MAG Beta Off To A Rocky Start

Zipper Interactive has launched the promised open beta test for the PlayStation 3's MAG, but early server issues are causing frustration for players unable to connect. » 1/04/10 3:20pm 1/04/10 3:20pm

MAG Beta Widens To Pre-order Enlistees

The public beta for Zipper Interactive's massive action game MAG got a few more willing testers today, as the program has expanded to the game's biggest enthusiasts: those who pre-ordered the game. In Canada. » 10/12/09 8:20pm 10/12/09 8:20pm

War Doesn't Decide Who's Right, Only Who Gets +5 XP

Two new gameplay trailers give you a good idea of the Massive Action offered by Sony's MAG, but they raise one question: Are sniper hits not one-shot kills? Check video #1, that guy pumps about six rounds in his target. » 10/03/09 12:30am 10/03/09 12:30am

MAG Beta Invites Going Out To Way More Than 256 People

Time to check your e-mail, PS3 fans. Those desperately wanting to get into the MAG beta might already have an invite cooling in your inbox, getting you one step closer to shooting the bejeezus out of your PlayStation 3 peers. » 8/12/09 2:30pm 8/12/09 2:30pm

MAG Reloading For Release In 2010?

The thinning Fall 2009 release list looks like it's getting one release thinner today, as online retailers are pointing to a delay for MAG, Zipper Interactive's massive action game for the PlayStation 3, which is now aiming for January 2010. » 7/15/09 2:30pm 7/15/09 2:30pm

MAG Devs Talk About How Awesome MAG Is

In this developer diary for the PlayStation 3's MAG - Massive Action Game, Zipper Interactive talks about the challenges of creating a first-person shooter in which 256 players can participate all at once. » 6/22/09 6:30pm 6/22/09 6:30pm

MAG Preview: Generic Action Game

At the Sony booth during E3 2009 I got a chance to become a part of something much bigger than myself, stepping into the shoes of a soldier in Zipper Interactive's MAG - Massive Action Game. » 6/04/09 2:20pm 6/04/09 2:20pm

First MAG Gameplay Trailer Shows 256 Player Action

.html Zipper Interactive's ambitious Massive Action Game may not be as visually impressive as, say Killzone 2 or Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, but give 'em a break. They're dealing with 256 players at a time. » 4/29/09 6:20pm 4/29/09 6:20pm

A Not So Massive Amount Of MAG Media

Zipper Interactive is taking its shooter know-how to a more massive scale with MAG, the developer's "massive action game" for the PlayStation 3. The epic shooter will host battles of up to 256 players online. » 4/29/09 2:40pm 4/29/09 2:40pm

MAG Site Launches With Little Signal, Lots Of Noise

The official web site for Sony's MAG, the "massive action game" for the PlayStation 3 from SOCOM developers Zipper Interactive, has gone live. Don't expect to absorb too much, other than some radio chatter. » 4/07/09 8:40pm 4/07/09 8:40pm

Sony Extends Release Window Of God Of War III, MAG, Heavy Rain, Et Al.

PlayStation 3 blockbusters like God of War III and MAG may not make a 2009 release after all, according to a software release update from Sony. The publisher further clarified its PS3 release plans today. » 2/24/09 5:20pm 2/24/09 5:20pm

MAG to Charge for Monthly/Annual Subscription?

An email titled "Short Survey. Big New Game." has gone out to PlayStation Underground, reports The BitBag, and it tips its hand to pricing plans for MAG » 9/27/08 7:00pm 9/27/08 7:00pm, the working title of the combat MMO Sony The survey featured "at least 15 questions related to payment plans for the game," says Bitbag. "Seems Sony’s plan is to…

Insider Describes the World of Sony's MAG

Click to viewIt's not hard to imagine that Sony knew Microsoft would choose E3 to make its curtain-call announcement of Final Fantasy XIII for the 360. It's likewise reasonable to believe they searched their catalog of works under development for the best candidate to generate any buzz. What we got was a mixed bag -… » 7/20/08 5:00pm 7/20/08 5:00pm

PS3 "Massive Action Game" Announced; Promises Battles Up to 256 Players

Click to viewSony saved the final announcement of its E3 keynote for a concept using the placehold title of "MAG: Massive Action Game," Unveiled by Andy Beaudoin from Zipper Interactive, MAG - whose trailer looked like "SOCOM set 15 years into the future," according to our eyes on the scene, will immerse players in… » 7/15/08 4:10pm 7/15/08 4:10pm