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Vague Patch Notes: Floaty, samey, and janky – a treasury of MMO terms for bad combat

Any time you bring up The Secret World or Secret World Legends's bland, floaty combat, at least one person is going to chime in...

Diablo II Resurrected introduces eight new rune words to its PTR

Speak the words and earn the power. That's what rune words are all about in Diablo II: Resurrected, and now there are eight new...
Cool out.

World of Warcraft preps the Trading Post, begins the Storm’s Fury event, and tweaks classes in latest patch

Today marks the day when World of Warcraft: Dragonflight is getting its first post-launch patching, and while it might not be teeming with top-flight...
Not like this.

Vague Patch Notes: Fractured Online deserved better, even if you think it looked bad

When it comes to upcoming MMOs, there's always a sense of uncertainty in terms of what the final product is going to look like....
The world if Ion Hazzikostas never gets to design another thing for this game ever again.

World of Warcraft releases Update 10.0.5 patch notes, Lunar New Year

With a roadmap in hand and an ambitious year of releases ahead, World of Warcraft will take its first step to fulfilling its vision...

Old School RuneScape makes targeted tweaks to its latest quest, adds more speedrunning worlds content

Now that the Secrets of the North quest has arrived to Old School RuneScape, the time has come for further content adjustments! Both the...
That elephant won't bedazzle itself.

Final Fantasy XIV adds in the items to its Gods Revel, Lands Tremble notes

As is tradition, the Final Fantasy XIV patch notes are a gift that keeps on giving. First you get the preliminary patch notes, then...

RuneScape Mobile gets a social lobby while 39 different worlds go down for localized maintenance

Having a place to just be a social butterfly in MMORPGs is a pretty important part of making a world feel alive, and for...
She's got a gun! I mean a scythe.

Wisdom of Nym: First impressions of Final Fantasy XIV’s Gods Revel, Lands Tremble content

So patch 6.3 is live in Final Fantasy XIV, and as always, that means a hefty does of new content and even more on...

Path of Exile makes some Sanctum adjustments and introduces the Voidborn Reliquary Key

The Sanctum league in Path of Exile saw some adjustments in a patch last week that targeted things like the Death Toll major affliction...

Diablo Immortal launches a Lunar New Year event and adds a slew of new legendary items

The latest patch for Diablo Immortal is something of a tale of two foci. On the one hand, the update is marking the Lunar...

Atlas plans an Xbox crossplay PTS, adds bunnies for Lunar New Year

Studio Wildcard's Grapeshot Games is joining the list of MMO studios rolling out a lucky red carpet for Lunar New Year, although Atlas' next...

Vague Patch Notes: Stop taking your released MMOs back to the drawing board

This is not a column about Kingshunt, but it is. It's not a column about Crowfall or Deathverse: Let it Die or even Crucible....

League of Legends’ 2023 season trailer leaves fans underwhelmed and forces Riot to calm player concerns

Generally speaking, a hype trailer should... well, generate hype, and after the bombastic trailer for last year's season of League of Legends, players had...

New World addresses bugs, plans magic weapon buffs – and melee weapon nerfs

As promised, New World merged multiple servers yesterday - successfully - but that's far from the only thing going on in Aeternum right now....

Temtem’s latest update addresses Switch performance and camera-induced motion sickness

Temtem's latest update - the 1.2.1 release that rolled out yesterday - was meant to improve performance and nuke crashing for Switch players. But...

Guild Wars 2’s Lunar New Year festival is live for the Year of the Rabbit

Lunar New Year doesn't technically begin until January 22nd, but try telling that to the MMO genre, which seldom misses an opportunity to party...

DC Universe Online marks 12 years of operation with the return of the Anti-Monitor anniversary event

It's time for DC Universe Online to celebrate its 12th anniversary, and it's doing so by bringing back the Anti-Monitor anniversary event, which will...
Whaling on the moon.

Wisdom of Nym: Examining Final Fantasy XIV’s patch 6.3 job changes

It's kind of a good thing that my life changes have involved a massive shift to my overall schedule because that was very useful...

Final Fantasy XIV’s latest update, Gods Revel, Lands Tremble, is live now

It's time to go fight a new batch of deities in Final Fantasy XIV today, as the latest patch for the game has arrived...