Open World

  • Open worlds

    5 Modern Open Worlds Worth Checking Out

    The roots of the open world trend are commonly associated with 2011’s The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Even though expansive world maps with tons of secrets and side quests were not new to the industry, the fifth entry in The Elder Scrolls franchise had an everlasting impact. To this...
  • NieR: Automata

    Developers Could Learn a Thing or Two from ‘NieR: Automata’

    2017 started with memorable moments in gaming. Guerrilla Games won the public with Horizon Zero Dawn, Nintendo reminded us why we love it so much with the Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and Atlus delivered the long-awaited continuation to the popular Persona franchise with its...
  • NieR: Automata

    Anti-Denuvo Outcry Takes Over ‘NieR: Automata’ Discussions

    Slated for release on March 17 on Steam, potential NieR: Automata buyers take over the game’s discussions page with anti-Denuvo threads. A title that fans have been asking for since 2010’s Nier, NieR: Automata garnered very positive reviews for its PlayStation 4 version, which came out on March 7 in...
  • Revelation Online

    ‘Revelation Online’ Open Beta Now Live

    The open beta test for the MMORPG Revelation Online is now live for anyone who would like to jump in. As it approaches its final release date, Revelation Online opens the floodgates of its open beta test. With founder’s pack holders having started their adventures earlier last week, the Asian...
  • Final Fantasy XV Receives New Update

    After some setbacks, the Final Fantasy franchise truly bounced back with Final Fantasy XV. Its use of four main characters beautifully written as best friends (or brothers, even), a large world that you can drive around in, and a very impressive battle system is what make the game not...
  • Bless Online

    Exclusive Interview With Aeria Games, Publisher of ‘Bless Online’

    There are a plenty of Korean MMORPGs coming to the West in 2017, but fans of the genre are excited only for a handful. Right now we can smell Revelation Online‘s sweet perfume as it stands on our doorstep, fixing its beautiful dress whilst holding a plate filled with delicious content....
  • Black Desert Online

    Black Desert Online Player Gives Free Character Sketches

    Gaming communities can often be toxic as players bash each other for one reason or another, whether it’s about skill, levels, or just plain opinions. Every once in a while, someone comes out and shines a very kind light, thus making the world seem better. This is what happened...
  • Dwarf Fortress

    Dwarf Fortress Developers Interviewed by Patreon

    Dwarf Fortress developing team Bay 12 Games (composed of Tarn “Toady One” Adams and his older brother, Zach “ThreeToe” Adams) was interviewed by Patreon as part of the highlight “Creator of the Week”. One of the most important titles in video games history, Slaves to Armok: God of Blood...
  • FINAL FANTASY XV

    FINAL FANTASY XV Crown Update Patch Notes

    The day-one patch of FINAL FANTASY XV, dubbed Crown Update, had its full notes released on the official website. FINAL FANTASY XV’s original release date was September 30. However, Square Enix decided to delay it in order to implement fixes and enhancements. Despite the full copy leaking in some countries...