christmas 2021

New World’s High Water Mark system revamp and winter festival go live today

If you've been trying to log into New World this morning... well, you can't, but it's for good reason! Amazon took the game offline...

City of Heroes Rebirth rogue server kicks off the Fright Before Christmas event, adds ice power changes and new customizations

While the Rebirth rogue servers for City of Heroes might not garner all of the attention, they're still no less busy in terms of...

Mobile MMO EVE Echoes launches the Yoiul Festival for the winter holiday

EVE Echoes joins the chorus of MMORPGs getting a holiday event this month, as NetEase and CCP Games announced today that the Yoiul Festival...
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World of Warcraft opens up its Winter Veil celebration on Classic and The Burning Crusade

Feeling festive in WoW Classic? No, not so much? Can't imagine why. The important thing is that whatever your preferred flavor of the game's classic...

The Daily Grind: What MMO Christmas gift would you love to get?

My kids are wizards at making wish lists when their birthdays and Christmas approach. I do think that they're getting a little over-ambitious because...

Trove’s Snowfest includes new questline, dungeons, and a winter bomber royal mode

Snowfest is on in Gamigo's voxelbox Trove this week through December 28th, simultaneously on PC and console. Players can get to the Hub and...

Blade and Soul adds new PvP accessories and wintry events in the Winter Soulstice update

No, that word isn't misspelled; Blade and Soul's latest update is literally called Winter Soulstice, primarily because there are a number of winter-themed celebration...

Guild Wars 2 rolls out Wintersday 2021 with upgrades to Toypocalypse

After a slight hiccup, Guild Wars 2's Wintersday has released to the live servers. As promised, we're getting the usual run of events, but...

Crowfall’s 7.400 update brings the Mine Overseer’s Tower and winter holiday event

Rumors about its future notwithstanding, Crowfall is pushing onward with content updates and events this week. The 7.400 update is now live, with tweaks...

Champions Online starts the first week of its holiday-themed winter event

Crime doesn't sleep during the holidays, but it apparently can get into some Christmastime garb in Champions Online. The winter event has come back...

Elite Dangerous marks the holiday season with 12 days of free ARX and returning seasonal cosmetics

The devs of Elite: Dangerous are feeling the holiday spirit once more as the game will be kicking off its festive countdown once again....

EVE Online brings its Winter Nexus holiday events back for another year

Space is already cold, but the chill of winter is being felt across EVE Online regardless thanks to the return of the Winter Nexus...

Aion gets into the winter holiday spirit with seasonal events and opens up the murderous Shugo Game event

Some days you want to get into the Christmas seasonal spirit, other days you want to get into a game where failure could mean...

The Elder Scrolls Online brings back the New Life holiday event on December 16

It's time to feel the holiday spirit in The Elder Scrolls Online as the game's New Life winter holiday is coming back on Thursday,...

DC Universe Online’s Episode 42 Legion of Doom and winter events have arrived

DC Universe Online players, your doom is upon you - Legion of Doom, that is, as Episode 42 is live and free for everyone....

Star Citizen shows off gravlev bike changes, previews Jumptown 2.0, and kicks off the Luminalia holiday event

If you're a fan of zipping across planets on a hoverbike or like to watch the Daymar Rally, then you appreciate the gravlev bikes...

Pokemon Unite delivers a big holiday update – including free pokemon

Remember how Pokemon Unite had a fairly big survey about game changes earlier this year? No, not the pay-to-win one that resulted in actual changes, the...
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Final Fantasy XIV prepares for its annual Starlight Celebration on December 16

When you defeat the queue for Final Fantasy XIV at the moment, your goal is probably progressing in the main story rather than worrying about...

Swords ‘n Magic and Stuff brings a holiday event and companion pet improvements on December 22

The colorful world of multiplayer RPG Swords 'n Magic and Stuff is preparing to celebrate the holidays in a couple of weeks' time. Specifically,...
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Final Fantasy XI brings the Starlight Celebration around once again on December 16

It's just about time for every game to start its Christmas celebrations, and Final Fantasy XI is certainly no exception with its Starlight Celebration...