Existence arrives on the scene to recapture ‘the heart of MMO gaming’

Inspired by their time in Anarchy Online, two brothers decided that it wanted to make their own sci-fi MMORPG. The result of this...

MMOs you’ve never heard of: War Nomad, LifeBlast, Rise in Time

Care for another round of MMOs you've likely never heard of? Sure you are. You've got nothing else going on until a certain...

Check out Cosmonaut, a fan-created monthly Star Citizen magazine

Fan creativity is always one of the cooler things to see, and the fanbase of Star Citizen looks to have some similarly creative...

More and more MMOs are offering sales and events during the coronavirus pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, MMOs and other MMO-adjacent games and studios continue to react, bringing their staffs home and offering bonuses...

The Soapbox: Why does it feel like I don’t have time for an MMO when I really do?

This guest Soapbox was commissioned through MassivelyOP's Patreon program and is authored by Steve "Sray" Blouin, a name...

Massively Overthinking: MassivelyOP, five years in

Five years ago, we flipped a switch, let the site go live, and published our first article as Massively OP. It was from Justin,...

Magic to Master is a revived free-to-play MMORPG from 2009

Let's take a look at something new, shall we? Well, "new" here meaning "a returning MMORPG from 2009" and not so much in terms...

Mark Kern didn’t just quit WoW Classic: He accused his old Firefall studio of Chinese corruption

Earlier this week, we reported that former World of Warcraft Team Lead Mark Kern had very publicly posted that he was quitting WoW...

Former Elder Scrolls and Guild Wars franchise composer is accused of sexual assault

The gaming industry is in the midst of its own #MeToo moment, and one of the industry vets who stands accused is...
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MMOs You’ve Never Heard Of: Perfect World Mobile, Virtuverse, Eventyr, Pixie Hollow, and Reign of Guilds

Welcome back to another quick roundup of MMOs and MMO-adjacent titles you’ve probably never heard of (or at least have entirely forgotten about!). Up...

MMO Week in Review: Wouldn’t it be awesome if Guild Wars 2’s next season were Cantha

It was a surprisingly solid week for Guild Wars 2, not so much because of one specific thing but because of the deluge:...

Blight’s alpha is a portal to a ‘cruel, harsh’ PvP world

Do you feel as though too many MMOs have a soft underbelly these days? Then you may wish to cut your teeth on an...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 219: The 64-bit generation

Justin and Bree discuss Blizzard financials, City of Heroes, Fallout 76, Final Fantasy XIV, WoW Classic, EVE Online, LOTRO, and Guild Wars, with mailbag topics on Blizzard, everythingboxes, genderlocking, and dad jokes.

Ask Mo: Introducing Massively OP’s latest columns and columnists

As part of our planned expansion for 2019, Massively OP brought on a slew of new writers to perk up our pages with...

Indie hacking MMO Spycursion admits defeat on Kickstarter, but game development will continue

We've been tracking the Kickstarter for upcoming hacking MMO Spycursion for several weeks now, and it's coming down to its last two...

MMO Business Roundup: Skyrim’s multiplayer mod mess, Neural MMO, and the rise of Overwatch League

Welcome back to another roundup of stuff happening in the gaming business world relevant to MMOers. Remember Skyrim Together, the multiplayer Skyrim mod...

There’s now another Glitch reboot on the way: Odd Giants

When TinySpeck - that's the company that went on to ultimately found Slack - sunsetted its tiny browser sandbox Glitch back in...

Azusa RP Online is the Stardew Valley retro sandbox MMORPG you always wanted

Here's a new MMO rolling out to Steam today: It's a Brazilian MMO called Azusa RP Online. If you're a fan of pixel...

The multiplayer Skyrim Together mod is about to hit closed beta

If you've been around the Elder Scrolls modding community long enough, you know that fan efforts to bring multiplayer elements to the franchise's single-player...

Guild Wars and Elder Scrolls franchise composer Jeremy Soule starts Patreon for exclusive music

It's not really a holiday season around Massively OP if we're not asking that annual question, "What is composer Jeremy Soule up to these...