Official Site: Dofus
Studio: Square Enix/Ankama Games
Launch Date: September 2004 (French); September 2005 (English)
Genre: Turn-Based Strategy MMORPG
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Optional Sub, Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Mac, Linux

The Daily Grind: What’s your biggest complaint about mobile MMOs?

A few weeks back, we covered the launch of Dofus Touch, and I'm gonna be honest, it looks freakin' adorable. Ankama is a super...

The MOP Up: FFXIV recaps its PAX East appearance

In case you missed it in person, you can catch up with all of Final Fantasy XIV's PAX East 2024 developments in a recap...

Ankama launches DOFUS Touch on mobile as Waven adds new chapters and Wakfu rolls back a server

Ankama's MMOs have been busy this week: To start with, the French company has launched - actually, relaunched - DOFUS Touch on mobile, both...

Ankama’s Waven has officially entered early access today – and it’s F2P too

Ankama's new multiplayer title Waven has been a long time coming, but as of today, it's officially joined the ranks of free-to-play early access...

Ankama’s Waven heads to early access on August 16 – here’s the new trailer

Back in June, MOP's Fight or Kite columnist Sam dipped into Waven for the first time - and really liked it. The game is...

Ankama’s Dofus previews the benefits of its move from Flash to Unity

The next major era for Ankama's Dofus is heading our way as the game works on a transition from using Flash to Unity as...

Fight or Kite: Hands-on with Waven, Ankama’s new tactical card-driven MMO

I was provided an especially exciting treat this week. Anyone who’s been following the Fight or Kite column this year, even in passing, would...

Ankama recaps Waven’s alpha, sharing plans for PvP, co-op gameplay, and housing

Wakfu and Dofus developer Ankama has been working on its third title Waven for quite some time now, running tests and sharing update details...

Wakfu and Dofus’ newest sibling, tactical multiplayer game Waven, will launch by year’s end

Veteran MMO players already knew that Ankama, the French company that runs Wakfu and Dofus, has been working on another game, Waven. But today,...

Casually Classic: Eight legacy MMOs to satisfy that old school craving

It was just five years ago in 2018 that MassivelyOP formally recognized an interesting and heartening trend in the MMO space: the rise of...

MassivelyOP’s guide to 13 MMORPGs that you can play on Macs

Until I got my first Macbook this past December, I admit that I never really paid attention to what MMOs could be played on...

The MOP Up: Ankama, the studio behind Wakfu and Dofus, turns 20

This past week marked a huge milestone for the parent studio of Wakfu and Dofus, as Ankama turned 20 years old. To celebrate, Ankama...

The MOP Up: Warface tops 117 million registered players, Skyforge is up to 13 million

Warface -- no, not Warframe, it's that other game -- is being held up as one of the crown jewels in My.Games' portfolio. My.Games...
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The MOP Up: Halo Infinite’s cross-platform pledge

For those looking forward to Halo: Infinite's multiplayer shooty action, you should be pleased to hear that Microsoft has confirmed that the game will...

The MOP Up: Sims Online’s rogue server goes sunbathing

FreeSO, the rogue server for the late Sims Online, is getting into the spirit of the season with a whole bunch of beach- and...

Daybreak, Cryptic, City State, Frontier, and more MMO studios affected by worldwide pandemic shutdowns

As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to make itself felt, we've got another quick roundup of news relevant to MMO players. First, we've...

The MOP Up: Dofus gives its 2020 roadmap

After a wild 15th year anniversary, Dofus is prepared to crank out a great 2020. The game's roadmap outlined the upcoming year (brought to...

Dofus Retro revives a classic version of the Ankama MMORPG for its 15th birthday

The 15th anniversary celebration lined up for MMORPG Dofus has begun with Dofus Retro, the game's own classic server for those who want to...

Dofus celebrates 15 years of operation with a meta event and plans to launch a retro server

One of my favorite things about this genre is how the "lesser-loved" titles can keep on truckin' thanks to an established and engaged playerbase...
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Perfect Ten: MMOs that flirted with permadeath

This month, Dungeons and Dragons Online will be venturing where many MMORPGs have feared to tread: into the realm of officially supported permadeath. The...