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No Man’s Sky launches significant quality-of-life improvements and new features in tomorrow’s Synthesis update

Where the Beyond update in No Man's Sky changed the game, the upcoming Synthesis update will refine it. This new large-scale...

No Man’s Sky kicks off a new community research event and fixes numerous bugs in Update 2.12

There's a fresh update for the (now) multiplayer sci-fi survival sandbox No Man's Sky that provides a reason for more people to come...

The MOP Up: Plants vs. Zombies goes multiplayer

Do you remember that quirky personality-filled Plants vs. Zombies lane defense game from way back when? Popcap has been expanding that series franchise ever...
It's official, I can't tell the difference between this and TERA now.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 234: ArcheAge’s game changer

Justin and Bree discuss ArcheAge Unchained, WoW Classic, No Man's Sky, DDO, Neverwinter, and Elder Scrolls Online, with mailbag topics on the future of MMOs and the silent majority MMO playerbase.

Choose My Adventure: Rediscovering the simple joy of flight in No Man’s Sky

Boy is it good to be back here. I'll be honest, not much of what I did while flying around in No Man's Sky...

Remember the No Man’s Sky player-funded billboard? It’s up now!

Back in June, we covered a heart-warming story out of the No Man's Sky community, as player sought to raise money on a...

No Man’s Sky promises updates to move Beyond bugs

With virtual reality and much larger multiplayer functionality than before, No Man's Sky Beyond should be the toast of the town right...
I see.

No Man’s Sky heads into Beyond today

The latest update to No Man's Sky is at once the sort of thing that feels more isolating and less so. You...
Here we are.

The Daily Grind: Are there MMOs you’ve bought and never played?

It's sort of a running joke in the gaming world, especially for folks whose gaming revolves around Steam, that we all buy games cheaply...

No Man’s Sky discusses social spaces, cooking, animal taming, and other features of the Beyond update

It would appear, considering the timing of our source articles, that a media embargo lifted. No Man's Sky has been making the games...

No Man’s Sky Beyond gets a full launch trailer showing off its multiplayer environment

There's a lot of multiplayer support going on in No Man's Sky Beyond, the game's update arriving on August 14th. The latest trailer...
Beyond what, exactly?

No Man’s Sky: Beyond arrives on August 14

If you've been eagerly awaiting the release of No Man's Sky: Beyond, your wait is almost over. The next big update for...

No Man’s Sky may be on the verge of its massively multiplayer update

Can you feel that? That is the eerie calm right before No Man's Sky explodes with its biggest update ever. Or it could...
Here we are.

No Man’s Sky boss on why placating players with prattle rather than proof doesn’t work

Sometimes, as media, and surely as players, we wish a studio would just... stop talking. Just be quiet. Nothing you say is going to...

Massively Overthinking: Always be achievin’ (in MMOs)

A while back, my husband and I were idly chatting about MMO achievements. Neither one of us is much of an achievement hunter, or...

No Man’s Sky players raised so much money for a gratitude billboard that they’re giving extra to charity

It doesn't seem like all that long ago that No Man's Sky was in the headlines for all the bad reasons: toxicity,...

Massively Overthinking: What are your favorite MMO ‘chores’?

A few months ago, The Outline ran a piece on Red Dead Redemption 2 titled I don't wanna do my video...
We know what we know.

Massively Overthinking: Is there a ‘do or die’ moment for MMOs now?

This week MOP's Eliot and I were chatting about the wild summer the MMO industry is about to have, what with a whole bunch...
We'll find it eventually.

No Man’s Sky has a community devoted to transportation via black holes

In real life, as near as we can tell from the science, the only place you get transported to when you enter a black...

The MOP Up: Grab your Harry Potter nickname now!

When Harry Potter: Wizards Unite arrives later this year, by which name will you be known and feared? Lord Scooby? Mr. Cheddar? Fluffybutticus?...