character creation

LOTRO Legendarium: What class should you pick in LOTRO?

Hunter. Thanks for coming to the column! See you in the next one! What, you want a bit more than that? Sheesh, fine. I'll stop amusing...

Choose My Adventure: Running face-first into the brick wall that is Neocron

It's not often an MMO makes me ragequit, but hoo baby did I ever do that with Neocron. I'll digest on why I think I...

Tree of Savior M arrives to South Korea November 2, Re: Tree of Savior cans global aspirations

This is a story of two mobile versions of the MMOARPG Tree of Savior - Tree of Savior M and Re: Tree of Savior,...

Ryzom redesigns its tutorial area to make it more player friendly

If you ever found Ryzom a bit indecipherable, it's not (just) because the MMORPG is set on an alien world. Older titles like this...
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Book of Travels shows off its character creation in full in a new video

Character creation is important in any MMO, and this is especially true in the case of an open-ended and slower-paced game like Book of...

New World’s Brimstone Sands sees a peak of 65K players – and queues to match

So just how did yesterday's Brimstone Sands launch go for New World? That's what we're here to compile, but the answer to the question...

City of Heroes Homecoming has unleashed i27p5’s massive balance and powers level update

It's patch day for the Homecoming, the largest of the City of Heroes rogue servers. Issue 27, Page 5 is rolling out to the...

First impressions of Embers Adrift, the Kickstarted MMORPG once known as Saga of Lucimia

Those who know me will attest that I am not an old-school MMORPG player by heart. Every time I thought about getting into EverQuest...

Perfect Ten: Ten quirky and interesting MMOs worth trying

Quite often while I'm writing columns for Massively OP, the catalyst behind a given topic is what interests me right then -- and, I...

Dungeons and Dragons Online makes it harder to overlook class archetypes

While Dungeons and Dragons Online now offers advanced class archetypes, thanks to August's content update, apparently it was possible for players to completely overlook...

World of Warcraft Classic opens new fresh start realms, offers free transfers to relieve population crush

The chaos and crush of incoming players for Wrath Classic's prepatch has resulted in a bevy of emergency measures by Blizzard. As some servers...

Blizzard begs WoW Classic players to transfer away from queues as tech can’t resolve capacity chaos

As we've been noting for the last week, the WoW Classic Wrath of the Lich King pre-patch launch hasn't gone to plan, largely thanks...

Star Stable shows off an updated and more diverse character creator arriving in a September beta

While character creation is always an opportunity to put on a totally different look to your real-life appearance, there's also value in seeing yourself...

Footage of Diablo IV’s friends and family alpha test was leaked online

Those who may be disappointed to learn that Diablo IV won't be heading to beta any time soon might be interested in bathing themselves...
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Book of Travels updates its roadmap for everyone to see and explains some of the changes

The last roadmap fans got for Book of Travels was a while back, specifically in October of 2021, and somethings have happened since then....

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...

Open world MMO Noah’s Heart makes its global debut on PC and mobile today

After about two years since its original reveal to our shores, some beta tests, and a soft launch in Europe, today marks the day...
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World of Warcraft’s Dragonflight alpha removes gendered body type text, briefly adds selectable pronouns

There are a lot of features present in the first alpha test of World of Warcraft: Dragonflight, but one feature that wasn't highlighted directly...

Legends of Aria cancels plan for new non-blockchain server, but Classic continues

Last December, Citadel Studios and Legends of Aria got bought out by a blockchain company that declared its plan was to reimagine the floundering...

Monsters & Memories shares a gamplay preview trailer and development progress for July

Are you curious about the EverQuest-like Monsters & Memories but still want to actually see the game in action? While there have been video...