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Massively Overthinking: Do you keep MMOs installed for the login freebies?

MOP reader Styopa proposed this fun topic for Massively Overthinking this week, prompted, he said, by Standing Stone Games' recent promotions for

Working as Intended: The big list of City of Heroes rogue servers, 2020 edition

It's been a weird and wonderful year for City of Heroes fans. In April of 2019, the expose of a secret City...

Massively Uplifting: Communities and companies bolster COVID-19 relief and mental health support

April showers of good deeds bring May flowers of comfort and hope. And after the last couple of months, we sure could use a...
BURNS

Make My MMO: Crowfall’s Dregs GvG campaign is live for alpha players

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Crowfall has added the Dregs guild-vs.-guild campaign world to phase 2 of its ongoing alpha, marking what ArtCraft says...

The Soapbox: The sunsetted MMORPGs I miss the most

I'm pining for the fjords. Not in the way that would assume I'm becoming some jaded and angry MMO fan; I'm never going to stop...

City of Heroes’ rogue servers mark their first anniversary as the game itself turns 16

It's now been over a year since the City of Heroes community discovered the existence of a secret emulator, a discovery that led...

Into the Super-verse: Catching up with the big superhero MMOs

With the weirdness of the quarantine and how it's been impacting game development, I thought it might be a good time to take a...

City of Heroes Homecoming patches in asymmetrical costume parts and new support powerset

Fresh out of the test server and into the rogue server of City of Heroes: Homecoming comes the most important thing to...

City of Heroes rogue server creates a folding@home team for players to combat coronavirus

"Go. Fold. Kill Coronavirus," mandates the call to action from the City of Heroes: Homecoming team. The devs of the rogue server have...

Overwatch tests Echo while Heroes of the Storm preps ancient Greece event

It's been a homecoming long in the making, but finally Echo is arriving in Overwatch. The game's 32nd hero is currently on...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 262: Holly Holly oxen free

Justin and Bree discuss Daybreak's Holly Longdale's departure, City of Heroes' Homecoming video ban, PlanetSide 2's Escalation, Black Desert's birthday, Cryptic's chat nuke, Guild Wars 2's next episode, changing MMO opinions, and MMO automation, with adventures in LOTRO, WoW Classic, and SWG Legends.

City of Heroes Homecoming introduces asymmetrical gloves and boots options to the PTS

Oh, come on, City of Heroes: Homecoming devs! I already spend too much time in the costume creator of the game, and now...

Make My MMO: OrbusVR gets a permanent price cut, Book of Travels talks art

This week in MMO crowdfunding, OrbusVR, one of the few virtual reality MMOs out there, announced and implemented a permanent price cut...

City of Heroes’ Homecoming just outlawed video of their rogue servers

Eyebrows in the air this morning, as the largest group of City of Heroes rogue servers, Homecoming, just announced that they'll be

Massively OP Podcast Episode 261: PAX yay, GDC nay

Justin and Bree discuss PAX East, GDC, the coronavirus' impact on gaming, Magic Legends, Population Zero, Marvel Future Revolution, LOTRO and DDO, Funcom and Dune, and City of Heroes, plus adventures in AQ3D, CoH, and SWG Legends, with mailbag topics on everything MMOs and the doom of WildStar.
Cool times.

City of Heroes Homecoming players have racked up over 47 million hours

You know the old adage that superheroes and statistics go together like... well, nothing? That is, unless you're a stat-themed crusader. Actuarial Man or...

Global Chat: Neverwinter is ‘damn good fun’

You know what's an interesting trend among MMO bloggers lately? It seems that many of them are heading back to Neverwinter -- and...
Wait what

City of Heroes Homecoming tests new Shock Therapy powerset and Experimentation power pool

Care to see what's next for the rogue server of City of Heroes? Then get thee hence to the game's test server...

The MOP Up: Coronavirus concerns are impacting PAX East 2020

Sony became the biggest game company to pull out of Boston-based PAX East 2020, citing concerns about the coronavirus not-quite-an-epidemic. "Sony Interactive Entertainment...
We got it back, after all.

Perfect Ten: Dead MMOs resurrected via rogue servers

Last December, the Massively OP 2019 Awards gave its "Best Trend" nod to the rise of rogue servers in the MMO genre. Preservation...

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