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Crimecraft Shutting Down August 31

Mayn Games has announced that Crimecraft: Gang Wars will shut down on August 31. Crimecraft launched in August 2009 with a box price, subscription fee, and in-game sponsored ads (in the form of billboards for Best Buy, Napster, etc) to boot. Barely two months out, and following financial woes at Vogster Entertainment, Crimecraft dropped the […]

Shroud of the Avatar Partners With Travian Games

Richard Garriot and Portalarium have announced a partnership with German developer/publisher Travian Games to bring Shroud of the Avatar worldwide. The partnership, announced today via press release, will bring the title to Europe, South America, Central America, the Middle East, and North Africa. “We were looking to for the best upcoming MMORPGs in our industry […]

LOTRO Delays Mordor Expansion

As it turns out, one does not simply launch Mordor. To the surprise of very few, judging by the reaction on the Lord of the Rings Online forums, the announcement came yesterday that the Mordor expansion has been delayed due to a bug that could not be fixed prior to today’s planned launch. As a […]

ArcheAge Plans More Server Mergers

Trion Worlds has announced that more server mergers are coming to ArcheAge, with twelve servers being merged into four across North America and Europe. As is usual with ArcheAge server mergers, rather than merging into an existing server, ArcheAge merges two or more existing servers into fresh new servers. Instead of players on the merging […]

Overwatch Promises More Bans For Bad Behavior

Blizzard wants you to know that they are completely committed to dealing with toxic behavior in Overwatch. Effective immediately, offending players will begin receiving harsher punishments for cheating, griefing, trolling, spam, and match disruption (intentional AFK). Exactly how strict Blizzard’s punishments will be will need to be seen. We know that making Overwatch a truly […]

FFXIV Showcases Update 4.05 and Subscription Bonus

Final Fantasy XIV has launched patch 4.05, introducing a new dungeon in the form of the Lost Canals of Uznair. Hardy adventurers will be able to get their hands on new equipment and the new Allagan Tombstones of Creation. The Lost Canals of Uznair, a special instance similar to the Aquapolis, can be accessed after […]

Black Cat Joins Marvel Heroes Omega PS4/Xbox One

Black Cat has joined the roster on Marvel Heroes for PS4/Xbox. You’ll be able to pick up the Black Cat pack starting today as a timed exclusive purchase on both console stores, a $20 pack that instantly unlocks 1 bonus costume, 2 marvelous loot boxes, and 2 bonus experience boosts. Players in Europe will be […]

VIP Account Status Comes To Marvel Heroes Omega

Gazillion Entertainment has more surprises in store for Marvel Heroes Omega players on PS4 and Xbox One. In addition to today’s announcement of Black Cat coming to both systems soon, Gazillion rolled out VIP account status, a one time unlock for players who either purchase cash shop currency or buy one of the founder’s packs […]

Spiderman Event Hits Marvel Heroes Omega on Consoles

Following its June launch, Gazillion Entertainment has released the first in-game event for Marvel Heroes Omega. Themed after the new Spiderman Homecoming film, the event takes players to the Daily Bugle building where they will square off against the Vulture and the Sinister Six. In addition to the event, Gazillion also announced that Black Cat […]

Marvel Heroes Deploys Red Venom (AKA Carnage) on PC

The latest hero* has joined the ranks in Marvel Heroes. Carnage, or Red Venom as the community has taken to calling him, is a hero. Sort of. He’s working with the good guys, at least. You can check out Carnage, as with any hero, by testing him out up to level 10. If you want […]