The World of Warcraft team has announced that “Tides of War”, a new novel based in the WoW game world, will be released in physical and eBook formats in August. Tides of War is authored by Christie Golden and preorders are now being taken.
The renowned sorceress Jaina Proudmoore has long struggled to maintain a lasting peace between the Alliance and horde.
But now, as mounting tensions threaten to ignite a new era of conflict, her hopes for peace could be extinguished forever…
Warchief Garrosh, obsessed with assuring the Hordeâ€™s supremacy over Kalimdor, launches an all-out attack against Jaina’s island home of Theramore. Though the valiant Alliance defenders rush to repel the sudden onslaught, theyâ€™ll soon find themselves unprepared for the terrible scope of Garrosh’s true plansâ€¦
The Repopulation is an indie-developed MMO that has piqued a lot of players’ imaginations with its innovative features and “sandbox” mentality. We managed to catch up with the development team to talk about The Repopulation and to give our readers new information about this upcoming title. Read on!
MMORPG.com: Will it be possible to play a stealth type character like a Thief, Assassin, Bounty Hunter in PvE, PvP, or both?
The Repopulation: We have a several rogue or ranger like skill lines including: Stealth, Assassination, Acrobobatics, Disguise, Survival, Thievery, Tracking, Hacking, and some shady forms of Chemistry. There will also be a good amount of unique missions for Underworld types.
Read more of Garrett Fuller’s The Repopulation: Learning More About The Game.
What really seems to help with Allods is that there isnâ€™t a vending system like other F2P games have, so there isnâ€™t an area that is overcrowded by players who are just sitting around AFK trying to sell items. Instead there is just an auction house for trading among players. There is some music in the game, but there can be long periods of time where there isnâ€™t any. In some towns the music gets very tedious after awhile, and often I found it better just to turn it off completely. Still, the visuals are beautifully rendered and not too taxing on the system
In our latest review here at MMORPG.com, Cat Mo takes a look at Allods Online. Allods was one of those games a couple years ago that was so filled with potential that people took notice
Funcom’s Martin Bruusgaard has left a post on the official forums for The Secret World. In it, he details upcoming plan for high level PvP. Among other things, Bruusgaard admits that Fusang was never meant to be a “circle zerg” and that the team is looking closely at ways to make changes.
The team is also working to make Stonehenge and El Dorado more attractive to players and to incentivise playing there.
Lastly, the team acknowledges that there are class imbalances and will be working to address those over the coming updates.
Read the full post on The Secret World’s forum.