Official Site: TERA (aka TERA: Rising aka The Exiled Realm of Arborea)
Studio: En Masse Entertainment/Bluehole Studio
Launch Date: May 1, 2012 (January 25, 2011 in Korea)
Genre: Fantasy Themepark
Business Model: F2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

TERA’s multi-month summer festival offers icy treats and sandcastles

This may be the closest you get to a beach party this summer, so drink it up: TERA's summer festival has officially begun...

Console players of TERA can now face the New Awakening update

The time has finally arrived for PS4 and Xbox One players of TERA to wake up to a brand-new day. A day full of...

TERA’s latest PC update opens the Draakon Arena and adds the Partner Adventure system

PC players of TERA are now able to fire up the latest update to the action MMO, which as we reported...
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TERA’s next major patch on PC brings a new dungeon and new partner adventures

The next big patch for TERA's PC version arrives in less than a week on June 16th, and it's got some new stuff to...
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TERA launches the Awakening update on consoles June 30

It's a big wake-up call for players in TERA on the game's console version, as both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions will...

Phantasy Star Online 2 is a fun treasure buried under antique contrivances and inconveniences

When I first booted up Phantasy Star Online 2, the only way to get to a suite of visual options that included making...

Battle Bards Episode 169: Wild Things

Do you ever walk on the wild side in MMOs? Do you have a penchant for beastly races that aren’t merely reskinned humans? Then...

Steampunkish Elyon proposes ‘massive’ Korean beta test this summer

If you cast your mind back a couple of years, you might recall that steampunk MMO fans were hanging their hopes on the then-newly...

TERA dons Little Red Riding Hood costumes for PC anniversary as Gameforge takes on Russian publishing

Who's afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? Certainly not many of the classes in TERA, especially those that wield weapons as large as...

Closers adds Busan Chapter 2, TERA console’s May festival invites you to slaughter sheep

We'll go ahead and call this the "En Masse MMO news block:" Both Closers and TERA have a little something going on...

En Masse celebrates TERA’s eighth birthday with supercute dragon baby pets

May is TERA's anniversary month - on PC, specifically - and En Masse is now rolling out the red carpet for the next...

The Stream Team: TERA turns eight today

Eight is the number, and the number is eight. And that is how old TERA is turning today! Will there be cake? Will there...

TERA added lockbox transparency and skill balance changes with this week’s patch

The newest patch for TERA is not really about content. Obviously, you can take a look at the full patch notes and...

TERA is swapping to properly transparent lockboxes

With the next content update on Tuesday, April 28th, the lootboxes of TERA are getting a major refresh. Soon, all of the...

Massively Overthinking: MMO business models in the face of recession

MOP reader Sray posed us an interesting question this past week focused on how MMO business models interface with the global economy. "The last major...

One Shots: Fine, who needs you, planet?

When a planet has stiffed you one too many times and yanked you around, it's time to put it at your back and head...

TERA declares Kaia’s War – and no egg thief is safe

A war has begun in TERA -- but would you expect anything else? En Masse Entertainment dropped the Kaia's War content update,...
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TERA’s latest console update brings back Manglemire and adds a bounty hunt system

Console players of TERA have some fresh content to look forward to now. Or at least a couple of things. There's a returning...

Pandemic roundup: Humble Conquer COVID-19, Bethsoft events canceled, EA ‘stay and play’

Welcome back to another roundup of the impact of COVID-19 on gaming. A huge stack of game studios have chipped in to support Humble's...

Ascent: Infinite Realm rebrands to Elyon, launches new website

It's no joke: The long-in-coming steampunk MMO Ascent: Infinite Realm has a new name. Daum Games announced yesterday that the game is now...