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Major gaming publishing house, known primarily to MMO players for the Elder Scrolls series, including The Elder Scrolls Online.

Elder Scrolls Online previews the Lost Depths DLC’s Graven Deep dungeon

Just in case it wasn't obvious by its title, the Lost Depths DLC coming to Elder Scrolls Online is going to involve some form...

Perfect Ten: 10 MMORPGs that let you talk to cats

Let's not mince words here: I am a cat person. I absolutely love cats. They are small furry idiots who make stupid yelling noises,...
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Vague Patch Notes: Why sticking to one MMO is the smart thing to do

I have never been much of a roamer. Some people are, and that's fine; the world needs different sorts of people, and for some...

The Stream Team: Chasing killer shadows in Elder Scrolls Online

After assassin shadows kept killing of her Elder Scrolls Online contacts, Massively OP's MJ had to increase the pace her investigation -- which was...

Massively Uplifting: WoW players break barriers, Bungie and ZeniMax raise money to help children

Summer sweetness is not just for corn and watermelon! No, it's for all the kind and generous gestures of of our fellow gamers and...

The MOP Up: Trove’s Sunrise update arrives on consoles

Trove's new Solarian class is finally available to play on Xbox, Switch and PlayStation, as the Sunrise update landed on those consoles this past...
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The Daily Grind: Are you a gamer or an MMO gamer?

Bear with the headline question for a sec because I'm going somewhere with this. I realize that by definition, MMO gamers are gamers. But...

Elder Scrolls Online takes players on a field trip through the Earthen Root Enclave DLC dungeon

The Elder Scrolls Online is continuing its tour through the features of the upcoming Lost Depths DLC, this time taking players on a little...

Redfall offers a brief peek at how players can customize their characters

The vampire fighting co-op shooter Redfall is back once again for another preview post of its systems, specifically those that let players customize their...

Elder Scrolls Online tweaks Update 35’s damage and healing over time effects after PTS feedback

The Elder Scrolls Online has been letting its players kick the tires of Update 35's combat adjustments for a little over a week now,...
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The Elder Scrolls Online brings back Whitestrake’s Mayhem starting on July 28

Fight your friends, fight alongside your friends, fight other people who may or may not be your friends. The Whitestrake's Mayhem event in The...

Elder Scrolls Online gamers played over 838,000 Tales of Tribute matches in June

The tentpole new feature of Elder Scrolls Online's High Isle chapter earlier this summer was surely the minigame Tales of Tribute, which invited players...

The Stream Team: Of Knives and Longshadows in Elder Scrolls Online

After a brief detour for a festival, Massively OP's MJ is ready to get back to clearing her backlog of Elder Scrolls Online prologue...
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Massively Overthinking: Are you a cheater in MMOs or other games?

We recently got a press release about a pair of studies on cheating, and I hesitated to run it as a news article because...

Vague Patch Notes: Yes, sandbox MMOs need tutorials and guidance, too

I'm going to make some sandbox fans a little miffed right here with my opening premise. Yes, your sandbox MMO needs tutorials and probably...

The Soapbox: Fallout 76 absolutely needs better social tools to thrive

Unpopular opinion time: I have to say that Fallout 76... is kind of a great game right now. I know that the launch and...
It is also not the same as a box in which a lady shows a great deal of skin. No idea how Dr. Skinner would have felt about that.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 380: A TERAble way to go

Justin and Bree discuss TERA's sunset, Secret World's maintenance mode, Red Dead Online's maintenance mode, Heroes of the Storm's maintenance mode, Skull and Bones' November launch, Elder Scrolls Online's Lost Depths DLC, EverQuest II's prison server, Blizzard's Proletariat buyout, WoW's crafting overhaul, and the return of BlizzCon in 2023, with adventures in LOTRO, Fallout 76, and SWG Legends, plus a mailbag lightning round.

Elder Scrolls Online puts Update 35 and the Lost Depths DLC up for public testing

Care to kick the tires of the upcoming DLC and update features for Elder Scrolls Online and offer some feedback ahead of its August...
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Actor Bill Nighy shares his insights about High King Emeric in The Elder Scrolls Online: High Isle

If you're unfamiliar with Bill Nighy beyond knowing the name and having the vague sense that he's a rather important British actor for some...

Modders are making Morrowind and Skyrim into multiplayer co-op titles

We all know that The Elder Scrolls Online is a thing - one that very happily celebrates both Morrowind and Skyrim with some excellent...