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Massively Overpowered’s Make My MMO feature chronicles the adventures and misadventures of MMOs in various stages of crowdfunding. You might also be interested in Betawatch, which focuses on games in testing. [Follow this feature’s RSS feed]

Make My MMO: Embers Adrift’s Forgotten Depths, Star Citizen’s forced march

Welcome to another blast of MMO crowdfunding news from the last few weeks! Is it a great idea to set devs to crunching for...
But this is totally going to work out, yeah.

Make My MMO: Embers Adrift’s price drop, Star Citizen’s alpha 3.18

Welcome to another blast of MMO crowdfunding news from the last few weeks! While our own experience with Embers Adrift has been a bit...

Make My MMO: Embers Adrift’s new zone, Wagadu Chronicles’ next alpha

Welcome to another blast of MMO crowdfunding news from the last few weeks! Embers Adrift is building out a new zone: a three-tiered canyon-encrusted...

Make My MMO: Elite’s delay, Zenith’s birthday, Repopulation’s death

Welcome to another blast of MMO crowdfunding news from the last few weeks! Kickstarted VR MMO Zenith rolled quietly into its first anniversary since...

Make My MMO: The Fractured fiasco

Welcome to the 2023 edition of Make My MMO, MOP's long-running MMO crowdfunding column. We've already rounded up all the big MMO crowdfunding news...

Make My MMO: The biggest MMO crowdfunding stories of 2022

Welcome to a special edition of Make My MMO, Massively OP's column keeping track of all the crowdfunding MMOs in our genre. Last year, the...

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,...

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...

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...

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,...

Make My MMO: A big September for Fractured, Temtem, Genfanad, Embers Adrift, and Dual Universe

A whole bunch of Kickstarted MMORPGs are launching or heading into their last legs of testing this month. A slew. A plethora. A lot! ...

Make My MMO: Elite’s new CEO, Wagadu’s alpha, and Fractured’s conquest system

This week in crowdsfunded MMOs, Kickstarted sandbox Fractured Online dropped a new dev talk video this week, deep-diving the game's city conquest system and...
So, probably not.

Make My MMO: Pantheon raises another $2.4M in investor funds

Pantheon Rise of the Fallen's Visionary Realms got a welcome blast of new funding this week with a haul of $2.4M in Series A...

Make My MMO: Genfanad’s Kickstarter, Dual Universe’s Mercury, Ashes of Creation’s melee

Indie MMORPG Genfanad became the latest MMORPG to fully fund on Kickstarter this week, pulling in almost $20,000 to finish the game and get...

Make My MMO: Indie MMO Genfanad already made its Kickstarter goal

Browser-based MMORPG Genfanad is having a great month, as it began its Kickstarter and almost immediately funded. Of course, it's asking for only $10,000,...
Well, that sounds familiar.

Make My MMO: Ethyrial Echoes of Yore canceled its Kickstarter

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Ethyrial Echoes of Yore canceled its Kickstarter, unfortunately. As we'd noted, the game was a throwback indie sandbox seeking only...
But this is totally going to work out, yeah.

Make My MMO: Embers Adrift is breaking the world

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Embers Adrift is trying to break the world - OK, not literally. As of this morning, the Kickstarted MMO...
Yes, all of this.

Make My MMO: Fractured’s persistent closed beta, Wagadu Chronicles’ alpha trailer

This week in MMO crowdfunding, SpatialOS MMORPG sandbox Fractured Online pushed its way into closed beta under Gamigo's publishing banner, with Dynamight's Jacopo Gallelli...

Make My MMO: Elite Disappointing

It's been a relatively quiet couple of weeks in the MMO crowdfunding scene, and we're not entirely sorry to see it, given what a...

Make My MMO: SOTA, Legends of Aria, and TitanReach represent different hazards of MMO crowdfunding

This edition of MassivelyOP's MMO crowdfunding column is a tale of three MMOs that remind everyone why you should be extremely careful putting money...