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Star Vault Q3 Report Shows Revenue Growth


Star Vault has released their Q3 2014 finances, and the results are slightly positive. The first quarter brought a dramatic shift in both sales and profit, and while operations have returned to normal the current quarter showed a small increase in profits over the previous. Net sales for the third quarter amounted to $72 thousand over […]

Funcom Q3 2014 Financials


Funcom has released their third quarter finances for 2014 and the results are decidedly negative. Revenues for the quarter decreased from $3.1 million last quarter to $2.6 million this quarter. Funcom’s main source of revenue last quarter derived from the cash-positive operations of Age of Conan and The Secret World, while revenue overall fell due to […]

Elite: Dangerous Limited Refunds For Offline Removal


Following the news that offline mode would be nixed from Elite: Dangerous, Frontier Developments has begun offering limited refunds to customers. In order to be eligible for a refund, however, you can not have participated in any of the alpha or beta phases. Those who have already been playing the game online in the Alpha […]

World of Warcraft is Dead: Subscriptions Top 10 Million


World of Warcraft is dead, and it seems like the only people unaware of this are Blizzard and the ten million people currently subscribed. In their latest announcement, Blizzard revealed that Warlords of Draenor has pushed 3.3 million copies and that the game’s subscriber number has breached 10 million. Blizzard Entertainment today announced that as […]

Pantheon Jumps On Patreon Wagon


When you think about it, it was only a matter of time before video games started popping up on Patreon. Having unsuccessfully attempted a Kickstarter campaign followed up with a bid for private funding which resulted in the development team laid off and replaced by volunteers, Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen is now looking for […]

Elite: Dangerous Nixes Offline Mode


Frontier Developments has officially cancelled the promised offline mode for its MMO space shooter, Elite: Dangerous, just a month before launch. While the feature was originally promised in the game’s Kickstarter campaign, CEO David Braben commented in the latest newsletter that technical restraints would have resulted in an inferior experience for offline players: A fully offline experience […]

Marvel Heroes Adds In New Game Mode


Gazillion Entertainment has released the latest patch for Marvel Heroes, bringing with it the new Industry City Patrol game mode. Madness has erupted in Industry City! Industry City Patrol is recruiting Heroes level 12 and higher to join the continually runningfight against evil. Located on the industrial waterfront section of Brooklyn, New York City, Industry […]

Snail Games Legal Double Feature


Snail Games is the subject of legal action on two fronts, so for the sake of brevity let’s talk about both of them in one article, shall we? The first, former executive of Snail Games David Runyan is seeking damages from his employer alleging unlawful dismissal and racial discrimination. Runyan’s lawsuit specifically targets Snail Games […]

Raptr’s Top October List


Raptr has released their top played list for October 2014, and the list is hardly surprising. ArcheAge remains popular, rising to the fifth place with World of Warcraft taking its natural spot below League of Legends in preparation for this month’s launch of Warlords of Draenor. The Old Republic rose three ranks, outdoing Final Fantasy […]

Wildstar Cheaters Given 24 Hours To Confess


A recently discovered gold exploit is in the process of being patched out of Wildstar, and in the meantime players are being put on notice. Carbine Studios knows who you are and what you’ve done, but you may not be completely out of luck. We are aware of the gold exploit feedback that has been circulating […]