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City of Heroes fans have (mostly) restored the game’s original 2012 forums

Looking for a forum-based blast from the past out of City of Heroes? Maybe you want to re-read some of the story threads, look...

Survival sandbox Grounded releases out of early access with new area and new features

It's been just under three years since Obsidian Entertainment kicked off the early access period of Grounded, a survival sandbox that casts players as...

Pantheon Rise of the Fallen brings back pre-alpha sessions starting October 1

Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen is looking back at the year that was and ahead to the future in this month's newsletter, starting with...
Teeth. Not a lack of teeth.

Vague Patch Notes: Mandatory content and game design in MMOs

Let me tell you about my second roommate in college. He was named Kyle, and he was benefiting from the fact that I had...

Embers Adrift talks enemy leashes, crafting revamps, and classes in latest video

The weekly video addresses from Embers Adrift continue to rumble forth, and this week's episode grants another round of discussion, gameplay previews, and patch...

The Cycle Frontier offers up the patch notes for its upcoming new season

The cataclysm has fallen upon The Cycle: Frontier, meaning the first season is over and the second season is coming tomorrow, September 28th, but...

Hearthstone releases its new mini-set and updates Battlegrounds and Mercenaries in latest patch

The time for Maw and Disorder is now in Hearthstone's newest patch, which brings on the titular mini-set the CCG unveiled last week -...

Here’s what to expect from Lost Ark’s September update, launching tomorrow

Lost Ark players, you've got 16 hours of downtime to burn before the MMOARPG's next update. What do you do with that time? Maybe...

Multiplayer 4X RTS Dune Spice Wars introduces the House Corrino faction in latest update

Dune: Spice Wars, the early access 4X RTS that recently introduced multiplayer to the mix, has now added something else new to its melange:...

Temtem’s first post-launch update retools the Tamer Pass and feather drops

Kickstarted critter-collecting MMO Temtem popped out its first post-launch patch this morning, and there's quite a bit on the docket, starting with an overhaul...

Diablo II Resurrected’s first anniversary patch is live with terror zones but not season two

Diablo II Resurrected's second season - and new sundering charms - won't actually release until October 6th, but the 2.5 patch is live as...
This non-game sucks, Beavis.

Vague Patch Notes: The perpetual MMO crowdfunding engine

Do me a favor right now and navigate over to the Star Citizen webpage. It's possible that this has wildly changed in the time...

Black Desert PC preps events in anticipation of Heidel Ball, adds a fruit that grants a sparkle pony

If you happen to own the Mythical Arduanatt horse in Black Desert and you want to make it extra sparkly and showy, then you...

Dauntless begins the final chapter of Dire Discovery and its first series of bonus events

If you've been following along with the Dire Discovery quest line that's played out in Dauntless over the last few months, you're about to...

Neverwinter brings updates to the Band of Air today, prepares to reopen the Hell Pit September 22

The immediate future of Neverwinter is bringing a different ring and a returning event this week, with today's patch applying previously discussed changes to...

MechWarrior Online releases a new version of the Terra Therma map in its latest update

If you're a regular player of MechWarrior Online, you might have some feelings about the map known as Terra Therma. In the online 'Mech...
Small, angry.

Wild Terra 2 adds new tutorial context, opens a mining camp, and changes animal husbandry in latest patch

The sandbox of Wild Terra 2 has put out a new patch that touches on a variety of things without any particular single theme...

Zenith’s summer cosmetic quest goes live as the MMO angles for VR Game of the Year

Sure, we're well into the tail-end of the month of September, but that doesn't mean the summer season has to stop in Zenith, especially...

Arcane Waters sails into a fresh playtest with treasure finding, updates to the perk system, and a new tutorial

It's a new month, a new weekend, and incidentally a new playtest for the pixel-styled pirating MMO Arcane Waters. The game has offered up...

Diablo II Resurrected’s PTR adds more Terror Zones and new sundered charms, confirms second ladder season’s launch date

The public test realm of Diablo II: Resurrected is the news hub for what's coming to the ARPG (obviously), which means that an update...