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Wisdom of Nym: A measured response to Naoki Yoshida’s mystery project

Well hello there, news on April 1st. I really have a tendency not to put much stock in anything revealed on April Fools' Day because...
Speaking of deaths and looping...

ZeniMax Media trademarks Deathloop for mobile games

So here's a nice entry for your speculation bin. ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda, has filed for a trademark for "Deathloop" under...
Now the story can be told...

Wisdom of Nym: Other potential limited jobs for Final Fantasy XIV

I don't mind telling you that I'm looking forward to Blue Mage in Final Fantasy XIV. I've said before that it's almost a new form...

Superdata founder Joost van Dreunen sees dark days ahead for the game industry

If you'd like to remain optimistic about the future of the video game industry, you may not like what Superdata founder Joost van Dreunen...
alexa play the gold saucer theme

Overwatch PTR changes suggest there may be a new hero inbound

Although Overwatch Game Director Jeff Kaplan confirmed earlier this week that Blizzard will not be unveiling a new map at this year's BlizzCon, the...

Destiny leaker AnonTheNine dishes out potential Destiny 3 details

According to a series of Reddit posts from Destiny leaker AnonTheNine, Bungie has already begun development on Destiny 3, and if the leaks are...

Blizzard will announce ‘Diablo-related news’ at BlizzCon, but it’s not what you want to hear

Lately there's been a whole lot of speculation surrounding Diablo, with rumors flying left and right about what may be in store for the...
Oh, this... keeps my feelings where they were before, really.

New partnership for CD Projekt Red hints that Cyberpunk 2077’s multiplayer may still be on the table

We learned a lot about Cyberpunk 2077 back in June, but one of the things we learned was that the multiplayer components discussed in...

EVE Evolved: Two ways that EVE Online’s monetisation could be expanded under Pearl Abyss

When Pearl Abyss bought out CCP Games last week, the overwhelming message to EVE Online players was that it would be business as usual...

Blizzard job postings reveal new unannounced project

Some new job postings on Blizzard's careers site seem to suggest that the World of Warcraft and Overwatch creator has something big in the...

EVE Evolved: What could the sale of CCP Games mean for EVE Online?

Just a few days ago, we awoke to news so unexpected that it made me check I hadn't time-traveled to April 1st: EVE Online...
I am not throwing away my shot.

Wisdom of Nym: What we learned in Final Fantasy XIV’s anniversary letter

I appreciate the fact that we did not get a comprehensive picture of the next patch's story with this particular live letter. Yes, the...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO shutdown surprised you the least?

The sudden announcement on Friday that Just Survive was being shuttered wasn't exactly welcome, but it also wasn't surprising either. Splitting the games always...
You may be my old favorite, but you don't get a free pass.

WoW Factor: World of Warcraft’s market saturation and the pull of vague memories

Here's something a little different: Usually, before I write a World of Warcraft column (or any column), my assumptions and data are pretty firm...

The Daily Grind: What would you do if you could reboot any live MMO?

It's kind of crazy to me that Final Fantasy XIV is not only still running but is successful, has a thriving population and a...
Not pictured: Rabbits. We don't know what they'll look like yet.

Wisdom of Nym: Some story breakdown from Final Fantasy XIV’s latest patch

I had said before patch 4.3 came out that we were going to learn a fair bit about the future direction of Final Fantasy...

Warframe posts cryptic teasers on facebook while looking for Operator glamour shots

There are blurry images on the official Warframe Facebook page, and along with the hints of new story content for the game, fans have...
Not pictured: Rabbits. We don't know what they'll look like yet.

Wisdom of Nym: The last batch of Final Fantasy XIV patch reveals

You know, I seriously could have sworn that I publicly predicted the next Final Fantasy XIV patch would be out on May 22nd. But...
Healing girl.

Blizzard’s latest job listing suggests at a PvP focus in its unannounced game

If you love trying to speculate about the next title coming from Blizzard based on vague job postings, you'll be happy to know that...
Go punkin' when you get the blues

Fortnite brings out a newer, better 50v50 battle mode

People liked the 50v50 mode in Fortnite, but it had some issues. Fortunately, it was only a limited-time mode, so the developers could take...