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Platform Win Publisher NCsoft Developer Carbine Studios Release Date Jun 3, 2014

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Wildstar review: infinity and beyond

Above all else, Wildstar's greatest obsession is keeping players busy. It has a unique tone compared to its competition, but Wildstar is also very much an amalgam. It's a collection of...

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WildStar will shut down in November

Carbine Studios’ sci-fi MMO will go out with a bang

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Wildstar developer Carbine Studios lays off nearly half of its staff

NCSoft announced today that it has reduced staff at Carbine Studios, the developer behind sci-fi massively multiplayer role-playing game Wildstar. This comes just six months after Wildstar switched...

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Wildstar headed to Steam along with first major update of 2016

Sci-fi massively multiplayer online role-playing game Wildstar went free-to-play late last year, but since then players have been left waiting for new content, while developer Carbine Studios has...

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WildStar goes free-to-play on Sept. 29

Carbine Studios announced today that its sci-fi massively multiplayer online game WildStar will go free-to-play on Sept. 29, with a second phase of the game's closed beta test kicking off today. W...

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WildStar going free-to-play this fall with ambitious new business plan

After a solid launch and a difficult first year, sci-fi massively multiplayer game WildStar is going free-to-play later this year, publisher NCSoft revealed today. In an interview with Polygon...

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Wildstar developer lays off 60, further cuts at NCSoft

Polygon has received word today that NCSoft-owned Carbine Studios has laid off "around 60" employees. This is in addition to further layoffs across NCSoft's western operations. In a statement...

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Wildstar's next major content drop is PvP heaven

Wildstar's next major content update — Sabotage — will introduce a plethora of player-versus-player options to the game, including a 15-on-15 battleground arena, developer Carbine Studios announced...

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MMOs are at their best when they're not cloning World of Warcraft

I love World of Warcraft. You'd be hard-pressed to find an MMO player who doesn't love it — or at least didn't love it at some point in the past ten years. That's the problem. MMOs continue to be...

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WildStar gameplay - Housing customization, farming and more

WildStar has a metric ton of content for players to dive into, but at level 14, the game's most addicting component is unlocked: player housing. The recently released MMO has some of the most...

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WildStar - Overview video

We've had ample time now to give WildStar a second, more comprehensive Overview — but we find ourselves hung up on a single facet of it. It kind of seems like developer Carbine Studios shot itself...