Ashes of Creation PAX Impressions

Note: the following article originally appeared on It’s been just three short months since Intrepid Studios’ wildly successful Kickstarter campaign closed, jolting the development of Ashes of Creation fully into gear. Even knowing that development had been underway in a limited capacity since February of 2016, when I heard the game would be making…

Ashes of Creation | Combo System Hands-on at PAX

When I first saw the combo system in Ashes of Creation’s PAX preview, I wasn’t exactly on board, but I waited to try it before solidifying my opinion, and in the end, it’s mostly won me over. Video Content Across the Web Go to the source to keep up to date with my video and…

Player Conflict in Ashes of Creation’s Virtual World

In Ashes of Creation’s world, nations will ebb and flow and rise and fall, their vicissitudes commensurate with the greatness or insignificance of the players who comprise them. The actions of friends and foes alike will carve the history of the game’s worlds – and that’s the very specific part of Ashes of Creation I’d like to unpack today. It’s not just the actions of friends that will shape your experience, but enemies as well.

From The Ashes Episode 9: Taking Stock

From The Ashes Episode 9: Taking Stock – The Ashes of Creation podcast produced by The Dungeon Crawler Network! Join Aggelos and Thais, the Founders of The Dungeon Crawler Network, as they bare witness the rebirth of the MMORPG genre from the ashes of an industry that has left gamers behind! This week, Aggelos is joined once…

From The Ashes Episode 8: The Race For Hegemony

This week, Aggelos, Isarii (@ethanmacfie), and Davlos, author of Nodes & Nationhood: Player Political Organization in Ashes of Creation return for another Phoenix Roundtable to continue their discussion on the implications of geopolitics and how they could related to Ashes of Creation!