Why dress for a fight?

Shadow Arena adds in the range-swapping Lahn to the hero lineup

Some characters in Shadow Arena are all about fighting at a longer rage, hiding behind ranged weapons and spells on the basis of...
Croooooooooooooooow (Jupon)

The Daily Grind: What limitations do you place on alts in an MMO?

It's really silly to have alts in Final Fantasy XI or Final Fantasy XIV. I do. I actually have several. The one saving grace...
Gosh, that was a mistake.

New World’s latest video dev diary covers weapons and specializations

If you're eagerly looking forward to New World, you will want to watch the video below. Then you will hear the first words...
Big lizert

Heroes of the Storm adds a cataclysmic new challenger, Deathwing

It's time to just ruin everything in Heroes of the Storm with the addition of the game's newest hero, Deathwing. Yes, everyone's favorite world-shattering...
This is not ambiguous. It actually seems pretty straightforward.

The Daily Grind: Do you have unplayed MMO characters you refuse to delete?

For the longest time, I had an orc in World of Warcraft whom I had never played past level 7 but who was never...
Welcome to priority town.

Overwatch’s next hero is not Sojourn, but a lot of people wish she were

You all remember how people were a little bit miffed about the introduction of Wrecking Ball/Hammond into the Overwatch lineup, right? To summarize very...

Overwatch explores the lore and mechanics behind Baptiste before his live release

Good news, Baptiste fans, the new healer is going to be deployed to Overwatch's live servers within the next couple of weeks according...

Closers Online’s Luna is live today for shield-bashing fun

Years of shields as a tanking tool in MMOs tend to make us think of shields as being purely defensive, but when you think...
and we do a STOMP and a CRUSH and a YELL and a

Crowfall examines its character creation for its first campaign

The first campaign for Crowfall approaches swiftly, which means it's time to take a close look at how you're creating your characters...
This is perhaps more than a tease.

Heroes of the Storm announces the arrival of Mal’ganis

Characters from the Warcraft franchise make up the lion's share of the heroes in Heroes of the Storm, but there are still some...

Rockstar teases Red Dead Redemption 2 characters in series of tweets

We're just over a month away from the release of Rockstar's much-anticipated Red Dead Redemption 2, and the studio is taking to...
This seems like more of a half-move.

The Daily Grind: Which MMO would benefit from a character creator upgrade the most?

It's a pity that World of Warcraft hasn't really updated its character creation in a long time, because the game direly needs it....

Warframe teases The Sacrifice trailer and June update – including the next frame

Warframe has been busy preparing its next major story update. It's called The Sacrifice, it's coming in June, and it's even getting an...

Closers brings Harpy into the game along with Special Agent Yuri

Going through life with a name like "Harpy" is going to produce certain expectations from others, so we can imagine that the latest agent...
Gosh, what a toolbox.

Yes, Pyke, you’re the newest League of Legends champion

Gosh, isn't it just the worst when you've got those friends for whom everything just ties back to their deals? We get it, Karen,...
Yay for... whichever one this is.

Closers announces Tina as the winner of its next playable character contest

Remember when Closers asked players to decide on its next playable character? The votes were tallied, and Tina is joining the...
Now, this is important to state: I would also like more robots.

The Daily Grind: How many alts do you usually have in an MMO?

I have said before when discussing City of Heroes that it was not a game that really supported alts terribly well. There are...
But who will her girlfriend be?

Blizzard teases decks in Hearthstone and characters in Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm

It's time for a whole lot of new characters to smash into the fray in Blizzard's various multiplayer offerings. Hearthstone doesn't have...
Someone keep me safe.

Overwatch’s Jeff Kaplan explains Brigitte’s design, while Hi-Rez implies she’s a Paladins ripoff

If you're the analytical type, you probably started formulating a playstyle for Overwatch's upcoming hero Brigitte as soon as you read about...

Overwatch posts an in-universe letter hinting at its next hero

So, who's the next hero for Overwatch? We don't know yet, but there's plenty of room for speculation... and there's a little more...