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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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  • E3 2014: PS4 PlanetSide 2 Will Not Require a PlayStation Plus Subscription

    E3 2014: PS4 PlanetSide 2 Will Not Require a PlayStation Plus Subscription

    One of the unfortunate drawbacks to upgrading from the PlayStation 3 to PlayStation 4 is the additional requirement of needing to have a PlayStation Plus membership to play online multiplayer. This is a killer for someone like me who isn’t an everyday multiplayer gamer but […]

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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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  • DC Universe Online and PlanetSide 2 Do Free-to-Play Your Way on PlayStation 4

    DC Universe Online and PlanetSide 2 Do Free-to-Play Your Way on PlayStation 4

    Sony just loaded two more bullets into its PlayStation 4 launch arsenal. Later this year, Sony Online Entertainment’s free-to-play MMO titles DC Universe Online and PlanetSide 2 will be available for digital download on the fourth PlayStation console gaming system. Not much of a surprise […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: It’s a PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale!

    Screenshot Saturday: It’s a PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale!

    Sony got its nation of fans into a gamer frenzy with this week’s exciting (albeit completely expected) announcement of its PS3 mascot fighting game, PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale. So, that’s where we’ll kick things off with this weekend’s edition of Screenshot Saturday. Not a whole […]

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  • [E3 2008] Superhero MMO Face Off: Champions Online vs. DC Universe Online

    [E3 2008] Superhero MMO Face Off: Champions Online vs. DC Universe Online

    An epic battle of superhero MMOs is brewing. On one side we have Champions Online, the next game from City of Heroes creators Cryptic Studios coming to PC and Xbox 360 courtesy of 2K Games. Then on the other side is DC Universe Online for […]

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  • SOE Deals Out Legends of Norrath Oathbreaker Details

    SOE Deals Out Legends of Norrath Oathbreaker Details

    Legends of Norrath — Sony Online Entertainment’s online card game series based on the popular EverQuest MMORPG universe — just keeps on expanding, with SOE today releasing first details on the series’ fourth card set, Oathbreaker. “Oathbreaker has played a significant role in the sequence […]

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