Sony’s decision to shut down several online servers for some past PlayStation 3 games on October 25th is shaping up to be a sunset apocalypse of sorts. In addition to taking
Twisted Metal and PlayStation All-Stars offline-only, the move will effectively end the 10-year-old , as it only featured an online mode. Warhawk
Read on for a roundup of other smaller MMO news stories and videos from this past week in this edition of
The MOP Up (and if you don’t see a news story that we should have, drop us a tip)!
team is upping its marketing game and Prosperous Universe wrapping up the first of five planned phases to get this scifi sandbox ready for launch. started to sell branded products, from keyboards to headsets, at retail stores in Europe and online. All of these items also come with in-game goodies. [Source: press release]
World of Tanks
Update 34 for has wound its way over to the PlayStation 4 with the new Jhebbal Sag religion and plenty of exploit fixes. Conan Exiles
Forget the new world boss that came with
recent update and grab yourself a ride on a… Lineage 2 Revolution’s cute bicycle instead?
Avast ye downloaders!
is all about the pirates with Paladins its Dark Tides patch. Will ye be walking this plank?
, the FreeSO Sims Online emulator, needs some community suggestions to name its neighborhoods.
fans Hearthstone a sneak peek at a new art book that shows the making of this digital card game. It’ll be out on October 15th.
Patch 0.54 landed in
with Survarium a new Cooling Tower map that features a slaughter game mode. Sounds… civil?
Ostian Repeaters. You have to admit that latest weapons are wicked cool to behold. Dauntless’
Testing progresses on Update 23, with the latest build containing even more balance adjustments. Lord of the Rings Online’s
Fallen Gate TLE server added EverQuest II’s seven additional Shadow Odyssey zones to keep its players busy!
Spoooooooky holidays are upon ! Pirate101
Prepare for Age of Discovery with this
Star Trek Online short story that documents an act of terrorism at Starfleet Academy. Then read another to meet the key villain of the mini-expansion.
new South Korean stadium, League of Legends’ called LoL Park, which can seat up to 500 people to watch some serious e-sports.
finally is EVE Online distributing recruitment rewards from the the old program for those who didn’t claim them before the new program went live.
If you’re new to
or thinking about giving that MMO a try, you might want to get a crash course on the game from this video: SoulWorker