Hellgate: London

PC / Action RPG / Release: Oct 31, 2007 / ESRB: M

Hellgate open beta begins Thursday

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 27, 2011 7:00am PDT

HanbitSoft's free-to-play revamp of Flagship's shooter MMO Hellgate: London will begin begin open beta testing in North America and Europe on June 30, which looks like it'll run for at least a month.


Hellgate free-to-play closed beta keys being distributed

By Xav de Matos, May 23, 2011 1:30pm PDT

T3 Entertainment has announced that beta keys for the upcoming closed beta of Hellgate's free-to-play MMO revival are now being distributed.


Hellgate F2P relaunch this year

By Alice O'Connor, May 19, 2011 6:10am PDT

The North American free-to-play relaunch of Flagship's ill-fated Hellgate: London is on track for this year, with a beta test in June.


Hellgate: London Returning to North America, Europe

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 18, 2010 11:05am PST

Flagship's ill-fated post-Apocalyptic MMORPG Hellgate: London will relaunch in North America, HanbitSoft announced today after securing the...


"Omfg. YESSS!! I can play Hellgate again!! :D We love you HanbitSoft!!!!!!"

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Why Hellgate: London Failed and How Developer Flagship Got Flagshipped

By Nick Breckon, Mar 26, 2009 10:15am PDT

"For all intents and purposes, everyone was flagshipped." "I'm sure some of you are familiar with that term," said former Flagship business...


Hellgate: London Going Free-to-Play in U.S.?

By Chris Faylor, Jan 26, 2009 11:10am PST

Troubled PC action-RPG Hellgate: London will soon be entirely free-to-play in Asia, Korean publisher HanbitSoft has confirmed, with the game's...


" It was free to play already except for those poor muthas that paid for the add on content. That ..."

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Hellgate: London Shutting Down in US Despite Upcoming Expansion

By Blake Ellison, Nov 04, 2008 9:40am PST

Despite the best efforts of Korean publisher HanbitSoft to save the now-defunct Flagship Studios' Hellgate: London (PC), Western rights holder...


"Hooray for IP law pissing all over the desires of consumers. It's dumb, but because Namco ..."

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Hellgate: London Expansion Coming, HanbitSoft to 'Continue Developing the World's Best Game'

By Chris Faylor, Nov 03, 2008 9:11am PST

Korean publisher HanbitSoft has revealed that it is working on an downloadable expansion for Hellgate: London, and confirmed that it now holds the...


"Here's the big issue with the game: It promised the world Lionhead Studios style and actually ..."

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Hellgate: London Shutting Down in February 2009

By Blake Ellison, Oct 24, 2008 10:27am PDT

Namco Bandai, the North American publisher for the now-defunct Flagship Studios' Hellgate: London (PC), has announced that it will support the...


"I knew that game was doomed after about 5 min of game play when i entered the first human ..."

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Flagship CEO Admits Hellgate: London 'Wasn't Great,' Details Studio Closure

By Aaron Linde, Aug 19, 2008 8:00pm PDT

Speaking on the demise of Flagship Studios, CEO and founder Bill Roper attributed the closing, in part, to lackluster performance of the action-RPG...


"Too bad they weren't working together with Blizzard on Diablo 3."

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Flagship 'Barely Open,' Shutting Down Soon

By Chris Faylor, Aug 15, 2008 8:29am PDT

Though Flagship Studios CEO Bill Roper previously stated that the Hellgate: London and Mythos developer was not shutting down despite having laid...


"This sucks. Post-mortem please then get back to making cool games k?"

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Report: T3 to Develop Hellgate, Mythos at New Studio

By Aaron Linde, Aug 01, 2008 2:31pm PDT

Following significant layoffs at Flagship Studios, new job listings posted by Korean publisher T3 Entertainment seem to indicate that the company...


"Is the game worth $20? I've seen it in Target for that price."

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Hellgate: London Saved by Namco Bandai?

By Chris Faylor, Jul 23, 2008 9:55am PDT

With the fate of Hellgate: London (PC) uncertain following significant layoffs at developer Flagship and the halting of the game's subscription...


"Interesting how a lackluster game is saved solely for its monthly income. Were this a ..."

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Update on Flagship Studios Situation

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 15, 2008 6:27pm PDT

Flagship Studios today denied recent stories that is has closed, saying that it is still in business - though it did have to lay off most of its...


"Hellgate London was the most innovative multiplayer game to come out since warcraft III. And ..."

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Report: Flagship Studio Closes, Loses All IP

By Chris Faylor, Jul 12, 2008 11:48am PDT

Update: Flagship community manager Taylor Balbi has denied Voodoo Extreme's report that he confirmed the studio's closure. "I didn't say this at...


"The unsubscribe thing is major lol. I mean, can't they be sued for forcing players to keep ..."

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