Make My MMO: Crowfall’s sunset and Elite’s update 14

Crowfall went offline this week, possibly for the last time, as new owner Monumental pulled the game back into development without a clear plan,...
It's rated for space travel.

Dual Universe released new Kickstarter rewards in its 1.1 update this week

So what's going on with Dual Universe since it launched? Well, you know... post-launch stuff. The game has been doing the things that you...

Make My MMO: The Crowfall autopsy

Nobody in the MMORPG community was particularly surprised to learn this week that Crowfall's new - and very quiet - owners have decided to...

Sci-fi starship management MMO Pixel Starships is still in early access but it’s already angling for a sequel

Last year we wondered what happened to Pixel Starships, the intriguing retro-styled starship management MMO from developer SavySoda. For those who don't remember, the...

Star Anvil’s Secret World TTRPG Kickstarter successfully funds with $150K raised

Secret World fans, prepare yourself for the only Secret World content you're going to get in the foreseeable future: Star Anvil Studios' The Secret...
It's less of a secret now.

The Daily Grind: What’s your favorite MMO conspiracy?

You probably don't know this about me, but one of my hobby subjects is pseudoscience and conspiracies and why people fall for them. I've...

Dual Universe plans new talents and updated tools in future patches, offers free sub time for sick CSGO clips

Yes, we know that the intersection of CSGO and Dual Universe doesn't seem like one that should be; we'll get to that in a...

Make My MMO: Embers Adrift’s launch, The Secret World’s TTRPG, and gobs of crowdfund drama

Embers Adrift launched this past week with a surprisingly smooth rollout; while its design is going to suit most MMO gamers, it's still a...

Shroud of the Avatar is in the ‘home stretch’ for R106 recovery efforts, but gold returns will come up short

Catnip Games is still recovering from Shroud of the Avatar's disastrous Release 106 update, but the team is reportedly in the "home stretch" of...

Star Anvil’s Secret World TTRPG shares images of card decks and draugr as crowdfunding moves past $100K

The TTRPG for The Secret World being created and crowdfunded by Star Anvil Studios continues to roar along. As of this story's writing, the...

Kickstarted MMO turned single-player visual novel Destiny’s Sword silently arrives to early access

Over the course of this month we've been tracking the movements of Destiny's Sword, particularly as the game decided to silently pivot away from...
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Shroud of the Avatar developers address Release 106’s issues and the massive rollback

Over the course of October, we've been chronicling Shroud of the Avatar's problem-laden launch of Release 106. The update had technical issues that kept...

The Daily Grind: Are you hoping for ‘market disruption’ in the MMO genre?

Over the summer, a Twitter user replied to one of our Daily Grinds suggesting that a certain MMORPG was poised to "disrupt the MMO...

Book of Travels eyes price increase, newbie hand-holding, and targeted DLC

Book of Travels just marked its first anniversary from its October 2021 early access launch, you might be surprised to realize. The "micro-MMO" initially...

Chronicles of Elyria dev celebrates dismissal of backer lawsuit as next phase of ‘hero’s journey’

The sorry saga of Chronicles of Elyria has a new chapter today, as Soulbound Studios' Jeromy "Caspian" Walsh has released a Q3 update, and...
This looks fine.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 392: Don’t rollback my heart

Justin and Bree discuss New World's fresh start and Brimstone Sands, expansions for EverQuest and EverQuest II, the sale of My.Games, Final Fantasy XIV, Mythos, Echo of Soul, Shroud of the Avatar's huge rollback, and the Secret World TTRPG Kickstarter, with adventures in WoW and SWG Legends.

Star Anvil’s Secret World tabletop RPG has already exceeded its Kickstarter goal

As we've been reporting, while Funcom is more or less content to leave both versions of Secret World in maintenance mode for the indefinite...

Myst Online introduces a new fan-made Age to its open-sourced world

The next Age of Myst Online is here -- but this time it's the players, rather than the development team, that's taking the community...

MMO turned visual novel Destiny’s Sword announces early access launch date of October 17

Last week we uncovered that Destiny's Sword, the sci-fi MMO that predicated itself on maintaining the mental health of combatants, decided to drop its...

Make My MMO: Star Citizen’s half billion dollar boondoggle

Star Citizen continues making history as this week it reached the lofty heights of $500,000,000 in crowdfunding from gamers, players, and donors. Of course,...