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Into the Echo discusses time travel, ‘hub-and-spoke’ leveling, and community progression in an interview

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Last August we caught wind of Into the Echo, a time-traveling MMO from Canadian developer Etlok Studios that promised features like an emphasis on...

New World interview: Mutators, the midgame, the level 30 wall, and more

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Amazon dropped a positively massive video for New World this week, going in-depth on the January update and peeking ahead into what players can...

Nightingale was originally an MMO but scaled back to become more intimate

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Those hungry for details about the Victorian-themed survival game Nightingale would do well to read a new interview with Inflexion CEO Aaryn Flynn over...
YAAAAAAGH

Acti-Blizz buyout, day two: Labor, stock, Kotick, and the reasons behind the sale

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The news has been flying fast and furious over the last 24 hours since Microsoft announced it was buying Activision-Blizzard for just under $70B....

The MOP Up: Vendetta Online adds 27 custom missions

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Vendetta Online warped into the new year with a slew of events, more functionality for capships, and 27 additional custom-made missions. Reader Jason keyed us...

Second Life’s original founder rejoins the project to create the ultimate metaverse

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I swear, every time I have to write the word "metaverse" these days, a part of my soul dies and my eyes get a...
Mad fake mode.

Former Activision-Blizzard staffer likens the company to the Titanic

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Remember a few years ago when one of our quotes of the year was "our mentors are leaving in droves" - one Blizzard worker's...

ArcheAge bans more cheaters and revamps free trials in today’s update

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ArcheAge is down for maintenance this morning, but don't get too excited, as the patch notes reiterate that complete halt to the entire unlock...

Nightingale is aiming for ‘one united community’ by designing around the idea of ‘a million realms, one universe’

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Inflexion Games' CEO Aaryn Flynn is once again talking some big talk about Nightingale, the studio's multiplayer survival sandbox that was first revealed during...

Interview: ArcheAge studios on the move to Kakao, bans, land rushes, and the future of the game

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One of the surprises the end of 2021 had in store for MMO players was the move of XLGAMES' ArcheAge and ArcheAge Unchained from...
We still care.

Final Fantasy XI’s producer looks ahead to the 20-year anniversary of the game in 2022

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It's been 20 years since Final Fantasy XI originally launched in Japan... or rather, it will be in a few months. (The launch anniversary is...

Camelot Unchained details new resource node features, terrain updates, and the Viking home island

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The year is closing out for Camelot Unchained is closing out with the promise of progress on the RvR sandbox. The month of December's...

CCP Games CEO voices support for NFTs and play-to-earn schemes but won’t link EVE Online to a blockchain

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If you're an EVE Online fan, you might have been a bit concerned that the internet spaceship sandbox started dipping its toes into the...

Peter Molyneux’s multiplayer ‘blockchain business sim’ Legacy sells $53M in land NFTs before release

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If you feel strongly about another game making money off of concepts of internet spaceships, then you might have some feelings about what Peter...

Nightingale is all about choices, challenges, and consequences, Inflexion CEO says

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We're calling dibs on creating a character named "Florence" for Inflexion Games' newly announced Nightingale. But even if we don't get that, we're still...
Hey! You! Go punch a thing!

New World’s director discusses testing cadence, future features, and contending with update issues

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By now New World's unsteadiness is well-known among MMORPG fans. The game's initial launch caught fire, but over the past few months the game...

Book of Travels studio discusses its unusual combat and ‘slow’ gameplay loop

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Book of Travels' early access launch this fall was always destined to be on the smaller side since it's a bit of a niche...

Lord of the Rings Online explains how its delayed legendary item track works

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While it was supposed to be a launch day feature for Fate of Gundabad, Lord of the Rings Online's new legendary item reward track...

The MOP Up: Ultima Online plays Santa and hands out gifts

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Ultima Online is really into gift giving this season, so head in and get yours before they're all gobbled up: "We wish to offer...
The first one was enough.

Second Life’s Philip Rosedale is skeptical about the promises of the metaverse

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Let's not kid ourselves, everyone: Second Life was doing the metaverse thing before the metaverse was cool. It's basically entirely built around the idea of...

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