Archives for March, 2009

World of Warcraft

Box cover World of Warcraft is the most popular commercial MMORPG game, with about 8 million subscribers. It is developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. Fast fun fact A 12 year old Norwegian boy survived a real-live moose attack by using feigning death. “Just like you learn at level 30 in World of Warcraft”, he […]

RuneScape

Scary monster! Aaaaah.. RuneScape is the most popular free MMORPG. It runs in the browser, is fantasy-themed and has about 8 million players. Fast fun fact Runescape’s graphical abilities are a bit limited. This has (a.o.) inspired the following video: I’m an ugly girl. See also MMORPG Guild Wars World of Warcraft

Guild Wars demo

Big swords. Nice.. Guild Wars is one of the most popular on-line games. In the past developer ArenaNet and publisher NCsoft published a time-limited demo around the release of each new episode of Guild Wars, valid for only a few days. At the moment a time-limited free trial is available for new players. You can […]

Guild Wars

Big swords. Nice.. Check out the free demo! Guild Wars is a very popular fantasy-themed MMORPG. Developer ArenaNet and publisher NCsoft have released it as three stand-alone episodes and one expansion pack. It makes heavy use of instancing and does not offer a persistent world. It is notable for not requiring a monthly fee to […]

ArenaNet

Guild Wars North-American presalebox cover ArenaNet is a game developer based in Bellevue, Washington. Its only product is Guild Wars. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of NCsoft Corporation. Fast fun fact ArenaNet is busy working on Guild Wars 2, which will feature a more persistent world, as well as a host of other nice […]