Browsing tag: SOE

SOE ‘Can’t Wait To Make Xbox One Games’ After Leaving Sony, Says President News 34

News 34 PlayStation developer Sony Online Entertainment, originally founded in 1995 as Sony Interactive Studios America, has announced its departure from Sony to form Daybreak Game Company. The studio announced its acquisition by investment management company Columbus Nova earlier today, writing in a note to the public that “effective immediately SOE will operate as an independent game development studio […]

H1Z1 Map Revealed, New Look at Apartment Complexes, Backpacks, And More News 10

News 10 During a recent H1Z1 live stream, SOE showcased its development team, giving us a sneak peak behind the development of the game itself. First things first, many of you are wondering how big H1Z1’s playable map will be. Though they have stated that the map will continue to grow in area, they did show off […]

Watch 50 Minutes of H1Z1 Gameplay From SOE’s Live Stream News 18

News 18 You can now watch 50 minutes of gameplay from developer Sony Online Entertainment’s free-to-play, open-world, survival game, H1Z1. Game designer Jimmy Whisenhunt and technical director Tom Schenck brought the latest build of their DayZ-inspired zombie game to a live stream earlier this month. They pretty much covered everything there is to know about the game currently […]

SOE President Gives a No BS Answer To H1Z1 and DayZ Similarities News 51

News 51 Following up on yesterday’s live stream of SOE’s upcoming, free-to-play “hardcore survival game”, H1Z1, president John Smedly gave up a few more details, answering a number of frequently asked questions. Without giving a “politically correct dodgy b.s. answer”, Smedly even went into some of the differentiating factors between SOE’s game, and Bohemia Interactive’s popular zombie […]

Rumor – First PlanetSide 2 PlayStation 4 Gameplay [Off Screen] [Updated] News 17

News 17 Update It’s been pointed out that the camera man was recording PlanetSide 2 gameplay footage being played back by PlayStation 4’s web browser and not from the actual disk drive. The video is, therefore, unquestionably fake. Original Story Above is what appears to be some of the first footage of the PlayStation 4 version of […]

EverQuest Next Unveiled, SOE Promises “Something Really Original” News 21

News 21 Sony Online Entertainment is bringing back EverQuest in a big way. EverQuest Next is not only the next evolution within the franchise, but the next evolution within the genre itself, one that does not necessarily fit the current MMORPG mold. Or, at least, that’s what SOE Director of Design David Georgeson claims. “EverQuest is another point […]

PlanetSide 2 Gets a Major Update – Infantry, Vehicle and UI Tweaks Galore News 12

News 12 Yesterday, SOE deployed a major update to the MMOFPS PlanetSide 2, tweaking a number of gameplay elements and fixing a few bugs. It’s a long read, so grab some coffee or tea and check out some of the changes you can expect next time you boot up PlanetSide 2. General Updates Client performance improvements Client […]

PlanetSide 2 Devs Message To Hackers and Cheaters: “We’ll Hunt You Down” News 8

News 8 Why do people feel the need to cheat online? Well, whatever the reason, the devs of PlanetSide 2 won’t have any of it in their game. Just days after release, hackers have already created third-party software that have allowed such things as Aimbots. President of SOE issued a statement to all those hackers and cheaters […]

PlanetSide 2 Launch Trailer and Gameplay On Ultra Settings News 5

News 5 Out of beta in and into the wild goes SOE’s free-to-play, massive multiplayer online FPS Planetside 2. To celebrate, SOE launches a brand new trailer showing off what PlanetSide 2 is all about: Wide-scale, sci-fi warfare between thousands of players. We’ve also included some HUD-less in-game footage of PlanetSide 2 in all it’s “ultra” graphical […]

Planetside 2 Beta Starting Next Week News 14

News 14 After being teased for months now, SOE president John Smedley has finally revealed a Planetside 2 Beta date. In a recent tweet, he revealed that the beta would be coming either this Monday, July 30 or Tuesday, July 31. That’s if, of course, they don’t find any “unforseen” issues. The first with priority into the beta […]