Sea of Thieves balances and disables some milestones, teases Heart of Fire novel

Sea of Thieves' seventh season continues to chug along as Rare drops update today. The highlight of the patch is a new time-limited...
Very satisfying.

World of Warcraft updates patch 9.1.5 with a release candidate and delays the Sylvanas novel once again

Oh, Sylvanas, everyone's favorite character in World of Warcraft (citation needed)! That lovable scamp (citation needed) has had a longstanding and consistent character arc (citation...

Secret World player publishes fifth ‘unofficial’ novel

For Secret World Legends fans, one truth is pretty evident: They're not getting any new stories in the game -- at least, any time...
oh no skellingtons

World of Warcraft: Shadows Rising is a solid book stuck in an uncomfortable midspace

My long-standing policy for the prequel novels for World of Warcraft expansions has been to not read them. We've gotten these things for a...

World of Warcraft Shadowlands is getting a prequel novel called Shadows Rising

If for some reason you're still really hoping that Blizzard will pull some good storytelling in World of Warcraft, maybe point your eyeballs to...

Fan author of The Secret World releases a fourth book in her unofficial series

Do you remember The Secret World fanfic author Amber “Blodwedd Mallory” McKee? She's an author who was given the go-ahead by Funcom to write,...

Enter to win a digital copy of one of the Unofficial Legend of The Secret World novels!

Back in October, we covered the heart-warming story of a Secret World Legends player who wrote a novel based on the game's IP. The...

Funcom allowed a fan to publish and sell a novel based on the Secret World franchise

Here's one for the warm fuzzies bin: MOP reader Ocho (@BigMikeyOcho) of Casual Aggro and Beyond the Veil was first to cover the fact...

Elite Dangerous’ novel-concluding Salomé event was wrecked by long-con griefers

Last week, we reported on an impending roleplaying event in Elite Dangerous that was set to influence the outcome of Premonition, a game-based novel...

This in-game Elite Dangerous event will affect the game’s novelization

Cancel your plans for Saturday, folks: You're gonna want to be in Elite Dangerous. That's because Frontier has a big event planned that day...

Massively OP’s 2016 gift guide for the MMORPG bookworm

Hey you! Yeah, the player who actually reads quest text and lore entries when all of the other hooting madmen are furiously clicking past...

Shroud of the Avatar’s first prequel novel is now available

What's the perfect way to get ready for Shroud of the Avatar's summer pseudo-release? Why, by cracking open a brand-new prequel novel, of course! The...

Make My MMO: Chronicles of Elyria’s Kickstarter bid ends in triumph (June 4, 2016)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, Chronicles of Elyria's Kickstarter successfully funded at just over $1.36 million following its SpatialOS integration announcement and tech preview...

The MOP Up: The future of skins in Paragon (May 29, 2016)

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we’re deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...

Make My MMO: Chronicles of Elyria has been Greenlit on Steam (May 28, 2016)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, Chronicles of Elyria's bid for Steam Greenlight status was successful (though the team won't commit to launching on...

Make My MMO: Chronicles of Elyria raises a million bucks (May 21, 2016)

This week in MMO crowdfunding news, there's a new player in the crowdfunding business: Fig, a "community-powered publisher" whose "goal is to strike a balance...

Albion Online publishes its first novel, Landfall

Does your MMO have an official novel? Well, Albion Online isn't even out yet and it is breaking literary barriers with its first published...

Massively OP’s holiday gift guide for EVE Online players

Most of my friends know that I'm into EVE Online and yet they still tell me I'm notoriously difficult to buy gifts for. EVE...