SGF 2024: Hands-on with New World’s controversial Aeternum reboot, which is still an MMORPG

How's everyone recovering from all this New World Aeternum news coming out of Summer Games Fest? It's been kind of a confusing time for me, as...

SGF 2024: Amazon discusses New World Aeternum on console, swimming, solo content, and archetypes

In case there's anyone out there still confused: New World Aeternum is not a single player or co-op game. I know the Summer Game Fest announcement of...

New World’s new Q&A struggles to explain why a massively multiplayer online RPG isn’t an MMORPG

Amazon's New World Aeternum announcement last Friday did not go to plan, unless getting reviewbombed to oblivion by PC players and confusing mainstream gaming...

Hands-on with V Rising: PC vs. PS5, multiplayer, and progression impressions

You might think given the last few pieces I've written that I might have a thing for vampires. I vehemently deny this. It is...

First Impressions: Elder Scrolls Online story, not scribing, is Gold Road’s apex

If you followed my series of Choose My Adventure columns from last month, you'll know that I ended up making Elder Scrolls Online my...

SGF 2024: Aloft is a cozy Ghibli-inspired PvE-centric survival sandbox in the sky

When I first heard about Aloft while planning for Summer Games Fest 2024, I figured it would just be a cute multiplayer survival game;...

Progress Bar: Wayfinder is in a much better place as an offline game

Normally we're the sort of gamers who advocate for more MMOs and multiplayer games, not less. We're also all about games being preserved. Therein...

LOTRO Legendarium: Is Lord of the Rings Online’s new birding hobby a flight of fancy?

My father-in-law is an obsessive birdwatcher. He took it up as a hobby a few years ago, and now he travels all over the...

World of Warcraft The War Within launches August 26, Diablo IV Vessel of Hatred launches October 8

As some rightly predicted while looking at the end of Pandaria Remix on August 19th, World of Warcraft's next expansion is coming very soon...

Vitae Aeternum: New World’s Aeternum relaunch is actually a solid update – with terrible timing and comms

After months of waiting, New World's June mystery announcement has been revealed as New World: Aeternum, a console release coupled with a rebranding and...

SGF 2024: Amazon unveils New World Aeternum, its console relaunch of the MMORPG

Ever wish New World were more cinematic - and more available on more platforms? Well, all of those things will be true come October 15th, 2024,...

Summer Game Fest 2024: New World, Dune Awakening, Palworld, and more MMO reveals

Geoff Keighley's Summer Game Fest - aka not-E3 - is set to begin this evening at 5 p.m. EDT, and if you've been following...
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MassivelyOP’s complete coverage from the Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour

The next major expansion for Final Fantasy XIV launches in under a month, with early access starting on June 28th... but as is tradition,...

Persist Online interview: CipSoft explains why Persist is an MMORPG, not a survival shooter

Earlier this week, we covered the surprising news that Tibia developer CipSoft has a new MMORPG on the way. At least, the studio is...

Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour: Questions and answers with Naoki Yoshida

Interviewing Naoki Yoshida is always a heck of a time. There are people whom I can interview about the games they run and get...
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Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour: Exploring Dawntrail’s Tuliyollal, Urqopacha, and Kozama’uka zones

I'm not going to lie to you, dear readers: Getting to walk around in Final Fantasy XIV: Dawntrail was always like catnip to me...

Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour: Hands-on with Dawntrail’s first dungeon, Ihuykatumu

The first dungeon of a Final Fantasy XIV expansion tells you a lot about what to expect from the rest of the expansion. I...

Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour: Ranged, magical, and healing job abilities in Dawntrail

To start things off, I am going to basically restate what I did in my last column about Final Fantasy XIV's existing jobs heading...
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Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour: Tank and melee DPS job abilities in Dawntrail

Here's the good news and the bad news for folks going into Dawntrail: If you like how your existing job plays in Final Fantasy...

Final Fantasy XIV Dawntrail media tour: Hands-on with the Pictomancer and Viper

It's Stormblood all over again when it comes to Dawntrail because Final Fantasy XIV has once again handed us a new melee job and a...