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Ultima Online preps Christmas and nerfs your old too-long character names

How angry would you be if you logged into your favorite old MMORPG account and found that your name, which you'd used for over...

Overwatch 2’s new hero Mauga is ready to wreck faces starting tomorrow

As promised, Blizzard is raising horn to lips to herald Overwatch 2's Call of the Hunt, which is officially on as of tomorrow, December...

Monster Hunter Now brings more monsters, more weapons, and more events this December

Niantic's latest mobile AR title Monster Hunter Now is bringing more reasons for players to walk their real-life streets and chase down giant beasties...

Grand Theft Auto Online brings vehicle robberies, drift races, and a new subscriber benefit this month

What does the month of December hold for Grand Theft Auto Online? Quite a lot according to Rockstar Games, which has pulled together a...

Destiny 2 plans beta testing of expanded fireteam finder December 6, discusses PvP events, and opens its new dungeon

Last week saw Destiny 2 begin its first steps toward proliferation of its fireteam finder function with a raid finder stress test. That test...

Grab a new-player starter pack key for mobile MMORTS Viking Rise

When we first stumbled into IGG's mobile MMORTS Viking Rise earlier this year, we noted that the game is not being shy about its...

Sea of Thieves talks Safer Seas launch date, holiday login goodies, and player cheese in latest video digest

The regular video newsletters out of Sea of Thieves have yet another addition, and like usual it gathers together some of the upcoming affairs...

MMO sandbox Pax Dei invited over 12,000 players to its first alpha test

What is it about MMO early testing that always seems to bring out the infographics-happy side of studios? We continue to observe this fascinating...

Lord of the Rings Online prepares a rewarding Yuletide Festival for this week

Every Hobbit loves a good party and a lot of presents, and they -- and their other LOTRO chums -- will get plenty of...
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World of Warcraft Classic players have already found all 108 of Season of Discovery’s phase one runes

Never let it be said that MMORPG players won't absolutely blitz through new things at breakneck pace: Players of the Season of Discovery that's...
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EVE Online players have formed a new corporation led by ChatGPT

It's said that absolute power corrupts absolutely, so why trust all of the power of an EVE Online corporation to one human when you...

Elder Scrolls Online plans Cyrodiil population cap tests starting December 6

Ideally, a PvP zone is more fun if there are more players to fight in it, which is what is on the table for...

Nightingale teases 2024 stress test, recaps last playtest, and talks cash shop offerings

Last week saw the gaslamp fantasy survivalbox Nightingale unveil plans for a sizeable stress test at the beginning of 2024, though details were still...

Albion Online announces Crystal Raiders patch for January 8, 2024, focused on territory raiding

Just a month ago, Albion Online's Sandbox Interactive announced that it planned to switch over to a seasonal, quarterly content cadence built around smaller...

Indie Afrofantasy MMO Wagadu Chronicles has opened its early access doors today

"Today is a big day. The Wagadu Chronicles is finally accessible to the world." So begins Twin Drums' announcement that its Afrofantasy MMORPG has...

MMO Week in Review: Season of (Queue) Discovery

So it turns out that everyone wanted WoW Classic Plus! Who knew? Oh, everybody knew? Literally everybody? Right on. Well, you've got a version...

Dungeons and Dragons Online cranks out two updates, Festivault, and a hardcore server in seven days

Dungeons and Dragons Online is trying to break some kind of MMO record for cramming the most amount of stuff in a seven-day period....

The MOP Up: Dragon and Home goes to the Blazing Desert

Dragon and Home warmed up a chilly winter with the debut of its third continent, the Blazing Desert. "This vast world presents the splendor of...
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Project Boston was Activision-Blizzard’s attempt to create a ‘Steam of mobile’ games store

The point of the Epic v. Google antitrust lawsuit is ostensibly about whether Google is holding a monopoly that prevents competitors like Epic from...

Star Citizen breaks a crowdfunding record for November with over $28M in sales

In case it wasn't clear what Star Citizen was hoping for when it launched last month's IAE event, the sales numbers for the month...