Con in Cologne, Germany, usually in August every year.

Black Desert beats the heat with six weeks of Termian Waterpark festivities

I dunno about you folks, but where MOP is headquartered, we're on our third straight day of "extreme heat" warnings, bad enough for the...
Binding, binding.

WoW Factor: Guessing at the next World of Warcraft expansion announcement using math

Here's the genesis of this particular article: I saw speculation over on Blizzard Watch that we were about a year too early for a World...

Blizzard decides to skip Gamescom 2019 as part of cost-cutting efforts

The con circuit has always been a sort of expected course for games companies to run, like the Tour de France except with less...

Gamigo is apparently going to throw a party in Cologne

"Are you planning a vacation in Europe any time soon? If not, you definitely should," exclaims Rift's official Twitter account as it's being used...

The top winner of this year’s Guild Wars 2 Friend/Ships contest is getting a trip to Gamescom 2019

Fancy a free trip to this year's Gamescom in Cologne, Germany? Then you're gonna want to take stock of ArenaNet's latest Guild Wars 2...

Shroud of the Avatar studio Portalarium confirms it’s taken over European publishing from Travian

Back in October, we briefly covered the news that Travian Games, Shroud of the Avatar's European publisher since 2017, appeared to no longer be...
You know, it can really be your jong.

BlizzCon 2018: Blizzard defends Diablo Immortal, hints at more Diablo projects on the way

"I'd like to thank April Fools Guy for setting off what's sure to be two solid weeks of hand-wringing over the time/place etiquette of...

SoulWorker addresses PvP, login rewards, and the future of the game

Yesterday, the folks at GameForge posted a new Q&A video that was recorded during Gamescom 2018, in which SoulWorker Product Manager Noemi and Live...

Trove interview teases upcoming Geode surface world, gem tutorial, dungeon design, and Bomber Royale’s reception

At the tail end of September, Trove website Trovesaurus posted up a belated but quite welcome Gamescom interview with Trion Worlds that gives a...
we wanted to love you

Tencent is restructuring amidst continued Chinese game industry woes

Tencent is having a terrible, horrible, no good very bad year so far. Sure, its problems began when Monster Hunter World had to get...

New World’s forts and campfires will be your sanctuaries against the darkness

If you're hungry for even more New World previews, then PCGamesN has another take on the same demo that outlets got to experience at...

Star Citizen partially reverses CitizenCon streaming paywall decision after community erupts

Note: We've updated the end of this post with the latest developments since the article went live Friday morning. The Star Citizen subreddit has been...
We may also not be in Telara, either.

Trion Worlds rebuts staffing rumors, confirms RIFT is not in maintenance mode

We received a concerning tip today claiming MMORPG company Trion Worlds was forcing employees into paid time off ahead of some sort of September...

Gamescom’s 370,000 attendees set another record for the biggest European gaming show

Gamescom continues to kick butt and take names - 370,000 of them, in fact. That's how many people showed up in Cologne to attend Europe's...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 184: Gamescom spectacular

Justin and Bree discuss Gamescom, anticipated MMOs, Ashes of Creation, New World, Maplestory 2, Torchlight Frontiers, Just Survive, and World of Warcraft, with mailbag entries on racing to the level cap and amazing visual moments in MMORPGs.

Gamescom 2018: Torchlight Frontiers’ demo sparks interested queries

The team at Echtra Games certainly has its hands full with showing off Torchlight Frontiers at Gamescom and fielding countless questions from fans and...
Remember when this was what we were taking about?

Anthem’s beta is admittedly a demo, according to BioWare

The use of the term "beta" has morphed a lot over the years, moving from its original definition as a test phase to being...
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Gamescom 2018: World of Warcraft dives into Azshara’s backstory and hosts a concert

It turns out that Blizzard was saving something special for Gamescom 2018 after all. At the show, the World of Warcraft studio unveiled the...

Star Citizen rolls out the Mercury Star Runner concept ship during Gamescom

Happy Friday. Star Citizen has a new concept ship. The Mercury Star Runner has an adorable name, a snowspeeder profile, and a fat pricetag: $200...

Gamescom 2018: Crowfall offers starter pack sale, talks Pre-Alpha 5.8

The team from ArtCraft is busy drumming up excitement over Crowfall at Gamescom this week. In addition to handing out t-shirts like there's no...