Former Bungie composer announces he doesn’t want to enter politics but is running for Congress anyway

Most people nowadays can only dream of being able to retire in general comfort and security, but it looks as if former Destiny and...

Blue Protocol’s Chapter 5 update brings more main story questing, level cap raise, and new features

We're once again stuck staring wistfully at the Japanese version of Blue Protocol for update details since Bandai Namco and Amazon continue to be...
Give back my realm, ya jerks!

Stolen Realm brings co-op turn-based RPG combat to launch on March 8

Here's the downside of playing co-op turn-based RPGs like Baldur's Gate 3: Eventually, you run out of combat. Like, that's kind of the whole...

EA lays off nearly 700 workers to ‘deliver the entertainment players want’ and ‘optimize its global real estate footprint’

If your friends decided to jump off a bridge lay off hundreds of the very workers who made their products, would you do it...

Not So Massively: Last Epoch is a potential gem in dire need of polishing

Originally Kickstarted in 2018, Last Epoch has been in early access on Steam for about five years, but the developers at Eleventh Hour Games...

Last Epoch wrestles with online server issues while handing out bee pets and autumnal wraps to everyone

Last Epoch is a multiplayer OARPG, but you'd be forgiven for thinking that's not the case considering the multitude of server issues that have...

Diablo IV lands on Xbox Game Pass March 28, Sea of Thieves will expand to PS5 and the Switch

During the much-touted Xbox podcast this afternoon, we learned not just that only four Xbox titles will be set free for other consoles but...

New World begins PTR testing of Season of the Guardian and its cooking overhaul today

It's PTR day over in Amazon's New World, as Season of the Guardian - or some of it, anyway - reaches players' test clients...

Perfect Ten: The 10 phases of MMORPG pre-launch hysteria

One of my private theories about MMO players -- one I'm now making public -- is that we all have the collective memories of...

Black Desert talks up 300v300 War of the Roses PvP and today’s 15v15 Guild League

Black Desert is taking a page out of EVE Online's playbook and promoting its mass-PvP systems - specifically, the War of the Roses pre-season...
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Final Fantasy XIV starts another free login campaign running through February 21

Have you been taking an extended break from Final Fantasy XIV? Because you can take a little trip back into the game as part...

Kickstarted solarpunk ‘mediumly multiplayer’ Loftia picks up investor seed funds and support

Loftia was easily one of the biggest MMOs to fund on Kickstarter last year: The self-described "mediumly multiplayer" sandbox pulled in $1.27M US for...

Kickstarted VR MMO Zenith is launching a spinoff F2P co-op RPG called Zenith Infinite Realms

Zenith - the Kickstarted VR MMO that has yet to actually produce the PC-centric version promised during that campaign - has been hinting at...

Interview: Survival MMO Age of Water on monetization, sandbox play, and the Q1 early access launch

Way back at the end of 2020, we first caught wind of a new sandbox called Age of Water: Developed by Three Whales Studio...

City of Heroes players filled Homecoming’s latest $8.6K monthly donation round in three hours

When NCsoft granted Homecoming LLC a license to operate City of Heroes at the top of January, one of the questions a lot of...

EVE Online’s board game Kickstarter is live – and it met its funding goal in under an hour

Apparently there are plenty of EVE Online fans who would like the board game version of the spaceship sandbox to be a thing. Yesterday...

MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: Wildmender, Kaetram, and Kingdom the Blood

Welcome back to another quick roundup of MMOs and MMO-adjacent multiplayer titles you’ve (probably) never heard of! This time around we're checking out an...

World of Warcraft’s next patch, Seeds of Renewal, arrives on January 16

It's a new year, but just like last year, World of Warcraft does not care one whit what the words "this week" mean. Proof?...

StarCraft-inspired RTS Stormgate rockets to crowdfunding success

Those missing the halcyon days of the real-time strategy craze may be in for a revival of sorts, as a group of ex-Blizzard developers...

The best MassivelyOP live streams of 2023

MassivelyOP's Stream Team is the jewel in our crown, as our own Chris and MJ - and occasionally Larry too! - dip into MMORPGs...