PlanetSide 2

An imposing but brilliant free-to-play gem that everyone should try, even if only a few will make peace with its off-putting nature.


EverQuest is bigger than EverQuest 2

They don't make them like they used to.

H1Z1, PlanetSide boss steps down following online harassment

John Smedley to take time off after a year of being targeted.

Lizard Squad attacks PlanetSide 2, H1Z1, more

In an apparent retaliation against Daybreak boss John Smedley.

PlanetSide 2 gets a June release date on PS4

Destiny competitor to share a platform.

Digital Foundry | Digital Foundry: Hands-on with PlanetSide 2 on PS4

From the archive: Daybreak Game Company's MMO shooter makes its console debut.

Daybreak Game Company, formerly SOE, lays off several staffers

UPDATE: Studio offers its condolences in a new statement.

SOE has been sold off, can now develop multi-platform games

Studio rebranded as Daybreak Game Company.

Planetside 2 gets Guinness World Record for biggest FPS battle

1158 players duke it out over a single server.

PlanetSide 2 Hossin update finally released

Two years in the making - but it's not finished yet.

Time to move for EU players of SOE games

PlanetSide 2, DC Universe Online and EverQuest 2 accounts affected.

Sony Online Entertainment closing MMOs, teasing new ones

Confirms EverQuest Next for PS4, considers taking on Hearthstone.

PlanetSide 2 out on PlayStation 4 early 2014

But DC Universe Online makes console launch.

Sony explains lack of Planetside 2 PC and PS4 cross-platform play, teases character transfers

Creative director Matt Higby on porting to PS4, DualShock 4, Oculus Rift and more.

Sony backtracks on real-money Planetside 2 buffs following fan outcry

"We have decided to go back to the drawing board."

Planetside 2 is PlayStation 4 bound

As is DC Universe Online.

Currys PC World in London opens a Gaming Bunker

Presumably in anticipation of Sony dropping the bomb.

SOE boss Smedley goes to war on “scumbag” Planetside 2 cheaters

"We'll find you. We'll find your family. We'll hunt you down."

Don't mod PlanetSide 2 in any way or you will be banned

"If you do this, you are indistinguishable from various hacks."

Planetside 2 release date announced

Third continent unlocked on launch day.

Planetside 2 beta begins Monday night

I feel like I've heard this before...

Feature | PlanetSide 2 Preview: Tomorrow's Shooter, Today

Talking apps, technology and longevity.

Video | Video highlights from the Planetside 2 alpha test

Narrated by creative director Matt Higby.

Sony accepting PlanetSide 2 beta applications

"Next year is going to be HUGE for Planetside 2."

Sony reveals PlanetSide 2 images

Secretive shooter MMO spotted.

SOE unveils PlanetSide 2

PlanetSide Next evolves.

Sony Online delays PlanetSide Next

Adds more resources to it.

Sony: Expect PlanetSide Next  Q1/Q2

Plus: The Agency, Free Realms PS3 launches.

Imminent PlanetSide 2 reveal hinted

Is Sony's MMOFPS sequel finally ready?

SOE president outs "PlanetSide Next"

"REALLY MASSIVE," shouts Smedley.