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EVEsterdam 2019: EVE Online explorer visits every star system without being killed

When people say that EVE Online is a game that lets you make your own path, they aren't kidding. While CCP Games builds...
Throw wide the gates.

FFXIV Fan Festival Tokyo 2019: Liveblog of the opening keynote

Here we are at long last. If you're anything like me, you've been looking forward to this event since Final Fantasy XIV first...
Let's do the time warp again.

Betawatch: Guardians of Ember enters open beta again for the first time

Hey, neat, Guardians of Ember is in open beta! Wait, didn't that already happen? Well, yes, but that was before Insel Games managed to...

Part 2 of Arabian Nights update arrives to Armored Warfare

The current season of the online military vehicle battler Armored Warfare has drawn to a close with the second part of Arabian Nights,...

Elite: Dangerous prepares to move to new forums and announces a planetary expedition

The community of Elite: Dangerous is going to be pretty busy in the next few days. On the one hand, there are plans...

DC Universe Online launches Shazam movie tie-in lockboxes

Get your transmedia synergy tag out folks because DC Universe Online is literally built on it, and this week, it's launched a

En Masse announces TERA Reloaded on console and spring Twitch Prime promo

Wow, so here comes TERA on a Friday with a big announcement: En Masse has announced TERA Reloaded for console, further catching...

Epic Games reveals an English logo for Blade & Soul: Revolution

If you were passing curious about Blade & Soul: Revolution, one of the two mobile games spinning off of the original PC MMORPG,...
Plays well with others.

The player endorsement system in Overwatch has actually cut down on toxic behavior

It turns out that when you reward players for being decent human beings in Overwatch, there's incentive for people to continue being decent human...

Steam plans game library and events revamp as Discord begins monetizing ‘insights’ for game devs

The battle for your game dollars and storefront participation is on, and we're not sad to see the competition heating up, finally. At GDC this...

Guild Wars 2’s Super Adventure Box event returns next week

It's finally happening! Guild Wars 2's Super Adventure Box mode will return next week on March 28th through April 18th, bringing 8bit...
Balance that mine.

Path of Exile is already mapping out big buffs and changes for Synthesis League

Path of Exile is patch city right about now. This week, Grinding Gear Games rolled out 3.6.2, with dozens of bug fixes,...

Project SU is an Epic Games-backed mobile sandbox MMO coming in 2019

File this one under weird new games: Project SU. In the press release from GDC today, the game is never directly called an MMORPG,...

The Division 2 reflects on launch, looks toward the coming weeks in state-of-the-game address

Now that Division agents have been roaming the post-apocalyptic Washington, D.C. of The Division 2 for about a week, the folks at

World of Warcraft considers level squish, confirms RP realms for WoW Classic

Following last week's Patch 8.1.5 and prior to today's free play weekend, World of Warcraft's game director emerged for another semi-informational question...

Star Citizen releases new Drake Interplanetary Corsair for sale along with ship name reservations

The folks at Star Citizen are back with another Around the Verse video, and this week, LA Studio Director Eric Kieron Davis and...

Guild Wars 2 details next week’s adjustments to unidentified gear loot drops

Some major changes are coming to the way Guild Wars 2's loot drops function for level-80 characters, which the devs hope "will provide...

Aion launches Ereshkigal’s Rage on March 27 with Veilenthrone raid

What does Ereshkigal have to be angry about in Aion? Lots of things, really. There's nothing good on TV, there were no more muffins...

RuneScape delays Firemaking updates and previews its Freedom camera mode

Bit of bad news, good news out of the RuneScape camp: The bad news is that the improvements to the Firemaking skill are...

Warframe staggers Operation: Buried Debts content for consoles due to bugs

An explanation provided by the folks at Warframe described bugs in Operation: Buried Debts as "fun-breaking," which is probably the best reason to...

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