Black Ice: Powerful. Valuable. Cursed.
Perfect World expands the world of Neverwinter once more with its third free content expansion, Module 3: Curse of Icewind Dale. Going live on May 13th, Curse of Icewind Dale gives you a chance to explore the mystery behind the terrifying treasure. Module 3 features two new adventure zones, open world PvP, Black Ice harvesting, and a whole ton more.
Wishing you could let Square Enix know how you felt about the major updates to hit Final Fantasy XI in the past few months? Did you really enjoy the new Skirmish and Delve content, or not like the job points system? Now's your chance to be heard! From April 18th through April 25th, a survey covering various aspects of the past few updates will be available to those wanting to share their opinions on this new content.
Want to further share your opinions on the content released these past few months? Let us know all about it over on the ZAM forums!
The next big version update for Final Fantasy XI is readying for a mid-May release! This new update will see the next big installment of the Seekers of Adoulin storyline, the new Mog Wardrobe equipment inventory system, an expansion to the job point system, new high-tier battlefields including a revamp of the Gessho Treasures of Aht Urhgan mission battle, and much more!
Let us know what you think of this upcoming version update over on the ZAM forums!
On Monday, Lord of the Rings Online released Update 13: The Breaking of Isengard. Owners of the Helm's Deep expansion can embark on a quest to discover what has happened to Saruman after the sacking of Isengard. Additional features include a new mail system, UI customization and size upgrades for inventories, new items in Lalia's market and more!
The recent Producer's Letter also mentioned that the next class to be introduced in LotRO will be the Beorning! You can read the entire letter on the official forums.
This morning, Holly "Windstalker" Longdale released a Producer's Letter titled "Lots to Come!" It details the All Access transition occuring next week, what benefits are available to EverQuest II subscribers and what content we can expect in the near future.
All Access Transition: SOE will be consolidating all games into a singular subscription model around April 23, 2014. Current subscriptions will be converted automatically. Those with special pricing should have their rates grandfathered, but please contact SOE Customer Support if you want to look more into the conversion. The entire FAQ for this transition is available here.
EQ2 Membership Benefits: Subscribers to EverQuest II receive the following benefits...
Upcoming Content: Several things are lined up "for the weeks following April 23, 2014", including: a Prestige Guild Hall (seen here), new loyalty merchant items, the release of the Darklight Palace prestige home, a new Temple of Veeshan raid zone, the Tunaria Battleground and the conversion of old currencies, such as Obol and Void Shards, into Tinkering and Transmuting components. On deck next week is the release of Contested High Keep and the Bloody Shank HQ.
The entire Producer's Letter is available after the jump.
Those Moogles should really work on improving their security! Once again, the Far Eastern armor sets under the care of the MHMU have been pilfered by brigands, and it's up to you to take up your shinai to help recover them! From April 24th through to May 8th, the lands between the three starting nations and the Grand Duchy of Jeuno will be overrun by wayward suits of armor, and helping to subdue them will net you various seasonal rewards! So be sure to take part in this newest Feast of Swords, for the Moogles' sake!
Excited for the Feast of Swords? Let us know all about it over on the ZAM forums!
"CIVILIZATION IN SPACE!" sounds like a dream, but it's a dream that Firaxis Games is making a reality. Revealed just last week, Civilization: Beyond Earth is the next great chapter in the ever-popular Civ franchise. Denizens of Earth: commence tears of joy. To shed light on the future of future-Civ, the developers took to the stage:
"For all of you fans out there that loved Alpha Centauri,
this is the game we have made for you."