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Monster Hunter: World devs discuss Iceborne development as the game’s first beta test draws near

It won't be long now until hunters will be able to get their first taste of Monster Hunter: World's upcoming Iceborne expansion,...
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Final Fantasy XIV brings a culinary adventure to UK fans with Shoryu cross-promotion

If you're a fan of Final Fantasy XIV in the UK, odds are that you can't just fly out to Japan to visit...

MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: World of Dragon Nest, Echo of Soul RED, and Dawn of Isles

Welcome back to another quick roundup of MMOs and MMO-adjacent titles you've probably never heard of (or at least have entirely forgotten about!). First up:...

E3 2019: Black Desert will launch on PlayStation 4 this year as the mobile version finally comes westward

Did you think the announcement about a new expansion and new class was all Black Desert had in store for E3? Nope!...

Bless Online’s western version will sunset on September 9

Yesterday, we covered the news that Bless Online was sunsetting in Japan, leading many of us to wonder whether the Steam version...

Bless Online’s Japanese server is sunsetting in August

It looks like yet another version of Bless Online is calling it quits, as the Japanese server admins announced yesterday it'll close down...
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Square-Enix announces its own walk-and-catch Pokemon Go-style game in the form of Dragon Walk

We don't really have a name for the genre that Pokemon Go properly belongs to (we've been going with MMOARGs), but it's certainly spawned...

FromSoftware’s next game is rumored to be an ‘open-world title’ made in collaboration with George R.R. Martin

Although the Game of Thrones TV series has just reached its controversial conclusion, series author George R.R. Martin is still (hopefully) hard at work...

MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: Dark Domain, Habbo Hotel, Project Eternal, Stein.world, Zezenia, LaTale W

Welcome back to another quick roundup of MMOs and MMO-adjacent titles you've never heard of (or have totally forgotten about!). We've got a...
Hey, it's okay.

Final Fantasy XI celebrates 17 years of operation today with a new all-in-one installer

Gosh, Final Fantasy XI is still running after 17 years. Yes, today marks the 17-year anniversary for the title from its launch in Japan,...

Anime MMO Caravan Stories announces July 16 beta, July 23 launch on PlayStation 4

When Caravan Stories was announced for the west just a few weeks ago, several of our writers went nuts for it. So we're...

Niantic just released a Netflix anime series based on its MMOARPG Ingress

It's the transmedia synergy you didn't know you wanted but you're getting it anyway: Niantic announced the release of its Ingress TV show...
For you it's all in a day.

Final Fantasy XI prepares for the Feast of Swords and White Mage adjustments

It's the end of an era in Japan. That's not figurative; the transition to a new emperor means that it's the end of the...

Caravan Stories announces summer launch date for console

We almost had given up hope that we would ever see Caravan Stories make the jump from Japan to the west, but yesterday...
This took some work.

Wizardry Online fans hope to ‘resurrect’ the permadeath dungeon crawler

Despite an impressive RPG pedigree that stretches back decades, the Wizardry franchise faltered when it came to breaking into the MMORPG market. Wizardry...

MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: TERA Origin, Astaria, NosTale, and Veloren

Welcome back to another brief roundup of MMOs and other online games you’ve (probably) never heard of! Let's kick off our roundup with something for...
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Dragon Quest X will shutter in China on May 30

And now, we announce the closure of a Square-Enix MMO. No, not Final Fantasy XIV and not Final Fantasy XI; those are both going strong,...
Throw wide the gates.

Final Fantasy XIV’s Naoki Yoshida is overseeing a new project that may very well be another big online game

We don't know what it will include. We don't know when it will be released. We don't even have a title. What we do have...

The Game Archaeologist: The Chronicles of Spellborn

Hey! Hey you! Yeah, you the I'm-so-bored-with-all-of-these-MMOs gamer! You've been grousing about for years how MMOs never take risks, never innovate, and are merely...
We never claimed to be saints.

Electronic Arts lays off 350 people from multiple teams, draws down presence in Japan and Russia

EA is undergoing major layoffs today. The nicest thing we can say about them is that at least it's "only" 350 out of 9000...

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