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  • Keith Parkinson was possibly the best fantasy artist that ever graced the Earth. His passing was a blow to not only MMOG, but fantasy fans everywhere.

    Jeff "Ethec" Woleslagle was in San Francisco as Sigil commemorated Keith at the launch party for Vanguard: Saga of Heroes.

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    Fri, Feb 02, 2007
    Boomjack
  • What do fried foods and monasteries have in common? They both use Friars! If you have been after the Friar's niece in Dungeons and Dragons Online then we think we've found her.
    Check out Darkgolem's guide to The Friar's Niece.

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    Fri, Feb 02, 2007
    Boomjack
  • Newsletter Shares Details of Chaos Marauder Class

    The newsletter for Warhammer Online has revealed the details of this class.

    In the eyes of most citizens of the Empire, Norsca is a wild and untamed land, full of dangerous creatures both natural and unnatural. Perhaps this is true in the deep north, but along its southern borders where Norsca joins with the northernmost provinces of Kislev, a civilizing influence has taken hold. Here, brave adventurers and resourceful frontiersmen who don?t feel at home in the cities and towns of the south cross the border into Norsca to find their fortune.

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Disney announces launch details of Pirates of the Caribbean Online.

    MMORPG.com is reporting launch details for the upcoming Pirates of the Carribean.

    Disney Online today announced details surrounding the launch of Pirates of the Caribbean Online, the highly anticipated massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) based on the popular film franchise. Scheduled to launch in spring 2007, Pirates of the Caribbean Online will allow players to set sail on their own adventure and interact with Jack Sparrow, Will Turner, Elizabeth Swann and other characters made popular in the movie franchise, as they embark on exciting quests in search of treasure and their own notoriety.

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Pirates History & Mythology

    The official site for Priates of the Carribean has been updated with some information that you've been waiting for.

    Pirates of the Caribbean is an epic adventure set against the backdrop of history. It is a world where the real coexists with the unreal and where the conflict between what is primal and what is civilized is raging out of control. It is stuck between these two conflicting worlds that we find the legendary pirate Captain Jack Sparrow and his cohorts, including Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. Each must ultimately strike a delicate balance between that which is rebellious and supernatural and that which is civilized and reasoned.

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • The Huntress On The Run, Robina Hood's Monster Hunt Minigame, and The Asgir Item Set, Now In AdventureQuest!

    A press release issued today brings us information on IGG's AdventureQuest.

    AdventureQuest is a Flash-animated role-playing game playable on most browsers. Free to play for either minutes or hours a day, players can delve into an action-packed fantasy world of myth and magic filled with hundreds of monsters, weapons, armor and items.

    Read the rest of the press release for more details.

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Stargate Worlds licenses SpeedTree

    The official site for Stargate Worlds has been updated with a note that Colin McLaughlin, director of technology, Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment, recently spoke about licensing SpeedTree for use in Stargate Worlds at Gamasutra.com.

    Interactive Data Visualization, developers of foliage middleware solution SpeedTree, announced that its company's product has been licensed by six different game developers for titles to be released later in 2007 and into 2008.

    “SpeedTree is one of the few tools available that not only performs as advertised, it goes beyond the user’s expectations,” said Colin McLaughlin, director of technology, Cheyenne Mountain Entertainment. “The textures, shadowing and tree cluster options give us unprecedented control over the appearance of foliage in Stargate Worlds.”

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Wicked Pirate Design First Round Winners!

    Another note on the official site for Pirates of the Burning Sea reveals the winners of this contest as well as giving details for round two.

    Tasked with creating designs for the Bloody Arms pirates and the Sharktooth Raiders, the PotBS community delivered some amazing designs. But in the end, we could only choose two winners!

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • PvP Primer: Clarifying Obscure Mechanics

    The official site for Guild Wars has posted the next in the PvP Primer series. This one hopes to shed light on some of the more confusing or unclear mechanics of the game.

    This week, the PvP Primer delves into some of the more esoteric or obscure mechanics underlying PvP, and instructs on how to use the information that you learn to your advantage while playing.

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Love Is All Around As Erolissi Day Comes To EverQuest II!

    A press release was issued today to let us know about the upcoming event.

    Even though there’s no Barry White music in the background or the scent of “Jamaican Love” incense in the air, it’s Erollisi Day, and love is definitely in bloom in Qeynos, Freeport and everywhere in between. In fact, it seems to be having an effect on quests and items during this celebration of the Goddess of Love and the Erollisi Heart.

    Read the rest of the press release to learn more.

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    Thu, Feb 01, 2007
    LadySirse
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