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Players Are Pissed Over Guild Wars 2 Expansion Pricing

Earlier this week ArenaNet announced preorders for Heart of Thorns, the first major expansion for Guild Wars 2. Then all hell broke loose over the upgrade’s $US50 base price tag.


Wildstar Goes Free-To-Play In The Fall

Carbine Studios’ sci-fi MMORPG Wildstar launched in June of 2014, bravely opting for a paid subscription model while more high-profile games were going free-to-play. They made it a year!


WildStar Joins The Free-To-Play Bandwagon, Almost A Year After Release

The subscription-based model for MMOs is well and truly dead. With the exception of stalwarts such as Blizzard’s World of Warcraft, it seems every massively-multiplayer online game eventually switches to free-to-play. In the case of NCSoft’s WildStar, it took less than a year for the developer to drop the need for regular payments, in exchange for optional costs.


Mecha Punching Sure Is Intense

This is Project Hon. It’s a mecha game with machines that shoot, transform and smack the crap out of each other.


WildStar Finally Gets Around To Talking About Raiding

With less than a month left before the June 3 official launch of WildStar, Carbine Studios gives prospective players a look at the high-end raid content topping off the eagerly anticipated science fiction MMORPG.


WildStar Launches Worldwide In June, Preorders Begin Next Week

Carbine Studios’ animated space opera has been teasing MMORPG fans with colourful characters and hilarious CGI videos since its announcement in 2011. On 3 June, WildStar opens the wild space frontier to the public. Let’s see what goodies we can get for preordering.


It's Finally Time To Take Down Guild Wars 2's Most Notorious Villain

This is Scarlet Briar, posing here next to her massive drill ship, currently tearing a gigantic hole in the harbor outside of one of Guild Wars 2‘s most important cities. Somebody should probably put a stop to that.


There Is So Much Customisation In WildStar

Upcoming sci-fi MMO WildStar isn’t just about carving out a corner of some twisted alien planet. It’s about making that corner your own, decorating it to your tastes, and putting a bowl of ramen atop your giant hamster ball.


Tonight On Guild Wars: Scooby-Doo

The gang gets lost in Twilight Arbor while searching for the Lake of Fear. They should have picked another MMO, they won’t find any Scooby Snacks here. It’s still an awesome shot, made by Guild Wars 2 player Lua and her friends.


One Of Korea's Most Talented Game Artists Leaving NCsoft

After eight years, illustrator Hyung-Tae Kim is leaving NCsoft. Earlier today, Kim confirmed the departure on his blog.