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Ashes of Creation’s Kickstarter is live, seeking $750,000 to bolster the ‘rebirth of the MMORPG’

"If necessary, I have made some very good friends in my previous business endeavors who are dying to invest." -Steven Sharif, Massively OP...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 114: Moving to the big city

Justin and Bree discuss LOTRO, Guild Wars 2, WoW, Ashes of Creation, Carbine, Marvel Heroes, and Project Gorgon, with mailbag questions on the joys of Trove and the plight of MMO pets.

Ashes of Creation plans May 1 Kickstarter, demos ‘Metropolis’ player city system

We already knew Ashes of Creation was going to run a Kickstarter for funding, but as of this afternoon, we have a date:...

Ashes of Creation really wants you to grok its node system

We've teased upcoming Ashes of Creation for its "nodes," and apparently Intrepid Studios agrees that they're confusing, as the MMORPG has released...
But we should really not let these guys off the hook for talking big.

Ashes of Creation promises a ‘reactive world’

"When you push the world it pushes back. When you give to the world, it gives back. Take too much, and the world just...

Ashes of Creation demos combat gameplay and UI in new alpha video

Ashes of Creation sprung a brand-new alpha video on MMORPG players via PC Gamer this morning. It's not, as suggested there, the...

Ashes of Creation on dungeon finders, soloing, player shops, and guild ethics

MOP tipster Joel let us know about an absolute trove of info flowing in the Ashes of Creation Discord channel thanks to...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 104: WoW Token resistance

Justin and Bree discuss Elder Scrolls Online, LOTRO, WoW tokens, Ashes of Creation, Guild Wars 2, and Revelation Online, plus financials on Blizzard, NCsoft, Nexon, Square, and Funcom, with a mailbag question on playing what you love vs. going with the crowd.

Ashes of Creation demos new dungeon video, won’t ‘sacrifice aesthetics for performance’

Curious what Ashes of Creation looks like in action? The team released its first gameplay video last night, showing a mage exploring an...

Global Chat: Interior decorating in MMORPGs

With Elder Scrolls Online's new housing system coming early next month and LOTRO testing out some much-needed housing improvements, homemaking seems to...

Ship of Heroes’ character customization already looks amazing

If you're a superhero fan who loves hair -- and you probably are, if our City of Titans commenters yesterday are any guide...

Ashes of Creation might end up paying you to play it

One of the interesting aspects of Ashes of Creation's business model is how the game will let you subsidize your subscription by earning...
Fall like leaves! fall.

Ashes of Creation details the progress of seasons

The environment in Ashes of Creation is meant to change around you. The most basic level of this, as detailed in the...

Ashes of Creation unloads 25-minute Q&A video

Now that the cat is out of the bag on the existence of Ashes of Creation, the team is charging forward in sharing...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 99: Landmark goes into the dark

Justin and Bree discuss Landmark, Trove, Asheron's Call, WoW, FFXIV, WildStar, Hi-Rez, and Ashes of Creation before dipping into the mailbag to speculate on Daybreak's future.
Node contested.

Ashes of Creation outlines its reactive player-driven nodes

So what is Ashes of Creation meant to be? Is it supposed to be more of a sandbox, more of a themepark, what?...

Ashes of Creation demos caravans and villages in beautifully creepy Christmas video

Indie outfit Intrepid Studios has an atmospheric new video out for its fledgling Ashes of Creation MMORPG -- well, not so fledgling...

Ashes of Creation’s art will tell a story

To focus more on building a game and not wrestling with tools, the Ashes of Creation team has been working with the Unreal...
The fun of getting lost, being upset, and getting annoyed.

Massively Overthinking: Our favorite MMORPG stories of the year

Earlier this week, we posted our award for the biggest MMORPG story of the year -- the one we thought had the biggest...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 95: Rising from the ashes

Justin and Bree discuss end-of-the-year coverage, ArcheAge, Ashes of Creation, Elder Scrolls Online, CCP, Cold Iron, The Secret World, and LOTRO, with mailbag questions on MMOs we wish we liked and the New World's timeline.