Shotgun News 11/26: Eldevin, C9, GW2, and More!
Eldevin Launches This Weekend
After 8 years of production Hunted Cow Studios is launching their flagship project, Eldevin. The self funded MMO uses Java, making it accessible by browser on Windows, Mac, and Linux. But you don’t have to wait until the official launch this weekend. There are Founders Packs available ranging from $10 to $1,000. Even the lowest level gets instant beta access.
Panzar Now on Steam
Fantasy MOBA Panzar is now available via Steam. Alexander Steshenko, CEO of PANZAR Studios, explains: “We are excited to bring Panzar to Steam. Panzar has been available for a period of time in Europe already, but we’d like to make it easier for players to join and play with friends. With Steam, the user experience for Panzar will be even better, and in addition, Panzar will enjoy the benefits of easier global game operation and metrics.”
C9 Announces Fourth Expansion
Webzen’s fantasy-action MMORPG C9 has announced their fourth expansion, Rahkdan’s Counterattack will arrive tomorrow, November 27th! The update includes a server-wide character rebalance, making C9 more challenging than ever. But tomorrow’s update is just the first part of the expansion. Two more installments will be added in the coming months.
Guild Wars 2 Fractured Update Launches Today
Players have been eagerly awaiting new mini dungeons in Guild Wars 2 since the July launch allowed players to decide what would be made next. The winning Fractal is finally making it’s first appearance today along with several other new Fractals. And that isn’t all! They’ve got another competition going on, and a new video for it.
Games mentioned in this article
- Eldevin - Learn hundreds of skills in Eldevin, a browser-based MMORPG from Hunted Cow Games.
- Panzar - In Panzar, players command their character, chosen from 8 different classes, in fierce and ruthless combat. Each battle pits two teams of players against each other, fighting for victory in a variety of game modes, such as Siege, Domination or King of the Hill. In stunningly beautiful combat, powered by CryEngine 3, Orcs, Elves, Dwarves and Humans all gather up to fight it out to see which team is left victorious. After every battle, players spend their hard-earned gold and experience to develop and improve their characters, making them all the more deadly for the next encounter. The time for talk is over! Choose your destiny and let bloodlust take over!
- Continent of the Ninth Seal - Continent of the Ninth is an upcoming 3D fantasy MMORPG with action packed gameplay. C9 has FPS style controls and a combo system similar to console games.
- Guild Wars 2 - Grab a first look at Guild Wars 2, the successor to Guild Wars, published by NCSoft and developed by ArenaNet.