World of Warcraft: Virtual Store

Despite its humongous list of paying subscribers, you can’t fault Blizzard Entertainment for wanting a little bit extra. The company is taking steps to make World of Warcraft even more profitable with the addition of an online pet store.

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Borderlands – Retail Shortages

It looks like Borderlands, well-received by critics, is having trouble getting received at all by some potential purchasers, with retail shortages being reported in the US. Canada is also dealing with supply issues, possibly as the result of the game’s $40 price tag in the region.

Star Trek Online Closed Beta Registration Activates

Atari and Cryptic Studios announced today that players can now sign up for a chance to participate in the closed beta test for Star Trek Online. This highly anticipated massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) is set in the celebrated Star Trek universe and is the first MMO to offer both space and ground game play.

China Bans Gold Selling

MMOs such as World of Warcraft will be affected by a new ruling from the chinese Government that will ban the trading of virtual currency for real goods and services.

World of Warcraft: To add faction changing?…

Blizzard have begun work on a new service that will let players switch sides. Alliance to Horde. Or Horde to Alliance. Whichever way you want to turn your coat, you’ll be free to do it.

NCSoft to Announce ‘Aion: Tower of Eternity’ Release Date

NCsoft will announce today that Aion: Tower of Eternity will launch in North America on September 22. The European launch will follow several days later, on September 25. The company has been working on Aion for years now, and the fantasy MMO launched in South Korea in November of last year and China this April.  …

Neo Steam: The Shattered Continent Demo at E3 2009

Atlus Online, a daily destination for community-focused gaming and interactive entertainment, will provide visitors to the 2009 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) a steamy treat: a playable demo of its upcoming steampunk-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game, Neo Steam: The Shattered Continent.

Age of Conan Celebrates One Year Anniversary

This week Funcom and a worldwide community of gamers celebrate the one year anniversary of the massively multiplayer online role-playing game ‘Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures’.