Free-to-Play Archive

  • Infinite Crisis Introduces Aquaman, Green Arrow and Mecha Superman as Open Beta Nears

    Infinite Crisis Introduces Aquaman, Green Arrow and Mecha Superman as Open Beta Nears

    DC Comics MOBA Infinite Crisis is heading toward an official open beta launch of March 14th, Turbine and Warner Bros. confirmed today. Even more exciting is the reveal of three more champions to the playable character roster — Aquaman, Green Arrow and Mecha Superman! — […]

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  • Star Sapphire Wields the Power of Love in Infinite Crisis

    Star Sapphire Wields the Power of Love in Infinite Crisis

    DC Comics supervillainess and off and on romantic interest for superhero Green Lantern, Star Sapphire is the latest champion to join the free-to-play MOBA fight in Infinite Crisis. Appropriate for Valentine’s Day, Star Sapphire uses her powerful ring of love to blast enemies from a […]

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  • Survivors Wanted for Dead Island: Epidemic Closed Beta

    Survivors Wanted for Dead Island: Epidemic Closed Beta

    Deep Silver today opens registration for the closed beta test for Dead Island: Epidemic, the free-to-play PC ZOMBA (Zombie Online Multiplayer Battle Arena) spin-off to Techland’s open world zombie RPG series. Participating in the beta will provide access to exclusive in-game items and rewards which […]

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  • It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… No, It’s Superman in Infinite Crisis!

    It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… No, It’s Superman in Infinite Crisis!

    Infinite Crisis has been in beta since May of last year. Being a DC Universe game and all you’d think that Superman would have been one of the first playable characters, but alas, he was not. But that’s all about to change. At long last, […]

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  • Disney Announces Free-to-Play Space Combat Game Star Wars: Attack Squadrons

    Disney Announces Free-to-Play Space Combat Game Star Wars: Attack Squadrons

    Come in Red Leader.  Did I hear you correctly?  We have the go ahead to attack? Now that Disney owns the Star Wars license, it is no surprise that we would eventually hear about new gaming projects. What is a surprise is the fact that Star […]

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  • Free-to-Play Warframe Has an Exclusive PlayStation 4 Pre-Order Bonus

    Free-to-Play Warframe Has an Exclusive PlayStation 4 Pre-Order Bonus

    Have you ever heard of a free pre-order bonus for a free-to-play game? I sure haven’t. The whole idea is one big contradiction. It would make sense for some sort of paid starter pack, but for a game that is entirely free to download, what […]

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  • Dungeon Defenders II Ditches its MOBA Aspirations

    Dungeon Defenders II Ditches its MOBA Aspirations

    Dungeon Defenders II was originally being developed to launch with a new competitive player-vs-player mode modeled in the form of a MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) game. This week, apparently due to overwhelming fan feedback not in favor of the new approach, developer Trendy Entertainment […]

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  • Heroes of Newerth’s Developers Have a New MOBA on the Way

    Heroes of Newerth’s Developers Have a New MOBA on the Way

    Revealed today, Strife is the next game from the Heroes of Newerth makers at S2 Games. Described as the “premier second generation, free-to-play MOBA,” Strife‘s aim is to mature the increasingly crowded genre with a community-driven design approach that will incentivize teamwork and social interaction […]

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  • Deep Silver Announces a New Free-to-Play Dead Island

    Deep Silver Announces a New Free-to-Play Dead Island

    Dead Island: Epidemic is the next chapter in the popular series from Deep Silver and Techland, but it’s not taking the regular form of an open-world first-person RPG shooter like the two previous installments. Nope, Epidemic is a free-to-play PC MOBA–cutely re-dubbed as a ZOMBA […]

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  • The Next Era of EverQuest Dawns this Winter

    The Next Era of EverQuest Dawns this Winter

    Over the weekend at its SOE Live fan gathering, Sony Online Entertainment lifted the veil on the next EverQuest entitled — get this — EverQuest Next! In development for four years now, EverQuest Next will mark the beginning of “The Emergent Era” for MMORPGs, an […]

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