AFK Hype

A series of articles grading games on initial hype through several aspects.

[AFK Hype] Inferna

Inferna, nicknamed Metin 3 is an upcoming MMO that will be hitting early access in less than 10 days (At the time of writing). Now, I never played Metin 2. But what I could gather is that Metin 2 was…

[AFK Hype] Blood of Steel

Blood of Steel is a relatively new medieval MMO similar to that of Conqueror’s Blade. Scratch that – Literally almost an exact replica of Conqueror’s Blade. The only difference I see here is honestly a more “Dynasty Warriors” flare to…

[AFK Hype] Project Arena

Well, G-Star 2019 is definitely not a disappointment this year. With the blockbuster news from Pearl Abyss announcing not 1, but 3 new MMO’s. I’m happy to announce another new MMO hitting the scene, Project Arena. A title created by…

[AFK Hype] Profane

Profane is an interesting MMO that has recently surfaced to Western Media. Developed by INSANE Studio, Profane is the first MMO created by an entirely Brazillian-based studio. Profane is a sandbox MMO that boasts about dynamic player environments and total…

[AFK Hype] Day of Dragons

Honestly, I’m not going to lie. When I heard about this MMO. I thought it was a joke until I literally saw the Kickstarter, and I was shocked….but also extremely impressed. Day of Dragons is a survival based MMO that…

[AFK Hype] RAN: Lost Islands

Now I don’t really cover Battle Royal Games, but RAN: Lost Islands is an exception. Developed by a Chinese company, Jolly Roger Game Studio and being published by Zodiac Interactive, RAN: Lost Islands will be making its first public debut…

[AFK Hype] Reign of Guilds

Reign of Guilds is one of the upcoming Medieval Sandbox MMO’s that rank high on the list for 2019. Many fans are calling it the “Modern-Successor” of Mortal-Online. Currently, in Pre-Alpha stages, Reign of Guilds has mainly been off the…

[AFK Hype] Nostos

All the way back on the 6th of June, I awoke to arguably the most important Twitter DM in my recent memory. The official Twitter account for a game I had been closely following for several months prior had reached out…

[AFK Hype] Seconds from Silence

Seconds from Silence is a Medieval-style MMO that is one of the “hypes” of 2019. Featuring a complex “ruling” system, the most unique feature about Seconds from Silence it that it will support modding content, similar to Elder Scrolls. However,…

[AFK Hype] Ascent: Infinite Realm

Ascent: Infinite Realm or “A:IR” is an interesting MMO. First announced in 2017, A:IR represents the last of a golden age of “Korean-MMOs”. Avoiding the mistakes that led up to Bless Online’s failure, A:IR was slated for a Western CBT…