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Always close the gates.

Neverwinter is closing down the Gateway client

The Gateway site is not an integral part of Neverwinter, but it's a pretty advantageous portion of the game; it's a web-based service...

Gloria Victis debuts its dynamic events system

Gloria Victis has a way of downplaying its updates for its fiercely loyal tester playerbase, but this past weekend's announcements deserve a spotlight....

Path of Exile promises improvements to the Atlas system

In a development manifesto for Path of Exile's relatively new Atlas, the team at Grinding Gear Games identifies some of the problem...
Now you try.

Skyforge overhauls its invasion mechanics for its next major patch

It's kind of insane how frequently the world of Skyforge is invaded, but since those invasions form a core part of the game's...
THe first rule of fight club is that you shouldn't be in a club to fight people, that's mean.

Star Wars: The Old Republic outlines Season 7 PvP rewards

The seventh season of PvP in Star Wars: The Old Republic is coming to a close soon, and the galaxy will never be...

Enter to win a set of Star Trek Online PS4 faction packs from PWE and MOP

In honor of the launch of Star Trek Online on console this month, PWE has granted Massively OP 75 PlayStation 4 faction pack codes -- 25...

Guild Wars 2: Eternal Coliseum PvP and the original Ring of Fire

Who's ready for Guild Wars 2 to open up a whole new landmass for us tomorrow? Yep, the Ring of Fire maps --...

The Division delays the rollout of its public test server

The original plan for The Division was to roll out its new public test server last week so that players could help test...

RuneScape embraces expansion model and announces in-game weather

At this past Saturday's RuneFest, Jagex made several major revelations concerning RuneScape's development and future. The decisions were made following...

The MOP Up: Batman invites you to his gala (September 18, 2016)

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we’re deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...

Final Fantasy XIV drops a trailer for patch 3.4

Ready to see what awaits Eorzea with the end of the Dragonsong War? Final Fantasy XIV's next major patch drops on September 27th,...
Ain't no school like the old school.

The Daily Grind: What MMO has the best dragons?

Dragons are almost criminally overused in fantasy. It's sort of understandable, since a big old dragon is sort of the iconic fantasy monster, but...

World of Warcraft introduces you to Emerald Nightmare’s seven bosses

Don't let the name fool you: World of Warcraft's Emerald Nightmare is anything but lush and verdant. Even so, we expect that it...

Warframe releases six new Syndicate melee weapons

Who doesn't love having shiny new weapons when traipsing into battle? Tenno can enjoy that feeling now; Warframe has just release six new...
doge, wow

Project Gorgon revamps armor bonuses and food perks

"I'm hip-deep in changes to all kinds of systems," says Project Gorgon's Eric Heimburg in a blog post this week, "and...

Skyforge brings in new MOBA-like PvP mode

Hey kid! Want a little MOBA in your MMO? It won't be the first time that something like this has happened, but Skyforge has...
Aw yus.

WoW Factor: Assessing the zones of WoW Legion’s Broken Isles

I've now made my way through all of the zones in World of Warcraft: Legion twice. There's something to be written about...

Elite Dangerous’ 2.2 The Guardians hits PC beta next week

Frontier announced in this morning's newsletter that the beta for Elite: Dangerous' 2.2 patch, dubbed The Guardians, will kick off next week. "We’re...

Ascent: The Space Game’s got a new trailer, ‘and it’s not hideous!’

"Throw away your old screenshots! We've got a new video!" Ascent: The Space Game's James Hicks declared in note to press this...

RIFT outlines Starfall Prophecy’s new legendary skills

When it comes to RIFT's new legendary skills, the magic numbers to remember are five and three. Players will get five legendary skills as...