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PAX East 2020: Hands-on with Cryptic’s Magic Legends

I’ll be honest, Magic: The Gathering is one realm of geekdom that I’ve never really gotten into. I know a bit about it, but...

Demi is a free-to-play online TCG with battling pantheons and online card trading now on Kickstarter

To read the crowdfunding pitch of Demi, you'd be forgiven for thinking that card games have lost some of the plot, and if...

Star Wars Galaxies Legends teases January update, Carrie Fisher tribute event tonight

There's a content update on the horizon for Star Wars Galaxies Legends and it apparently really enjoys being a Sith. The sandbox rogue...

Bethesda’s MMOTCG Elder Scrolls Legends is destined for maintenance mode

Bad news for fans of the Elder Scrolls franchise card battler Elder Scrolls Legends: Bethsoft announced today that it's effectively putting the game...

ExileCon 2019: Summing up Path of Exile’s epic inaugural con (plus all our photos!)

Other than the pre-con jitters of devs unsure what to expect or how things would ultimately go, you wouldn't know that ExileCon 2019...

Massively Overthinking: Do MMO betas rob you of launch joy?

I use to think of betas as being unpaid labor for video game companies, but maybe I've been going about it all wrong.

Hearthstone’s Tombs of Terror, Overwatch’s Brick Challenge, and Blizzard’s Pencils of Promise charity sale

Even outside of World of Warcraft, Blizzard's been busy busy busy this week. First, take a peek at Hearthstone: The MMOTCG opened the

Hearthstone players cry foul over card artwork changes

Some Hearthstone players are accusing Blizzard of censorship after the game's latest update, which changed the artwork on a number of older...

Elder Scrolls Online swaps midyear events over game performance, Elder Scrolls Legends launches Moons of Elsweyr

Traditionally, as we approach the middle of the year, Elder Scrolls Online pushes out the Midyear Mayhem PvP event. But you might have...

The Alliance War is coming to The Elder Scrolls Legends trading card game

The Ruby Throne is up for grabs in this new look at the Alliance War in Elder Scrolls Legends. The trading card...
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Blizzard wants to know why you’re not playing Hearthstone anymore

It seems that Blizzard's free(ish)-to-play digital TCG Hearthstone has hit a bit of a rough patch recently. According to PC Gamer,...

Sheogorath returns as Elder Scrolls Legends launches the Isle of Madness expansion

Elder Scrolls Legends has officially rolled out Isle of Madness today, the next chapter for the MMOTCG. According to Bethesda, it's the game's...

South Korean MMO Astellia is coming westward in 2019, vows to steer clear of P2W

It's official: Astellia is launching in the west this year. "Let the Stars Guide You this Summer 2019," the official site says. As...

Elder Scrolls Legends is revealing Isle of Madness Friday as Chinese alpha begins

The Elder Scrolls Legends MMOTCG is getting a new content expansion called Isle of Madness! According to the announcement-of-an-announcement, Bethsoft will apparently...
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Valve’s Artifact is live to ‘reimagine’ the online TCG genre

Trading card game fans know the name Richard Garfield well. The man created the legendary Magic: The Gathering back in the early 1990s, but...

Magic: The Gathering Arena’s Chris Clay details planned fixes to the ‘fifth-card problem’

Although fan reception to the open beta/soft launch of Magic: The Gathering Arena has been largely positive, there's one glaring issue that's had...

Nexon previews MMOs including Astellia Online and Mabinogi Mobile ahead of G-Star

Next week, Korea Association of Game Industry (or K-GAMES) will be holding its annual G-Star trade show in Busan, bringing both Korean and overseas...
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Magic: the Gathering Arena is now officially in open beta

It turns out that people are very excited to play trading card games in digital format. So why not play the original trading card...

Hearthstone’s first In The Works update unveils new Classic cards, details new-player experience improvements

Today Blizzard released the first In The Works update for its perennially popular online CCG Hearthstone, in which the studio gives players...

EverQuesting: The history of the EverQuest franchise

Back in 2013, I took a walk through the annals of the EverQuest franchise's history. What started as one title not only blossomed...