Palia’s Crafted Comforts update is live for beta players today with building and economy QOL

If you were watching Discord or social media, you already knew it was coming, but Palia's spring Crafted Comforts patch has officially rolled out...

Palia’s new teaser video hints at housing upgrades and Black Market hotpot

Earlier this week, Palia studio Singularity 6 teased what's coming in the next patch, but we didn't have full details, and we didn't have...

Palia is prepping an economy patch to smooth out gold generation and skills

With two major rounds of layoffs and a severely shrunken team - not to mention the fiasco with its beta status - Palia has...

Vampire survivalbox V Rising fully launches on PS5 June 11 – here’s the new trailer

If you're a PlayStation player staring mournfully at the formal launch of vampire survivalbox V Rising - and its 1.0 Ruins of Mortium content...
Peeky boo.

Betawatch: Wayfinder’s plan to downsize its MMO ambitions

Well this was not how I expected the Wayfinder story to continue, with the game basically dropping its online elements altogether. Now, it's not...

Palia studio Singularity 6 has been slammed with yet another layoff round

Singularity 6, the studio behind beta cozy MMO Palia, is dealing with yet another round of layoffs this week, following a round back in...
Spring has sprong.

Palia adds new springtime flair and level 5 friendship quests

How good are your friendship values with Zeki, Reth, Tish, and Ashura in Palia? Because the game is hoping to improve them significantly with...
Sorry, guy.

Perfect Ten: 10 favorite features that pairs of popular MMOs share

Even though all MMORPGs compete for our time, affection, and -- above all else -- money, it doesn't mean that they can't get along....

Massively OP Podcast Episode 466: Elder Scrolls Offline

Justin and Bree discuss PlanetSide 2's new developer, Elder Scrolls Online's rollback situation, the revival of Life is Feudal, and the resurrection of Legends of Aria Classic, with adventures in LOTRO, ESO, and World of Warcraft, plus mailbag topics on Palia, Blade and Soul, Dragons Dogma Online, and MMOs that would work offline.

Palia’s spring-themed update adds new friendship quests, decor, seeds, and ammo pouches today

Palia's first beta update since its confusing Steam launch and the layoff of more than a third of its team is here today, complete...

Post-layoffs, Palia is celebrating its alpha anniversary with a new buyable bundle

We've all been figuratively holding our breaths to see what would happen with Palia after the last month of mess, and now the game...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 465: Remixing Pandaria

Justin and Bree discuss WoW's Mists of Pandaria remix, new progression servers for EverQuest and EverQuest II, WoW Cataclysm Classic pre-patch, Blizzard's return to China, Blizzard's new mystery game, FFXIV's Dawntrail benchmark, Sky Childreon of the Light, Palia layoffs, and the Stop Killing Games game preservation movement, plus adventures in LOTRO.
Bree's modded Oblivion game

The Daily Grind: What problematic MMO trends have you become inured to?

I was reading a review of a certain tiny MMO the other day when a line jumped out at me. The player was complaining...

Last week’s massive Palia layoffs included waaaay too many senior Singularity 6 staff

As Palia players continue to reel from last week's news that Singularity 6 had laid off 35% of its team, the staff are continuing...

One Shots: Infinity pool of Tamriel

Bree's steamy overdose of hot tubs last week drew out one commenter to share another cool-looking pool in an MMO. If you thought infinity...

Betawatch: Palia’s layoffs, Ghost’s preview, Alganon’s revival

We aren't exactly thrilled with the way that Palia's development team has been dancing hither and yon around the title of beta recently, but...

Palia studio Singularity 6 has been hit by layoffs – 35% of the team impacted

(This article has been updated with S6's statement at the end; the original piece is as follows.) Palia studio Singularity 6's frustrating deceptions regarding the...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 464: Guild Wars 3 is a go

Justin and Bree discuss NCsoft, Guild Wars 3, DCUO, Monsters and Memories, Hellgate, and the LOTRO downtime, with adventures in Elder Scrolls Online, SWTOR, and Valheim, plus a mailbag topic on Palia.

Working As Intended: The top 10 hot tubs in MMORPGs

It's been a running joke for a few years that I always put hot tubs in my MMO houses whenever possible, and once that...
Please stop reminding me that this game exists.

Betawatch: Throne & Liberty begins signups for its global open beta

It seemed like we would never again hear about Throne & Liberty, given how long globally oriented comms had been silence, but that was...