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Massively OP Podcast Episode 417: Happy Compensation Day!

Justin and Bree discuss World of Warcraft, New World, Neverwinter, Star Trek Online, Amazon Games' layoffs, and Ghostcrawler's new MMO studio, with adventures in LOTRO and WoW Classic, plus a mailbag topic on problematic MMO speedrunning.

DC Universe Online’s Shock to the System update gets an April 13 release date

When the forthcoming Shock to the System episode for DC Universe Online made its way to the PTR last week, it was an easy...

EverQuest II goes Beast’r egg hunting for one week only

It's no yolk, folks: EverQuest II's Beast'r Eggstrvaganza is back, and you're guaranteed to have a shell of a good time as long as...
Sure, why not.

EverQuest II adds more rewards and flexibility to the Kael Drakkel server

When you're playing EverQuest II, sometimes it can feel like there's a great deal of pressure on you to perform or group with others....
This is wholly appropriate

PlanetSide 2 lowers price of Pride decals and applies fixes to the NSO repair drone for PC players

We haven't entered Pride month yet - that's in June - but PlanetSide 2 players who wish to share pride in or support of...

EverQuest and EverQuest II ready new servers and spring content

Producer's letters are being handed out left and right in the EverQuest franchise this week. In EverQuest II, the Kael Drakkel lore and legend...

DC Universe Online puts its new Shock to the System episode up for public testing

Episode 45 for DC Universe Online is getting a little bit closer to its full release as the content update has made its way...

PlanetSide 2 adds new abilities and MAX unit tweaks, previews developing construction updates

Did you miss out on PlanetSide 2's testing of tweaks to abilities and MAX units? Well don't worry too much about it because that...
Zooming to the same dang nonsense.

Storyboard: Pros and cons for purely player-driven story experiences in MMOs

What is the right way to tell a story in an MMO? That is a silly question, like asking what the right way is...
Sure, why not.

EverQuest II pulls a crate containing controversial treasure-boosting keys from its cash shop

The playerbase of EverQuest II was in an uproar a couple of weeks ago over keys that players could purchase that "increase the number...

Massively Overthinking: The dumbest conversations in your main MMO’s general chat

Last week, in a thread about one of Diablo IV's many rivals, MOP commenter Greaterdivinity noted that chat in the game was exhausting because...

Global Chat: Diablo IV is an MMO, change my mind

Besides melting GPUs, ejecting colors into the sun, and being more grim than your unapproving Aunt Kelka, Diablo IV's becoming known for actually being...

EverQuest II begins testing its next update, dubbed Empire of Antiquity

The next big update for EverQuest II is less than a month away, but if you lack the patience to wait until then, you...

Massively Overthinking: The times MMO developers admitted they were… wrong

Earlier in March, Jagex did the unthinkable for an MMORPG company: It admitted it was wrong about something. If you're used to the Blizzards...

Classic EverQuest begins testing its new UI engine as Bristlebane Day begins

Classic EverQuest is having a helluva month as it engages in its 24th birthday celebrations, but Daybreak isn't stopping there as the game's roadmap...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO boasts the best space combat?

When you get tired of your iron-plated boots being stuck to a giant gravity ball, you may yearn to take flight into the sky...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 414: EverQuesting on and on

Justin and Bree discuss Diablo IV, World of Warcraft, SWG Legends, Destiny 2, Star Citizen, EverQuest, LOTRO, and Elder Scrolls Online, with mailbag topics on extreme MMO zones and puzzles in MMOs.

PlanetSide 2 is testing out server improvements, faction-specific abilities, and gameplay tweaks on PTS

There's a new PTS build available for PlanetSide 2 and regular players of the large-scale FPS are probably going to want to take notice...

EverQuest II community accuses Daybreak of pay-to-win over raid chests

A recent addition to EverQuest II has a portion of its community accusing Daybreak of blatant pay-to-win practices. The issue ties in with a personal...

Classic EverQuest celebrates 24th birthday with new mission, new quests, and XP bonus

Where were you 24 years ago? I was running through a dark tunnel to go kill skellies outside of Erudin Palace in classic EverQuest,...