Publisher Trion Worlds and gaming community Raptr have analyzed player data collected from Rift, a struggling MMORPG that went free-to-play back in May. Not surprisingly, the numbers are good.
Former chief gaming officer will now lead Bigpoint, which has 300 million registered online game players.
Tera is the latest online role-playing game to drop its subscription requirement in favor of a free-to-play business model.
MechWarrior Online enters open beta.
Online gaming giant Bigpoint is expanding to new platforms by launching new free-to-play games on Amazon’s digital games store.
Ijji Games’ A.V.A, GunZ, and Soldier Front are now integrated into the Aeria Games service.
At first glance, it’s easy to dismiss Loadout as a mere Team Fortress 2 clone — and developer Edge of Reality says that’s OK. The developer’s strategy is to do the game right so that players will gravitate to it, even if they have seen this kind of game play before.