halloween 2018

Jukebox Heroes: Rappelz’ soundtrack

When you cover a metric ton of MMOs and other related games professionally, it becomes an interesting task to keep them all straight in...

MapleStory 2 interview: The Soul Binder, PvP, music, the western front, and battling pay-to-win

MapleStory 2 charmed our previewer, our podcasters, even our writers when it came time for picking out the underdog MMO of 2018, thanks in...
This was once controversial!

The Game Archaeologist’s ultimate MMO archives v2.0

While The Game Archaeologist columns take up the most time of any project I do here at Massively OP, I absolutely love doing them...

Battle Bards Episode 134: Halloween and Christmas

It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas! And, er, Halloween! Well, the Battle Bards were never much for subtlety, so you must excuse...

Massively OP’s 2018 MMO Video Game Music Awards

We have been talking a lot about what we've been playing this year and what we're looking forward to in 2019 and beyond, but...
No, really, Tears for Fears.

Mad World shows off its improved skill system, but no Steam in sight

While the cross-platform hack-and-slash MMO Mad World was supposed to arrive on Steam this fall, it looks as though the project is going to...

Snag a MU Online, MU Legend, C9, Flyff, or Rappelz gift in Webzen’s Winter 2018 giveaway

Webzen is celebrating the multi-week winter holidays this year with a round of bonus events across its whole catalogue of MMOs, including including MU...

Funcom will debut its next Conan game this Saturday

A month ago during its last investor call, Funcom clarified that it was working on at least six new games in addition to its...

World of Warships battles Brits and hails Halloween

World of Warships is steaming ahead with a whole lot of content in Patch 0.7.11. Don't let the extra decimal places fool you: This...
Not paying attention is not a mark of honor.

Massively OP’s guide to MMO Thanksgiving 2018

Unlike with Halloween and Christmas, it seems like MMORPG developers never quite know what to do with the Thanksgiving holiday. Vastly fewer games celebrate...

SuperData: Red Dead Redemption 2 and Call of Duty dominate October as Blizzard titles slip

Surprising absolutely no one, Red Dead Redemption 2 killed it (and the horse it rode in on) in October. According to SuperData's digital games...
Doooo not care

The MOP Up: Free Overwatch this Thanksgiving

Don't have Thanksgiving plans past gorging on dead bird carcasses and mashed-up roots? Blizzard has just the thing for you: Free Overwatch! "From November 20th...

FFXIV Fan Festival 2018: Q&A with Producer and Director Naoki Yoshida

The question and answer portion of the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival actually came before the Letter from the Producer, and as a result it...

The MOP Up: Pagan Online slams ARPGs and MOBAs together

Tack this on your list of action-RPGs to watch. Mad Head Games announced that it is developing a blend of ARPG and MOBA with...

The Daily Grind: What MMO festival reward do you use year-round?

MMORPG holidays are funny events because while we kill ourselves to get thematic costumes, toys, mounts, and other goodies, the second the event is...

The Stream Team: Back to Halloween battles in World of Warships

If Massively OP's MJ had to vote today for a second chance at a Halloween event, she'd choose World of Warships. And her vote...

Chronicles of Elyria marches forward to alpha testing

Ever take stock of things and realize that it's been a long time since you last checked in on a developing MMO? If that's...

Funcom is now working on at least six new games, including a new open-world multiplayer title

Man, just a couple of years ago, there was serious concern that Funcom wouldn't make it another quarter, and now here we are in...

The Stream Team: Neverwinter’s Masquerade of Liars

In the realm of Halloween events, Neverwinter boasts one of the most uniquely -- and aptly -- named! The Masquerade of Liars is still...

Shroud of the Avatar details continuing work on fishing, teases roleplay content stream

Halloween is over, and you know what that means: Yep, two whole months of Christmas. Shroud of the Avatar is already teasing its winter...