The Matrix Online News

  • On the heels of losing their last developer, SOE's Matrix Online has released update number 66 this week.
    Sat, Dec 11, 2010
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    Another one bites the dust! As of tomorrow, July 31st 2009, the battle between agents and humans will end as the plug is pulled on The Matrix Online permanently.

    Rather than going out with a...

    Fri, Jul 31, 2009
  • People still play this game?

    Agent Smith will be returning to the Matrix Online to take some names and kick some butt.

    Wed, Mar 19, 2008
  • Win an All-Expense Paid Trip to SOE Fan Faire!

    We've just chosen the winner of the Free Trip to BlizzCon contest, but we couldn't leave out our friends that enjoy SOE's fine and growing lineup of quality MMORPGs! That's why we're choosing one premium member from our community to send to SOE Fan Faire, all expenses paid! In addition to the event pass, we're paying for airfare (roundtrip within the contiguous United States and Canada*), hotel, and $200 expenses as a grand prize!

    Tue, Jul 03, 2007
    Cody Bye
  • MXO devs offer the red pill!

    In a largely event-driven MMO (one that runs an event nearly every day, hats off!), knowing what's on the dev's collective mind is more than just news - in a Matrix-y kind of way. You know. Anyway, here's a look at the latest MXO dev blog at Warcry:

    Mon, Jun 04, 2007
  • A Day at Sony Seattle with The Matrix Online

    Tue, May 22, 2007
  • Events Planned to Celebrate the Second Anniversary

    Yes, it's another press release today! This time from SOE to announce that there are lots of plans to celebrate the 2nd year of Martix Online.

    From March 29th through April 10th, The Matrix Online is celebrating its second anniversary! This year’s event features the new “luggable” object type, which is scheduled for release to the regular game later this year. Take this chance to visit the Oracle in a special anniversary-only mission!

    More is in the press release!

    Thu, Mar 29, 2007
  • The Matrix Online Story Continues in Episode 5.2

    This morning, Update 45 was added to the Matrix Online. Here is a look at the update notes...

    The Matrix Online Story Continues in Episode 5.2!
    The 5.2 Storyline missions and cinematic are now available in game.
    The first 5.2 critical mission will be available as soon as the patch is live. The remaining four missions will roll out each following Thursday (7/20, 7/27, 8/4, 8/11)at 1:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time (0800 hours GMT).

    Changes to Spy Tree abilities
    The following Abilities have had these changes applied to improve balance (Note: Other effects for these Abilities still apply):

    Neuro Dart
    Sneak Movement downgrade: -50% (was -75%)
    Invisibility Movement downgrade: -50% (was -75%)
    Movement Speed downgrade: -50% (was -75%)
    Force Combat downgrade: -10% for 30 seconds

    Crippling Throw
    Inner Strength cost: 20 (was 35)
    Force Combat downgrade: -40% for 15 seconds

    Deadly Throw
    Inner Strength cost: 18 (was 25)
    DPS: 44 (was 31)
    Force Combat downgrade: -15% for 15 seconds

    Throat Cutting Throw
    Inner Strength cost: 15 (was 35)
    Status Effect: 20% chance Dazed for 8 seconds
    Status Effect: 20% chance Off-Balance for 8 seconds

    Sever Artery
    Force Combat downgrade: -10% for 30 seconds

    Subduing Throw
    Inner Strength cost: 15 (was 25)
    Status Effect: 20% chance Staggered for 8 seconds
    Status Effect: 20% chance Off-Balance for 8 seconds

    Read the full update notice and then let us know what you think in the forums!

    Thu, Jul 13, 2006
  • Data Node One has gotten a face lift and has joined the Sony Station network. Looks like Sony decided to sexy it up. It has the same layout as the EQ and EQ2 webpages now.

    More news on The Matrix Online

    Thu, Apr 20, 2006
  • There's a new Other Side of the Looking Glass up at the Data Node One.

    Yeah.. I know. I was surprised that this game is still going too. Who knows, SOE could have totally revamped it.

    More News and Info on The Matrix Online.

    Wed, Feb 15, 2006
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