PlanetSide 2 Summary
Daybreak Game Company, formerly Sony Online Entertainment, unveiled the hotly anticipated base building feature for their MMOFPS Planetside 2, along with some other upcoming features.
With base building, players will have the ability to harvest and then construct temporary fortifications, using vehicles called."ANTs" (Advanced Nanite Transports.) ANTs harvest resource nodes which will appear around the map. With it will come goals that offer sub-objectives outside the typical base fight.
Daybreak Games, formerly Sony Online Entertainment before Sony sold it to Columbus Nova, has announced the Halloween festivities planned for its various online games.
Now that's what I call a real firefight. Planetside 2 players gathered for a good old-fashioned scrum over the weekend, with 1,158 grunts taking to the field to break the world record for the largest online FPS battle.
According to fansite and event organiser, the record-breaking skirmish resulted in an impressive 53,729 kills, 3,822 team kills, 5,089 vehicles destroyed, and 31 separate base captures.
and want the good boys and girls of PlanetSide 2 to enlist in their crazy caper to break a with the MMOFPS. In fact they want to recapture a certain title.
The original PlanetSide held the 'Most Players Online in an FPS Battle' record, but it was taken by Man vs Machine in 2012. It's time to strike back and it begins January 24th, 2015 @ 22:00UTC.
Massively multiplayer sci-fi shooter Planetside 2 is introducing a tomorrow, the highlight of which is a new achievements and progression tracking system known as Directives.
It's not just for recording all your best moments - rack up enough Directive Points to hit the higher tiers and you can unlock "exclusive Auraxium prestige weapons and appearance items".