Good news for the patient and long-suffering Elder Scrolls Online console players: The game’s latest DLC and patch have finally arrived following the PC release last month.
“The Stonethorn DLC game pack and Update 27 is now available on all platforms and brings a host of new stories, challenges, tools, and improvements to ESO, including two new four-player dungeons, the continuation of the Dark Heart of Skyrim year-long storyline, new rewards, the new character pathing tool for the housing system, and performance improvements and bug fixes.”
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)!
“The newest update in C9 adds a new server called Speed World. The new world presents players with the chance to level up at great speed, so that they can enjoy gaining power faster than ever.”
Soulworker Online is getting a mobile spin-off called Soulworker Academia, with a Korean beta starting this month.
Apex Legends is nerfing All-Evo Armor to pre-Season 6 levels. Everyone’s probably loving that patch note.
Old School RuneScape shared the developer roadmap for the rest of 2020 as well as 2021 and affirmed that the game will stay subscription-only.
COVID-19 has decimated the esports market, recently knocking out two Vietnamese teams from League of Legends tournaments due to travel restrictions.
Happy birthday to Ragnarok Online’s Chaos server and Twin Saga!
Here’s a good deal: You can now get EA’s popular Rocket Arena for just $5. On any platform.
Wurm Online is inviting fanfic writers to contribute — and possibly win some game time!
Bungie talked about how it’s evolving triumphs for Destiny 2’s evolving world.
“Knight Squad is an insane 1 to 8 players chaotic arena friendship destroyer. Take on current friends and future frenemies in any of the incredibly fun game modes, ranging from Last Man Standing to Medieval Soccer. All of that using only weapons from the Middle Ages… and laser guns… and miniguns.” [Thanks Hikari!]
Dark Age of Camelot’s latest grab bag tackled more player questions, including some clarity over upcoming Stormlord changes.
World of Warships Legends is adding the Italian Navy. Also, Transformers: “Transformers-themed Commanders will be here to lead your warships into battle! Optimus Prime, Megatron, Bumblebee, and Rumble become Warships in Disguise, powering up your fleet with their unique inspirations, abilities, and voiceovers.”
Starbase continues to make progress, showing off this video from the game’s closed alpha: