pre alpha

Palia’s latest investment round nets $30M as pre-alpha invites – all 200 of them – begin

Palia's reveal last month had the MMO and MMO-adjacent communities abuzz with delight over the cutesy simulation MMO, including ours. In our article on...

Palia gears up for pre-alpha test, reveals key characters

I'm sure that more than a few of us in the MMORPG community are crossing our fingers that we get invited to the upcoming...

Profane shares a sneak peek at its weather system and day/night cycle

Are you a fan of MMO weather systems and day/night cycles? Then you'll love the latest Twitter thread from the developers of Profane, which......
And it started to grow.

Seed shows off the concept art work for the game’s Kernel

Sitting at the heart of your colony in Seed is the Kernel, the little structure that kicks off the founding of your settlement. And...

Chronicles of Elyria kicks off its Settlers of Elyria virtual land auction for a second time

Allow us to share a little bit of background on this one: Chronicles of Elyria had first announced an "event" in December of last...

MMOs you’ve never heard of: Asteidus, Hordes, Voidspace, and Bloodstone

Think you've played it all in 2019? That kind of hubris means that it is time for another tour of MMOs you've never heard...

Space colony MMO SEED announces ‘Pioneers’ alpha coming in 2020

With SpatialOS titles bailing out of the genre left and right, it falls to games like Seed - now being marketed as SEED -...

Sci-fi Project C puts out a call for pre-alpha testers, but getting in won’t be easy

The as-of-yet unnamed Project C isn't letting the lack of a moniker stop it from cultivating a playerbase. In fact, Darewise Entertainment is putting out...

MMO battle royale title Mavericks previews its plans for early 2019

It's been a little while since we last heard from Automaton Games's ambitious open-world battle-royale shooter Mavericks at E3 2018, but it would appear...

Pantheon’s full world begins to emerge as pre-alpha winds down

One of the big hopes of the future of the MMO genre is finally putting all of its pieces together. Pantheon announced in its...
Combination crossover.

Ship of Heroes opens registration for its first login test

It's uncommon for a development team to describe an upcoming test phase as "boring," since the goal is usually to get fans excited and...

Population Zero is an upcoming crafting-survival MMO inspired by classic sci-fi

Survival crafting games are all the rage these days, it seems, and the genre's about to get just a little bit bigger with the...

Fractured announces first pre-alpha test starting this month, delays alpha until next year

The team at Dynamight Studios has announced that its crowdfunded sandbox MMO Fractured will be entering pre-alpha testing this week. The test phase will...

EVE Evolved: Hands-on with EVE Online FPS Project Nova

Cast your mind back to 2011 and you'll probably remember the insane hype that was building for DUST 514, CCP Games' ambitious console MMOFPS...
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Chronicles of Elyria will let players choose their game worlds in upcoming map voting

It's virtually every MMO player's dream to be able to shape the worlds they inhabit, but Soulbound Studios is allowing backers of its in-development...

Dual Universe details upcoming improvements to Lua scripting system

One of the key selling points of Novaquark's upcoming self-billed "civilization building MMO" Dual Universe is the insane degree of customization it provides players...

ArtCraft devs discuss Crowfall’s development process, community involvement, and future plans in new interview

The folks at Expansive have posted a new interview from Gamescom 2018 in which they sit down with Crowfall's Creative Director J. Todd Coleman,...

Pantheon newsletter previews fall pre-alpha test, delves into Skar race redesign

Visionary Realms has released the latest newsletter for its in-development high-fantasy MMO Pantheon, in which the devs highlight some of the game's latest developments...
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Crowfall’s September ACE Q&A video tackles siege warfare, ranged combat adjustments, and more

Crowfall Design Lead Thomas Blair and Creative Director J. Todd Coleman are back again for the monthly ACE Q&A video, where they field questions...

SCUM shows off pre-alpha character creation footage

Who is better suited to survive a horror-filled island than a bunch of hardened convicts? Running for your life and shooting anything that displeases...