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VR MMORPG OrbusVR reboots and expands as as OrbusVR: Reborn today

It's a big day for MMOs - and MMO players who've been itching to see more titles on VR. That's because OrbusVR officially...

Villagers & Heroes announces A Tale of Earth and Sea expansion and new Shaman class

Indie MMO sandbox Villagers & Heroes did not have the best winter, what with the game being hacked and all back in...

Lawful Neutral: The future of MMO game design in a streaming gaming world

It’s been an interesting few weeks for gaming. We saw the announcement of Google’s game streaming service, Stadia, and then Apple’s subscribe-to-access game...

Indie sandbox MMO Fractured will finally enter alpha one this month

Indie sandbox MMO Fractured is moving another step down the development line: It's just announced the start of its alpha next week. "The...

OrbusVR Reborn launches on April 23, will be an Oculus Quest launch title

You know, the MMORPG genre doesn't really get many virtual reality games, which is a shame - who doesn't want the holodeck? But there...

MMO Cartographer: Touching all the things in Project Gorgon

Welcome to MMO Cartographer! I'm Mia, and I'll be your guide through this winding journey through interesting MMORPGs - some small, some forgotten,...

Indie hacking MMO Spycursion admits defeat on Kickstarter, but game development will continue

We've been tracking the Kickstarter for upcoming hacking MMO Spycursion for several weeks now, and it's coming down to its last two...

Perfect Ten: MMOs that set themselves up as spiritual successors

As with the larger video game market, sequels aren't unknown in the MMO space. We've seen studios take a stab at following up successful...

MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: Astroflux, Star Sonata, and Mankind Reborn

Welcome back to another brief roundup of MMOs and other online games you've (probably) never heard of. Astroflux is an interesting one that...

Villagers & Heroes has dispatched extravagant compensation for February’s hacking mess

Back in February, we learned the startling news that the cutesy indie crosssplatform MMORPG Villagers & Heroes had been hacked. At...

Indie space-mining MMO Exocraft has launched today

If you're a fan of building spaceships and mining space rocks but aren't so much of a fan of the spreadsheets and subterfuge that...

Confusing ports of One Hour One Life demonstrate the frustrations of generous public domain games

Remember indie game One Hour One Life? Back in November, it made headlines for its Steam launch; it's an one-man-dev-team MMO where you...

Indie cyberespionage sandbox MMO Spycursion sneaks into Kickstarter tonight

Back at the beginning of February, we covered an unusual indie PC MMORPG called Spycursion. It's basically a cyberespionage sandbox MMO rich...

Brave the American frontier in Virtual Basement’s upcoming Outlaws of the Old West, published by Snail Games

Step aside, Red Dead Online; there's a new wild-west sandbox moseying into town -- the newly announced Outlaws of the Old West...

Darkfall Rise of Agon has officially soft-launched its hybrid free-to-play ‘freemium’ model

Remember back when free-to-play was still a pretty rare thing, and we used to run polls on which MMOs would go free-to-play next? And...

Project Gorgon drops big patch with solo dungeon and tons of balance adjustments

Yesterday, we covered Project Gorgon's development cadence and Elder Game developer Eric Heimburg's explanation for why he hadn't just hired on...

Brad McQuaid’s Pantheon elaborates on its alpha timeline modifications

If you've been watching Visionary Realms' MMORPG Pantheon closely, you might be wondering about its development cadence, especially given its timeline shifts. Back at...

Project Gorgon dev on hiring and content cadence: ‘I can confidently say we are not gonna fail’

Are you grumpy about how long some indie games take to develop? Yeah, join the club - the indie devs are too. That's the takeaway...

Indie sci-fi sandbox Prosperous Universe is rejiggering its roadmap

Prosperous Universe is probably one of the more underrated MMORPG sandboxes we've covered over the last year, chiefly because of its browser-based nature....

Indie superhero MMORPG Ship of Heroes releases fresh batch of custom city screenshots

I'd be willing to bet that most fans of City of Heroes would point to things like flight and super jump - especially...

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