Articles Tagged with online gaming

Toxic ‘League of Legends’ Players Facing Bans From Riot Games

Banned Toxic League of Legends Players

Toxic League of Legends players may be facing bans from developer Riot Games in a new initiative to combat the ongoing war against the toxic player. In an official Twitter post from Jeffery Lin, lead designer of social systems, players that show extreme toxicity will be given either a 14 day or permaban in League… Read more »

Guild Wars 2 Unveils ‘Flame And Frost’ Update

Flame And Frost Update Released For Guild Wars 2

ArenaNet and NCsoft made a promise to add new content to Guild Wars 2 on a regular basis, and it looks like they are actually keeping their word. Today, the developers announced that the latest major content update for Guild Wars 2, the long awaited Flame and Frost Prelude, is now live on all servers…. Read more »

The Inquisitr Gaming MMO Update For January 2013

January 2013 MMO Update

The new year has arrived and online gamers are once again faced with the dilemma of which MMOS to play. There are so many great games to choose from and whittling down the list can be a difficult and painful decision. Players must decide if they will focus on just one game or play several… Read more »

‘Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn’ Releases New Dungeon Video

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Japanese game developer Square Enix is continuing the struggle to salvage a quality MMORPG from the disappointing mess that was Final Fantasy 14. In an effort to regain the confidence of the loyal audience that played Final Fantasy games for decades, the company is hard at work on Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn. The… Read more »

The Inquisitr’s First Annual Video Game Awards

The Inquisitr's First Annual Video Game Awards Winners

Today, Monday, December 17, 2012 is a special occasion for gamers everywhere. Today is the day we announce The Inquisitr’s First Annual Video Game Awards and everyone here is excited. Yet our joy is tinged with sadness over the tragedy that shocked our nation and the world on Friday in Newtown, Connecticut. A troubled young… Read more »

‘Guild Wars 2’: A Solid MMO In Search Of An End Game

Guild Wars 2 Lacks An End Game

It is hard to dislike Guild Wars 2. The game has wonderful graphics, strong characters, and probably the smoothest and most enjoyable leveling experience ever seen in an MMO. The crafting is fun and useful, the economy is working as intended, and even the item shop works well without unbalancing the game. When I first… Read more »

‘Planetside 2’ Set For Release On November 20, 2012

Planetside 2 Will Debut On November 20, 2012

Sony Online Entertainment’s exciting new Sci Fi themed, First Person Shooter, Planetside 2, will make its North American and European debut on November 20, 2012. The announcement was made by SOE President John Smedley at the recent annual SOE live fan event. “PlanetSide 2 is without a doubt the next great MMOFPS and I believe… 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 »

Game Director Joe Bylos Talks About His Plans For ‘The Secret World’

Joe Bylos Discusses His Plans For The Secret World

Newly appointed Game Director Joe Bylos has big plans to get The Secret World back on track following several months of sluggish sales for the horror flavored MMO. Funcom, the game’s publisher, no plans at present to deviate from the subscription based model that many big name games have abandoned in recent months. Instead, they… Read more »

‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ Releases Game Update 1.4

SW TOR Releases Game Update 1.4

In keeping with their promise to provide new content on a regular basis for Star Wars: The Old Republic, Bioware has released Game Update 1.4. The latest game update introduces a brand new Operation, major class changes, new PVE gear and many necessary tweaks to the game. Rounding out the update, the Group Finder has… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria’ Review: Part Four

Exploring The New WOW Expansion

Welcome to part four of The Inquisitr’s in-game review of World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria. Before we begin our latest look at the new WoW expansion, please indulge your humble author and permit me to brag just a little. Yes, my fellow gamers, you are looking at a screenshot of your favorite writer on… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria’ Review: Part Three

My New Pandarian Monk Enjoys The View

OK Blizzard, I surrender. As we begin part three of The Inquisitr‘s hands-on review of World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria, I must concede that WoW is still unquestionably the best MMO in existence. Believe me, fellow gamers, I tried my best to find a better game. I played every new MMO that came out… Read more »

‘WOW Mists Of Pandaria’ Review: Part Two

WOW Mists Of Pandaria Review Part 2

Welcome to part two of The Inquisitr’s hands-on review of the World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria expansion. In part one of our review, we explored the Mists of Pandaria launch. After spending the last two days leveling my 85 Orc hunter, I decided to take a break from playing my main character and roll… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria’ Launches Tonight

Mists Of Pandaria Launches Tonight

I am so excited. The new World Of Warcraft Mists Of Pandaria expansion launches tonight at Midnight, PDT. I have a tasty supply of my favorite snacks on hand and the soda is chilling in the fridge. My self-built gaming computer is tweaked to perfection and I have already selected a full nights worth of… Read more »

Having A Blast Playing ‘Guild Wars 2’: Level 80 And Beyond

Guild Wars 2 Is A Blast

I am having an absolute blast playing Guild Wars 2. I can honestly say this is the first game I have ever played in which I actually enjoyed every second of leveling my character. GW2 manages to make leveling such a smooth and effective experience that you almost wish there were 80 more levels to… 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 »

Castle Crashers Now Has 3 Million ‘Knights In The Making’

Castle Crashers

Castle Crashers launched for XBLA in the summer of 2008 and now the company says the game has 3 million ‘knights in the making.” Game developer Behemoth announced the leaderboard total on Thursday. According to the company: “Over three million humans have hacked and slashed their way into a castle in hopes of gaining animated… Read more »

‘The Secret World’ Update Arrives Thursday

The Second Update For The Secret World Arrives Thursday

The second monthly update for The Secret World will arrive on Thursday. The new “Digging Deeper” content was originally planned for today, but it was delayed at the last minute due to an unexpected problem. The change of the release date was announced by the game’s developer, Funcom, in a Twitter post that read, “Due… Read more »