War's Onset officially kicks off the qualification period for Pantheons, allowing them to secure their ranking in the upcoming tournament! The tournament will offer real world prizes in the form of a 15,000 dollars starting pool split between both the EU & NA Servers. As the tournament goes on, the prize pool will continue to grow as more of the special tournament packs are sold!
In a new post on the Skyforge site, developers are giving players a heads up that class rebalancing will be forthcoming with the War's Onset update. Saying that classes need to be "brough more in line with each other" and as a way to assess each class's functionality within the overall game, the team has been collecting data from a variety of sources including popularity by activity, PvP victories, deaths, convenience, completion speed and more.
Necromancer Packs are now available for Skyforge players who are interested in participating in what has become a worldwide phenomenon, Black Friday sales events. Necromancer Packs give access to a pair of costumes, a new dance and more. In addition, savvy buyers can grab a Gravicycle that will be given free to all first-time buyers. Check out the video below for more information.
Obsidian Entertainment, the Allods Team and My.com have sent out the first information about next month's big Skyforge update that will bring massive "godlike" PvP content into the game when it launches on December 2nd. Players will be able to take part in Pantheon Wars, including a new Pantheon War Tournament with winners sharing in a real-world prize pool.
Skyforge players at or near end game will be interested in today's update deployment called "Journey of the Divine". To celebrate the release, Obsidian, My.com and the Allods Team have released a brand new trailer to show off the main features of Journey of the Divine. In addition, players can check out the developer diary
Eric Demilt and Alexander Panâ€™Kov take some time to answer some of the many questions players have been asking such as Class Balancing, PvP Plans, updates to Hostile Territories and more!
My.com, the Allods Team and Obsidian Entertainment have recently stated that they have at least two significant updates planned for the balance of 2015. Making the first step to meeting that goal, the development team has announced that the next major patch will land on November 12th and will feature some brand new content sure to interest the community.
My.com and its parent company Mail.ru are quickly becoming a powerhouse in both publishing and developing new games for the worldwide market. Once mainly centered in Russia, the organization is looking to expand into North American and European markets, a fact that its partnership with California’s Obsidian Entertainment bears witness to.
Skyforge players will get into the holiday mood with today's launch of the Evil Pumpkin Festival. Scheduled to run through November 4th, the event includes a spooky new look for the Divine Observatory & Park now festooned in pumpkins and more otherworldly decor. Players can take part in challenges, quests and more to earn special currency that can be exchanged for costumes in Skeleton, Ghost and Mummy flavors.
Skyforge players have announced a sneak attack by the Gorgonides -- a technologically advanced race. Taking the fight to the Gorgonides can yield some impressive rewards for players. It seems that the Reapers were set to invade but there were some issues that resulted in the Gorgonides arriving on Aelion instead!
Skyforge players are about to take the law into their own hands with today's commencement of the Law & Order event that will run through October 28th. Players of Prestige 2050+ are tasked with sending out their followers to catch criminals in order to earn som amazing rewards including a Glider Patrol mount and a Guard costume.
The EU and NA representatives of Skyforge recently returned from a trip to the Allods Team office in Russia to discuss some of the feedback received from their respective communities during the ongoing open beta of the game. A blog post on the site uncovers some restructuring of priorities with specific regard to the North American and European communities.
The latest video to come out of Obsidian Entertainment, the Allods Team and My.com features a look at Distortions, 10-player elite battles against ancient battle-hardened invaders. To access a Distortion, Pantheons will need to gain access to a Distortion Analyzer to summon and defeat a beast from the Storan Temple. Check out the video to see just how these epic battles go down.
The latest Skyforge video has been released that shines the spotlight on the Temple of the Goddess of Love, Thais. It is the charge of all Skyforge players to work in concert to free Thais and her followers from the creatures who have taken up residence in her once-peaceful temple.