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Garriott’s Shroud of the Avatar RPG surpasses 1 million on Kickstarter

It’s not taken long for Richard Garriott’s new RPG project Shroud of the Avatar which was launched on Kickstarter back on 8 March has just been funded
The Kickstarter has surpassed its $1 million goal this evening and Richard Garriott issued a statement to the community that have backed and been following the project.

By Paul Younger | 19 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Garriott Kickstarts new RPG Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues

Richard Garriott AKA Lord British is back with a new game called Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues and it’s been launched on Kickstarter today.

By Paul Younger | 8 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

Spiderweb announces second in the Avadon RPG trilogy

If you follow the in-depth RPGs of Spiderweb Software, you’ll probably be delighted to learn that Avadon 2: The Corruption (the second in the Avadon trilogy) is scheduled for release in autumn this year.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Feb 2013 | Comments Off

Advance the lance: medieval RPG Pixelry has some footage for you

Retro, pixel-based jousting, what could be better? The developers of Pixelry hope you just answered “nothing!” to that question, and then followed up by asking “does it have RPG mechanics too?”
Yes, it’s chivalry in the age of pixels all the way with this one, as you take the role of a would-be knight, eager to prove himself in the “Big 5″ jousting tournament.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Feb 2013 | Comments Off

CD Projekt’s REDengine 3 bringing realism to RPGs

CD Projekt fired over details of their REDEngine 3, the in-house technology which will be driving their upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 and the next Witcher title.

By Paul Younger | 1 Feb 2013 | Comments Off

Call of the Wildman: Gas Powered Games launch aRPG-RTS hybrid Kickstarter

The countdown to Gas Powered Games’ game reveal hasn’t actually quite finished at the time of writing, but the news was just too eager to burst free.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

New Grim Dawn shots show more finished levels for the ARPG

Crate Entertainment has kicked off 2013 with another developer update for Grim Dawn with new shots showing alpha zones which had been playable but have now been brought up to a high visual standard.

By Paul Younger | 9 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

RPG Legends of Dawn reaches Kickstarter goal and gets new video

The 3D open world PC RPG Legends of Dawn has managed to reach its Kickstarter goal with eight days to spare. 

By Paul Younger | 9 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Best RPG 2012 – Readers’ Vote

Whether you love your dungeon crawlers, click-fests or story-led titles, 2012 has been an interesting year for the RPG genre with some highly anticipated title releases.

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | 1

New shots for the Realmforge’s ARPG DARK

A new set of screenshots have come our way this afternoon for Kalypso and Realmforge Studios’  upcoming action RPG called DARK which show the environments and the game’s cel-shaded art style. 

By Paul Younger | 27 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Project Gorgon MMORPG Kickstarter goes for final push

The indie MMORPG Project Gorgon, which is attempting to raise $55.000 to improve the game’s art, is just over a day away from the Kickstarter project completion date.

By Paul Younger | 2 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Brathwaite and Hall cancel ‘old school RPG’ Kickstarter

Brenda Braithwaite and Tom Hall have called a temporary halt to their project to raise money for an ‘old school RPG’ title.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2012 | 2

CD Projekt RED show how to create an RPG with REDkit video

CD Projekt has released a very tasty time lapse video showing their RPG creation tool RedKIT in action.

By Paul Younger | 18 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Anachronox and Wizardry unite for new Kickstarter RPG project

Brenda Brathwaite (Wizardry, D&D) and Tom Hall (Anachronox, Commander Keen) are the latest pair of developers to set up a Kickstarter and ask for your generous pledges.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Obsidian RPG nears reveal, announcement 14 September

This is quite a self-indulgent news post, primarily because any new RPG by Obsidian gets me rather interested.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Obsidian teases “next RPG endeavor”

A brand new splash/landing page for Obsidian’s official site teases a forthcoming project, and links to a set of forums which state they are for the developer’s “next RPG endeavor”.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Sep 2012 | 1

Lockwood Publishing Releases Free-to-Play MMORPG – Mercia: Fractured Realms

Today 30th August , Nottingham based Lockwood Publishing celebrates the launch of its most ambitious title to date, Mercia: Fractured Realms on PlayStation®Home – a 100% free-to-play MMORPG.

