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Hellgate: London players who've had their copy of the game sitting all alone on a shelf somewhere may want to dust off their discs, because the 1.2 patch for non-subscribers is heading their way. The big reason this matters is mostly because the last patch that single (re: non-subscribing) player...

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How much attention do you pay to the names behind the MMOs we're playing just now? Do you dig up as much information as you can on the developers, producer and designers involved in up and coming games? Do you even pay any attention at all? I'll be honest – I picked up Star Wars Galaxies based...

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Lots has been written already about Mythos, a free-to-play Diablo-esque MMO from Flagship Studios (makers of Hellgate London), and there are plenty of guides (including our own) to look through if you want some insight on what the game is like. And here's another-- our friend Stropp has punched up...

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Today we bring you another screenshot from the upcoming Hellgate: London Stonehenge expansionfrom reader Ghen. Here we get to meet Gargantua, one of the beasties you might encounter in Stonehenge. Though the UI hides them (and Hellgate has no option to remove its UI), Gargantua has large "mace-lik...

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Ghen sends in One Shots' first images of Hellgate: London. This image comes from the beta servers for The Stonehenge Chronicles, Hellgate's patch 1.0, expected to go live in January. Flying overhead we see an Exospector, which Ghen describes as "a demon sky-whale." Our response? Kill it! Kill it! ...

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Time once again to check in on What yoU aRe Playing in the world of MMOs lately. Last week, the Nielsen Company reported that World of Warcraft was the most-played PC game from April to November of this year, with the average user still playing a whopping 17 hours per week. Yowza. Is that you? Are y...

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A side-effect of IAHGames bringing Hellgate: London out of beta code quagmire yesterday and up to patch 0.1, is that nobody who had completed the game was able to access Elite mode. A few hours ago, the service was taken down for the whole region for 3 hours, while IAHGames did some custom patching....

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IAHGames have just announced that they will be going ahead with plans to patch Hellgate: London with Patch 0 and Patch 0.1 in just a few hours, starting at 9AM Thursday, Hong Kong time. The whole maintenance process (if all goes well) will take 10 hours, and will run until 5PM Hong Kong time. This w...

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IAHgames reports that HellGate: London (Asia-Pacific region) went down at 8:50PM Hong Kong time (about an hour and a half ago) - reason unknown. The operations team spotted the outage and were on the job within a half hour, and are now attempting to determine the cause and bring operations back up. ...

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IAHgames took their time getting a fresh announcement out today, saying that teleconferences ran overtime, but it's just come through in the last few minutes. The word is no character wipe for Hellgate: London in the Asia-Pacific region. The engineers at Flagship Studios have apparently found a way ...

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IAHGames, you may recall, pushed off the planned Hellgate: London character wipe and downtime and were going to make an announcement 'tomorrow'. Well, today now is tomorrow, and the announcement just got made. Apparently, the announcement is: We're making our announcement tomorrow. We are also addit...

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IAHGames has abruptly postponed the implementation of patch0 for the Asia-Pacific Hellgate: London servers a scant 90 minutes before implementation. This maintenance would have seen the servers down for eight hours and all characters wiped completely. IAHGames has not offered any explanation for th...

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After some general issues worldwide, and some bonus issues with the Asian rollout particularly, Hellgate: London players in the Asia-Pacific region are in for a bit of a shock. Come Monday at Noon Hong Kong time (GMT+8), all characters are to be wiped completely from the Asian Hellgate: London serve...

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Hellgate: London hit retail shelves last week, providing all of us with some great old-school Diablo-esque gaming goodness. And for day seven of our massive series of giveaways, we want to give you a copy of Hellgate: London -- so if you've been unfortunate enough not to have a chance to try it out,...

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Hellgate: London subscribers are reporting that they're being double billed for subscriptions to the online game, says Shacknews. Apparently not everyone has been double-billed, but some subscribers report that even after being charged the subscription doesn't show up in their account. It's not clea...

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Keen Hellgate: London player, Paul Chor, has put together a petition to Bill Roper and Flagship Studios, asserting that IAHGames (responsible for servers in the South-East Asian regions) are screwing things up. "Patch 0 has been delayed; whilst there are explanations on why it have been, there is n...

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If you're after the digital download for Flagship Studio's new title, Hellgate: London through the EA store, be prepared for a bit of a rude shock, if you're in Australia. You may have looked at the prices and thought, "US$49.95? That's not bad." Well, it gets worse. Put your card back in your purs...

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This Halloween is full of treats, but if you can tear yourself away from the festivities in all the other online games, you can now roam post-apocalyptic London in search of weapon upgrades and experience points. Hellgate: London's public servers have gone live and are awaiting demon-slaying heroes ...

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If you're anticipating Hellgate: London amidst its recent controversy, and want to find out more about the game, why not just ask the developers? 1UP.com has posted news that Xfire is hosting a live chat with a team from Hellgate developer Flagship Studios. Listed on the Xfire site, the developers...

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Say it with me: "It's not another Diablo clone. It's not another Diablo clone." Okay, on the outside maybe it is a little, and I see why people think that since a few of the same developers who whipped up this hellacious game set in a futuristic London backdrop did a little something-something c...

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