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This past weekend, RIFT players and devs alike jumped into the new Steppes of Infinity Conquest to try out the PvP map on the test server. On the forums, a dev gave players an idea of what to expect from the map, saying that teams will be ferrying stones between upgradable forts for points. Howe...

March 4th 2014 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Valve is seeking people to test out some of its hardware prototypes, along with released and unreleased games. Right now its looking for people around Valve's offices, in the Seattle or Bellevue area, but it may conduct remote testing in the future, so everyone is invited to fill out a playtester s...

October 9th 2012 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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When upcoming MOBA Rise of Immortals first appeared on the scene, it took us a little by surprise. The crop of recent DotA clones has made the market crowded, and giants like League of Legends and Heroes of Newerth have significantly raised the bar in both graphics and gameplay over their predece...

July 11th 2011 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Back at PAX, game developer Chris Hecker had his innovative project, SpyParty, on hand for showgoers to try out. Justin loved it, and now those of us in the Northeast who couldn't make it to Seattle earlier this year will be able to get our hands on it, as Hecker is holding an open play session tod...

November 18th 2010 at 10:45am 0 Comments
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If you live in Los Angeles, and are at least 18 years old, and you know your way around a God of War game, and you're capable of signing a Non-Disclosure agreement, then this is one heck of a coincidence. Sony is currently looking for people matching that very description to come check out Kratos'...

May 24th 2010 at 6:15pm 0 Comments
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There was quite a stir when Champions Online first announced their new region of Vibora Bay, with a lot of negative feelings getting voiced. That was mollified when it transformed into its current form as Champions Online: Revelation, a mini-expansion free to all players of the game promising a new...

March 9th 2010 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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It's been a dance of extremes on Warhammer Online of late, mixing up good news and rather unsettling news -- but did you come to the game to bite your nails and be nervous? Or did you start playing to lay waste? Assuming the latter, there's some good news to be had in the near future, as two mass p...

November 28th 2009 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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And they're not going to tell you! However, you can probably make a few guesses as to the secret if you haven't already, when you participate in their secret playtest tomorrow. Champions Online Community Team member David "Daeke" Bass posted this interesting piece of news today: "We've got a big fe...

November 17th 2009 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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CCP Games is holding a play test of the new Sovereignty system in EVE Online on Friday, October 30th at 17:00 GMT/UTC on the Singularity test server. The devs are looking for players to jump in and help them fine tune Sovereignty for the Dominion expansion release, which is very much focused on this...

October 29th 2009 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Shards of Destiny is EverQuest II's newest update, and with it will be coming a wash of new changes to the game. One of these new additions, however, will be a brand new raid that will feature the new scaling difficulty feature, also being introduced with Shards of Destiny.The new zone, Miragul's P...

September 14th 2009 at 6:00pm 0 Comments