PlanetSide

PC / Action / Release: May 20, 2003 / ESRB: T

Planetside 1 switching to free-to-play

By Steve Watts, May 21, 2013 9:35am PDT

The original Planetside is going free-to-play, according to SOE president John Smedley.

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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.

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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.

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Sony Online Talks PlanetSide Next: 'Battles on a Scale No Other FPS Will Touch'

By Chris Faylor, Oct 12, 2009 8:41am PDT

Following word of a sequel to Sony Online's massively multiplayer shooter PlanetSide, company president John Smedley has outlined his hopes for the...

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"Everyone who was paying attention to Planetside back before it's release knows that Star Wars ..."

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New PlanetSide Planned

By Chris Faylor, Sep 28, 2009 9:20am PDT

Sony Online Entertainment has revealed plans to followup up its massively multiplayer first-person shooter PlanetSide (PC) with a new game set in...

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"I'm kind of skeptical that this game will live up to the original, let alone improve in the ..."

- crazypsycho see all 56 comments

PlanetSide Subscription Increase

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 01, 2007 8:02am PST

According to this post on the PlanetSide forums, the subscription fee for this MMOFPS will be increasing. It previously cost $12.99 a month to...

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"that's actually a good possibility considering it's sony. I mean look at what they're doing with ..."

- mystikal see all 15 comments

Additional PlanetSide Info

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 26, 2006 6:43am PST

Sony Online Entertainment sent along some more information on their free PlanetSide promotion program we mentioned the other day. Interested...

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"they forgot to mention, if you have an old account, you can play free for one month right now. ..."

- thebigbeefsandwich see all 7 comments

PlanetSide Goes Kind Of Free

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 20, 2006 7:20am PST

The PlanetSide forums have a new post by SOE's Enrico Pallazzo, outlining plans for this MMOFPS as the developers are planning to add several new...

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"The value in this game is huge infantry and vehicle battles in the field with aircraft all around. "

- lowayne see all 22 comments

PlanetSide Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 01, 2005 6:52am PST

Over at GameCloud this morning you can find a PlanetSide Q&A. Sony Online's Thom Terrazas is asked about the current status of this massively...

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"Another thanks to all the shackers that made GCR planetside such a success! R.I.P. "

- lowayne see all 3 comments

PlanetSide Update Plans

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 09, 2004 7:07am PDT

There's a new team letter on the PlanetSide website, written by the latest Producer and Design Lead on the game. SamhaynePS explains what's in...

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"SJ aka "TRIBES2KILLAH" !! Hahaha I'm soooo happy I never got into this game, I knew it was ..."

- mystifier see all 4 comments

PlanetSide Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 04, 2004 6:47am PDT

HomeLAN Fed has posted a new PlanetSide Q&A. Dave Georgeson of Sony Online Entertainment is asked about the status of this MMOFPS and plans to add...

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"Well, it looks like Dave "I killed Tribes 2" G. is up to the same old tricks. One thing for him ..."

- Fyunch Click see all 8 comments

PlanetSide Update Info

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 03, 2004 1:32pm PST

The official PlanetSide website has been updated, offering information on Continental Dominion and Capitol Buildings which are being added to the...

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PlanetSide Plans

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 08, 2004 5:49pm PST

The PlanetSide website has been updating, offering a look at gameplay update plans. There is also a related producer's letter. Thanks HomeLAN Fed.

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PlanetSide Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 05, 2003 10:27am PST

Action Vault has a new PlanetSide Q&A. Producer Dallas Dickinson is asked about future plans for this MMOFPS and the overall patching and updating...

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PlanetSide Plans

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 03, 2003 8:10am PST

There is a new producer's letter on the PlanetSide website, mentioning among other things that there will be a server merge for this MMOFPS. Sony...

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