Archive for the ‘Sandbox’ Category

Planetside 2 Automated Turrets Being Balanced


Sony Online Entertainment is currently planning on implementing automated turrets into Planetside 2, and is soliciting feedback via the forums and through an update set to hit the public test server in the next few weeks. Turrets will be stationary objects, likely only available to the engineer class, and the hope is to release them […]

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 […]

See Lifeless Stream This Weekend


(Editor’s note: This article would be a whole lot more helpful with a link to the Livestream. Here it is.) The zombie sandbox craze continues to live on, just like the zombies that inhabit the worlds. Rigid Studios is a Sweden-based independent developer looking to jump on board with their own spin on the genre, […]

SOE Devs Read Calm, Intelligent Tweets


Given that the internet is well known as a place of social interaction, it stands to reason that only the sociable of us would make use of its services. Sony Online Entertainment has celebrated this by posting a video where developers read calm, intelligent, well thought out tweets by players with a firm grasp of […]

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 […]

Virtual Stable Sells For $5600


Entropia Universe is well known here at MMO Fallout for its ridiculous sales of virtual estate for real money. Entropia Universe AB announced today that the MMORCE (Massively Multiplayer Online Real Cash Economy) game has successfully completed its first stable auction, and the results might just astound you. Over $58 thousand real dollars were spent […]

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 […]

RuneScape Releases First Expansion


Jaex has released the first part of the first expansion for RuneScape. Lost City of the Elves is set to release in three content chunks, the first being the quest Plague’s End, the largest quest to be added into the game and the conclusion of a quest series that began in 2002. The second and […]

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 […]

Elder Scrolls Online Now On Steam


Zenimax Studios has announced via Twitter that Elder Scrolls Online will be launching on Steam today (July 7th). Zenimax Online Studios will be at QuakeCon where they will give a presentation titled “The Future of The Elder Scrolls Online,” this Friday at 6pm EST. News alert! @steam_games is welcoming @TESOnline to its library today. More […]