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Please Take A Look: Conan Exiles

By Chris Jarrard, May 17, 2018 3:35pm PDT

Get ready to dangle with your friends at Shacknews in Funcom’s Conan MMO.


"They be telling you wrong!! Funcom's Conan MMO is Age of Conan. "

- gendail see all 5 comments

Tera's Ruinous Manor Expansion Includes New Max Level Dungeon

By Kevin Tucker, Apr 18, 2018 3:10pm PDT

Bluehole's free-to-play MMO is introducing tough new challenges offering suitable high-level rewards.


Join the Battle for Azeroth, World of Warcraft's Newest Expansion

By Chris Jarrard, Apr 05, 2018 10:25am PDT

Dust off your subscriptions! The Battle for Azeroth begins this August.


"Because die hards still play it.. I have a friend who ran a clan for a while he still logs ..."

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Tera MMO adds Hello Kitty items to its store

By John Keefer, Apr 28, 2016 12:15pm PDT

I'm giddy and tingly with excitement.


"If you hate the headline, game or premise, just read this for the timing and the meme at the end."

- Keefinator see all 4 comments

How to Get Workers in Black Desert Online

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 01, 2016 12:00pm PST

Learn how to amass your league of laborers so you don’t have to expend your own energy doing so.


The Alterverse Project is an MMO content creator built for VR devices

By Daniel Perez, Apr 09, 2015 8:10am PDT

You'll soon be able to adventure through an MMO VR world once the Alterverse Project is launched.


H1Z1: seen at E3

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 12, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Sony's open-world zombie MMO, H1Z1, is coming along, but is not close to ready for public consumption, given SOE's decision to push back the anticipated Early Access build. In the meantime, Shacknews got to check out some of what's been added since our last preview.


"yet another douchebag simulator.... BUT I gotta hand it to them, they got stuff done way ..."

- Vogerl see all 5 comments

How H1Z1 takes an internet hoax and makes it real

By Ozzie Mejia, May 17, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Sony Online Entertainment is adding a grand lore to H1Z1, centered around ancient and recent historical events. Shacknews dives deep into the story of the upcoming MMO survival game.


"I should say, dayz the mod had this better covered. there was more of an end game when tents ..."

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The Elder Scrolls Online PS4 & Xbox One delayed [Update]

By Andrew Yoon, May 08, 2014 7:00am PDT

The upcoming console release of The Elder Scrolls Online may have been delayed. Bethesda's official FAQ mentioned a six month delay.


EVE Online 'Kronos' to kick off more frequent updates

By Steve Watts, May 05, 2014 9:30am PDT

CCP announced at EVE Fanfest over the weekend that the upcoming summer update, Kronos, will kick off much more frequent updates.


SOE All Access membership launches today for $15/month

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 29, 2014 11:15am PDT

While Sony Online Entertainment's MMOs are free-to-play, the company offers subscriptions, entitling players to a number of benefits. Starting today, the company plans on doing away with game subscriptions, giving all paid members access to premium content across all of thei...


"We will be upgrading all existing individual game memberships to the new All Access plan, which ..."

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H1Z1 stream goes over crafting, day and night cycles, and combat

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 21, 2014 12:00pm PDT

H1N1 is Sony Online Entertainment's ambitious zombie-themed MMO. Game designer Jimmy Whisenhunt and technical director Tom Schenck appeared on the game's Twitch channel to walk players through its crafting, day and night cycles, and combat.


"What is the unique selling point for H1Z1? It looks like Dayz with crafting, is it more to it?"

- BastardOfDoom see all 11 comments

CCP's World of Darkness MMO canceled

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 14, 2014 9:00am PDT

Today, CCP has announced that it has canceled World of Darkness, and will be cutting 56 jobs from its Atlanta studio. "The decision to end the World of Darkness MMO project is one of the hardest I've ever had to make," CEO Hilmar Veigar Pétursson said in a statement.


"damn, I loved VTM, been watching for news on this mmo. makes me sad to hear this."

- Sbatr. see all 7 comments

H1Z1 is a zombie MMO from Sony Online Entertainment

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 09, 2014 12:45pm PDT

Sony Online Entertainment will reveal a new MMO tonight. Called H1Z1, the game will allow players "to take on the role of an apocalypse survivor who is in a world that is filled with zombies."


"yesssssssssssss how did I not hear about this... and its almost playable. Seems like it might be ..."

- jane911 see all 17 comments

The Elder Scrolls Online would be a 'lesser game' if free-to-play, Bethesda argues

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 12, 2014 7:30am PDT

"We're not trying to make a game that everybody who plays games will automatically buy," Bethesda said.


"This is pretty much it. My experience in the betas hasn't been bad, just not exciting. The ES ..."

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