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Wallpaper Engine’s rise in popularity is likely thanks to Chinese gamers using it as a porn delivery system

"The Internet is for Porn" as the Avenue Q song goes, which appears to be holding true in the unique case of Wallpaper Engine,...

Genshin Impact’s latest 3.0 update preview takes players through the rainforests and deserts of Sumeru

Genshin Impact is once again hoping to get its players excited about the upcoming 3.0 update with a new preview video, this time focusing...

One Shots: Under an alien sky

There aren't many MMOs that genuinely make you feel like you're on some sort of unknown planet instead of an analogue to Earth, but...

Genshin Impact brings a new character, new weapon, and several challenges in Summer Fantasia update

What the heck is a Summer Fantasia? As far as Genshin Impact is concerned, it's the subtitle of its Version 2.8 update that's out...

Genshin Impact stirs up hype for its 3.0 update with new story, character, and element previews

The Sumeru region has likely been on the minds of Genshin Impact fans a lot recently. It has certainly been on the lips of...
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Genshin Impact preps up for patch 2.8 releasing on July 13

Genshin Impact knows what detectives are. They're fighters who punch things with the elemental power of wind. Right? That's how detective-ing works. It's how...

Genshin Impact’s next update is being delayed for an unknown length of time

The update cadence of Genshin Impact has been consistent enough that one could practically set their watch to it, so it's very likely a...

Genshin Impact’s next update brings a new story area and the world’s prettiest samurai

To be fair, all of the characters in Genshin Impact could be described as desperately pretty, but the next character arriving in the 2.6...

The Stream Team: Backseat streaming drives into Genshin Impact

In an era of armchair warriors, we bring you Backseat Streamers! Here, Massively OP's Chris and MJ get to take a backseat and watch...

The MOP Up: Uncharted Waters Online decodes the secrets of human heritage

Uncharted Waters Online's "greatest challenge yet" arrived last week with its Olympia patch. This update added a new legacy theme to decode, a fight...

Massively Overthinking: Lost Ark and its place in the MMORPG genre

We've all been watching Lost Ark a very long time; I remember writing an article about it way back in 2014 because I was...

Massively Uplifting: MMOs show true love through helping kids, planting trees

Attitudes and thoughts about Valentine's Day vary widely, from crass commercialism to idyllic romanticism to complete indifference. But the fact remains that the spirit...

Genshin Impact brings Yae Miko, more Enkanomiya content, and player-customized dungeons on February 16

Genshin Impact fans already knew that Yae Miko was coming to the game's roster as a playable character thanks to a leak, but now...
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Vague Patch Notes: The MMO term ‘pay-to-win’ is a red herring

It probably hasn't escaped anyone who has been reading my writing over the past several years that I have something of a vendetta against...

Genshin Impact’s next playable character is leaked as the Fleeting Colors in Flight update goes live

If learning about one of the next playable characters in Genshin Impact enters spoiler territory for you, then you'll probably want to stop reading...

Genshin Impact celebrates the real-life Alps with a web event and promotions at an Alpine ski resort

Is it weird to celebrate a mountain? Genshin Impact developer miHoYo didn't bother to stop and ask itself that question and instead is commemorating...

Genshin Impact prepares its next version update for January 5

It's almost time for the next major update for Genshin Impact, but you're going to have to wait a little longer. Specifically, you're going...

Genshin Impact fan creates a limited set of fully functional condoms

Whether you want one as a collectible or you want one for actual use, you can soon get yourself a Genshin Impact condom thanks...

Massively Overthinking: The best MMO music of 2021

We've decided to pull back our MMO music awards this year and make the decision a little less formal, partly because of how hard...

Genshin Impact adds new events, reruns Albedo and Eula gatchas, and summons the Golden Wolflord on November 24

Snow. It's cold and wet and it gets everywhere, and it's going to be everywhere players of Genshin Impact venture in one of the...