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Hero shooter Gigantic set to close down in July

Gigantic is not long for this world. The Xbox One and PC hero shooter will shut down on July 31, 2018. Leading up to the closure, every hero will be freely playable and the ability to purchase Rubies and Hero Packs has been switched off. "C...

 
 
 
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Perfect World has shut down Gigantic developer Motiga

Motiga, the developer behind free-to-play MOBA-like hero shooter Gigantic, will close its doors soon. Employees have confirmed that the entire studio is shuttering and that nearly all of the staff will be left without jobs. It's u...

 
 
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Turtle Rock's next game will be another cooperative shooter

Turtle Rock Studios has had quite the mixed history with cooperative shooters. As Valve South, it developed Left 4 Dead which was an undeniably huge success. And, once the studio went independent, it created Evolve, which more or less ...

 
 
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Gigantic hits open beta at last on Xbox One and Windows 10

Thanks in large part to its vibrant art direction, Gigantic was a real attention-grabber when it first hit the scene. But how many of you ever bothered to sign up for and play the beta? Y'know, I never did! That process is easier now as th...

 
 
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Neverwinter's Underdark expansion launches on November 17

Jeeze, it doesn’t seem five minutes since Perfect World released Strongholds, the last expansion to their pretty great MMO Neverwinter. Now they’re already preparing to release the next major expansion for the game, Underdark. ...

 
 
 
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Neverwinter: Strongholds might get me back into the game

On August 11, Perfect World will be releasing the latest expansion to their Dungeons & Dragons-based MMO Neverwinter, Strongholds. With its action-based combat, fantastic locations, and relatively simple mechanics, Neverwinter mana...

 
 
 
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We've got exclusive in-game items for Neverwinter!

[Update: Codes all gone! See ya next time!] Destructoid has teamed up with our friends at Perfect World to bring you some exclusive in-game content for Neverwinter! First up is the Rebel Mercenary Companion, pictured above. Normally a paid ...

 
 
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Here are 5,000 Beta Weekend 3 codes for Neverwinter!

[Update: Codes expired! Hope you had fun!] Destructoid has partnered with our friends at Perfect World to bring you 5,000 codes for this weekend's leg of the Neverwinter beta! Set in The Forgotten Realms campaign for Dungeons & Dragons,...

 
 
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Here are 2,000 beta codes for the D&D MMO Neverwinter!

[Update 2: We're giving away five more on Twitter this Saturday, March 9. After that, you'll have to wait for Beta Weekend 3!] [Update: They're gone! Boy, that was fast. Follow us on Twitter; we might get more!] Destructoid has partnered wi...

 
 
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Blacklight: Retribution just got itself a horde mode

Zombie Studios's free-to-play FPS Blacklight: Retribution just got some brand new free content in the form of a horde mode. Onslaught sees up to four players working together to fight off wave after wave of zombies. Players will also be ge...

 
 
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MAIET shows off St. Fhannel Monastery for RaiderZ

For all of you free to play MMO fans, Perfect World has decided to give players a closer look into one of RaiderZ' high-level instances, St. Fhannel Monastery. RaiderZ is an action-based RPG with a large focus on cooperation and quick...

 
 
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Torchlight II's OST will set you back all of $0

Looking forward to Torchlight II's release in a couple of days? How about the game's soundtrack, composed by Matt Uelmen of Diablo and Diablo II fame? Originally, the OST was released back in June in limited quantities, as Jayson Napolitano...

 
 
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Review: Blacklight: Retribution

When I first heard that Blacklight: Tango Down was getting a sequel, I was stunned. While the original game looked pretty, this particular reviewer found it incredibly tiresome and miserable to play. I was reluctant to tackle its free-to-pl...

 
 
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PAX: Perfect World's RaiderZ and Neverwinter MMO

This weekend I got a sneak peak at two MMORPGs that Perfect World is currently publishing – RaiderZ (MAIET Entertainment) and Neverwinter (Cryptic Studios). We started off with some RaiderZ (pronounced Raiders), a free-to-play monster...

 
 
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Preview: Going free-to-play with Blacklight: Retribution

Recently, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Zombie Studios creative head and lovely beard owner Jared Gerritzen to look at the new, free-to-play Blacklight game. When I say “Blacklight,” you might think of Jim’s les...

 
 
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Blacklight Retribution beta gets a new map/trailer

There are a lot of free-to-play FPS on the market. Seriously, there are tons. Like, you could throw a stone out into the wilds of the internet and odds are, if it doesn't hit porn, it'll hit a f2p shooter. Regardless, developer Zombie Stud...

 
 
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Perfect World is descending into new content

Perfect World International's universe is a little bigger now with their newest expansion Descent. The newest addition to the game will give more PVP options, add skills and territories to explore and offer new gear. In addition players wil...

 
 
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Love is in the air in Jade Dynasty and Rusty Hearts

With Valentine's Day (or Mass Effect 3 demo day, as I'm calling it*) almost 48 hours away, there's love in the air. If you're enjoying one of Perfect World's many online titles then you're going to find plenty to do for the next week. ...

 
 
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Star Trek Online turns 2, offers you the next Enterprise

Yeah, you read that right, nerds: The next starship Enterprise (registry code NCC-1701-F). Well, not the Enterprise itself, but an Odyssey-class Federation cruiser, the same model as the Enterprise-F. Players who show up at Star T...

 
 
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Rusty Hearts' Requiem hits this Valentines Day

I dabbled in Rusty Hearts during the Steam Christmas sale in my attempts to earn enough coal to actually win a prize and, while I wasn't completely blown away, I definitely enjoyed it. The beat-em-up combat was solid, and despite bein...

 
 
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Star Trek Online is now free and the Ferengi are dismayed

As of today, trekking through the stars has become considerably cheaper, it's free actually. Cryptic Studios' Star Trek Online has officially shifted to a free-to-play model. You can download it now from Steam or STO's website and get star...

 
 
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Jade Dynasty gets a new expansion

Legacy, the newest expansion to Perfect World Entertainment's  free-to-play martial arts MMO Jade Dynasty, is out today. Included in the expansion (which, along with the original game is free to play) are two new player classes, g...

 
 




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