Events

Get caught up on convention happenings and major events in your favorite MMO. [Follow this category’s RSS feed]

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Final Fantasy XI brings back the Sunbreeze Festival once again

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Considering the sheer number of world-shattering threats that your character has no doubt dealt with in Final Fantasy XI, it would make sense if...

Neverwinter’s Summer Festival offers returning contests and new rewards on July 29

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You have to love that good ol' seasonal event MMORPG content. If you do and your chosen MMORPG is Neverwinter, then you'll be glad...

The MOP Up: ArcheAge heads to the beach for sand and surf

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Both versions of ArcheAge are urging players to take a break from their usual routine of species extermination to play in the sand and...

Warframe hit new concurrency and engagement records during its digital TennoCon 2021 event

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It's pretty clear that players of an MMO really like to come together to see what's next for their chosen title. This has been...

The Stream Team: Join Star Trek Online’s Risa beach party with devs and win!

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You know who needs a nice vacation? Massively OP's MJ! And The ultimate vacation spot in Star Trek Online is Risa. It just so...

Pokemon Go reneges on rewards after Russian players achieve company’s goal

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As readers may notice in our Pokemon Go coverage, we frequently ask PR for clarity on various announcements. While we can all appreciate not...

A new ‘Treasure Bugan’ event spices up LOTRO’s dungeon runs

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Lord of the Rings Online is filled to the brim with instances, but weirdly enough, not as many players use the instance finder as...

GDC 2021: Star Wars Galaxies was a complex game of corporate greed and fan love

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It was an MMO built in about three years, with a miserable launch, a depressing churn rate, and the most infamous patch in all...

‘We do not serve Activision Blizzard’: Furious WoW players stage protest against Blizzard

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Following yesterday's revelation that the state of California is suing Activision-Blizzard in a 29-page complaint that alleges a serious pattern of sexual harassment and...

GDC 2021: Are VR and AR companies liable for gamer content creation?

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One thing I love about a good GDC presentation is when devs bring up those issues that many of us get a funny feeling...

Swords of Legends Online launches a summer event and battle pass, previews its first raid in a livestream

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The summer season has officially arrived to Swords of Legends Online, bringing along some new activities and a new battle pass full of cosmetics....

GDC 2021: How smarter AI could build characters and decks to help new MMO players

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There's a bit of a theme at GDC 2021 concerning online card games, especially TCGs, and smart tech/deep learning AI. At a panel this...

Guild Wars 2 will showcase End of Dragons’ story, elite specs, beta info, and trailer next week

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So we already knew that ArenaNet is taking the wraps off Guild Wars 2's End of Dragons next week - that's on July 27th,...

Overwatch launches 2021 Summer Games, the WoW Wrath of the Lich King pandemic boardgame is really happening

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As the first Tokyo Olympics events begin today, Overwatch has opened the gates for its own Summer Games, running this year through August 10th....

GDC 2021: Navigating player behaviors and cheating in online video games

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GDC 2021 has now offered several panels on player behavior and cheating that are aimed at devs but still provide some good information for...

Guild Wars 2 plans to make a permanent public version of Twisted Marionette after some tweaks

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If you've been following the community buzz in Guild Wars 2, you probably noticed a name on a lot of players' lips: the Twisted...

Fortnite declares ‘Rainbow Royale’ this week with free LGBTQ cosmetics and music from LGBTQ artists

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While June was officially Pride month, Fortnite seems keen to keep LGBTQIA+ representation front-and-center in the game this week with the announcement of what...

Allods Online opens a tournament server for team vs. team battles as qualifiers begin today

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What's a summer vacation if you don't come out of it with bloody knuckles, a busted nose, and a pressing need to make a...

GDC 2021: Research on online video game voice chat has come a long way

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Covering studies about video gamers often reveals a glaring problem with the science on the topic: Most of it looks has traditionally surveyed text...

Massively on the Go: Pokemon GO Fest 2021 might be the last great GO Fest

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Still cleaning out your pokemon collections, trainers? I know I still need to! Pokemon Go’s recent Go Fest 2021 was a return to form...

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