Free to Play — The MMO Gamer

The Secret World Drops Subscription Starting Today!


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?


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

APB Reloaded

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 […]

More SWTOR F2P Changes Made


Star Wars: The Old Republic brought more changes to its free-to-play model yesterday thanks to player feedback, and there are still more tweaks slated for the future. With yesterday’s patch, Preferred Status players will now be given 4 Quickbars by default, up from the 2 previously allowed those who are former subscribers, or have spent […]

Busy MMO Week Ahead


If you’re an MMO gamer, you’ve got quite a bit to look forward to this week with big changes in two popular MMO’s. First off, Rift is launching it’s first expansion, Storm Legion, tomorrow Nov. 13th, and this isn’t just some minor content update they want to charge money for. Two new continents which TRIPLE […]