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  • Yeesh. Talk about too much of a good thing.

    Shanda, the Asian developer who already owns and operates over 20 online games, has announced that they plan to launch 35 more over the next two years. From the press release:

    China's leading online game operator Shanda Interactive Entertainment Ltd. (SNDA.NASDAQ) plans to operate 20 new online games in 2008, and 15 more in 2009 and 2010 respectively.

    Shanda president Tang Jun noted that operation of new games will help reduce the company's market risks.

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Aelryn
  • That's a whole lotta WAR junkies.

    If you glance at the Warhammer Online main site page, you'll notice that the beta ticker has recently passed an exciting milestone: the 500,000 subscriber mark!

    See for yourself at the Warhammer Online site.

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Half the price, all the alien killing.

    If you've been waiting for an excuse to buy Tabula Rasa, this is probably it. Amazon is selling it at half price right now ($24.99), and we have no idea how long that promotion will continue.

    Read more and snag your own copy right here.

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Aelryn
  • It's hard not to make jokes about blowing chunks when they title their patches like this.

    The patch notes are out for Chunk #2, the second large expansion for Dungeon Runners. Among other things, it seems like they're quietly switching to an ad-supported model. Here's an excerpt:

    In-game Advertising
    We’ve added in-game advertising to this build of Dungeon Runners. These ads are only visible to free players and they add a whole host of new functionality for our non-paying guests:

    Bank Space

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Drink Russian vodka while playing WoW in Russian!

    Razorwire reports that Blizzard is making a Russian version of World of Warcraft, according to a recent press release.

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Turn your virtual cards into real cash.

    Do you think you have what it takes to hack it with the best Legends of Norrath players out there? Put your cards where your mouth is and prove it this Saturday. If you're right, you could walk away with prizes drawn from a $5000 prize pool.

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Aelryn
  • The latest patch has hit the Tabula Rasa Live servers! Boy, is it a big one. First we've got the Holiday content. Then the portable waypoints, and armor/adrenaline/power chargers are available at your local vendors. Partial Respec is up, and Military Surplus has hit:

    News
    Tue, Dec 11, 2007
    Taea
  • The latest Weekend Wrap Up brings news of a Live server patch this week! The holidays are upon us, and a partial Respec is wrapped up with a bow.

    News
    Mon, Dec 10, 2007
    Taea
  • Want to get the best response to your /bug and /petition reports? Avatea at the EU Tabula Rasa site has posted a few guidelines to follow.

    News
    Mon, Dec 10, 2007
    Taea
  • "Seriously guys, we're fine."

    In wake of the recent rumors that Fury is headed for a crash, Auran CEO Tony Hillman issued further comments to debunk any such claims.

    Several websites have circulated rumours regarding impending doom at Auran. Here is the official comment from Auran CEO, Tony Hilliam:

    News
    Mon, Dec 10, 2007
    Aelryn
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