Legends of Aria works toward June open beta

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Legends of Aria works toward June open beta

Hope you haven’t booked that summer vacation just yet, because Legends of Aria would like to interest in a fantasy holiday. The studio announced this week that it is a patch or two away from open beta, which it hopes to start in June. The wider testing base is necessary, Citadel Studios said, in order to “start addressing the issues we...

Defiance 2050 plans second closed beta weekend – for all platforms this time

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Defiance 2050 plans second closed beta weekend – for all platforms this time

Did you miss last weekend’s Defiance 2050 closed beta? Good news for you; Trion is doing another one – this very weekend, in fact. Aaaaand it won’t just be for PC players this time. “The Defiance 2050 PC closed beta weekend was a huge success, with thousands of players jumping to see what the upcoming reimagining of the landmark sci-fi...

Project Gorgon explains why its appeal isn’t merely nostalgia-related

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Project Gorgon explains why its appeal isn’t merely nostalgia-related

Project Gorgon, the scrappy indie MMO that recently went into Steam early access, hosted an Ask Me Anything session on Reddit to talk about the game yesterday. Gorgon is a somewhat popular subject on MMO boards, and the AMA garnered a lot of questions and responses. The devs said that they had not posted a roadmap for the fantasy MMO...

Elder Scrolls Online’s Summerset includes inquisitors, actors, and academics

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Elder Scrolls Online’s Summerset includes inquisitors, actors, and academics

When Elder Scrolls Online’s Summerset chapter launches next month, it’ll introduce a number of new groups and factions to the game. The Psijic Order has already been well-documented as an ancient monastic order that studies the magic of Tamriel in a secretive way – very different from the traditional Mages Guild. But you may not know about the other groups,...

Destiny 2 is about to unveil its Warmind DLC

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Destiny 2 is about to unveil its Warmind DLC

The second DLC expansion for Destiny 2 is arriving early next month — but players can get all of the details on it today. Bungie is doing a deep dive on Warmind in a Twitch stream today and talking about the huge content update that’s scheduled for May 8th. The full reveal stream is taking place at 1:00 p.m. EDT...

Overwatch inadvertently reveals lunar colony revamp for future patch

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Overwatch inadvertently reveals lunar colony revamp for future patch

The relatively new(ish) Horizons Lunar Colony map in Overwatch is getting a revamp — but don’t tell anyone else because it’s supposed to be hush-hush. Or it should have been, except that a version of the rework slipped onto the public test realm to the surprise of players along side the new Rialto map. Blizzard affirmed the lunar colony revamp...

The Stream Team: Celebrating 11 years of Lord of the Rings Online

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The Stream Team: Celebrating 11 years of Lord of the Rings Online

It’s been 11 years, and Massively OP’s MJ is no where near tiring of roaming Middle-earth in LOTRO. (She’s also no where near finishing everything!) Today she celebrates the 11th anniversary by diving into the event. Can she get more done than she managed last year? Gather around the party tree and tune in live at 12:00 pm to wish...

Daybreak’s Russian parent company’s assets are frozen by the U.S. government

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Daybreak’s Russian parent company’s assets are frozen by the U.S. government

A chain of business connections could have a real and dire impact on Daybreak Games Company following the freezing of company assets by the U.S. government. On April 6th, the U.S. Department of the Treasury targeted several Russian oligarchs and froze their assets due to “destabilizing activities” by these figures (including suspected interference in the 2016 U.S. election). One of...