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The MOP Up: Population Zero throws a fashion show

You know how people advise you to "dress in layers" during inclement weather? And you think, "If I'm wearing pants, I'm doing well here,...

Neverwinter previews the Lair of the Mad Mage adventure in latest dev blog

Many trials await adventurers in Neverwinter's upcoming Undermountain expansion, and the game's latest dev blog is all about one of the final challenges...

City of Heroes’ rogue servers may abandon character restoration as 14000 gamers register to play

The City of Heroes rogue server drama continues this weekend as community work advances behind the scenes to bring the game back to...
Alas and alack.

The Daily Grind: What MMO received far more effort to keep it alive than it deserved?

It's ironic that two of the games I regard most fondly are both titles that received a huge amount of support trying to make these titles...

Make My MMO: City of Titans’ enemy mob design, Oath’s Kickstarter, and Star Citizen 3.5

This week in MMO crowdfunding, it's been superhero insanity, and I don't even mean City of Heroes. We got updates from Ship...

Dark Age of Camelot and EverQuest II kick off their springtime celebration events

With spring finally in full swing and Easter just a couple of days away, Dark Age of Camelot and EverQuest II have...

A new medical research paper attempts to set health guidelines for collegiate esports players

One of the refrains bleated by those who dislike esports is that competitors are not "real" athletes. This appears to be a similar idea...

Star Trek Online will let you level with a T6 ship ‘very soon’

Considering how quickly you can level up in Star Trek Online these days (thanks, duty officers!), transferring to new ships every 10 levels...

Daybreak’s Z1 Battle Royale is sunsetting its South American servers, canceling Showdown event

April's been a rough month for fans of Z1 Battle Royale, the PC version of H1Z1. Developer NantG laid off a...
YES IT HAPPENING WOO

Betawatch: Peria Chronicles is actually heading to beta, gosh

This one's personally important to me. Peria Chronicles is a game that looked very interesting to me from the moment it was revealed...

Ship of Heroes says it’s gonna have the ‘best UI in the galaxy’

While the superhero MMO community is buzzing about City of Heroes, serious work on its legal and modern spiritual successors continues, including
You say that like it's a bad thing.

Heroes of the Storm player arrested for making terrorism threats in chat

On today's episode of Play Stupid Games, Win Stupid Prizes, a Heroes of the Storm player has been arrested and charged with making...

Grim Dawn previews Shattered Realm tweaks, old-school gear revamps in latest dev blog

It's been a few weeks since Grim Dawn's latest expansion, Forgotten Gods, hit the proverbial shelves, which of course means it's time for...
Load it up.

APB Reloaded updates players on the state of the engine upgrade, bans, and content updates

The engine upgrade for APB Reloaded is still coming, but the most recent update on the state of the game addresses why...

Celebrate spring with an array of egg-filled events in ArcheAge, Trove, and other MMOs

How do you feel about holiday events and egg-based puns? If your answer was "eggstatic," then you've come to the right post, as it's...

Guild Wars 2 is heavily overhauling some class’ elite specs in next week’s balance patch

Guild Wars 2 fans, are you ready for your favorite thing ever: a balance patch? Because that's coming next week along with the...

Fractured’s second Alpha 1 test brings more housing, a new biome, and spiders this June

By all accounts, the first Alpha 1 test for Fractured was a solid success, barring minor annoyances and login issues. So now it's...

Atlas shuts down the Empire server in favor of an NA PvE server and announces Easter plans

Hot on the heels of update 1.5 to Atlas comes this week's Captains Log dev blog, which provides word of the Empire PvP...
Yes, we're here.

Twin Saga patches in the Samurai class, new zones, new quests, and new dungeons

You forgot that Twin Saga existed, didn't you? Look into its eyes. Look at those dinner saucer-sized eyes and say that you forgot about...

First impressions of Elder Scrolls Online’s Elsweyr: Little cats fighting big lizards

After a week like this week, you might have forgotten that Elder Scrolls Online dropped its latest chapter on the public test server....

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