Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Articles
The latest Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Community Newsletter has been posted that most notably includes the first information about the Halfling race. In addition, the Art and Animation team provides and update and community member 'Saicred' is interviewed.
The September Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen newsletter is now out and about, this time with a brief, but informative, look at the current state of the game. During the week that was, the team tackled a number of features including the initial economy design, new concept art production, the final pass at the Perception system storyline, finalization of assets for Thronefast and some new armor set models are in production.
The latest Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen newsletter has been published on the official site. In this month's edition, three key staff members are profiled (sounds ominous!) including Project Manager Lynn Ashworth, Customer Service / VIP Planner Sierra Rush and Benjamin Dean, Director of Communications. In addition, a new contest has been announced as well as revealing several amazing looking promos from the recently held San Diego Comic-Con.
Brad McQuaid has posted a lengthy article on the Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen site that provides insight into the type of game that he is making. Called "Want went wrong? WoW? 'WoW-Killers' or a general lack of guts?", the article delves into whether or not MMO developers should continue down the same road using the same ideas or if they should "choose a target audience, a demographic within the greater online gaming space, and make the best damn game we can for that group".
The latest newsletter for Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen has been delivered and it is, as usual, packed with information. Most notably, a new interview with Brad McQuaid anchors the letter where he speaks about "The Importance of Focused Gaming", the importance of community and more. He begins with the earliest days of MMOs all the way through the ongoing creation of Pantheon.
The June edition of the Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen newsletter is out with its usual nods to the community and with brief profiles of new staff members at Visionary Realms. Most notably, however, is the developer updates across a number of sections including Lore, Crafting, World Building, NPC placement and more.
The Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen team has posted a new question to its fans on the official forums. Called "Hmm, what should I wear?" the question asks players to imagine what their characters would wear if they could create their own clothing or armor.
The latest Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen newsletter has been published that provides a wealth of information about what the team has been working on over the past four weeks. Included in the May letter is a look at some of the most recent updates applied to the game including bug fixes and more.
Visionary Realms has announced that it has secured a round of Series A funding, indicating that preferred stock has been sold for investment purposes. The additional funding means that the team can expand across nearly every department. In addition, Pantheon will soon be able to begin inviting testers and focus groups in to try a pre-alpha version of the game.
The official FAQ for Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen has been updated, according to the team's Facebook page. Calling it an "ever-evolving" document, developers aim to make it as accurate as possible while also reserving the right to alter answers at any given time depending on changes made to the game as it progresses through development.
The Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Facebook page has been updated with a new look at how race-class combinations will work in the game, including such odd ones as Ogre Druids. It's a fascinating look inside how players will have a variety of choices to create the right characters for themselves.
On this special episode of the MMORPG.com Game On podcast, Visionary Realms takes over the podcast! Ever wonder how to get started in a video game career? Visionary Realms Chief Creative Officer Brad McQuaid and Lead Tester and Associate Designer Tim Wathen talk with Director of Communications Ben de la Durantaye about their experiences in the making of Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen, the upcoming high-fantasy MMORPG.