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Crowfall owner Monumental hit with layoffs while eyeing blockchain

The question of Crowfall's existence has been an unanswered one for quite some time ever since the game was purchased by Mythgard publisher Monumental...

Kritika Zero is yanked from Steam hours before its launch in favor of Valofe’s platform

In the annals of unpleasant last-minute surprises for MMO launches, this one may take the cake. Yesterday we reported that the originally NFT-infested Kritika...

Kritika Global is officially shut down on Steam today while Kritika Zero heads for release tomorrow

This is a tale of two Kritika Online titles, which might be a mercy since this game has come back four different times. Specifically,...

Tibia-inspired MMO Ravendawn launches today – without the NFTs of its sister game

Those looking for a new MMO launch to start the year or a spiritual successor to one of the genre's oldest titles may want...

PSA: Cryptocurrency scammers are stealing Solarpunk’s assets for use in NFTs and a supposed metaverse

At this point we'd like to believe that the vast majority of our readers are assured that cryptocurrency games, metaverses, and NFTs are all...

MassivelyOP’s 2023 Golden Yachties: Most Deserving MMO Steam Ban

Welcome back to MassivelyOP's not-so-serious end-of-the-year awards as we present our award for Most Deserving MMO Steam Ban. Yes, it's the Golden Yachties series,...

Kritika Online is coming back for the fourth time, this time under the stewardship of Valofe

Kritika Online seems to keep coming back like a bad penny. The anime action combat MMO: First landed on western shores in 2017 until...

Working As Intended: The hits and misses of our 2023 MMO predictions

We've been offering up an MMO predictions list for Massively Overthinking for years upon years now as our writers and readers prognosticate on the...
How's the atmosphere.

Star Trek Online now has third-party ship model NFTs as new Cryptic boss DECA opens hiring

Remember back when Star Trek Online announced that it was ending its six-year partnership with GamePrint, bringing to an end the service that allowed...

Square-Enix sees $2B in stock value disappear and its team management scrutinized

The home of Final Fantasy has been sailing some rocky fiscal seas recently. As multiple outlets reported this past week, Square-Enix has seen its...

PvP MMO Abyss admits it began life as a crypto game selling ‘satirical poop’ NFTs

Back in August, we covered a seemingly new project from a new-to-MMOs team called Old World Labs. The so-called Abyss sounded interesting, with immersive...

Whatever happened to the re-released MMO Eden Eternal?

Back in the beginning of May, we covered the re-release of Eden Eternal, an MMORPG that was axed by Gamigo in 2021 and then...

Glorbo lives on thanks to the mischievous scamps in the Destiny 2 community

Here's a copycat we're more than happy to see: The Destiny 2 fanbase now has a Glorbo of its own, doing good works in...

Massively on the Go: Niantic’s Pokemon Go Plus+ debacle illuminates a big metaverse pitfall

Don't let that title fool you, dear readers; we're not really talking about NFTs, blockchain, or the metaverse itself. Instead, we're addressing the oft-repeated...

Kakao partially denies report that ArcheAge will sunset following XLGAMES restructure

Korea's Money Today News has a disturbing scoop on turmoil at XLGAMES that appears to mean layoffs inside the studio - and a closure...
The eternal.

SEGA backs down on blockchain push, admitting ‘the action in play-to-earn games is boring’

As companies like Ubisoft and Square-Enix keep going in hard on crypto, others are finally giving up on what have always been losing propositions,...

‘PvP tactical RPG’ Champions Tactics Grimoria Chronicles is Ubisoft’s next foray into blockchain gaming

Do you remember when Ubisoft tried to force NFTs into Ghost Recon: Breakpoint and it ended in a massive bellyflop? Do you also remember...

Ragnarok Online has a mobile play-to-earn NFT version called Ragnarok Labyrinth NFT

Gravity Games, the studio behind Ragnarok Online and its many, many, many different variations, has released another version of the MMO through its Gravity...
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Perfect Ten: The most regrettable MMO studio names

The name of a studio has no bearing on the game's quality. You might disagree and point to a game you were more inclined...

MMO dev Richard Garriott’s Explorers Club joins search for missing submersible at the site of the Titanic

As part of our 2021 recap, we counted among our "weirdest stories" articles representing the weirdest things MMO developer Richard Garriott did that weren't,...