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Book of Travels explains why it’s going with seasons that advance time

While MMORPGs are very much evolving and growing worlds, often their game worlds are stuck in time where lands, characters, and events are kept...

Massively Overthinking: Which of the summer MMO launches captured your time and attention?

OK folks: We're in the thick of summer now, a summer that's seen an endless parade of MMO launches, mobile ports, expansions, classic servers,...

Book of Travels explains its no-quest design philosophy

In case you never really clocked this, one of the many reasons that Book of Travels will be different than your typical MMO is...
You may recognize this design from your own tabletop history. Or something like it.

Make My MMO: Fractured’s team is doubling in size thanks to what sounds like new investment

This week in crowdfunded MMOs, MMO sandbox Fractured explained why it's not kept pace with its roadmap, but fortunately, it's all good news: The...

Book of Travels features Breath of the Wild-inspired cooking, food, and even moonshine

We're barreling on toward Book of Travels' "chapter zero" early access launch on August 9th, but in the meantime... who's hungry? Yes, the latest...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 326: Lost Ark is finally found

Justin and Bree discuss E3 2021, Book of Travels, Elder Scrolls Online, Fallout 76, Diablo II Resurrected, Sea of Thieves, Riders Republic, Transformers Heavy Metal, Albion Online, Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis, Lost Ark, Aion Classic, and LOTRO, with adventures in Sims 4, WoW Classic, SWG Legends, Crowfall, and Albion, plus a mailbag topic on difficulty walls in MMOs.

Tiny MMO Book of Travels hits early access August 9 with its ‘chapter zero’ release

Well here's a happy weekend announcement for MMO fans: Book of Travels has just revealed that it's launching into early access on August 9th,...
Tiptoe through the something-or-other.

Make My MMO: Crowfall cometh

This week in crowdfunded MMOs, the big news was Crowfall - yes, the MMORPG everyone Kickstarted way back in 2015 is has a real...

Palia is a new ‘community simulation MMO’ from former Blizzard and Riot devs

A few weeks ago, I attended a press event for a new game assuming I would not be impressed by the offerings. Instead, I...

Book of Travels shares a preview of its tiny Omin spirits

The entire idea of Book of Travels is roaming a wide world, which would certainly leave some to look at wide vistas and potentially...
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Betawatch: Swords of Legend Online kicks off its western beta

As it was foretold with the pre-loading, so it has come to pass! Swords of Legend Online has opened up its beta testing, and that's...

Book of Travels previews its explorer-oriented spell reagent system

If you thought Book of Travels would retreat with its tail between its legs after admitting last week that it would be delaying its...
Think, Mark.

Book of Travels delays early access again, this time to late summer

Have you been dying to crack open Book of Travels and see what stories lie within? You'll have to be patient, dear child, for...

Make My MMO: The countdown to Elite Odyssey

This week in crowdfunded MMOs, we're less than two weeks away from Elite Dangerous' Odyssey launch, which means Chris did his final look-see in...
Think, Mark.

Book of Travels discusses how art and story unite in narrative design

"Tiny MMORPG" Book of Travels is one of many games in our purview that suffered from the pandemic, having seen its early access date...

Make My MMO: Crowfall’s GvG tourney is dishing out $50K in cash and prizes

This week in crowdfunded MMOs, you could win a slice of $25,000! Or you could if you're a badass in crowdfunded beta MMO Crowfall,...

Book of Travels explains how gear improves your journeys

For most MMOs, a player's gear is a collection of stat points that accumulate to increase combat effectiveness. But for Book of Travels, gear...

Massively Overthinking: The 2021 MMORPG outlook is good, actually

Early this week, I saw a mainstream gaming headline in my feeds about how we should all just give up on 2021 since it's...

Book of Travels previews the different means of transport in the game

While Book of Travels is about walking around the world to discover things, that doesn't mean that world isn't without modes of transportation. Several...

Make My MMO: Elite’s Odyssey is a beautiful mess

This week in crowdfunded MMOs, our own Stick and Rudder columnist Chris got his paws all over Elite Dangerous' Odyssey alpha this week, finding...