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MMO Week in Review: SWTOR’s latest monetization tweaks

Star Wars The Old Republic dropped a patch this week, a quality-of-life update that makes the free-to-play experience a bit less paintful in...

Citywars Savage is a Minecraft-like sandbox MMORPG with programmable NPCs

We here at MOP like to cast a pretty wide net in our little corner of the videogame universe, which means we also see...

The MOP Up: Ragnarok Online EU is relaunching

Ragnarok Online is changing hands in Europe, and as part of that, the long-running fantasy MMO is relaunching with a different spin under...

Otherland delays hardware move, preps performance patch

Big changes are ahead for the multiverse of Otherland, as the team is preparing to move the MMO over to new hardware and...

RuneScape’s RuneFest 2019 picks dinosaur theme, promises ‘huge game-changing announcements’

We knew when this year's RuneScape convention is taking place: October 4th to 5th. We knew where, too: the Farnborough International Exhibition...

Make My MMO: Kickstarter’s RAW deal, Star Citizen’s alpha 3.6 is live

This week in MMO crowdfunding was not a good week for MMO crowdfunding, thanks to RAW, whose Kickstarter campaign was actually canceled by...

Path of Titans is a new survival sandbox on Indiegogo, slated for early access this year

At this point, when a new online game crops up with no PR outreach asking for money, I think a lot of us hesitate,...

PSA: Level up your Black Desert Shai by July 24 for serious in-game rewards

As I write this, I'm scrambling to get my Black Desert Shai leveled up to 58. Why? Well if you get your Shai...

Blizzard co-founder Frank Pearce departs the studio

When Blizzard Entertainment was created in 1991, three men were at the center of this new venture: Michael Morhaime, Allen Adham, and Frank Pearce....
Dang it.

Betawatch: Caravan Stories hits the brakes on open beta

We're sorry to anyone who was eagerly anticipating the launch of Caravan Stories before the end of the month because it looks like...

TERA’s Antiquities update next week comes with a solo scavenger hunt

The next episode of TERA's Skywatch rollout is launching next week on July 23rd, and it's called Antiquities, so you can probably...

OrbusVR introduces a hard mode raid and lays out its roadmap for the remainder of the year

The plucky little VR MMO OrbusVR just keeps the hits coming. Hot off the heels of its Ruins of Guild City raid,...
Love is a battlefield, as is this.

Astellia Online details the mechanics for its Avalon battlefield

One of the big centerpieces of Astellia Online's next beta test is the Avalon battlefield, and it's a bit part of how...

Aion news: Mobile gets XP gifting, EU previews the Painter for 7.0, NA celebrates summer

Welcome to a big chunky bundle of Aion news! The mobile and PC versions of the game all look to be extremely busy...

Lost Ark is launching the Assassin class for Korean players on July 31

Still watching Lost Ark develop across the pond with hunger in your heart, hoping it'll come this way? Yeah, we are too, especially...
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Astroneer honors the Apollo landing with the new Lunar update

It was a giant leap for mankind when Neil Armstrong took his first steps onto the surface of the moon in 1969. It seems...

GTAO takes pretend gambling to the next level with its Diamond casino launch next week

Accidents. Incontinence. Turbulence. Maintenance. Irrelevance. Flatulence. Tumescence. Interpretive dance. GTA Online's latest update is out next week, and it promises all this and...

Destiny 2 flies you to the moon locations of Shadowkeep and prepares to close a Tribute Hall exploit

What is it with fiction writers trying to put creepy stuff on the Moon? By all visual accounts, it's a serene, tranquil, and pretty...

Gloria Victis previews mounted combat, freebuilding, and guild improvements

Gloria Victis developer Black Eye Games popped on the MMORPG subreddit this morning with some interesting news about the game's development, specifically...

Here’s how much vehicles in Star Citizen cost in-game (as of right now)

After what felt like an eternity, players were finally granted the opportunity to buy their own Star Citizen ships with in-game credits instead...

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