Saturday, February 22, 2014

Tag Archives: MMO

Blizzard’s Titan probably won’t be subscription-based anymore


Blizzard changed Titan’s direction, as was made known during a call reporting Activision Blizzard’s second quarter 2013 earnings yesterday. Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime said that Titan is “unlikely to be a subscription-based MMORPG”. Blizzard’s CEO later noted the team is “in the process of selecting a new direction for the project and re-envisioning what we want the project to be” ... Read More »

World of Warcraft’s subscriber base hits new low


Activision Blizzard announced World of Warcraft currently has 7.7 million subscribers, lower by 600.000 than last quarter’s 8.3 million people. Three months were enough to lose another 600.000 subscribers, having the game hit its lowest numbers since before the launch of the first expansion, The Burning Crusade, back in 2007. With the release of Mists of Pandaria, the game boasted ... Read More »

Tauntaun mounts coming to The Old Republic


A little under the radar, we found out that Star Wars: The Old Republic, BioWare’s acclaimed MMO, will be getting Tauntaun mounts, the first animal mounts in the game. Along with it, 3 new PvP arenas will join the game with Game Update 2.4, which is planned to launch in late August, as 2.3 is launching in a couple of ... Read More »

The War Z Announced for PC

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I’m sure most of you have heard of the mod Day Z for army-simulation game ArmA II, ever since its release back in April thousands of gamers have flocked to play this realistic take on living in the zombie apocalypse. The War Z plans to take the concepts introduced in Day Z and expand them to even larger scales. Read More »

Quenchables: The Old Republic May Go Free-To-Play

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“The MMO market is very dynamic and we need to be dynamic as well. Unless people are happy with what they have, they are constantly demanding updates, new modes and situations. So we are looking at free-to-play but I can’t tell you in much detail. We have to be flexible and adapt to what is going on. – SWTOR’s lead ... Read More »