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Xbox Live Gold Members Get Free Week Of Elder Scrolls Online

That headline is a mouthful. Starting March 22, Xbox Live Gold members can download and play The Elder Scrolls Online for free for one week. The free week begins at 7a.m. UK time (about 3a.m. EST) and you may want to start the download before you go in to work/school, as the game rings in […]

Minecraft PvP Feud Results in 24,000 Bomb Threats Against 400 UK Schools

Sky News reports this week that hundreds of UK schools had to evacuate in response to 24,000 emails sent out carrying fake bomb threats, due to an apparent feud between Minecraft communities. As reported by Alexander Martin, Sky News was able to get in touch with one of the perpetrators who had deliberately falsified the […]

Make Your Own Paragon: Epic Releases Paragon Assets

All of those internet-savvy armchair developers can finally have their day in the sun, as Epic Games announced that they will release all assets related to Paragon, for free. Assets include 20 characters with their skins, voice overs, animations, as well as over 1,500 environment components from the ill-fated Paragon MOBA. And that’s not all, […]

[Video] Funcom Reminisces On 25 Years

Funcom turns the big twenty five this year, and that means it’s about time for a montage. It’s hard to believe that Funcom got its start way back in 1993, but the developer that we all know from Anarchy Online actually got its start developing licensed and original titles for the Sega Mega Drive (Genesis […]

Level In TERA, Unlock Another Character Slot

TERA’s latest class is here, the male brawler, and they’re giving people a reason to log back in and give him a chance. The male brawler carries the same fighting capabilities as his female counterpart. To mark the occasion, En Masse Entertainment is hosting a series of events. Log in between March 13 and 20 […]

The Story Continues: Funcom Announces Secret World Legends Expansion

The secret world of The Secret World just got bigger as Funcom today announced the first story expansion since the game went free to play last year. Continuing the main story, Dawn of the Morninglight leads players to investigate the faction of the same name. The Morninglight began in The Secret World’s story as seemingly […]

H1Z1 Goes Free To Play Following Population Drop

In the past four years, H1Z1 has been announced, launched into early access, promised as a free to play title, converted into a pay to play game, split into two products, rebranded, and now Daybreak Game Company is going back on its original decision to go back on its decision to launch the game as […]

Guild Wars 2 Launches Season 4 Episode 2: A Bug in the System

Today marks the launch date of the latest Guild Wars 2 Living World Episode: A Bug in the System. In this episode, the Commander continues his search to find the source of and shut down the attacks on Tyria by Palawa Joko’s minions. In order to save the world once again, the Commander must infiltrate […]

RuneScape Slams Clue Scroll Exploiters With Banhammer

Jagex has dropped the banhammer hard on six accounts found to be exploiting a bug in this past week’s clue scroll overhaul. Jagex posted on the RuneScape Subreddit to note that while six accounts were banned for utilizing the exploit, more than 50 other accounts were banned for attempting to trade said exploited goods for […]

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