Events

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

Check out Valentine’s Day for Defiance 2050 and DCUO, Lunar New Year for World of Warships and MapleStory 2

Between Valentine's Day and the Lunar New Year, MMO events are piling up around us, and we're not even mad about it. First up,

Celebrate a year of hunting with Monster Hunter World’s Appreciation Fest event

When you've dedicated your life to hunting down and ruthlessly slaughtering valiantly vanquishing all manner of massive, fearsome monsters that would threaten the safety...

Hearthstone celebrates the Lunar New Year with a bundle sale and exclusive event quests

The year of the pig is approaching, and this year, Hearthstone is getting in on the Lunar New Year fun with a celebratory...

Trainers can capture space-bending legendary Palkia in Pokémon Go this month

A legendary new challenger has arrived for Pokémon Go trainers: Palkia, flagship legendary of generation IV's Pokémon Pearl, will be appearing in raid...
There are lots of other meanings for the term beta. Do not post them in the comments.

Black Desert adds devour system, privacy mode, and new battle royale classes with Lunar New Year update

Lunar New Year descends on Black Desert today, which means players will be dipping into no less than three events: Cakewalk,...
Oh, right.

Haven and Hearth prepares for a world reset on February 1

The current iteration of the world for Haven and Hearth is the 10th version of the game world, and it's been running for quite...

World of Warcraft, Neverwinter roll out Lunar New Year events and wild costumes

More MMOs are pushing out Lunar New Year content this week, joining games like Guild Wars 2 and Closers in celebrating the...

Star Citizen addresses crashes as testers recap the player-run Daymar Rally

Star Citizen's alpha has been plagued with stability issues in its latest build, and you might be tempted to think, duh, it's an...

Skyforge plans Valentine’s Day event, delays new planet to March

It's been a hot minute since we covered Skyforge, but My.com's MMORPG is still zooming along in the wake of its bard class...

Guild Wars 2’s Tournament of Legends and new player-built DX12 addon

The world of Tyria is filled with legends, and next month, Guild Wars 2 players will get the opportunity to fight for a...

The MOP Up: SoulWorker introduces Chii Aruel

There's a new character on the horizon for SoulWorker, and her name is Chii Aruel. The studio hasn't said much about her just...
And all of the art design is still done on lined notebook paper.

EverQuest II announces anniversary events and new ‘old-school PvP’ event server

Venerable poster child of the MMO genre EverQuest is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and it just recently announced a cavalcade...
You may leave school, but it never leaves you.

Final Fantasy XI rolls out the Spring Alter Ego Expo on February 1

If you think about it a little, the trusts in Final Fantasy XI are a bit like the eponymous pokemon. They fight alongside you...
Yikes what

PWE is investigating why Star Trek Online and Neverwinter are accidentally blocking Windows Server users

How would you feel if the next time you went to log into your favorite MMO, the launcher went "Yeah, but no" and denied...
No word on whether or not you get two comely maidens of virtue true.

Dark & Light offers up a pig costume for Chinese new year

It's the Year of the Boar everywhere, including in Dark & Light, and that means it's time for this year's Chinese new year...

Gaming behavior scientists gather for ‘Video Game Debate’ panel at PAX South

Depending on whom you're listening to, it's possible to think that things like "gaming addiction" and "gaming aggression" are incontrovertibly settled science. It'd...
Love is in the air, everywhere I look around~

Final Fantasy XIV previews this year’s Valentione’s Day festivities

There's something sinister in the wings in Final Fantasy XIV. Something strange is happening with the world's aether, causing magics to behave strangely in...

Farming Simulator is the esports league the modern gaming industry deserves

No, it's not a joke: Farming Simulator is seriously putting together an esports league. And really, why not? This is just as legitimate...

Closers updates its development roadmap as its Lunar New Year event begins

It's been the better part of a year since anime-action MMO Closers released its latest development roadmap, and the folks at
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EverQuest producer teases 20th anniversary events and the resurrection of Fan Faire

Daybreak just had a tough year, but EverQuest is focusing ahead on 2019. This March, the game turns 20 years old, and...

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