As Atlantica Online goes halfway into the month of May, Nexon releases Atlantica Online’s Ascension patch. The Ascension patch ( Rise of Atlantis: Ascension) opens up a new section of Atlantis in the game – West Atlantis. The level cap has also been raised to 160 and a new level 155 raid has also been added to the game. The patch also comes with a new Mercenary, Chironia and a new level 152 dungeon – Transcendent Temple, where player get a chance to get their hands on Transcendent Rings which increases all character stats! New skills has also been added to most of the characters in Atlantica. Check out the video below for a taste of the updated contents and also Nexon’s official website for more updates and info on the game.
Monster Hunter Online publisher Tencent has recently released a new CG trailer and some highlights for it’s upcoming title. For now, only a couple of monster have been officially confirmed such as Caeserber (beaver) and Velocidrome. Caeserber is one of the newest members of the monsters in the Monster Hunter massive franchise. Village of Milad was also introduced in the update. Check out their Official Website for more updates on the game!
Gazillion Entertaiment’s hot title Marvel Heroes had just gone through its open beta weekend. MMOBomb had released a 30-minute first look gameplay video of Marvel Heroes. The video shows a couple of maps and also intro of the UI (User Interface) and other useful information of the game. Check out the video!
The Elder Scrolls Online or TESO will be going to the GamesCom held in Cologne, Germany. Zenimax Online Studios announced that they will be going to Gamescom this year with their next big title. Zenimax Online Studios also confirmed that attendees will be able to get their hands on an awesome playable demo of The Elder Scrolls Online at the Zenimax booth. Gamescom will be held at Cologne, Germany from 22nd to the 25th August. Tickets are now on sale at their website with prices ranging from 11 € to 17 €, differing from Day to Family Tickets. Remember to visit Gamescom’s Official Website for more info on tickets, transportation and FAQ’s about the event, and don’t forget to visit The Elder Scrolls Online Official Website to sign up for Beta.
Publisher Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment and developer Turbine has recently announced the CBT (Closed Beta Testing) date of the fast paced, Free-to-play MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) – Infinite Crisis. The first phase of the CBT will be held on 8th of May 2013. Players get to choose various heroes and villains such as: Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, Joker, Doomsday, Zatanna and many more characters from DC to battle out each other throughout Infinite Crisis’s huge Multi-verse. Although the official release date of the game is yet to be announced, but it is rumoured that the game will be officially launched by end of this year. For more info about the game or Sign Up, remember to visit their Official Website!
When every other similar copycat free-to-play 2D side scrolling mmorpg game had to close down, Maple Story is the only one still standing strong after 10 years since launch. Coming 29th of April will be MapleStory 10th anniversary. MapleSEA just launched MapleStory Season 2 yesterday!
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has currently unveiled the fifth expansion of the hit MMO The Lord of the Rings Online – Helm’s Deep. The expansion is set to be out this Fall where players get a chance to venture into the western plains of Rohan.
Shanda Games and Eyedentity Games CEO Donghai Qian has officially announced at the World Game Grand Ceremony 2013 that the development of Dragon Nest 2 is in progress. The sequel of the popular action MMORPG Dragon Nest.
Dragon Nest 2 will be an eye opening open-world MMO and shall adopt Dragon Nest’s 3D realistic style. The game will still go on with the same action aspects but some tweaks will be made. The CEO Donghai Qian assures that they will meet the fans and current player’s expectation in developing the game. Fans and current players will be looking at least 2 years of development.
BlizzCon is back and the ticket are going to be on sale this April 24th and April 27th 2013. The first batch will be out on 24th at 7.00 p.m PDT and if you missed out on the first batch, the second batch will be out on 27th at 10:00a.m PDT. The event will be held at Anaheim Convention Stadium on the 8th and 9th of November 2013. Tickets will be priced at $175 USD.
Remember to get your Battle.net account ready as you are going to need it to purchase the tickets. Also don’t forget to update any credit card or debit card information if needed. Check out BlizzCon’s Official Webpage for more info and also the steps in order to purchase the tickets correctly. You can also check out BlizzCon’s ticket sales page!
Capcom and Tencent announced their intentions in publishing a new title based on Capcoms multi-award winning franchise Monster Hunter. It was announced in a conference in Beijing.
Monster Hunter Online (怪物猎人 Online) is powered by Crytek’s CryEngine3 which is also used to power Far Cry 3. The game is set to go in beta testing phase on 6th of July 2013, but for now Capcom and Tencent announced that the game will only be published in China, rumored to be available worldwide after full release. Check out Monster Hunter Online gameplay trailer below