Final Fantasy XIV restarts house demolitions on Chaos and Light following suspensions

If you play on Final Fantasy XIV's Chaos or Light data centers and have been enjoying your house, good news: You don't need to...

Villagers and Heroes iterates on its brand-new interior player housing system

It's not every day when we can point to a patch and say that it's a literal game-changer, but Villagers and Heroes' Homestead update...

Villagers & Heroes Homestead expansion brings player housing interiors to the 2011 MMO

Long-running and much-beloved 2011 indie MMO Villagers & Heroes already kinda has housing - let's just state that upfront. It has housing villages where...
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Final Fantasy XIV suspends European housing demolition in wake of Turkiye, Syria earthquakes

No one wants to be worried about stuff in a video game in the wake of a natural disaster, which is why Final Fantasy...

Villagers & Heroes will finally launch interior housing in early 2023

We haven't checked in on indie MMO Villagers & Heroes since its Halloween festivities, and truthfully our last hard looks at the game came...

Vitae Aeternum: New World should do more with its housing

I find the history of player housing in New World a strange one. Prior to launch, I had the impression housing was being treated...
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Final Fantasy XIV will turn house demolition back on next year

Normally, there's a system of house demolition in Final Fantasy XIV so players who do not visit their houses for an extended period of...

Vitae Aeternum: First impressions of New World’s greatsword and world revamp

We come now to part two of my early impressions of New World's sprawling Brimstone Sands update. Previously in our Vitae Aeternum column, I...
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Final Fantasy XIV makes more wards available to private buyers starting on July 10

Finding a house in Final Fantasy XIV can be a challenging prospect just insofar as needing to have access to a plot before you...

Not So Massively: First impressions of V Rising, launching into early access today

I'm still searching for a survival game that fits me. I enjoy a lot of the survival experience, but the games as a whole...

SWG Legends just announced farming, ranching, new houses, and the return of smuggler spice crafting

Maybe dropping a huge teaser for major new content is not the best thing to drop on Easter Sunday, but that's exactly what fan-run...

Massively on the Go: Pokemon Sun and Moon features that Pokemon Go still needs

When the Pokemon Sun and Moon games first came out, I discussed in this very column how that generation could be integrated into Pokemon GO....

Vitae Aeternum: The rent in New World is too damn high!

The wonderful thing about video games is that they let you experience impossible things that could never happen in the real world. Like buying...

Massively OP’s 2021 Awards: Best MMO Housing

Welcome back to Massively Overpowered's formal end-of-the-year awards! Today's award is for the Best MMO Housing of 2021, which was awarded to EverQuest II and...

Massively on the Go: Happy Home Paradise is the cherry on top of Animal Crossing New Horizons’ final update

I won't lie, the past week has been pretty fun for me. Animal Crossing: New Horizons' final update added so much to the game. Old...

Massively on the Go: Guide to Animal Crossing New Horizons’ Happy Home Paradise unlockables and bonuses

I suppose I should be thankful that Animal Crossing: New Horizons decided to launch its latest update early, as now I've had more time to...

Animal Crossing New Horizons’ massive November 5 update is already live

Christmas just keeps coming earlier and earlier these days, especially if you're an Animal Crossing: New Horizons fan. More than 24 hours in advance, Nintendo released...

Animal Crossing New Horizons adds cooking and island design in major update and paid DLC

If you thought Animal Crossing: New Horizons was effectively dead lately, you're not alone: The updates for the last six months were unhappy times even...

Considering the ‘housing crisis’ in MMOs like Ultima Online, FFXIV, and EVE Online

MMORPGs with limited digital real estate for player housing such as ArcheAge and Ultima Online may be hurting rather than helping the overall game,...

LOTRO devs talk housing improvements and hook consolidation

Housing may not be at the forefront of Lord of the Rings Online's feature set, but believe it or not, there are some very...