Co-op multiplayer heist-’em-up FPS Payday 3 releases today

The digital streets of New York City are facing a special kind of crime wave as the heisting supercriminals of the Payday Gang are...

Conan Exiles marches onward to a purge-filled chapter two of the Age of War today

Funcom has made good on its promise to expand Conan Exiles with the launch of the second chapter of the Age of War, the...

Jagex-pubbed RuneScape-inspired Melvor Idle releases Atlas of Discovery expansion

Last year, we covered the unexpected rise of Melvor Idle, a solo indie idle game based heavily on RuneScape and ultimately published by Jagex...

Grim Dawn unveils its Fangs of Asterkarn expansion and version 1.2 update

Bundle up for some frigid weather, Grim Dawn fans. The ARPG has just introduced its next expansion, and it will indeed take players to...

The Division 2 delays its next season and elongates the length of all seasons

So there's good news and bad news for The Division 2 players today. The good news is that Ubisoft isn't abandoning you! The bad...

Dungeons and Dragons Online releases its new Vecna Unleashed adventure DLC and Update 61

Today is the day when Dungeons and Dragons Online players can "experience the thrilling climax of the Codex of the Infinite Planes Saga" and...

The Elder Scrolls Online is free-to-play right now thanks to QuakeCon

If you didn't snag a free copy of The Elder Scrolls Online last month when it was in promo mode on EGS, then you're...

Red Dead Redemption is getting a basic re-release, Red Dead Online continues its shambolic updates

Rockstar Games appears to be continuing to take the minimum viable product path when it comes to supporting the long-suffering Red Dead Online fanbase...

PSA: Lost Ark’s August update’s progression revamp stretches all the way into the cash shop

Last night, Amazon reupped several changes to Lost Ark that ought to have big ripple effects for tier progression as of the August update. Essentially,...

The Soapbox: Why The Secret World really failed

We're back with part two of my long-overdue post-mortem of The Secret World, my favourite MMORPG of all time. In the first part I...

Massively Overthinking: Old zones vs. new zones in MMORPGs

I've been playing a lot of Lord of the Rings Online lately, in both very old zones from Moria and earlier and some of...

Elder Scrolls Online riles up players with Update 39’s endeavor changes

Following June's release of Elder Scrolls Online's Necrom chapter, the MMO's dev team is turning to quality-of-life improvements for the upcoming Update 39. And...
Sometimes you do a job and you gotta monetize it.

MMO Burnout: Final Fantasy XVI is a high-water mark for the franchise in every way that matters

Over the coming days, weeks, months, and likely years, we are going to watch a whole lot of fighting happen over Final Fantasy XVI....
I circle the waterfront, I'm watching the sea.

WoW Factor: Hardcore progression, speedrunning, and closed environments

So in one of the least surprising surprises ever, we're getting official support for hardcore realms in WoW Classic. That's not a bad thing,...
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Rumor: Guild Wars 2’s next expansion name appears to have leaked thanks to Steam and the USPTO

Awww, we were hoping the days of Guild Wars 2 leaks were finally past us, but this latest leak - purportedly of the next...

Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak sees its final update with a new monster variant, new quests, and new skills

Today has seen the final content update arrive to Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak, which is being called a "bonus update" owing to the fact...

Massively on the Go: Five features location-based MMOs keep using – but shouldn’t

I was hoping to cover a couple of other location-based games besides Jurassic World Alive this month, but as I played them, there were a...

Black Desert’s Land of the Morning Light expansion launches in the west on June 14

Finally, we've got a hard date for Black Desert's Land of the Morning Light expansion: It's rolling out to the west on June 14th....

Dungeons and Dragons Online adds a scavenger hunt in its latest hardcore season

Finding a hidden surprise in newly released content is fun, but it appears that some of that fun is being spoiled for players of...

EG7 Q1 2023: EG7 pulled in a record $54M last quarter, and Daybreak is a huge chunk of it

Enad Global 7 aka EG7, the company that owns Daybreak, Standing Stone Games, and Piranha Games and is effectively still being run by Daybreak...