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Massively Overthinking: Open world difficulty and puzzles in MMOs

During last week's press event ahead of the Gold Road announcement, Elder Scrolls Online's Rich Lambert said something I thought would turn out to...

The Final Fantasy XIV live-action TV series is apparently dead in the water

Remember that talk about adapting Final Fantasy XIV into a live-action television series? No, not the Dad of Light series that included FFXIV as...

Perfect Ten: The 10 most utterly bizarre Final Fantasy XIV NPC names

A lot of times when I write these columns, I have either a point to make or a higher concept that I am touching...

Co-op survivalbox Enshrouded just launched into Steam early access

When I logged into my guild's Discord this morning, I realized half my crew was excitedly chattering about Enshrouded, multiplayer survival sandbox that we...
Less elf than hoped.

Final Fantasy XIV prepares a new Moogle Treasure Trove event with expanded challenges starting on January 30

Generally speaking, Final Fantasy XIV has run the Moogle Treasure Trove event in the lead-up to a major patch, but the upcoming Hunt for...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 454: MMO roadmap roundup

Justin and Bree discuss the 2024 roadmaps for Lord of the Rings Online, Lost Ark, World of Warcraft, Guild Wars 2, EVE Online, Elder Scrolls Online, New World, EverQuest, EverQuest II, and Wayfinder, with adventures in LOTRO, FFXIV, and City of Heroes.

The Stream Team: Exploring the vessel of Warframe’s Whispers in the Walls

After exploring  a chunk of the secret labs and waking up Loid, Massively OP's MJ found herself walking behind Loid into a whirlpool portal...

Dungeons and Dragons Online’s systems designer talks about the epic destiny refresh

With a whole lot of systems under review for Dungeons and Dragons Online's Update 66, it's only logical that the games systems designer emerge...
Looks nice enough, I guess.

Wisdom of Nym: Impressions of Final Fantasy XIV’s petite patch 6.55

There's an odd thing that keeps going back and forth in my head when I look at last week's patch 6.55 for Final Fantasy...

The Stream Team: Fighting Asura and other tasks in Final Fantasy XIV

MOP's Chris has another primal to defeat with his family! He'll be hopping in to Final Fantasy XIV to take on Asura, then after...

Bethesda begins to roll out Elder Scrolls Castles, its latest Elder Scrolls mobile game

Elder Scrolls Online players looking to take their gaming addiction on the go have a good cause to rejoice this week, as Bethesda surprised...

Destiny 2 previews a new activity, new glimmer cap, customization updates, and Halloween costumes

Destiny 2 is once again back to its regularly scheduled weekly newsletters after a holiday-length hiatus, and this week's edition is looking forward to...

The Daily Grind: What will be the next MMO to undergo a big business model shift?

2023 turned out to be a weird year for business models in MMOs. It was certainly the year of cadence shifts and seasonal shifts,...

Massively Overthinking: The slowest and fastest combat in MMORPGs

During a recent podcast discussion about City of Heroes' official revival, the MOP writers were talking about its combat, which - let's be honest...

Elder Scrolls Online’s Gold Road chapter takes players back to Oblivion’s best city on June 3

With the conclusion of Elder Scrolls Online's stream this afternoon, we can finally talk about the new chapter, dubbed Gold Road. TES fans who...

Watch Elder Scrolls Online reveal its 2024 chapter during this afternoon’s global stream

Update: Our preview piece on Gold Road is live now! Furbish up your Twitch players, friends, as Elder Scrolls Online is fully unveiling its 2024...

Warframe puts out its latest Prime Frame and readies to discuss its next Whispers in the Walls chapter

Are you ready to go fast? Then you're probably ready to check out the latest Prime Frame available in Warframe, which is offering a...
Now you can play with your straight friends!

Final Fantasy XIV jumps the gun on Xbox open beta announcement

One of the biggest developments for Final Fantasy XIV in 2024 that isn't named "Dawntrail" has to be the MMO's debut on Microsoft's game...

Dungeons and Dragons Online begins testing its new Dragon Lord Fighter archetype

It was just last Friday that Dungeons and Dragons Online's producer confirmed that the MMO was getting at least two new class archetypes in...

Final Fantasy XIV wraps up Manderville weapons and readies for Dawntrail with patch 6.55 today

It's time to get started on your final push to Final Fantasy XIV's next expansion with today's release of patch 6.55, starting with the...