ArcheAge is Turning 2

ArcheAge’s second anniversary isn’t officially until January 15, the date of its official Korean release in 2013. But XL games has uploaded an official video celebrating. What’s the message? I don’t speak Korean so I have no idea. But for English speakers, Trion Worlds CEO Scott Hartmsan shows up at 2:51 in the video to […]

Trion CEO Responds To Criticism About Bans

Reddit user Enla, frustrated by recent problems in ArcheAge with APEX and other exploits, drew a comic to express their take on the issue. The conclusion of the comic is that Trion Worlds is more willing to ban innocent F2P players than obviously exploit-happy players who spend lots of money. The comic got so much […]

5,000 ArcheAge Accounts Banned Per Day

How serious is Trion Worlds about keeping spammers, botters and other shenanigansters out of ArcheAge? Five-thousand bans a day serious, according to Trion Worlds CEO Scott Hartsman. “We’re banning about 5k a day, and our own eng improves detection/action daily,” Hartsman tweeted. ArcheAge has about two million players in the West. The revelation came in […]

Trion CEO Scott Hartsman Explains Launch Problems

So if you tried to get in Archeage as soon as it launched on the 16th, you might have had a bad time. Or at least a long wait, as early queue lengths could be massive even for people with patron status. Trion Worlds CEO Scott Hartman recently defended/explained the launch to Massively, Joystiq’s MMO […]

Trion Worlds Upgrades Hardware to Meet ArcheAge Alpha Demand

Now here’s a good sign. The ArcheAge alpha is so popular that Trion Worlds recently sent an e-mail saying it had doubled its server hardware twice since the alpha started. According to an e-mail from Trion Worlds CEO Scott Hartsman: “The massive number of Archeum Founders has really helped us stress test the way we […]