Vitae Aeternum: Predicting New World’s 2024 roadmap

Every year, the Massively Overpowered staff gathers to make predictions for the year to come in MMORPGs. But I have so many thoughts on...

Datamining uncovers potential details about World of Warcraft’s next expansion

As BlizzCon inches ever closer, players of World of Warcraft continue to ponder where the MMORPG's next expansion is headed. Some of that pondering...

Pokemon Go’s top datamining community site announces ‘soft shutdown’ over Niantic’s antics

PokeMiners, Pokemon Go's largest and most popular datamining group, announced this week that it is further reducing its efforts and participation in the game,...
Gusts 'n' stuff

World of Warcraft datamining suggests patch 10.0.7 will arrive in early April

World of Warcraft's most recent expansion, Dragonflight, arrived in late November. So when is the next major patch arriving? Later. When is the next...
This is what I always wanted.

Datamining finds new chat filtering options in World of Warcraft’s patch 10.0.7

Right now, filtering your chat in World of Warcraft involves either turning a mature language filter on or off, which counts as a blanket...

Pokemon Go datamining group slashes engagement and output over Niantic’s poor management

Pokemon GO players could use a win right about now, but Niantic's antics have made it harder and harder for the community to support...

Massively on the Go: Pokemon Go’s August is an ode to Hisui and full of mysteries

There's a lot going on in Pokemon GO, and it's not waiting for August to start. As we noted for July, Niantic is holding a Hisui...

Massively on the Go: Pokemon Go teases strong spotlights coming in July

Niantic has now released the July events for Pokemon GO and, so far, it's not exactly exciting. July Community Day is Starly, and as it's...

Massively on the Go: Here’s to hoping for proper Pokemon Go pranks in April

If the earlier mention of Niantic wildly and disappointing experimenting with a shorter, stationary incentivized Community Day hasn't scared you off, then maybe Pokemon Go's April...
It's not nothing!

RIFT dataminers uncover new content as hellbugs arrive for Valentine’s Day

Good news, RIFT fans, there's actually a new patch with stuff to datamine! It's been a really long time, as is noted in the datamining post...
Same old story, same old song and dance.

Datamining reveals a potential Blood Knight class for Diablo Immortal

It almost feels kind of odd that there aren't Blood Knights running around from the word "go" in every Diablo game, given the way that...

New World’s PTS is live in four regions, and no Amazon isn’t banning minimap modders

As promised, New World's public test realm went live yesterday after a brief technical delay - in fact, Amazon opened up more PTRs than...

Pokemon Go’s newly announced Hoenn Tour is kind of metal

Another day, another slew of upcoming Pokemon Go events. While many players thought the previous Sinnoh event was rather humdrum, the recently announced Hoenn...
Very satisfying.

New datamined cinematic for World of Warcraft Shadowlands points to major story developments

We're being circumspect here because, well... this stuff is spoiler-ish. If you've been really enjoying the plot of World of Warcraft: Shadowlands up to...
The vista

The Daily Grind: Do you like collecting trivia about unused MMO content?

We recently ran a feature all about an iceberg of obscure World of Warcraft knowledge, weird unused parts of the game or old promotions or...
To sink beneath.

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands continues its march of encrypted alpha builds

In the abstract sense, it's really not unheard of that we as of yet don't know more about World of Warcraft: Shadowlands. It's not all that...
Cool, cool cool cool.

Datamining unveils hints about the remaining content in the Icebrood Saga for Guild Wars 2

When you're curious about the upcoming content for Guild Wars 2 but don't have any official word on the matter, who do you turn to?...

Square Enix has begun issuing bans to Final Fantasy XIV dataminers

How do you feel about dataminers? If you're within the Final Fantasy XIV community, you likely know that datamining is against the terms of...

Fortnite introduces the Chug Splash in today’s update as Epic steps up anti-datamining measures

The latest update to Fortnite is live today, and it allows players to share a drink in a rather unconventional fashion with the introduction...
hnn... colonel

Apex Legends developer reminds players that datamined information is not a development roadmap

Gosh, people really do seem to love Apex Legends, and with that comes the natural human impulse to dig around in the game's data files...