Aion: Legions of War, the mobile strategy RPG that is set in the same universe as PC MMO Aion has officially launched worldwide. The game is now available for both Android and iOS mobile devices. Players collect heroes to add to their teams and to fight with in PvE dungeons and PvP arenas. Each hero can be customized with a plethora of gear, transformations, and affinity-based abilities.
Gameforge has announced the latest character to join the SoulWorker gang and her name is Chii Aruel. The pink-haired girl character will be the seventh to be released. No information has been revealed about her abilities or release date yet.
Hopefully Gameforge will release a gameplay video soon so we can see how the epic left-hand sword and oddly shaped right-hand weapon function in combat. Chii Aruel will most likely release in Korea first and make her way to Gameforge’s NA/EU servers sometime after, so we’ll have to keep a close eye on the Korean version for her arrival.
WarpPortal has announced the removal of the development team assigned to Ragnarok Online 2, the 3D sequel of the popular classic MMORPG Ragnarok Online. There will not be any more new content added to the game. This includes the once promised Niffleheim region that never came. Staff has stated that the game will not receive further support and in-game events are expected to come to a halt.
So what will remain of Ragnarok Online 2? Well, WarpPortal will keep the last remaining server up and the Kafra shop will remain open. They will also still handle player reports via the ticket system to monitor and remove cheaters from the game.
Nexon’s latest mobile MMORPG Alliance vs Empire or AxE for short is coming to the Western mobile market with a global release in 2019. The action-packed title will be playable on iOS and Android devices. You can pre-register now on the official AxE site to get exclusive in-game rewards.
The game features a war-torn world in which the Darkhaan Empire and Galanos Alliance fight for world dominance. Take on raids and co-op missions with your friends as one of six unique classes. Players can fight in 75vs75 battlegrounds combat and 4vs4 arena combat.
Developer Barunson Entertainment has announced that after nearly seven years of development, their flagship MMORPG Astellia will finally make its way to the West with a game launch in the summer of 2019. Before its release, Barunson will hold several betas and allow fans to try the game in some conventions starting with the upcoming PAX South in San Antonio, Texas on January 18th.
Pearl Abyss has joined in on the Battle Royale hype! The Korean version of Black Dessert Online is set to launch a new battle royale mode called “Shadow Arena mode” on January 15th. Shadow Arena will set 50 players to fight against one another until only one is left standing.
Players will begin as small black spirits and find fallen adventurers to posses and control. Everyone starts on equal footing and gears in the existing BDO world do not matter inside. The goal is to acquire equipment and skills while destroying nearby monsters and supplies.
NCSoft is preparing to expand their reach in the Western mobile game market with the upcoming new strategy RPG/MMO ‘Aion: Legions of War‘. On January 24th, Aion: LoW will launch and be playable world-wide for free on iOS and Android devices. Excited fans can now pre-register on the official website. Doing so will grant launch day rewards.
Aion: Legions of War re-imagines the PC MMORPG Aion as a narrative-driven strategy RPG. The game is about building up a roster of unique heroes to be build a powerful party and fight against bosses in tiered dungeons. Players can get together by running guild dungeons and fighting against one another in duel arenas.
Blade & Soul is well on its way to a major overhaul in South Korea. The game’s graphics are being upgraded from Unreal Engine 3 to Unreal Engine 4, as shown in the first half of 2018. In a recent interview with the game’s development team, new information about the game’s next class were revealed. NCSoft has not revealed the name, looks or any video footage of the new class yet – only a short description.
Best Selling Steam Games Of 2018 Includes A Handful Of MMORPGs – Elder Scrolls Online, Warframe, BDO, FFXIV, Bless Online & More
The yearly list of the 100 best selling games on Steam for 2018 as measured by gross revenue has been posted and as usual, a handful MMORPGs have been included. They are the games that made the most revenue on the platform this year. The list is categorized into tiers of Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze.
Likely due to the Summerset expansion in June and Murkmire/Wolfhunter content, The Elder Scrolls Online climbed from last year’s Gold tier ranking to this year’s Platinum tier, the highest level on the list. ESO is joined by Warframe in the Platinum tier.