Official Site: ArcheAge
Studio: Trion Worlds
Launch Date: September 16, 2014
Genre: Fantasy Hybrid Sandbox
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Optional Sub, Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

ArcheAge’s newest patch temporarily raises earnings and drop rates, adds a new buff to a faction statue

It's never a good feeling when your faction in ArcheAge doesn't have enough members in it, but maybe a change to a statue will...

ArcheAge adds new seasonal reward track, runs a defense raid event

Kakao pushed out kitchen sink-style patches for the two versions of ArcheAge this week. Both received roughly the same adjustments, as the studio is...

PSA: ArcheAge Unchained’s fresh start servers will begin a land rush on September 24

This bulletin will probably end up being old news to players of ArcheAge Unchained who have been following along with the schedule of events...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 389: Grinding out them dailies

Justin and Bree discuss ArcheAge 2, WoW Classic Cataclysm, Fractured Online, LOTRO's 2023 ocean expansion, and the Wizard101 hack, with adventures in Guild Wars 2 and WoW Classic, plus meta discussion on how The Daily Grind works and how game studios handle pesky journos like us.

Grab an ArcheAge Witchcraft Disciple outfit to wear on the new Unchained fresh start servers launching today

ArcheAge is having one helluva week: Not only is the franchise celebrating its eighth anniversary and welcoming a new sibling, but Kakao is opening...

Kakao and XLGAMES reconfirm that ArcheAge 2 is launching in 2024

If you follow MOP, you already know that ArcheAge 2 has been in the works for quite a while; XLGAMES quietly confirmed it was...

ArcheAge Unchained’s upcoming fresh start servers will no longer be available to trial accounts

We're just a day away from ArcheAge: Unchained launching its new fresh start servers, but player concerns about exploitation of these servers have reached...
Not the problem.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 388: Elyon descends through finite care

Justin and Bree discuss WoW Classic's Wrath pre-patch, New World's new servers, Elyon's sunset, Bless Unleashed's sunset, EVE Online Uprising, Star Trek Online's Wil Wheaton, and Temtem's launch, with adventures in LOTRO, Guild Wars 2, and SWG Legends, with a lightning round of MMO questions from the mailbag.

ArcheAge launches the Feastival and previews an upcoming PvPvE instance arriving this month

I'm going to share something with you fine folks that probably won't surprise those who know me: I like to eat. I like to...

ArcheAge Unchained’s new fresh start server won’t time-gate progression

We're just two weeks out from the launch of ArcheAge Unchained's new fresh start server now, and Kakao is finally explaining just what to...

ArcheAge launches a sky race event and adds more preservation bag collectors in latest patch

There's not too much going on in the latest patch update for ArcheAge as far as content goes unless you count the Mirage Sky...

XLGames ties down another ArcheAge trademark, this time for ArcheAge WAR

XLGames' ArcheAge is once again pinging the trademark radar, with Redditors reporting yet another new filing made by the developer last week for something...
Oh dear.

ArcheAge nerfs hero respawn points, further tweaks location features, and boosts XP for the end of summer

ArcheAge has put out another patch that primarily focuses in on some very specific content tweaks, which will likely mean more to players who...

Massively Overthinking: The real-world value of MMOs

A while back on the MMORPG subreddit, there was a wildly contentious - one might even say transparently provocative - thread declaring that "f...

ArcheAge’s September fresh start server features faster progression to catch players up

If you're a new arrival to ArcheAge, you probably feel woefully behind when it comes to character progression compared to others, which might have...

ArcheAge tweaks progression for Shadowed Torch and Weakened Tower, adjusts Garden of the Gods schedule

ArcheAge is continuing to turn the knobs on several specific content features in its newest patch, which probably isn't going to mean a lot...

ArcheAge’s latest patch adds a barrel-riding rapids race course event and a DPS checking training dummy

Generally speaking, it's highly dangerous and even more stupid to ride a barrel down a series of raging rapids in real life, so perhaps...

ArcheAge makes it easier to breathe underwater, harder to kick people from dungeons

It's the sad fact of life that sometimes you're going to need to punt someone from your dungeon PUG. Maybe you've got an aggressive...

NFT MMO ArcheWorld plans testing of an AlphaPass and opens an ad sharing contest in Asian regions

We're once again reporting on ArcheWorld, the NFT-filled version of ArcheAge that was first announced in February 2022. The last report we did on...

Massively Overthinking: Solved problems in MMOs

One of the most annoying pet peeves this genre seems to spin up frequently is some companies' tendency to treat solved problems as unsolved...