Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

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FeatureThe case for WAR

BioWare Mythic on Warhammer, Real ID and the future.

FeatureWarhammer Online's Mark Jacobs

On population balance, server stability and more.

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Former Mythic boss eulogises the fallen Warhammer studio

"I will always remain incredibly proud of them all."

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The character ageing system Warhammer Online nearly had

And how Camelot Unchained will reinvent it.

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Warhammer Online is gone forever - or is it?

One ex-Mythic dev knows a way to preserve the MMO, but will EA listen?

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Warhammer Online will shut down this December

When Mythic's licensing contract expires.

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BioWare Mythic renames itself Mythic again

"In the wake of a new focus."

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BioWare Mythic: "the key" to next-gen console success will be migrating community

"The company that does that the best will be the most successful."

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Why subs-based MMOs have a future

Mythic founder senses shift away from F2P.

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Former Mythic boss explains EA split

Mark Jacobs talks past, present and future.

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Warhammer Online servers closing

Free char transfers off doomed worlds.

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BioWare leak row gathers pace

Insider calls out EA mole, drops F-bombs.

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Laid-off EA dev: Old Republic "is a joke"

David Jaffe responds: stop whining.

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EA: Warhammer Online is "profitable"

We're not giving up, says BioWare Mythic.

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FeatureThe case for WAR

BioWare Mythic on Warhammer, Real ID and the future.

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BioWare Mythic hates Real ID

"No. Never. Never. No."

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BioWare takes WAR servers from GOA

European service temporarily suspended.

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Mythic becomes BioWare Mythic

Assimilation is complete.

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Warhammer Online players overcharged

Error results in subs fees of $300 and up.

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Warhammer Online client made free

Upgrade from trial by paying sub.

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Mythic "committed" despite layoffs

Ultima, DAOC and WAR are safe, it says.

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WAR's free trial goes endless

Play up to level 10 with no limits.

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WAR revamping early levels

Also adding buddy system.

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Mac version of WAR gets release date

Get it next month for less than 20 "bucks".

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Mythic shares biggest mistakes with WAR

Too easy, not social enough, poor economy.

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Special events planned for WAR birthday

XP bonus, new dungeon, unique items etc.

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Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

Well, this is orkward.

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Warhammer Online coming to Mac

Beta version now, release in autumn.

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BioWare: Mythic will help Star Wars MMO

"Oh yeah, without a doubt," says Zeschuk.

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Mythic focusing on RvR, Tier 4 endgame

September anniversary next milestone.

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EA merges Mythic and BioWare

Muzyka boss, Mark Jacobs departs.

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WAR opens the Land of the Dead

Early access for live event victors.

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Final WAR Call to Arms event dated

Rise of the Tomb Kings next week.

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WAR: The Land of the Dead

Mummy wouldn't like these screens.

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Recruit WAR players, get free stuff

Like a month's free play or Rod of Service.

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WAR Beyond the Sands event begins

Glory, titles, equipment up for grabs.

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World first complete city capture in WAR

Euro Destruction faction downs the King.

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Warhammer Online closing 63 servers

Final round of transfers today.

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WAR patch 1.2 goes live next week

It's getting a price cut in Europe, too.

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Roper warns against writing off WAR

Problem is expectations, says Cryptic man.

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WAR's patch 1.2 previewed

New careers, zone domination, bug fixes.

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Mythic details WAR's Land of the Dead

Level 25 up, live events, loot and more.

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Mythic "super proud" of WAR subs

Fall was "expected", numbers growing again.

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Live Warhammer Online interview

Mythic talks expansions, changes and more.

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More job losses at Mythic Entertainment

WAR developer feels the EA cuts deepen.

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Warhammer Online has 300k subscribers

EA's financials reveal slow-but-steady start.

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GOA unveils enormous WAR update

New classes, dungeon, battleground.

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Mythic hints at WAR's Orc Choppa

New career teased with Governator prank.

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WAR factions balanced, says Mythic

We're not all bad guys any more.

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EA job cuts rumoured at Mythic

WAR developer next to suffer?

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Mythic hints at WAR Dwarf Slayer

Also, Zone Domination on the way.

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Mythic speeds up WAR levelling

Christmas XP bonus for all players.

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FeatureWarhammer Online: the new classes

Meet the reinforcements new to the WAR effort.

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Warhammer Online gets first big update

US servers now, EU tomorrow morning.

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Mythic hasn't started WAR expansion

Focusing on live game, says Jacobs.

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Warhammer Online adds new careers

Early access now, everyone else next week.

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Mythic "resolving" sketchy WAR servers

Large scale, final tier battles cause trouble.

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FeatureWAR: Stories from the city

Why the MMO's overlooked capitals are its heart.

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Players question WAR systems

Is "contribution" merely random?

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WAR heralds new classes with live event

Earn early access to careers and scenario.

