super hero squad online

Official Site: Super Hero Squad Online
Studio: Gazillion Entertainment
Launch Date: April 29, 2011
Genre: Kid-Friendly Superhero MOARPG
Business Model: F2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Browser

Into the Super-verse: Is there any hope left for the future of superhero MMOs?

When we got the news in May that EG7 and Daybreak had canned its in-development Marvel MMORPG, I didn't have much of a reaction....

Battle Bards Episode 209: Superhero MMOs

When they’re not saving the world from bad tunes, the Battle Bards stuff themselves into spandex and try out for sixth-tier superhero teams. Because...

Into the Super-verse: Will we ever get a Marvel MMORPG?

While DC Universe Online is coasting high on its success in Year Ten, it feels a shame that there's no Marvel MMORPG to match...
It was cute.

The Daily Grind: Is it possible for an MMO to make you feel like a kid again?

Last month on /r/mmorpg, there was a thread about finding MMOs that will make you feel like a kid again. You can probably guess...
Wow, positive.

Perfect Ten: MMOs that let you feel superheroic

So, hey, Captain Marvel is out now! And I'm writing this before having actually seen it, so I can't say word one about whether...

MMO industry veteran Bill Roper has departed SpatialOS company Improbable

If you've been around in MMOs a while, you surely know Bill Roper and his pedigree. He's a former Blizzard developer who went on to helm...
Wakanda forever.

Marvel and Nexon team up for new online TCG Marvel Battle Lines

Missing Marvel Heroes and Super Hero Squad Online? Today's newly announced Marvel game isn't going to bring those back, but it might rekindle the romance,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 127: EVE walks no more

Justin and Bree discuss Secret World Legends, LOTRO, Elder Scrolls Online, Guild Wars 2, EVE, SWTOR, Black Desert, Albion, and Citadel, plus a mailbag question on class and character investment in MMORPGs, with a special interview segment featuring ARK: Survival Evolved composer Gareth Coker.
Oh jeez.

The MMOs we lost in 2016

If you thought we lost a lot of MMOs in 2014 and 2015, wait until you see 2016's list. It's easy to shrug off some...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 87: Rise of Stormblood Rising

Justin, Bree, and Eliot discuss FFXIV Stormblood, WoW, SWGEmu, The Secret World, Daybreak, SHSO, and LOTRO, with mailbag questions on replacing SWG and retiring with MMORPGs.
It was cute.

Gazillion to sunset Marvel Super Hero Squad Online in January 2017

When I first joined the Massively crew back in 2010, the very first long-form piece I did was on Super Hero Squad Online, a Marvel-themed...

Perfect Ten: Ten well-known voice actors behind SWTOR’s characters

When it launched, Star Wars: The Old Republic was one of the biggest video game voice-over projects that BioWare or any studio had ever...
Put these in a room.

Marvel Heroes studio Gazillion hit with layoffs [Confirmed]

It's sad news for fans of Marvel Heroes and Super Hero Squad Online as at least one of the teams behind Gazillion's successful titles appears to...