Ghost MMO devs discuss ideas for the game’s crafted and randomly generated zone design

The Ghost MMO being developed by Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street's indie firm Fantastic Pixel Castle, or as I like to call it Big Greggy's Fantastical...

End-of-Year Eleven: All the upcoming MMOs to watch in 2024 and beyond

We've said it before, but this time we really mean it: The future of MMORPGs looks amazing. Contrary to years when we've seen only...

Following Bobby Kotick’s exit, former ABK devs call out his toxic management and Overwatch 2 sabotage

Now that Bobby Kotick has floated away from Activision-Blizzard on a doubtlessly diamond-encrusted platinum parachute, some former developers at Blizzard are feeling confident enough...

Greg Street’s Ghost MMO heralds 2024 focus on prototyping combat, classes, art, and player-owned land

Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street is probably one of the few people who can get off calling his MMO project Ghost without coming off as screechingly...
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End-of-Year Eleven: The biggest MMO stories of 2023

Some years, it's hard to really cut a distinction between the biggest stories of a year and the biggest surprises. There can be a...

The MOP Up: Into the Echo’s crafting ties into exploration and socialization

Upcoming time travel MMO Into the Echo posted a high-level overview of its crafting system, saying that it'll be necessary to make spells and...

Greg Street’s Fantastic Pixel Castle hints at the possibilities of its ‘Ghost’ MMO in hour-long Q&A

Will Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street's new Fantastic Pixel Castle be able to bring the goods when it comes to developing an MMORPG? Ever since the...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 444: The return of BlizzCon

Justin and Bree discuss BlizzCon 2023, World of Warcraft The War Within expansion, the Worldsoul Saga, WoW Classic Cataclysm, WoW Classic's Season of Discovery aka don't call it Classic Plus, with a few bits about Overwatch 2, Hearthstone, and Diablo IV, plus adventures in Warcraft Rumble and My Time at Sandrock.

Greg Street announces his new MMORPG, dubbed Ghost and funded by NetEase

Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street has been talking big on Twitter about his new game studio and new MMORPG following his exit from Riot Games and...

Greg ‘Ghostcrawler’ Street ruminates on fixing MMORPG progression design failings

Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street is obviously no stranger to MMORPG design and its tripping points, so when he took to Twitter on a self-described rant...

Riot MMO’s principal game designer steps down in what former Riot dev calls ‘a natural part of the life cycle of a game dev’

The MMORPG that Riot is developing has apparently lost another member of its senior staff. Justin "Xenogenic" Hanson announced his departure from Riot this...

Greg ‘Ghostcrawler’ Street is already forming a new MMO studio

When Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street announced a month ago that he was leaving Riot Games - and the MMORPG his team there was building -...

The Riot MMO marches onward, Riot says, following Ghostcrawler’s departure

On this week's MOP Podcast, Justin wondered aloud whether Riot Games itself had addressed the departure of Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street from his role leading...

Greg ‘Ghostcrawler’ Street leaves Riot – and the Runeterra MMO he was spearheading

Greg Street aka Ghostcrawler, formerly of Blizzard and World of Warcraft fame and lately of Riot Games, has apparently decided to leave Riot -...

Riot MMO lead still cagey about game details as he talks about career and online RPG design

While it is not the detail-laden treasure chest of information that fans of Riot's upcoming Runeterra MMORPG were hoping to hear, a recent interview...

Runeterra MMO director talks about MMORPG design and monetization in interview preview

Riot Games' in-development Runeterra MMO has been a topic of discussion for director Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street for a long while now, and while there's...

Riot’s Greg Street explains the Riot MMO’s purported ‘low-key’ reveal

Can we pause for a second to contemplate how blissful it will be when we actually get a real title for Riot Games' MMORPG?...

Riot doesn’t want the Runeterra MMO to ‘be the only game you will ever play’

Riot Games' Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street has been dropping more words on Twitter to tease and hype the MMORPG he's spearheading for the company. The...

Greg Street clarifies Riot MMO progress: ‘It is going great. The team is so stacked.’

A few weeks ago, Riot Games' Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street came out on Twitter to give a bit of an update on how things are...

Greg ‘Ghostcrawler’ Street says the Riot MMO will likely be his ‘last major franchise’

Riot Games' not-so-secret MMORPG is "likely" to be the last big game project that Executive Producer Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street will work on in his...