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Free Realms, Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures, Vanguard: Saga of Heroes, and Wizardry Online to end

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 24, 2014 2:30pm PST

Online games eventually come to an end. For a number of Sony Online Entertainment's games, that time is sooner than later. Four games will be "sunset," so that the company can "refocus our resources on other areas in the best interest of our company and player community."


"My favorite Vanguard memory was doing the intro diplomacy questline for the evil cat race, and ..."

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SOE tries to make 'the Year of EverQuest' a thing

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 24, 2014 6:45am PST

We begrudgingly allowed Nintendo The Year of Luigi but look, Sony Online Entertainment, you're not getting away with 'the Year of EverQuest.' As the MMORPG series approaches its, gosh, fifteenth birthday this year, and EverQuest Next Landmark looms on the horizon, the publis...


"If Sony and Nintendo joined, Sony could actually get to appear original, and Nintendo could sell ..."

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PlanetSide 2 roadmap outlines six months of content

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 22, 2014 5:00pm PST

PlanetSide 2 has updated its developer roadmap and among the notable items is that the long-awaited Hossin continent is now tentatively set to arrive in May.


"A floating spawn point would be nice, and would provide more options on attacking certain bases ..."

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DC Universe Online begins its 'War of the Light'

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 22, 2014 11:00am PST

DC Universe Online begins its Lantern-centric War of Light on January 28, but Legendary members can dive in right now on PC, PS3, and PS4.


DC Universe Online adds 'Armories' for character build swapping

By Steve Watts, Jan 16, 2014 5:15pm PST

DC Universe Online has added an Armories feature to let you store different character builds and swap them on the fly. The first is free, but after that they're sold for $6 apiece or in bundles of four or eight.


PlanetSide 2 video teases new 2014 content

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 09, 2014 3:30pm PST

PlanetSide 2 has had a very good 2013 and you can celebrate by watching a new video that offers a tease of what's to come, including the long-awaited Hossin and the PS4 version.


"Welcome to being a pc gamer. We get to beta test everything before the consoles get it. I tend ..."

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PlanetSide 2 to get weekly Wednesday updates

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 08, 2014 5:15pm PST

PlanetSide 2 will begin to offer more frequent updates, rolling one out every Wednesday to help fix bugs and balance the game at a more rapid pace.


PlanetSide 2 for PS4 is like PC version set to Ultra

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 31, 2013 9:45am PST

SOE producer Matt Higby explained that the PS4 version will be "nearly identical to the PC version, with the exception of the user interface."


"That was not an intentional "POS4." I must have hit two keys. FIGHT!"

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DC Universe Online introduces Blue Lantern Corps and Rage in 'War of the Light' DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 11, 2013 12:15pm PST

"War of the Light," will introduce a brand new storyline and new power set to DCUO.


EverQuest Next Landmark video explains quick building and economy

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 06, 2013 4:00pm PST

A new video released for EverQuest Next Landmark shows just how easy building in the game can be, while also explaining how players will be able to amass loot (both virtual and real) through the use of Player Studio.


"You have to claim land, so people probably can't just wreck your stuff."

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This is what DC Universe Online looks like on PS4

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 14, 2013 12:30pm PST

In preparation for the upcoming PS4 version of DC Universe Online (available at launch), Sony Online Entertainment has completely revamped the...


"Do I have to restart from the beginning or can I import my characters? Because I don't want to ..."

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PlanetSide 2 patch boosts performance

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 12, 2013 7:45am PST

Just a week shy of PlanetSide 2's first birthday, Sony Online Entertainment has given players a welcome gift. Today brings the launch of the patch jazzily named 'Performance Update 01,' which, well, does exactly what it says on the tin. The core engine and UI now make better...


"The first time I tried to play this, the menu system was absolutely overwhelming."

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EverQuest Next Landmark founder's packs to enable early access

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 11, 2013 8:05am PST

EverQuest Next Landmark was due this winter. But apparently, SOE didn't necessarily mean it would be ready by year's end. Instead, it will be available beginning February 28, 2014 for fans that purchase a Founder's Pack.


"Meant to include this quote from the RPS interview. "RPS: Due to all of this, your version of ..."

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DC Universe Online for PS4 will share PS3 servers

By Steve Watts, Nov 06, 2013 12:00pm PST

DC Universe Online will share servers across PS3 and PS4, letting you play with your existing crime-fighting buddies even if one of you has jumped on the new system.


EverQuest Next Landmark dev diary shows tools of the trade

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2013 4:45pm PST

The latest EverQuest Next Landmark dev diary shows off some of the tools of the trade that you'll need to create structures and items. And it all begins with one copper pick.