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Champions Online: Stronghold Preview

Posted Mon, Mar 03, 2008 by Aelryn

Prison can be a drag, but Stronghold is ten times worse.

Champions Online released the first bit of information about one of their in-game zones: Stronghold.

By the mid-1970s, supervillain crime was taking a vast toll on the American economy. Supervillians were stealing billions of dollars in cash and property each year, and destroying billions more. One reason was that it was difficult to keep superpowered villains incarcerated – catch a few, and it would be only a matter of time before they busted out of prison or were freed by their cohorts.

In 1976, noted penologist Dr. Charles Wildman proposed Stronghold – a super prison designed to hold supervillains.

Stronghold would be buried deep in an isolated New Mexico mesa. Its massive stone walls would be strong enough to withstand superpowers, but more importantly, the super-technology within the prison would block superhuman abilities and be capable of containing even the worst threats.

Read all about it at the Champions Online site.


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Perfect World Entertainment has already made the move to mobile and now they’re making plans to head into the console space.

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Cryptic enhances hero customization for Champions Online with customizable auras that can be combined for unique visual effects.

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Cryptic sweetens the pot to tempt players to pony up and become lifetime subscribers and Champions Online.

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Perfect World Entertainment announces its Halloween plans for its online gaming lineup loaded with festive fun for shooters, heroes, and MMORPGs.

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