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Black Desert’s new axe-wielding Guardian is now live along with her launch events

The Guardian has officially joined Black Desert on PC here in the west as of today, wielding her trademark axe and shield to...

Black Desert’s PC roadmap dates Guardian Awakening, more Succession skills, and new continents

While players of Black Desert already had an idea of what was to come thanks to a content preview, there weren't many...
Not so close.

Global Chat: How fast should combat be in MMOs?

The speed of combat engagements in MMORPGs -- as rare as they may be -- was the topic du jour on a couple of...

LOTRO Legendarium: How did Lord of the Rings Online do in 2019?

When we gave Lord of the Rings Online the award this year for the Most Underrated MMORPG on the market, it came...

EVE Evolved: First impressions of the EVE Echoes mobile beta

EVE Online has been a PC MMO staple now for over 16 years, carving out a niche for itself as a long-term hobby...

Warframe of Mind: First impressions of Railjack (plus our guide to building your own)

When Digital Extremes first teased Codename: Railjack back at TennoCon 2018, it was exciting to say the least. Fly through space itself...
Full of sound and fury. Sadly.

Global Chat: Remembering the MMO fallen

A discussion chain has been rippling across the MMO blogosphere as of late, with writers reminiscing about online games that have lived and died...

Desert Oasis: A first look at Black Desert’s Dark Knight’s Succession skills

The Dark Knight holds a special place in my heart when it comes to Black Desert. She was the main reason I decided to...

Not So Massively: A Year of Rain is a promising RTS with a co-op focus

A Year of Rain sounds like the title of an introspective indie movie about overcoming depression. It also sounds like an accurate description...

Massively Overthinking: What MMO were you hoping to hear much more about this year?

Going through our coverage of 2019's MMOs, I realized there are a bunch of games that have previously been on our "anticipated" lists that...

ExileCon 2019: MassivelyOP’s hands-on with Path of Exile 2

Ever since Path of Exile 2 was revealed at ExileCon 2019, the hype has been real. Seven brand-new story Acts? Improved skill...

Flameseeker Chronicles: First impressions of Guild Wars 2’s Whisper in the Dark

ArenaNet has just dropped the first full installment of Guild Wars 2's the Icebrood Saga after a strong start with its...

LOTRO Legendarium: First impressions of Minas Morgul

To kick off this early look at Lord of the Rings Online: Minas Morgul, I want to start by taking a step...

Ship of Heroes and City of Titans share character creation test results

As you may have known, over the past month both City of Titans and Ship of Heroes have released their respective character...

First impressions: Overwatch on the Switch is mostly just Overwatch Mobile

Before Blizzard's bit of October unpleasantness, I was genuinely excited for the Switch release of Overwatch, though somewhat confused since it's clearly...

Into the Super-verse: Ship of Heroes’ character creator is bare-bones yet still engaging

Every once in a while, Hollywood releases a pair of movies from different studios at the same time that cover, more or less, the...

Hyperspace Beacon: How SWTOR added two Onslaught stories (but wrote only one)

Star Wars: The Old Republic prides itself on being a game with choices that matter. Fundamentally, one of...

Global Chat: Fallout Last

Bethesda's busy digging another grave for Fallout 76, this time by saddling the troubled online title with a problematic subscription service that is...
This, uh. This was a thing.

SWTOR has made almost a billion dollars, and EA is pleased. Most pleased.

It may not be World of Warcraft money, but Star Wars: The Old Republic has done quite well for itself since its...
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Wisdom of Nym: Prepping up for Final Fantasy XIV patch 5.1

Here we are, people; the day before Final Fantasy XIV patch 5.1. It's happening tomorrow, so let's hope you've finished up anything you...

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