Tag: MMO

Final Fantasy XIV Has Been Completely Rebuilt and Now Called ‘A Realm Reborn’

Square Enix has rebuilt Final Fantasy XIV and renamed the MMO ‘A Realm Reborn’. ‘Version 2.0’  has been modified quite a bit since being born in 2010, and Square Enix says they’ve rebuilt the whole game from the ground up as people weren’t happy with Final Fantasy XIV. “Since announcing our plans for the future of the title last October, we have been working tirelessly to…

BioWare Announces Cross-Platform Free-to-Play ‘Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar’

CVG report that BioWare has announced Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar, a cross-platform free-to-play online game which will release under ‘EA’s Play 4 Free’ label. The website reveals that players will be able to take on the role of a Fighter or a Mage, and describes the game as “the first great Western RPG has been lovingly restored.” CVG also…

Facebook Taking Aim at ‘Core’ Gamers

The ‘core’ gamer has traditionally not taken to the games found on Facebook that have attracted the casual gamer by the millions. Facebook believe we could see this trend broken; and new deeper console-style, free-to-play experiences could haul in the core gamer. Facebook’s games product manager Matt Wyndowe told GamesIndustryBiz in a recent interview that he thinks this is going to be…