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Lord of the Rings Online outlines the Harvestmath Festival starting October 12

The last crops are being harvested across Middle-earth, and that means it's time for everyone to celebrate some concluding harvests with some spooks and...

Shroud of the Avatar is back online, but that ‘test’ rollback to August has become a live reality

It has been a long week for the developers and followers of Shroud of the Avatar. The problems began when developer Catnip Games sought...

Final Fantasy XIV confirms Patch 6.25 for October 18, Fan Festival’s return in July 2023

The Live Letter from Final Fantasy XIV was already planning to have lots of information about what's next for adventurers in Eorzea, and it...

Ship of Heroes ‘doubles’ costume pieces and enhances its character creator

It's been a while since we heard a super-peep from Ship of Heroes, as the project's been relatively quiet since its housing beta this...
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Shroud of the Avatar says it ‘is not going away,’ but a ‘sanity test’ build rolls the MMO back into August

Earlier this week we reported on a major issue affecting Shroud of the Avatar and its latest release, which featured a bug tied to...

Ultima Online dev reminisces on chasing cheaters and combusting castles

If you're a longtime Ultima Online player, you surely know the name Tim "Draconi" Cotten, even if only from seeing his name on holiday...
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Shroud of the Avatar’s latest release was so ‘borked’ that it was down all weekend – and still is

Shroud of the Avatar was supposed to kick out Release 106 last week - Thursday, September 29th, to be exact - but the patch...

New World bundles a bunch of fixes into this week’s update

Don't play a drinking game with the word "fix" when it comes to this week's New World patch, because your liver will revolt. Update...

PSA: ArcheAge Unchained’s fresh start servers will begin a land rush on September 24

This bulletin will probably end up being old news to players of ArcheAge Unchained who have been following along with the schedule of events...

Chimeraland delays a patch that brings blueprints, merfolk, and gourmet food into September 23

We should all recognize at this stage in the game that Chimeraland just does things differently. How else can you combine merfolk, housing blueprints,...

Lord of the Rings Online opens preorders for the Before the Shadow mini-expansion

If you're not still grumpy about the whole "mini-expansion" thing, then heads-up because Standing Stone Games has just opened up preorders for Lord of...

Fallout 76 shows off the cosmetics awaiting in the Season 10 battle pass

Just in case you weren't paying attention to anything coming out of Fallout 76 these past few weeks, the game's most recent update opened...

Roblox announces plans for ‘immersive ads’ and a marketplace with ‘scarcity’

The beginning of September saw Roblox hold its own developers conference, which outlined several planned features and updates to the way players can play...

Elder Scrolls Online starts testing Update 36 and the island of Galen

Despite Elder Scrolls Online already being pretty flush with volcanoes and lava fields, it's about to get a few more thanks to this fall's...

Elder Scrolls Online’s Firesong DLC and Update 36 arrive on PC November 1

We all know that Elder Scrolls Online is getting a new DLC release and new update by now, and most regular fans of the...

EverQuest II kicks off Secrets of the Sands, the prelude to its unnamed expansion

While the title of EverQuest II's upcoming 2022 expansion is still under wraps, players can start heading it its direction thanks to a new...
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Massively Overthinking: Have you ever returned to an old MMO and fallen in love?

Earlier this month, MOP's Eliot penned a WoW Factor that doesn't quote but certainly does evoke the ol' Heraclitus quote about how you cannot...

Tower of Fantasy launches update 1.5, Artificial Island, complete with your own house to build

If you've played Tower of Fantasy and thought to yourself, "Hey, this game feels like anime gacha WildStar, but it lacks housing," the latest...

Four Winds: What made Lost Ark so successful where Elyon failed?

I'm sad about it, but I have to eat my words about Elyon and its place in this decade's pantheon of MMOs. I honestly...

The Game Archaeologist: The legacy of Ultima Online

Last week in The Game Archaeologist, we traced the history of Ultima Onlineā€™s origin, development, and testing -- not to mention one pesky in-game...