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Global Chat: How insistent are MMOs that you group up?

In a recent essay over at Inventory Full, the author looks back at a couple decades-plus of MMO gaming to recall how fast and...

Whatever happened to Osiris New Dawn, Cinderstone Online, and Magnificent 5?

Welcome back to a fresh edition of Whatever Happened To, the randomly occurring column in which we realize some MMOs have fallen off our...

Fallout 76 begins testing its summer cryptid patch

First of all, I think it's important for us to agree that "Summer Cryptids" would make a great name for a new garage band,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 418: Big Numbers Inc.

Justin and Bree discuss Mortal Exodus, Wayfinder, LOTRO, Elder Scrolls Online, Path of Exile, and Albion Online, with adventures in Fallout 76, City of Heroes, and LOTRO, plus a mailbag topic playing the hero vs. not in MMOs.

Fallout 76 prepares two strange new cryptids for this summer’s update

The strange, weird world of Fallout 76's post-apocalypse isn't getting any more sane. If anything, it's becoming even zanier with the addition of two...

Early access retro PvP MMORPG Leafling Online has sunsetted over waning interest

Hey, remember Leafling Online? It first scooted onto our radar about two years ago as a free-to-play retro 2-D, nostalgia-driven open PvP sandbox; players...

PvPvE dungeon crawler Dark and Darker was booted off Steam over stolen code allegations

Back in February during the Steam Next Fest demo event, we cast a light on Dark and Darker, a first-person PvPvE dungeon crawler from...

PSA: Steam’s Spring Sale offers up discounts for MMORPGs and expansions

Are you in the market for a new MMO or MMORPG to play? Then you might be interested to know that the Steam Spring...
Actually developing a title to not be a boring slog is a skill some developers have yet to master.

Perfect Ten: 10 franchises that deserve another shot at an MMO

Some experiments are attempted once and fail, and it's not hard to figure out why that didn't work. We don't really need to take...

Bless Global is already delisted on Steam after trying to push crypto racket

Did we expect anything different? Not really. Just days after Bless Global relaunched the franchise for the umpteenth time on Steam, the MMO was delisted...

Fallout 76 mutates into an even crazier game with this week’s patch

Squeaking in before the close of February was a hefty Fallout 76 update. The patch kicked off a cryptid-themed Season 12, improvements to the...

Fallout 76 goes cryptid hunting with Season 12

When the winter grows long and cabin fever sets in, a crazed mind longs for an outlet. So judge ye not harshly those who...

The MOP Up: Meet Starfall, a new indie Minecraft MMO

So many amazing projects have been birthed from Minecraft over the past decade-plus, including fully formed games. One of the newer of these is...

Dungeons and Dragons Online sleds into the Snowpeaks Festival today

Slither into your snowsuit and grab your frostiest of D20s because Dungeons and Dragons Online is embracing the wintry atmosphere with the return of...

Fallout 76 declares war on illegal weapon mods with today’s update

There's a reckoning taking place over in Fallout 76 today, a reckoning that perhaps is long overdue. Bethesda is rolling out a patch to...

Xbox CEO tells workers gaming division job cuts ‘were painful choices’

As readers know by now, last week Microsoft cut 10,000 people from its payroll, many of whom were part of the Xbox gaming division...

Halo Infinite and Elder Scrolls Online teams were hit by Microsoft’s 10,000-person layoff

Yesterday's Microsoft layoffs were just as bad as anticipated - 10,000 jobs slashed in one day - and it gets worse for gamers, as...

War Thunder players have now leaked military documents a grand total of five times to win forum arguments

So at MOP we include roundups at the bottoms of some of our articles when we have a lot of similar topics or related...

The MOP Up: Final Fantasy Record Keeper meets its finality

We're a little late to the party on this, but friend of the site Connor pointed out that Square Enix shut down yet another...

Global Chat: The MMO blogs you should be reading in 2023

Welcome to a new year of Global Chat -- and with it, the anticipation of a great assortment of MMO blog essays, questions, guides,...