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Ashes of Creation answers questions about classes, gameplay systems, PvX, and guild features

Last night Ashes of Creation held a community AMA, though the community in question was made up of specifically selected influencers. You might think...

Ashes of Creation video shows off its enchanting nighttime ‘magic’

It still feels like Q3 2024 -- and with it, Ashes of Creation's Alpha Two test -- is still a long way off, but...

The Daily Grind: Are there any standard MMO UI elements you consider ‘optional’?

Back in February, MMO YouTuber MarleMMO reminded me that Ashes of Creation is planning to obscure enemy health bars during PvP - a concept...

Ashes of Creation’s latest Alpha Two preview video takes a deep-dive of the Fighter class

The seemingly non-stop parade of Alpha Two preview videos from Ashes of Creation continues this weekend, as Intrepid Studios grants fans and followers of...

Ashes of Creation’s newest video explains how its questing system differs from other MMOs

"Ashes does questing just a little bit differently than other MMOs." That's a good heads-up for any fans that Intrepid Studios' upcoming MMORPG may require...

Global Chat: What are the top dragons in EverQuest?

If you were pressed to put together a top 10 list of the most famous and infamous dragons in EverQuest, which beasties would you...

Ashes of Creation showcases how PvP will work for caravan runs in latest preview video

Last November, Ashes of Creation highlighted the act of moving goods from one place to another in a caravan, which was certainly an illustrative...

Ashes of Creation officially makes good on its plan to stop selling Alpha Two backer packs

August of last year saw Ashes of Creation's Intrepid Studios announce its plans that it would stop selling pre-order packs of the gankbox MMORPG...

End-of-Year Eleven: All the upcoming MMOs to watch in 2024 and beyond

We've said it before, but this time we really mean it: The future of MMORPGs looks amazing. Contrary to years when we've seen only...

Ashes of Creation confirms Alpha Two for third quarter of 2024, shows off the updated Ranger

It's like Alpha One but with seconds, or at least a number two beside it: Intrepid Studios announced near the end of its most...

Ashes of Creation offers an hour-long look at its current gathering and crafting gameplay

Ashes of Creation isn't only an FFA PvP sandbox; it also has some crafting and gathering to do (likely designed to create sheep for...

The MOP Up: Into the Echo’s crafting ties into exploration and socialization

Upcoming time travel MMO Into the Echo posted a high-level overview of its crafting system, saying that it'll be necessary to make spells and...

Ashes of Creation takes players on an Alpha Two caravan ride in latest preview video

Come along and ride on a caravan voyage with Ashes of Creation, as Intrepid Studios offers up yet more Alpha Two gameplay footage, this...

Massively Overthinking: Are there any MMOs for which a spin-off mode would be welcome?

Pantheon's announcement that its developers are working on spinning out a monetized "247" extraction mode hasn't engendered a whole lot of hope for the...

Pantheon confirms ‘247’ extraction play mode rumors: ‘This is not a cancellation of Pantheon’

Yesterday, we covered turmoil in the Pantheon Rise of the Fallen community stemming from multiple leaks from the game's VIP backer Discord. The leaker...

Rumor: Pantheon leaks suggest a monetized spin-off mode is en route for testing

The Pantheon Rise of the Fallen community is in uproar this morning over apparent leaks from the game's VIP backer section - regardless of...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 439: The upcoming MMO show

Justin and Bree discuss a range of upcoming MMOs - Wagadu Chronicles, Corepunk, Eternal Tombs, BitCraft, Ashes of Creation, and Tarisland - plus a mailbag topic on Wayfinder.

Ashes of Creation announces Alpha Two for 2024 and previews its updated event system

Remember when Ashes of Creation promised that its Alpha Two build wasn't years away but also not right around the corner? That vague hint...

Perfect Ten: 10 MMO things you can just stop waiting for

Sooner or later we all have to face facts and accept that something we wanted at one point is never actually going to happen....

Ashes of Creation’s latest video walks players through building up a node in Alpha Two

Nodes. They're an important piece of the gameplay loop in Ashes of Creation, letting players establish towns, become citizens, and ostensibly giving players reasons...