See: Star Trek Online

PSA: PWE MMOs are going dark (temporarily!) on October 13

Heads up if you play any Perfect World Entertainment or Cryptic games: Your MMOs will be going dark for a 12-hour maintenance period (9:00...

Global Chat: Why is Blizzard so sluggish?

World of Warcraft: Legion and Blizzard's recent decisions were at the forefront of a couple of recent MMO blog posts as of late, their authors...

Massively Overthinking: Graceful MMO free-to-play transitions

In honor of WildStar's free-to-play transition this week, Massively Overthinking is about to overthink the very best F2P transitions ever. Even if you don't...
Seriously have a lot of ships, wow.

Star Trek Online outlines the basics of the Admirality system

Veterans of Star Trek Online have inevitably made use of many, many different ships over the course of the game's lifespan. You get ships...
Like this, but with slightly better lines, hopefully.

Star Trek Online is giving players the chance to design a ship

The look of ships in Star Trek Online is a big deal; you spend a lot of time flying about in the ships, after...

Star Trek Online is revamping a few Cardassian episodes

Star Trek Online content designer Jaddua Ross has revealed the first episode in the game's updated Cardassian Struggle arc. Spoils of War will kick...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 30: Slumbering MMOs

Justin and Bree discuss WildStar, SWTOR, UO, ArcheAge, Asheron's Call, Otherland, Elite, GW2, and RIFT, with mailbag questions on early access MMOs.

Star Trek Online weathers DDoS attack over the weekend

If you could ask Star Trek Online how its weekend went, it would probably just grimace and shake its head. That's because the sci-fi...
You can also play a spaceship.

Star Trek Online releases the finale of the Iconian war

It's all over now. After years of building up the Iconian threat in Star Trek Online, the story arc is concluding in this final...

Star Trek Online announces its final Iconian War episode

Star Trek Online has announced the final episode of its Iconian War arc. The Iconians have been a constant threat for more than five...

The MOP Up: Blizzard belongs in a museum!

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we're deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...
Hey there, you don't get to see me.

Connection issues plague Cryptic titles through the weekend

For many of us, the weekend is the ideal time for gaming - there are no real responsibilities, you don't have to pretend to...

Perfect Ten: Amazing MMO cosplay

I have nothing but deep respect for cosplayers because on two levels they are performing activities that I cannot. First of all, they put...
If at first you don't succeed, alter the timeline.

Star Trek Online: Heading for a New Dawn

The last major arc in Star Trek Online meant saying goodbye to the Iconican threat that had been looming in the background of the...

Star Trek Online bug creates neverending party

Once upon a time, Star Trek Online gave players a "party amplifier" that spawned a disco ball and other effects on command. Then a...

Star Trek Online’s New Dawn will be ‘full of mystery’

Star Trek Online is on the verge of a storyline shift with the upcoming Season 11: New Dawn, as it puts the wraps on...

The Daily Grind: Should MMO studios disclose the odds of winning lockbox prizes?

Every once in a while in an MMO, the desire to play with numbers grips me, like the time I hand-crafted a thousand drinks in Star...
Bugs are but a dream.

Star Trek Online invites the players to help hunt down bugs

Bugs. They plague every online game, no matter how hard the designers try to hunt them down. So Star Trek Online is seeking an...

One Shots: They’ll swallow your soul

Sometimes you can't help but take a screenshot of what is otherwise nightmare fuel, because perhaps in freezing a scene in its tracks, you...
Wow, positive.

Perfect Ten: Ten MMO futures that never were

One of the things I spend a lot of time thinking about is Operation Unthinkable. For those of you who don't feel like clicking...