City of Heroes

PC / RPG / Release: Apr 27, 2004 / ESRB: T

NCsoft Reveals City of Heroes In-game Ad Deal

By Aaron Linde, Apr 03, 2008 12:20pm PDT

MMO developer NCsoft today announced a new partnership with Double Fusion to supply in-game advertising for City of Heroes, releasing several...


"Nice way of trying out ads and in a context that isn't too unbeliveable. +the opt-out option ..."

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NCsoft Acquires City of Heroes IP, Opens New Studio, Plans 'Major Reinvestment' in City of Heroes

By Chris Faylor, Nov 06, 2007 1:23pm PST

MMO publisher NCsoft has obtained complete ownership of the City of Heroes intellectual property for an undisclosed sum and is opening a new...


"This is encouraging and should bode well for the players and future of CoX. If you haven't ..."

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City of Heroes Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 14, 2007 3:15am PDT

A City of Heroes / Villains community Q&A can be found at WarCry. Art director Jay Doherty answers reader questions about costumes in the game.


City of Heroes Moves to Hollywood

By Nick Breckon, Jun 07, 2007 9:48am PDT

How do you keep a successful genre booming with a finite amount of comic book material? License a franchise that is based on the creation of thousands of characters.


"So does COH/V PVP still suck? I played not long after they implemented it and it was really ..."

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Cryptic Animation Tool Released

By Chris Faylor, May 11, 2007 7:54am PDT

Independent developer Cryptic Studios, the company behind MMOs such as City of Heroes (PC) and the upcoming Marvel Universe Online (X360, PC), has...


"I would imagine they are very reluctant to oepn up player-generated content to the official game ..."

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Crafting, Auction Houses Added to City of Heroes/Villains

By Maarten Goldstein, May 03, 2007 8:37am PDT

As expected, a new update is now available for City of Heroes / Villains that adds a crafting system to the game along with auction houses....


"Not a great idea. Me too, me too! content is not always the best."

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Crafting Coming To City of Heroes

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 30, 2007 9:48am PDT

According to this story on Eurogamer, an "Invention System" is coming to City of Heroes / Villains before too long (the release is said to be...


"How's the community for this game? I've always wanted to try it but I heard it was a major ..."

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Cryptic Studios Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 17, 2007 1:08pm PDT

There's a brief GDC interview with Jack Emmert of Crytic Studios on WarCry, chatting with the designer about City of Heroes / Villains.


"What's more interesting is their comments about their next (not Marvel) game and the art on ..."

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City of Heroes / Villains Impressions

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 12, 2007 6:16am PDT

Post-show GDC coverage continues on FiringSquad, where there are City Of Heroes/Villains Issue 9 impressions this morning. The article touches on...


"Am I the only one left on the Shack who cares about this game? :)"

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City of Heroes/Villains Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 13, 2007 7:00am PST

MMORPG has a new City of Heroes/Villains Q&A posted today, asking lead designer Mat Miller about the upcoming Issue 9 update for the two games....


"Oh man. I am diggin' those new bone wings... and the tech wings! I want it, I want it, I ..."

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City of Heroes/Villains Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 07, 2007 8:41am PST

The guys at the WarCry have posted a new City of Heroes/Villains Q&A. Lead designer Matt Miller is asked about plans for new lower level content,...


City of Villains/Heroes Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 29, 2006 12:25pm PST

Computer Games Online has posted a Q&A with Matt Miller, lead designer of City of Villains and Heroes. The questions focus on the new Issue 8...


City of Villains Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 30, 2006 1:18pm PST

MMORPG.com has posted a City of Villains Q&A sent out by publisher NCSoft. Lead designer Matt Miller talks about the game's one year anniversary,...


City of Villains/Heroes Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 12, 2006 7:29am PDT

There's a City of Villains/Heroes interview on Boomtown, asking Cryptic Studios designer Melissa Bianco about the super hero/villain MMORPG.


City of Villains/Heroes Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 07, 2006 11:06am PDT

TotalVideoGames has a City of Villains/Heroes Q&A posted, asking lead designer Matthew Miller about the two games and the upcoming Issue 8 update.