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Make My MMO: Elite’s new Horizons (December 19, 2015)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, Elite: Dangerous launched the first chunk of its planned Horizons campaign, Albion Online celebrated 60,000 founders, and Ultima Online...

Elite: Dangerous offers training vids, support for Star Citizen

Elite: Dangerous is busy celebrating the launch of Horizons this week, but if you've never played before, you could probably use some training, and...

Elite: Dangerous’ Horizons goes live today

Elite: Dangerous' Horizons - specifically, the 1.5 ships update - is set for launch today. Horizons is considered the next season for the game's original version,...

Not So Massively: Counter-Strike nerfs all the guns (December 14, 2015)

Online gaming and e-sports are getting bigger by the day, and there are literally hundreds of popular online games out there that don’t really...

Elite: Dangerous expands its ‘Horizons’ next week

Elite: Dangerous is about to get a lot bigger with the launch of Horizons next Tuesday. Frontier's David Braben announced the date on the...

Elite Dangerous has launched Horizons beta

Pilots, mission control has given you the go-ahead for planetary landings. You may begin your descent. The beta for Elite Dangerous: Horizons is officially underway...

Elite Dangerous: Horizons beta delayed until Monday

Elite Dangerous players have probably already noticed that the expected start of the Horizons beta didn't happen on November 9th as planned. That's because...
We're in space.

Elite Dangerous shows off the system specs for Horizon in its latest newsletter

What will it take for you to land your ship on planets in Elite: Dangerous? Well, at the very least it will take a...

The latest Elite newsletter features a pretty cool Imperial Cutter

Frontier has released the 99th newsletter for Elite: Dangerous, which coincides with initial availability of the 1.5 ship update beta. There's also a slick new video...

Elite’s Horizons beta starts November 9

Development for Elite: Dangerous is moving right along, as evidenced by a recent livestream featuring Frontier founder David Braben that's been summarized on Reddit. The...

Not So Massively: LoL pro Doublelift kicked from e-sports team (November 2, 2015)

Online gaming and e-sports are getting bigger by the day, and there are literally hundreds of popular online games out there that don’t really...

Elite producer talks updates, events, and CQC testing

Frontier's latest website update talks up Elite's CQC beta and stress testing. The firm will throw Xbox and PC/Mac players together into one testing...

The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMO testing experience you’ve ever had?

I know I'm not alone in feeling beta-fatigue. I hear the same things I feel from you folks in our comments and from our...
This was not actually complex.

Elite: Dangerous brings back lifetime expansion passes before Horizons

The first expansion for Elite: Dangerous is on its way, but as a buy-to-play title there's a bit of confusion about who gets what...

The MOP Up: Fishing Planet will rule all

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we're deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...

Istaria releases a summer quality-of-life update

Istaria (formerly Horizons) is attempting to make good on its former promise of shoring up the game this year, as it's just released a...

Not So Massively: NSM at Gamescom 2015; Splatoon’s Octoling hack

It's been a fantastic week for online gaming with dozens of MOBAs and competitive shooters on the show floor at Gamescom 2015. Hi-Rez Studios...

Reddit revolt erupts over Elite: Dangerous expansion price

Not everyone was thrilled at today's news that Elite: Dangerous would be expanding to allow for planetary touchdowns with its upcoming Horizons expansion. One...

Istaria commits to shoring up the game in 2015

Not every MMO patch has to be a field of explorable content through which adventurers romp barefoot and fancy-free. Sometimes the unglamorous work of...