By Press Release | 30 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

[Island Forge] Player-Created Content Single-Dev MMORPG Kickstarter!

Potential Games LLC is excited to announce a Kickstarter project for Island Forge, a player-created content, brand-new old-school, single-developer MMORPG featuring classic RPG elements with a unique new game design, in which players create their own islands with stories for others to explore.

By Press Release | 23 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Aeria Games Announces Combat-Oriented Fantasy MMORPG, Dragon Knights

Closed Beta Registration Begins for Action-Packed Free-to-Play Online PC Game

SANTA CLARA, Calif.

By Press Release | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

The Inquisitor RPG launches the English beta

After ten years of development, three years of translations and several months of proofreading, the closed English beta of the old-school RPG game Inquisitor begins.

By Press Release | 1 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

RF Online: Acclaimed Sci-Fi MMORPG,Hits Europe Later This Year

Berlin, Germany – 24th July 2012 – Berlin-based Games Publisher, OnNet Europe, subsidiary of South Korean parent company, OnNet Entertainment, today announced the licensing of CCR´s popular Sci-Fi Rising Force Online MMORPG for Europe.

By Press Release | 24 Jul 2012 | 6

South Park RPG is a quest to ‘be cool’

The first trailer for Obsidian’s South Park RPG has been shown at Microsoft’s E3 press event, revealing that the game is now called South Park The Stick of Truth and that one of the main goals in your role as ‘the new kid’ is to be cool (what else?) You can expect the usual assortment of South Park characters and villains (from underpants gnomes to ..

By Peter Parrish | 4 Jun 2012 | 1

CD Projekt’s new RPG is Cyberpunk

Another piece of news has emerged from CD Projekt Red’s conference, this time regarding the new futuristic RPG in development at the studio.

By John Robertson | 30 May 2012 | Comments Off

First image from CD Projekt’s new RPG

Things are moving forward for CD Projekt Red’s new RPG. It was already known that the developers of The Witcher 2 were working on some fresh projects, along with hints that one of them might have a rather more futuristic flavour than previous releases, but now we have the lone image above as confirmation.

By John Robertson | 29 May 2012 | Comments Off

More ARPG action in new Legends of Dawn trailer & screens

Due for release at some point later this year, indie developer Dreamatrix has sent over a new trailer for the upcoming ARPG Legends of Dawn which offers everything you would expect to find in today’s fantasy ARPGs.

By Paul Younger | 29 May 2012 | Comments Off

Dragon’s Dogma [Review] – A JRPG with a western edge

In what is perhaps the grandest example of the Japanese gaming industry trying to incorporate western design philosophy, Dragon’s Dogma is a game made up of elements that would usually be kept very well apart.

By John Robertson | 24 May 2012 | 1

ARPG devs discuss Diablo’s influence on the genre [Video]

Earlier this week we held a special launch night event and thousands of Diablo gamers joined us for an online live show. 
During the show we aired four interviews with ARPG developers Crate Entertainment, Runic Games and Grinding Gear Games who discuss the influence of the Diablo franchise on their game development. 
The developers also talk about their upcoming titles Grim Dawn, Torchlight 2 and Path of Exile.

By John Robertson | 18 May 2012 | Comments Off

Game of Thrones RPG UK release date

Cyanide Studios’ Game of Thrones RPG has been given a UK release date.

By John Robertson | 17 May 2012 | Comments Off

Witcher developers seeking talent for new RPG

It look as if the developers of The Witcher and The Witcher 2 are gearing up to put together a brand new RPG from a fresh set of ideas.

By Paul Younger | 14 May 2012 | Comments Off

Realmforge goes Dark with vampire stealth RPG

When you announce a vampire-based game featuring stealthy gameplay and RPG-like special powers, most people’s minds are going to head towards Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines.

By Paul Younger | 11 May 2012 | Comments Off