Sony Online Entertainment's president, Johh Smedley, isn't one of those annoying business executives who believes in making decisions about games while having next to no knowledge about them. Instead, he believes that if you don't make games your business, you shouldn't be in the business. Sounds like my kind of executive.
The full-length, no-holds-barred CGI trailer for Planetside 2 has surfaced for public viewing consumption. The trailer is wicked cool and features some of the most entertaining and elaborately choreographed action sequences in a CGI, easily making it one of the coolest game trailers released this year.
Two new map trailers were released for the upcoming free-to-play shooter from Acony and Sony Online Entertainment, Bullet Run. The maps are tightly woven together with an ample string of environmental clutter to keep the action fast and ferocious.
We don't hear much about the numerical figures and stats for online titles until quarterlies are released. However, Sony Online Entertainment boss John Smedley isn't afraid to talk numbers and percentages, and he gladly revealed that 70% of the entire playerbase for DC Universe Online actually derives from PlayStation 3 gamers.
DC Universe Online is set to get quite a bit more hectic tomorrow as the developers prepare to release The Last Laugh, the fourth DLC pack for the free-to-play hero MMO. Along with a whole new set of story missions, caped crusaders will be exposed to an enhanced player-versus-player experience, pitting heroes against villains all over Metropolis and Gotham City.
DC Universe Online is continuing to truck on ahead after getting a very fitting resurge in energy after SOE took it free-to-play. The latest expansion for DC Universe Online centers around the maniacal maniac of laughter, The Joker. Hence, the title of the latest DLC is called The Last Laugh.
Even though the company is reeling financially, Sony still has time to file patents for very odd things...such as " Coordinating real-world gatherings to promote an online community". Isn't that like PAX, Blizzcon, QuakeCon or every other digital-oriented real-world convention?
Sony Online Entertainment has slowly been leaking more and more news and info about the upcoming PlanetSide 2. Well, in a recent interview Josh Hackney, Executive Producer for PlanetSide 2 mentioned that a console port is definitely a possibility, but how well Sony or MS takes to the concept is an entirely different matter.
The battle for Earth just got a lot tougher for the heroes and villains of DC Universe Online mainly because SOE is making it tougher. The publisher announced today that the third DLC pack for DCUO will be arriving soon for PC and PS3.
If you had the feeling that DC Universe Online was a cool game but lacked certain features...such as the ability to craft, well that is being rectified. SOE announced that DC Universe Online's latest update contains a brand new research and development crafting function.
SOE is continuing their campaign of rolling out new assets for PlanetSide 2, including some brand new screenshots and a short trailer for one of the factions in the game, the Vanu.
Sony Online Entertainment released a new video trailer for PlanetSide 2 featuring a few of the vehicles you'll be able to man, as well as a few of the weapons you’ll be able to use, in addition to some of the armor you’ll be able to wear.
Following up on the hack attacks from earlier this year, it has been reported that 93,000 PlayStation Network and Sony Online Entertainment accounts have been compromised from another hack attempt consisting of a mass amount of username and password combinations spamming the SOE and PSN account login gateway.
All right, so you have a guy being transported across a bridge during rush hour. The objective is to get this guy out of the transport and to safety as quickly as possible all while he’s being guarded by armed SWAT forces…what do you do?
Seven new screenshots have been released for Sony Online Entertainment's upcoming open-world, MMORPG first-person shooter sequel, PlanetSide 2. The new screenshots depict some of the new character classes in action as well as a brief visual overview of how they look.