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City of Heroes
  • Publisher: NCsoft
  • Genre:RPG
  • Developer: Cryptic Studios
  • Release Date:Apr 27, 2004
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:T - Teen (Suggestive Themes, Violence)
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Game Description:Persistent MMO game that simulates an entire universe of heroes. You and thousands of other players are able to take on the roles of super powered heroes - in a stunning, 3D graphical world. Create your own hero and choose from hundreds of different powers and design your own unique costume, then confront super villains, aliens, madmen, criminals, and other fearsome foes. Take on personalized missions and rid the city of several different evil organizations and hundreds of individual enemies. Form your own super-group by banding together with other players to fight evil and become the premiere hero group in the city.
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City of Heroes News

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  • The MMO Report: Thursday, July 9th

    Oh man, what a week! How do you like the new Feed? Pretty snazzy, eh? But we both know why you're here; you need a knowledge injection from the man himself, Casey Schreiner. This week Casey will discuss the new Star Wars: The Old Republic timeline trailer, how Twitter has finally come to World of Warcraft, and a new social experiment where a...

    Posted July 9, 2009

    The MMO Report: Thursday, July 9th
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, June 25th

    Yes, we know you all enjoyed our special guest host Morgan Webb last week, but Casey never lets a nerd flu keep him down. This week Casey has a wide collection of stories; from information about Aion's launch in September, to new Champions Online screenshots, to a Russian porn star getting a web address tattooed on her breasts. Yeah, it's a good...

    Posted June 25, 2009

    The MMO Report: Thursday, June 25th
  • 'City of Heroes' Announces "Going Rogue" Major Expansion With New Trailer

    NcSoft announced today that their long-running, superhero MMO franchise City of Heroes, has a major expansion in development for the PC and Mac. Titled, "Going Rogue", the expansion aims to blur the line between good and evil: "City of Heroes Going Rogue will introduce a new alignment system that helps players explore the shades...

    Posted May 12, 2009| 5 Comments

    'City of Heroes' Announces "Going Rogue" Major Expansion With New Trailer
  • 'City of Heroes' Issue 14 Update Trailer: Mission Architect Gives Power To the Players

    For the first time ever in MMORPG history, players have the power to craft their own missions courtesy of NCsoft's City of Heroes. Avaialable now as the "Issue 14: Architect": "We are very excited for City of Heroes to be the first-ever MMO to offer this revolutionary new system to our players," said Brian Clayton, general...

    Posted April 10, 2009| 5 Comments

    'City of Heroes' Issue 14 Update Trailer: Mission Architect Gives Power To the Players
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, April 9th

    Hope you all enjoyed John Walsh's guest appearance last week, because this time Casey is back full force. You might want to put some sunglasses on. This week, Casey shows off the story timeline trailer from Star Wars: The Old Republic, talks about why PETA is protesting Canadian Seal Clubbing practices in World of Warcraft, and the rumors...

    Posted April 9, 2009| 12 Comments

    The MMO Report: Thursday, April 9th
  • New City of Heroes: Captain Dynamic Trailer

    Captain Dynamic is bursting onto the scene in the new City of Heroes trailer, the third in a series, that shows just how diabolical his arch nemeses can get in the form of TheGr8Face. City of Heroes is developed by Cryptic Studios and distributed by NCSoft. Enjoy the trailer below, if you dare. Watch Larger Version of this Video

    Posted March 12, 2009| 7 Comments

    New City of Heroes: Captain Dynamic Trailer
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, March 5

    It's Thursday and you know what that means. That's right, it means tomorrow is Friday -- the day I finally get to see Watchmen in the theaters and then get blind stinking drunk afterwards to drown my disappointment. However, while we're still in today, Casey is going to drop some MMO knowledge on your ass. This week, he'll talk about how Tabula...

