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 replaces new player zone, offers returning vets a helping hand

How do you feel when your MMO completely redoes its newbie experience? That's a question that TERA players are going to have to ask themselves...

Jukebox Heroes: Your top 20 favorite MMO soundtracks

I've been a sneaky columnist, my friends. Oh yes I have. In my last Jukebox Heroes I posted my top six favorite...

TERA secures new publisher for Taiwan and Hong Kong

Last month we reported that TERA's server in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau was on a date with a shutdown come November

TERA wants to put your artwork on its loading screens

Listen up, artists and TERA fans. En Masse wants you to submit an original piece of autumn-themed TERA artwork by Tuesday, October...

One Shots: Welcome to the party, pal!

"You have to love randomly running across a band when you enter a building in Bree," reader Yrys said in conjunction with this picture...
The rarest resource of all is body coverage for women, and they seek to steal it.

TERA holds a week-long piratical event

Talk Like a Pirate Day, for those of you unfamiliar with the point, is the day of the year when it's entirely appropriate to...

Massively Overthinking: NCsoft’s western autumn

This week's Massively Overthinking is brought to you by a guildie of mine named Onyx, who donated to our Kickstarter campaign in this...
Oh dear.

TERA is revamping its starting experience

After three years of operation in North America, TERA is overdue for a new starting experience. The most recent producer's letter for...

One Shots: Blown away by a kiss

First of all, thank you to everyone who heeded the call for more screenshot submissions! I know you all love sharing those in the...

Leaderboard: Have you gotten married in an MMO?

TERA patched a wedding chapel into the lands of Arborea yesterday, and the occasion got me to wondering about holy matrimony in various...

TERA gets new world event, wedding chapel, and more

TERA got a new update today that introduces a world event called Dreamstorm. It's set in Northern Arun and it's designed for level 65...

TERA closing in Taiwan and Hong Kong — at least for the time being

TERA fans in Taiwan will soon find themselves out of a virtual world come November. MMO Culture is reporting that the publisher,

The MOP Up: Evil Island edition

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...

One Shots: Abstract art

Every once in a while I receive a One Shots email that makes one of my eyebrows climb super-high while the other one...

MMO Burnout: Why I want an Assassin’s Creed MMO

I play a fair amount of single-player stuff when I'm not playing MMOs, and at the risk of outing myself as one of...

TERA launches not one but two summer events

What's summer without a party or two? That's TERA's thinking, as the action MMO announced that it's dealing a one-two punch of...

TERA’s Patrick Sun on working with Bluehole and more

TERA made news as the most played MMO on Steam earlier this summer, so naturally we were curious to see how things are...

TERA’s next class is available in Korea

If you've been gazing with longing eyes at the trailer for TERA's next class... well, it's not here yet, so you're going to...

Massively OP Podcast: Episode 21

Justin and Bree discuss Marvel Heroes, Final Fantasy XIV, RIFT 3.3, WoW's patch cycle, Cabal 2's launch, Skyforge's soft launch, and TERA's update, with mailbag questions on hero picks, names, and character gender options.
So many colors in the anger rainbow.

TERA’s latest patch invites you to go berserk

Do you want to get angry? Do you already feel pretty angry? Do you feel so angry that you want other people to hit...