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Star Citizen ATV covers mining, the Hammerhead, and what’s been delayed to alpha 3.3.5

Space mining runs the risk of being extremely boring, as boring as long-distance freight hauling, but damn if the community video headlining Star...

Massively Overthinking: Which MMORPG, living or dead, offers the all-time best crafting experience?

Over the last couple of weeks, when I was putting in sometimes 18-hour days working on the site, I didn't really have much time...
Remember, you were the ones who couldn't wait for this game.

Bless Online rolls back 18 hours of progress and offers players compensation

It was earlier this month when Bless Online unveiled its plan to compensate players for extended downtime and unexpected maintenance. Now the...
things are going great

WildStar is probably not sunsetting until at least the end of the year

When NCsoft announced it was closing Carbine and sunsetting WildStar, it didn't include one key detail: when that sunset will occur. In fact,...

NCSoft announces Lineage II Classic server coming October 3rd

Old-school MMO fans might want to pack their bags because next month, NCSoft is gonna take everyone on a nostalgia trip back to...
Because the franchise is being brought back from the dead, you see.

A now-deleted tweet states that a Diablo animated series is in the works

It's honestly difficult to imagine a world wherein Blizzard's promise of multiple new Diablo projects includes an animated series, but that appears to be...

The Daily Grind: How do you pick your MMO character names?

Embarrassing confession time: I was a teenager when I first started playing MMOs, and my first characters were all named after Wheel of Time...

Worlds Adrift previews PvE ruleset and new tutorial experience on its PTS

The Worlds Adrift public test server is back, and it's been updated with a test build of the upcoming Update 27, which introduces...
Check out my sick, uh... planetary surface.

Warframe brings back Operation: Plague Star through September 30th

Warframe is not a game in which you have space to debate moral niceties most of the time. There's an infected boil on...

Red Dead Redemption 2 devs discuss Red Dead Online details in new interview

Yesterday, Rockstar Games officially announced that Red Dead Online, the multiplayer component of its upcoming wild-west title Red Dead Redemption...
Well, there are woods. There might be an elf or two in there.

Check out the animations and look of Dungeons & Dragons Online’s Wood Elf

A new race added to an existing game like Dungeons & Dragons Online is a big deal, and it leaves players with lots of...
And GUN

SCUM celebrates a million sales with a golden gun

It turns out a lot of people are eager to play a survival game wherein the players are questionably moral going into the arena....

Conan Exiles shows off the Midnight Grove dungeon and the Jhebbal Sag religion

This week's Conan Exiles community newsletter is all about the new Midnight Grove dungeon and the Jhebbal Sag religion path. The Midnight Grove...

Star Control Origins releases with multiplayer fun

The latest in the beloved Star Control series is finally live with today's release of Star Control Origins. Stardock's alternate universe reboot...

WildStar announces Boss Hunter Challenge event

Despite the sad news that WildStar and its creator Carbine Studios are shutting down, the game isn't dead yet, and there...

Old School RuneScape boots employee for in-game cheating, police are involved

Jagex has apparently fired a member of the Old School RuneScape mod team for "gross misuse of moderator privileges." "During our rigorous routine system...
Boom.

EVE Online revises its online harassment policy, loses another staffer

CCP Games says it's updated EVE Online's policies governing harassment. The changes came after the player-elected Council of Stellar Management called for a...
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Champions Online is hosting a streamed costume contest today

It's kind of difficult to miss that it's the ninth anniversary of Champions Online, because the game has been celebrating it pretty much...

You can safely ignore those weird Lord of the Rings Online subscription messages

If you got a cryptic letter from Lord of the Rings Online payment processing company Xsolla in the last day, you can safely...

RIFT Prime is preparing for the Storm Legion expansion

RIFT's progression server is about ready to go where this MMO has only gone once before: into Storm Legion. On October 3rd, the subscription-only...

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