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WildStar Adding Megaservers and Free Transfers

WildStar Adding Megaservers and Free Transfers

September 3rd, 2014 at 01:09 am
A significant portion of the WildStar playerbase has been requesting something in the way of server merges for a little while now. Carbine Studios had been fairly quiet on...

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SWTOR Advanced Space Combat Guide Video

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Advanced space combat is hard! This video gives you an Advanced Space Combat Guide and runs through two full level 45+ missions and shows you how to use high level upgrades...

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WildStar Adding Megaservers and Free Transfers

A significant portion of the WildStar playerbase has been requesting something in the way of server merges for a little while now. Carbine Studios had been fairly quiet on all fronts lately– until today, that is. In a stickied forum post, the team announced that they will be implementing megaservers to WildStar in the near [...]

RIFT: New Expansion Information Revealed at PAX

On Friday night we enjoyed sharing news from Trion Worlds at their PAX Prime Party in Seattle. Now we bring you more in-depth teasers for RIFT 3.0: Nightmare Tide– the expansion launching on October 8th– from a video recorded by MMOReporterNetwork on Youtube interviewing Bill “Daglar” Fisher and Simon “DeadSimon” Finch. Here are all the important tidbits that were revealed in [...]

Review: Is a VIP Pass at Wizard World Worth It?

Since graduating college and getting real, adult jobs, most of my friends have purchased VIP tickets for one of the three largest conventions in my hometown of Chicago–Wizard World’s Chicago Comic Con. Since I’m still a student (I’m in graduate school), I’ve never had the money to splurge on a VIP ticket. This year, though, [...]

RIFT 3.0: Nightmare Tide and ArcheAge Launch Dates Revealed– Plus More!

PAX Prime began today, so Twitch has been the place to hang out for those of us who couldn’t make the journey to Seattle. Trion Parties in Seattle! Trion has been sending out PAX invitations and teasers about special announcements all week via email, networks, and Twitter regarding all of their games– RIFT, ArcheAge, Defiance, [...]

Weekly Cosday: Wizard World Chicago Edition

Welcome to Junkies Nation’s cosplay review, Weekly Cos-day! Here, we will highlight some of the best cosplays we saw on the internet this week (including those submitted by you, dear readers!). We end each article with a link to a cosplay tutorial so that you can finally make that perfect cosplay you’ve been dreaming about. [...]

ArcheAge: Leveling Guide Levels 1-10 East Harani Battlerage

Greetings, Junkies, Vitality here. In this article we’re taking a look at the Harani starting zone focusing on rushing through to level 10 and obtaining our small farm with enough gold to plant stuff all in under an hour and a half. If you aren’t leveling a Harani, you can also check out my speed [...]

RIFT: Extraordinary Cosplay by HS Designs

RIFT cosplay has lit up Facebook with the latest design by Germany’s Hannes Schonian Design based on the Storm Legion Cleric “Ceremonial Bundle”. Trion Worlds Gives the Thumbs Up! Sven Bybyee, the Lead Concept Artist for Trion Worlds who designed this armor set, sent his approval inviting Mr. Schonian to the 3.0 Alpha. Schonian responds on Facebook with [...]

Twitch.tv Purchased by Amazon

While gamers and streamers alike have been expecting to hear the news that Twitch had been purchased, it came as a surprise that the purchaser was Amazon. Twitch had been in talks with Google until recently, when it’s presumed that Google backed out due to the competition between Twitch and YouTube. Once Google had stepped [...]

Donald Glover is Spider-Man (Kind Of)

While Twitter didn’t exactly get its wishes grated by Disney magic, it was announced on Tuesday that Donald Glover is going to voice one of the incarnations of the famed web-slinger on Disney HD’s Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors. Glover will voice Miles Morales, the pre-teen who takes the place of Peter Parker after his death. [...]

RIFT: Minions & Adventure Cards Revealed!

The RIFT official forums have been a roller coaster for the past two weeks with changes occurring to the game as Trion prepares for the 3.0 expansion entitled “Nightmare Tide“. Some intrigue has sparked early this week thanks to Senior UI Artist Amber “Gingers” Alexander teasing us with a tiny bit of info regarding Minions. What [...]

Link and Villager Join… Mario Kart 8!?

No, that’s not an April Fool’s joke on the front page of the Mario Kart 8 website. In addition to the free Mercedes DLC being released tomorrow, Nintendo fans will be able to pre-order two upcoming DLC packs that grant them 16 new courses, 6 new drivers, 8 new vehicles, and 8 new colors for Yoshi [...]

ArcheAge: Leveling Guide Levels 1-10 West Elf Battlerage

Yo, Junkies, Vitality here. In this article we’re taking a look at the Elf starting zone and how to blast through it in an hour and keep our pockets stuffed full of gold at the same time. With all the closed Beta action going on, knowing how to get out of the newbie zone as [...]

Guild Wars 2: Anniversary Sale and Feature Pack Updates

In preparation for Guild Wars 2′s second anniversary, the Black Lion Trading Company is having a special 10-day sale with various discounted and limited-availability items from August 22nd-31st. Be sure to check out GuildWars2.com for details, as new deals will be added daily. Read on for updates on the September 2014 Feature Pack. September 2014 Feature Pack [...]

ArcheAge: Leveling Guide Levels 1-10 East Firran Battlerage

Greetings, Junkies, Vitality here. In this article we’re taking a look at the Firran starting zone, focusing on rushing through to level 10 and obtaining our small farm with enough gold to plant stuff all in under an hour and a half. Read More…

DDoS Attack on PlayStation Network

If you tried to login to the PlayStation Network yesterday morning, you may have noticed that the network was unusually slow, or may have just been unable to log in completely.  Sony confirmed the issues on the PlayStation blog with the post below: “Like other major networks around the world, the PlayStation Network and Sony [...]

