Articles Tagged with ncsoft

‘WildStar’ Going Free-To-Play, Is The Latest MMO To Drop Sub Fee

WildStar Online Carbine Studios NCSoft

WildStar, the quirky, sci-fi/western MMORPG, is going free-to-play. Announced via Twitter this morning, WildStar is the latest major MMO release to drop the subscription fee less than a year from its initial launch. #WildStar is going Free-To-Play! Get ready for an epic party. Things are about to get wild! — WildStar (@WildStar) May… Read more »

‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ Wins Four Awards At 2012 GDC Online

SW:TOR Wins Big At GDC Online With Four Awatds

Perhaps there really is a silver lining in every cloud after all. After taking a thrashing financially, losing close to one million subscribers in 2012, MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic finally has something to cheer about. Bioware’s flagship title won four major Game Developers Choice Online Awards over the weekend. Star Wars: The Old… Read more »

NCsoft Reveals Plans To Bring Blade & Soul To Western Gamers

Martial Arts MMORPG Blade And Soul Coming To Western Gamers

NCsoft, one of the world’s largest publishers of online games, announced plans to bring the massively multiplayer online role-playing game, Blade Soul, to Western gamers. The incredibly popular MMORPG has been available in South Korea for 12 weeks and it has already attracted millions of players, who flock to internet cafes across the Asian nation… Read more »

ArenaNet Reopens Guild Wars 2 Digital Sales


Not long after the launch of Guild Wars 2, ArenaNet made the rather surprising decision to shut down digital sales after a flood of new players overwhelmed the servers which caused less than ideal conditions for players. Nearly two weeks later, ArenaNet is now feeling more confident that its servers will be able to hold… Read more »

Monday Guild Wars 2 Update: Annoying Problems Continue

Problems still Plaging Guild Wars 2

I am starting to feel like a broken record. Instead of telling gamers about all the great things in Guild Wars 2, I have the sad duty to report daily on the problems affecting the game. We are more than a week into the official launch, and I must inform our readers that most of… Read more »

Guild Wars 2 Launches August 25 With Early Access

Early Access For Guild Wars 2 Begins August 25

It has become a tradition in online gaming, that pre-order customers are given early access to the official launch of a new game. The ritual will be continue, when the year’s most anticipated MMORPG, Guild Wars 2, begins early access on August 25, 2012. Perhaps no game, other than the now struggling Star Wars: The… Read more »

Aion Will Add Three New Classes in 4.0 Update

Aion To Add Four New Classes For 4.0 Update

Another news flash from Gamescom 2012 to torment and tease excited gamers. The developers of Aion announced that they will be adding three new playable classes for the 4.0 game update. The team from Aion is playing their cards close to the vest, as very few other details were forthcoming. What we were able to… Read more »

Guild Wars 2 Open Beta Ends in Triumph; Game Launches August 28, 2012


The final Guild Wars 2 open beta weekend is over and the game’s developers at ArenaNet must be smiling ear to ear. The event was a complete and highly satisfying success. Servers were packed with excited players and the game performed flawlessly. Now we must wait patiently for a month, while the developers put the… Read more »