Entries in 'mmorpg' (17)

NCsoft claims Guild Wars 2 MMORPG sales record

NCsoft claims Guild Wars 2 MMORPG sales record

Guild Wars 2 has claimed an impressive sales record, if publisher NCsoft is to be believed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 16th 2013 at 2:24PM in News
Blizzard's Titan "unlikely to be subscription based"

Blizzard's Titan "unlikely to be subscription based"

Future players of Blizzard’s upcoming MMO Titan are unlikely to be asked to pay a monthly subscription to access the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 2nd 2013 at 12:07PM in News
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn beta hits 1m sign-ups

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn beta hits 1m sign-ups

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, Square Enix’s complete reworking of the admitted mess that was FFXIV, has garnered over 1m registrations for its beta program.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 7:35AM in News
NCsoft announces Blade & Soul

NCsoft announces Blade & Soul

Online games publisher NCsoft has announced the western release of martial arts-based MMO Blade & Soul.

Lauren Wainwright
by Lauren Wainwright
on Sep 13th 2012 at 2:35PM in News

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Artplant-chief Jack Wulff with Game of Thrones-author George R.R. Martin. PHOTO: Artplant

Artplant creates Game of Thrones MMO

BigPoint has announced an upcoming Massive Multiplayer Online RPG based on the popular HBO-series Game of Thrones, with Norwegian studio Artplant on development duties.

Jon Cato
by Jon Cato
on Mar 2nd 2012 at 4:00PM in News
Free-to-play Aion takes flight in February

Free-to-play Aion takes flight in February

NCsoft's Aion: The Tower of Eternity is the latest MMORPG to switch to the free-to-play model.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 14th 2011 at 11:26AM in News
Trion Worlds hits 1m sign-ups

Trion Worlds hits 1m sign-ups

MMO developer and publisher Trion Worlds has announced that more than one million user accounts have been registered with the company to date.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 24th 2011 at 3:37PM in News
Brits spend £195m on MMOs

Brits spend £195m on MMOs

UK players of massively multiplayer online games spent £195m on them last year, a report has found.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2010 at 3:12PM in News

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Brits spend £200m on MMOs

Brits spend £200m on MMOs

British gamers spent £195m on MMO games last year, ahead of Germany and France, with £165m and £145m respectively, according to a new report.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 9th 2010 at 1:15PM in News
Star Trek Online beams down in February

Star Trek Online beams down in February

Atari has announced Star Trek Online will released for PC on February 5th in Europe.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Nov 6th 2009 at 10:05AM in News
Aion pre-orders near 400,000

Aion pre-orders near 400,000

NCsoft has announced its upcoming MMO, Aion: The Tower Of Eternity, has generated almost 400,000 pre-orders.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 18th 2009 at 11:14AM in News
E3 08: KOTOR MMO confirmed

E3 08: KOTOR MMO confirmed

E3 may be over but the big-hitting announcements just keep creeping out – this time it’s the turn of EA chief executive John Riccitiello who has confirmed that the EA-owned ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 18th 2008 at 12:22PM in News

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NCsoft says console MMOs are inevitable

NCsoft says console MMOs are inevitable

In an interview with GameDaily, the president of NCsoft North America Chris Chung has said that it is inevitable that the MMO genre will eventually shift its focus from ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 5th 2008 at 10:11AM in News
Online gaming to beat $13 billion by 2012

Online gaming to beat $13 billion by 2012

A new report by analyst firm DFC Intelligence has claimed that the total worldwide market for both online gaming subscriptions and the trade of virtual in-game items will surpass $13 ...
by Ben Parfitt
on May 31st 2007 at 4:15PM in News
MMOs reach new heights in Western market

MMOs reach new heights in Western market

Its popularity in the Asian market is already well known, but MMO gaming is having an increasingly significant impact in the Western markets, a new report from analyst Screen Digest ...
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 22nd 2007 at 10:00AM in News
Acclaim nets a million

Acclaim nets a million

GameSpot reports that resurrected label Acclaim, which is now a free-to-play MMO online games provider, has racked up its one millionth user just over a year after its re-birth.

by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2007 at 11:30AM in News

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LEGO MMO on the way

LEGO MMO on the way

Denmark’s largest toy manufacturer, LEGO, has brought US online games developer NetDevil on board to work on a new MMO based on its globally successful toy brick brand.

by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 6th 2007 at 9:45AM in News