Free Reign Entertainment, the studio that picked up and launched the remains of Wild West Online after the game was dropped by 512 Games, has made the decision to rebrand. It is likely for the best since Wild West Online received mostly negative reviews. So much so that the game is now unlisted from the Steam store only one year after its release. The late Wild West Online is now essentially being split into two game titles; a battle royale called Magnificent 5 and a new survival/building game called New Frontier.
Nexon has released the latest major content update to the popular mobile MMORPG MapleStory M. Players are introduced to two new Explorer classes; the Buccaneer and the Marksman.
En Masse Entertainment and Amazon’s Twitch’s latest promotion package of in-game perks is now redeemable to Twitch Prime members of TERA. The promotion is available on both console and PC versions of the game. This is the third pack in En Masse’s four-month long promotion campaign with Twitch Prime. Visit the Twitch Prime loot page for more details.
DC Universe Online, Daybreak‘s superhero-themed MMORPG set in various DC universes is headed to the Nintendo Switch console and it will be free-to-play! A release date has not been announced yet, but the game is expected to arrive in Summer 2019. The Switch will be the game’s fourth platform alongside PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC.
There will not be any crossplay options between the Nintendo Switch version and PC/console versions of DC Universe Online. Players will connect to brand-new DCUO servers with their Nintendo Accounts. More information will be revealed as we get closer to the release.
Barunson E&A has sent word that its premier game Astellia is now available for pre-order and is heading into closed beta testing soon. The first closed beta even is scheduled to take place between June 25th and July 1st. Pre-ordering the game grants CBT keys, head start, name reservations, skin boxes, and more. Visit the Pre-order page for more details.
The sandbox warfare MMO Conqueror’s Blade is starting its English open beta testing on June 4th. Players will be able to enter the game via the My.com launcher or Steam. Three servers will be available on launch; NA, EU West and EU East. Those who purchased the Adventurer’s and Conqueror’s Founders packs will be able to start playing on May 28th. Explorer’s Packs founders can start on June 1st.
- Choose from Dark Knight, Dark Wizard, or Elf to start your journey.
- Form parties to conquer dungeons, Join a Guild to gather around and solve quizzes together.
- Equip jewels into item slots to make it stronger than before.
- Get you a Guardian Pet that tags along your journey, and attacks the enemy with you.
- To travel a long distance, grab a mount.
- Battle team vs team in the Harmatium or battle 1 vs 1 in the Arena. Or maybe both.
Jagex has announced that a new expansion, titled ‘The Land Out Of Time’ is coming to the popular MMORPG RuneScape this summer. A lush jungle island, Anachronia has been dragged from the ancient past by the new antagonist Kerapac. Players will set out into the dino-inhabited land to track and stop the new enemy’s evil plans.
In 2018, Icelandic studio Crowd Control Productions (CCP) and Chinese game company NetEase teased fans of the EVE Online franchise with a new mobile MMO in development called ‘EVE: Infinite Galaxy‘ (previously Project Galaxy). The two companies have released a new teaser trailer.