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Astroneer brings back Project C.H.E.E.R. for Christmas, promises new roadmap in 2024

It's been a weird year for Astroneer, but the latest update to the game contains some good news for the studio and the game's...

Devolver Digital just snapped up Astroneer studio System Era for a cool $40M-ish

Astroneer studio System Era Softworks is making a big move: The company announced today that it's been acquired by Devolver Digital. The move will...

These are the online gaming companies supporting reproductive choice and healthcare for workers

When news of the impending overturn of Roe v. Wade in the United first leaked in early May, so few games companies spoke up...

Fight or Kite: Absolver is the greatest martial arts melee brawler you never played

I’ve been wanting to write about Absolver for the better part of my time here at MOP. In fact, it’s been rolling around the...

Fall Guys season 5 welcomes you to the jungle on July 20

Starting tomorrow, July 20th, the multiplayer obstacle course royale of Fall Guys is trading in its '80s neon for sweltering jungles with the game's...

Fight or Kite: Chivalry 2 is a blood-soaked, action-packed experience of absolute mayhem

Grab your sword. Grab your board. Grab a pile of horse poop. Better yet, grab the head of your enemies rolling on the ground...

Absolver developer Sloclap unveils an upcoming single-player kung fu adventure game

Last month, we wondered aloud what had happened to Absolver, the kung fu action multiplayer title developed by Sloclap. Readers will recall that active...
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Whatever happened to Absolver?

Remember Absolver, the martial arts multiplayer title from developer Sloclap and publisher Devolver Digital? There hasn't been much news out of the game beyond...

Massively Overthinking: MMO voids that haven’t been filled

I swear, so many of the posts I bookmark on Reddit to muse on later wind up deleted, and today I've got another one,...

Fall Guys sparks a $325,000 charity bidding war between brands

This may just be the most adorable and wholesome thing you'll read all week. The insanely popular (and insanely bonkers) battle royale Fall Guys...

First impressions: Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout is a battle royale game for people who hate battle royale games

Is anyone here familiar with Wipeout? It was an obstacle course game show where contestants had to avoid some pretty plush yet hard-hitting goofy...

Coronavirus leads to E3’s cancellation, plus SMITE and Pokemon Go postpone events

Update: The ESA has now made it official. We've included the press release at the end of this article. If you thought it was strange...

Fight or Kite: New World’s switcheroo is the best thing that could have happened for PvPers

About a month ago, Amazon’s large age of conquest MMO, New World, announced a huge shift in focus from a free-for-all, full-loot PvP game...

Fight or Kite: Totally reasonable expectations for PvP MMORPGs in 2020

A new year is upon us, and I am especially excited this time around. The past few calendar swap-outs have been pretty stale from...

The MOP Up: Blizzard’s new playgrounds

Ranked Season 4 started up in Heroes of the Storm this past week, and that's just the start of the fun with Blizzard's MOBA....

SCUM celebrates a million sales with a golden gun

It turns out a lot of people are eager to play a survival game wherein the players are questionably moral going into the arena....

Absolver’s free-to-play Downfall expansion is due out September 25

Absolver was one of last year's bigger stories, with its slick multiplayer combat style, but as we reported last month, its high player concurrency...

Multiplayer survival sandbox SCUM hits Steam early access, touts realistic defecation

Devolver Digital's SCUM released this week, and I'm not talking about the stuff inside their drain - I'm talking about the multiplayer survival game,...

Absolver is free-to-play this weekend as concurrency has dropped off

When Absolver launched last summer, it was doing pretty well for itself, with 30,000 concurrent players - so many, in fact, that it struggled...

Absolver shows off its upcoming free expansion, Downfall

It's been quiet on the Absolver ranch for a while after the development team spent the early part of the year working on refining...