Official Site: Glitch
Studio: Tiny Speck
Launch Date: September 27, 2011
Launch Date: December 9, 2012
Genre: Whimsical 2-D Sandbox
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Cash Shop, Multiple Optional Subs)
Platform: PC (Browser)

The Daily Grind: How often do you claim refunds on MMOs?

Chargebacks were a big deal in 2016: Black Desert, ArcheAge, and No Man Sky were all embroiled in community drama thanks to perceived chargeback...

Winter festivities arrive in Black Desert today

It's Christmas in Black Desert! Or at least it will be once the extra maintenance is over. Kakao is kicking off the winter festivities today...

Jukebox Heroes: Massively OP’s guide to grabbing 120+ MMO soundtracks

One of the most common questions that I'm asked from my adoring throngs on the street is, "Justin, where oh where can I get...

Massively Overthinking: Our five favorite MMORPGs of all time

Earlier this week, Redditor maxpower888 started an epic thread on the /r/mmorpg sub asking everyone to chime in and name his or her top five...

Massively OP’s guide to the best upcoming indie MMORPGs, part two

Last week, we introduced the first part of our guide to the best upcoming, in-development indie MMORPGs -- yes, the list was so long that...

Here’s what’s going on with Glitch’s successors

We are fast approaching the late, lamented Glitch's birthday on September 27th, and to mark the occasion, we thought we would check in with...

Massively OP’s guide to the best upcoming indie MMORPGs, part one

When you write for an MMORPG website that covers literally hundreds of games and could probably add in hundreds more that are extinct, are...

Hyperspace Beacon: SWTOR’s bonus chapter wins because of story

As threatened, the Shroud is back and like you’ve never seen him before. Seriously, you’ve never seen the Shroud like this. Star Wars: The...

Massively Overthinking: Guilty pleasures in MMORPGs

This week's Massively Overthinking question comes to us from Patron Duane, who asks, "Do you take simple joy in MMO mechanics that are often referred...
Both hands!

Guild Wars 2 suffers technical difficulties, pushes out gifts following rollback

If you're logging into Guild Wars 2 today, expect a bit of weirdness. Yesterday's patch caused a soulbinding glitch that took the servers offline and...

Children of Ur adds localized weather

What's the weather going to be like today in your game? You might just have to ask this if you're apt to play Children of...

One Shots: Cave art

True fact: One of the earliest attempts to screenshot the action in an MMORPG took place as prehistoric cave paintings in France. Another true...

RuneScape marks anniversary of a somber player massacre with… another massacre

For some, the pain of one of the most infamous events in RuneScape's history will never go away. For others, it's something that they'd...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 67: Mailbag spectacular

Justin and Bree dive into the mailbag for an all-Q&A show with questions submitted by you!

Jukebox Heroes: Great tunes from dead MMOs

When a beloved MMORPG is canceled, it doesn't entirely vanish without a trace. After all, there are thousands (if not millions) of eyewitnesses with...

The Daily Grind: How would canceled MMOs be doing right now if they were still operating?

Many of us have our private (or not-so-private) sorrows regarding shuttered MMORPGs. Yes, we wish that they were still alive and often opine that...

Betawatch: WoW Legion is launching in August (April 22, 2016)

This week, Blizzard announced that World of Warcraft's sixth expansion, Legion, will indeed arrive this summer as planned. August 30th is the big day....

Children of Ur adds skills and buffs to its alpha

What's a Glitch remake without a hearty dose of skills and buffs? A poor remake, that's what! Fortunately for Children of Ur, the TinySpeck-sanctioned...

Battle Bards Episode 72: Listeners’ request anniversary

Can you believe it -- it's the third anniversary of Battle Bards already! Three years ago, Steff, Syp, and Syl joined forces to create...

WildStar performs three-hour rollback due to technical glitch

Yesterday wasn't one of WildStar's better days of operation, as a technical glitch started causing players to lose characters, items, and saved wardrobe outfits....