Indie developer Juvty Worlds has announced that Wild Terra Online, the previously buy-to-play sandbox survival MMORPG will become a free-to-play title on February 12th. Those who purchased the game will receive a Veteran Pack with a unique cloak, premium bonuses, and more. The transition to free-to-play will happen without a server wipe, so all properties of existing players will remain. For more information, visit the Wild Terra Online Steam page.
Ashes of Creation Apocalypse invites all to play the game for an open stress test. On February 7th, from 1:00 pm Pacific to 6:00 pm Pacific, players will be able to login and play the battle royale standalone game.
Intrepid Studios states that the purpose of the test is primarily for optimization and stress testing, so there will not be any patch notes. Nevertheless, reporting bugs is encouraged. To join, register for the open beta and download the latest patch.
The isometric fantasy MMORPG Record of Lodoss War Online wadawd is now playable through the Steam platform. The free-to-play game based on a Japanese fantasy novel and anime by the same name was first released and playable only with its own client in April of 2017. Visit the official Record of Lodoss War Online Steam page to play the game and watch the video below for an introduction to the gameplay.
Citadel Studios has announced that Legends of Aria has been updated with a Dungeon Expansion update that doubles the size of wilderness dungeons. On top of this, PVE players will find a new skill that will help prevent unscrupulous ganking. The spell is called Ward Evil. A glowing ball of energy, visible only to the caster will notify the caster when an outcast enemy is in range. The developers hope that “this will encourage those afraid to leave the guarded zones to check out the new dungeons.”
CCP Games has published a lengthy new EVE Online trailer for 2019 that shows an introduction to the gameplay. The video touches on the setting of the game, ships, character progression features, activities such as solo missions and group skirmishes, new features, and more.
Set 21,000 years into the future, the universe of EVE takes place in a cluster of more than 7,000 star systems called New Eden!
Survival MMO Last Oasis Will Have You Fighting On Walking Wooden Mechs – Closed Beta Sign Ups Now & Early Access In Spring 2019
Last Oasis, a fresh new nomadic survival MMO that is developed and set to be self-published by indie developer Donkey Crew is headed for an early access launch in Spring 2019. The game is set in a post-apocalyptic time when the Earth has stopped rotating and the last human survivors fight against each other while outrunning the scorching sun.
Players will find themselves in a vast open sandbox world where they can build and traverse the land on wooden wind-powered, walking machines used for travel, transportation, harvesting, and combat.
Intrepid Studios has announced that the second open beta for Ashes of Creation: Apocalypse will be live from January 24th, 10am Pacific until January 27th 10pm Pacific. Ashes of Creation: Apocalypse is the battle royale standalone version of the sandbox MMORPG Ashes of Creation. To join, all you have to do is register here and download the latest patch.
Webzen has given word that in celebration of Shot Online‘s 14th anniversary, the free-to-play real-time golf game with MMORPG elements is coming to the Steam platform on January 22nd. Check out the Shot Online Steam store page for more information.
Citadel Studios has announced the upcoming release schedule for the moddable sandbox MMORPG Legends of Aria. A small update focused on bug fixes and quality life changes will come today on January 17th, and a Dungeon expansion update will come on January 30th. The game is now scheduled to launch on Steam early into Spring 2019. For more details on the dungeon expansion and Steam launch, visit the official Legends of Aria site.