Rumors

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Rumor: Leaked file list suggests Star Citizen’s Theaters of War is being made into a standalone game

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Allow us to provide a bit of context before we get to the news: This is all about Theaters of War, a 20v20 mixed...

Ubisoft opens up hiring for a potential new MMO title

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It would appear that Ubisoft is eager to get into the MMO genre if a number of job listings are any indicator. The studio...

Riot’s Runeterra MMO director hints at possible character models and world size on Twitter

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Let the rampant speculation and assumption leaping begin: Mark Yetter, the game director for Riot Games' in-development Runeterra MMO, has put out a couple...
Popcorn appropriately.

Blizzard denies rumor that Overwatch League will take year-long hiatus after current season

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If you're still a big fan of Overwatch and the competitive Overwatch League, we may have some bad news for you. A rumor being...

Lord of the Rings Online leak outlines legendary item revamp

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Many Lord of the Rings Online players would finger the game's outdated, obtuse, and convoluted legendary item system as the biggest sore spot. And...

Rumor: IO Interactive’s Microsoft-backed Project Dragon might be an MMO

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Clever Redditors caught an interesting snippet from the Xbox Two podcast that portends some intriguing news for MMO players. Back in April, there were...

The Daily Grind: What convinces you that an MMO ‘leak’ is the real deal?

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So let's talk about the alleged Guild Wars 2 End of Dragons "leak" that's been floating around Reddit the last few days. An anonymous leaker...

The Elder Scrolls Online teases a possible new tabletop game developed with Chip Theory Games

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It would appear that The Elder Scrolls Online is keen to get all over gaming tabletops everywhere. Hot off the heels of the game's...

Rumor: WoW Classic’s Burning Crusade is coming on June 1

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Could World of Warcraft Classic's first expansion release be coming a whole lot sooner than expected? It could be! According to a brief Blizzard...

Rumor: EG7 and Daybreak might be prepping PlanetSide 2’s Rogue Planet for its own company

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Daybreak corporate sleuth and TheoryForge crewmate @MSandersonD has uncovered another Daybreak gem: new corporate registrations for Daybreak-related companies. California and Delaware filings show that...

Lord of the Rings Online leaks Brawler class details

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Trust MMORPG players to poke around where developers wish they wouldn't, especially when it comes to prying all of the secrets out of upcoming...
Don't call me Kyle right now.

World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade Classic datamining reveals group finder and collector’s edition perks

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Is the beta for the first WoW Classic expansion live yet? Yes! Really, people can log in and try out The Burning Crusade all over again....
Sorny.

Rumor: Sony is getting rid of the PlayStation 3, PSP, and Vita stores this year

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If there are digital games you've always wanted to get for your now-older PlayStation 3... now might be the right time to do it....
Oof.

Discord is rumored to be in negotiations for a potential $10 billion sale to Microsoft

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Remember when Discord servers weren't basically the foundation of every single video game community online? Those were good times. It also meant that people...
We should really have prepared.

New test strings hint that The Burning Crusade Classic may be arriving as soon as May 18

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The machinery behind the scenes at Blizzard is moving fast on the classic version of the first World of Warcraft expansion, The Burning Crusade, and there's...
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Leaked internal email suggests that The Burning Crusade Classic will be in beta testing this month

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If you can't wait to go through the Dark Portal in WoW Classic, you can take heart that you may not be waiting all that...
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Blizzard puts out new job calls for unannounced multiplayer projects

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We're back with another bit of pondering and theorycrafting spawned by game dev job postings. This time we're looking at Blizzard's careers site, which...

Guild Wars 2 artist’s portfolio shows apparent artwork of ArenaNet’s UE4 and mobile game projects

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ArenaNet is the studio that makes Guild Wars 2, but readers will also know that the company's had more than a few other game...

Blizzard is definitely working on a Warcraft mobile game, studio artist says

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2020's deficiencies have continued to spill into 2021, so we'll let it slide if you've forgotten that just two and a half weeks ago,...

Dungeons and Dragons Online’s mysterious ‘2’ image raises sequel speculation

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Bill, strange things are afoot at the Circle K. As Dungeons and Dragons Online gets ready to kick off its 15th anniversary this week,...

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