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Champions Online’s anniversary continues with a Dr. Destroyer invasion, DC Universe Online celebrates Batman Day with free gifts

It's all about some superheroic celebration going on in both Champions Online and DC Universe Online, with both games marking some noteworthy dates on...

Perfect Ten: Shapeshifting classes in MMOs

After my wife and I saw an X-Men movie a while back, we got into a discussion about what mutant power we'd pick for...

Choose My Adventure: Slowly acclimating to the goofiness of DC Universe Online

Boy did this one start out strangely. Apparently I have played DC Universe Online a few times before -- I even have a level...

Funcom picks up the Conan IP and ‘dozens’ more with latest acquisition

One of the trickier parts of the MMO business is the interplay between IP holders and the companies that make games with those IPs...
Choppy choppy.

The Daily Grind: What does reception to Crowfall and Elyon say about the MMO genre right now?

Real talk here for a sec: I'm a smidge nervous about Crowfall and Elyon and what they portend for the next stage of the...

The Stream Team: Firing up the Unreal Engine 4 update and swinging two swords around in Blade and Soul

Last week saw Blade & Soul unleash its new-and-improved Unreal Engine 4 version and its new Dual Blade class on the world, and MOP's...

One Shots: En garde!

It's not always the type of sword but how you hold it, the masters say. And if you've got the spirit of a duelist...
This be he

TERA’s newest console patch rotates dungeon availability and tweaks class balance

To every dungeon (turn, turn, turn) there is a season (turn, turn, turn) at least when you're discussing dungeon rotations in TERA. The latest update...

Blade & Soul’s UE4 graphics update and Dual Blade class have officially arrived

As promised, Blade and Soul's massive UE4 graphics upgrade went live late last night - probably while the bulk of you were sleeping. "he...

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis has banned over 1,600 accounts for hateful behavior

The devs of Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis are letting players know that hateful or discriminatory behavior in the game will not fly....

Blade & Soul’s Unreal Engine 4 update goes live today — here are the patch notes

We've been covering this update's arrival for a long while, and now it's finally arriving. It's Blade & Soul's big Unreal Engine 4 upgrade...

Blade & Soul offers a preview of the Dual Blade class arriving on September 8

Blade & Soul continues to run down the feature list of its upcoming September 8th update, this time offering a closer look at the...
Tiptoe through the something-or-other.

Crowfall studio ArtCraft has apparently suffered a round of layoffs

We've got some bad news for fans of Crowfall: It appears that the team behind the game, ArtCraft, is going through some layoffs. The news...

Blade and Soul plunges into a new forest dungeon on September 8

With several MMOs pumping out patches on September 8th, Blade and Soul is going to have to work extra hard to get your attention....

DC Universe Online is fixing episode 41’s endgame source marks situation

As surveys for DC Universe Online continue rolling in, Daybreak and Dimensional Ink are forging ahead with plans for future development, as catalogued in...
Not offline.

DC Universe Online has opened a survey to judge how players are feeling about the game

Are you happy with DC Universe Online at the moment or unhappy with it? The developers want to hear from you, and they're using the...

Blade & Soul opens up pre-download of its Unreal Engine 4 update on the game’s launcher

Let's assume that you're a Blade & Soul fan who was sitting on your hands, not double-clicking the NC Launcher icon on your desktop...

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis mars its Sonic crossover event with high-dollar cosmetics

It should have been a fun little thing, merging the Sonic franchise into Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis, but like offering people a...

TERA PC introduces the area of Baldera as console kicks off another double Vanguard earnings event

PC players of TERA have some new land to explore with the game's most recent update: the land of Baldera, located in the Oblivion...

One Shots: Fantasy updrafting

The way I see it, MMORPGs encourage us past our timidity and fear to be bold. So fight that dragon! Get a selfie with...