Funcom News


The Secret World pre-orders pack beta access

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 03, 2012 7:45am PDT

Guaranteed access to The Secret World's beta weekends can be yours, if you're already sold on Funcom's MMORPG and willing to slap your money money on a pre-order. You'll also get a smattering of in-game bonus items for your troubles.


"Yeah. I really want the game to be good but I wasn't too impressed by the 30 minute video I saw. ..."

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The Secret World GDC presentation offers detailed 30 minute preview

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2012 9:00am PDT

Get a look at more than 30 minutes of The Secret World from the Game Developers Conference.


"Holly sh*t this game looks STATIC. The screen after the character creation I thought was the ..."

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The Secret World emerging on June 19

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 21, 2012 9:30am PST

Funcom's real-ish-world supernatural MMORPG The Secret World will creep into our own reality on June 19, pushed back from its planned April launch to apply a good spit-shine.


"One of my questions here is. When you sign up for the beta will it require your cc? also will it ..."

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The Secret World tops 500K beta registrations

By Steve Watts, Oct 25, 2011 10:15am PDT

Funcom has announced that its upcoming MMORPG The Secret World has gained half a million beta registrations so far. The game is set to launch in April.


"Didn't Funcom have some kind of incentive to stress test one of their other games in order to ..."

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The Secret World launches April 2012

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2011 8:15am PDT

Funcom's real-world-ish supernatural MMORPG will launch in April 2012, it's been announced. Beta signups will open on August 26.


"Crazy excited for this MMO. I know it wont hit huge ToR or WoW numbers, but there's so much ..."

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Funcom to Publish Bloodline Champions

By Chris Faylor, May 13, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Age of Conan and The Secret World developer Funcom has signed on to publish Stunlock's arena combat game Blo


"Funcom didn't actually develop the game, publishing != working on or creating the game."

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Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer Trailer and Screenshots Have an Eastern Flavor

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 18, 2010 7:00pm PST

It's been a while coming but we've got some new screenshots and a trailer for 'Rise of the Godslayer,' the first expansion for Funcom's low-fantasy MMORPG Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures.


"So the world may be mended... So the world may be mended.. I dunno if it's the same chick, ..."

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Funcom Cutting 20% of Workforce, The Secret World Delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 29, 2009 6:16am PDT

Age of Conan and The Longest Journey developer Funcom has announced that it intends to to reduce its workforce by 20% as part of a cost-cutting...


"While AoC wasn't my cup of tea, I have very fond memories of Anarchy Online. The game was buggy ..."

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Dreamfall Chapters 'On The Back Burner'

By Aaron Linde, Jun 03, 2008 2:50pm PDT

Creator of the acclaimed The Longest Journey adventure series Ragnar Tornquist wrote on his blog that the episodic sequel Dreamfall Chapters may be...


"It's definitely good to hear the series hasn't died. They are two of my favorite games of all ..."

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