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Albion Online’s Percival update is live with new solo random dungeons and customization perks

It's patch day for Albion Online, as the big summer update, dubbed Percival, has been unleashed on the live servers. Sandbox Interactive...

Check out the new character meshes Albion Online is launching tomorrowday

As Albion Online is gearing up to drop its summer Percival update tomorrow, studio Sandbox Interactive has been pumping out previews of what...

Albion Online’s Robin Henkys elaborates on how Percival’s solo randomized dungeons will work

Albion Online's game director Robin Henkys has put out yet another video featuring him sitting in a comfy chair and explaining something coming...

Albion Online’s Percival update drops July 10 with new solo random dungeons

With last week's update in the rear-view mirror, Albion Online is pushing onward to its next big thing, Percival. Sandbox Interactive announced today...

Albion Online is finally getting proper character customization and mount skin flipping in Percival

Albion Online has a bunch of plans in motion right now now, so let me try to disentangle them a bit. First up, there's...

Albion Online checks in with an update from the DDOS defensive front

As we reported earlier, poor Albion Online is suffering from some protracted DDOS attacks because... well, who really knows. Director Robin Henkys...

Albion Online is once again under sustained DDOS attacks

Albion Online is no stranger to DDOS attacks, MMO players will recall. When it formally launched in 2017, it fended off
Tiptoe through the something-or-other.

Crowfall and Albion Online are both running big PvP events this weekend

Fans of large-scale MMORPG PvP will find themselves torn over just where to draw their swords this weekend, as two prominent PvP MMOs have...
Time is on my side, after a fashion.

Global Chat: Is it worth it to subscribe to MMOs?

MMO blog Altar of Gaming has a fascinating series going on in which Rimuru is evaluating whether or not it's worth picking up a...
Storm's a-comin'

Albion Online launches new Outland regions in today’s Oberon midseason patch

Albion Online has been on a rollercoaster since its free-to-play launch a month ago. While the influx of players and publicity no doubt...
In a big outer land, land stays with you, and also your guild.

Albion’s mid-season patch includes three new Outland regions as devs focus on performance

A mid-season patch is on the way for Albion Online and it's including new regions of land in the Outlands, giving players a...
Mommy and Daddy and Mommy and Daddy are fighting again.

Albion Online changes land auctions and hellgate rewards with its latest patch

From this point on, you'll be going in blind to land auctions in Albion Online. The newest patch has changed the way bidding...

Fight or Kite: First impressions of newly free-to-play Albion Online

As soon as I heard that Albion Online was going free-to-play, I knew where I was going to spend the majority of my...

The Stream Team: Another journey into Albion Online

It has been quite a long time since Massively OP's MJ has adventured in Albion Online. In fact, it's been so long that...

Albion Online announces Outland map expansion coming next month

Last month, Albion Online dev Sandbox Interactive announced that it is working on a massive overhaul of the game's Outlands map,...

Albion Online makes Silver shrine buffs more powerful and kicks off the Rites of Spring event

Albion Online is getting in to the spring spirit with the usual Easter-themed shenanigans, but that's not the only thing that's happening in...
Everything old is... well, it's actually still old.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 216: Star Wars frenzy

Justin and Bree discuss big SWTOR expansion news, plus news from WoW, Blizzard, Guild Wars 2, Skyforge, TERA, Albion, Blade & Soul, and DDO, with a mailbag question on MMO expansion difficulty.
There! A thing!

Albion Online’s free-to-play relaunch is going well in spite of lag, queues, and duping

We don't get a lot of buy-to-play or subscription-based MMOs going free-to-play anymore, chiefly because most of the ones likely to make the jump...

Albion Online is officially free-to-play today – and already ‘under heavy load’

Fancy getting your peekay on in an actual PvP sandbox? Albion Online is officially free-to-play today, meaning you can swarm the game...
Yes, this is one of the few cases wherein EA kinda gets to be the good guys.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 215: Anthem exposed

Justin and Bree discuss Anthem and BioWare, Guild Wars 2, DCUO, RIFT, Albion, DDO, Dragon Quest X, and Black Desert, plus a mailbag topic on event fatigue in MMOs.