Best MMORPG Games 2015

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Here is a look at the best MMORPGs of 2015. Although having a top MMORPG 2015 list right now might seem to be a bit premature, at any given time there are quite a few gamers who are looking for a new game to play. Many also enjoy being the first to sign up for closed beta testing or open beta games. This post will give them a good starting point.

The main criterion the writers and editors of MMOify used to pick these particular games is that they are all the sort of fun, interesting releases that MMO players are likely to want to know more about.

All of these MMOs have that certain something that catches and holds the attention of gamers. Some are small, niche titles while others are big bestsellers. Enjoy!

Best MMORPG 2015

Currently, we have four categories (click on the link to go to that section or scroll down): Free to Play, Pay to Play, and Buy to Play (no subscription).

There is also a section on Upcoming MMO Games that are not available yet.

Free to Play

Drakensang Online

drakensangOne of those games that is a joy to play. No download or installation is needed because it can be played directly on your browser. Just click the “play” button and it’s game on!

Drakensang Online is a streamlined, fun MMO game that’s perfect for people on the go and those playing on laptops or older computers. It’s is a fantasy MMORPG with excellent 3D graphics, fast-paced action combat, exciting quests, dungeons, bosses, guilds, PvP, and so forth. By far the best browser MMORPG of 2015.

Link: Drakensang Online official website

Planet Calypso

planet calypsoA very interesting MMORPG whose popularity has startling implications. On the surface it’s a futuristic science fiction MMORPG set on a planet where players are colonists but there is also a meta-game that you can play – the game’s real cash economy.

The in-game currency (PED) is worth real money that can be withdrawn to your bank account. So activities such as hunting, mining, crafting, taming pets, trading items, buying estates, etc., all have real-world implications.

Great for those people who have thought “Hmmm, I have been playing this game for years! If only there was a way to earn an income from just playing.”

Link: Planet Calypso official website

Sparta: War of Empires

spartaA real-time strategy MMO game set in ancient Greece. The famous King Leonidas of Sparta guides the player in developing a city-state by building various structures, training troops, and gathering resources. Teaming up with other people to bring down nearby cities is both nerve-wracking and satisfying when you win. The goal is to build as big an empire as you can.

The link below leads to the sign up page with 200 free gold for new players.

Link: Sparta: War of Empires official website

Archlord 2

archlord 2MMORPG players are spoiled for choice in 2015 if they are looking for the best free fantasy MMORPG with big-budget, AAA production values. Our top pick is Archlord 2. The game just finished open beta less than one month ago.

What sets this game apart is the fast leveling, classless character system, massive battleground events, amazing graphics/aesthetic, fun combat, immersive sounds, epic soundtrack, solid controls and polish.

The game is fairly new so the developers are actively adding new content. This is a good choice if you want to play a new MMORPG.

Link: Archlord 2 official website

Closed Beta Sign Up: Echo of Soul

closed betaEcho of Soul (EoS) by Nvius Corporation will be launching its English language beta version in Spring 2015. Sign ups are now available.

The game was developed by some key members of the dev team of Lineage II. EoS will feature five classes, a massive open world, a soul-collection system, quests, solo/party dungeons, etc.

It looks like it’s worth a shot and if you want to play the closed beta test, you will have to sign up in advance using the link below.

Link: official Echo of Soul beta sign up page

Pay to Play

Welcome to the pay to play section, aka subscription MMORPGs. These games are those that require a monthly membership payment. In other words, you cannot play if you do not pay.


wildstarUnlike the other pay to play games listed here that are quite serious, Wildstar has cartoonish graphics, a lighthearted art style, and amusing dialogue. Convincing your friends to play it with you might be uphill battle because of the graphics but it’s worth it because the game is extremely entertaining.

If you want to play a game with a wicked sense of humor, great active combat, fantastic dungeons, and a friendly player base, then Wildstar is the game for you. Player housing is incredibly fun, with tons of customization options. One player even created a grand piano using 758 objects.

Buy it on Amazon.com: Wildstar [Online Game Code]

World of Warcraft

world of warcraftStill going strong after all these years, World of Warcraft (WoW) remains a fan favorite. Competition from new MMORPGs has somewhat eroded the player base but it still has around 7 million subscribers worldwide.

Gameplay is as good as ever, with classic RPG elements, raids, bosses, and so forth. In short, the game still has everything players love. It’s only due to its age that some players have become bored of it.

Note that buying the “standard game” on Amazon now includes the following expansions at no additional cost – Cataclysm, Wrath of the Lich King, The Burnings Crusade, and Mists of Pandaria.

The most recent expansion, Warlords of Draenor, has recieved good reviews from players. Buying it is a good idea for both new and returning players since it includes a Character Boost that lets you instantly boost your character to level 90. Instead of a newbie tutorial, there are integrated quests that help you to learn how to play.

Buy it on Amazon.com: World of Warcraft – PC/Mac

The Elder Scrolls Online

(review coming soon)

Buy it on Amazon.com: The Elder Scrolls Online – PC/Mac

Buy to Play

Buy to play MMORPGs are those that require an initial, upfront payment before playing. No subscription or membership payment is required. This means that buyers only need to pay for the game once.

Guild Wars 2

Honestly, if you are going to spend money on just one MMORPG in 2015, then you should buy Guild Wars 2 (GW2). It’s that good. (review in progress)

Buy it on Amazon.com: Guild Wars 2 [Online Game Code]

The Secret World

the secret worldAlmost criminally underrated, The Secret World (TSW) is the best MMORPG you have probably never heard of.

