NCSoft, the team behing Blade and Soul, Aion, WildStar, Lineage and more have revealed their plan to release a new PC MMORPG – yes, you heard that correctly: PC MMORPG – not a mobile port, not a mobile remastering.. A PC Aion MMORPG set in the Aion world. As of right now specifics are being kept under wraps as it is supposed to be kept “top secret”. All that is known thus far is that it is an MMORPG built on Unreal Engine 4 in the Aion universe. … [Read more...] about NCSoft Working On New Aion MMORPG Made With Unreal Engine 4!
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The messages posted by angry gamers on social media or the responses collected through player surveys may not always be the best indicator for a developer because the replies may be untruthful. Developers may also struggle to find success in gameplay trends if every other developer has the same idea. But with the games industry being so rich in potential and with there being such a need to stand out, developers must use all of the tools that they have at their disposal in order to find video game success – and feedback on social media and elsewhere is definitely something to be taken into account. … [Read more...] about How Do Game Developers Identify Market Trends?
Tutorial DCUO needs a better tutorial. Oh, it’s not the worst tutorial ever, don’t get me wrong, but it doesn’t accomplish its aims on any level very well. For starters, for players who want to get right into the superhero setting, throwing us on an alien-looking ship fighting androids or whatever doesn’t exactly fit the expectation bill. And whatever story they were trying to go for here with Brainiac isn’t served well by this confusing architecture and bland approach. … [Read more...] about Into the Super-verse: Trying DC Universe Online for the first time
All in all… I am digging it heavily. The game is getting panned hard by critics due to the inclusion of micro-transactions but I have not gotten anywhere near enough into the game to be able to judge that. They are claiming that the game gains currency to unlock things from the “Krypt” very slowly… but I also remember sitting in our RV at the lake grinding the same tower over and over to unlock randomized coins in Mortal Kombat Deception on the PS2… which incidentally is probably the last MK game I heavily played. The coins did not come quickly and it find super grindy to get unlocks… so I am guessing this game is going to feel very similar. Those are vehicles for folks to invest more time in the game… not necessarily for casual players like myself. There is a really cool customization system that lets you swap out appearances and abilities on various characters which seems like it might be … [Read more...] about Mortal Kombat 11 – Early Thoughts