book of travels

Make My MMO: Following Chronicles of Elyria reports, state attorney general addresses crowdfunding scams

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Chronicles of Elyria stirred fresh drama, as Soulbound Studios appeared to backtrack on its announcement that it had folded...

Massively Overthinking: What generates trust in MMO crowdfunding for you?

Last week, an anonymous game developer posted on the MMORPG Reddit about the broader MMO playerbase's frustrations with crowdfunding. See, this dev says he's...
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Perfect Ten: The stages of the MMO life cycle

To this day, no one has a quote as useful on the subject of life and death as E. B. White: "We're born, we...

Make My MMO: Occupy White Walls, Swords ‘n Magic and Stuff, and Saga of Lucimia

This week in MMO crowdfunding, we've actually got two new relevant-to-us Kickstarters to linger over. Art-curation MMO Occupy White Walls, which has been in...

Book of Travels’ skills aren’t the same-old, same-old

When you think of skills in MMORPGs, you most likely envision combat abilities. Fighting, after all, is 90% of what MMO design seems to...

Make My MMO: OrbusVR gets a permanent price cut, Book of Travels talks art

This week in MMO crowdfunding, OrbusVR, one of the few virtual reality MMOs out there, announced and implemented a permanent price cut to $19.99...

Book of Travels is mostly a 2-D game in a 3-D industry

A mere day after Might and Delight opened up about Book of Travels' endeavor system, the team has another treat for fans: Q&A video...

Make My MMO: Dragon Eye Online has entered alpha

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Dragon Eye Online, an MMO that was Kickstarted last year, hit alpha. It's a pixel MMO that touts its...

Book of Travels’ first dev blog covers multiplayer endeavours

Despite (or perhaps, because of) being a small, quiet title, Book of Travels is one of our most anticipated MMOs for 2020. As they...

Make My MMO: Saga of Lucimia’s challenge, Camelot Unchained’s siege demo

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Saga of Lucimia, which spent most of last year with its head down working and popped up last month...
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Betawatch: Phantasy Star Online 2 enters closed beta on the Xbox One

To have something so close, and yet so far away... that is the situation for North American fans of Phantasy Star Online 2 on...

Book of Travels plans beta for late spring, early access in October

We had two games tie for our "most anticipated" award in 2019, but since of them was demoted to merely multiplayer with offline components...

The Daily Grind: What was the most innovative MMO of 2019?

Many years ago, we used to give an award for the most innovative MMO. It fell by the wayside as we expanded our awards...

Perfect Ten: Upcoming MMOs to watch in 2020

There is a great feeling of flipping a calendar over to a fresh year, isn't there? All that promise and potential spread out in...

The Daily Grind: Will you kickstart any MMOs in 2020?

I ask you guys this every year. And every year I get the same wary replies. Everyone's sick of Kickstarter. Nobody trusts Kickstarter games....

Massively Overthinking: Hopes and fears for MMOs in 2020

All right, 2019. We're done with you. We're moving on. We're in a whole new decade. We've got a brand-new year full of new...

Make My MMO: The biggest MMO crowdfunding news of 2019

Welcome to a special edition of Make My MMO, Massively OP's weekly and sometimes biweekly recap of the big news in crowdfunded MMOs. Hey, you...

Massively OP’s 2019 Awards: Most Anticipated MMO

Massively Overpowered’s end-of-the-year 2019 awards continue today with our award for Most Anticipated MMO, which was awarded to Torchlight Frontiers last year. This year’s discussion...

Perfect Ten: The biggest MMO news stories of 2019

When we sit back to look at the biggest headlines of the year, we don't have to look far. These are the stories that...

Make My MMO: The vanishing of Seconds from Silence

Remember this past summer when we covered the emergence of Abstract Era's new sandbox MMO Seconds from Silence? At the time, we expressed a...