Opinion

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Perfect Ten: Small features that still make RIFT awesome

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When I re-installed RIFT this past month, I knew I was setting myself up for heartache. It is, after all, one of my all-time...

Fight or Kite: MultiVersus is so much more than a Super Saiyan Shaggy

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I don’t recall exactly when I first saw screenshots and images from MultiVersus, but I do recall initially thinking that it was absolutely ridiculous...

The Daily Grind: What’s the most exotic and most dull MMO weapon type you’ve ever seen?

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Hey scissors lady! You certainly do look fearsome up there with your Clock Tower cosplay, but do you really think that attacking people with...

Massively on the Go: How to make the most of the Pokemon Go Fest Finale

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We've known that the August 27th Pokemon Go Go Fest Finale was going to occur since prior to Go Fest proper, but we didn't...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 384: The World of Warcraft we’ll never see

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Justin and Bree discuss Blizzard's financials, the canceled WoW mobile MMO, LOTRO remastered, the Riot MMO, and Legends of Aria's monetization, with adventures in RIFT, LOTRO, City of Heroes, and Fallout 76, plus a voicemail wishing for an MMO amnesia button.

Choose My Adventure: The winding and confounding road to make Chonkhonk stronger in Chimeraland

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I am pretty much resolved to making my round bird mount the strongest it possibly can be. It's my long-tail goal in Chimeraland -...

The Daily Grind: Would you go back to WoW Classic if it had Wrath’s LFD?

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Veteran MOP reader Kherova recently tweeted us a lament about World of Warcraft that is likely going to resonate with a lot of our...
And if you don't love me now, you will never love me again.

Wisdom of Nym: Are crossover events in Final Fantasy XIV worth it?

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So let me start with an opinion that is going to inform the rest of this particular opinion piece by its very nature: I...

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPG offers the best leveling curve?

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Last weekend I logged into a City of Heroes rogue server to take my kids for a round of radio missions. I let my...

Global Chat: Is Phantasy Star Online 2 a shallow MMO?

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In a recent post on trying out Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis, blogger Virtual Bastion made the observation that the MMO offered "slick...
Sorry.

The Daily Grind: What MMO do you want to like more than you do?

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I have tried, multiple times, to really enjoy Black Desert. There's only one thing I really don't like about the game on paper (gender-locked...

LOTRO Legendarium: Ranking the new class/race combos by excitement factor

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As we trek through the dog days of summer, the most exciting thing on the horizon for Lord of the Rings Online has to...

The Daily Grind: Do you like it when MMO quests follow up with you afterward?

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One neat little feature that I always appreciated about Star Wars: The Old Republic is that sometimes you would get these little codas to...

Stick and Rudder: Giving EVE Online another shot

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I’m not really sure how to break this to you, dear reader, so I’ll just come out and say it. Oh rats, you already...
Everybody dies.

WoW Factor: Dragonflight, Wrath Classic, and trying to stop the bleeding

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So if you somehow missed it, Activision-Blizzard posted its most recent earnings report this week. It was not good for the company as a...
Hooray, I won!

The Daily Grind: What’s your most overpowered easymode MMO character build?

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A while back, we did a Daily Grind on playing MMO classes when you know they suck. Let's reverse that: I want to know...

Massively Overthinking: What endgame content keeps you in an MMORPG long-term?

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A while back on the MassivelyOP Podcast, Justin and I were trying to sort through why New World's endgame hasn't had staying power with...
SIR

Perfect Ten: 10 MMORPGs that let you talk to cats

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Let's not mince words here: I am a cat person. I absolutely love cats. They are small furry idiots who make stupid yelling noises,...
Who's THIS guy

The Daily Grind: How fastidious are you when following MMO mechanics that no longer matter?

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If you run Syrcus Tower in Final Fantasy XIV, a lot of the mechanics no longer matter. The first boss, Scylla, literally will not...

Pokemon Presents reveals new details on Scarlet and Violet’s multiplayer features

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Boy, did we ever get a meaty Pokemon Presents, and it's not even for an anniversary! While some news bits, such as Pokemon Unite's new...

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