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Albion Online lays out its future roadmap with hideouts, hotspots, and customization

The Oberon update landed in Albion Online yesterday, along with news that the game is going free-to-play in just a few short weeks, but...
Picture more depth, though.

OrbusVR lays out big dungeon and PvP plans

If you don't have a VR headset, you couldn't really check in personally to see how OrbusVR was getting on with its early access....

WildStar briefs players on October plans, including new primal difficulties and Shade’s Eve

Attention, cupcakes and other sweet confections: WildStar has plans for October. You could probably guess that Shade's Eve would return again, of course, because...

Conan Exiles offers its first weekly progress report to fans

Last week, Conan Exiles players got an apology and a promise that Funcom would do a better job of communicating what was going on...
I'll be gone soon.

Lawbreakers plans for new onboarding experience and a new map in September

If you're a big fan of Lawbreakers, don't be dissuaded by the game's tiny player numbers on Steam; there's plans in the wings! The...
Harley left a long time ago.

DC Universe Online looks forward to a new powerset and two new stories

Ah, summer, the time of year when everyone inevitably starts thinking about the fall. It is what comes next, after all. So DC Universe...
He seems nice.

Funcom shares its future plans for Conan Exiles from the GDC show floor

It's full speed ahead for Conan Exiles development this year, with no plans to slow down the game's pace over the next several months....
Yes, no, maybe, I don't know.

Skyforge answers player questions about future development plans

Power scaling in video games is weird, and it gets even weirder than usual in Skyforge simply because you're playing actual gods. So you...
Let's get templarious. Assume that's a word.

Crowfall’s ‘development velocity to increase’

Now that it has the foundations of its systems in place, Crowfall has a lot more stuff to add into the game in a...
Just what.

A new engine remake is coming for Age of Wushu

If you had to make a list of the game that currently look the worst due to their engines preventing any better looks, you...
Everything is fine.

Riders of Icarus plans adjustments for Legendary dungeons

How do you feel about the Legendary dungeons in Riders of Icarus? Do you feel that they're tuned to just the right difficulty and...

Wisdom of Nym: Final Fantasy XIV’s unenhanced dungeons

One of the many things I like about Final Fantasy XIV is the fact that its scaling difficulties for dungeons don't simply mean more...
Would you like to see something unsettling?

WoW Factor: Sticking the landing of the Legion expansion

Next week, folks, it's go time. The expansion arrives, and so forth. My impressions of the expansion will start going out on Monday, but...

Wisdom of Nym: What I’d like to see (and probably won’t) in the next Final Fantasy XIV expansion

One of the things I do in this column, at times, is stomp on dreams. It's not really an intended function, but it's one...
We turned out all right.

The Daily Grind: When were you completely wrong in your predictions for an MMO?

It was just about three years ago that I was looking forward to both WildStar launching and Final Fantasy XIV relaunching. Back then, I...
In excelsis deio.

Gloria Victis adds short spears and client improvements

The long spearless nightmare that has affected Gloria Victis is finally over. With the game's most recent patch, players can craft all of the...
The magical man from happyland.

Allods Online teases a story and a raid with its next update

The next patch for Allods Online will lead players to the Winter Palace, which sounds like a lovely vacation spot. It brings to mind...
It's not just me, right?

Wisdom of Nym: The implications of Final Fantasy XIV’s E3 content

I am honestly fairly sure that I know where the entrance to to the Deep Dungeon will lie when it comes out in July....

Dungeons & Dragons Online is working on new classic adventure modules

It's always nice to know the future plans for your favorite game, partly because it's just nice to know that the team isn't simply...

Overwatch shares plans for bringing back competitive play

Every match in Overwatch is, by its very nature, a competition. You have two teams struggling to complete an objective; it's not going to...