City of Heroes Gains Cyborgs, a Con, and User Designed Missions

Superhero online game City of Heroes added Cyborg "Booster Packs" this week, giving players a bunch of themed costume parts and an insane self-destruct power. We've also got info on the game's very own Hero-con 08, plus news on the highly anticipated free expansion, Issue 13: Architect.The self-destruct power features… » 9/19/08 1:20pm 9/19/08 1:20pm

It's a Good Day To Be a Virtual Superhero(ine)

If you like playing superhero multiplayer games, you're pretty much living in a golden age. While venerable comic-book-themed MMORPG City of Heroes keeps cranking out new content, Champions Online is ramping up for a big release next year. We've got the goods on City of Heroes' latest time traveling-adventure and… » 5/28/08 8:00am 5/28/08 8:00am

Epic Supervillains Ready To Devastate Paragon City

Summon your robot spiders, fire off your long fang attack, then unleash the Omega Maneuver. Or just fry your enemies' brains with a psionic blast. Whatevs. Villainous MMORPGers will have a few new ways to strive for global domination when City of Heroes/City of Villains releases the Wolf Spider and Blood Widow epic… » 4/29/08 8:00am 4/29/08 8:00am