2003-03-26, 05:00 PM
Games Domain has up a new hands on preview of Planetside. Here is a taste: You know, one thing the gaming world definitely needs is more genre acronyms. FPS, RTS, RPG, MMORPG - there just aren't enough to go around. Thankfully, Sony's along to give us one more to add to the collection, with Planetside, the world's first massively multiplayer online first-person shooter, or MMOFPS to its friends. Scheduled for release in mid-May, it's in closed beta at the moment, but those nice chaps at Sony were kind enough to let us past their burly electronic doormen for a look at its current state. Read on.Check out the full preview here (http://www.gamesdomain.com/gdreview/zones/previews/mar03/planetside.html).