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Working As Intended: The hits and misses of our 2023 MMO predictions

We've been offering up an MMO predictions list for Massively Overthinking for years upon years now as our writers and readers prognosticate on the...

New World announces holiday event kickoff December 12, talks performance and bugs in latest video

Christmas returns to New World next week - or rather I should say, the Winter Convergence Festival: "Holiday cheer spreads across Aeternum once more...
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End-of-year Eleven: The healthiest live MMOs at the end of 2023

When it comes to making a judgment call about the "healthiest" MMORPGs on the market at any given time, there are always plenty of...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 448: The holiday MMO rush begins

Justin and Bree discuss WoW Classic's Season of Discovery, EverQuest II's Ballads of Zimara, SWTOR's Chains in the Dark, ArcheAge's big Unchained merge, and Wagadu Chronicles' early access, with adventures in LOTRO and Project Gorgon, plus 2023 awards teases and a mailbag topic on getting into MMOs with too much content.

Lost Ark previews not one but two patches for December, with a new continent and elixir system

December's destined to be a strange month for Lost Ark, as it's due for two major updates, not just one. The first update is slated...
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Global Chat: Why does CCP keep trying to make EVE shooters?

We're not the only ones who keep wondering why CCP continues to push for an FPS game set in the EVE Online universe. Long-time...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO offered the best PvE experience in 2023?

It makes me genuinely happy that this morning's Daily Grind is contentious and has no right answer because we have so many MMOs that...

Lost Ark talks about December’s new Voldis region, new story, and new content in video

The latest update to Lost Ark not only added an edgy new class and a host of quality-of-life updates but also began a series...

New World’s latest video talks balancing, the vision for healers, and heal nerfs

Have you been dealing with client crashes in New World since the patch this week? Blame it on the rapier and blunderbuss: According to...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO studio had the best dev communication in 2023?

Later this month, we'll be dishing out our awards, including our award for best MMO studio. But I know as well as anyone that...

Fallout TV series creators talk about its characters, story, and attempts to hit a ‘mordant comedy’ tone

Fans of the Fallout franchise with an eye on Amazon Prime’s upcoming TV series have thus far dug up information about only the cast,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 447: MMO hackers, headstarts, and proliferations

Justin and Bree discuss the hackings of Ethyrial and Fractured, Palia's beta update, City of Titan's test launch, World of Warcraft's paid expansion headstart, and Guild Wars 2's weapon proliferation beta, with adventures in Project Gorgon, LOTRO, Fallout 76, and WoW.

New World completes server merges, teases PUG finder, and addresses roadmap delays

New World's planned server merge went off yesterday without much of a hitch. Readers will recall that Amazon originally announced the merge of nine...

Global Chat: Tarisland is the real deal, folks

As Tarisland winds its way through the beta process on its way to our grubby little hands in 2024, there are more and more...

Lost Ark’s Korean class balance updates won’t land in the west until January 2024

Last week saw a bit of bad news for western fans of Lost Ark when Amazon Games confirmed that class adjustments made to the...

Perfect Ten: Why I’m grateful to be an MMO gamer in 2023

To me, Thanksgiving is a much-needed reminder to acknowledge and express the gratitude we have for all that is right and good in our...

New World is merging nine servers into seven others as the Rise of the Angry Earth population boom is over

When Amazon launched the Rise of the Angry Earth expansion for New World at the top of October, the large influx of new and returning...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 446: Cry ‘Havoc!’ and let slip the dogs of MMOs

Chris and Justin discuss Tarisland's beta, Perfect New World's beta, Pantheon 247 cancelation, SWTOR's Aussie server, EVE Online's Havoc, World of Warcraft's Seeds of Renewal, WoW Classic Hardcore, and WoW Classic Season of Discovery.

New World’s PTR is testing crafting features and the Legacy of Crassus event

Do you miss whaling away on big angry cyclopes in New World? Then you probably will want to be in the game's PTR, as...

Throne & Liberty offers about an hour worth of gameplay footage at G-Star

NCsoft was back in show-and-tell mode at this year's G-Star event as the studio hit the stage to showcase about an hour of gameplay...