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Perfect Ten: Why MMOs should never ditch text chat

If you ever want to feel what an MMO is like without any sort of text chat, then spend a stretch of time in...

Fallout 76 opens the PTS for Atlantic City America’s Playground as Burning Love begins today

Fallout 76 is generally not the game I would've picked to rush Valentine's Day, but here we are: In Bethsoft's latest Inside the Vault,...

Fallout 76 is heading to Shenandoah National Park in 2024

Even as Fallout 76 struts down the boardwalk of its December Atlantic City DLC, the team at Bethesda has its sights set on something...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 448: The holiday MMO rush begins

Justin and Bree discuss WoW Classic's Season of Discovery, EverQuest II's Ballads of Zimara, SWTOR's Chains in the Dark, ArcheAge's big Unchained merge, and Wagadu Chronicles' early access, with adventures in LOTRO and Project Gorgon, plus 2023 awards teases and a mailbag topic on getting into MMOs with too much content.

Fallout 76’s Atlantic City Boardwalk Paradise is live with two new expeditions

Fallout 76 is betting that you'll be back for Atlantic City Boardwalk Paradise, which is officially live today to send you to the Jersey...

Massively Overthinking: Penalties for failure in MMORPGs (beyond death)

MMOs generally have one big obvious penalty for failure, right? You die. Oh, usually not forever, not unless it's some niche hardcore realm, and...

Fallout TV series creators talk about its characters, story, and attempts to hit a ‘mordant comedy’ tone

Fans of the Fallout franchise with an eye on Amazon Prime’s upcoming TV series have thus far dug up information about only the cast,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 447: MMO hackers, headstarts, and proliferations

Justin and Bree discuss the hackings of Ethyrial and Fractured, Palia's beta update, City of Titan's test launch, World of Warcraft's paid expansion headstart, and Guild Wars 2's weapon proliferation beta, with adventures in Project Gorgon, LOTRO, Fallout 76, and WoW.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 445: Rally for Project Gorgon

Justin and Bree discuss Project Gorgon's community, Wayfinder's layoffs, LOTRO's Corsairs of Umbar, WoW's Guardians of the Dream, and Guild Wars 2's Through the Veil, with adventures in WoW, Fallout 76, LOTRO, and Project Goron, plus a mailbag topic on why more MMOs don't use contemporary real-world settings.

The MOP Up: Fallout 76 turns five years old

Fallout 76 is celebrating its fifth anniversary loud and proud this week with a birthday party on Tuesday, a special challenge event, and a...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 443: Endless adventures in cyberdreams

Justin and Bree discuss Guild Wars 2 Through the Veil, WoW Emerald Dream, BlizzCon 2023, Fractured early access, and Elder Scrolls Online Endless Archive, with adventures in LOTRO, New World, Fallout 76, and Garden Galaxy, plus a mailbag question on the best money sinks in MMOs!

Why I Play: Five years in, Fallout 76 has become expansive, flawed, and engrossing

War might never change, but Fallout 76? That sucker has changed a whole lot since its debut five years ago. For as long as I've...

Fallout 76 celebrates five years with streams, gifts, and events as Halloween comes to the wasteland

It's hard to believe it but Fallout 76 will be turning five years old in November, which means that Bethesda Softworks is preparing a...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 442: Harbingers of MMO hype

Justin and Bree discuss Final Fantasy XIV's Fanfest, SWTOR, Pantheon's 247 split, Albion Online's Wild Blood, Star Citizen, and Squadron 42, with adventures in LOTRO, New World, and Fallout 76, plus a mailbag topic on getting new players hooked on MMOs.

Bethsoft’s Pete Hines is retiring after 24 years to ‘enjoy life’

The gaming industry is losing another big name this week - and this one's actually a loss. In the same seven-day span that saw...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 440: It’s fall MMO content, y’all

Justin and Bree discuss New World's Rise of the Angry Earth, LOTRO's Corsairs of Umbar, expansions for EverQuest and EverQuest II, and Final Fantasy XIV's Growing Light, with a mailbag question on which studios could do justice to World of Warcraft.

Fallout 76 previews Atlantic City’s enemies, weather stations, and plushie rewards

As Bethesda barrels on toward Fallout 76's Atlantic City: Boardwalk Paradise, it's continuing to post videos showcasing what players can expect from the update....

Fallout 76 previews Atlantic City: Boardwalk Paradise’s factions and locales

Fallout 76 fans eager to head to post-apocalyptic Atlantic City have two choices: They can either literally go to Atlantic City in real life...

Fallout 76 confirms two-part Atlantic City update lands starting December 5, with PTR arriving October 3

Back in June, Fallout 76 announced plans for an Atlantic City expedition, though it was less like an announcement and more like a bookend...

Fallout 76’s season 14 is live, kicking off the kitschy Fight for Freedom

Feeling overwhelmed by all the launches today? Have another one: Fallout 76 is unfurling the banner of Season 14 aka Fight for Freedom as...