Yearly Archives: 2016

NetEase announces Justice, an MMO four years in the making

If you have more than a passing interest in NetEase's upcoming Revelation Online, you should also keep an eye on another title that the...
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PSA: Champions Online is running a hideout sale through January 1st

Let's face it, you are not the best hero in Champions Online. You try to do good, you really do, but your efforts at...

Massively OP’s 2016 Blooper Awards: Worst MMORPG Jargon of the Year

Massively OP's end-of-the-year awards continue today with our blooper award for Worst MMORPG Jargon of 2016. And the winner is... "Class Fantasy" World of Warcraft has been pushing...

Tamriel Infinium: Elder Scrolls Online’s 2016 report card

Greetings, men and mer. It’s that time of year again when I take a look back on everything that Elder Scrolls Online has given...

The Stream Team: Catching up after the SWTOR getaway

When you're frozen in carbonite in SWTOR for five years, much happens. And now that her Chiss Agent has been rescued, Massively OP's MJ...

Valiance Online demos the city of San Cielo

Crowdfunded superhero MMORPG Valiance Online has a new video out this week featuring the city of San Cielo. "This is a work-in-progress for our Alpha...
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Choose My Adventure: The Elder Scrolls Online in review

Back when I played through The Elder Scrolls Online's beta, I said that it was another generic fantasy MMO in a field already choked...

Amazon preps Digital Day for December 30

A brand-new shopping holiday is on its way for the backend of the year, courtesy of Amazon. This Friday, December 30th, Amazon will hold...

Massively OP’s Best of 2016 Awards: Best MMORPG Expansion or Update of 2016

Massively Overpowered's end-of-the-year 2016 awards continue today with our award for Best MMORPG Expansion or Update of 2016, which was awarded to Guild Wars 2's Heart...

PSA: Lord of the Rings Online expansions are on sale

Steam isn't the only place where you can get a good deal on MMOs this holiday season. Lord of the Rings Online is holding...

ARK attempts to curry voting favor with a sheep

Here's a nomination for you: Dumbest online controversy of the year. And the award goes to... ARK: Survival Evolved! What happened here is that ARK...
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World of Warcraft is getting 35 new legendaries

If you've been lucky enough and the RNG gods have smiled upon you in World of Warcraft, you might be rocking one or more...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO has the best PvP mode?

We have certainly talked about PvP a lot in this space over the years, but often it's a flat-out comparison of one title to another....

The Stream Team: Finding the lost goblin in EverQuest II’s Frostfell

This year's new Frostfell quest in EverQuest II involves hunting down a little lost goblin. But things are far from easy was Massively OP's...

Global Chat: Boobs and wrinkles edition

Is the infamous "chainmail bikini" slowly disappearing from western RPGs and MMOs? Pete at Dragonchasers thinks that it is... and he kind of laments...

Guardians of Ember puts the finishing touches on Act 3, says NA servers are still coming

While Guardians of Ember admits that it isn't pulling out a holiday event this year for its players, the team said that there is...

MMO Year in Review: The Landmark and WildStar Steam parade (June 2016)

This year, we’re taking a time-machine back through our MMO coverage, month by month, to hit the highlights and frame our journey before we...

Asheron’s Call players reach out to WB to save their MMO

Another player-led effort to save Asheron's Call from termination is attempting to raise funds from the community to buy or license the game outright....

Anarchy Online rolls out its new item store

After a short delay from its original rollout date of December 20th, the new and improved item store is now live in Anarchy Online....

Massively OP Podcast Episode 97: Mailbag extravaganza!

Justin and Bree empty the mailbag out on the floor for a holiday show, tackling questions on Asheron's Call, console MMOs, chat, server size, tats, music, subs, and more.