Ever eye an adventurer or season pass in a shooter but feel too cheap to buy it? Reader Pasha tipped us off that the battle royale Ring of Elysium is giving out free Season 3 Adventurer Passes and Season 2 portraits to players who complete a number of challenges in the game.
And this is just the beginning of the rest of the news! 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 covered, drop us a tip)!
XLGAMES is recruiting talent for an unannounced project or two. What do you think the ArcheAge studio is up to?
The Purge 5: Conan Exiles is coming soon to an Xbox One server near you!
EverQuest’s 20th anniversary celebrations continue, this time with an interview with technical director Jennifer Chan. One quote: “I did not expect the players to be so… vocal? So impassioned about what I would normally consider pretty minute things. That’s something I definitely didn’t expect.” Thanks Yrys!
Lots of stuff is being packed into PUBG’s next update, including more loot for Erangel, balance tweaks, the MP5K weapon, and more.
Dash forward with Riders of Icarus’ Speedo Run event! “We are calling out greatest alliance to do our Hadakhan’s Underground Labyrinth stream challenge. Stream, showcase the new map and win in-game items,” the studio said.
The Simpsons did an episode about e-sports because there isn’t a pop culture tick that this show won’t pop. Also, is anyone still watching the Simpsons? I mean, seriously? I was like 12 when this show first came out and now I’m collecting social security.
The release trailer for Generation Zero is here, so you can check out what this co-op shooter is about:
SamuTale is teasing the addition of… livestock: