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Neverwinter 'Tyranny of Dragons' video summons Scourge Warlock

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Cryptic and Perfect World have released a video showing off content for Neverwinter's upcoming 'Tyranny of Dragons' module, headlined by the new Scourge Warlock class.


Neverwinter coming to Xbox One in 2015

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 30, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Perfect World is bringing its Dungeons & Dragons-based free-to-play MMO to Xbox One next year.


"I played this on pc in beta and after release, and it just didn't hold up. Not sure if it's any ..."

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Neverwinter 'Tyranny of Dragons' launching August 14

By Steve Watts, May 19, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Neverwinter's fourth module, Tyranny of Dragons, will launch on August 14.


Star Trek Online winter event intercedes in Gingerbread/Snowman conflict

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2013 8:45am PST

Star Trek Online is putting out its holiday event later today, a "Winter Invasion" that has starfleet captains protect a colony of gingerbread people from vicious snowmen.


"SOME games. others the F2p is handled so badly, it murders a game."

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Neverwinter 'Fury of the Feywild' coming August 22

By Steve Watts, Jul 16, 2013 10:30am PDT

Neverwinter's "Fury of the Feywild" expansion is coming on August 22, Perfect World announced today.


"I feel like their pricing structure in this game is totally nuts."

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Neverwinter getting new campaign system with Fury expansion

By Steve Watts, Jul 08, 2013 10:00am PDT

When Neverwinter gets its "Fury of the Feywild" expansion this summer, it will also get a new set of quests and a new campaign system centered around the Sharandar region.


"To add to that, it's surprisingly not that good either. The game was directly copied from the ..."

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Neverwinter launching June 20, first expansion planned for summer

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2013 7:00am PDT

Perfect World announced that Neverwinter will launch on June 20, alongside new end-game content. It also revealed the name of the first expansion, Fury of the Feywild, to come this summer.


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Neverwinter beta rolls back 7 hours to resolve exploit

By Steve Watts, May 21, 2013 7:10am PDT

Perfect World Entertainment rolled back the Neverwinter servers on Sunday to deal with an exploit that allowed players to gain billions in Astral Diamonds.


Shack PSA: Neverwinter now in open beta

By Alice O'Connor, May 01, 2013 2:30pm PDT

As summer nears, the name Neverwinter conjures up images of lazy afternoons in parks, drinking iced lemonade and playing cricket. Never winter! Not ever! Then you're so distracted thinking about reading in the shade of an old oak that you forget what the press release actual...


"watched some videos of the devoted cleric class gameplay, and it looks pretty cool. does anyone ..."

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Neverwinter entering open beta April 30

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Neverwinter will go open beta on April 3, Cryptic Studios and Perfect World announced today.


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Morning Caffeinated! -- Torchlight 2, Neverwinter, and the power of music

By John Keefer, Sep 12, 2012 8:40am PDT

Ramblings and musings of occasional significance to the Shacknews audience. This is the morning edition for September 12, 2012. Topics include: Torchlight 2 should fill the Diablo 3 void for some players; Neverwinter's mod tools are intriguing; and Planetary Annihilation is ...


"I originally wasn't going to fund this because I already funded too much stuff. Yesterday I went ..."

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Neverwinter preview: Dungeon Master

By Steve Watts, Sep 11, 2012 12:30pm PDT

A preview of the user-generated content features in the upcoming free-to-play MMORPG Neverwinter.


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Neverwinter delayed into early 2013

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2012 6:45am PDT

It's no surprise to learn that Neverwinter has been delayed again, considering we've heard little from it since it was last delayed. City of Heroes developer Cryptic's free-to-play Forgotten Realms MMORPG is now slated to launch in "early 2013," publisher Perfect World annou...


Neverwinter shows pre-alpha ogre slaying

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2012 3:30pm PDT

A new trailer for Neverwinter shows off the combat mechanics of the upcoming MMO, in a pre-alpha build.


Star Trek Online getting player-built starbases

By Alice O'Connor, May 24, 2012 6:30am PDT

Star Trek Online developer Cryptic has revealed a little more of its plans for player-built starbases in the free-to-play MMORPG.


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