Justin Olivetti

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A casual gamer and long-time MMO fan, Justin is often heard yelling, "Player housing for all!" in the Massively Overpowered offices. In addition to news, he tackles LOTRO Legendarium for LOTRO, The Perfect Ten, Jukebox Heroes, the retrospective Game Archaeologist series, One Shots, and the Massively OP podcast.

Personal blog: BioBreak
Twitter: @sypster

LOTRO’s Update 30 releases with a new raid, zone, and storyline

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Do us a favor, yeah? Poke your neighborhood Hobbits out of their food-induced comas and tell them that Lord of the Rings Online has...

Global Chat: Having a blast in Burning Crusade

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How's Burning Crusade Classic going for those of you venturing back into Blizzard's past? MMO blog Priest with a Cause is having a great...

Open Perpetuum targets boss camping with time limitations

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Open Perpetuum's strongholds have proven to be a popular features for the sandbox MMO, but that doesn't mean that they're perfect. The volunteer dev...

Craftopia developer announces co-op survival builder Palworld

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Prepare for imminent cuteness because Craftopia developer Pocketpair just announced a cel-shaded survival builder slated to come out in 2022. This new project is...

Battle Bards Episode 194: No Man’s Sky

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No Man’s Sky is a Cinderella story, a turnaround from a project that failed on its promises to exceeding them. But what about its...

One Shots: Cave rave!

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Where do you go when you want to relax in an MMO with friends, a strong drink, and some good atmosphere? This changes depending...

Eight major unannounced MMO projects that are in the works

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There's nothing more tantalizing nor frustrating than knowing that an MMO or MMORPG is in the works but hasn't been formally announced yet. We...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 324: All-mail revue

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Justin and Bree answer a whole ton of your mailbag questions on WoW retention, MMO disillusionment, MMO oldies, development hurdles, EG7 and Daybreak, MMO world exploration, guild perks, and underwater zones.

Jagex Interview: Everything you need to know about RuneScape’s mobile edition

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With the insane response to Old School RuneScape's mobile launch back in 2018, the pressure was on for Jagex to deliver an equally deserving...

Do you hear what I hear? Trove is getting a Bard class!

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One thing is for certain: Out of all of the MMOs that Gamigo bought off of the now-defunct Trion Games, Trove is the one...

The MOP Up: Overwatch teases a huge new feature

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Something big is coming to Overwatch -- and no, we don't know what it is just yet. For the game's fifth anniversary, Blizzard teased...

One Shots: A blast from the past

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As a kid who grew up on the original series of Star Trek, the nostalgia is strong with this opening screenshot here from Star...

Get pumped for WoW Classic’s Burning Crusade with lore refresh and music video

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It's time. Well, it's nearly time. After nearly a decade-and-a-half, The Burning Crusade is coming once more to World of Warcraft -- this time...

LOTRO Legendarium: How the landscape difficulty slider is changing the rules of the game

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For a long time now, one of the chief complaints about Lord of the Rings Online has been that... it's too easy. Players have...

New World offers a guided tour through lush Windsward

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Will summer 2021 culminate with one of the biggest MMORPG releases in years? There are great hopes resting on the largely unproven Amazon Game...

The Daily Grind: What’s your pie-in-the-sky wish list for MMO features?

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A tab-targeting combat system for Elder Scrolls Online. Real player housing for World of Warcraft. Text chat and guilds for Fallout 76. A simplified...

A Tale in the Desert starts its tenth ‘telling’ since 2003 today

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Seasons come and seasons go, and no MMO knows this better than A Tale in the Desert. Ever since the non-combat, crafting-centric game went...

Ashes of Creation Lead Game Designer Jeffrey Bard leaves to pursue VR development

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Out of all of the former SOE and Daybreak developers that have flocked to Intrepid Studios to work on Ashes of Creation, Jeffrey Bard...

TERA Console embraces its inner gangster with June’s battle pass

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A new seasonal battle pass is coming to TERA's console edition, and if you're acquainted with the game's... odd... sensibilities, it should not shock...

Elder Scrolls Online’s in-game lockbox item earning system won’t ship with Blackwood

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Whether you are for buying Elder Scrolls Online's crown crates or not, you can't deny that there aren't some sweet goodies lurking in those...

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