See: Age of Conan

The MOP Up: Valheim comes to Microsoft’s store this month

That kooky Norse survival sim Valheim is sending a raiding party to new shores -- in this case, to Microsoft itself. The company announced...

The MOP Up: New World and Book of Travels put out fresh soundtracks

MMO music lovers -- we crazy few -- have a couple new albums to explore this month. Well, the New World soundtrack has been...

The Stream Team: Dipping a toe into Conan Exiles’ big Age of Sorcery update

Massively OP's MJ has waited a long, long time for Conan Exiles to finally implement sorcery. And now that it has, she's eager to...

Massively Overthinking: Who’s really paying for MMOs?

Two years ago, we did a piece on dark patterns in MMO design, and in the comments, a reader named Shadex De'Marr penned a...

Conan Exiles enters the Age of Sorcery and launches battlepass seasons with today’s release

"The Age of Sorcery update is now available for download on PC." So sayeth Funcom, which has launched the 3.0 update for Conan Exiles...

Conan Exiles’ Age of Sorcery – and new battlepass system – launches September 1

We've finally got a date for Conan Exiles' 3.0 Age of Sorcery release: September 1st. And as a nice tasty treat, the game will...
I'm definitely an elf!

Perfect Ten: 10 MMOs that took aim at World of Warcraft

The fact that we currently have a Big Five in the MMO space is a big change from not so long ago, when the...

Conan Exiles breaks down tweaks to followers arriving with Age of Sorcery

Players who don't have real-life friends to play with in Conan Exiles at least have followers that can join them, and when the Age...

Conan Exiles’ Age of Sorcery update arrives to the PC public test server

Are you tired of reading about all of the features arriving to Conan Exiles when its Age of Sorcery update goes live? Are you...

Conan Exiles breaks down the attributes, perks, and corruption systems of the Age of Sorcery update

It's time yet again for Conan Exiles to get hyper granular about the Age of Sorcery update's feature set. This time around, the survivalbox...

Conan Exiles summarizes Age of Sorcery’s cash shop and battle pass in a minute-long video

For those who missed the earlier deep-dive from Conan Exiles about the new cash shop and battle pass monetization features coming with the Age...

The Game Archaeologist: The origins of Blizzard, Mythic, Funcom, SOE, and BioWare

A good origin story always captivates me, especially when it gives me a new perspective on something I've come to appreciate over the years....

Conan Exiles deep-dives its planned battlepass monetization system

When Age of Sorcery launches for Conan Exiles players later this year, it will completely upend the game's monetization model by switching from a...

Ashes of Creation answers player questions about scope creep, leveling speed, and PvP balance

Whenever Ashes of Creation hosts a monthly developer livestream, it always has a player Q&A session at the end, and the nature of the...

Conan Exiles’ upcoming creative mode will let players build the castles of their dreams

Building a base in Conan Exiles is something of a long-tail goal for the survival game, but what if you can't deal with all...

Conan Exiles provides video previews of Age of Sorcery’s magic system, talent points, and building updates

While it might be nice to read about the various systems the Age of Sorcery update is adding to Conan Exiles, sometimes seeing these...

Conan Exiles provides a closer look at Age of Sorcery’s overhaul of building

One of the primary goals to shoot for in Conan Exiles is building yourself an absolutely swanky house. After all, where else are you...

Conan Exiles announces Age of Sorcery, replacing DLC with battle passes

Thanks to teases and leaks, we already had a pretty clear idea what was coming to Conan Exiles later this year, but as of...

LOTRO Legendarium: Return to Moria hopes to fill a niche crevasse

As you may have already noticed from this column's previous coverage of the Amazon MMO, LOTRO Legendarium's umbrella is big enough to provide shade...

Conan Exiles accidentally leaks a video announcement of its large-scale Age of Sorcery update

The general purpose of having a countdown to a major reveal is that you follow the clock's timer. Conan Exiles was doing just that,...