New World is an upcoming MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ by Amazon Game Studios set in pre-colonial and colonial period of the Americas. In this version of the world, the supernatural is real. The developers describe the game in a horror-like fashion. New World is emphasized to be open ended and sandbox in nature, specifically being able to choose to live on your own or join with other players to build villages, towns and forts.
Last Oasis is a clan-based nomadic survival sandbox MMO or ‘massively multiplayer online game’ that is set in a time when Earth has stopped rotating, and the last human survivors fight each other for resources while outrunning the scorching Sun.
Developer: Donkey Crew
Publisher: Donkey Crew
Type: Survival MMO
Release Date: TBD
Hellgate is a hack’n’slash action MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game where players venture into a post-apocalyptic version of the city of London. Fight mutated monsters and demons by collecting gear from procedurally generated dungeons.
Eve Online is a space-based sandbox MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ set over 21,000 years in the future. Humanity has drained most of Earth’s resources and have taken to the stars! Expansion has led to multiple factions fighting over the vast resources of the milky way, similar to that of the events that led to Earth’s demise.
DC Universe Online is a superhero-themed MMORPG set in the various universes of DC Comics. Players create and play their very own superhero character and venture into prominent DC Comics locations. Well-known DC characters like Batman, Superman, Flash and Wonder Woman play the roles of friends or foes.
Closers is a 3D action side-scroll MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ set in New Seoul, a futuristic world in which mysterious dimensional gates have opened and let loose dimensional monsters throughout the world. The rift from the dimensional gates caused a minor population to gain kinetic powers. Play as one of the kinetic powered “Closers” to stop the monster invasion and close the dimensional gates.
Ascent: Infinite Realm (A:IR) is the upcoming steam-punk themed open world MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ where gameplay happens both on-land and in the sky with players able to fly briefly with wings and rocket thrusters and for long periods of time with dragons and airships. The game aims to provide the ultimate aerial combat experience with customizable flying mounts and airships used in many gameplay scenarios. Initially the game will launch with five classes and plans to not have gender lock.
Developer: Bluehole Studio Inc.
Korean Publisher: Kakao Games
Western Publisher: Kakao Games Europe
Engine: Unreal Engine 3
PvP: Duels, Arenas, Battlegrounds, Realm vs. Realm
PvE: Monster Hunting Quests, Dungeons, Raids, Flight Combat
Release Date: TBD