future updates


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...
What even is this game, does anyone know?

VALOFE opens up its Atlantica Online servers

Mind the dust, folks, and enjoy that new server smell. Atlantica Online's new North American servers come online today under the stewardship of VALOFE,...
Iconic or no, I just don't care.

The Daily Grind: How do you handle being wrong about speculation with an MMO?

A new expansion is a time for fan communities to come together and speculate about what's coming next. What will be the next batch...

AdventureQuest 3D plans major November content update

Now that AdventureQuest 3D has survived the days of testing, it can enter into the next perpetual phase of MMO development, also known as...

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...

World of Warcraft teases the Legion pre-patch

When will World of Warcraft players experience the Legion pre-patch? Despite the fact that the opening lines of the most recent development dispatch promise...
'Problem' is not a synonym for 'thing I personally don't like.'

Wisdom of Nym: Final Fantasy XIV’s silent design plans

I do not envy the team behind Final Fantasy XIV in some respects. In many ways, the game is the poster child for developing...

Black Desert plans special events for the game’s launch

The final beta test for Black Desert recedes into the horizon, but that's all right; there are only a few more days before the...
Online, offline, who cares?

Fans overwhelmingly vote for offline pledge rewards in Shroud of the Avatar

If you want to play Shroud of the Avatar online, there's stuff that you can have only by pledging support for the game at...
Samurai still not confirmed, somehow.

Final Fantasy XIV welcomes players to another year of updates

It's sometimes difficult to believe that Final Fantasy XIV has been running for five years now in one form or another. A new letter...
That map is big? Yeah, yeah, yeah! It's not small? No, no, no!

Neverwinter demos its biggest map ever

The more things you want going on in a single map, the bigger the map needs to be. If all you want is for...
Oh, thanks for the promise to eventually answer in the future.

Trion addresses Defiance players’ requests for more content

The newest set of answers from the Defiance developers to player questions is available now. The bad news (always start with the bad news)...
Dungeons? Check. Dragons? Check. What else could need changing?

Neverwinter outlines new and upcoming changes

When lead designer Scott Shicoff took point on Neverwinter, his first dispatch to the community was a statement that he and the rest of...
This is not the knighthood.

Dark Age of Camelot newsletter addresses future changes

The first newsletter for Dark Age of Camelot under Broadsword's management is out now, and it's largely looking to the future. The casual group...