Turtle Rock Studios has announced that Evolve has become free-to-play as of today. According to the announcement made on the studio’s forums, anyone who purchased Evolve in the past will have Founder status, which allows players to keep all of their progress in addition to other rewards.
During a private pre-TGS, Tokyo Game Show, Namco Bandai announced that their free to play single player game, Soul Calibur: Lost Souls, will launch sometime this winter on the Playstation Network. The new game would also mark the return of Sophitia, the classic Athenian warrior, who died sometime between the events of Soul Caliber 4 and Soul Calibur 5.
The folks over at Webzen were kind enough to offer me a souped up account to try out one of their most recent releases, freshly out of closed beta: Arctic Combat, a free to play military shooter, does Webzen nail it, or is this one a dud? Check after the break to find out!
A former Bioware developer has suggested that negative fan reaction to Mass Effect 3 and Star Wars The Old Republic was a critical factor in the departures of Bioware co-founders Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka.
Team Fortress 2, Blacklight: Retribution, and Tribes Ascend are some of the most popular free-to-play shooters today. They please the masses with fast action, loud guns, and the occasional antics. Now, Ubisoft has come into the F2P market with a shooter that delivers a different pace and approach to F2P multiplayer combat — Ghost Recon Online. Ubisoft went into open beta with their franchise newcomer on August 15, and since then, we’ve gotten a chance to check it out.
Overview In case you’re unfamiliar with it, Ghost Recon is a tactical shooter franchise that debuted in 2001 on PC. The series spans a dozen titles & expansions — the most recent Ghost Recon: [...]
Signal Studios has announced that their upcoming action RPG, Ascend: New Gods, will be one of the first free to play games released on Xbox Live.
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Hi-Rez Studios gave Tribes Ascend a boost this week as they released the ‘Accelerate‘ update to the masses. The 400 MB patch brought about a number of key changes to the game’s progression system, while also providing a selection of new ‘side-grades’ to pimp out each class.
Have you been pining for massive mech destruction? Well, good news then. Piranha Games Inc. announced that MechWarrior Online entered closed beta as of May 22, 2012.