The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we’re deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some of it gets backlogged. That’s why there’s The MOP Up: a weekly compilation of smaller MMO stories and videos that you won’t want to miss. Seen any good MMO news? Hit us up through our tips line!
Maybe you’ll discover a new game in this space — or be reminded of an old favorite! You can catch up on new MMOs, word on the testing process, smaller patches and updates, in-game events, essential videos, and more, all waiting for you after the break!
New Games and Testing
- Orbus VR: Patch 6.90 has emerged — and with it the new Defend the Realm event!
- Dauntless: A small patch integrated the Razer Chroma and added Ostian-flavored cosmetic weapon skins
- H1Z1: An August 30th PlayStation 4 update created a new Guardian crate and added the “Shotties and Snipers” game mode.
- The Black Death: A “massive” content update called Kings and Queens started beta testing the new nobility system for this medieval sandbox.
- Dota 2: The 2019 International is heading to Shanghai, which is the first time it’s been outside North America in a long time.
- Lineage 2 Revolution: Netmarble launched a “surprise” collaboration with Monster Strike, a mobile action game. Players can earn special costumes, mounts, and weapon appearances during this event.
- Diablo III: The game’s 14th season is coming to a close in a couple of weeks, so be prepared!
Odds and Ends
- Wakfu: Subscribe to the Gamakna digital magazine to learn more about the lore of this MMO!
- Destiny 2: Take a tour of the game’s upcoming Forsaken Gambit map.
- PUBG: Players can now used an updated feedback system for flagging cheaters and hackers.
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