Set in the modern day world with recognizable locations such as London, New York, and Seoul, TSW is a dark, supernatural adventure filled with conspiracy theories, urban myths, creatures from folklore, Cthulhu styled characters, deep mysteries, and puzzles. Players can join one of three factions: the Illuminati, Templars, and Dragons.

Quests are very well written, with lots of fully voiced scenes. Combat is admittedly a bit lackluster but this is not a game you play for combat – the main reason to play it is the interesting storyline and setting. Immersion is one of the best in the MMORPG genre, with a beautiful graphics and atmospheric (creepy!) sounds.

Buy it on Amazon.com: The Secret World [Online Game Code]

Upcoming MMO Games

None of these upcoming MMOs are currently playable and in many cases there really isn’t that much information about them yet. This post will be updated whenever new info is released about MMORPGs that will be launched in 2015. (First published May 2014, edited December 2014)

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Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade
Type: PvP MMORPG for the PC, PS4 and Xbox One
Release Date: 2015
Official website: http://www.eternalcrusade.com/

For the Emperor! If this game isn’t purely awesome when it comes out, all of the Warhammer 40,000 fans will be severely disappointed. The information revealed so far indicates that the game will have four playable factions at launch: Space Marines, Chaos Space Marines, Eldar, and Orks.

Eternal Crusade will be available for free but free players will be limited to the Ork faction. Those who buy the box/download will have full access to content. In other words, this looks like it’s a mixture of free and buy to play.


Project: Theralon by Infernum Productions AG
Type: Browser-Based Sandbox MMORPG
Release Date: Unknown
Official Website: http://www.theralon.com/

According to Joystiq, Project: Theralon looks amazing for a browser-based MMORPG and is a sandbox game. Though details are scarce since it is still in development, so far it seems that players can build houses and other structures in the game. Crafting and trading will be encouraged, plus there will be no standard classes or quests.

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Shards Online by Citadel Studios
Type: Player-run Sandbox MMORPG
Release Date: Unknown
Official Website: http://shardsonline.com/

An upcoming MMO that looks very promising, Shards Online will be a “player-run” MMO that will allow players to run their own servers and customize the game to their liking such as tweaking core settings such as experience/skill gain rate. Server administrators will be able to do a host of things such spawn monsters, create items, host events, etc. Players will even be allowed to modify the game code. With this type of freedom in place, Shards Online will have several differently-themed worlds (shards) like high fantasy, steampunk, a PvP world, and so forth. Polygon interviewed the CEO and has some details about the game.

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City of Titans aka The Phoenix Project by Missing Worlds Media
Type: Superhero-Themed MMORPG
Release Date: Target Date 2015
Official Website: http://cityoftitans.com/

This is a spiritual successor to the MMO City of Heroes that is being developed by “a group of volunteer developers left homeless by the closure of the game.” Basically, it’s going to be very similar to CoH. Thus, players can expect to play as either a superhero or supervillain with its own unique powers, costume, and name. In CoH players teamed up (like the X-Men or Avengers) to complete missions so this is the type of gameplay CoT will also have.


Survarium by Vostok Games
Type: Futuristic MMO First-Person Shooter
Release Date: 2014 open and closed beta, launch TBA
Monetization: Confirmed, free to play
Official Website: http://survarium.com/en

A first-person shooter MMO (MMOFPS), Survarium has been testing the shooter part of the game and its development timeline states that the aim is to have an open beta of freeplay mode by the fourth quarter of 2014 so it’s likely that the launch will be on 2015 at the earliest. What it is about: “After the cancellation of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2, former GSC Game World developers formed Vostok Games and quickly announced Survarium, a free to play online shooter set in a post-apocalyptic world that retains many core elements found in the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. games.” (source)

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Camelot Unchained by City State Entertainment
Type: Realm vs Realm MMORPG
Release Date: December 2015
Monetization: Confirmed, subscription (pay to play)
Official Website: http://camelotunchained.com/en/

A crowdfunded MMORPG that is being developed based on three fundamental gameplay elements: Realm-vs-Realm (RvR), crafting, and housing. Leveling will be done through RvR, not killing mobs or completing quests. The game economy will be dominated by crafters and there will be no auction house, just player shops and bazaars. It’s not just houses that can be built but includes giant or useful structures such as mines, huts, inns, etc.

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Dragon Nest 2 by Shanda Games
Type: Large-Scale MMORPG
Release Date: TBA
Monetization: Uknown
Official Website: None

The upcoming sequel to the hit MMO Dragon Nest, Dragon Nest 2 has been announced to be under development. In 2013 the CEO of Shanda Games said they were “looking into at least 2 years of development” (source) so if 2013 is counted as the first year then 2014 is the earliest it could be launched. DN2 will have fast, responsive action combat and will be a large-scale MMORPG, according to the news article from MMOCulture.


ReRoll by PIXYUL
Type: Online Open World Survival Action RPG
Release Date: TBA
Monetization: Pay
Official Website: http://rerollgame.com/

A futuristic online open world survival game, ReRoll will be a sandbox game that focuses on exploration, fighting, and crafting. At the moment it is not considered and MMO but could be made into one “some day” according to the developer’s FAQ and the gameplay is going to be “very MMO-esque.” The target date for the first playable part of the world is mid-2015. Also, the game is being created by drone-sourcing the real world. Drone-sourcing involves using cameras attacjed to flying drones to scan the Earth’s surface to model the world in 3D.

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Nova Genesis Review (Open Beta)

by Sydney

Nova Genesis is a free to play 2.5D browser based MMORPG by R2 Games. Its open beta started last January 9th 2015. Based on feedback from players, it was announced on Jan. 16, 2015 that there will be an upcoming comprehensive content update. This review is current as of January 18, 2015. Having said that, now is great time to play the game since players will be receiving lots of rewards during the transition period.

