The Doomed Kingdoms of Amalur MMO Would Have Explored the Darker Side…

The sad tale of the closure of 38 Studios and Big Huge Games and the cancellation of the Kingdoms of Amalur becomes even more tragic with each new scrap of information on the massively-multiplayer game. That's why author R.A. Salvatore explaining the story behind the game at DragonCon earlier this month made me so… » 9/12/12 4:30pm 9/12/12 4:30pm

The World's Most Famous Dark Elf Carves a Path to Neverwinter

Hoping to capture the attention of both traditional pen-and-paper role-players and video game RPG fans, Wizards of the Coast wants to put the city of Neverwinter on the minds of fantasy fans everywhere. That's why they've called in the big guns: author R.A. Salvatore and his most famous creation, Drizzt Do'Urden. » 10/04/11 6:00pm 10/04/11 6:00pm

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Could Be 2012's Sleeper Hit

Everything about Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning seems designed to lose my interest. There's the title, the high fantasy setting, the silly race names. The entire game seems like a pastiche of all of the action role-playing titles that came before it. » 5/26/11 1:00pm 5/26/11 1:00pm

Curt Schilling's All-Star RPG Becomes Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning

Previously known simply as Project Mercury, Curt Schilling's 38 Studios and EA finally give the Todd McFarlane, R.A. Salvatore, and Ken Rolston powered role-playing game a name, promising open world exploration and fast-paced action combat in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. » 7/20/10 11:40am 7/20/10 11:40am