The Secret World

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    The Secret World (TSW) prides itself on bringing the mythologies and legends to life as part of its world of intrigue and conspiracies. But what in all of those myths could be construed as the most evil and diabolical of creatures? recently got the scoop on TSW's latest reveal with the Revenant, and they don't get much darker and evil than this thing.

    The Revenant is made up of the restless fragments of those that did great evil in their lifetime. So in essence, you could have a creature made up of fragments from Hitler, Vlad the Impaler and Josef Mengele all rolled into one very disturbing package. These creatures serve no master and only crave misery, pestilence, agony and death.

    Said to be one of the most terrifying creatures in TSW, the Revenant is imbued with dark magic and capable of spreading disease and moving at a horrifying speed and manner.

    Imbued with strong occult magic, they are able to change themselves into creatures associated with death and darkness: ravens, rats, spiders and worms. They can leap huge distances, crawl upside down at great speeds, and squeeze themselves through the narrowest of spaces.


    Thu, Apr 14, 2011
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    What if every conspiracy theory, legend and myth you ever heard turned out to be true? According to the latest video from The Secret World (TSW), those unbelievable elements are all fact and what makes up a good portion of the game's backstory. The latest video from the vaults of Funcom not only offers a look at some of the game's scenic areas, but it serves up a dose of conspiracy-based gameplay as well. Check it out after the break.

    Be sure to also check out our preview of TSW from GDC 2011.

    Fri, Apr 08, 2011
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    GameSnafu recently managed to lure some of Funcom's team working on The Secret World out of their super secret cave to talk a little bit about

    Tue, Apr 05, 2011
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    It's that time of the year again when developers get the chance to yank our chain a bit. Given all the heat they catch over the year it's only fair right?

    Fri, Apr 01, 2011
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    Funcom revealed a lot of juicy new details for The Secret World at GDC 2011, but the developer has also recently made qu

    Mon, Mar 14, 2011
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    The Secret World is slowly becoming less and less of a secret. Ten Ton Hammer got a closer look at the story surrounding the New England port of Kingsmouth at GDC 2011, but this tribute to the legendary novelist’s ruminations on dysfunctional small town Maine was just the tip of Funcom’s offerings at GDC 2011. Senior Producer Ragnar Tørnquist and Lead Designers Martin Bruusgaard and Joel Bylos lead us further past the veil, showing us character progression and the skill wheel (for the first time ever) and an exclusive glimpse at three storied locations that will be used for PvP matches.
    Sat, Mar 12, 2011
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    Those devious developers at Funcom have been up to their old sneaky tricks again.

    Thu, Jan 20, 2011
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    If you've been itching for more news about Funcom's conspiracy-based MMOG The Secret World, you'll likely be getting quite a b

    Features, Interviews
    Tue, Jan 18, 2011
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    Things have been relatively quiet on The Secret World front over the last few months save some

    Official Announcements
    Mon, Jan 10, 2011
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