Welcome to the MMOs.com Game of the Year Awards 2018 Edition. Note that only games released in 2018 qualify for these awards! Without further ado, I give you our games of the year. MMORPG of the Year - MapleStory 2 2018 was not a busy year for MMORPG releases. While many existing games received major updates, few new contenders made an entry. Even our pick for MMORPG of the year, MapleStory 2, is a bit of a fudge since it was initially released in Korea back in 2015. Despite a 3 year wait for the Western release, MapleStory 2 enjoyed a very successful launch. The bright, welcoming graphics combined with many social activities make MapleStory 2 appealing to a much broader set of gamers. The game's first major update, the Skybound Expansion has already begun rolling out and should help keep the game fresh well into 2019. MapleStory 2 still faces problems, but it in a far better state than some of Nexon's other recent launches. Best Expansion - Path of Exile: Betrayal Another year, … [Read more...] about The MMOs.com Game Of The Year Awards 2018 Edition
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Guild Wars 2 is a free-to-play fantasy-themed MMORPG developed by ArenaNet and is the sequel to the first Guild Wars. The game features an expansive and dynamic world that changes based on the player’s actions. Publisher: NCSOFT Playerbase: High Type: F2P MMORPG (paid expansions) Release Date: August 28, 2012 PvP: Arenas / Large scale World vs World Pros: +Story driven gameplay. +Dynamic quest system. +Good variety of classes and races. +Great soundtrack. Cons: -Repetitive gameplay. Overview Classes Full Review Screenshots Videos Links System Requirements Music Additional Info Overview Guild Wars 2 Overview Guild Wars 2 transports players to the mythical fantasy world of Tyria, a land beset by Elder Dragons who have wreaked havoc on a once peaceful land. Take your pick from eight unique professions, each with their own distinct playstyle. Choose to play as one of five races and create your own story as you embark on adventures and quests in an expansive, mesmerizing, and … [Read more...] about Guild Wars 2 Game Review
Top 5: What Are The Best New Games Launching In August 2018? What are some of the best new games launching this month? Here are our top 5 titles to whet your appetite! Monster Hunter: World (PC/Steam) Release Date: August 9th The wait for the critically-acclaimed Monster Hunter: World on PC is almost over! Originally planned for Fall 2018, Capcom has now confirmed it will be arriving on August 9th, 2018. The title that released for consoles earlier this year has since gone on to become Capcom’s best-selling game in company history with over 8 million units shipped globally. In this entry, players take on larger than life monsters in a variety of vast, living, breathing ecosystems either solo or with up to three other hunters via online co-op, complete with drop-in functionality, a first for the series. A new trailer has been released today to mark the upcoming PC release which can be downloaded here. In Monster Hunter: World, follow the journey of the elder … [Read more...] about Top 5: What Are The Best New Games Launching In August 2018?
It’s time for our roundup of BlizzCon 2018’s biggest announcements. From Warcraft III getting remastered to Diablo coming to your phones, here’s our top picks. #1 World of Warcraft Classic Launching Summer 2019 Finally after much teasing, demo impressions and discussions, we have a release date for WoW Classic. It’s on the most anticipated list for many reasons, perhaps best of all is the chance to walk down memory lane and feed our nostalgia for an early World of Warcraft experience. Better yet, it will be authentic as it gets, on par and superior than other private run servers out there. Players are already checking out the demo at home and the early feedback seems to be good. The best piece of news however, is that your current WoW subscription will give you access to WoW Classic. Therefore, no extra expenditure or cost required. #2 Destiny 2’s Base Game Will Be Free Until 11th November Destiny 2 has attracted legions of dedicated fans and has been … [Read more...] about Top 5 Biggest Announcements From BlizzCon 2018: WoW Classic, Diablo Immortal And More
Looking for some new Nintendo Switch games to check out this week? You’re in luck. There’s a bunch of games ranging from classics to indie titles that have hit the e-shop this week, and here are our top 5 picks. #1 Townsmen Townsmen (Switch) is based on the long-lasting Townsmen series and comes with a carriage-load of content: players can pick between 26 different scenarios – such as protecting a city under siege from bandits or making sure the King’s birthday party is a huge success – or play one of 24 sandbox maps and build a thrilling town from scratch. It’s up to you as a wise ruler and careful planner to fulfill the needs of your beloved Townies, who follow individual daily routines. In Townsmen Switch players can research up to 75 different technologies, 45 production buildings and 129 other structures, all of which need to be considered if you want to succeed: Townies appreciate short commutes to work and love to enjoy food or relax … [Read more...] about 5 New Nintendo Switch Games You Should Check Out This Week!