mmoarpg

MMOARPG stands for “massively multiplayer online action roleplaying game.” It can be contrasted with an OARPG, which makes little attempt at being “massive” in a way that MMORPG players would accept.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 318: Middle-earth no more

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Justin and Bree discuss Amazon's Lord of the Rings MMO's cancelation, LOTRO's Bilbo patch, FFXIV's 5.5, and SWG Legends' Bespin expansion, with adventures in WoW Classic, Guild Wars 2, Albion Online, and Cozy Grove, plus mailbag topics on ugly duckling MMOs, reconciling immersion, and superhero MMOs.

Path of Exile exploit banwave hits one of the game’s main streamers, furor over accessibility ban caused by a troll

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Today in "garbage members of the Path of Exile community" news, we've got a couple of unfortunate instances to report from the multiplayer ARPG....

The Stream Team: Facing Path of Exile’s Ultimatum for the first time

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After it had such a rocky launch, Massively OP's MJ is glad she waited to jump into Path of Exile's new Ultimatum league for...
With or without Ryan Lewis.

Path of Exile addresses messy Ultimatum launch, says giving streamers queue priority was a mistake

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In a week that should be full of heady excitement for Path of Exile players, thanks to the release of the Ultimatum league, the...

Path of Exile Ultimatum league is now live

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Path of Exile friends, I hope you have blocked off your weekend and stocked your fridge because Ultimatum is very definitely happening to you...

Path of Exile releases patch notes, passive tree data, and item filter information for the Ultimatum update

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While the Ultimatum League for Path of Exile is still two days away from arriving to PC players, the folks at Grinding Gear Games...

Path of Exile writes a development manifesto for game balance changes arriving in Ultimatum

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Path of Exile fans know that the devs of Grinding Gear Games love to write their development manifestos, and with the Ultimatum League arriving...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 317: Stay awhile and listen

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Justin and Bree discuss MMO Kickstarters, Path of Exile 2, Global Agenda 2, Dual Universe, and Wizard101, with adventures in WoW Classic, Fallout 76, Diablo 2 Resurrected, and Guild Wars 2, plus mailbag topics on Steam and FOMO, Diablo 3, and No Man's Sky.

Not So Massively: Four things I wish I’d known when I started Magic Legends

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Inevitably after a couple weeks in a new game, you've learned a few things that you wish you'd known from the start. For me...

One Shots: The voyage home

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When you've spent a whole lot of calories burning, pillaging, and looting villages, it's a welcome sight to see the rest and shelter of...

Everything we know about Path of Exile’s Ultimatum league launching next week

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Now you've done it: Path of Exile in giving you an Ultimatum... and you'll probably like it! It's time again for the big reveal...

Wandering Wraeclast: Grinding Gear has finally taken the wraps off Path of Exile 2

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"Like clockwork": I wouldn't be surprised to see an icon of Grinding Gear Games and Path of Exile in the dictionary when you look...

Grinding Gear Games collects Path of Exile 2 reveals ahead of April 8 livestream, doesn’t see beta until 2022

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As we've reported, this coming Thursday, April 8th, will have a new livestream for Path of Exile, which will showcase a new look at...

The Soapbox: How Magic Legends went wrong with the Dimir Assassin class

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Cryptic and Perfect World Entertainment are known for their love of lockboxes as a monetization strategy. Therefore it was not wholly surprising when Magic:...

Path of Exile’s latest patch improves the game engine in preparation for the Ultimatum expansion

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Path of Exile's engine is getting a little upgrade in patch 3.13.2, promising a variety of improvements like better texture streaming for faster loads,...

The Stream Team: Undead frolicking at Path of Exile Ritual altars

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It's odd to Massively OP's MJ: Ritual is not her favorite Path of Exile league, but it sure keeps pulling her back! That tantalizing...

Not So Massively: Magic Legends is messy, deep, and more of an MMO than you think

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I can't remember the last time I struggled so much deciding whether I like a game or not. I'm a fan of ARPGs, and...
Word of the day calendar.

The Daily Grind: How do you push for change in a broken MMO?

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The Path of Exile community has been roiling over the past couple of weeks, first because of the Harvest crafting nerfs and then because...

Massively Overthinking: What are your MMO character customization dealbreakers?

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Back in February, when BlizzConline was at its height, part of the World of Warcraft community lost its mind over the revelation that Blizzard...

Path of Exile will showcase its April 16 Ultimatum expansion and Path of Exile 2 in April 8 livestream

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It's almost time once more for another round of expansion hype for Path of Exile. Developer Grinding Gear Games has put out an announcement...

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