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Guild Wars 2 Wintersday Trailer

GW2 Wintersday

On December 14th ArenaNet is bringing the holiday season to Guild Wars 2.  Meet the toy maker Tixx as he travels to the major cities of Tyria delivering seasonal cheer to all the citizens of the world.   The Wintersday event runs from December 14th through January 3rd.

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 […]

Trion Brings End of Nations In-House after Petroglyph Layoffs


Trion Worlds has taken over and moved the development of the upcoming RTS End of Nations to its San Francisco studio after former partner Petroglyph announced it had to layoff 30 people, and we can pretty safely assume that the End of Nations dev team were part of that sad news. “We are committed to […]

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 […]