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Grab Free Daily Veteran Bonus On Heroes & Generals

Heroes & Generals is celebrating Thanksgiving with a membership giveaway. All you have to do is log in each day between November 26th and November 29th to receive one free code every day for the duration of the event. Each code is good for twenty four hours of veteran membership, delivered via in-game mail and […]

Everquest Promises New Progression Server, Less Drama

Daybreak Game Company has announced that the next progression server for Everquest, Phinigel, will not allow multi-boxing. Set to launch on December 9th, Phinigel will follow a strict schedule of one expansion release every ninety days, with no voting on the player side or manipulation from Daybreak. In addition, raids will have an instanced mode […]

Jagex Talks: RuneScape Deadman Mode

The past year or so has shown RuneScape to be one of the oddest games I’ve ever had to cover here at MMO Fallout. While traditional MMOs branch out with expansion packs, often times altering their names to match the latest version, RuneScape is one of the first that I’ve seen to actively spin itself […]

RuneScape Deadman Mode Now Offers Health Insurance

The only guarantee in Deadman life is death and taxes, and I’m not so sure about the taxes. Today’s update to the hardcore PvP mode makes it possible to buy health insurance, the option to pay to keep your health from going below a certain level upon death. HP insurance is a one time, nonrefundable […]

Dragon’s Prophet Shutters In America

Dragon’s Prophet is no longer available for North American players, as Daybreak Game Company (formerly Sony Online Entertainment) has parted ways with developer Runewaker Entertainment. The shutdown was first announced last month with the notice that the game would continue operating as is in Europe and Asia as those regions are handled by different publishers. […]

Neverwinter Continues Astral Diamond Changes

Perfect World’s continuing efforts to make Astral Diamonds more readily available to players, while heading off bots and zen farmers, has been ongoing for the past few months dating back to the initial changes to the Gateway tool in July. Still, the game is in need of improvement. As Perfect World agrees, Astral Diamonds take far […]

DarkScape Drops Multiple Banks, Multiple Grand Exchanges

The whole point of experimenting is to test new ideas, and that means a high likelihood that those ideas will be scrapped as unusable for one reason or another. In DarkScape, today’s update marks the removal of the three separate bank and Grand Exchanges. In order to add danger to DarkScape, Jagex had separated the […]

Gamers Gather In Mourning of Paris Attacks

As the events in Paris continue to unfold, a number of gamers in Final Fantasy XIV and World of Warcraft have taken to setting up vigils in their respective games to honor the victims of the attack. Players in Final Fantasy have gathered in the amphitheater on the Balmung server to hold vigil, with several GM’s in […]

Deadman Adds Attack Priority, Separate Your Victims

Yesterday’s update to Old School brought in some much needed, and popularly requested, changes to Deadman Mode, the recently released hardcore game mode for RuneScape. Players can now opt to separate how the game prioritizes targets, making it possible to navigate crowded areas without accidentally attacking another player. The update will come in handy in […]

Trion Introduces $20 Early Access Pack, Bumps Existing Packages

If you’re looking to buy into Devilian but don’t want to shell out the minimum $50, Trion Worlds has a new package for you. Available as of yesterday, the base Devilian package now costs $20 and includes beta access, a two day head start, a corgi companion that comes with extra inventory slots, fifteen days […]