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Lord of the Rings Online anniversary gifts announced

I had no idea that Lord of the Rings Online was five years old but its anniversary is fast approaching and so is a big old party for you Middle Earth dwellers to enjoy. Oh, and free loot, which is the best kind of loot. The anniversary fest...   read

 
 
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PAX: Hands on with TERA's Twilight Valley

TERA is going to be out soon; May 1st, to be exact. The game will feature action-based combat instead of the usual die-roll system used by most MMOs. I'm all for an MMO that uses engaging combat and tries to do something different. At PAX t...   read

 
 
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First chaotic footage of MMO shooter Defiance

At PAX East, the first gameplay footage of Trion Worlds' Defiance was unveiled. This game is notable for two reasons, the first being that it's a massively multiplayer online shooter for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. The novelty continu...   read

 
 
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MMO in my RTS?! New C&C Tiberium Alliances trailer

Continuing to add to their growing collection of free-to-play titles, EA studio Phenomic released a new trailer along with some screenshots for Command and Conquer Tiberium Alliances. Command and Conquer Tiberium Alliances combines th...   read

 
 
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Guild Wars 2 Collector's Ed., pre-purchase offer detailed

Fans eager to toss a wad of cash NCsoft's way for Guild Wars 2 will want to hear about the publisher's pre-purchase plan -- it grants access to all beta weekend events, a three-day head start at launch, and an exclusive in-game Hero's Band ...   read

 
 
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Rise of the Dragonian Era: Jump on a dragon on March 9

Rise of the Dragonian Era -- the free-to-play MMO featuring aerial combat and dragon breeding -- is set to launch on March 9. With competitive weekly wars, castle sieges, dragon battles and mounted combat RODE looks like it will have plenty...   read

 
 
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Wakfu open beta gets a new zone, still looks beautiful

Prior to playing Wakfu, I had no knowledge of the "World of Twelve" or its inhabitants. However, after playing the game and taking in the art style, I am in love with its environment. This game is beautiful, and some new screenshots from Mt...   read

 
 
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Funcom shares the secrets of the Illuminati this week

It seems the gears of Funcom's PR machine are turning for it's next MMO project The Secret World. They have devoted this week to shedding some light on The Secret World's resident puppet-masters and occult-yuppies, the Illuminati. The Illum...   read

 
 
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Command & Conquer goes F2P MMO with Tiberium Alliances

Up next for Electronic Arts Phenomic, the studio behind BattleForge and SpellForce, is a free-to-play MMO take on Command & Conquer. It was only a matter of time. In a less obvious move, C&C Tiberium Alliances will be playable on m...   read

 
 
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Death of a Statesman: New City of Heroes content

NCsoft has some good news and bad news for long time players of City of Heroes. This coming January will mark the fifth part of the Signature Story Arc and the end of an era in Death of the Statesman. As the name suggests, the content will ...   read

 
 
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New expansion hitting Drakensang Online before Christmas

Just after going into open beta in August, Bigpoint's Drakensang Online will be receiving a major content update just in time for the holidays. This update to the game will be its NORLANDE expansion, which introduces a number of new quests ...   read

 
 
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New screenshots for LOTRO: The Prince of Rohan

The updates keep coming for the Lord of the Rings Online in 2011. On December 12, users will get a chance to play a new update entitled "The Prince of Rohan." This follows just a few months after the Rise of Isengard which launched in Septe...   read

 
 
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EverQuest II changing free-to-play in December, expansion

Hot on the heels of its 7th anniversary, EverQuest II has announced that it will be making changes to the way it handles free-to-play this December. According to producer Dave "SmokeJumper" Georgeson, "We believe the key to meeting you...   read

 
 
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New Secret World screenshots are not a secret

FunCom has released some more screenshots of The Secret World. There are some action shots of people kicking butt, and some still shots of people, who can probably kick butt, looking all serious and angry. It is also still possible to sign ...   read

 
 
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NYCC: Check out browser-based MMO Transformers Universe

Jagex, the Cambridge, UK-based studio behind such browser-based games as RuneScape, is bringing the metal-on-metal war of Transformers to web browsers with an upcoming free-to-play MMO, Transformers Universe. Last night, I attended a Hasbro...   read

 
 
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Impressions: Rusty Hearts open beta

It's been a little while since we last talked about Perfect World's free-to-play MMO beat-'em-up/hack-'n-slash game Rusty Hearts. Now though, a couple of months later, it's been released in an open beta format, but has it kept on the same t...   read

 
 
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Take a look at Dragon Quest X's new beasts and classes

Writing that headline made me want to create a game called Beasts and Classes: Beat some Asses!, where you play as a human-type teacher who has to discipline-spank different Pokemon-like students, the ones who didn't do their homework ...   read

 
 
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Hunt The Thing is an MMO based on, yep, you guessed it

This is one of those announcements that's simply too out of left field not to post. Partnering with Universal Pictures, NEVERDIE Studios has made a free, "movie-length" massively multiplayer online game based on the impending The Thing preq...   read

 
 
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Nostalgia: Runscape Classic opens for one last time

RuneScape was always a game that I heard loads about, but never actually got into myself. The early 2000s were a time before I truly got to discover the wondrous medium that was PC gaming. Also being poor and not actually being ab...   read

 
 
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New PlanetSide 2 screenshots and concept art

People in space shooting each other. Do I really need to say anything else? PlanetSide 2 is an open-world, massively multiplayer, first-person shooter (we need a catchy acronym for that) from Sony Online Entertainment. Sony just released so...   read

 
 
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More of The Secret World revealed in these screenshots

Hot on the heels of yesterday's brand new trailer, Electronic Arts has put out a batch of new screenshots for Funcom's upcoming MMO The Secret World. Along with the announcement of a release date in April 2012 and some upcoming betas, I'd s...   read

 
 
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Carbine Studios and NCsoft announce WildStar

The massively multiplayer online game that Carbine Studios and NCsoft have been teasing these past few weeks was unveiled at gamescom. And we have a bunch of images to prove it! It's called WildStar. Set on the good old "edge of known space...   read

 
 
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New monster play screens for Lord of the Rings Online

The newest expansion for Lord of the Rings Online, Rise of Isengard, has some fancy new screenshots showing off visual upgrades to monster play, the game's version of PvP. PvMP (player vs monster player) pits the lighter races  against...   read

 
 
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