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DC Universe Online blows up with new Munitions power set

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 07, 2015 1:50pm PDT

Is there a nigh-indestructible metahuman coming towards you at blinding speed? DC Universe Online is giving players the option to blow them up with a new power set.


Exploring the underworld in DC Universe Online's Amazon Fury: Part 2 DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 05, 2015 12:00pm PST

Shacknews recently had the opportunity to get a first look at the upcoming 13th DLC pack for DC Universe Online. Amazon Fury: Part 2 will introduce new ideas like Elite Raids, debut Big Creature Tech, and continue the story of the Amazon invasion.


Opinion: Piecing Together The Perfect MMO

By Nathaniel Hohl, Jan 19, 2015 10:00am PST

If you could take the parts of various massively-multiplayer online games to build the perfect experience, what would those games be?


"Still remember spending hours in the mage tower in AC testing out taper combinations for new ..."

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DC Universe Online gets Legends PvE today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 10, 2014 5:30pm PST

DC Universe Online's latest update is finally giving players a chance to play as their favorite heroes and villains in special Legends PvE missions.


DC Universe Online 'War of the Light II' DLC unites all Lanterns today

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2014 1:15pm PST

DC Universe Online has deployed its 12th DLC pack, bringing all Lantern Corps together for the War of the Light II.


Trick-or-Treat! A brief guide to Halloween 2014 in games

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 27, 2014 11:00am PDT

There are a whole lot of games taking time out from their usual routine to celebrate Halloween. Here's a brief guide to games that have Halloween events happening right now.


"I remember some zombie DLC being available for an earlier version of train simulator but this ..."

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DC Universe Online producer talks Legends PvE and the shift to monthly DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 18, 2014 4:00pm PDT

DC Universe Online executive producer Larry Liberty talks about the change from 3-month DLC to a monthly model, while also talking about Legends PvE, new Legends, new power sets, and upcoming story arcs.


DC Universe Online outlines monthly updates, Legends PvE coming soon

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 15, 2014 2:00pm PDT

DC Universe Online is shifting to monthly updates, with future content including new Legends heroes, Legends PvE, and the continuation of major DLC storylines.


DC Universe Online adds League Halls today

By Aaron Linde, Jul 23, 2014 5:00pm PDT

DCUO is getting League Halls today and Shacknews got to check out how the vast player hubs will pave the way for the next DLC event.


Opinion: Online free-to-play done right (and wrong)

By Nathaniel Hohl, Jul 11, 2014 11:00am PDT

After checking out worthwhile free-to-play games on iOS and Android, Nate Hohl runs down the PC/Mac/Console F2P games that are worth your time, and a few to avoid.


"One very good one is Raceroom Raceway Experience, I must say at first i tough their pricing a ..."

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DC Universe Online gets free holiday season-themed update

By Xav de Matos, Dec 13, 2011 6:30pm PST

DC Universe Online has received one final update before the holiday season, available to all players regardless of their account type on PC and PS3.


"If I didn't have to wait like a whole day to download it (ultra slow download), and then an ..."

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DC Universe Online giving free month, bat-masks for downtime

By Steve Watts, May 04, 2011 7:45am PDT

DC Universe Online has announced that players will receive 30 days subscription credit, plus one day of credit for each day of downtime, and a Batman-inspired mask.


"That would be much cooler if it were a mask I could actually wear around the streets of my town."

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DC Universe Online servers being merged

By Xav de Matos, May 02, 2011 5:30pm PDT

Sony Online Entertainment has revealed that it will merge servers for its super-powered MMO, DC Universe Online. A single server will remain for PC users in the U.S. and one for PS3 players. Europe will also see a merge.


"I don't know personally, but I believe it should seeing as the City of Heroes' location is ..."

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Daily Filter: February 8, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 08, 2011 8:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


DC Universe Online 'Legend Plan' Offers Heroes & Villains Three Months of Game Time for $30 [Update]

By Xav de Matos, Feb 04, 2011 9:45am PST

[Update: 5pm] A Sony Online Entertainment representative has confirmed to Shacknews that the promotional price offer for three-months of DCUO...


"IIRC, Vinny and Jeff from Giant Bomb said in the last Bombcast that they already canceled their ..."

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