KoG Games‘ KurtzPel: Bringer of Chaos, the new fast-paced action combat brawler RPG is now available on Steam as an early access title. The game is free-to-play, but not everyone can play it yet. Today’s release is for the North American and South American regions only. Players in European and Asian regions must continue to patiently wait. KurtzPel will be playable in European regions in June and in Asian regions in July.
The team-based sandbox survival game Rend is now fully released on Steam after spending nearly 9 months in Early Access. Frostkeep Studios has added dozens of game patches and major content updates to the game during that time. The new trailer below has been released to celebrate the launch. Read more
GTC 2019 Reveals New Teaser For Nexon & DevCat’s Mounted Combat MMO Dragonhound With Very Shiny RTX Tech CGI Scenes
At GTC 2019 (GPU Technology Conference), NVIDIA and Nexon announced that Dragon Hound, the upcoming mounted combat action MMO will support real-time DirectX Raytracing (DXR) effects with Nvidia’s RTX technology. Nvidia GeForce’s YouTube channel has posted a video that shows the enabled ray tracing effects for the game’s reflections and shadows. DXR being used for either aspect is still a rare sight in today’s games.
Gameforge has sent word that Guardians of Ember, the hack’n’slash MMO that they are relaunching is heading into open beta next week. Players with accounts created before the closed beta will receive free items when they play during the open beta. The game went into closed beta on January 26th.
CCP Games Will Launch A Korean Version Of Space MMO EVE Online – Release Date Is Aimed To Be In Q4 2019
In the fall of 2018, Pearl Abyss, makers of Black Desert games acquired CCP Games, the Icelandic developing company behind the space-based sandbox MMORPG EVE Online. Now it has been officially announced that a Korean-localized version of EVE Online will launch in Q4 2019 (fourth quarter)! Players from the Republic of Korea will be joining the global EVE Online community. More information will be sent out as we get closer to a release date.
With the acquisition of CCP Games, the launch of Black Desert on Xbox One for North America and Europe, and the planned global release of Black Desert Mobile in the first half 2019, Pearl Abyss’ global reach is growing steadily.
Kritika Online’s NA & EU Versions Are Shutting Down On April 30th – Players Welcomed To Play On KR Server
After nearly two years of service, En Masse Entertainment will be ending service for Kritika Online‘s North American and European versions on April 30, 2019. As of March 6, players can no longer create new accounts for the game. Spending EMP (En Masse Points) on Kritika has been disabled.
All cash shop items have been reduced to 0 Kred, so players can purchase and test all cash shop items to their hear’s content until the servers go down. All existing Kreds on player accounts will be converted to EMP so that they could be spent on other En Masse games.
Snail Games will have a new survival MMO to offer in two weeks! A new publishing division called Wandering Wizard has been announced to bring the new ‘Outlaws of the Old West’ to gamers world-wide through the Steam platform. The open world sandbox survival game is developed by Virtual Basement and aims to offer “the ultimate Western experience”.
Outlaw of the Old West is set in the Old American Wild West of the 19th century. The game will offer role-playing, PvE and PvP features, a morality system, and a player-driven economy.
Nexon has sent word about the launch of its latest mobile MMO, AxE: Alliance vs Empire for Android and iOS devices. The game features a classic MMORPG experience with the basics of storyline quests, an explorable open world, dungeons, raids, epic bosses, and PvP modes. Players will be able to participate in massive 150-player battlefields and 4 vs 4 arenas. Check out the video below to see a sample of the game’s combat in the Frost Zilas Raid dungeon.
Snail Games has announced that the price of the the early access of Dark and Light has now been adjusted to $17.99 on the Steam store across all regions. This is not a temporary sale. It’s the new permanent price for the early access. Snail Games states that the “new price (will) better reflect what players are looking for when browsing the huge selection of games available on Steam.” The announcement includes news regarding the game’s full release as stated below.