PlanetSide 2 Articles
A post has appeared on the PlanetSide 2 Reddit from now-former Creative Director Matt Higby indicating that he has left Daybreak Game Studio. Higby claims that he had been considering leaving Daybreak prior to the staff firings earlier this week and said that the timing, given these events, provides the opportunity.
PlanetSide 2 players broke a nearly-three year old Guiness World Record on January 24th when over eleven hundred players took part in a single FPS battle. The event was co-sponsored by Sony Online Entertainment and fan site PlanetSideBattles.
The closed beta for the PlayStation 4 version of PlanetSide 2 officially kicks off today, Tuesday, January 20th. Interested players can head to the PlanetSide 2 site to get signed up for possible inclusion in the closed beta.
With the beta for the Playstation 4 version of PlanetSide 2, we wanted to find out more what SOE has in store for players. We chatted with Executive producer Clint Worley to find out.
PlanetsideBattles is whipping up support for its January 24th attempt to set a new Guiness World Record for most players online in an FPS match. The news comes complete with instructions on how to get involved, exact times for the event to take place and much more.
Playstation 4 players will be pleased to hear that the closed beta of Planetside 2 will officially kick off on January 20th. Interested players are invited to head to the official site to sign up as a potential tester.
Sony Online Entertainment has released the latest Planetside 2 update that includes melee weapons and a new turret for engineers. In addition, the game's holiday fare has also arrived in game that will keep players in the seasonal spirit through the balance of 2014.
With Planetside 2 a healthy two years old, we had the opportunity to interview Creative Director Matt Higby about the anniversary and what is coming next. Check it out!
MMORPG.com has partnered with Sony Online Entertainment to give away 30 NS Deep Freeze Pistols in celebration of PlanetSide 2's second anniversary.
Sony Online Entertainment and the Planetside 2 team are celebrating two years of live service. The team has put together a great list of all the updates that the game has undergone in the past two years. In addition, the PS2 team will be hosting a special second anniversary live stream.
Bugs are something every game deals with and when bugs get into PlanetSide 2, the development team is hard at work to squash them. Check out this video that demonstrates how bugs get reported to the team works to get rid of them.
In a very short note on the PlanetSide 2 forum, Tramell Ray Isaac has announced that he is not only leaving the game project as Art Director, but also going to "another company". Bill Yeatts will be taking over Ray's spot.
This week Sony Online Entertainment announced plans to release Planetside 2's first new vehicle - fast attack gunship, the Valkyrie. The Valkyrie has a front-facing turret and can transport up to six soldiers (pilot, forward gunner and four passengers).
We had a chance to listen to Matt Higby and Tramell Isaac expound on some of what they’ve been working on over the last couple months with PlanetSide 2, and what we should expect to see in the next several months with the game. When they led with new loading screen art, I started to get worried. Needlessly, as it turns out.