FreeSO, the rogue server for the late Sims Online, is getting into the spirit of the season with a whole bunch of beach- and pool-themed additions.
“”Summer has finally arrived at Sunrise Crater,” the team announced on August 2nd. “Your summer favourites are back and what’s more, NEW OBJECTS have been added! Login today and enjoy while they last!”
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)!
TemTem is sending out some hats and other backer goodies to players, so check your mail for a Taco Hat (maybe)! I won’t lie — I would totally wear that hat in public if it was real.
Ragnarok Online “is bringing a fan favorite new MVP – Valkyrie Randgris, along with a new location — Odin’s Shrine, new monsters, new quests, new items and new possibilities,” according to a press release.
Another Dark Age of Camelot grab bag is ready for your consumption, getting into proc rates and other maths subjects.
Twin Saga’s latest update added the senshi Lenna, the Mutated Shadow Crevice dungeon, and two summer festival events.
Ankama rolled out a brand-new launcher for its games, such as Wakfu and Dofus. “More user-friendly, this new version of the platform will give you quicker access to the important information about Ankama games. It also has new features, and notably one that lets you add several accounts for DOFUS 2 (available in the game settings).”
Soulworker Online gave its Chii character a huge makeover: “We’ve given Chii six new skills to keep her enemies on their toes, plus her transformation appearance for Budo S has been altered.”
Here’s one real world event that hasn’t been canceled: The 2020 League of Legends World Championship. It’s going to stick to only Shanghai, though.
Star Wars Galaxies creator Raph Koster made a tabletop game about penguin herding. Seriously.
Get caught up on all of Starbase’s alpha dealings with its July dev video:
German aircraft carriers are now part of World of Warships’ fleet:
The Valorant team sent a video to ChinaJoy 2020 to talk about the game and its hopeful worldwide rollout: