Chris Neal

Wolfy is totally a pink wolf and not someone who just adores his avatar so much that he's lost touch with reality. He's been playing games since the days of Atari 2600 and when PCs had to be booted up in a specific sequence. He can be found in a variety of different MMOs and multiplayer games, including Final Fantasy XIV, Dauntless, Black Desert, and many others.

World of Warships debuts a Captain’s Club benefits program as Wargaming donates to Maui wildfire relief

Do you have a World of Warships account? Have you participated in one battle within the past 30 days? Then you're already a member...

Mortal Online 2’s Unreal Engine 5 update gets a release window of late October

Back in September of last year, Mortal Online 2 began hyping up its transition to Unreal Engine 5, with the transition heralded as a...

Ashes of Creation announces Alpha Two for 2024 and previews its updated event system

Remember when Ashes of Creation promised that its Alpha Two build wasn't years away but also not right around the corner? That vague hint...

Datamining uncovers potential details about World of Warcraft’s next expansion

As BlizzCon inches ever closer, players of World of Warcraft continue to ponder where the MMORPG's next expansion is headed. Some of that pondering...

Dauntless details 2024’s return of targeted pursuit hunts and its in-development features

When we interviewed Dauntless product manager Jordan Power last week, one of the questions we asked was about whether targeted behemoth hunts would be...

City of Heroes Rebirth rogue server re-engages the Rikti Invasion event starting today

One of my many favorite memories in City of Heroes was playing the first Rikti Invasion in Atlas Park. Watching the war walls disengage...

Destiny 2 adds new weapons, details Checkmate mode updates, and confirms Season 23 gunsmith tweaks

The end of the week always means a newsletter from Destiny 2, and this edition of the post features another round of updates for...

Star Citizen showcases a new mission and new global event currently in development

Star Citizen's quarterly series of video digests is once again being used to look into the space sandbox's nebulous future, as CIG is offering...

The Stream Team: Reliving Destiny 2’s past through timeline reflections

MOP's Chris has been playing Destiny 2 for a while, but he also does have some gaps in the story. He also recalls at...

MMO Burnout: Non-MMOs that scratch my MMO progression grind itch

There are plenty of reasons people play MMORPGs, whether it's to experience a story (yes, those exist), run in some PvP wars, or grind...

Final Fantasy XIV posts the preliminary patch notes for next week’s Growing Light update

Final Fantasy XIV fans can pretty much set their watch to a number of things that the MMORPG puts out, and one of those...

Sea of Thieves releases the final Monkey Island Tall Tale today

Players who have worked their way through the Monkey Island-themed Tall Tales in Sea of Thieves have one last adventure with Guybrush and company...

Black Desert PC makes PvE-focused class tweaks, applies conquest war QoL, and fights sweets-stealing bears

It's quite a week in the PC version of Black Desert, as the game's latest update has made another wide assortment of changes to...

Star Citizen begins dishing out CitizenCon tickets to buyers and introduces a new CM

Star Citizen's big convention is just under a month away, and those who bought tickets to go to the event in-person are now seeing...

Pantheon Rise of the Fallen defends its art direction shift as more performative and less generic

Followers of Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen know by now that the game has a new lick of visual paint as Visionary Realms pulled...
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Wurm Online’s owner Game Chest Group sees negative profits but says it’s ‘on the right track’ in Q2 financial report

Yesterday we reported on Wurm Online's end to a two month-long bout of radio silence, which saw corporate owner Game Chest Group detail efforts...

Post-apoc survival shooter The Front confirms early access launch date of October 11

Over the course of this year we've been following the development track of The Front, a post-apocalyptic "survival open-world crafting" shooter that was introduced...

Valheim highlights a couple of creatures that will inhabit its Ashlands biome

Valheim's development of the Ashlands biome once again is the primary feature from Iron Gate's latest dev blog, this time with a focus on...

TERA Console cycles dungeons, launches a new battle pass, and improves its pet system

The de facto maintenance mode-like updates for TERA Console continue on, with the latest patch performing another dungeon access cycle, launching a new battle...

The Stream Team: Low levels but slightly high challenge in Lord of the Rings Online

MOP's Chris has rediscovered Lord of the Rings Online recently, appreciating the MMORPG's more measured pace but also enjoying the difficulty slider option. And...