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Novo Genesis Basic Information

Link: Novo Genesis official open beta sign up page
Developer: R2 Games
Release Date: 2015, open beta on January 9
Client download size: None, Browser-based
Type: Free to play

Nova Genesis Review (Open Beta)
by Mokx

R2 Games have created some of the most fun and epic browser based games like Knight’s Fable and Zombies Ate My Pizza. Currently Nova Genesis is in an open Beta testing phase. This game combines sc-fi with fantasy to create a new and exciting world. Just like every other free to play game, Nova Genesis too comes with a cash shop where you can buy items using paid currency called Diamonds.

nova genesis reviewNova Genesis features a side scrolling style game play with turn based combat style. It also has the auto path feature that lets you move your character to the next point of interest with just one click. The interface of this game is quite similar to other side scrolling games, you have your character portrait and health bar at the top left corner and chat box at the lower left corner. On the top right corner, you will find different options and your active quest. On the lower left corner you have your bags, shop and dungeons buttons.

In Nova Genesis, you can choose from one of three different classes: Wraith, Corsair, or Psyon. Wraith is the main damage dealing class that duel wield equips daggers in both hands. This class has abilities that can stun an enemy as well as cause critical strike damage. The Corsair class wields a single massive sword. This class can be used as a tank, a damage dealer or support with its party buffs. The Psyon class main range class that can be played as a damage dealer or a healer. At the moment the game features six playable characters, Two of each class, a male and female character.

Nova Genesis features both PvE and PvP features, including a home base where you can see other players running around. A party dungeons system allows you to join or create a party with other players to take on different dungeons. There even is a hidden skill combo system that lets you create different skill combos to do a massive amount of damage. Unique to the game are the Nova Weapons, special weapons earned through the game’s main quests, which can be upgraded through infusions.

nova genesis screenshotJust like every other MMORPG, Nova Genesis too comes with the option to create or join a guild as well a use different type of mounts. You will also find a daily system that gives you bonus experience and gold upon completing Bounty Quests, Solo Dungeons and other aspects of the game. However, some events can only be started at a fix time of the day. For example, the party arena can only be join between 12:30pm to 1:30pm and 6:30pm to 7:30pm. The game also features some nice cut scenes and story.


Nova Genesis is a new free to play side scrolling browser based game by R2 Games. It has one of the most enjoyable turn based combat style that does not feel boring at all. There is also a nice story that holds the entire game together. If you enjoy side scrolling game, Nova Genesis is a must have, plus the best part is, it’s free to play.


Archlord 2 Review

When I think of Archlord 2, I think of epic free-to-play MMORPG battles with unlimited ways of having fun. The world of Archlord 2 can be considered as a parallel universe to that of the previous game Archlord, showing an alternate history of the world of Chantra. The game revolves around your own play style, giving you a balanced arsenal of weapons to equip as you see fit on your character without having to be restricted by your race class stats. Though the game is more focused on combat through PVP and PVE events, there are plenty of side activities to be had on the way to great fortune and success.

Link: Archlord 2 official website

The visual aspects

Archlord 2 Review

The very first impact that Archlord 2 imprinted on me was how robust and well balanced the pallet of colors and graphical designs the game embodies. The titan world of Chantra seems dark and gothic like, where every living or undead creature is ready to take you apart and shred you to pieces. The visual and performance ratio is well balanced, even though there aren’t too many optional setting to go through. I am a bit disappointed about the character’s moving animations where turning, jumping and strafing made my champion seem to float rather than have a normal action behavior, but I’m pretty sure this will be covered in a near-future update of the game. The user interface is quite friendly and intuitive and even most game mechanics aren’t a hustle when it comes to managing most of the character’s stats and inventory.


Character creation in Archlord 2

Not many games bring too much flavor to the character creation tool in their first stages, but Archlord 2 does make it easy for you to come up with an awesome looking champion in just a few well-placed clicks. The main aspect of the game is that you have to choose one side of the war, to either play as a human in the Azuni coalition, or as an orc in the Crunn coalition. You have to understand that once you choose a side you can’t create a new character in the opposite faction, but this a good thing since Archlord 2 makes you work hard and devote yourself for the war efforts of your coalition.

Now the creation of your character is fairly easy and doesn’t take too much effort since most of the character’s features are in a preset order, giving you the opportunity to come up with a champion that looks mean, strong, weak, or even crazy. However, the trick is that you are not bound by a race class and no matter what weapon you choose to start with you can always excel with other weapons you pick up along the way.

Though the weapons have different names for each side, they all associate to 4 classes: Tank (Two-handed Sword or Ax), Warrior (One-handed sword or Lance), Range (Crossbow or Bow) and Mage (Staff or Wand). I soon found out, to my surprise, that my character can have 2 weapons equipped on his person and that I could easily swap between them in battle to evade sticky situations or even to engage and defend my guild friends. You can basically train with all 4 weapon types, according to your race, and change your play style in respect to your surroundings.

The Lore

Funny thing is that according to the Archlord 2 tales, the Orcs were once humans who were betrayed by the Lord of Chaos. Everything started many years ago, when the descendants of the children of the gods, who initially were created to defeat the armies of the Lord of Chaos, separated themselves into 2 clans: The Fire and Earth Clan. The clans started a great argument based on the union of the children of the 2 clan’s leaders, who later developed into a full scale war. As the story goes, the Earth Clan was defeated and almost driven into extinction, but they made a pact with the Lord of Chaos to obtain great power to fight against the Fire Clan, not knowing the harsh price they were going to pay for.

Side Activities

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When out of combat, you can always go explore the vast lands of Chantra to discover new areas and dungeons, but thread carefully as you can easily encounter big leveled creatures lurking in unexpected places. Exploration comes with its benefits as you can gather materials in your travels and later on craft them into new weapons and items to use in battles. Alchemy is also a great way of obtaining potions as Archlord 2 will force you to use every resource you have available at your disposal, thus having consumables with you will always prove beneficial in hard situations.

Another interesting and neat game mechanic I have discovered is the fact that you can unbind items after they have been bound on your champion. This is a great way to use a good piece of equipment and later on put it up for sale and get a bit of coin to get yourself something better. Never the less you can also improve your equipment or disassemble it for parts.

Aside from the generic PVE environment, players can challenge other players through PVP events. PVP is actually an important aspect of Archlord 2, since once you gain the title of Archlord you also obtain special benefits such as weapons, mounts and so on, until someone can challenge you in combat and take your title away. There are different types of PVP such a 1 vs 1 duels, or 5 vs 5 people skirmishes after reaching level 30. Bigger events include Contested Arena where people join based on the level cap and complete specific arena quests, or the Battlegrounds where the clash of the factions bring 200 vs 200 people after reaching level 40. The fun part is that in PVP events there are no safe zones, so be ready to fight or run since most of the opponents have no mercy.


I have to say that Archlord 2 is a game packed with tons of fun and interesting new mechanics. With beautiful graphics and a robust artistic world, the game will envelope you in its magic. Though having to only side with on faction in the game seem like a disadvantage, Archlord 2 gives you the pleasure of becoming the ultimate PVP champion and have the benefits of a king. With plenty of PVP and PVP content, you can adapt your play style with any weapon you choose depending on the battle situations you will encounter. If you are a gamer who loves to make his character really count and have true meaning in a free-to-play MMO, then Archlord 2 is what will fulfill those desires.


The Warlords are Coming

World of Warcraft’s latest expansion, Warlords of Draenor (WoD) will be upon us in a few days (November 13, 2014) and I know everyone is excited to cross the Dark Portal and venture into the savage lands of Draenor. WoD brings with it a bundle of important lore characters like Ner’zul, Blackhand, Orgrim Doomhammer, Durotan (Thrall’s father) and Grommash (Grom) Hellscream, the one who doomed and saved the Horde. Moreover, in case if you didn’t know, Grommash is indeed the father of Garrosh Hellscream.

There is a rumor going on that Grommash Hellscream will be the end boss of WoD. I really hope it’s nothing more than a rumor. Since everyone spend the last year fighting Garrosh Hellscream, no one wants another ‘Hellscream’ as the end boss. People have already started calling it Siege of Orgrimmar 2.0. In addition, I don’t think people want to see Grommash, the hero of the Horde became a bad guy/end boss.

Just like any other expansion of World of Warcraft, WoD too comes with changes and improvements. Aside from that, a new expansions also being with it a lot of hate as people start crying over things. There are lot of people who hated the “lose” of abilities and have started calling WoW dumb. These people don’t understand that Blizzard only removed unneeded or hardly used abilities and you can easily play without them. In addition, we will get five more abilities as we level up to 100 and there is also a level 100 talent, so in a way we will get new abilities in exchange for old ones.

Looking at the Warlords of Draenor form Blizzard’s point of view, it might just be the best thing since Wrath of the Lich King. The subscription numbers are slowing rising again as old and new players subscribe again. I remember when Cataclysm was released and people started leaving WoW, they said they didn’t care if a stupid Dragon attack. Again, when Mist of Pandaria came out and more people left, saying that the game was turning into Kung Fu Panda. Now people are coming back, they want to meet all the awesome lore character that are featured in WoD as well see how Draenor was before it turned into Outland.

The other day I showed one of my friends (who has no idea what WoW is) the trailer of MoP then the cut scene shown at the end of SoO and he loved it. Then I showed him WoD trailer and he loved that too but when I showed him Wotlk trailer he didn’t show interest. That got me thinking, to someone who is new or has never played WoW before likes MoP just because there are Pandas in it and WoD just because it looks badass. Then I realized that with MoP Blizzard went back to the Horde vs. Alliance thing of old vanilla World of Warcraft but with added twist, the Pandas. In addition, with WoD, Blizzard has recreated the time of The Burning Crusade but without the demons.

No matter what happens, am sure Warlords of Draenor will be a huge improvement to World of Warcraft. Players all over the world are super existed to play this new expansion, not only for the game play improvement but also for the awesome lore changes it will bring to the story of World of Warcraft.


Three Reasons to Play Path of Exile

Path of Exile is a free to play MMORPG by Grinding Gear Games. It is a dungeon crawler game like the Diablo series games by Blizzard, and it closely resembles Diablo 2. The game is heavily instanced as it provides each player and party with a private copy of the map. As far as I can tell, Path of Exile is the very best dungeon crawler game you can play for free. Here are three reasons why you should play Path of Exile.

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In-Depth Character Building

When I say character building, I do not mean character creation because Path of Exile doesn’t really have a character creation screen. Instead, you get a huge passive skill tree that you can use to build up a custom character. Even though you do get an option to pick a starting class which is gender locked. Picking a class only nets you a starting location on the passive skill tree.

The seven playable classes you will find are The Marauder, The Ranger, The Witch, The Duelist, The Templar, The Shadow, and The Scion. The Marauder class starts at the main strength skill location on the passive tree. The Ranger starts at the main Dexterity skill location and the Witch starts the man Intelligence skill location. The Duelist class stats at the middle of Strength and Dexterity skills, The Templar starts at the mid of Strength and Intelligence skills and The Shadow class starts at the mid Dexterity and Intelligence skills. While The Scion starts at the very center of the passive skill tree but the Scion class can only be unlocked once you have completed the game.

This allows you to customize you character according to your liking by mixing passive talents with Gems (gems allots you ability/spells). For example if you want to play as a Marauder with a Bow that shoot Burning arrows, all you need to do is use a Bow and the gems that let you shoot fire arrows as well as the passive skills that increases fire damage. Similarly, you can role as a Templar that uses a two handed Sword that slows enemies or a Ranger that uses an Axe.

Voice Acting

Most MMORPGs have great stories now days but hardly anyone knows it. Since almost every MMO features text based quests, their stories are lost, as 75% players don’t read the quest text. After all, who can read the quest text of all the quests as most games have a level cap of level 50 or more. However, in Path of Exile, all the quests have voice acting, all the NPCs whether they are friendly or enemies have voice acting. This makes for great story telling as well as makes the game more enjoyable.

Truly Free to Play

We all know how most Free to play MMOs are not really Free to play and each and every one of them have a cash shop where people can buy items that boosts their character and gives them an unfair advantage over others. When it comes to Path of Exile, it is truly free to play. Yes, there is a cash shop in Path of Exile but all the items there are cosmetic based and only grand visual effects. This makes Path of Exile the very best free to play dungeon crawler game you can find online.


KingsRoad Review

KingsRoad is a free to play broswer-based point and click style action RPG by Rumble Games. It can be played right off your browser window and you can even play it on Facebook. The creation team of KingsRoad also involved two former EA employees, Mark Spenner and Greg Richardson.

KingsRoad Review


KingsRoad is one of the very few Facebook games that are truly worth playing as this game features great graphics and simple game play on your browser. Must like other action RPGs, this game features the point to move and attack method, while your skills are bound to the keys on your keyboard. The game features such stunning graphics that in full screen mode it feels like playing a console game rather than a browser based game.

If you play the game for several hours, you are rewarded with a blessing that boosts the experience you gain for the next half hour. Being a free to play game, the KingsRoad also has a cash store that lets you buy hard currency with real money. The game dose not forces you to pay any money as the currency can also be earned by simply completing quests.


KingsRoad takes place in the troubled lands of Alderstone. While the king of Alderstone is away, the kingdom is captured by foul creatures lead by Adamar the Lord of Shadows. As the warrior of the king, it is your job to save the kingdom as well as save the world that has been shrouded in darkness.

Playable Classes

Currently KingsRoad only features three playable classes: Knight, Archer, and Wizard. A knight is a melee warrior while both Archer and Wizard are ranged classes. Each class has it’s a difference set of skills as well as a skill tree. You are given one point per level to upgrade or unlock new skills. Currently all three classes only have a male model and sadly you cannot change the gender but you can change your class any time you like without having to create a new character.

Home base like Village

In KingsRoad, as you level up you unlock more and more NPCs in the village. These NPCs offer you different types of benefits like the alchemist NPC will sell you different types of potions to boost your character for a limited time. You can even exchange soft currency for a vendor-crafted item.

Cooperative mode

KingsRoad has an automatic matchmaking system that you can use to find other players for cooperative action. You can join up with other players to complete a mission. Once you have completed a mission on normal, you will unlock heroic mode that is made for cooperative game play. When you complete a mission in cooperative mode, you and your team is ranked according to their contribution to the battle and will be rewarded accordingly.


To sum it all up, KingsRoad is one of the few Facebook games that can give you an action RPG game play with wonderful graphic right on your browser. The cooperative mode makes it fun to play with your friends and it reward each player based on their contribution. However, the best thing about KingsRoad is that it is totally free to play as it never focuses you to buy anything.


Path of Exile Review

Path of Exile is a free to play point and click style action MMORPG by Grinding Gear Games. The open beta of Path of Exile was released on January 23, 2013. By March 2013 the number of registered players reached 2 million. On 23rd of October 2013, Path of Exile left its open beta phase and was fully released on their website as well as on Steam.

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Path of Exile features a point and click style action set in the dark fantasy world of Wraeclast. Unlike other free to play games, Path of Exile is totally free when it comes to game play as most of the items in the real money shop are cosmetic based and will not affect the game play.

That is not the only thing that makes this game stand apart. Path of Exile offers features that make this game unique and fun to play, like the Skill Gem System, the Passive Skill Tree, the Item System and the ever-changing world of Wraeclast.

Playable Classes

Like every other MMORPG Path of Exile seven playable classes, The Marauder, The Ranger, The Witch, The Duelist, The Templar, The Shadow, and The Scion. The Marauder is the main Strength class, The Ranger is the main Dexterity class and the Witch is the man Intelligence class. The Duelist class is a hybrid class that excels at both Strength and Dexterity, The Templar is both Strength and Intelligence and The Shadow is aligned both with Dexterity and Intelligence. While The Scion is aligned with all three main attributes but the Scion class can only be unlocked once you have completed the game.

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Passive Skill Tree System

This is where the game gets interesting; all classes share the same passive skill tree of 1350 passive skill. The only thing that is different is the starting point, for example, a Duelist can spec into using Bows rather than melee weapons or the Shadow can spec into mana related skills and become a caster. All classes have the freedom to pick their own path and customize their class as they see fit. A passive skill point can be earned by leveling up and sometimes a skill point is also rewarded for completing quests.

