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The Anvil of Crom: Sun, sand, and the serpent kingdom

Welcome back to the Anvil of Crom and the latest edition of the Hyborian travelogue. This week, we're going to visit the lands of Stygia in Funcom's Age of Conan for a look at the final post-Tortage lowbie zone. Previously we've journeyed to the Gateway of Khitai, the Wild Lands of Zelata, and C...

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The Daily Grind: The best MMO music

Here's a story for you: a certain blogger is playing The Lord of the Rings Online. He's in the Trollshaws, and he notices the music -- oft-ignored in MMOs -- is actually really good. It's classy and it's beautiful. Then he starts to think about the music in other games -- the gorgeous and mournful ...

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One Shots: Stygian sunrise

We've been really impressed with all the great screenshots that have been flying in from Age of Conan. Today we're bringing you a lovely one that was sent to us by Wil d. He writes: Here's a recent screenshot I took from Age of Conan. This shot is of my bear shaman, Josun, overlooking the Pyramid o...

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Controversy never ends with Age of Conan

First it was the gore. Then it was the fatalities. Then it was the promise of nudity. Then it was the nipple toggle. Now there's more controversy in the Age of Conan - the Stygians. Richard Cobbett brought up a new area where AoC might offend some of the more religious people in the population in hi...

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AoC Lore: Boat Captain Amyr

Down in Stygia there's a river called Styx. Of all the boat captains in the Khopshef Province the most well known is Amyr, master of the Pride of Luxor. Unlike most of the other boats the Luxor is old, but so well maintained that you'd swear it was better than new. Decorated with bright colors, she ...

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Age of Conan Product Developer interview, with gameplay video

On December 5th, I was invited to the Eidos/Funcom Age of Conan press event, where I was privileged enough to be granted access to both the game itself and the development team. I was able to play the opening area, leading into the first town. I sussed out the combat and the conversation interfac...

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