Hex: Shards of Fate Drops Gameforge, Decides To Self-Publish

HEX: Shards of Fate has dropped Gameforge as their publisher and decided to self-publish their self-described "MMOTCG." Why the couple are parting ways isn't entirely clear. Sometimes, thing just don't work out. Cryptozoic Entertainment's CEO Cory Jones took to Steam to reassure players that the change should not cause worry and nothing foundational in HEX will change: Let me make it [...]

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Gameforge Leaving Mobile Games Behind, Lays Off Some Staff

German video game company Gameforge (Aion, Orcs Must Die! Unchained, Dropzone, HEX, & More) has announced they are leaving mobile gaming behind; and they laid off a fifth of their staff as a result. According to Gamasutra, Gameforge founder and CEO Alexander Rösner stated that the free-to-play PC market has "interesting opportunities." What an interesting twist. When most companies are doubling [...]

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Hex: Shards of Fate is a trading card game where players customize their decks to battle NPCs and other players. Players can enter a PvE arena to compete in tournaments for gold and new items, or players can upgrade their decks through the game's shop. Publisher: Hex Entertainment, Gameforge Playerbase: High Type: MMO Trading Card Game Release Date: April 11, [...]

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In Wizard101, players become students of magic in the fictional world of Spiral. Built on RPG elements, Wizard101 offers a unique spin on combat by combining a collectible card game with a turn-based combat system. Publisher: KingsIsle Entertainment Playerbase: High Type: Card-based MMORPG Release Date: September 2, 2008 Pros: +Unique combat system. +Large catalog of spells. +Kid-friendly. Cons: -Major content [...]

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Ikariam is a strategy MMO set in a archipelago full of islands inspired by classic Greece. Begin on an island and make a name for your town both locally and worldwide by acquiring and managing resources, training an army, improving the town, and expanding your reach by building new towns on new islands. Publisher: GameForge Playerbase: Medium Type: Web & Mobile Strategy [...]

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4Story, previously known as Gates of Andaron, is a 3D fantasy MMORPG set in the world of Iveria. 4Story features several warring factions vying for control over the land, and emphasizes questing as well as endgame PvP content. Publisher: Zemi Interactive & Gameforge Playerbase: Medium Type: MMORPG Release Date: Oct 20, 2008 (NA/EU) PvP: Duels, Battle Grounds, Territory Wars, and [...]

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