in-game events

A proud, shamanistic tradition.

World of Warcraft welcomes Brewfest back to the game

The brewmasters of World of Warcraft's Brewfest have long kept up their silent vigil, but they return to the cities once more. Their mission:...

Awaken the Witch in Black Desert Korea’s teaser trailer

What does a Black Desert Witch look like when you wake her up? Now you can see! OK, maybe it's not quite the same...
I can't say it would be worse, exactly.

Neverwinter brings a live stage experience to consoles with Portobello’s Campaign

The new event for Neverwinter console players is just a little bit recursive. When you log into the game, you're taking part in a roleplaying...

Find out how to make the most of Guild Wars 2’s Ley-Line event

It's been a while since Guild Wars 2 shook hands with its old friend the Living Story, huh? Well, the good news is that...
It was a different time.

World of Warcraft kicks off the Midsummer Fire Festival

Do you remember the heady days of this time last year, when World of Warcraft had a big meaty content patch dubbed "Patch 6.2"...
Try your luck.

Final Fantasy XIV brings a new event to the Gold Saucer

Has your fervor for the Gold Saucer died down a bit? It's understandable if it has. That emporium of minigames and fantastic prizes hasn't...
Can we start, start over.

World of Warcraft kicks off Children’s Week

Are you just sitting around in your Garrison these days in World of Warcraft, waiting for the Burning Legion to stop farting about and...

The Stream Team: Party hearty with Hobbits for Lord of the Rings Online’s anniversary

There's no denying: Lord of the Rings Online throws some pretty good shindigs throughout the year. And the anniversary event is no different; players...

EverQuesting: A guide to EverQuest II’s monthly and yearly events

Anyone familiar with EverQuest II knows that Norrath likes to celebrate. The game is filled with so many holidays and festivals that it can...
Continue the epic struggle between good/evil teamups and neutral!

The Daily Grind: How frequently do you want events in an MMO?

I have a mixed set of feelings about the various Star Wars: The Old Republic reputation events. On the one hand, it annoys me...

Chaos Theory: The Secret World’s golden grind

Hello. My name is is MJ. And I have a golem problem. Boy, The Secret World got me good -- hook, line, and sinker. By the...
I thought she was a puppy.

SMITE kicks off the Rising Dawn promotional event

Amaterasu is the Japanese goddess of the sun, a new deity within SMITE's deific roster and a flexible one besides. But bringing Amaterasu alone...

WildStar challenges players to hunt world bosses this weekend

WildStar's world bosses are big, ornery, and the general sort of thing that lots of players need to band together to defeat. Nothing wrong...
This is the best-case scenario.

EVE Online’s winter events are all about players fighting… with snowballs

You've been playing EVE Online long enough to know that it's rarely good news when another ship arrives nearby and starts heading toward you...

Star Wars: The Old Republic outlines its December events

Ready for a month full of stuff happening in Star Wars: The Old Republic? If your answer is "no," the good news is that...
ho ho no

Star Trek Online shows off its winter event rewards

In Star Trek: First Contact, Captain Jean-Luc Picard outright states that human beings in the Federation are no longer motivated by the acquisition of...

ELOA hits open beta, launches in a week

We will assume that this morning you sprang out of bed, threw open the curtains, and shouted to the birds, "Hello world, it's ELOA Open Beta...
Yeah, we're boned.

MapleStory preps character server transfer event

So you've been playing MapleStory for a while, but when you convinced your friends to start playing, they all wound up playing on a...
This is... oh, you know the song, never mind.

Age of Conan kicks off a new Halloween event and a new raid

The spookiest of all possible holidays is almost here, and Age of Conan is getting in on the action with an all-new Halloween event....

The Stream Team: Exploring EverQuest II’s pre-expansion and killer bunny events

October is most definitely a time for events, and EverQuest II upped the ante with three at one time! Not only is the Halloween-inspired...