3000 AD has announced that the tie in to Line of Defense has been released across several platforms including PC, iOS, Android and Mac. Called "Tactics", the game puts players in charge of a team of four strike team members.
In addition to the exciting news that Mythic and Broadsword Online Entertainment have teamed up for Dark Age of Camelot, it has also been announced that the same partnership will be in place for the continued development of Ultima Online. EA, as stated, will continue billing and account services.
Mythic and Broadsword Online Games, founded by Mythic Entertainment co-founder Rob Denton and a number of Mythic veterans, have formed a partnership to take over the development reins of Dark Age of Camelot. EA will continue to provide billing and account services via Origin, but the development of the game will rest in the hands of the aforementioned studios.
Inspired by reader comments, Ryahl takes a look at the Massively Multiplayer and Action RPG genres. He discusses recent convergence between the two and explores elements from each genre that could improve the other genre.
"Mature Rating" is the Entertainment Software Rating Board designation of M (age 17+), and the official rating given by the ESRB to The Elder Scrolls Online. The game was just over 60 days from launch when they were struck with this news. In a post by Zenimax, they said, "While we disagree with the ESRB's determination, we do not plan to challenge the rating, and we are unwilling to change the game's content to achieve a different rating."
A new developer diary has cropped up on the Gloria Victus site that should bring a smile to fans' faces as the team is indicating that alpha testing is nearing quickly. Lately, the team has been spending its time optimizing the database and overhauling the combat system.
PIXYUL, a new game development studio founded by Julien Cuny and Louis-Pierre Pharand, former producers and creative directors at Ubisoft, are working on a new survival RPG called "Reroll". To prepare for making the game, the team is seeking to map the world in 1:1 scale using drones. Don't believe it? Check out the video proof below and let us know what you think!
Best head to your inbox to see if you've been chosen as one of the lucky recipients of the latest round of beta key invites sent out by the Elder Scrolls Online team. According to the official site, invites were sent out earlier today.
MMORPG.com and KingsIsle Entertainment are proud to present our latest giveaway event for Wizard101 fans - the housing teleporter gift key giveaway! Each of these gift keys will give you one of six random colored teleporters for your home (or a rare chance at winning a pack of 6!). Like to garden in your Marleybone house but throw parties in your Sultan's Palace? Now you and your friends can quickly hop between houses that you own! Just get a Teleporter!
This past weekend EverQuest Next Landmark launched its Alpha version into the playable universe. In a surprising move SOE has dropped the NDA on Landmark to allow developers to talk with fans right away and communicate their plans. We had the chance to chat with SOE's Dave Georgeson last night about Landmark and some of the plans the team has for the future.