The Seven Day First-Person Shooter Challenge – or 7DFPS – returns August 10-17, challenging developers everywhere to create a first-person shooter in seven days. The game jam has a very simple goal: injecting the dusty, stagnated FPS genre with some fresh and new ideas.
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We have compiled all the info we could find about upcoming Korean FPS games for 2013 - 2014 and packed some data about the current market for shooters in Korea together.
MMOG publisher Level Up! announced the date for the forthcoming open beta of free-to-play multiplayer online first person shooter (MOFPS) Assault Fire. The beta is slated for April 23 and available for gamers based in the Philippines. Assault Fire features a variety of mecha-based FPS game modes.
Poland-based developer DRAGO Entertainment had been working on shooter MMORPG Grimlands, but could not finish the project which had been in development for over five years, as MMO publisher gamigo made a strategic decision to cancel further investments. DRAGO wants to continue and seeks funding via Kickstarter.
Epic Games revealed its brand new Unreal Engine 4 real-time "Infiltrator" demonstration at GDC 2013. Quite many f2p FPS utilize the Unreal Engine 3. This impressive video highlights the latest real-time rendering and lighting technology, an outlook for next-gen FPS.
Nexon is working on a new online FPS. This one is based on the Japanese animation series "Ghost in the Shell: STAND ALONE COMPLEX" and licensed from Japanese publisher Kodansha.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is not a f2p FPS, but we surely did not want to miss this one: ESL's new premier gaming competition RaidCall EMS One in CS:GO and Dota 2 starts February 11th - offering an astounding 312,000 US-Dollar prize pool! That is $156,000 for CS:GO!
Developer Dragonfly and MMO publisher Neowiz Games, both Korea, announced a new partnership to release two FPS (First Person Shooter) games.
The guys over at CK, a UT2004 community, reached out to us and we are happy to post this. CK organizes an Unreal Tournament 2004 DM 1vs1 'Oldschool vs Newschool' cup. You thought that no one plays UT2004 anymore? We all know better by now.
It'not that will we cover boxed FPS games in the future, just made a little exception. Check out the premiere trailer for Battlefield 3: Aftermath, the fourth multiplayer expansion pack.
During the Arctic Combat Beta Key Giveaway Event we asked you - our dear readers: What's Your Favorite FPS, regardless if it is f2p or not. Some of you were lazy. Just for the fun of it we put the votes in a table. Here is the result:
Boiling Core Entertainment needs funding for the development of a free-to-play sci-fi shooter called N.E.O - Nuclear Eclipse Online. The project has been put up in Kickstarter.
Thriving Free-to-Play Shooter Games A.V.A., Soldier Front and GunZ Move to Aeria, Providing Players a Seamless Transition, Fresh Competitors and Superior Support.
2012 and the next year 2013 will bring us not only new free-to-play FPS games, but also some few shooters that are based on a "third person" view. We've compiled 8 upcoming free-to-play multiplayer online Third Person Shooters (MOTPS), that are set for a launch in 2012 or 2013.
More free-to-play FPS and shooter games are added to Valve's platform Steam. The most recent additions are Combat Arms, MicroVolts and Blacklight: Retribution. A growing trend?
EA's got something for you. Receive in-game items and currency by playing EA's top free-to-play games including the shooters Battlefield Heroes and Battlefield Play4Free as well as Need for Speed World, Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances and more.
GamesCampus.com announced today the newest battleground for their Massively Multiplayer Online Third Person Shooter (MMOTPS) Heroes in the Sky, Occupational War.
And here is the official press release: Load your guns, strap on your holster, and get ready to show off your best action movie one-liners. Aeria Games, a leading global publisher of free-to-play online games, announced today that closed beta registration has begun for Born to Fire, a gritty new massively multiplayer online first-person shooter (MMOFPS).