Blizzard announced that Battle for Azeroth, the next World of Warcraft expansion will be released on August 14, 2018. A new trailer showcasing previews of the story behind the continuation of the fight between The Horde and The Alliance after the events in the Burning Legion.
ArcheAge 4.5 will be updated to live servers today with two new fresh start servers and new events like Shadow Invasions, dragon mounts and more. A new trailer has been published for 4.5 Legends Return update, but it’s hard not to notice that most of the footage are re-used from other trailers. We’ve covered the upcoming changes coming with update in more length in a previous post, but you can also find all up-to-date information on Update 4.5 and the fresh start servers on the official Trion site page.
Close: 10 AM PDT
Open: 4 PM PDT
Servers will not open any earlier than 4 PM PDT.
En Masse Entertainment has announced that Kritika Online‘s Windhome update is set for release on the live servers on April 18. This is a major update that will include an increase in level cap form 65 to 70, the entirely new Windhome region and new gear featuring the new Prime Attribute system for unlocking special abilities and new evolutions for players to experiment with. The Abelard story will be concluded and the next part of Kritika’s story will come.
The Dev Team behind the old-school MMORPG Ultima Online has announced that Ultima Online is anticipated to receive their Publish 99 update world wide on April 5, 2018 which includes the addition of the ‘Endless Journey’. ‘Endless Journey’ will replace the traditional 14 day free trial to let players experience the Ultima universe for as long they wish with some restrictions. The option to pay a monthly subscription still remains.
Shards will be brought down at 10:30am ET. We anticipate the downtime will last approximately 3 hours.
Who can play for free?
The option to play without subscription will be available to veteran accounts that have been inactive for 120 days or more and to all newly created accounts.
SoulWorker is leaving open beta and is headed for its full official release very soon. No game progress will be lost. While improvements to game mechanics and others have been made in response to the open testing phase, Gameforge, its publisher warns that some server problems may still pop up in the future. They are working hard on fixing bugs, exploits and text errors.
Funcom has released the latest major update to Secret World Legends today called Dawn of the Morninglight. Dawn of the Morninglight is a completely free update and will be the first free story continuation update since the game went from a subscription-based model to free-to-play. Players will continue the the game’s epic main storyline and venture to South Africa. Infiltrate the New Dawn compound, fight new enemies and solve new mysteries surrounding the Morninglight cult.
The fuse is lit. Philip Marquard, leader of the Morninglight, has been making moves in a hotbed of cultist operations: New Dawn. A mysterious text was sent to your phone. It’s time to come out of the shadows and spring into action.
The Closers roster is getting bigger! Tina joins the Wolf Dogs in their fight to rid the world of interdimensional monsters. Last month, the Closers community had a chance to vote on which character will be added to game next. By only a handful of votes, the young cyborg girl Tina won against the older gal Harpy. We’ve recently teamed up with En Masse to give away hundreds of Closers Starter packs, so grab one for yourself if you’re starting a new journey with Tina!
World of Warcraft celebrates Easter by activating the yearly celebrated feast of Noblegarden, an in-game event in which lords and nobles from each race hide coins, candy and treasures within eggs painted to look like wildflowers. Citizens are encouraged to scour through major cities to find them.