MMOBomb’s Top 5 Free-To-Play Predictions For 2019 (And Grading 2018’s Predictions)

MMOBomb’s Top 5 Free-To-Play Predictions For 2019 (And Grading 2018’s Predictions)

It’s time, once again, to be amazed and astounded by my precocious acts of prestidigitation, my prescient predictions, my prattling on about probable outcomes ……

MMOBomb’s 2018 In Review: Top 5 Predictable F2P Headlines

MMOBomb’s 2018 In Review: Top 5 Predictable F2P Headlines

There may have been a dearth of impactful new free-to-play games in 2018, but that doesn’t mean there wasn’t plenty to talk about. In fact,…

Cliff Bleszkinski’s Autobiography Will Address Boss Key’s Shutdown “In My Own Words”

Cliff Bleszkinski’s Autobiography Will Address Boss Key’s Shutdown “In My Own Words”

If you thought all had been said and done regarding the life and death of Boss Key Productions and its two titles, LawBreakers and Radical…

LawBreakers Impacted The Cancellation of Digital Extremes’ The Amazing Eternals

LawBreakers Impacted The Cancellation of Digital Extremes’ The Amazing Eternals

The list of games that Boss Key Productions brought down has added new member. LawBreakers and Radical Heights are the two well-known members of that…

LawBreakers’ Player Count Has Increased By About 60 Times Since Going F2P

LawBreakers’ Player Count Has Increased By About 60 Times Since Going F2P

Eleven days ago, LawBreakers went free-to-play. The game will still be shut down in three months, but at least for now, it’s got a smidgen…

Finally, LawBreakers Is Free-To-Play On PC (Update: Shutting Down Sept. 14)

Finally, LawBreakers Is Free-To-Play On PC (Update: Shutting Down Sept. 14)

Update: Now there’s a Steam announcement and a shutdown date of Sept. 14. Original story: Originally announced as free-to-play, then not, then … well, there…

Boss Key Employees Might Have Learned About Studio’s Closure The Same Way We Did

Boss Key Employees Might Have Learned About Studio’s Closure The Same Way We Did

UPDATE: Bleszinski has stated via Twitter that Boss Key’s employees were notified of the studio’s closure via a typical meeting. We have therefore removed some…

Boss Key Productions Shuts Down; Radical Heights Was “Too Little, Too Late,” Says Cliffy B

Boss Key Productions Shuts Down; Radical Heights Was “Too Little, Too Late,” Says Cliffy B

The long, strange, and often controversial saga of Boss Key Productions has come to an end. Today on Twitter, CEO Cliff Bleszinski stated that the…

5 Things Radical Heights Does Right

5 Things Radical Heights Does Right

If you laughed off Radical Heights when it was first announced, I wouldn’t blame you. Whether it was the cheesy appeal to the ’80s, its…

Cliff Bleszinski Teases Female Radical Heights Model, Pokes Epic For Poaching Boss Key Devs

Cliff Bleszinski Teases Female Radical Heights Model, Pokes Epic For Poaching Boss Key Devs

After having to choke down a healthy serving of humble pie following LawBreakers’ demise, you might think Boss Key Productions CEO Cliff Bleszinski might be…

Fresh Off LawBreakers, Boss Key Has A F2P Battle Royale Going Into Early Access … Tomorrow!

Fresh Off LawBreakers, Boss Key Has A F2P Battle Royale Going Into Early Access … Tomorrow!

Well, that didn’t take long. When Boss Key Productions said it was ceasing development on LawBreakers last Thursday, the dev team said it was working…

LawBreakers Ceases Development, Won’t Go F2P (For Now)

LawBreakers Ceases Development, Won’t Go F2P (For Now)

In what doesn’t come as any real surprise to anyone, Boss Key Productions’ LawBreakers is ceasing active development. A statement posted today on the Boss…

Top 5 Free-to-Play Games That Ended Up Buy-to-Play

Top 5 Free-to-Play Games That Ended Up Buy-to-Play

What do you think when an upcoming game is announced as free-to-play? For some people, that’s great news. For others, it puts a big red…

It’s The Best Quarter Ever — Again — For Nexon in Q4 2017

It’s The Best Quarter Ever — Again — For Nexon in Q4 2017

Everything was rosy and bright for Nexon in last quarter’s financial report. This time around, it’s more of the same. The first words in Nexon’s…

Nexon Downsizes, Making Cuts To US Branch

Nexon Downsizes, Making Cuts To US Branch

GamesIndustry.biz is reporting that Nexon “has laid off an undisclosed number of employees,” which one of its sources characterizes as up to a fifth of…

MMOBomb’s Top 5 Predictions For F2P Gaming In 2018

MMOBomb’s Top 5 Predictions For F2P Gaming In 2018

It’s prediction time again! Time for us here at MMOBomb – by which I mean me, since nobody else will subject themselves to this level…

Nexon Touts “Best Q3 Ever,” Pixelberry Acquisition In Latest Financial Report

Nexon Touts “Best Q3 Ever,” Pixelberry Acquisition In Latest Financial Report

When your financial statement leads off with “Highest Q3 ever,” that’s probably a good sign. Nexon did just that with today’s report, which sounded good…

Cliffy B on LawBreakers Free-To-Play: “I Wouldn’t Rule It Out”

Cliffy B on LawBreakers Free-To-Play: “I Wouldn’t Rule It Out”

At some point, LawBreakers becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy: Everyone talks about how it’s doing poorly, which makes people not want to play, which makes it…

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