thanksgiving 2019

The MOP Up: Skyforge gets toxic (in a good way)

Just because the newest area in Skyforge is described as a "toxic wasteland" doesn't mean that you should change your vacation plans. Gullible players...
Well, I guess.

Fans are invited to a real-world memorial for Brad McQuaid later this month

MMORPG fans have been in mourning for the last few weeks following the death of Brad McQuaid, one of the most popular veteran developers...

Wurm Online shows off a number of in-progress updates

Wurm Online popped up during this past Thanksgiving holiday weekend to let its players know that it's still doing stuff and to show off...

SuperData says people really splashed out on gaming over Black Friday weekend

If you've been watching the downward trend of consumer spending on the games industry with growing fear over the last few months, take heart:...

Fight or Kite: Archeage Unchained’s leveling PvP is a test of resolve and avoidance

Welcome back everyone! For those of us in the US, the Monday after our Thanksgiving holiday can be a brutal one. Sleeping in (getting...
This is fine.

Tomorrow’s Guild Wars 2 balance update grants weapon-swap to Elementalists and Engineers

So here's a fun thing that got utterly buried by the Thanksgiving holiday: Guild Wars 2 is dropping a lovely skill and balance update...
We handled this.

Massively Overthinking: Gratitude for the MMO genre

Thanksgiving conveniently falls on a Thursday every year, which means it's the perfect topic for our regular Thursday Massively Overthinking roundtable. I've asked our writers what they're grateful for in and around the MMO genre the last couple of years - and now we're gonna do it again.

Dauntless’ Ramsgiving event celebrates being thankful and rams with a ram-shaped hammer skin

Around this time in the US, we take a moment to revel in bounty and give thanks for the things we have achieved, no...

The Stream Team: Sailing to AQ3D’s Yokai Island

Between travel and the latest battle concert, Massively OP's MJ missed the latest big AQ3D content release, and she aims to fix that right...
Friends now.

Vague Patch Notes: A look behind the magic at Massively Overpowered

Here we are on another Thanksgiving holiday, and as with every year, one of the big things I'm thankful for is that I've now...

The best MMO sales of Black Friday 2019 (so far)

True story, Thanksgiving is not at all my favorite holiday, but I absolutely love the online sales that follow it, especially when I don't...

Massively OP’s guide to MMO Thanksgiving 2019

Pass the cranberry sauce, we're having mashed potatoes! Oh the turkey looks great! Thank you for loving me, thank you for being there, thank you...

ArcheAge discusses the ArchePass’ return, the Library shutdown, and goldseller bans in its latest devstream

Last Friday's livestream from the folks at ArcheAge seemed to be a bit of a mish-mash of various topics, but there are at...
The monkeys know.

Sea of Thieves sets the world on fire with its Seabound Soul update and Thanksgiving cosmetics

"Prepare to meet the spectre of Sir Arthur Pendragon and embark upon the first chapter in a story of fire and woe. Be sure...

Elite Dangerous’ big bug-fixing update lands in January, with betas starting next week

Remember back in October, when Frontier announced that it was listening to player feedback and bumping off Elite Dangerous' big December content update -...

Blade and Soul’s Golden Harvest Festival is live

Let's all go win some plates covered in food and then shove them into our filthy knapsacks so that we can turn them in...
Farvest hestival

Blade & Soul brings back the Golden Harvest Festival on November 13

Some games promise you a chicken dinner when you emerge victorious from a challenge. Blade & Soul will miss all that weak nonsense. Players who...

Sea of Thieves discusses expansion to the Pirate Emporium and November update plans

Another week, another developer update video starring Sea of Thieves executive producer Joe Neate talking about all the things. For this week's edition, we...

Massively Overthinking: Do you even *like* MMO expansions?

This seems like an absurd question on its face, right? MMO players are supposed to like MMO expansions. They're progress. They're content. They're fresh...