The first issue of a new magazine dedicated to massively multiplayer online games will include a DVD, courtesy of Sony, featuring trial versions of EverQuest, EverQuest II, PlanetSide, Star Wars Galaxies, SOE Comic Book Creator, and The Matrix Online. Access to the beta of Gods & Heroes: Rome Rising is also included. The disc will be included with the September 2006 issue of Massive Magazine. The single-issue price was not announced. The magazine will focus on MMO culture, such as the various games' communities and players, both in and out of the game, said the magazine, which is being pubilshed by Strategy Plus.
SOE DVD bundled with MMO mag debut
Massive Magazine will include try-before-you-buy versions of several Sony MMOs, including EverQuest II and Star Wars Galaxies.