicism. Both offer their take on Ashes of Creation's impending Kickstarter.
Blizzard's Ion Hazzikostas will be on hand in the World of Warcraft Twitch.tv channel today, Thursday, April 27th at 11:00 am Pacific / 2:00 pm Eastern. During the Q&A, Hazzikostas will be taking a retrospective look back at the recently released v7.2 update. The event will cover a number of topics including Broken Shore, Legion Assaults, dungeons and more.
The Dark & Light site has been updated with a new blog post to give fans a look at how magic will present itself in the game. The team is vested in making the use of magic unique to survival games. They plan to do this by taking elements from both RPGs and survival titles and "fusing" the systems together in a smoother, less common way than other games in either genre.
The Conan Exiles site has been updated with a new look at how worlds are built. This time the tech team takes center stage and reveals the secrets behind how the world was textured in a very short time. This includes both the application of textures as well as how issues since launch have been dealt with.
The Worlds Adrift team has informed testers that the closed beta test is being shifted into the future a few extra weeks. This allows time to provide more opportunities for the current crop of alpha testers to explore the most recent updates. Several fixes and additions have been made during the current test including resource respawn, resolution of connection issues, player respawn alterations and weather effects changes.
WEBZEN.com will be celebrating its 8th anniversary on April 25th 2017, and they have teamed up with MMORPG.com to host a code giveaway event in honor of this occasion. These gift codes will give players in game items for a Webzen game of your choice (Rappelz, MU Online, Flyff or C9). Get your key now!
When Guild Wars 2 Flashpoint, the next chapter in the Living Story, launches on May 2nd, raiders will be able to score some unique Legendary armor. These special pieces will have a unique look and animation and come complete with rune slots.