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Studio known primarily for Wizard101 and Pirate101.

Global Chat: The EverQuest Fippy Awards

The EverQuest Show is starting the year with a for-fun awards ceremony featuring the two EverQuest MMOs. Who will win? Who will lose? Will this be...

Pirate 101 has a surprise mobile spinoff called Pirate101 Plunder Hunt

Every so often, something comes across our desks at Massively OP that makes us go, "Huh," and then say louder across the office, "Did...

Wizard101 gets ready to head to the Australian Outback with its Wallaru update

Who's ready to go Down Under in the magical world of Wizard101? KingsIsle is currently testing its Australian-themed Wallaru release, the final world in the...

Perfect Ten: Solid MMOs you might be sleeping on in 2023

For today's list, I wanted to take a different approach to recommending MMORPGs to you. I know we often talk about underrated titles, but...

The Stream Team: It’s a Pirate101 11th birthday parrrrty

Tomorrow is a special day: Pirate101 turns 11! But Massively OP's MJ isn't willing to wait to celebrate! So she's grabbing her eyepatch and...

Wizard101 continues its Wallaru zone teases, Pirate101 promises another content update by year’s end

The monthly newsletters for Pirate101 and Wizard101 are out now, and they're mostly continuing to point at things that have already been released or...

The MOP Up: It’s the great Albion, Charlie Brown!

Albion Online is getting into the spirit of Halloween with its Harvest Challenge: "Fall has come to the world of Albion... the shadows are...

Pirate101 releases Sinbad Chapter 3, declaring ‘We’re back!’ as the game turns 11 years old

Don't ever count a pirate out of the fight before you see the white flag! Despite seeing a content drought in previous years, Pirate101...

Wizard101 brings out a new gold skeleton key boss with ‘valuable’ loot

You should always be suspicious when things get a little too quiet around the Halloween season: That's when you know that evil is up...

Talk Like a Pirate Day around the MMO world, 2023 edition

When the internet was younger, Talk Like a Pirate Day was a huge event, the kind of harmless fun every brand and MMO got...

Wizard101 rolls out multiple teases for a new Wallaru location over the weekend

What is Wallaru? Where is Wallaru? We're not sure, but we do know that it has something to do with Wizard101, as the MMORPG...

The MOP Up: RuneScape’s community is ‘smashing’ that Necromancy skill

Jagex said that Necromancy has proven to be a huge hit in RuneScape, with the community taking to this new skill line like a...

Pirate101 unleashes a broadside of quality-of-life improvements including UI scaling and fast travel

Rub the sleep from your eyes and put on your most fashionable hook-hand, because Pirate101 just got boarded by a raft of quality-of-life improvements....

Wizard101’s latest patch delivers the Crying Sky raid, plus name- and gender-swapping

Wizard101's latest patch has arrived to punch up the summer for the little kids and big kids and yes grown-ass adults too (more power...

Wizard101’s test realm is officially open – here’s what awaits within

The recently confirmed test realm for Wizard101 has now officially opened its doors to players, and it's looking like there are a lot of...

KingsIsle highlights Pirate101 challenges, confirms Wizard101 test realm, and preps esports tourney

It's newsletter time for KingsIsle MMORPGs Pirate101 and Wizard101, and while both have vastly different highlights, one thing is shared between them: the upcoming...

Massively Uplifting: Spring and summer philanthropy and farewells in MMOs

'Tis the season! What season? Why, spring and summer! Spring is a time of growth, and our gaming-verse certainly saw growth of the generous...

Pride Month celebrations kick off in Second Life, Wizard101, Pirate101, and Sky Children of the Light

The celebration of Pride Month across the MMO universe continues on, and we're here to collect some of the various events that are being...

Pirate101 launches on Steam today with the Sinbad Chapter 2 update

It's launch day for Pirate101! OK, not exactly. Pirate101 launched in 2012. But it's launching on Steam today, as KingsIsle brings the family-friendly pirate...
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Pirate101 keeps up the hype for its May 31 Steam launch and Iron Lotus update

It wasn't too long ago that Pirate101 players were moving from worried to hopeful as the kid-friendly MMO seemed to be entering maintenance mode...