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  • First Massively-Multiplayer Online Baseball Game Joins In-Game Ad Leader's Portfolio with Dynamic Advertising and Custom Sponsorship Opportunities

    A press release was issued today to announce a deal between MMOSG Ultimate Baseball Online and Double Fusion.

    "Double Fusion is always looking to expand its network with top-quality sports games and elite online multiplayer games—Ultimate Baseball Online is both," said Jonathan Epstein, President and CEO of Double Fusion. "The move of sports gaming online helps grow our audience of sports fans and 18-34 year-old males. The UBO community aspects of team- and league-building take user engagement to the next level, which accrues to the benefit of the advertisers in the game."

    Get clicking to read the rest of the press release.

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    Tue, Jan 30, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Patch 4338 Released

    The official site for Conquer Online has patch notes up this morning.

    New features:

    I. HeavenBlessing:

    Those who possess of PrayingStone will enjoy favors from HeavenBlessing. (Details)

    1. The advantages of HeavenBlessing:

    (1) Increase extra 20% Experience.

    (2) Enjoy reviving in wherever you are.

    (3) Stamina will be increased by 50 points.

    Much more is just a click away.

    News
    Mon, Jan 29, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Contests, PoE, Manuvers and More!

    Over the weekend, this month's Puzzle Pirates Newsletter landed in mailboxes around the net. You can find information on how you can get 1000 PoE, how you can have your art work featured in the game, new manuvers you can do during a blockcade and more!

    Do ye coffers feel a tad empty after all the Seasonal celebratin'? Here's a little somethin' from Captain Cleaver to ring in the New Year!

    We hopes yer 2007 pillagin' and puzzlin' adventures are fruitful!

    More is just a click away.

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    Mon, Jan 29, 2007
    LadySirse
  • 4th Annual Penny Arcade Expo Doubles in Size for '07

    A press release was issued with new information about this year's Penny Arcade Expo.

    The new PAX location more than doubles the floor space to over 200,000 square feet of soon-to-be- released game products, tournaments, concerts, contests and lots more. Previously held in nearby Bellevue, PAX had outgrown it's earlier space due to rapidly increased interest from both fans and exhibitors.

    Read the rest of the press release for more information.

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    Mon, Jan 29, 2007
    LadySirse
  • New Hacked Case Reporting & Processing Procedure

    The official site for Conquer Online now has information on the new procedures that you will need to follow in the event that your account is hacked...

    From Jan. 24, 2007, you will have to come here to report hacked cases. We will handle the hacked cases if only the following requirements are met:

    1. The hacked account is not shared.
    2. The hacked account has been credited more than 20 Dragonball codes, either code A or code B.
    3. You submit the correct information, including account ID, names, registered email, etc.

    There's more, so get clicking to find the rest of the details.

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    Thu, Jan 25, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Playing the Opposite Sex

    MMORPG's Laura Genender takes a look at this topic in their weekly series, Community Spotlight.

    This week on the forums, poster NewMonster asked a question in the General Discussion forums: what do people think of gamers who play characters of the opposite sex? This topic, a common debate in the MMO world, got a good bit of attention when our OP opened up a poll: what do people think of playing the opposite sex in an MMO?

    Keep reading to learn more.

    News
    Thu, Jan 25, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Xfire Announces "Xfire Debate Club"

    In a press release issued today we learn about a new chat event being hosted by Xfire.

    Xfire, a division of Viacom Inc.'s (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B) MTV Networks, today announced the "Xfire Debate Club," a monthly, interactive online chat that brings together experts to debate gaming topics of interest to Xfire's six million strong online gaming community. The first hour-long session of the "Xfire Debate Club: The Two-Handed Sword" will cover World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade on January 31 at 7:00 PM EST/4:00 PM PST.

    Find out more in the full press release.

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    Wed, Jan 24, 2007
    LadySirse
  • GNi Acquires Online Game Services Inc.

    In a press release we learned today that Global Netoptex, Inc. (GNi),has aquired Online Game Services, Inc. (OGSi).

    Global Netoptex, Inc. (GNi), a leading provider of customer-centric managed hosting services, today announced it has acquired long-term partner Online Game Services, Inc. (OGSi) in a deal valued in excess of $3 million. The move strengthens the ability of both companies to provide compelling "pay-as-you-grow" game hosting solutions to the online games industry.

    Read more about this in the full press release.

    News
    Wed, Jan 24, 2007
    LadySirse
  • EA Mythic Announces 2007 Fan Gatherings for Dark Age of Camelot and Ultima Online!

    A press release was sent out today with this exciting news.

    EA Mythic today released the 2007 fan gathering event schedule for both the
    "Dark Age of Camelot" Road Trips and "Ultima Online" Town Halls. The MMOs
    are hitting the road throughout the year, and events will offer players the
    chance to meet the developers, unite with other fans, and ask those burning
    questions they have been dying to have answered. Attendees will also get the
    latest news and information about their game, as well as sneak peeks of
    upcoming content.

    Get clicking for more details.

    News
    Wed, Jan 24, 2007
    LadySirse
  • Patch 4337 Released

    The offical site for Conquer Online has been updated with today's patch notes.

    I. New Quest:

    One Good Turn Deserves Another Quest:

    This quest is another way to level up quickly (More ways). If you do favors for UnknownMan (212,204) in Market, you will be rewarded well for your kindness. UnknownMan will draw energy from Dragonball and pass it into your body so as to increase your experiences

    Get clicking to read the rest of the notes.

    News
    Mon, Jan 22, 2007
    LadySirse
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