Habitat Steam Key Giveaway

Remember last week when we interviewed the founder of 4gency, the team behind a little space junk-collecting orbital strategy game called Habitat? Good news, indie fans– we’ve got a bunch of Steam keys to give away that grant Early Access to Habitat! Seven keys to be exact. These keys allow you to try the game [...]

The Elder Scrolls Online Adds Subscriber Loyalty Program

‘Tis the summer season for MMORPG incentive rewards! Zenimax Online and Bethesda announced yesterday that The Elder Scrolls Online will be getting a new loyalty rewards program beginning in September. All subscribers who have been subscribed for at least three months (including the complimentary first month as well as any extra free time) will be [...]

RIFT: What We Know of the “Nightmare Tide”

It has been almost a month since the unveiling of Trion World’s next expansion for RIFT. RIFT 3.0: Nightmare Tide was announced and the buzzing of excitement has been going since then. During the week that Bill Fisher, executive producer on RIFT, made the announcement so began the interviews with various websites. And with Trion [...]

Hearthstone’s Naxx Opens Final Quarter: Frostwyrm!

We’re on the final wing of Hearthone’s Naxxramas, and unlike the previous wings, this one requires you to purchase the past 4 wings to unlock. While we have your usual help from Hearthhead up and running, I’ll once again add my 2 gold worth of experience and opinions after the cut. This week’s card breakdown’s [...]

Become a Junkies Nation Writer!

We’re happy to announce that Junkies Nation is currently looking to add new writers to our awesome, tight-knit writing team. We’re looking for writers passionate, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic about console games, PC games, MMORPGs, MOBAs, and all things geeky. In particular, we’d love to have writers covering these specific areas: MOBAs MMORPG news MMORPG guides/editorials/previews [...]

Guild Wars 2: Upcoming Class Changes

In an ongoing effort to keep balance between classes in Guild Wars2, ArenaNet has posted some information on the upcoming class changes before they cover it more in detail on Friday at 12PM during the team’s live stream. Changes are scheduled take effect next month, so be sure to tune in and check out some [...]

ArcheAge CBE 4: Friday– All ArcheAge, All the Time!

Even though we’ve just recovered from the end of ArcheAge‘s third closed beta event, the fourth beta event was announced yesterday. It’s right around the corner! It’ll begin at 10 AM PST on Friday, August 22 and run until 10 AM on Wednesday, August 27th. There can never be too much beta in a sandbox-y [...]

EverQuest Next Reveals: Multiclassing and Keywords

From SOE Live in Las Vegas on August 16th, Jeff Butler, Mike Mann, Darrin McPherson, and Terry Micheals held a panel about the extensive multiclassing system in EverQuest Next. They also talked about the game’s unique keyword feature which will be used in multiclassing and throughout all areas of the game, allowing players to easily [...]

Trove: New Community-Chosen Dragon Class and Biome!

Wow! What a week trying to catch up on this not-so-little pack of voxel fun. It is easy to underestimate what seems like a really simple game, but Trove has depths and layers to its crafting, building, and combat that keep you running around blissfully losing track of time. What is most enjoyable about Trove is that [...]

Path of Exile: Forsaken Masters Preview

Hey, Junkies! In a few days– on August 20th– Grinding Gear Games (GGG) releases their very anticipated expansion to the Path of Exile series. Forsaken Masters, coming to you as a horizontal follow-up to the vertical “Sacrifice of the Vaal” free content pack, this time GGG sets their sights on giving the player more goals [...]

Warlords of Draenor Release Date Announced

In a live stream event today, Blizzard revealed the release date for World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor. The long-awaited expansion will launch on November 13, 2014, shortly after BlizzCon 2014. Warlords of Draenor Cinematic The event featured the premiere of the Warlords of Draenor cinematic, a beautifully-rendered look back at the savage events of [...]

The Banner Saga Giveaway Results!

The results are in, folks! We’ve chosen 5 winners at random from the 281 total entries we received. The winners will be receiving a Deluxe Edition Steam key for The Banner Saga, a fun, turn-based RPG set back in Viking times (with an awesome score to boot– which the DE version includes). Here are the [...]

BioWare Announces Shadow Realms, an Online Action RPG

After a couple weeks of fun email teasers, BioWare finally announced yesterday what the heck we’ve all been chosen for– a brand new online action RPG in development called Shadow Realms. Shadow Realms will be a 4v1 story-driven ARPG with dynamic co-op elements in a world that’s going to evolve as it takes shape. As [...]

Gamescom: New Tomb Raider Exclusive to Xbox (but with a Limited Duration!)

Although the sequel to 2013′s Tomb Raider was announced at E3 this year, a potentially even bigger announcement was made at Gamescom‘s Microsoft press briefing at Gamescom. Crystal Dynamics announced that it was forging a closer working relationship with Microsoft and, as a result, Rise of the Tomb Raider is going to be an exclusive [...]

Interview: Habitat’s Charles Cox, Founder of 4gency

We recently had the chance to interview Charles Cox, Founder of 4gency. 4gency is the team behind Habitat, an indie orbital strategy/simulation game that was successfully funded thanks to Kickstarter back in May 2014 and is now debuting on Steam in an Early Access stage of development. The game is constantly being updated and improved [...]

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