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URL :http://lorehound.com
Filed Under:Entertainment / Video Games
Posts on Regator:2063
Posts / Week:9
Archived Since:June 4, 2010

Blog Post Archive

TOME: Immortal Arena Coming in November with New Game Mode (Video)

We’re not sure what you’re going to be most excited about, that TOME: Immortal Arena is launching in the near future or that the Kixeye MOBA is receiving a new game mode at the same time. We’ll pull a Jay Mohr and go over them at the same time. TOME will be 5v21ing on Novembtuary map. That [&hellip

F2P Friday: Blue Bashing in HotS & Getting Scary in DI:E

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

SMITE: Demigods, Deities and Gods Explained – Nox

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

How To Score a Nu Wa Water Dancer Skin

I mentioned on a recent stream that SMITE has a large collection of partners. These SMITE partners allow players to earn free gems, favor, skins, what have you. Raptr, Curse, ad partners, Twitch. Now they’ve added Daily rewards, giving players yet another avenue to secure some free favor, and even gems in the later days simply by [&hellip

Nox is the 59th God of SMITE (Video)

The Goddess of Night is upon the. Hi-Rez Studios patched SMITE, its third-person god-based multiplayer online battle arena that’s been tearing up the eSports scene. The latest addition is from the growing Roman pantheon, one which is no longer meant to deliver the lawlz, and fulfills the role of a magical ranged mage with ludicrous [&hellip

Instance Gratification 11: Still Doing that WoW Thing

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

Why is Anyone Grinding Gear Ahead of Warlords of Draenor?

I never understood the reasoning behind massive returns shortly before an MMORPG expansion. For the most part, everything previous to the expansion is simply abandoned. Content, gear, storylines, freaking everything. Without events like...Show More Summary

Neverwinter: Module 5 – Rise of Tiamat Coming Mid-November (Video)

Cryptic Studios and Perfect World Entertainment are pushing out the fifth major content patch for the action-oriented Dungeon & Dragons MMORPG on November 18. The driving feature of Rise of Tiamat is the continued epic storyline of the Season of Dragons, which may or may not be culminating with the Rise of Tiamat. The short [&hellip

MOBA Monday: Heroes of the SMITE (Giveaways)

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

Join the Struggle Against or With Vampires in Nosgoth (Giveaway)

Wondering how you can join the death-filled world of Nosgoth? The third-person fighting game remains in early beta testing so it’s not exactly easy. Sure, you can pre-purchase for Early Access, but who wants to spend money when you don’t have to? The answer should be “no one!” Psyonix and Lore Hound is teaming up [&hellip

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

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