Free-to-Play Archive

  • Path of Exile Making Console Debut Exclusively on Xbox One

    After more than three successful years on PC, Grinding Gear Games is finally bringing its Diablo inspired free-to-play ARPG Path of Exile to console audiences. Or I guess I should say audience, as the console version, at least for now, is set to launch in […]

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  • BethSoft Begins Dealing Out Closed Beta Invites for The Elder Scrolls Digital Card Game

    Launching today in closed beta, The Elder Scrolls: Legends is a free-to-play strategy card battle game for PC, iPad, and other platforms to be announced, developed in collaboration by Dire Wolf Digital and Bethesda Softworks. Visit legends.bethesda.net to apply for the PC version beta. The […]

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  • Don’t Expect EverQuest Next This Year

    Terry “Fairan” Michaels, Senior Producer for Landmark and EverQuest Next at Daybreak Game Company (formerly Sony Online Entertainment), has posted a Producer’s Letter with an update on the latest developments regarding the in-development world-building sandbox and MMORPG combo. The letter is pasted in full further […]

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  • PlanetSide 2 PlayStation 4 Launch is a Go for June 23rd

    Daybreak Game Company, formerly Sony Online Entertainment, has confirmed that the PlayStation 4 version of sci-fi MMOFPS PlanetSide 2 will launch from closed beta testing in North America on June 23rd. Not even requiring a PlayStation Plus membership (though PS Plus subscribers will get a […]

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  • Infinite Crisis is Already Shutting Down

    Well that didn’t last long. While Infinite Crisis has been playable in closed or open beta since 2013, the free-to-play DC Comics MOBA only just launched into its official live service, including a release on Steam, in late March. Now, only a couple months later, […]

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  • Star Wars as a Run-and-gun Contra Game, Starring Chewbacca

    Continuing to spread Star Wars fever in the wake of last week’s The Force Awakens trailer and Star Wars: Battlefront announcement, Konami has released a special update for its free-to-play Android and iOS card battle game Star Wars: Force Collection. This free update adds in […]

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  • Infinite Crisis Launch is Full Steam Ahead for Late March

    Okay, so the Infinite Crisis beta phase didn’t exactly fly by faster than a speeding bullet, but after a full year in open testing and nearly two years in closed beta Turbine’s free-to-play DC Comics MOBA is finally ready to launch as a finished product […]

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  • Free-to-Play Brawler Rise of Incarnates Brings the Fight to Steam Early Access Next Month

    With a development team that has worked on the Soul Edge/Soulcalibur and Tekken series behind it, Bandai Namco’s upcoming 2 vs. 2 cooperative arena fighting game Rise of Incarnates has the potential to slip in under the radar as a fun early 2015 sleeper. As […]

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  • PlanetSide 2 PS4 Closed Beta Begins January 20

    It’s been quite a long wait, but finally PlanetSide 2‘s arrival on PlayStation 4 is nearly at hand. The closed beta testing phase for the free-to-play MMO first-person shooter is scheduled to begin in North America on January 20th. No end date has been set, […]

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  • The Witcher Battle Arena Now Accepting Closed Beta Combatants

    The Witcher Battle Arena Now Accepting Closed Beta Combatants

    Alongside the release of the first gameplay trailer (see bottom of page), CD Projekt RED has opened registration for the closed beta test of The Witcher Battle Arena, the free-to-play but not pay-to-win mobile MOBA set in The Witcher universe. In terms of content, the […]

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