NCSoft Launches Online Game, Tabula Rasa

Austin, Texas-based NCsoft, a publisher of online computer games, said Thursday that it has launched Richard Garriott's Tabula Rasa, a massively multiplayer online game for the PC. According to NCsoft, the service launched yesterday in North America and Europe. The new title is set in a science fiction and military backdrop. The game will be available in major online retailers for $49.99, and monthly subscriptions to the service will be available for $14.99.