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Former Funcom Execs Sentenced To Prison Term In Fraud Investigation

While Kingdoms of Amalur may take the title of the game that Rhode Island paid for, The Secret World will go down as one of the few games to result in criminal convictions. We’ve been covering on and off the tribulations of Funcom’s former executives who have been under investigation since the launch of The […]

Neverwinter Hits 15 Million Players Across 3 Systems

Neverwinter has plenty of reasons to celebrate today as the MMO announces that it has reached 15 million customers across PC, Xbox, and Playstation. Perfect World Entertainment has released a video thanking the community, embedded below. Since its original launch in June 2013, Neverwinter has continued to receive expansions, bringing exciting and diverse content from […]

Elder Scrolls Online Is Cheaper Than Cheesecake This Weekend

Haven’t yet given in to the temptation to buy The Elder Scrolls Online? Now is the time, frugal PC gamer, as the game is available at a steep discount on the Humble Bundle Store. There are three packages up for sale, starting out at less than $10 for the basic package with the gold edition […]

Star Trek Escalation: Season 13 Hits PC

Star Trek Online has released Season 13, continuing the story related to the Tzenkethi that began earlier this year. The update continues the Tzenkethi storyline, introduces new class-specific gear, and makes improvements to the matchmaking system. Escalation also introduces War Games, where two teams of five players compete against each other for rewards. The Alliance […]

RuneScape’s First Expansion Hits June 5th

RuneScape is set to shake things up with the launch of Menaphos: The Golden City of June 5th. The update takes players to the lost city of Menaphos, an area first hinted at over a decade ago and finally opened to the public. Players won’t find themselves so easily welcomed by the citizens of Menaphos, […]

KingsIsle Wants Help Getting On Steam

KingsIsle, makers of popular MMOs including Wizard 101 and Pirate 101, have a new game coming out: EverClicker. If you can’t tell by the title, it is a clicker game. Effectively, KingsIsle wants to learn about the process of submitting and having a game put up on Steam, and EverClicker happens to be the guinea […]

Marvel Heroes Hits Playstation 4, Xbox One Coming Later

Marvel Heroes has officially hit ground on the Playstation 4, launching its closed beta for those who purchase founder’s packs available on the Playstation Store. Founders packs start at $19.99 for the Spiderman or Deadpool packs, and go up to $59.99 for the Avengers pack. Every founders pack comes with bonus G’s (cash shop currency), […]

The Exiled Makes Season 3 Free For All

Sandbox MMO The Exiled this week announced that Season 3 will be available for free, temporarily removing the seven day trial and allowing all players to play for the entirety of the month, regardless of if they’ve purchased the client. Seasons in The Exiled run for one month, after which progress is wiped and players […]

New Everquest Server Will Never Catch Up

Everquest pumps out progression servers on a pretty regular basis, but have you ever looked at them and wondered what life would be like if the community never voted to progress past Planes of Power, aka when the game stopped being good (your words, not mine). Well consider that thirst quenched, as Daybreak Game Company […]