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Black Desert’s new Archer and tree decorating events are live as Pearl Abyss sets up shop in California

Hope you got your proto Archer rolled in Black Desert because he's live as of today and you can actually log him in...
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Dauntless corrects the height of its CE statue and apologizes for the error

Bad news, Dauntless fans; if you're getting the game's Collector's Edition, your Pangar statue will not be as expected. By which we mean it...

Pantheon’s full world begins to emerge as pre-alpha winds down

One of the big hopes of the future of the MMO genre is finally putting all of its pieces together. Pantheon announced in...

Lord of the Rings Online addresses player suggestions, basks in the glow of college class presentations

Lord of the Rings Online players collaborated recently on a list of suggestions for fixes and features in the MMO, and Standing Stone...
Neigh. Is that the sound elk make? We honestly don't know.

Kickstarted MMORPG Crowfall is preparing to test its first real campaign

Crowfall's on a "fast track" to its first campaign, ArtCraft says. Getcher "it's happening" gifs: "After a few weeks of testing, our...

Conan Exiles launches Seekers of the Dawn DLC, but don’t expect a winter event

Conan Exiles isn't doing Christmas, but it is launching a new DLC. It's called The Seekers of the Dawn, and it focuses...

Worlds Adrift toggles on proximity-based voice chat, engine overheating, and ciphers

You couldn't get enough of mouth-breathing and kids yelling at their mothers in some state far away from you in Fallout 76, and...

Destiny 2 rings in the holidays with the Dawning event

After all the trials and tragedies that have befallen them over the course of Forsaken, Destiny 2's Guardians could use a bit...

Closers Online’s Luna is live today for shield-bashing fun

Years of shields as a tanking tool in MMOs tend to make us think of shields as being purely defensive, but when you think...

Elder Scrolls Online’s winter holiday festival arrives Thursday

Tamriel is cozying up this winter with the return of The New Life Festival in The Elder Scrolls Online. The fun kicks off...
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EverQuest: The Burning Lands has launched

Well, it's time for another EverQuest expansion, go have fun. Yes, perhaps we don't sound very excited here, but that's not because of lack...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 200: Daybreak strikes back

Justin and Bree celebrate 200 episodes with discussion on site memories, plus Daybreak, Wildcard's Atlas, Ashes of Creation, Warframe, LOTRO and DDO, and Path of Exile, with mailbag topics on finding time to game and how studios should manage hype.

Snag a MU Online, MU Legend, C9, Flyff, or Rappelz gift in Webzen’s Winter 2018 giveaway

Webzen is celebrating the multi-week winter holidays this year with a round of bonus events across its whole catalogue of MMOs, including...

Daybreak is announcing a new game on Thursday

Some Daybreak fans, including our own MJ Guthrie, are receiving a cryptic note from Daybreak this week - best check your old email accounts! Apparently the MMORPG company, most recently in the news for a major round of layoffs and best known for the EverQuest and H1Z1 franchises, aims to announce a new game this week on Twitch starting at 1 p.m. EST.

EVE Online’s December patch brings in wardec changes and continual login rewards

It's time for the last big update of the year for EVE Online, but it's a big one. The previously discussed changes...
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is now being review-bombed on Steam

We all know how Valve (owner of Steam) hates moderating things, right? Especially down to more or less fighting review bombing simply by telling...

Fallout 76’s campsite buffs and push-to-talk are live today, with another patch coming next week

Time to peek out from the rubble of Fallout 76 to see what's going on this week... Oh, it's just a patch? A...

China’s Online Games Ethics Committee lifts year-long ‘freeze’ on game licenses but bars multiple games

As MMO players will recall, in March of this year, the Chinese government put a freeze on reviewing and approving video games for...

Choose My Adventure: Postcards from the Star Citizen universe

Your votes last week in my first Choose My Adventure gave me a great way to start looking around the environs of

Elite Dangerous’ Beyond – Chapter Four is live today with exploration, background sim, and guilds

The fourth chapter of Elite Dangerous' Beyond campaign is live today, and if it seems as if we've been covering it forever, that's...

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