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Sony Online Entertainment Sold To An Investment Management Firm

02/02/2015, Sony Online Entertainment is a studio and publisher that has been instrumental in getting the MMO genre where it is today. Following layoffs at its studios in Austin and San Diego last year Sony has decided to sell this division to an investment...

EverQuest 2 now free to play

12/07/2011, Last week we announced that EverQuest 2 would be going the free to play route, and well it looks like that day has finally arrived. In an official press release, Sony Online Entertainment announced that starting today, all PC users will be able to freely...

EverQuest 2 going free to play

11/30/2011, Sony Online Entertainment has had a lot of success with DC Universe Online going free to play, so it looks like they’ve decided to make another one of their popular MMORPGs (massively multiplayer online role playing game) titles free as well. The...


DC Universe Online gains 1 million new players in a week

11/10/2011, It’s only been a week since DC Universe Online went free to play, but Sony Online Entertainment has reported that the DC comics-inspired MMORPG has already gained 1 million new players, with a 50/50 split between PC and PlayStation 3 gamers. DCUO...

DC Universe Online now free to play

11/02/2011, Back in September we announced that DC Universe Online was going the free to play route, and though it missed its October deadline, it looks like that day has finally come. Today, Sony Online Entertainment officially announced that their popular...

DC Universe Online free to play in October

09/19/2011, Wow, it looks like yet another game is yet taking the free to play route that seems to be the trend for a lot of online games recently. Star Trek did it not too long ago, and now Sony Online Entertainment has just announced that its popular MMO – DC...

SOE offering identity protection plan for Europe as well

05/17/2011, Are you still recovering from the Sony Online Entertainment‘s (SOE) near downtime? Are you still concerned about the possibility that someone might have your credit card and other personal info and go to town with it? Fear not, because just as Sony...

More details on SOE’s “Make Good” Plans (Updated!)

05/13/2011, Update: SOE phasing service back online. More details here. As promised, all customers affected by the Sony Online Entertainment downtime will be rewarded with “30 days of game time added to the end of the current billing cycle in addition to one...

Sony Online Entertainment taken offline

05/02/2011, Somebody needs to give Sony a break. After being attacked over a week ago, and only just starting to recover, Sony has a bout of bad news again. This time it isn’t the Sony PlayStation Network, but the Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) servers. The...