    Posted March 5, 2009| 6 Comments

    The MMO Report: Thursday, March 5
  • Atari has Acquired 'Champions Online' Dev Cryptic Studios

    Infogrames, Atari's parent company, has acquired Cryptic Studios, the developers of the upcoming MMORPG Champions Online (2009) and the creators of City of Heroes. The purchase price is a reported $28 million with up an additional $20 million in sales-based incentives. As part of the sale, Atari will gain control of the intellectual properties...

    Posted December 9, 2008| 6 Comments

    Atari has Acquired 'Champions Online' Dev Cryptic Studios
  • Bill Roper Joins Cryptic Studios

    Bill Roper, former Blizzard director who was founder and CEO of the now failed development house Flagship Studios, will be moving to Cryptic Studios to become the design director for their upcoming PC and console Superhero MMO Champions Online. This comes on the heels of Flagship closing their doors and laying-off their entire staff in the face...

    Posted November 3, 2008| 3 Comments

    Bill Roper Joins Cryptic Studios
  • Mac Users Holding Out For A Hero Get Their Answer

    NCsoft and TransGaming issued a press release today announcing City of Heroes for Apple's Macintosh platform. The press release states. "City of Heroes for Mac will be available for public beta testing with the release of the game’s thirteenth expansion, Issue 13: Power and Responsibility later this fall. The official launch will...

    Posted October 30, 2008| 8 Comments

    Mac Users Holding Out For A Hero Get Their Answer
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, October 2nd

    It's that time again, and we know you've come back for more. A bailout package has been voted on, the presidential race is getting ridiculous, and we had a strange 2 day heatwave here in Los Angeles. Next I'm expecting the surface of the planet to crack and the reanimated corpse of Estelle Getty to start running rampant in downtown Portland....

    Posted October 2, 2008| 6 Comments

    The MMO Report: Thursday, October 2nd
  • The MMO Report: Thursday, September 25th

    September is quickly coming to a close, and in this, the season of giving, gifting, and massive retail releases, it's important to remember what's really important; Casey Schreiner. This week Casey details what happened with Ensemble Studios' canceled Halo MMO, why DC Universe Online might be just as interesting to read as it is to play, how you...

    Posted September 25, 2008| 5 Comments

    The MMO Report: Thursday, September 25th
  • The MMO Report: Friday, September 5th

    Oh, what a week it's been. I swear, sometimes public figures make it so easy to ridicule them that it makes me feel like I'm slacking off. Anyway, that's beside the point. What's more important is "The Perfect Haiku Contest" we're running, and how you can enter to win 5,000 Zen, the in-game currency for Perfect World International,...

    Posted September 5, 2008| 5 Comments

    The MMO Report: Friday, September 5th
  • City Of Heroes Turns 4/Opens Story

    The City of Heroes/City of Villains MMO family is celebrating their 4th year in business, and that's definitly something to be proud of. In this slim and competative MMO market, 4 years in business is a milestone that many games don't reach, so it's time to party in the tale of two cities. In honor of this historic event, one of the game's...

    Posted April 29, 2008| 3 Comments

    City Of Heroes Turns 4/Opens Story
  • NCsoft To Make PS3 MMO

    In a candid interview with Next-Gen.biz, NCsoft's North American President Chris Chung discussed his companies plans for their future MMO developments. Not only does Chung shed some light on why NCsoft bought full ownership of the City of Heroes IP from Cryptic, but he also explained what their development plan is for MMOs like Tabula Rasa,...

    Posted March 24, 2008| 2 Comments

    NCsoft To Make PS3 MMO
  • City of Heroes: Going Rogue Demon Summoning Trailer

    Posted: April 6, 2010

    3,166 Views | 00:42

  • The MMO Report: Thursday, April 1st

    Posted: April 1, 2010

    68,442 Views | 08:01

  • The MMO Report: Thursday, February 11th

    Posted: February 11, 2010

    18,566 Views | 07:05

  • The MMO Report: Thursday, October 22nd

    Posted: October 22, 2009

    18,120 Views | 07:21

  • City of Heroes Issue 16: Power Spectrum Trailer

    Posted: September 16, 2009

    369 Views | 01:04

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