If you've ever wanted an MMO that's part Homeworld
and part EVE Online
, check out upcoming single-shard MMORTS Novus AEterno
. The game recently smashed its $75,000 US goal on Kickstarter and has managed to bypass Steam
Greenlight to secure a Q1 2014 PC release. Previously kickstarted sci-fi sandbox Elite: Dangerous
has now entered alpha testing with the release of an impressive-looking singleplayer combat test.
League of Legends
released a spotlight video on new champion Yasuo, who features an insane critical hit chance, a spammable knock-up ability, and a wind wall that blocks all projectiles and spells. Dota 2
's annual Frostivus celebrations were taken over this year by the interesting new Wraith Night co-op horde game mode. SMITE
developer Hi-Rez Studios
offered to help players hit by YouTube's recent automated copyright sweep by providing written permission to use its game footage, and old character Kali got a complete revamp.
Mobile MOBA Arena of Heroes
is now officially out of beta with the release of its first version for the iPad. Diablo III
's Reaper of Souls
closed beta has now officially begun and test versions of the new loot system and paragon patch are now on the public test realm. And Path of Exile
fans won't have long to wait for the big PvP update, as it should be starting after content update 1.0.4 on December 22nd.