Free Realms

PC / RPG / Release: Apr 29, 2009 / ESRB: E10+

Free Realms, Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures, Vanguard: Saga of Heroes, and Wizardry Online to end

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 24, 2014 2:30pm PST

Online games eventually come to an end. For a number of Sony Online Entertainment's games, that time is sooner than later. Four games will be "sunset," so that the company can "refocus our resources on other areas in the best interest of our company and player community."


SOE 'Player Studio' to add item creation and sales to EverQuest, FreeRealms, more

By Steve Watts, Sep 06, 2012 12:30pm PDT

SOE announced the "Player Studio" today, an item creation system that will let creators share in-game revenues for their items. It will debut with EverQuest and EverQuest II.


SOE Fan Faire renamed, set for October

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2012 4:45pm PDT

Sony Online Entertainment has renamed its yearly fan event to "SOE Live," and scheduled dates for October 18-21.


SOE 'Station Access' relaunched cheaper as 'All Access'

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 29, 2011 7:15am PDT

SOE's 'Station Access' subscription granting membership to multiple MMOs is relaunching as 'All Access,' with $10 knocked off the monthly price.


SOE details make-good rewards

By Steve Watts, May 13, 2011 1:30pm PDT

Sony has outlined the giveaways for the Sony Online Entertainment downtime, including double XP in EverQuest titles, free items in FreeRealms, a Slave-1 model in Star Wars Galaxies, and more.


Rumor: Massive layoffs at Sony Online Entertainment [Update]

By Alice O'Connor and Xav de Matos, Mar 31, 2011 6:15am PDT

As much as a third of Sony's MMO-making division has been laid off, according to rumours, and three studios may be outright closed.


Free Realms coming to PSN in March

By Steve Watts, Mar 11, 2011 12:45pm PST

Sony has announced that Free Realms will come to the PlayStation 3 on March 29. It's a free-to-play, mini-game based MMO with the option for membership or micro-transactions.


FreeRealms Launches for Mac

By Brian Leahy, Nov 03, 2010 1:20pm PDT

Sony's free-to-play, micro-transaction supported online game FreeRealms is now available for the Mac. The port has been handled by TransGaming and...


Free Realms Headed to Mac This Fall, Already Boasts Over 14 Million Registered PC Players

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 06, 2010 3:00pm PDT

Sony Online Entertainment has announced that it's partnering with TransGaming to bring its free-to-play MMO, Free Realms, to Mac this fall....


"I don't understand this devs excitement about the integrated mac/PC experience. Don't mac WOW ..."

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Sony Launches Free MMO Free Realms

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 29, 2009 10:07am PDT

Sony Online has now launched Free Realms on PC, a free-to-play MMO bristling with surprisingly fun minigames, aimed at teenagers--oldies are still welcome, of course. Free Realms's minigames are divided by pr


"Why is a talking squirrel with a blue mohawk trying to advertise the game to me"

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Casual MMO FreeRealms Coming to PlayStation 3, Mixes Social Networking and MMO Gameplay

By Chris Faylor, Aug 20, 2008 10:59am PDT

Along with DC Universe Online and The Agency, Sony Online Entertainment has revealed plans for its third PlayStation 3 MMO, FreeRealms....


"So is this just a glorified chatroom like Second Life where the devs leave it up to the ..."

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