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Filed Under:Entertainment / Video Games
Posts on Regator:2043
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Archived Since:June 4, 2010

Blog Post Archive

F2P Friday: Storymode of Marvel Heroes & Pokemans (Giveaways)

F2P Friday is our weekly showcase of the growing free-to-play market, from MMORPGs to first-person shooters and beyond.The stream team will feature the latest, greatest and just plain fun games that cost you nothing to play. Ever. Granted, you should throw the developer a bone if you enjoy a title, but you don’t have to. [&hellip

Hearthstone Delayed For Mobile Devices; Surprises No One

The delay of the iOS and Android versions of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft isn’t a surprise because Blizzard Entertainment is the developer, but because of the aforementioned platform. I’ve had numerous discussions with Hearthstone aficionados on the merits of creating a mobile app for a title that was designed as a PC/Tablet game. Few promoted the incredibly [&hellip

Warhammer 40,000: What a Difference Six Months Makes (Video)

We’ve been covering Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade from the beginning. Sci-fi MMOGs are my kryptonite, and with Games Workshop behind Behaviour Interactive’s vision for the intellectual property’s first MMORPG I’ve followed and reported on near every morsel. Show More Summary

ArcheAge: Trion Deletes Cheater’s Gold

ArcheAge has been fast growing a reputation for being infested with hackers, gold spammers and botters. I’ve written about it myself previously.  I was very surprised when I first logged in to ArcheAge and found it awash with gold spammers – my previous experiences with Trion’s games had led me to expect the same stellar anti-gold spam [&hellip

Instance Gratification 10: I’m Back in WoW…and Clueless

Instance Gratification is the return of one of our premiere video outings. Originally featuring the cast of founder bloggers thrashing World of Warcraft dungeons and viewer runs of Dungeon & Dragons Online, the reinvigorated column heads to the realm of the Twitch channel. Come join us every Wednesday for dungeon dives, solo attempts and general [&hellip

WoW, I’ve Made A Huge Mistake

This is up there with Gob’s largest, most hilarious faux pahs. Unfortunately for me and my friends, this is one that will drastically alter our dynamic. It won’t be funny. You see, I’ve resubscribed to my first true life-altering MMORPG addiction. That’s right, the gem that spawned Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and remains the most successful of [&hellip

Neverwinter Loremaster Randy Mosiondz Talks Season of Dragons (Interview)

Neverwinter has expanded four times already. Developer Cryptic Studios is hard at work on Module 5, which will see the rise of one of Dungeons & Dragons’ original protagonists the multiheaded Tiamat. Ahead of this epic addition to the action-oriented MMORPG we dive into the tomes of lore with Randy Mosiondz, a senior content designer [&hellip

MOBA Monday: Orcs Must Die! Unchained & Time for TOME (Giveaway)

MOBA Monday is a weekly showcase of how to perform, eh, let’s go with adequately – we hope – in a massive online battle arena. The streaming squad features the hottest, upcoming or most interesting titles of their and the communities fancy for a few rounds of PvP shenanigans in our weekly Twitch channel staple. [&hellip

ArcheAge: The Conquest of Auroria is Nearly Upon Us!

Set sail for the new continent November 4! The end game continent, Auroria, will be launching in just a few weeks, bringing a host of new content to ArcheAge. New zones, gear, vehicles, enemies, siege warfare … Auroria adds a great deal to ArcheAge and has been avidly desired by ArcheAge players since launch. Probably the best [&hellip

F2P Friday: We’re In the New Gazillion Offices!

F2P Friday is our weekly showcase of the growing free-to-play market, from MMORPGs to first-person shooters and beyond. The stream team will feature the latest, greatest and just plain fun games that cost you nothing to play. Ever. Granted, you should throw the developer a bone if you enjoy a title, but you don’t have [&hellip

NYCC 2014: What Are You Trying to Be?

ReedPOP, the company behind New York Comic Con, seems to be confused with how to position the east coast’s biggest comic convention. Unlike it’s west coast (unaffiliated) rival San Diego Comic Con, NYCC has mutated over the past few years. And not for the good. Yes, it’s continued to grow, now, believe it or not, [&hellip

NYCC 2014: What is Earthman Jack vs. the Ghost Planet (Interview)

Being a dedicated Lore Hound reader you’re likely well aware of my penchant for reading. I consume the written word, reading a variety of topics from business or world news to science fiction and video game op eds. Given the increasing popularity of video games it was only a matter of time before they received [&hellip

Hearthstone: Two Sides of the Same Coin

When I initially began my adventure in Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft I quickly cast off the game. Frustrated by the potential for pay-to-win and my self-imposed delay in joining the ranks I was convinced that I was behind a curve that’d be forever out of reach. Excitement at seeing Kieron the Loaner immortalized – although retooled and [&hellip

ArcheAge: A Dearth of Earth

Become a Patron. Your Land. Your Rules. ArcheAge. Craft. Claim. Conquer. Patron Subscriptions: Special Bonuses, Land Ownership & More! This is what you see when you visit the ArcheAge main page. For many, it’s the entire reason to play. For many, owning land is the only reason to become a Patron. I see variations on this line [&hellip

Swords: Gilded Wastelands Announced!

My favorite zones in games are deserts. I’m not sure why, but that’s always just how it works out. Whether it’s because I like deserts in the real world, or because the general tendency toward game designed deserts appeals to me … I just like desert zones and spend most of my game time in [&hellip

Instance Gratification 9: A Wicked Weekday WildStar Wrangling

Instance Gratification is the return of one of our premiere video outings. Originally featuring the cast of founder bloggers thrashing World of Warcraft dungeons and viewer runs of Dungeon & Dragons Online, the reinvigorated column heads to the realm of the Twitch channel. Come join us every Wednesday for dungeon dives, solo attempts and general [&hellip

SMITE: Demigods, Deities and Gods Explained – Sylvanus

SMITE: Demigods, Deities and Gods Explained is a column dedicated to introducing prospective players of SMITE to its massive back story of lore. From the Greek to Hindu, each week we’ll look at two characters from a major pantheon and provide a quick recap of their history and in what capacity their digital incarnation will [&hellip

MOBA Monday: Smoting in SMITE & Tidings of TOME (Giveaway)

MOBA Monday is a weekly showcase of how to perform, eh, let’s go with adequately – we hope – in a massive online battle arena. The streaming squad features the hottest, upcoming or most interesting titles of their and the communities fancy for a few rounds of PvP shenanigans inour weekly Twitch channel staple. TOME: [&hellip

Impressions of ArcheAge: Trials by Sea

It is now way too late. My eyes are aching and sore, my neck is stiff. I’m cursing myself for losing the day, but as I’m sitting here and grinning like a fool my curses don’t have much sting. It has been a long, long time since I’ve had enough fun in a game to [&hellip

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