albion online

Official Site: Albion Online
Studio: Sandbox Interactive
Launch Date: July 17, 2017
Genre: Fantasy PvP Sandbox
Business Model: N/A
Platform: PC

Albion Online touts continued population growth in September and work on new features

Earlier in May, Albion Online experienced a pretty significant spike in population numbers thanks in part to shelter-in-place orders for the pandemic....

Albion Online player steals an in-game billion’s worth of assets from a guild in a self-described ‘long con’

On the one hand, you have to respect a good caper, but on the other hand, this particular bit of thievery that happened in...

Albion Online makes changes to mobile, Demonic Shards in Corrupted Dungeons, and Satchels of Insight

While the latest update to Albion Online is a bit of a general update patch, there are still a number of things...

Make My MMO: Dual Universe’s beta – its ‘fully playable version’ – is up and away

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Dual Universe hit true beta, dropping its NDA and swelling its ranks far past the 20,000 testers who...

Albion Online players have accessed corrupted dungeons 1M times since Rise of Avalon launched

It's been only a few weeks since Albion Online's massive Rise of Avalon patch graced the live servers, but Sandbox Interactive has apparently...
The arc of a journey.

Vague Patch Notes: How platform considerations impact MMOs

It wasn't until I had been working in this field for a while - and as a result playing a lot of different MMOs...

Make My MMO: Crowfall extends its beta as the superhero MMOs vie for testers

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Crowfall blasted into beta, becoming the latest crowdfunded MMORPG to break through that barrier. In fact, it's even...

Albion Online’s massive spider mount is coming in Season 10

Today's Albion Online post is brought to you by your friendly nightmare spider, Gary. Gary is excited to tell you that Albion is...

Albion Online’s Rise of Avalon is live with its unique new (and deadly!) roads network

Albion Online's long-awaited Rise of Avalon update is live for all players today, and I promise I won't make the joke about...

Albion Online’s Guild Season 10 begins August 22 — here’s the schedule of events

It's about that time for the guilds of Albion Online to test their might, prove they're the best, and maybe get their ridiculous...

Make My MMO: Oath’s alpha never happened and probably never will

So who remembers indie MMO Oath? In the spring of 2019, the game pulled in $67,000 on Kickstarter, in spite of concerns about...
How do we hide with all the glowy bits?

Albion Online explains the hideouts of Roads of Avalon

Hideouts? In my Roads of Avalon? It's more likely than you might think in Albion Online. Yes, players can definitely stake their...

Albion Online’s Rise of Avalon launches August 12, hits player testing today

We've been talking about Albion Online's Rise of Avalon update for weeks, but as of today, we finally have a target date for...

Albion Online celebrates three years online and spring playerbase peaks

Remember 2017? It wasn't great, but anything looks good compared to 2020, right? It was also when Albion Online launched. No, not the...

Albion Online previews Roads of Avalon’s treasures and tribulations

We're back to talking about roads in Albion Online; as promised, Sandbox Interactive has posted another of its deep-dives into the Roads...

Make My MMO: Star Citizen fashion, Triton Survival, and Legends of Aria’s launch

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Star Citizen posted an infographic on its fashion cosmetics, Albion Online previewed its August release, Legends...

Albion Online’s next big update adds a massive explorable transportation system

When Rise of Avalon launches for Albion Online later this summer, it's adding a new system that turns ol' Doc Brown's mantra on...

Here’s how corrupted dungeons in Albion Online’s Rise of Avalon update will work

One of the features coming to Albion Online in the Rise of Avalon update is the Corrupted Dungeon, but just how exactly...

Albion Online invites players to earn a ghost pig through the Undead Challenge

You might not think of July as a particularly spooky month, but Albion Online is still choosing this month to bring back...

Albion Online showcases the Avalonian weapons coming with the Rise of Avalon update

Albion Online's Rise of Avalon update has a number of things for players to look forward to when it lands in August,...