DC's Infinite Crisis Has Officially Launched. Let's Play. [All Done!]

After an eternity in beta, Turbine's DC Comics-based MOBA has officially launched, complete with its own Steam page and everything. How about a celebratory stream? » 3/26/15 10:21pm Thursday 10:21pm

Do You Even Green Lantern, Bro? No.

That's it, DC Comics needs to revoke Turbine's license to create variant versions of iconic heroes for MOBA Infinite Crisis. I draw the line at popped-collar, sandals-with-socks "SoCal Hal" Green Lantern. » 10/08/14 5:30pm 10/08/14 5:30pm

Batman's Vampire Son And The Joker's Severed Head Join Infinite Crisis

The makers of Infinite Crisis continue to expand the twisted alternate reality DC Comics playground today with a brand-new tutorial mode and two of the strangest additions to its hero roster yet — Nightmare Robin and Atomic Joker. » 9/24/14 12:00pm 9/24/14 12:00pm

The Saturday Morning Stream Takes On Infinite Crisis [Game Over]

Thanks to Valve's big-ass DOTA 2 competition, I've got multiplayer online battle arena games on the mind this weekend, but I'm no DOTA 2 player. I'm barely an Infinite Crisis player, but at least I'm dying surrounded by DC superheroes. » 7/19/14 11:25am 7/19/14 11:25am

15-Year Development On An MMO Comes To An End

Even if you've never played it, you've probably heard of Asheron's Call. A pioneering MMORPG, it's been around for over 15 years now. And while it'll still be around for a few more to come, AC's developers have announced that they're ceasing work on the game. » 3/03/14 11:30pm 3/03/14 11:30pm

$99 Unlocks A Ton Of Stuff In The Free-to-Play DC Universe MOBA

Quickly becoming the standard for free-to-play PC games, Founders' packs give players a chance to forego post-launch nickle-and-dime content into one massive down payment. What does $100 get you in the DC Comics take on League of Legends? » 8/01/13 12:00pm 8/01/13 12:00pm

These Patents Video Game Publishers Own May Surprise You. Plus More...

After listening to this week's episode of This American Life on software patents, I was curious to investigate patents within the gaming sphere. Although we routinely hear about console manufacturers' patents, patents from publishers are a less frequent source for headlines. » 6/06/13 5:00pm 6/06/13 5:00pm

Infinite Crisis Turns the DC Comics Multiverse into a MOBA…

You'll get to have multiple versions of the Dark Knight fighting against each other later this year when the just announced Infinite Crisis comes to PCs. The MOBA title is being developed by Turbine. Here's what the press release says: » 3/25/13 10:20am 3/25/13 10:20am

Celebrate Five Years of Lord of the Rings Online with Free Stuff

Has it really been five years since Turbine took the world's most beloved fantasy world and transformed it into a massively multiplayer online game adored by a handful of players until it went free-to-play? Well I sure hope so; otherwise this post is pretty pointless. » 4/16/12 9:30am 4/16/12 9:30am

How Can I Take Dungeons & Dragons Online's New Druid Class Seriously…

Dungeons & Dragons Online's Menace of the Underdark expansion launches on June 25, bringing with it the new Druid class, seen here dragging its ass across the carpet. Somebody get me a rolled-up newspaper. » 3/20/12 1:15pm 3/20/12 1:15pm

Dungeons & Dragons Online's First Expansion Pack Travels to the…

The most disappointing aspect of Dungeons & Dragons Online was that the game was set in Stormreach instead of the much more popular Forgotten Realms campaign setting. Turbine rectifies that mistake with the first expansion pack for the six-year-old MMO, Menace of the Underdark. » 1/19/12 11:30am 1/19/12 11:30am

Lord of the Rings Online's Forums Might Have Been Hacked

Turbine, developers of Lord of the Rings Online and Dungeons & Dragons Online, have sent out an email this evening warning users that the studio's forum accounts may have been compromised. » 10/18/11 4:45am 10/18/11 4:45am

Celebrating Five Years Of Dungeons & Dragons Online With Pirates

It's been five years since Turbine opened the port of Smuggler's Rest to adventurers heeding the call of Dungeons & Dragons Online, and to Smuggler's Rest they'll return for the new quests and special gifts of a special anniversary event. » 2/22/11 1:00pm 2/22/11 1:00pm

Lord Of The Rings Tripled Its Revenue By Going Free-To-Play

In a podcast, the developers of Lord of the Rings Online said that the switch over to a freemium play model has already tripled the revenue coming in from the MMO. » 1/07/11 4:00am 1/07/11 4:00am

Celebrate Three Years Of Lord Of The Rings Online With Savings

Turbine marks three years' worth of plunging players headlong into the magical world of J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle Earth with discounts for folks who'd like to stick around a little bit longer. » 4/26/10 4:20pm 4/26/10 4:20pm

Lord of the Rings Online Team Snatched Up By Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. video game family grows again today, as does the its ownership of things that fall under The Lord of the Rings brand, with the acquisition of developer Turbine, maker of The Lord of the Rings Online. » 4/20/10 7:00pm 4/20/10 7:00pm

Dungeons & Dragons Online Players Unite To Topple Offer Wall

Exploring alternative commerce models for Dungeons & Dragons Online, Turbine recently created an offer wall, where players could complete "special offers" in exchange for points. Due to tremendous negative user feedback, Turbine has now torn down that wall. » 4/15/10 3:20pm 4/15/10 3:20pm

There's A New Playable Race In Asheron's Call

After nearly 11 years of humanoid player characters, Turbine updates ancient MMO Asheron's Call with a new playable race, with three more on the way this year. » 4/15/10 11:20am 4/15/10 11:20am