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For there really is a world within ours, a secret world, where magic exists, monsters roam and ancient forces are fighting for the dominance of earth. It is a world of legendary stories, ageless conflicts and powerful cabals. In this world, even modern cities hide secrets. In this world, players can take part in the greatest conspiracies of our age, and battle the forces of darkness across the world and throughout time.
|Funcom closes Beijing office, MMO live teams moved to... (8)|
|Funcom's restructuring has started to come into effect as Funcom Beijing is to be closed down. The Chinese-based studio team did a lot of art and animation work for The Secret World.
Meanwhile the live teams for Funcom MMOs are being rehomed at Raleigh, North Carolina. This moves most live devs from Montreal, which will focus more on unannounced mobile projects.
|Posted: 25.01.2013 by Technet2k|
|The Secret World sees '400% increase in activity' aft... (1)|
|Changing Funcom's The Secret World MMO from a standard subscription to buy-to-play has been a tremendous success, announces the studio. Its December relaunch brought in 70k new players.
That meant a 30% total increase in sales over the past four weeks. Once bought, The Secret World is free-to-play with additional content requiring purchases; subs are still available.
|Posted: 11.01.2013 by Technet2k|
|The Secret World now free-to-play once bought, carrie... (1)|
|Funcom has announced that The Secret World is now a free-to-play MMO once you've covered the entry fee of buying the game. This means free content access to all of the four major updates.
If you buy and signup before December 31st then the next major update - Issue #5 - will be covered too, otherwise it's $5. Continuing subscribers receive perks over the non-paying flock.
|Posted: 12.12.2012 by Technet2k|
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