This unofficial “patch” allows you to play Diablo II in resolutions greater than 640×480 and 800×600. It is, for the most part, completed, but there are still a few issues that have not been worked out. The “patch” lets you select any resolution 640×480 or higher that is supported by your current display adapter/monitor.
The Team behind Combat Arms has released a really nice update, in the new game mode called ‘Quarantine’, you must hunt down the infected before all the team is trasformed in zombie. I tried this game mode, and i must admit it, it’s quite fun.
Freaky Creatures is a cross-platform, massively multiplayer online game that allows players to build the ultimate, customizable creatures and battle them against friends.
The free-to-play model lets players enter the Freaky Creatures Universe, create creatures and take them into battle against other players online. Free-to-play gamers get access to numerous key features in Freaky Creatures, including the ability to reach level 60 in game and customize lairs for their creatures. Premium memberships start at $ 6.99 per month and include a variety of additional perks including the ability to reach level 80, take pets into battle, trade and compete on leaderboards.
Dungeons & Dragons Online®: Eberron Unlimited™ (DDO Unlimited), a free digital upgrade for Dungeons & Dragons Online®: Stormreach™ will launch on September 9, 2009 in North America. DDO Unlimited will raise the level cap, introduce a new player class and add major new content, as well as make the game free to play for everyone. The new DDO Unlimited delivers heart-pounding game play featuring the industry’s best combat system, a massive world with state-of-the-art graphics and gameplay, and a rich set of features that until now could only be found only in premium subscription-based MMOs. DDO Unlimited will introduce an innovative new pricing model that allows players to download and play for free, purchasing adventure packs, items, and account services a la carte from the new DDO Store, or to subscribe to get unlimited access to all of the game’s content. Turbine will provide DDO VIPs early access to the game to beginning September 1, 2009 and will provide free, unlimited access to everyone on September 9, 2009.
From what i read around, this new mmo should try to be an Ultima Online with a 3d graphic interface, that means total freedom in your actions and ability to shape the virtual world. The will have a monthly fee and if i am not wrong you can enter a beta to play and test it.