Posts Tagged ‘Wizardry Online’

Week In Review: Sony Offline Entertainment

I’ve discovered a newfound love for Ultima Forever. Once you carve out the ridiculous cash shop mechanics, get rid of gear degradation, and drop gold keys like they’re candy, the game is a lot of fun to play. It’s almost disappointing that Electronic Arts will be shutting down Ultima Forever on August 29th, but it’s […]

Wizardry Online Compensates For Issues

Wizardry Online is live and, for some at least, kicking. For others, however, their experience has been hampered by technical issues. Sony Online Entertainment has posted a notice that players will be compensated for downtime. At SOE, we strive to provide the best possible service at all times. Our engineers have been working tirelessly to […]

Wizardry Online Pulled From Steam To Address Issues

Wizardry Online has officially launched, and the problems appear to be stacking against Sony Online Entertainment. Players are reporting issues including being unable to create characters, rampant server instability, a mass of gold farmer spam in chat, disconnections and other bugs resulting in item loss and permanent death, and more. While Sony runs around performing […]

Sony Online Entertainment Advises Reinstalling Wizardry Online

Wizardry Online is live and kicking. The hardcore free to play MMO launched today under Sony Online Entertainment, who issued a news piece advising players who participated in beta. For the sake of reducing complications between the beta client and the live client, SOE has advised that players uninstall any beta versions before launching the […]

Wizardry Online Launching January 16th

Boy how the time flies. It seems like only yesterday that we were talking about Wizardry Online being a blip on the horizon and now the game is in open beta and preparing for launch. In an email sent out to beta members and SOE members alike, Sony Online Entertainment has announced that the beta […]

Sign Up For Wizardry Online Beta

Wizardry Online marks a noted change in direction at Sony Online Entertainment. Produced by Gamepot and reportedly 30 years in the making, Wizardry Online bills itself as a hardcore MMO with little in the way of patience or sympathy for its players. As the website describes it: With the risk of permadeath always looming, players […]

Sony Online Entertainment Picking Up Wizardry Online

Did you ever think you’d hear the words “hardcore,” “permadeath” and “Sony Online Entertainment” in the same sentence? Hold on to your boot straps, folks, you’re in for a wild ride. Gamepot is developing Wizardry Online, a hardcore MMO featuring no less than permadeath, non-instanced dungeons, friendly fire, and player killing. What more, Gamepot is […]