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Past Fate retools the Blackfang Keep zone and releases its first pass at an armor upgrade system

Are you ready to plumb a blacker, more fang-filled Blackfang Keep? You'd better be because Past Fate's latest patch has made some optimizations and...

End-of-Year Eleven: All the upcoming MMOs to watch in 2024 and beyond

We've said it before, but this time we really mean it: The future of MMORPGs looks amazing. Contrary to years when we've seen only...

Past Fate’s latest patch focuses on exploration with updated landscapes and new secrets

One of the more fun things to do in a sandbox MMORPG (for a certain type of player) is to roam around the game...

Past Fate’s alpha refines combat, brings new cooking recipes, and celebrates Halloween

While testing of Past Fate may be closed up once more after its July open alpha weekend, that doesn't mean people can't keep up...

Past Fate shares gameplay and development footage ahead of July 28 open alpha weekend test

If you haven't been following along with the development of the sandbox MMORPG Past Fate, then you're just the sort of person who would...

Kickstarted medieval fantasy MMORPG Past Fate drops new patch and alpha trailer

Finding a treasure chest out in the open world of Past Fate is presumably always a surprise, but by developer Icy North Games' standards,...

Medieval fantasy MMO Past Fate beefs up early game and optimization

As it heads toward early access later this year, the freedom-happy medieval fantasy MMO Past Fate is keeping things spicy with both increased promotion...

Kickstarted open-world MMO Past Fate posts new early access video

We've had an eyeball on skill-based open-world MMORPG Past Fate since at least 2019, when it first made it into one of our MMOs...

Kickstarted MMO Past Fate previews the first 30 minute of its alpha gameplay experience

Did you happen to miss out on the earlier open alpha weekend of Past Fate? Maybe you forgot or you got busy or some...

Indie MMO Past Fate opens its alpha to all this weekend

Do you have plans this weekend? Not pretend plans to save face, I'm talking about actual engaging commitments. No? Then here's one option for...

End-of-Year Eleven: The top MMOs to watch in 2023

You know how some people like to push this narrative that "MMOs are dying?" If that were actually true, then my job to round...
It couldn't happen to a nicer bunch of of theoretical games.

Betawatch: Hey, that Star Citizen sure is taking a long time, huh

Well howdy there, folks! I'm Gamer Gary, and I'm out here with all of this construction equipment because someone posted a whole chart showing...

Past Fate triples resources, continues zone development, and frees crafters from stations

Tell us if you've been in this position before: You're deep in the wilds of Past Fate, hoovering up resources like you're a wood-hungry...
It couldn't happen to a nicer bunch of of theoretical games.

Betawatch: Star Citizen’s leaked footage and whale stuffies

Oh, Star Citizen, I would facetiously say that you should never change but that would imply there was a thin chance of that ever...

Past Fate adds character saves and toughens combat but delays early access

The last time we checked in with the gritty Past Fate, the indie MMO was entering into its open alpha test. The test, which...
And a real universe.

Betawatch: Dual Universe is finally launching next month

I know, I know, this column is called "Betawatch" and not "Launchwatch." That one isn't a thing. But it's still notable that after six...

Past Fate enters open alpha on Steam after a brief authentication delay

This reads like one of the most basic headlines in MOP history, but that's because the news really is as simple as that: The...

Past Fate revamps its faction and class systems as it enters open alpha today

Big changes are afoot in Past Fate, as the indie MMORPG recently made some sweeping changes to its alpha build. The faction system's been...
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Past Fate shows off its first moments of gameplay in a new video

So what's it like when you first step into the world in Past Fate? You don't have to speculate about that any more because...

Past Fate introduces spellcasting and cooking in latest closed alpha update

Those who are in the closed alpha of Past Fate probably noticed something unique from its open alpha trailer: the addition of a character...