Nexon has secured worldwide publishing rights for the open-world survival MMO Human Element. The game is being developed by Los-Angeles-based studio Robotoki and scheduled for global release on PC in Q4 2015.
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OGPlanet announced that the first beta test for its new action shooter Dizzel is slated to begin on June 9, 2014. Here is the official overview and more features:
Publisher OGPlanet announced the closure of GUNDOG, a third-person shooter. Gundog had several unique features, collectible Gundog cards and was based on a fun concept. The game did not make it ouf of Closed Beta.
South Korean publisher Neowiz Games officially confirmed that the Third Person Shooter (TPS) DIZZEL will be launched in North America later this year. They partnered up with Canada-based MMO publisher OGPlanet, who will market and operate the game.
Indie studio U4iA Games announced the termination of their free-to-play, browser-based shooter Offensive Combat. Out of the blue, the company closed its doors and shut down servers recently, on January 15, 2014.
The free-to-play World War II shooter Battle Nations 1944 Online entered Closed Beta testing in Brazil. Developed by Nineworks Entertainment, the game is published and being operated by the new publisher Nurigo Games. Closed Beta has started on December 12, 2013.
Indonesian MMO publisher Qeon Interactive informed its community that it will shut down the free-to-play online FPS Shadow Company: The Mercenary War on December 31st and stated that its Korea-based developer Doobic Studio will close its doors by the end of this year.
More fun and more fairness - the motto of one of the world's most successful sandbox fun-shooter Brick-Force is not even more significant. Season 3 - Bricksaga brings many changes and new content shooter friends can immediately enjoy.
Absolute Force Online (AFO) is subject for termination. Publisher and developer NetDragon Websoft informed their community that the free-to-play FPS will shut down on 29th November, the website and the forums will be closed accordingly.
MMO publisher Innova announced that they will shut down servers for Shadow Company: The Mercenary War in Russia on October 20th. Does this mark the final end of this game project?
Aeria Games announced the launch of its Alpha Test for F.E.A.R. Online. The Alpha Test will only be available for a limited time and access is restricted to a select few Aeria Games members who receive a special key via e-mail. The servers will be wiped between the Alpha Test and the next testing phase.
Publisher CJ Games Global announced that they will discontinue service for the free-to-play FPS District 187: Sin Streets on their gaming portal Netmarble.com. The shooter entered Open Beta in October 2012 and will be shut down on October 3, 2013. Will this also mark the end of Netmarble.com?
Aeria Games released the full website for F.E.A.R. Online. Developed by Inplay Interactive and licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, F.E.A.R. Online is being brought to the United States and the United Kingdom by Aeria Games. F.E.A.R. fans who are eager to see what's in store for the next chapter in the Horror FPS F.E.A.R. saga can head to the website to get details on the story, maps, modes, controls and more.
Webzen informed its community that they will be shutting down the free-to-play FPS Arctic Combat on August 2nd, 2013. We did quite a lot of events around this game in close cooperation with Webzen and did not expect that Arctic Combat would be subject for this unfortunate end in such short time. As Webzen is also the developer of Arctic Combat, this decision is irreversible.
Developer Inplay Interactive released two new trailers for their upcoming free-to-play FPS F.E.A.R. Online, a GDC (Game Developers Conference) 2013 and a trailer for the biggest Chinese games trade show, China Joy 2013. The trailers reveal some game features:
Since January 2012 we had reported about the latest developments of the free-to-play FPS F.E.A.R.: Origin Online, which was supposed to enter closed beta in Korea this year. It did not make it to beta there, but here is the news: Face your fear together with friends in F.E.A.R. Online! Aeria Games announced today the upcoming brand-new installment in the popular horror FPS series.
Yacuba Games shut down their free-to-play FPS Army Rage, unexpectedly and without warning.
WEBZEN reveals an exciting new PvP mode for the modern military FPS, ARCTIC COMBAT. In April, players had to defend a nuclear reactor when aliens invaded the game for the very first time. Now the game's latest PvP mode, Aliens Vs. Humans, allows players to turn into aliens and sends them back into the world to attack and infect other players.