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Funcom CEO discusses missteps and the future of the company’s games

It is a very unsettling time to be a fan of Funcom's titles with the news that the studio is actively looking...

Funcom in trouble, open to investors or acquisition

Things are looking a bit grim for The Secret World developer Funcom. According to a new post on the studio's website,

The Stream Team: Whaling on evil in Wizard101

There's magic in the air... literally, if you are in Wizard101. And where there's magic, you'll find Massively OP's MJ! How could she resist a...

Pirate101 preps ranked PvP and faster combat animations

Are ye a scallywag or a true buccaneer? If ye hew to the latter, then you'll no doubt be excited about the next big...

Dark Age of Camelot pays tribute to player’s terminally ill son

Players who've logged into Dark Age of Camelot since yesterday will have met a stylish new NPC in the Mularn, Cotswold, and Mag Mell, as...
How are you this way.

New Pirate101 producer talks PvP, story, and more

New Pirate101 producer Leah "Professor Falmea" Ruben has penned a new producer's letter and posted it on the game's website. In it,...

Elite’s Braben on self-publishing and the perils of virtual reality

Frontier CEO David Braben is interviewed at, and he has some interesting nuggets both for fans of Elite: Dangerous and...

The Stream Team: Living the LEGO Minifigures Online life

Does MassivelyOP's MJ need a reason to play with LEGOs? Absolutely not! But LEGO Minifigures Online officially transitioned to buy-to-play today (complete with a...

The Stream Team: The quest for more Wizard101 powers

After that really fun Battle of the Bands dungeon in Wizard101, MassivelyOP's MJ knew she had to return to fight those musical miscreants...

World of Warcraft: Fury of Hellfire is now live

OK kids, summer vacation is over; it's time to get back to work in World of Warcraft! Patch 6.2: Fury of Hellfire...

LEGO Minifigures Online goes buy-to-play on June 29 with limited availability now

While Funcom would like to market LEGO Minifigures Online's upcoming June 29th event as a launch of the game, in reality the...

An exclusive Tokyo post-mortem with The Secret World’s Romain Amiel

Massively: We're on the horn with The Secret World Lead Designer Romain Amiel, who's taking time out of his schedule to answer...

Massively Overthinking: The value of MMO voice chat

This week's Massively Overthinking question was shot over to us from Kickstarter donor Celestial, and it's all about voice chat in MMOs. Do you use...

Ask Mo: Why MMORPGs still need traditional chat

I dug this intriguing question out of our brimming-over letters-to-the-editor bin, and it's particularly timely given the recent launch of Wander, notable for its curious...

The Stream Team: Create your own Aztecan castle with Wizard101 giveaway

Did you miss out on the free Aztecan Builder's Bundle giveaway for Wizard101 earlier this week? That's OK because MassivelyOP's MJ is giving...

Win a Wizard101 Aztecan Builder’s Bundle from Massively OP

Kid-friendly MMO Wizard101 is debuting a brand-new bundle pack this week for denizens of the Spiral. The $39 Aztecan Builder's Bundle includes 5000 crowns...

Funcom financials trend downward, new CEO appointed

While it could have been worse, Funcom's Q1 2015 financials could have been a heck of a lot better, too. In yesterday's...
Shroud of the Avatar

The Daily Grind: Has your favorite MMO been DDoSed?

So, Shroud of the Avatar got DDoSed yesterday. Shroud of the Avatar!? While there's really no excuse for any DDoS attack, it kind...
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LEGO Minifigures Online is switching from F2P to B2P this summer

Funcom has announced that its LEGO Minifigures Online is launching "with full cross-platform play this summer." Wait a minute, didn't this game...

MapleStory gives presents for its 10th anniversary

You know what we miss about birthday parties from when we were kids? That the guest of honor would typically get presents for everyone...