last oasis

Icy Hot, but a game.

Betawatch: Frozen Flame burns its way into a cool closed beta

Survival action RPG Frozen Flame announced this week that it was heading into closed beta with a single-player mode, a new event, and a special...

Last Oasis drops three new bomb types on players in its weekly update

Blowing things up usually doesn't get too old, but there's always room for new and unique ways for stuff to go boom. Enter Last...

The Daily Grind: How much do MMOs succeed on faith vs. mechanics and fanbases?

A while back, MOP's Eliot, Chris, and I were discussing Last Oasis and why it didn't take off. Collectively, I think we determined it...
Patch, patch, patch.

Betawatch: Craftopia is doing the difficult Early Access work

There's kind of a pall around early access games, mostly because a lot of them launch into early access and then faff about pointlessly. But Craftopia...

Last Oasis introduces the lava-slurping Camelop Walker in its latest update

Harvesting lava has got to be tough, whether in real life or in the survival sandbox of Last Oasis, but as of the latest...

Last Oasis addresses its thinning numbers with a promise to continue with development

There's been a recent update to Last Oasis that primarily is about the recently announced Exosuit, a framework of wood, pulleys, and gears that...

Early access survival MMO Last Oasis adds biodegradable exosuits

We've always been a mixture of intrigued and skeptical of Last Oasis' devotion to its woodpunk aesthetic, but bless this team's courageous hearts, the...

Last Oasis lets larger walkers haul smaller walkers, plans an AMA and devlog later in the week

Let's say you have two Walkers in Last Oasis, yet you are but one person who cannot drive them both at once. What do...
Oh, look, we found another one.

Last Oasis maps out 2020 content, plans another year of early access

Remember at the end of June, when Last Oasis rolled out the first part of its Volcanic update? The second part is live today,...

Battle Bards Episode 173: Down on the farm

Seeking a simpler and more quaint life? Then come on down to the farm with the Battle Bards, as the video game music crew...

Last Oasis introduces new map and walker with this week’s Volcanic Update

Last Oasis is treating its early access players to a hefty - and free - update this week, just in time for the Steam...

Last Oasis team addresses wipes, roadmaps, next week’s patch, and the future of the game

So what's going on with Last Oasis since its rocky early access launch? A lot, as it turns out, though much of it's been...

Last Oasis posts a video devlog all about Walker vehicles

One of the first things that made Last Oasis stand out visually was its woodpunk Walkers -- titanic vehicles of wood, fiber, and stone...

Last Oasis is now selling $13 private servers so players can run their own worlds

Roaming around a sun-scorched post-apocalyptic world can be stressful, not just from getting over-tanned, but because other wanderers may be out to reduce your...
And a real universe.

Betawatch: Dual Universe could go to consoles – but isn’t planning on it

You'd think an entire piece from the Dual Universe team about how the game wasn't planned for consoles and will still not be going to...

Last Oasis will start setting fire to oases on May 20

Readers will recall that the original hook for the survival sandbox Last Oasis was that the sun keeps burning the heck out of the...

Last Oasis tackles zerging mitigation, performance, and private servers

The devs of survival sandbox Last Oasis are hard at work on the next update, which should be arriving later this week, but in...

MMO Business Roundup: Warcraft modding, Valve source code leaks, and Nvidia goes good

Welcome back to another roundup of MMO (and MMO-adjacent) industry news! Warcraft modding: Polygon has an interesting explainer up on Blizzard's recent changes to its...
Well, maybe there's another oasis where they like cheaters.

Last Oasis declares that cheaters will not be tolerated within the game

If you decide to cheat in Last Oasis, the developers do not like you. No, not if you're just testing it out. No, not...

Last Oasis discusses a new walker, meteor strike events, and solutions for zerging

It looks like there's some new things to play with coming to survival sandbox Last Oasis. A new dev blog posted on the game's...