A new massive sci-fi exploration sim or maybe a sci-fi MMO, called No Man’s Sky, was announced by Hello Games at the Spike VGX awards.
Granado Espada is going to be relaunched. EuroGamez GmBH recently announced that Granado Espada Europe will begin the first Closed Beta Test on December 10, 2013. On the official page there is a Closed Beta Key Giveaway so if you want to take part in this testing phase, go and grab one (at the moment, there are still 500+ keys available).
During PlayStation Awards 2013 that took place in Tokyo, Japan earlier this week, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn received the Special Award, a prize awarded for originality, performance and influence.
NcSoft announced that Valiance, the latest chapter from Lineage 2 will hit the live servers on December 11, 2013.
In Part I we showed you how to gather and process resources, while in Part II we revealed some details about the Map Nodes and Enchanting System. Now let’s see how Trading (Market, Transporting and Auction House) looks like in Black Desert.
Last month we told you about a Hearthstone Chinese Rip-off that attracted everyone’s attention for being “mobile ready”. Things are getting more interesting as the Chinese publisher The9 gets involved.
After learning about the tools needed for gathering, the several types of resources, and the processing system in Black Desert – A look at the economy Part I, it’s time to take a closer look at the Map Nodes and the Enchanting System.
Previously dated for December 2015, Warcraft Movie, based on World of Warcraft universe will be delayed by three months. On a recent tweet Blizzard announced that: “Release date for Warcraft from Legendary Pictures released by UniversalPics is moving from December 18, 2015 to March 11, 2016.”
While most people tend to focus on the combat aspects of a game, most MMORPGs have a big economic aspect to gameplay aswell. I for one think that a good MMORPG must have a good ingame economy, and in fact it is what eventually makes or break PvP (and I mean PvP as a whole, not just the random combat encounter where you must kill each other). Hence why I will here expose my knowledge of how the in game Economy of Black Desert works. Expect in depth (relatively speaking) analysis of the current features.
Guild Wars 2: Fractured is going to hit the live servers today. ArenaNet will introduce a variety of improvements to the Fractals of the Mists by reworking the way Agony Resistance works on items, adding a new Fractals of the Mists Leaderboard and changing the fractals difficulty curve.
MMOGAsia announced that they are going to launch the first English version for the free-to-play, RTS-MMO, Kingdom Under Fire II for Malaysia and Singapore. “We are proud to add Kingdom Under Fire II to our portfolio and believe it has huge potential to become one of our most played games. Kingdom Under Fire II boast incredibly rich graphics and a spectacular gameplay experience combining 3 elements of gameplay in one game. Action, Adventure (RPG) and Strategy or so called AMMORTS-RPG (Action Massively Multiplayer Online Real Time Strategy-Role Playing Game)” says William Chan, CEO of MMOGAsia
NCSoft recently published a Teaser Trailer and two Skill Gameplay videos for the Ertheia (or Arteia), a new race that is expected to hit the NA/EU live servers next year, as part of Lineage 2’s 10th Anniversary celebration. It seems like a new chronicle, Epic Tale of Aden, is coming to Lineage 2 KR on November 27, 2013 with the first chapter called Strangers from another Dimension.
After a failed Kickstarter, Trials of Ascension will live to fight another day. With just 12 days left and only 11% founding, developers decided to cancel the Kickstarter, but will continue developing the sandbox you’ve all been waiting for. After reviewing the current MMO market and all the payment models out there, they decided to change their business model from F2P (free to play) to a B2P (buy to play) model with a few small twists.
Another important game that was showcased at GStar 2013 was BlueSide’s latest title, Kingdom Under Fire II. Below you will find the Kingdom Under Fire II English Trailer and a 3 players Co-op mission called Shining Spring.
During GStar 2013 IMC Games showed two of their projects: Tree of Savior (many fans named this game the sequel of Ragnarok Online) and WolfKnights Online. Kim Hakkyu and other developers said that WolfKnights Online will be a “season-based MMORPG” where you can “experience the fun of MMORPG in 2 hours”.
As we reported previously, on GStar 2013 Daum brought 50 gaming stations to hold the first Black Desert Arena Tournament and test the latest feature added, Coliseum. From the Korean live broadcasting on Afreeca TV we bring you 10 minutes of 4 vs. 4 action.