Events

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

I SHOWED YOU DECORATION PLEASE RESPOND

Shroud of the Avatar opens up a player decoration contest with a player-owned town as the top prize

Who likes playing interior decorator in Shroud of the Avatar? A new contest for the game's community is asking you to do just that,...
Get in, losers.

Hop behind the wheel of Prince Noctis’s Regalia in Final Fantasy XIV’s latest crossover event

The latest Final Fantasy XIV collaboration event, A Nocturne for Heroes, is revving up to go live tomorrow. Final Fantasy XV's heroic and...

Gather eggs and earn goodies in RuneScape’s Easter event

It's time for that most eggcellent spring holiday, Easter, and the world of RuneScape is celebrating with an eggcitingly eggstravagant in-game event. It...
The problem might not be the trying itself, guy.

CCP discusses trying, failing, and trying again in the wake of Project Nova’s demise

The history of CCP Games is one of EVE Online continuing on even while the developer watches every other project stutter and collapse. 

SWTOR’s Charles Boyd on new gearing and character progression in Onslaught

Hopefully, you've seen our other coverage of the Star Wars: The Old Republic community cantina that took place this past weekend. If not,...
Not pictured: Egg.

Final Fantasy XI kicks off its annual Egg Hunt Egg-stravaganza on April 15

It's almost time for the denizens of Vana'diel to run around desperately hoping to find a set of eggs that spell out important words...

The MOP Up: Grab your Harry Potter nickname now!

When Harry Potter: Wizards Unite arrives later this year, by which name will you be known and feared? Lord Scooby? Mr. Cheddar? Fluffybutticus?...

MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: TERA Origin, Astaria, NosTale, and Veloren

Welcome back to another brief roundup of MMOs and other online games you’ve (probably) never heard of! Let's kick off our roundup with something for...

Old School RuneScape hopes to improve player input polling by hiding results

Classically, the development focus of Old School RuneScape has been steered by polls, and those poll results have always been visible. That will...
Here we go.

Champions Online kicks off a leveling challenge and ushers in some gigantic monsters

How quickly do you think you can get a character to level 40 in Champions Online? The developers are challenging you to hit...
Up to date.

Final Fantasy XIV updates the Shadowbringers and Final Fantasy XV crossover sites

Darkness is approaching swiftly in Final Fantasy XIV, as is a sweet new car. The car is approaching more swiftly. Yes, the special...

The Stream Team: Concluding Elder Scrolls Online’s Elsweyr prologue

When you are listening to Khajiiti legends in Elder Scrolls Online, you never get the whole story at once! And Massively OP's MJ needs...
We're legends! Maybe.

Blade & Soul’s Legends Reborn is live today as NCsoft merges western servers down to two

It's time to be legendary in Blade and Soul, or at least adjacent to the rebirth of legends. Or something like that, as...

Black Desert deletes Shadow Arena, compensates players, and opens the Egg Hunt

The day has come, folks: Shadow Arena is officially patched out of Black Desert today, after hackers and banwaves and what had...

PAX East 2019: Elder Scrolls Online Elsweyr makes playing the bad guy feel very good

During this year's PAX East, freelance games journalist Sam Prell - you might remember him from his time at Joystiq and GamesRadar -...

Overwatch announces its upcoming Archives event, Storm Rising, with new lore teasers

(We've updated the end of this piece with the formal announcement.) The folks at Blizzard have dropped a pair of mysterious Overwatch lore...

Week three of Guild Wars 2’s welcome back campaign unlocks Long Live the Lich

Over the past few weeks, Guild Wars 2 has been enticing lapsed players with its return to Tyria program, which has offered up...
Whee or something.

World of Warcraft welcomes the Darkmoon Faire and its new rollercoaster

The faction war is supposedly more urgent than it's ever been in World of Warcraft. We say "supposedly" because, well, it's hard to...
Zenos, buddy. You look good. Been working out?

Final Fantasy XIV kicks off a free login campaign today

If you've avoided getting back into the loop for Final Fantasy XIV but want a snapshot of the game ahead of its third...

Roblox grows to 90 million players, does a crossover with WWE for some reason

Sporting a player population that Fortnite and League of Legends could only dream of attaining, global game platform Roblox announced

ADVERTISEMENT