Mirage: Arcane Warfare is a fantasy themed FPS where player use weapons and magic to defeat enemies in objective-focused arenas. Choose between six classes with specialized abilities and defeat players with a mix of melee combat and skills.
||Developer: Torn Banner Inc.
Type: Arena Combat FPS
Release Date: May 23, 2017
Shut Down Date: May 31, 2018
Pros: +Arabaic & Persian influence. +Objective-focused gameplay. +Dynamic gore.
Cons: -No planned Mac/Linux support. -Limited information. -Abilities prioritized over melee combat.
Zone4 is a free-to-play beat-em-up MMO that features multiple combat classes, six playable characters, and a variety of game modes. Combine attacks and unleash special abilities to secure victory in battles against vicious boss monsters and skilled enemy players.
||Publisher: Game & Game
Playerbase: Shut Down
Type: Fighting MMO
Release Date: August 10, 2010
Shut Down: September 26, 2017
Pros: +Variety of fighting styles and classes. +Classic beat-em-up combat.
Cons: -Input lag issues. -Pay-to-win elements. -Outdated graphics.
BattleSouls is a fantasy MMO where players can switch between three different heroes while on the battlefield. Destroy the enemy's crystals to win in this PvP-based game.
Type: MMO Action
Release Date: May 12, 2016
Shut Down: October 16, 2016
Pros: +Switch between 3 characters in-game. +No waiting for players to jump in a game. +Colorful 3D graphics.
Cons: -Limited number of heroes. -Limited information.
Nosgoth is a 3D action MMO third person shooter from Psyonix. The game is based on the Legacy of Kain franchise and features fast-paced asymmetric combat between Humans and Vampires.
||Publisher: Square Enix
Type: MMO Shooter
Release Date: Jan 21, 2015 (NA)
Shut Down Date: May 31, 2016.
Pros: +Fast-paced & fun combat. +Balanced gameplay. +Fair cash shop. +Good variety of classes.
Cons: -Few game modes. -Buggy gameplay at times. -Broken matchmaking.
Landmark is a sandbox MMO set in an open world where players mold the environment by harvesting resources and constructing buildings. Explore richly detailed environments and share your creations with other players.
||Publisher: Daybreak Game Company
Type: Sandbox MMO
Release Date: June 10, 2016
Pros: +Emphasizes exploration. +Pretty world. +Versatile building tools.
Cons: -Failed to deliver promised features. -Unoptimized. -Lacking support.
Born to Fire was a free-to-play MMOFPS that featured five distinct classes with their own sets of weaponry in all-out arena-based warfare. Enter over ten maps playing five different game modes with an endless combination and customization of items, offering players an experience catered to their preferred playstyle.
||Publisher: Aeria Games
Type: Shooter MMO
Closed Beta Date: October 18, 2012
Cancellation Date: May 10, 2013
Pros: +Class-based gameplay. +Lots of customization options. +Replay mode. +One-click matchmaking.
Cons: -Never released. -Generic gameplay. -Class imbalances.
City of Heroes was a 3D superhero themed MMORPG with an in depth character creation process that allowed players to play as heroes or villains.
Type: Superhero MMORPG
Release Date: April 27, 2004
Closure Date: November 30, 2012
Pros: +Highly detailed character creation. +Tons of content updates. +Grouping with large level range.
Cons: -No traditional loot or equipment. -Unbalanced, neglected PvP features. -Lacks crafting and other 'side' features.
Asheron's Call is a classic MMORPG set in the treacherous world of Dereth, populated by thousands of players, NPCs, and monsters. The game is considered one of the first large-scale MMORPGs and has a variety of complex systems that set it apart from modern games.
||Publisher: Microsoft, Turbine, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
PvP: Open World / Duels
Release Date: November 02, 1999
Shut Down Date: January 31, 2017
Pros: +Custom character builds. +Full-drop PvP. +Guild housing. +Sandbox gameplay.
Cons: -Steep learning curve. -Outdated graphics. -No quest markers.
League of Angels - Fire Raiders, sequel to the popular browser-based League of Angels, is a mobile card strategy MMORPG playable on iOS and Android. Create the ultimate RPG party with characters collected from cards, then equip and upgrade them to become powerful enough to vanquish the Devil Army.
Type: Card strategy MMORPG
Release Date: December 10, 2013
Shut Down Date: December 31, 2017
Platforms: Android & iOS
Pros: +Unique mix of genres. +Numerous characters to collect. +Clean, cute visuals.
Cons: -Art and music stolen from other games. -Some game modes are AFK only.
Hero's Song is an upcoming action MMORPG that features pixel graphics, click-to-move controls, and punishingly hardcore gameplay mechanics. Become a legendary hero and explore endless dungeons and ancient cities in search of knowledge, treasure, and the power of the gods.
||Publisher: Pixelmage Games
Type: Action MMORPG
PvP: Open World
Release Date: October, 2016 (Early Access Beta)
Shut Down Date: December 26, 2016
Pros: +Roguelike elements. +Skill-based gameplay. +Emergent world.
Cons: -Difficult gameplay. -Generic graphics. -Ambitious feature list.