Massively Overthinking: The one about MMORPG content roadmaps

You know what word I love to hear from MMORPG developers? Roadmap. If you're a millennial or older, you surely remember roadtrip life before...

Anthem extends the Icetide Season and fixes bugs in its latest update

Why bother making new content when you can just extend what's running now? That looks to be the case for the latest update to...
Attract mode.

The MOP Up: Vietnam gets Closers Online

There's one new country for Closers Online to conquer in 2020: Vietnam. The Southeast Asian nation just went into open beta and has a...

Anthem offers a look at updates for week five of Icetide and additional lore stories

Have you been enjoying the Icetide season in Anthem? Good for you. Love what you love no matter what. Also, you'll be happy to...
Hold your breath and count to ten, fall apart, start again.

Leaderboard: Are you onboard with the online gaming industry’s new take on sequels?

Overwatch 2 and Path of Exile 2 being announced in such close proximity, plus rumors of an Anthem reboot in the weeks and the...

One Shots: Holding back the dark

I am always aware of how dark it gets in the late weeks of December, when the nights are so very long and the...

Not So Massively: A wishlist for MMO-adjacent online games in 2020

With the year drawing to a close, my thoughts turn ahead to 2020 and what new gaming experiences it may bring. I am an...

Massively Overthinking: Our MMO predictions for 2020

With 2019 drawing to a close and a new decade of MMORPGs waiting for us just a few days away, the Massively OP writing...

Anthem rings in the holiday season with the arrival of Icetide

The place that Anthem takes place in looks damn near tropical, or at least tepid, so the idea of celebrating a snowy season would...
We handled this.

Massively Overthinking: Gratitude for the MMO genre

Thanksgiving conveniently falls on a Thursday every year, which means it's the perfect topic for our regular Thursday Massively Overthinking roundtable. I've asked our writers what they're grateful for in and around the MMO genre the last couple of years - and now we're gonna do it again.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 247: Shopping for MMO guilds

Justin and Bree discuss Dark Age of Camelot, Path of Exile, DDO, WoW Classic, FFXIV on Xbox One, and Anthem, with a sponsored segment on Kingdom Under Fire 2, and mailbag topics on the feel of old MMOs and shopping for guilds.

BioWare’s former general manager discusses the performance and limitations of the Frostbite engine

You may or may not blame the woes of Anthem on the engine it's built upon, and odds are that's probably not the cause of...
Yes, this is one of the few cases wherein EA kinda gets to be the good guys.

The last week of Anthem’s Season of Skulls has arrived

It's not just the sixth week of the Season of Skulls over in Anthem; it's also the last one. Yes, the season is coming to...
Hammer, war, whatever.

The MOP Up: Warhammer Odyssey’s Slayer warms up for action

Who will you be when you adventure in Warhammer Odyssey's mobile world? The stocky and surly Dwarf Slayer would like to make a bid...

One Shots: The miseries of camping

Isn't camping wonderful? Reconnecting with nature, smelling like smoke, and sleeping with a canvas wall between you and predators? Obviously, it's not for everyone,...

Rumor: A complete overhaul is in the works for Anthem

So, you know how Anthem scaled back its content updates and seems to have started moving into quiet acceptance of being at a dead...

Anthem previews Icetide’s Javelin racing and a time attack mode for Tyrant Mine

The Anthem PTS just played host to a seasonal event that appears to have a couple of interesting hooks for anyone still actively playing...

Anthem commemorates N7 Day with some gorgeous Mass Effect-style Javelin skins

Yesterday, November 7th, was N7 Day, an internet holiday to celebrate the Mass Effect series. As one would expect, developer BioWare has a particularly...
Please love me again.

Fight or Kite: PvP games to play if you’re still boycotting Blizzard

The past couple of weeks in the land of Blizzard have made for a wild ride. Some of us have extremely strong feelings and...

Anthem loses yet another lead developer as BioWare’s head of live service departs

For those who were in the comments section going "Sure, Jan" at Casey Hudson's pep talk for Anthem, it would appear your cynicism is...