Skill Gem System

In Path of Exile, Gems are the basic source of your skills. Gems come in three colors that represent the main attribute. Even though you can use any gem you like as long as its socket matches the gem color but these gems are better suited if your classes matches the gems attribute as well. The Red gem represents Strength, the Green gem represent dexterity, and the blue gem intelligence. Each gem rewards you with a new skill like multiple projectiles, life leech, burning arrows, traps, fireball, and many more.

The Item System

In Path of Exile, items are the main source of everything even currency. Not only do items make you stronger but they also make you richer. All weapons and armors have gem sockets, while the jewellery items may not have any gem sockets; they provide you with powerful magical properties.

The currency items are not only used as gold but they are also used to improve your armor and weapons. You can use it to upgrade a normal item to make it a magic item; you can use it to enchant an item and many more. There are other items known as maps that grant limited access to new world area that provide you with a greater challenge and reward at end game level.


To sum it all up, Path of Exile is the perfect free to play action MMORPG that is truly free at the game play level. It offers the perfect blend of customization and freedom that keeps you entertained as well as keeps you coming back for more.


7 Reasons to Play Divine Souls (Closed Beta)

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Divine Souls is a free-to-play RPG/MOBA by Game Prix Studios and that is currently in closed beta. MMOify’s Andrei brings you this list that details seven top reasons why he liked the Divine Souls closed beta.

Game: Divine Souls
Status: Closed beta
Release date: August 15, 2014 (for closed beta)
Type: MOBA
Setting: Fantasy/Futuristic
Website: https://subagames.com/DivineSouls/News.aspx

7 Reasons to Play Divine Souls’ Closed Beta
by Andrei

#1 Beautiful looking scenery

It is fair to say that more and more MMOs these day try to impress us with visual quality, and Divine Souls has backgrounds that are very well detailed. They are the perfect match for the gameplay and help you focus on your actions, constantly keeping an eye out for tricky enemies that might hide in plain sight. There are plenty of options to browse through, but keep in mind that this is still a Closed Beta version so a lot more high quality content should be coming out soon. To top this, Divine Souls comes with some very atmospheric soundtracks to accompany you along your dungeon adventures.

#2 Arcade type combos

I especially like Divine Souls’ arcade type fighting combos. Having to use an arsenal of keys to create skills sequences will be a delight for old-school combat veterans. Though you will have to execute most of your combos without error in order to eliminate enemy waves, they tend to become fun and creative as you level up.

#3 Free to play

This reason is a bit self-explanatory, really. It’s good for a multiplayer online MOBA game to be free so that you can play it with more people.

#4 More dungeons, less wandering

Having a predetermined path alongside the main quest might seem a bit dull at first, but as you progress you start to understand that it goes hand in hand with the way the combat system works. Dungeons are very versatile, giving you the possibility of choosing how hard or easy you want your adventures to be. You can also solo or team up with other players and friends to be able to get better loot and experience.

#5 Four unique classes

At the moment there are 4 classes available to master in Divine Souls, but fortunately there are future plans to include more awesome characters later on. The main character is the fighter, who is actually a beast of a man with an iron fist capable of tearing though all enemy waves and barely get a scratch on himself. The slasher is a warrior who has mastered the sword, being able to defeat all her foes in a swift slash of the blade. The mage uses the arcane powers generated by her magic staff to keep the enemy away from herself. The priest is a powerful healer with a mean scythe that will decimate anyone who opposes his order and beliefs.

#6 PVP events

Since monsters are not all that you can serve on the Divine Soul’s menu, you can also challenge other players to get a taste of their abilities and skills. Of course you will be awarded for you bravery and tenacity in battle and bring great glory to your guild. As you continue to fight you can climb up the guild hierarchy and face stronger raked opponents in the arena.

#7 Other simple perks

The game will include an auction house in order to access the player market for goods and items needed in combat. You will also be able to join or create a guild for you and your friends in order to be part of a friendly community. And the final piece will include Event Dungeons that will allow you to win some special items upon completion.


Overall Divine Souls seems as a strong arcade style free-to-play action MOBA, where you can have tons of fun blasting and smashing your enemy and opponents to bits. Visually the game looks great together with entertaining and adventurous soundtracks that keep you focused on your fighting. Though Divine Souls is more story quest and dungeon oriented, you can still have a lot of fun doing side activities in PVP Arena and special dungeon events. So if you want to enjoy a good old-fashion arcade style combat game then give Divine Souls a try and see how far are you willing to go to become the best.


Zombies Ate My Pizza Review

Zombies Ate My Pizza is a brand new shoot-‘em-up style browser based Free to play MMORPG by R2Games. The game play features lots of zombie killing and running around as well as a healthy dosage of humor. Currently the game is in an open beta.

zombies ate my pizza reviewZombies Ate My Pizza takes place in a post-apocalypse world that has been infected with a deadly alien virus. This alien virus is turning people into brainless pizza loving zombies who seem to believe that humans are also made up of pizza. This causes humanity to face extinction, but only a small group of soldiers including yourself are fighting back. It is up to you to save humanity by defeating the zombies.

Once you have created an account on the website and signed into to the server you are given a choice of class and gender like any other MMORPG. Even though there are two different classes, Commando and Bomber, but of them have the same playing style. So at the moment it doesn’t really matters which class you pick.

You use your mouse to aim and shoot, and the WSAD keys to move your character around the map. As you level up, you unlock different skills like grenades, black hole and more. These skills can be bound to your keyboard for quick usage.

zombies ate my pizza screenshotIn Zombies Ate My Pizza, level 1 to 25 serves more or less like an intro to the game. Each quest shows you what to do or who to talk to and where to go. All the stages and maps at that level range are quite small and easy to do, they take about 1 minute to complete but they are all single player stages. Each stage rewards you with gold, souls and sometimes you get some extra goodies as well.

