quality of life

Massively on the Go: Orna’s pet-battler is fluffy – but not cheap

Usually here on Massively on the Go, we have a lot of good things to say about Orna: The GPS RPG and its dev...

Massively on the Go: Orna spices things up with step tracking and guilds update

Recently here on Massively on the Go, we talked about some of the good and some of the, uh, "less good" features in location-based...

Not So Massively: Second impressions of Diablo IV

My initial impression of the Diablo IV open beta was lukewarm at best, but I did hold some hope that the second beta weekend...

Vitae Aeternum: New World’s slow march to redemption

In the rushes of excitement over Lost Ark and End of Dragons, New World seems to have fallen off the radar a bit. As...

Massively on the Go: Previewing Orna’s 3.1 story update and quality-of-life improvements

Looking for a mobile MMO that doesn't ask for personal information, encourages getting out of the house, but doesn't want you to walk and...

Not So Massively: Making the case for Dungeon Siege IV

Dungeon Siege is not the biggest name in ARPG field, but the franchise has always been dear to my heart. It's now been more...

Vitae Aeternum: New World’s travel problem is also a storage problem

Today, I'd like to discuss the recent change that increased the experience needed to level crafting in New World: It's terrible, and it should...

The Daily Grind: What little touches make you happy in an MMO?

Completing a duty in Final Fantasy XIV plays the traditional series victory fanfare. It's such a little thing, it doesn't need to be in...

Desert Oasis: The best Black Desert quality-of-life changes

I wasn't there at launch, but I've played Black Desert long enough to see some major changes in the game. And since the game just...

Massively on the Go: The rollercoaster that is Pokemon Go’s Go Beyond update

I've previously mentioned in this Massively on the Go column some unexpected bonuses popping up with the release of Pokemon Go’s Go Beyond update....

Massively on the Go: Pokemon Go’s Go Beyond update is surprisingly solid for vets and newcomers alike

Yes, in case you missed it, Pokemon Go's Go Beyond update is live. My preview piece was updated right up to the release, so...

The Daily Grind: What MMO quality-of-life update had the biggest impact on your gameplay?

Quality-of-life updates in MMOs don't usually get all that much attention from the most plugged-in gamers, but the truth is, they can have an...
And now I can't move.

Fallout 76’s upcoming patch 13 will tackle bugs, mods, and rewards

Don't you hate getting out of powered armor in Fallout 76 only to find that you can no longer control your character? You could just...
Oh, all right.

RuneScape drops a big quality-of-life patch with plenty of cherry blossoms

Sometimes, you need to stop and smell the cherry blossoms. Which is a bit of an odd thing to do in Britain, the home...
Let me try that thing on.

The Daily Grind: What quality-of-life features matter most to you in an MMORPG?

There are a lot of missing features that I can deal with in Final Fantasy XI because the game was designed for a controller...
Technically by this point we're talking Ninja, but let's not quibble.

Final Fantasy XIV plans UI improvements for patch 4.1

The next major patch for Final Fantasy XIV contains many pieces of content, but it also promises to improve the quality of life for...
I made you this. Use it.

The Elder Scrolls Online is improving quality of life with Update 15

So perhaps you aren't interested in the newest DLC for The Elder Scrolls Online. Perhaps you suffered some sort of horns-related mishap in your...
Stand forever.

Prevent the Fall adds in a new tutorial and quality of life improvements

It's nice to know what in the world you're doing, isn't it? That can be tricky when you're starting a new game, but the...
This game really provides no shortage of illustrations we need for this.

Hearthstone patches in decklist importing and quests with friends

If you've ever found yourself wishing that it wer easier to just import a decklist and go to town with a new deck in...
The descent of... um... man-like stuff, I guess.

WildStar promises players more quality-of-life improvements

Say, whatever happened to the last time WildStar players talked with the developers about features they'd like to see in the game? Did anything...