Player-generated content

Second Life begins beta testing terrain updates, 2K textures, and mirrors for creators

The toolset for creative players of Second Life is seeing a number of interesting updates, as the sandbox is running some beta tests that...

Roblox unveils horror-themed games featuring Poppy Playtime and Chucky

Roblox and horror aren't generally things that one assumes would blend together (unless you consider Roblox Corp's own real-world awfulness), but those two tastes...

Lord of the Rings Online’s Update 39 contains a whole lot of class changes

Lord of the Rings Online's winter instance update went into a third round of testing this week with one of its four dungeons --...

ARK Survival Ascended is launching a streamlined way to get player-made items in February and April

Mod support is already a thing in ARK: Survival Ascended, but the survival sandbox is bringing a little bit more streamlining to the custom...

Star Citizen player-run Daymar Rally sees hundreds of players and teams compete over the weekend

It's not a huge stretch to claim that much of Star Citizen's current in-game racing content would be possible without the effort of the...

Leaderboard: What’s the most vulnerable Daybreak MMO in 2024?

Every year when it comes time to update this poll for January, I consider tossing it out. But the last few years of Daybreak...

The best MassivelyOP community Daily Grinds of 2023

This traditional roundup of the best Daily Grinds of the year is actually one of my favorites because it demonstrates just how long we've...

Some Assembly Required: Grand Theft Online roleplay is a tough nut to crack

A few months ago, I discovered the world of Red Dead Online roleplay. The possibility of interacting with other players and discovering mechanics in...

Legends of Aria’s crypto-spinoff nearly loses IP rights, promises pre-alpha this year

Yep, this one's back on our collective radar again. We're sorry. However, while we don't cover crypto games as a general rule, readers may...

Perfect Ten: The interesting features EverQuest Next promised before it was canceled

After way, way too long, it looks like an EverQuest 3 may be in the works after all. It's been rumored for years, of...
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The Daily Grind: Would you play EverQuest Next or Landmark if Daybreak revived them?

I know the big buzz for the EverQuest franchise is the potential for EverQuest 3, given that EG7 has been pitching it to investors....

Funcom celebrates its 30th anniversary as it looks back at Anarchy Online, Conan, and Secret World

It's a landmark year for Funcom, as the Norwegian video game developer celebrates its 30th anniversary. The studio got started making games for the Genesis...

EVE Fanfest 2023: EVE Online’s Havoc expansion will finally let you side with the pirates

Details of EVE Online's latest expansion have been revealed at EVE Fanfest 2023, and the word of the weekend is "chaos." The aptly named...

Perfect Ten: 10 MMO things you can just stop waiting for

Sooner or later we all have to face facts and accept that something we wanted at one point is never actually going to happen....

Roblox confirms Quest VR release later this month, PlayStation launch in October

Roblox's bespoke RDC event has once again offered up a list of major headlines for the multiplayer player-generated content platform, but one of the...

Some Assembly Required: Taking a look at other players’ Craftopia creations

To this point I've been mostly focusing on my personal Craftopia journey in terms of crafting, gathering, and house decorating (such as it is)....

Some Assembly Required: Craftopia’s housing customization options leave a lot to be desired

Well, well, well. Looks like I've finally found a chink in the armor of Craftopia. And it's the portion of the game that arguably...

Some Assembly Required: Trapped by exploration and age progression in Craftopia

I'm sure that this is going to come as a complete and utter surprise to those who have followed my playing of games on...

Cubio is a ‘fully featured sandbox game creation platform’ headed for alpha testing soon

A new game has once again landed in our lap, and it can basically be described as Gameforge's swing at releasing its own version...

Some Assembly Required: A trip around the world in Craftopia for materials and exploration’s sake

One of my favorite things to do in survival sandboxes is explore. Now, I admit that I don't get to feed that need very...