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This week, Trion Worlds
declared that the long-awaited western version of MMORPG ArcheAge
will launch later this year with some sand in its sandbox
. The original 1.0 patch, criticized
for dumbing down the game, was previously deployed to Korean players but will be passed over in favor of the 1.2 update, sure to make sandbox fans on this side of the ocean happy.
Read on for a look at the rest of this week's top MMO stories.