The official Steam early access of Rend has begun. Access to the game can now be purchased for $29.99 from the official Rend site or Steam. Rend is a multiplayer faction-based game with RPG features, sandbox survival elements and team-based combat.
Booming Games and My.com have announced that Conqueror’s Blade, the medieval sandbox war MMO will be published by My.com for the Western regions. Its first closed beta tests for Europe were run by the developing company Booming Games, but now My.com will be at the reins of the game’s Western publication.
Conqueror’s Blade will be published with a free-to-play business model. More information about Early Access and testing phases will be shared soon. Meanwhile, beta sign ups are already being accepted on the official Conqueror’s Blade English site.
Phoenix Labs is following up the news of an expansion for their hack’n’slash monster-hunting action RPG Dauntless with a preview of two new fiery gear “exotics”. The new Charrogg exotics will be obtainable when The Coming Storm expansion arrives in August. The patch will include new areas to explore, more behemoths to hunt, new gears to obtain and heaps of bug fixes to test.
Initially revealed at the 2016 G-star event, Nexon’s and Devcat’s Project DH is set in a steampunk themed world where giant beasts are ravaging humanity’s dominions. Players set out to hunt these monsters together with their mounts. Not much is known about the game as of now, but we know that it is currently in development for PC with a mobile version planned for a future release.
The video below offers a 16 second glimpse of the mounted combat gameplay of Project DH. At this time, there is no release date and no announcement of a release plan for Western regions.
During the Xbox E3 2018 conference, Rare revealed that two new expansions for the piratical multiplayer game Sea of Thieves are coming in the months ahead. The first of the two expansions, Cursed Sails will be released in July and the second, Forsaken Shores will arrive in September.
The E3 2018 Trailer shown below confirms the release months and gives hints of the content that will be included in the expansions. Skeleton crews will plunder the seas and Forsaken Shores will introduce a new map.
Indie developer Dynamight Studios has alerted us that they have released a new pre-alpha gameplay video for Fractured, their sandbox MMO that is currently in development. The trailer is the first of a series of three pre-alpha gameplay videos. The Kickstarter campaign for Fractured will official start on June 25th.
The video shows developer gameplay footage of a hunt in a swamp area. The rest of the gameplay teasers will be released next week. Additionally, a new media page has been added to the Fractured site that shows off a dozen screenshots of the game.
Cloud Imperium showed a brand new teaser trailer for the indie developed record breaking sci-fi MMO Star Citizen during this year’s E3 convention. The trailer teases the release of Alpha 3.2 update as “coming soon”. The trailer doesn’t show much gameplay footage. Instead, it features in-engine segments that shows off the amazing graphics of the game.
E3 Reveal: Dauntless The Coming Storm Content Pack Will Arrive In August – 1.0 Release At The End Of 2018
Developer Phoenix Labs has announced that the first major content pack of the multiplayer action RPG Dauntless will arrive in August 2018. The content pack is called The Coming Storm which will include a new weapon, new challenges and a new area called Ostia. Dauntless states that players will be able to “play it free”.
Phoenix Labs’ CEO and Co-founder Jesse Houston and Director of Marketing Nick Clifford also revealed new information about upcoming content for Dauntless in an E3 2018 interview. Jesse states that in about eight weeks, a new behemoth and the sixth weapon type will make their way into the game. The next weapon will be a completely range weapon.
The first major update for Life Is Feudal: MMO is coming soon and indie developer Bitbox has revealed the upcoming new content that will come with it. The highlights of the update are the unification of game worlds, PvP arenas, clergy, new outposts, slavery and guild rankings.
The game worlds will be united so that players can travel between them, but only once a week for regular players and once every two days for premium subscribers. Global chat will allow players to communicate and trade with everyone regardless of which area they reside in.
Manually gathering resources will no longer be as tiring with the new slave mechanics. Players can place up to four slaves per outpost to speed up productivity and earnings.