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Warhammer Online is Korea-bound

EA, Mythic and NHN got Seoul.

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Blizzard: WAR, AOC players coming home

Morhaime presents actual percentages.

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WAR tops 800,000 active users mark

Subscriber base still growing strong.

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WAR doubles XP for open-world warfare

Trying to stimulate barren battlefields.

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Mythic "flattered" by WOW's PVP changes

Jacobs reckons it's a reaction to WAR.

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Warhammer Online class cut for good

Hammerer banned, or Choppa chopped?

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Blizzard in for "lengthy battle" - Mythic

Jacobs responds to claims of lost players.

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Major WAR update in December

New classes, rewards and content.

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Two new WAR classes this winter

Cut careers to return. Tanks very much.

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WAR players returning to WOW

More than half, says Blizzard's Sams.

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WOW to add 1m more subs - analyst

WAR won't have "a negative impact".

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WAR claims 750,000 people

Mythic MMO attendance climbing.

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FeatureWAR Sports

The ecstasy and agony of Warhammer Online Scenarios.

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First WAR city siege takes place

Altdorf sacked in walkover, bugs blamed.

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WAR claims 500,000 players

Fastest-selling new MMO ever, says EA.

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Analyst: WAR will get 250-350k subs

It's selling in line with expectations.

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WAR bans gold sellers "like crazy"

Jacobs doesn't hold back on "pond scum".

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UK charts: Force Unleashed the new star

WAR also strong. Top 40 inside.

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FeatureA Public WAR

A beginner's guide.

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Mythic clarifies comments about EA

"Of course they know how to launch MMOs."

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FeatureWarhammer Online's Mark Jacobs

On population balance, server stability and more.

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Barnett bets on 1m WAR subs in a year

Says it's Vegas to WOW's Blackpool.

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WAR ships 1.5 million copies

Breaks EA pre-order records.

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WAR server types, names announced

Any role-players out there?

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Burning Crusade's quality delayed WAR

Jacobs wanted more "watercooler quests".

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Jacobs on WAR beta: "GOA messed up"

Account creation still unavailable.

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WAR open beta struggles in Europe

Yesterday was "a dark day" - GOA.

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WAR item for Red Alert 3 pre-orders

In-game helmet that turns you into a bear.

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Mythic details WAR early access dates

Pre-orders get up to four days' headstart.

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IGDA slams WAR for omitting credits

Mythic to only credit current staff.

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Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

Beta Report Part 1: The early levels.

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WAR was to have 250 classes

Losing four doesn't seem so bad now.

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Warhammer Online gets release date

European pricing details inside.

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WAR system requirements revealed

Relax, it's no Age of Conan.

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WAR is "finished", could ship now

Barnett's not finished yet.

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WAR: "we can't schedule for sh**"

And WOW is "flawed genius" - Barnett

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EA indicates September for WAR

Official date "extremely soon".

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Warhammer Online guild beta begins

Last stage of closed testing.

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WAR loses four cities and classes

Features cut for quality, says Jacobs.

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Mythic drops EA from its name

WAR developer rolls back its brand.

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EA: WAR is no rival to WOW

But Riccitiello still thinks it'll pull in big profits.

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Warhammer is PvP first and foremost - Mythic

Monsters and PvE designed around PvP.

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Antipodes get WAR when we do

Global release includes Oz, NZ, Asia.

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Blizz: room at the top for Conan and WAR

But a WOW-beater will need to be great.

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EA buys Napster bloke's site

Social networking for MMOs.

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Mythic planning five years of WAR

Content scales with expansions in mind.

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FeatureWarhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

Please, Warhammer, don't hurt 'em.

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WAR beta to hit a million sign-ups

So reckons Mythic boss.

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WAR Online "technically" ready for launch

Delay is to give it polish, says producer.

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FeatureWarhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

Producer Jeff Hickman on the game, the grind, the delay and EA.

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EA unveils WAR Collector's Edition

Extra goodies and in-game content.

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Warhammer Online delayed again

MMO won't be out till autumn now.

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EA approach changing - Mythic

Publisher focusing on quality.

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FeatureWar, Interrupted

EA Mythic boss Mark Jacobs on Warhammer's delay.

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Warhammer Online delayed

Slips to middle of 2008.

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WAR beta closing tomorrow

New phase in December.

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Plenty of life in MMOs

All-star panel says so.

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Warhammer Online at Leipzig

Elves to be exposed.

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Warhammer Online beta

Sign-up now to take part.

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Warhammer Online delayed

Developer reviewing work.

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FeatureWarhammer: Age of Reckoning

From table top to laptop. See what we did there?

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GOA gets Warhammer MMO

Mythic's title gets Euro publisher.

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New Warhammer Online details

It's due out next year.

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Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning

Mythic monster out this year.