As you level up, you will unlock new things like world bosses, arena, and dungeons. This is where the game turns into a real MMO. At lower levels, you can only team up with one person to take on a world boss or a dungeon. You can even fight in the arena with different players.

Zombies Ate My Pizza offers lots of character customizations and gear upgrades as well as enchantments and gems that you can add to your gear. There are also daily rewards, zombie vault, events and lots more. Even though the game offers a premium currency, you never really need it and you can easily enjoy the game without spending a single penny.


To sum it all up, Zombies Ate My Pizza is a fun new free to play shoot-em up style browser based MMORPG that can keep you entertained with its cheesy humor and stages that only take a minute or two to complete.

Since Zombies Ate My Pizza is in its beta, the information above might change as new items are added and old ones are removed.

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League of Angels Review

League of Angels is a beautiful and artistic free-to-play turn-base MMORPG, delivered by GTArcade Studios, for everyone who enjoys browser-based games. The lore revolves around a group of Angels who protect humanity and who have been rendered powerless, when the Seal of Life was stolen and used against them. Therefore you play the role of a hero summoned by an Angel, named Nocturna, to restore the balance of power between good and evil.

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Browser games have been for quite some time and are bestowed with great success, as they offer the content without the need of client download. In this respect, the game performs extremely well on all types of gaming and media platforms. The User Interface is neat, organized and very user-friendly, which make League of Angels a pleasant and relaxing game.

Considering that this game was created on a Flash platform, the visual graphic are very detailed and, together with the fairy tale background music, absorb the player into a dynamic and fluid environment. Another graphical bonus is reflected through the subtle life energy of the game, as simple little things such as butterflies roam around your hero, giving it that personal artistic touch.

They also have a very agile Customer Service, in case you encounter a bug and you always get informed of any new events and changes that happen in the game. Other than that, League of Angels is a very robust and secure online game.

loa matchesA new hero emerges

Your very first step in League of Angels is to follow Nocturna’s guidance through your initial lore-friendly tutorial. As you defeat your first foes you are able to personalize your hero by choosing a character class, such as a brave warrior or a mystical mage–together with your sex gender and character name. We can see that most in-game character models are very well executed, yet the playable characters have a standard visual template for each hero class.

A unique feature of this game is the dialogue screens, which aren’t generated as old-fashioned and boring pop-up balloons, but as nice cinematically hover scenes. Even better, we are able to see a fine and detailed art of the lore characters, which are very diverse and not just a copy-paste clone.

loa pvpThe art of combat

As we travel to our first destination, the Elf Village, we are guided to our next mini-boss battle, which will consume a bit of stamina every time we enter a combat screen. The combat behavior is automated, so your only job is to make sure you and your party members are prepared for each fight. Character attacks and casted spells are rendered automatically,, against the enemy mobs, while the Angel’s special attacks will only triggered whenever the combat-rage meter is filled. It is important that you setup your party formation efficiently in order to get the best results in general combat.

While you are in combat, you can collect the gold, dropped by the monsters, by hovering your mouse over them or by pressing the Spacebar key. Unfortunately if you manage to die in the combat you will lose all the collected gold. Battles can also be replayed, to check other possible winning/losing scenarios, or shared to your battle log.

Your party will consist of 5 NPC members, who you can recruit with Herosoul (obtained through dungeon questing), as well as a bound Angel and a Mount of your choosing. As you would expect from any browser-based game, you will unlock new features and skills each time you reach a new level or by collecting loot from special events. You are also able to improve your skills through the Astral skill tree, which will unlock every time you level up and reach a predefined milestone, as well as hero skills, which include passive and active effects regarding your powers.

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Other perks

The lore is pretty straight-forward and easy to follow, as with every Angel you free you can activate their statue to regain protection in the area of its domain. Exploring of the environment is usually encouraged through searching clickable treasure chests which yield gold and other goodies, you can equip or use in your inventory. Don’t worry about getting lost, as you can reach your destination only by clicking the objectives in your Quest Tracker, delivering you directly to your points of interest.

Once you reach level 10, you are allowed to join a guild that will provide you with new additional perks and be able to take part in special events designated only for guilds. Social interaction is very pragmatic, as you can earn gold from congratulating players who gained a new level as well as adding them to your friends list, so you can team up for various events and dungeons.

League of Angels also offers a crafting and enchanting system, through which you can create and improve your gear or that of your followers. Usually enchanting costs gold, but you can also synthesize special items with crystals and other materials, which will give you bonus points to your attribute skills.

loa inventoryThe main currency in the game is gold, which you can use to buy items from the main store or upgrade your gear. Aside from gold, you can choose the option to pay with real cash for diamonds, or gain the paying VIP service plan, which offers special benefits.

By the time you reach level 30, you will be able to take part in PvP combat, which is similar to PvE, through events such as the Arena, where you battle other players in tournaments. And if you think this is all that this game can throw at you, then you should also try the fun and distracting mini-games. You can choose out of: Gemology, where you can collect various gems, the Ride Pool, where you fishing skills in required, the Spire, where the higher you climb the better rewards you get, Whyrm Race, where you have to race your dragon and defeat opponents, or Garden, where you enslave captives and extort their gold.

loa tutorialBonding with the Angels

After a long journey, League of Angels proves to be a decent browser-based MMORPG, with beautiful graphics and fast paced combat-action. Even though you can’t directly control the outcome of your fights, you can administrate your party and their gear to improve their chances of success. The story is blunt and simple but there are plenty of other fun activities, side quests, PvP and mini-games to keep your hands busy clicking. The social side of the game helps players team up fast for various dungeons and arena fights as well as making new on-line friends. So if you love 2D arcade gaming, be a true hero and go break the ice by joining the League of Angels to bring peace to their world!


Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso Review

Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso is a unique free-to-play MMORPG that throws you in a world full of possibilities. Make no mistake as this game will draw you in as you play with each little new thing you discover. It is fair to say that Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso looks and feels more as an exploration simulator rather than a standard MMO, since you have no restrictions on where you want to go, reaching as far as traveling between the Planets in your solar system.

entropia universe character creationVisuals and sounds

Keep in mind that Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso has its own personal flavor when it comes to visual aspects. It is a very futuristic game and embraces the tech look to the max, yet for performance purposes the game will download the content as you explore, so it will take a bit of time to adjust and display everything in the game correctly. The art work and textures are very well done, especially when it comes to creature, NPC and character models or other various items.

If detailed graphics make Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso and exquisite and refined MMO, it can’t be said the same for the model animations. Considering this game is vast and the game engine is adapted to cope with performance and resource balance, the animations are a bit off-track and don’t look as fluid and well developed as other MMOs, but this might also be a result from the game engine’s limitations.

The user interface is a huge chunk to swallow because it is so strange and unfriendly at first sight, but as you browse through and accommodate with its mechanics you will discover that Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso is very organized and has very well defined sets of options and flexibility when it comes to creating your personalized interface-shortcuts to meet your in-game needs.

Background music is a delight, since it makes exploration a beautiful experience by keeping you curios to see what is on the other side of the hills near you. Though most of the items and consoles you use and even mobs have sound effects, but there is a lack of voice acting which could greatly improve the immersive experience the game has to offer.

entropia universe reviewPlaying for real

Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso is vast and weird for a new player and aside from a few NPC missions you will have to learn and explore the game on your own. There is a steep learning-curve that each player has to forgo before they can make a name for themselves and being well-known here can have many great advantages.

Your new life on Planet Calypso begins in a revival facility at Genesis Station where you have the opportunity to customize your avatar’s appearance and learn the basic controls while you wait for the rest of Planet Calypso to be downloaded. You shockingly discover that aside from the yellow pajamas you are wearing you have absolutely nothing in your inventory to make your life easy, transforming your gameplay journey a tough one.

The stating tutorial and quests help you understand some of the basics but in order to progress your existence in becoming a successful citizen of Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso you will have to hunt, mine and craft like a professional. Every action you take counts in this game as it is player driven together with the economic system that pumps the living experience of the player’s activity.

screenshot plant calypsoSince you are penniless and you will need the in-game currency to buy at least something to defend yourself, you will have to resort to one of the 3 gathering skills that stand at the base of the economy system. The easiest way to make PED (Project Entropian Dollars) is to pick up fruits and small mineral rocks that spawn randomly anywhere across the land, or you can follow the quest line and reach a point where you will do an activity called Sweating, which literally means that you will be collecting animal sweat from wild creatures. These are safe activities which will bring you a nice small profit and are also a great mean of socializing and making new friends with people who frequent the same gathering spots.

The economic system is complex and can be even rewarding after a while, since you can develop your own trading/auction system with items you mined, crafted. PED is the main currency and though it can be acquired with real cash or it can also become a source of revenue if you earn it through your in-game activities, therefore PED can be also converted into real cash and transferred into your real bank-account. Yes, this is a game can earn you real money, but don’t think that you will do a fortune overnight.

Aside from the use of your own skills, you can also produce PED by owning capital such as a piece of land from a planet or a space station which will yield a certain percentage of PED every week from taxes and revenues.

The game is called Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso because you can travel outside a planet’s atmosphere and explore new worlds with new opportunities, or you can just float in space and have space fights or just land on orbital platforms. There are no restrictions to where you want to go and explore new places that will always be rewarding. Don’t forget to get yourself a land and/or flying vehicle to travel more efficiently.

entropia planet calypsoKeep in mind that Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso is developed to simulate activities as they would be in real life. This means that in order to mine, hunt or craft you will need equipment that you can either buy, trade or make it by yourself. Everything has durability in the game, so the more you use an item or a piece of great the faster it will wear of and break, but ultimately they can be restore by repairing them for a small amount of PED.

Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso aims for players to interact and become part of the society model together with other on-line gamers. For this, PVP and other social events help people to work together and have a nicer gameplay experience, but that doesn’t stop you from playing solo if you like to have your privacy.

And just when you think you knew everything about this game, then you discover the Mindforce, which is obtained through Sweating and psionic chip implants. To put it in simple words, Mindforce gives you the ability to have “magical” powers and bend space and time to teleport, run faster or do other crazy things that a normal character can’t do.

The last frontier

Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso is a very unique and versatile MMORPG, where you are in control of the game. With every action you perform you will become better known and expand your skill range that will make you a valuable model citizen. Visually and audio the game looks and feels stunning and has a good performance rate, yet the model animation could be improved.

Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso is driven by the economy and trade between players, so there are many activities to keep people invested in the game making it a very complex and socially interactive MMO. Becoming the best takes time and there is a steep learning-curve, but it is very rewarding since the PED (Project Entropian Dollars – in-game currency) can be converted into real cash and transferred to your own bank account.

Entropia Universe: Planet Calypso grows on you the further you explore and discover new lands and planets and even take part in PVP and PVE combats on the way, making this MMO special and worth checking out.