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  • NCSoft Reveals Lineage Eternal 0 CommentsPosted by on November 12, 2011 under Gaming, News
    Back in the pre-WoW MMO times, Lineage held the crown as one of the most played games in the world. After EQ hit it big with 3D, NCSoft made a Lineage II that went away from the top-down 2D graphics of the original for a more familiar 3D environment. Now that a large group of the original Lineage II developers have gone on to make Tera; NCSoft is returning to the top-down Diablo style gameplay fro... more.
  • The Old Republic Beta…For Everyone! 0 CommentsPosted by on under Gaming, News
    BioWare has announced that later this month they'll be holding another Beta Test Weekend for The Old Republic, only this time it's for everyone who has signed up to test the game. As long as you registered before 11/11/11, you should be receiving an email confirmation that you'll get to participate in this test. The exact date isn't announced, but I wouldn't be surprised if it happened over Thanks... more.
  • Steam Hacked! 0 CommentsPosted by on November 11, 2011 under Gaming, News
    After the PlayStation Network hack earlier this year, gamers have been on edge...and now the PC's biggest gaming source is the victim. Valve confirmed that the Steam database has been hacked, but the passwords and stored credit card information was encrypted and there's no sign of them being accessed yet. This followed a hack to their forums this past weekend, which lead them to discover that the ... more.
  • More Game of Thrones Games Coming 0 CommentsPosted by on November 10, 2011 under Gaming, News
    Right before Game of Thrones launched on HBO, a rather disappointing RTS game was released on the PC. Obviously with the books and now TV series becoming such a big franchise, it's pretty obvious that there will be more game cash-in attempts. According to USA Today, there are three more on the way. ... more.
  • The Simpsons Arcade Game Finally on Consoles! 1 CommentsPosted by on under Gaming, News
    Hell has frozen over. One of the most wanted arcade games in history is finally making its way to home consoles. The side-scrolling Konami beat-em-up Simpsons Arcade game appears to be on the way to XBLA and PSN. There's no official confirmation from Konami yet, but the signs are looking very good for this to finally happen. more.
  • Star Wars + AC/DC = Awesome 0 CommentsPosted by on under News, Star Wars, Videos
    Yea, we know fan made youtube videos are more common than a Prequel basher in a Star Wars conversation; but this one is pretty awesome. For one, it has no Linkin Park. That alone should make you click. In a world where just about every single fan made music video on youtube is plagued by the same Linkin Park song, the creator of this video has some definite taste to set it to AC/DC. This video ... more.
  • Star Trek Online Goes Free to Play January 17th 0 CommentsPosted by on November 9, 2011 under Gaming, News
    Cryptic Studios has finally announced the date that Star Trek Online will be going Free to Play. Via IGN, they revealed that the big day will be January 17, 2012. Interestingly, they reveal in the article that they wanted the game to be F2P back at launch in 2010, but Atari didn't want them to do that. The rest of the article details h... more.
  • World of Skyrim Trailer Gets You Hyped for Friday 0 CommentsPosted by on under Gaming, News, Videos
    I've been playing the Elder Scrolls games since Arena on the PC. I have fond memories of fiddling with Daggerfall on my Pentium 3 to get it to run correctly, and then loving Redguard and being disappointed in Battlespire. Morrowind brought the series to consoles for the first time, and introduced a whole new market to the awesomesauce that is the open world of Elder Scrolls. Then we got Oblivion, ... more.
  • 1.1 Million Players Flee WoW 0 CommentsPosted by on under Gaming, News
    Has World of Warcraft finally begun that downhill descent that all large MMOs do? It probably has finally hit critical mass and has seriously started to bleed players as today Blizzard announced that their global subscriber numbers have dropped from 11.4 million to 10.3 million. Blizzard did stress that most of these lost subscriptions have come from the Asian market, and not North America; so peo... more.
  • TOR Begins the Day Galaxies Dies 0 CommentsPosted by on November 8, 2011 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
    BioWare has finally revealed the details of The Old Republic's Early Access program for pre-orders, and Star Wars fans have a difficult choice to make. According to BioWare, the Early Access will begin five days before the game's December 20th release date. That means that if you claimed your pre-order key rather early, you'll be able to play The Old Republic as early as December 15th. There's ... more.
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