MMO Week in Review: Astellia Online has officially launched


Astellia Online launched this weekend after a week in head-start, marking what might be the biggest new MMO to hit western shores all year. If you’re still on the fence about whether you should buy it, know that so are we: Our updated impressions of the title found it to be pleasantly average and competent – not a temport, but probably not a replacement for your favorite MMO either.

Meanwhile, ArcheAge gave us the scoop on Unchained, we dropped our impressions of Caravan Stories and WoW’s latest plotline, Ashes of Creation’s battle royale mode hit early access, Fallout 76 ran into another collectibles snafu, LOTRO teased Minas Morgul, and Ultima Online turned 22 years old.

Read on to catch up with the very best of this week’s MMO news and opinions today as every Sunday in Massively Overpowered’s Week in Review!


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Every week, get caught up on the MMO genre’s latest news and Massively OP’s best content in our MMO Week in Review! Want more roundups of content? Try Friday’s Betawatch for MMO testing highlights, Saturday’s Make My MMO for MMO crowdfunding updates, and Sunday’s The MOP Up, which mops up all the bits of news we didn’t cover anywhere else.