The Two Superhero MMOs Not Facing Imminent Death Are Doing Just Fine

As fans gather in a desperate attempt to save the doomed City of Heroes from its announced closure, DC Universe Online unleashes mystical forces with its latest expansion and Dr. Destroyer's army of Destroid robots rises in Champions Online in celebration of the game's third anniversary. » 9/18/12 9:30pm 9/18/12 9:30pm

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Four Cool Things about Four 'Free' MMOs

The world of massively multiplayer online games keeps getting, well, more massive. We've come a long way since I first picked up the genre eight years ago. World of Warcraft may still dominate the traditional monthly susbcription market, but free-to-play multiplayer worlds of all kinds boast tens of millions of… » 6/13/12 3:40pm 6/13/12 3:40pm

Neverwinter Takes a Fast-Paced, Streamlined Stab (and Swing, and Zap)…

I sat down in Perfect World's E3 demo room on Tuesday unsure what I should expect from Neverwinter. I remember trying Dungeons and Dragons Online back in 2006 when it was new, and I've poked ineffectually at Neverwinter Nights a few times in my life, but neither ever captivated me. I respected those games' goals, but… » 6/06/12 7:20am 6/06/12 7:20am

What Free-to-Play Means to Star Trek Online Players

Late last week it was revealed that Cryptic Studios' massively multiplayer Star Trek Online would be going free-to-play later this year, swapping required subscription fees for an active player base. Today we find out what's free and what'll have players reaching for their gold-pressed latinum. » 9/06/11 2:20pm 9/06/11 2:20pm

Perfect World International Beta Registration Opens

So, we mentioned that the English-speaking world is getting its own version of Perfect World » 7/26/08 12:30pm 7/26/08 12:30pm, so it can stop piggybacking on a couple of servers on the Malaysian version; along with another launch comes another closed beta, which will be starting on August 19th. The has more information on giveaways and the like, or…