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The Secret World Drops Subscription Starting Today!

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With yesterday’s video from Game Director Joel Bylos, it seemed pretty obvious that The Secret World was prepping to go free-to-play.  What wasn’t so obvious was that it was going to happen this quickly.  Starting today there is no longer a subscription fee required to play.   The model Funcom has chosen for its MMO […]

The Secret World Going F2P During the Apocalypse?

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The Secret World released a video today showing Game Director Joel Bylos contemplating the end of the world, and its implications.  If you don’t know, December 21st marks what many feel is the Mayan calendar’s prediction of the end of the world. So what does his apocalyptic bucket list consist of?  Making sure as many people as […]

APB Reloaded Celebrates One Year on Steam

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APB Reloaded is celebrating its first anniversary on Steam, and to commemorate this milestone they are giving away a free gift to players who login anytime between Thursday Dec. 6th and Sunday Dec. 9th. APB Reloaded is a free-to-play game where you tank on the role of a Criminal hell-bent on causing havoc and making money, or an […]

City of Steam Closed Beta Dates

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City of Steam is ramping up towards its closed beta, and November 16th will see the first round of testing begin. Beta test will be divided into 4 “seasons”, and will introduce loads of new features to the game. Devs have said that character wipes will be held to a minimum whenever possible between seasons. […]

SWTOR F2P Model Changes Due to Beta Feedback

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Star Wars: The Old Republic‘s incoming “free-to-play” conversion is live on the public test shards, and thanks to player feedback the team at BioWare have made some adjustments to some of the F2P restricitons. Damion Schubert posted the following on the official forums: “We’ve been observing PTS closely over the last few days. In that […]