Lords of the Dead

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[​IMG] The MMO genre is in a strange and uncertain place right now — but also one that is quietly thrilling. We’ve long passed the days where studios were pumping out World of Warcraft retreads in the hopes of hitting the same formula that made Blizzard’s title so successful. We’ve seen some major projects fall by […] Continue reading...
The mobile, movable base is a nice system in theory, I really enjoy the ability to set up camp almost anywhere I need to do some cooking, take a nap and do some repairs. However I feel that the system was not implemented very well as it seems to mix the concept of a Mobile Camp and what should be a home base of operations. These are two distinct systems that have entirely different focuses. With that in mind, I wanted to take a stab at how I see that the C.A.M.P. should be. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Continue reading...
The latest edition of the Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen newsletter is out and about. As usual, it is packed with lots of fantastic information for fans of the game, including the news that the team is growing. As the team moves forward to Pre-Alpha 4, it is putting "the full Pantheon experience" in place including "all of the systems, animations, models, sounds, and effects one would expect to see in a modern game." [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Lord of the Rings Online players collaborated recently on a list of suggestions for fixes and features in the MMO, and Standing Stone Games responded to them in a fashion. The topics addressed included favoured chest pulls, high-level instance rewards, the legendary item rework, raids, new hobbies, and stat issues. Don’t get too excited over […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Massively Overpowered’s end-of-the-year 2018 awards continue today with our award for the MMO with the Best Business Model, which was awarded jointly to World of Warcraft and Final Fantasy XIV last year. This relatively new award is intended to recognize a live MMORPG of any age that has demonstrated an exemplary business model specifically in 2018, regardless […] Continue reading...
The LinkedIn profile of Nathan Richardsson indicates that he is now an Executive Producer on an unannounced project at Jagex. Specifically it states that he is working on: "An unannounced RuneScape Action Role Playing Game...and world domination, of course". So it seems that sooner or later, we'll all be seeing a new ARPG set in the world of RuneScape. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Continue reading...
While respeccing is great and allows people to make minor adjustments over time to their SPECIAL build to support the selection of Cards (Hand) they are using, I am left feeling like the system could be so much more. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Continue reading...
Grimden has officially launched into Vindictus and devs are celebrating with this brand new gameplay trailer. He has a number of abilities that make him a formidable fighter as he "annihilates anything or anyone that gets in his way. Grimden strikes swiftly and wages unpredictable attacks with elusive cloning abilities". [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Conan Exiles isn’t doing Christmas, but it is launching a new DLC. It’s called The Seekers of the Dawn, and it focuses on the eastern kingdom of Yamatai. This means you can expect katanas and yumi and the Yamatai building set for creating your very own Japanese flavored castle. Pets and armor and warpaint are […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Crowfall’s on a “fast track” to its first campaign, ArtCraft says. Getcher “it’s happening” gifs: “After a few weeks of testing, our final pre-alpha milestone (lovingly numbered ‘version 5.8’ and colloquially referred to as the ‘First Campaign Milestone’) is getting ever-closer to being a fully playable Throne War experience!” All right, so what the heck […] Continue reading...