If you were around in the early days of MMOs, you probably played Ultima Online. How well we remember the "scary music" when a PK would range near as we were innocently chopping wood to try to craft some type of weapon. Ah, the good old days! The Broadsword team took time out to thank players for their participation and "to those who have left their mark on [the] humble virtual world!" … [Read more...] about Ultima Online Celebrates Its 21st Birthday & Can Now Legally Buy a Beer!
Celebrating 21st birthday
Shakes & Fidget is proud to announce it is celebrating its 10th birthday this week! Since 2009, RPG fans have been roaming this crazy fantasy world, clearing out dungeons, forming guilds, and even building their own fortress. Playa Games are celebrating with many special activities, and the Remastered version will be available to all players on all platforms this week. This Remastered edition has high-resolution graphics, a modern interface, and new hand-drawn graphics, not to mention a switch from Flash to WebGL and Unity. … [Read more...] about Shakes & Fidget Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Yep, the game that coined the term MMORPG turns 21 years old today. To celebrate, Broadsword released Publish 101, which as we’ve already covered delivered new detective quests, crafting, player-designed castles, and Halloween bits. It also unleashed 21st anniversary reward gifts for all characters who log into the game until November 18th. Those gifts include astronomy tools that allow players to view the night sky, create star charts, and discover constellations for unique character titles. … [Read more...] about Wanna feel old? Ultima Online launched 21 years ago today
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Tibia Now in its 21st year of live operation, this silent (but deadly!) MMORPG is still making headlines. Back in 2016, the game finally launched on Steam and released its first-ever trailer. Continuing in the theme of catching up with the trends, the studio also started selling XP boosts for those who couldn’t catch up in 19 years of play. … [Read more...] about Whatever happened to Tibia, The Realm Online, and Meridian 59?