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Working As Intended: Returning to Star Wars Galaxies – in 2018

If you've followed the Massively OP Podcast this summer or read any of my ramblings in Daily Grinds and WRUPs, you probably know that...

Check out the new trailer for Star Wars Galaxies’ Legends emulator

I've been trucking along in one of the dozens of Star Wars Galaxies emulators, Legends, for the better part of the summer thanks...

The Daily Grind: Do you ever feel addicted to MMOs or entrapped by compulsive gameplay mechanics?

MOP reader Alex recently wrote to us about the ongoing conversation sparked by WHO's controversial and not particularly well-supported "gaming disorder" classification, hoping...

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPGs are nearly different games with max settings or upgraded clients?

MOP reader Nibbana has a great question for The Daily Grind today. "So I just picked up Shadow in order to run my favorite...
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Massively Overthinking: Random acts of MMORPG kindness

Last week, down in the comments of an innocuous post about gamers being nice in Fortnite, a couple of MOP commenters requested a...

The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMORPG skill system that avoids the ‘illusion of choice’?

Over the weekend, my husband and I were chatting about playing on a Star Wars Galaxies emulator again, probably the Legends one...

The Stream Team: Re-living Star Wars Galaxies memories in the Emu on the game’s 15th birthday

You hear Massively OP's staff talk about Star Wars Galaxies all the time. But have you seen it? Now you can. The game may...

City of Heroes emulator pumps out its first public release

Former City of Heroes players have plenty of options to try to fill the void of their favorite MMO. There's a chat...

Massively Overthinking: Paying for MMORPG emulators, legal or otherwise

MassivelyOp reader Bryan recently wrote to us with a fun question about emulators, a topic that will simply never die as long as MMORPGs...

Massively Overthinking: MMOs belong in a museum!

Let's talk game preservation. We've been covering MADE's attempt to convince the government to tweak its interpretation of the DMCA to basically...

Star Wars Galaxies’ main emulator got a major infrastructure upgrade and the Village Jedi system

If you've not played on the original Star Wars Galaxies emulator in a season or two, it's probably escaped your notice entirely that...

The Stream Team: Celebrating Star Wars Galaxies’ birthday

Star Wars Galaxies was the game that sucked Massively OP's MJ into MMORPsGs, so how could she not celebrate its birthday? The official game...

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.

The MOP Up: Destiny prepares for Rise of Iron (September 11, 2016)

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...

Post-Endor Darklight SWG emulator seeks to be Star Wars Galaxies 2.0

If the core SWG emulator and its many spinoffs aren't to your liking, Darklight SWG might be. Lead developer Jameson "Levarris" Connors explained...

The Daily Grind: How much does your MMORPG character’s appearance matter to your gameplay?

I like to think of myself as the kind of person who doesn't care all that much about aesthetics as long as a game...

The Stream Team: An anniversary stroll in the Star Wars Galaxies Emu

The infamous Star Wars Galaxies launched 13 years ago tomorrow. As the game that tossed MassivelyOP's MJ down the rabbit hole of MMOs and...

Working As Intended: Busting up the MMORPG nostalgia party

Last week, a clever Massively OP commenter, SC_Deadline, neatly summed up the ongoing Nostalrius emulator shutdown as Blizzard "bust up someone's nostalgia...

John Smedley on player emulator projects: ‘Good for them’

Ex-Daybreak President John Smedley took to Twitter last night to throw his support behind MMO emulator projects. While most studios publicly ignore...
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There are eight live SWGemu projects right now

The Daily Dot has a long piece out this week on its Kernel subsection all about Star Wars Galaxies and its

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