2018 was the year of Fortnite and free-to-play games, according to Superdata research

"2018 was the biggest year for digital games and interactive entertainment. Ever." So sayeth gaming-trend research company Superdata, which recently published its year-in-review data...
Please be a spell, then.

Path of Exile details the caster-heavy class breakdown in the Betrayal league

With every Path of Exile league, the designers take the time to dissect the overall balance of classes found throughout the game in various...
Who's down here?

Path of Exile takes a look at the statistics of class picks for Delve league

You may not think of yourself as a particularly dedicated fan of the Delve league in Path of Exile, but the class breakdown...
It's a bribe, Charlie Brown.

Defiance 2050 records over 3 million dead hellbugs from its closed beta

If you were taking part in the closed beta for Defiance 2050, you were probably killing Hellbugs. Just from a statistical standpoint. There...
everybody everybody

Trove has passed 15 million players… and lots of other milestones

Congratulations are in order for Trove, which has passed 15 million players over the course of its lifespan. That's a lot of people...
Stylish and functional.

DC Universe Online discusses the playstyles supported with the stat revamp

As DC Universe Online overhauls its stats, it's helpful to know how the game actually expects players to play the game. The answer...
Gothier than thou.

The Daily Grind: How important are MMORPG playerbase metrics to you?

While playing Overwatch with guildies the other night, my husband turned to me with a hypothetical. The guys were speculating on World...

Skyforge releases its one-year anniversary trailer

The anniversary event for Skyforge has been running for a little while and is scheduled to come to an end very soon on...
I don't really know either.

The Daily Grind: How often do you have to look up information in your main MMO?

My wife was sitting behind me and leveling one of her alts in Final Fantasy XIV, looking for a particular enemy. "Where are...
I know, I usually don't reuse these so quickly, but come on. This time it makes perfect sense.

Wisdom of Nym: Materia melding on tome gear in Final Fantasy XIV

One of the big additions with Final Fantasy XIV's patch 3.2 was tomestone gear with materia melding slots. This is something very new...
No longer.

FFXIV, SWTOR, and Guild Wars 2 fall in Raptr’s June rankings

Raptr has published its stats roundup for the month of June. It turns out that people are still playing games online. You can close your...

MOBAs dominate Raptr’s January rankings as WoW playtime falls

According to a Raptr press release posted today, MOBA League of Legends dominated the service's January rankings with just under 20% of total...