Free-play universe expands in Star Wars: The Old Republic this fall

Electronic Arts announced Tuesday that the BioWare MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic will go free-to-play this November. As Kotaku reports, the game opened all levels through 15 to free access earlier this year, but this fall the free ceiling gets raised to 50. Many new features will require a subscription or individual purchase. Via […]

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Schilling’s online fantasy RPG gets working title, publisher

Former Arizona Diamondbacks and Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s online fantasy roleplaying game now has a code name: Project Mercury. As of today, it also has a publisher: Electronic Arts’ Partners label. We already know the venture also includes Todd McFarlane, creator of the Spawn comic book series and also a Valley resident, and […]

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Super Bowl ads: It’s going to be one hell of a show

Always a hot topic this time of year, the ads for Sunday’s Super Bowl XLIV seem to be pushing more — and different — buttons than ever before. CBS has been making headlines for allowing a spot from evangelical nonprofit group Focus on the Family, featuring Heisman Trophy-winning Florida Gators quarterback Tim Tebow and his […]

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