In his latest column devoted to Funcom's The Secret World, MMORPG.com Managing Editor Bill Murphy takes a look at the recent location revelations made by the team during E3 2011. See what Bill's got to say about the Innsmouth Academy, Atlantic Island Park and the Accursed Woods.
Recently, though they were absentees at E3, Funcom has been releasing a ton of new info about The Secret World’s many locations. From the Lovecraft-inspired Accursed Woods, to a boarding school called the Innsmouth Academy and an abandoned amusement park on Atlantic Island, there’s a wide gamut of places to see and do things in TSW. In fact, I’m pretty sure that because of the slant on real-world locales, I’m becoming more and more excited for Funcom’s next game than I normally would be so far from release. I love the idea of putting an MMO into a modern-day setting and twisting and turning the reality to make it fit the fantastic. To be able to stalk places which are at once both familiar and unsettling is one of the best things about games set in the “Real World”.
Read more of Bill Murphy's The Secret World: Location, Location, Location.