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Review: Antihero

(Copy obtained from publisher) Mathilde can’t keep up. For every street urchin she sends to the Bastard’s Bath or Millstone to desperately scrape together some cash, my gang will find them and beat them back into hiding. Any thugs she uses to block the streets or gangs to route out my urchin children will be […]

Funcom Celebrates Traffic Surge, Plans Roadmap

This may come as little surprise to gamers, but Funcom today is celebrating the initial success for Secret World Legends, boasting that the game is at the highest player activity in years. “We are very encouraged by the initial success of Secret World Legends; it has been years since we last saw a surge in player activity […]

MU Legend Cracks Open Beta In September

MU Legend has announced its open beta will be coming in September. When the servers go live, players will be able to get their fix whether they speak English, French, German, Polish, Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese. Dennis Czybulka, COO at WEBZEN, commented: “The September MU Legend OBT launch for the global audience has been decided with two fundamental […]

Red5 Studios Gives 24 Hours Notice: Firefall To Shut Down

Red 5 Studios today unveiled the announcement that should surprise few: Firefall is finally closing down its servers. Firefall has been in limbo for a long time between the staff being laid off, server outages, and a total lack of development, at some point the game completely stopped functioning past a certain point with graphics […]

One Month Later: Battleborn’s Free Trial Doesn’t Retain Numbers

It’s been one month since Battleborn started its free trial, and while the game received an early boost it looks like most of those customers aren’t sticking around. While the game peaked out on Steam at 1,561 concurrent users, the last week has seen those numbers fall to an average of 417.9. The number is […]

Perfect World Entertainment: Zen Charge Bonus

Perfect World Entertainment has announced that beginning today and running through next Wednesday, players will be able to reload their Zen wallets and receive bonus coins. The bonus starts at 10% and goes up to 25% for the more expensive tiers. Unfortunately for console players, the sale only extends to those on PC. For more […]

Marvel Heroes Officially Launches on Console Today

Marvel Heroes is officially here! Of course I’m speaking about the official launch on Playstation and Xbox. While Playstation gamers have been taking part in the head start for a little while now, Xbox users will finally get a chance to take part in the Diablo-esque Marvel brawler. Marvel Heroes can be downloaded for free […]

Mabinogi Duel Crosses With Guilty Gear

Nexon today announced that it is collaborating with Arc System Works to incorporate its popular Guilty Gear franchise into the trading card game, Mabinogi Duel. Based on the MMO, Mabinogi Duel is available on both iOS and Android devices, with players battling each other from all over the world using decks of cards inspired by […]

Marvel Heroes Omega: Better Loot, More Costumes, Less Choice

Big changes are coming to Marvel Heroes Omega with how the game treats drops. According to an announcement revealed this week, Gazillion plans on taking the loot box and making it more substantive. For starters, while previously the boxes could only be obtained via the cash shop, they will now be granted at specific character […]