Friday - December 12, 2014
Massively - Biggest MMO Disappointment of 2014
Massively's staff tell us all about the MMO's they were most disillusioned with in 2014. WildStar and ArcheAge tied for the worst. What a year...
Massively's end-of-the-year awards continue today with our award for the Biggest Disappointment of the year -- not exactly one of the more coveted awards, admittedly. For this category, we focused on single games rather than concepts, and every MMO that launched in 2014 was eligible. All of our writers were invited to cast a vote, but not all of them chose to do so for this category. Don't forget to cast your own vote in the just-for-fun reader poll at the very end.
The Massively staff pick for Biggest Disappointment of 2014 is...
Monday - November 17, 2014
LostArk - Next Big ARPG From Korea?
LostArk, an upcoming project Kotaku is calling "a prettier Diablo" is in development by Korean studio Smilegate.
Lost Ark promises to rival them all. This upcoming game by developer Smilegate is using the Unreal Engine 3 and a top-down isometric view to create a hack-and-slasher.
Steparu.com has a nice preview of Lost Ark, saying that it is a potential rival to Lineage Eternal. It has mounted combat and 18 playable characters, some of which are gender-locked. Lost Ark is planning on a 2015 beta, and sign-ups are on the Korean site.