asheron’s call

Asheron’s Call Calls It Quits After 17 Years

On November 2, 1999, Microsoft and Turbine launched Asheron’s Call, a massively multiplayer online fantasy role-playing game that stood toe-to-toe with the likes of EverQuest and Ultima Online. On January 31, Asheron’s Call and its sequel are coming to an end.

When One MMO Closes, Another One Is… Brought Back From The Dead?

When One MMO Closes, Another One Is… Brought Back From The Dead?

Cryptic Studios’ super-powered City of Heroes was recently smothered in molten kryptonite; it has gone to rest with the likes of Tabula Rasa, The Matrix Online, Fury and countless others. Until yesterday, none had returned from this gloomy electronic graveyard. That was until Turbine quietly resurrected Asheron’s Call 2.

Asheron’s Call – 100 Updates And Growing

Asheron’s Call – 100 Updates And Growing

Before I started my four-year run with the original Everquest, I spent a couple months in the world of Dereth in Asheron’s Call. That was nine years and one failed sequel ago, and I was almost certain the game had long since faded away into nothingness. Apparently I was wrong,…