Aeria Games revealed the Closed Beta date for its latest action shooter title. Metal Assault is scheduled to open its battlefields to Closed Beta participants on April 1. Interested players can still sign up for a Closed Beta invite at Metal Assault’s Official Website . Metal Assault is […]
The 2nd Open Beta Test of English Cosmic Break will begin on September 17 (Fri.) at 12:00 noon, PDT, (21:00 GMT+1) and run until October 17! The GMs will be back too during the 2nd OBT to host more transformation events, UC lumberjack events, GM radio, and other […]
In this much-referenced technical piece originally published in Game Developer magazine late last year, the team behind idiosyncratic MMO success EVE Online discusses precisely why sharing a single world between all of its players makes sense. Most of the larger massively multiplayer online games use separate instances, or […]
The term was popularized by William Gibson‘s 1996 novel Idoru, which has several references to otaku. The otaku, the passionate obsessive, the information age’s embodiment of the connoisseur, more concerned with the accumulation of data than of objects, seems a natural crossover figure in today’s interface of British […]
What role will role-playing games play at this year’s E3 expo? A big one, whether you’re a fan of the old-school turn-based brand or the massively multiplayer online way of doing things. E3 2010 Preview: These Are the Big RPGs, We Think.