Crypts and bloods.

Guild Wars 2 finally removed Valdhertz Crypts from Wizard’s Vault objectives after SOTO’s first week

Those darn Valdhertz Crypts! No one in Guild Wars 2 likes them! That's why people were kinda miffed about having Valdhertz Crypts (and other...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO offers the best dailies?

Listen, I know that right now, the title of this post has provoked a lot of people to ignore the text I'm typing right...
Boldly gone.

The Daily Grind: What made you drop a daily routine in an MMO?

I like Star Trek Online. I really do. I like the whole meta-event stretching through its event that lets you pick up a free...

Massively on the Go: Our basic guide to Pokemon Go gameplay and questing

Pokemon Go has come a long way since its early days of just catching and gym battling. Those are still core gameplay elements, but there's...

The Daily Grind: Do you feel pressure to play MMOs for daily bonuses or experience events?

On Wednesdays, we farm gems. In Trove, that is. That's because ever since Trion revamped the daily login system, players get a daily bonus for...

The Daily Grind: How much time do your regular MMO tasks take up?

MMOs are games of repeated content. You log in and do some things today, then in all likelihood log in to do several of...

The Daily Grind: Do MMO daily login rewards work on you?

I've always wondered about this because the last few years, I've seemed impervious to the charms of daily login rewards. Even for the MMOs...

The Daily Grind: What’s your favorite and least favorite type of MMO daily?

Over the weekend, Guild Wars 2 players on Reddit opened up a discussion about dailies in the game that spoke to me. I used to...

EVE Evolved: The Agency could become a great daily reward system in EVE Online

A new event named The Agency kicked off this week in EVE Online, and it looks a bit like the daily quest systems you...

The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMO daily quest you’ve ever done?

My husband and I are in the process of introducing the concept of household chores to our five-year-old son. Not yet having realized life...

Chaos Theory: Is it possible to complete The Secret World’s Doomboard challenge? Maybe

When The Secret World’s devs teased the Doomboard, I was pretty excited. I was totally on board for getting that sweet ride even though...

Blade and Soul wades into a summertime patch

Shadows of the Innocents, Blade and Soul's 2.4 patch, hit the live servers yesterday, giving max level players more content to consume. There are...
Boring space dad yay.

Massively Overthinking: Playing the game of timers in MMOs

Massively OP reader The Chief Turtle recently sent us a question that I think ties in neatly to the daily quests Overthinking we discussed a few...

Massively Overthinking: Reconsidering the MMORPG daily quest

Dailies. The word evokes pure hatred from some corners of the MMORPG world. And yet games without dailies are dinged for not having enough content...
Come and get your PLEX.

EVE Online plans to add dailies with skill point rewards

Of all the ways to encourage players to engage with an MMO, two of the most controversial are daily quests and login rewards. Used in everything from World of Warcraft...

Anarchy Online is getting ‘Recked’ with new zone, sub rewards

On Sunday, Anarchy Online Lead Designer Henry "Michizure" Senger opened up on the forums with a look at what's going on in the world's...
Ah yes, teamwork.

The Daily Grind: What do you do in MMOs to calm down?

At the risk of giving you more information than you all want to hear, lately my anxiety issues have been reaching a fever pitch....
Sometimes you even get some cool stuff!

SWTOR runs January events to make up for December’s problems

There were a lot of events planned for Star Wars: The Old Republic in December. Sure, they were the game's usual repeating events, but...

ArcheAge preps a barrel racing daily event

ArcheAge is gearing up for its annual Rum Runner Rapids event, which looks to involve drinking, whitewater rapids, and barrels out of bond. More specifically,...

Trion is upping RIFT’s daily and weekly quest rewards in 3.2

Trion has posted a note on RIFT's official forums confirming that it will be upping the rewards for daily and weekly quests in tomorrow's...