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Star Citizen’s CIG admits to rumored layoffs, blaming restructuring and relocation

Over the past couple of weeks we've been reporting on an apparent wave of layoffs at Star Citizen developer Cloud Imperium Games, starting first...

Star Citizen followers uncover additional layoffs at CIG that reference relocation and restructuring

A couple of weeks ago we caught word of Star Citizen's game director leaving his position after nine years at CIG, with most assuming...

Star Citizen talks flight and combat in alpha 3.23, sets next CitizenCon for October 2024

Star Citizen is just chock-full of headlines as we head into the weekend, starting first with its latest Inside Star Citizen video, which once...

Star Citizen talks up the wide assortment of missions possible at alpha 3.23’s distribution centers

Usually the words "distribution center" conjure forth some logistical nexus full of a company's product plopped in the middle of a field for trucking...

Star Citizen’s live game director vacates position after nine years at CIG

We'll admit that this bit of Star Citizen news is ripe for speculation, and that speculation may be steered by how one feels about...

Star Citizen begins its Valentine’s Day, Lunar New Year, and free fly events for February this weekend

The month of February is loaded to the gills with events (and shop sales) for the alpha spaceship sandbox of Star Citizen, as CIG...

Star Citizen firms up April’s alpha 3.23 features and recounts development progress for January

It's roundup day for Star Citizen fans, as CIG has put out its latest roadmap update outline and January development report for fans to...

Star Citizen’s Cloud Imperium teases upcoming alpha 3.23’s possible features

The return of Star Citizen's weekly video digests already highlighted a couple of features for alpha 3.23, but there's now the usual weekly Star...

Star Citizen discusses alpha 3.23 EVA updates, lines up multiple events and a new free trial for February

Star Citizen is a game that's mostly about internet spaceships, but sometimes players need to engage in some extra-vehicular activity, or EVA for short....

Star Citizen player-run Daymar Rally sees hundreds of players and teams compete over the weekend

It's not a huge stretch to claim that much of Star Citizen's current in-game racing content would be possible without the effort of the...

Star Citizen’s CIG was hit with a measly $190 fine for… not filing its 2022 financial report on time

"If the penalty for a crime is a fine, then that law only exists for the lower class," so sayeth the meme, and that...

Star Citizen studio CIG claims increases in revenue, salaries, headcount, and costs in 2022 financial year report

The 2022 fiscal year for Star Citizen and Squadron 42 developer Cloud Imperium Games can best be described as "all the numbers were bigger":...

Make My MMO: The biggest MMO crowdfunding stories of 2023

Welcome to a special end-of-the-year edition of Make My MMO, the MassivelyOP column where we - well, I - keep tabs on all of...

Star Citizen releases a new Legatus backer bundle that costs $48,000

Would you rather buy a reasonably reliable car or a whole bunch of internet spaceships? If for some reason you chose the latter, then...

Star Citizen brings three new vehicles, updated salvage, and more derelict settlements in alpha 3.22

Players of the alpha version of Star Citizen can now go from Wrecks to Riches, or at least they can do so provided they...

Massively Overthinking: Our MMO predictions for 2024

It's time once again for the MOP staff and readers to engage in our favorite end-of-the-year MMO: collectively guessing what's going to happen next...

Star Citizen breaks a crowdfunding record for November with over $28M in sales

In case it wasn't clear what Star Citizen was hoping for when it launched last month's IAE event, the sales numbers for the month...

Star Citizen fan recuts StarEngine demo video to remove ‘fluff’ and focus on its features

CIG has to have known that disgruntled Star Citizen fans would see the recently released StarEngine demo video as another chance to drag the...

Star Citizen’s Intergalactic Aerospace Expo free-to-play event returns November 17

It's part free-to-play event, part internet spaceship sales drive, and all a big hullabaloo: It's the Intergalactic Aerospace Expo, and it's coming back again...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 442: Harbingers of MMO hype

Justin and Bree discuss Final Fantasy XIV's Fanfest, SWTOR, Pantheon's 247 split, Albion Online's Wild Blood, Star Citizen, and Squadron 42, with adventures in LOTRO, New World, and Fallout 76, plus a mailbag topic on getting new players hooked on MMOs.