Archive for the ‘Fantasy’ Category

Final Fantasy XIV First Expansion Coming

Square Enix has announced the first expansion pack for Final Fantasy XIV, set for release in 2015. Dubbed Heavensward, and good luck pronouncing that, the expansion focuses on the city-state of Ishgard, and introduces a new race, new classes, new primals, and new high level content. Players will also have plenty to grind for, with […]

City of Steam Merging US Servers

City of Steam developer Mechanist Games has announced that the three US servers will be merged into one, bringing gamers together and dealing with waning populations. The merger is set to take place on October 21st and is expected to require four to five hours of downtime. Players from servers 2 and 3 will receive […]

Ultima Online Welcomes Back Players

Ultima Online officially becomes old enough to get its driving license this year, and the folks at Broadsword have decided to celebrate by running a Return to BBritanniaCampaign. For the entire month of October, everyone will be able to log in and play free of charge. Players are encouraged to check out the new vice vs […]

Wildstar Abandons Monthly Content Updates

Carbine Studios has announced that Wildstar will be abandoning its monthly update promise and instead releasing content updates every few months. In an interview at Gamescom, Senior Game Designer Megan Starks commented that the change in policy is to allow the game’s developers time to ensure quality rather than working against a hard deadline. Wildstar’s […]

RuneScape Temporarily Alters Death Mechanics

If you haven’t heard, RuneScape is currently under intermittent attacks by an outside party. Given that dying in both versions will result in losing items, players are understandably demanding action by Jagex to protect players while still allowing them to play as much as possible. For the duration of these attacks, Jagex has altered their death […]

RuneScape Hammered By Service Attacks

Jagex has put out a warning for players to avoid high risk content as the servers for both RuneScape and Old School are currently being disrupted by an ongoing targeted attack. More news is to come and Jagex has not ruled out the possibility of a rollback. As you may be aware, we’re currently experiencing […]

Darkfall Quests Coming In Autumn

Aventurine has announced today that quests are coming to Darkfall Unholy Wars this Autumn. The first batch of quests will cater to new and old players, with availability varying from right in your face to obscure and more difficult to find. Quests are designed to be open-ended journeys that integrate players with recent and ancient […]

Rusty Hearts Shutting Down

Perfect World Entertainment has announced that Rusty Hearts will be closing down on September 15th. Starting today, August 4th, it will no longer be possible to download Rusty Hearts and players will be unable to transfer Zen to their characters. Players who have been active during the past thirty days will find any Zen they […]

Become Dragonborn in Neverwinter

Neverwinter’s Module 4: Tyranny of the Dragons is set to launch on August 14th, but Perfect World Entertainment has been filling that time by slowly revealing what is to come. We learned last week that the next class to be released is the Scourge Warlock. In a news post released today, Neverwinter has revealed that […]

Eldevin Patch 1.17 Introduces Mounts

Hunted Cow Studios has released the latest patch for Eldevin, introducing player-ridden mounts. Patch 1.17 deployed today and includes twelve new mounts for players to collect through crafting, gold, Eldevin points, drops, and as achievement rewards. Update 1.17 features 12 new mounts that can be obtained in a variety of ways. Players can start collecting […]