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Valheim’s F2P Ashlands biome patch has finally launched after a year and a half wait

Iron Gate has been talking about Valheim's Ashlands update since December. No, not last December. The December before that - 2022 December, when Mistlands...

Valheim continues ironing out its Ashlands update with a ‘really chunky’ bug-fixing PTS patch

The early access survivalbox Valheim isn't yet ready to release its earlier access new Ashlands biome out of its public test realm, evidently. Iron...

The Daily Grind: Do you avoid base-building in survival MMOs?

Listening to some of the recent development chatter surrounding Funcom's Dune Awakening, I was reminded that this survival MMO had bases -- ones which...

V Rising details gameplay waiting in the Ruins of Mortium, Valheim continues its Ashlands test

This is either a tale of two games that start with the letter V, two games that are working on new zones, or two...

Valheim brings the Ashlands update to its public test server, confirms the game’s nearly full release

After three years in early access and over a year since the update was first announced, the Viking costumed survival sandbox Valheim is finally...

Embracer Group announces plans to split itself into ‘three standalone publicly listed entities’

That's right, friends, Embracer Group is back in the business headlines again. Following the stated end of restructuring efforts, corporate leadership has now decided...

V Rising demos its new Dracula-themed endgame zone, Ruins of Mortium

Vampire survival sandbox V Rising continues its efforts to drum up hype as it seems certain to lap Valheim when it fully releases on...

Valheim’s (hopefully) last patch before Ashlands upgrades Unity and addresses a long list of issues

If you were hoping for more concrete news on Valheim's impending Ashlands update like a date... well, we don't have any because Iron Gate...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 464: Guild Wars 3 is a go

Justin and Bree discuss NCsoft, Guild Wars 3, DCUO, Monsters and Memories, Hellgate, and the LOTRO downtime, with adventures in Elder Scrolls Online, SWTOR, and Valheim, plus a mailbag topic on Palia.

Working As Intended: The top 10 hot tubs in MMORPGs

It's been a running joke for a few years that I always put hot tubs in my MMO houses whenever possible, and once that...

April Fools’ Day 2024 events and gags from around the MMORPG world

Welcome to weird MMORPG game mode day! I mean, April Fools' Day - not that we're sorry a lot of the "pranks" have become...

Valheim shares Ashlands update’s housing decor and a preparation guide, but not a release date

Content hungry players of Valheim are still waiting for the arrival of the Ashlands, an area and update that was first previewed in January...

The MOP Up: Monster Hunter World sells a monster 25M copies

Capcom's Monster Hunter World is a force of nature unto itself, with the boss-slaying game topping 25 million units sold and setting a record...

Multiplayer hide-and-seek game Midnight Ghost Hunt makes its full release March 21

Back in 2022 we threw a spotlight on Midnight Ghost Hunt, a multiplayer 4v4 game of hide-and-seek in the same vein as Prop Hunt...

Global Chat: What are the top dragons in EverQuest?

If you were pressed to put together a top 10 list of the most famous and infamous dragons in EverQuest, which beasties would you...

Valheim’s Discord server is finally back up after a nasty hack of its dev team

On Monday, we covered an emerging fiasco happening over in the Valheim community: The game's Discord and multiple developer Discord accounts had been hacked,...

PSA: Valheim’s Discord and two Iron Gate Discord accounts have apparently been hacked

Bad news bears for survival sandbox Valheim tonight, as apparently hackers have taken over the game's Discord - as well as some of the...
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Vague Patch Notes: Early access is just game development as performance art

I was reminded recently about Valheim. I do not own the game and thus have not played it; I cannot tell you if it...

Valheim, three years in early access, plods along on development of its Ashlands biome

It's apparently survival sandbox week here at the end of January, as Valheim has resurfaced with a fresh dev blog. The game, which next...

Co-op survivalbox Enshrouded just launched into Steam early access

When I logged into my guild's Discord this morning, I realized half my crew was excitedly chattering about Enshrouded, multiplayer survival sandbox that we...