City of Villains News (PC)

NCsoft 'worried' MMO mass market "equals conservative design"

Posted: 05.08.2011 by Technet2k

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More is better, yes? Well, no, NCsoft's Jeremy Gaffney of Carbine Studios 'worries' that a MMO mass market will actually scare studios into conformity.

He said the "great thing" about early day MMOs like Asheron's Call and Ultima Online was that they "experimented" and "weren't afraid" of their differences.

City of Heroes goes free-to-play

Posted: 21.06.2011 by JonahFalcon

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City of Heroes has finally given in and gone free-to-play, a subscription model that has proven more profitable than the flat subscription rate. The new version, City of Heroes: Freedom divides the game into free and premium content, giving gamers who still want to pay the monthly fee all of the content they cherish.

NCsoft date 'Going Rogue' add-on for City of Heroes August 17th

Posted: 23.06.2010 by Technet2k

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The latest expansion to MMO City of Heroes will be out August 17th announces NCsoft, which adds in the option for heroes to switch sides.

You can even start a neutral character in the new alternate Praetoria universe, making choices that will either lead to villainy or heroism.