XSEED rebranded as Marvelous USA after acquiring Atlus Online

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XSEED Games announced today that it has acquired Atlus Online from Index Digital Media. With the addition of browser-based games like BattleSpace and Knights of the Sky, XSEED also has two MMORPG titles, Pandora Saga and Shin Megami Tensei, added to their library of games. They also now plan on adding a larger focus on mobile and online gaming.     Because … Continue reading

Guild Wars 2 Flame and Frost Part 3 patch coming today

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Patch day is always an exciting thing in MMO titles, and Guild Wars 2 is no exception. This afternoon will be seeing the release of the third chapter in the ongoing storyline of Flame and Frost, The Razing. The dredge and Flame Legion are growing more powerful, establishing spy settlements … Continue reading

FFXIV A Realm Reborn beta signups are live

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With the imminent release of the reboot for Final Fantasy XIV around the corner, Square Enix has finally opened up beta sign-ups for all those who wish to take part. Fellow North American gamers can access their region’s sign-up page here, while our European comrades can fill their respective form … Continue reading

The best MMORPG of the year gets the worst trailer

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[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o4R5Q0ZOTa8[/youtube] In the vein of abysmal trailers for video games, there have been some pretty big bombs. I can’t be the only one still having nightmares over the crying baby doll from Sony a few years back. Sadly, some of these affect even the best games out there, and Guild … Continue reading

Runes of Magic Chapter V going live tomorrow

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Frogster is getting ready to unleash the dwarves on the populace of Runes of Magic, and preparations to implement Chapter V: Fires of Shadowforge are currently underway. Game servers have just been taken down, and will be back up at 4 am tomorrow when the patch goes live. Chapter V … Continue reading

Star Wars: The Old Republic Friends Trial

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For a limited time players who have an active Star Wars: The Old Republic account will be able to invite up to three of their friends to explore the galaxy far, far away. BioWare and LucasArts‘ Star Wars: The Old Republic Friends Trial allows players to invite their friends to … Continue reading

WANTED: Testers for Star Wars: The Old Republic Update 1.2

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Got some fantastic news for you Star Wars: The Old Republic players! Update 1.2 will be hitting the public test server soon and BioWare are looking for testers for this much anticipated patch. This next big update will feature a brand new Flashpoint, Operation, and Warzone for players to go in with blasters … Continue reading

The Old Republic: Collector’s Edition Unboxing Video, Plus Full List

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During the weekend of BlizzCon 2011, BioWare decided to give its fans a look into exactly what their $140 + Tax will be getting them for their Collector’s Editions of The Old Republic (PC ONLY). Having ordered a couple myself, I was extremely excited to find out exactly what I … Continue reading

Gameforge’s Star Trek: Infinite Space E3 Preview

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Whether you consider yourself a Trekkie or Trekker, Gameforge has something special coming this Fall to Star Trek fans by the name of Star Trek: Infinite Space, a free-to-play browser based MMORPG. There will be absolutely no download necessary in order to play in this client-based game which utilizes Unity … Continue reading

‘Prepare for Love’ with Lucent Heart Beta Sneak Peek

Gamania has announced that Lucent Heart will have a beta sneak peek called “Prepare for Love”. It will allow players to play online from February 10th to the 14th. Players can participate in special date dungeons, fun relationship building activities, or questing throughout Acadia. Also a bonus, Gamania will be … Continue reading

Flashpoints in Star Wars: The Old Republic

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BioWare has announced information on Flashpoints for the Star Wars: The Old Republic on their official website.  According to BioWare Flashpoints ‘takes a group of Imperial or Republic players through its own self-contained adventure, culminating in one of several outcomes based on player choices’.  In the video below the Flashpoint … Continue reading