PSA: Embers Adrift will be free-to-play on the weekend of January 27

First it was offering a discounted sub rate for early buyers. Then it decided to extend that discounted sub price offer. Now Embers Adrift...
She's got a gun! I mean a scythe.

Wisdom of Nym: First impressions of Final Fantasy XIV’s Gods Revel, Lands Tremble content

So patch 6.3 is live in Final Fantasy XIV, and as always, that means a hefty does of new content and even more on...

Final Fantasy XIV’s latest update, Gods Revel, Lands Tremble, is live now

It's time to go fight a new batch of deities in Final Fantasy XIV today, as the latest patch for the game has arrived...

Wisdom of Nym: Takeaways from the Final Fantasy XIV 6.3 preliminary patch notes

Here we are, a day before the first major Final Fantasy XIV patch of the year... which is also very, very early in the...

FTC and Microsoft confirm a lack of ‘substantive’ settlement talks as UK regulatory body extends its investigation

There have been a couple of small but no less important steps in the continuing story of Microsoft's buyout of Activision-Blizzard. We begin with...
For you it's all in a day.

Final Fantasy XI director teases ‘thrilling conclusion’ to current storyline

Final Fantasy XI Game Director Yoji Fujito jumped on the horn this past New Year's Day to recap the not-so-dormant MMORPG's 2022 and look...

FTC lawsuit against Microsoft enters pre-trial hearings today while the merger is approved in Chile

The antitrust lawsuit filed by the Federal Trade Commission against Microsoft is taking its first plodding steps forward. A judge confirmed last week that...

World of Warcraft is granting subscribers limited-time access to Dragonflight’s first chapter

If the whiff of desperation in World of Warcraft's earlier offer of subscription time for gifting Dragonflight hit your nose, that conclusion is probably...

Final Fantasy XIV launches its special site for Gods Revel, Lands Tremble

The next patch for Final Fantasy XIV will be arriving at some point next month, although the exact date isn't known just yet. But...
That's a road! Wait, no, it's a weapon. Similar, I guess.

New World posts 2023 roadmap, plans changes for Winter Convergence and territory control

Your winter holiday present this year from New World is... a roadmap! No, really, an actual roadmap! Yes, the roadmap is covered in a...
Here comes trouble.

Wisdom of Nym: Thematic discussion of Final Fantasy XIV’s first major story arc

Let's start with something straightforward: Everyone who wants to hop down to the comments to state that you don't care about story in an...
This should be obvious.

Wisdom of Nym: Reactions to the first Final Fantasy XIV patch 6.3 live letter

Let me start with the most trivial question possible first: Does Naoki Yoshida have a calendar? He has to, right? Early January 2023 is...

Two men who brawled over a Pokemon Go gym are found guilty of third-degree assault

Players of Pokemon Go already know that controlling the gyms found around their local area is serious business, but a father and his adult...

Myth of Empires devs copied ‘substantial portions’ of ARK’s game code according to expert testimony

It's been some time since the legal drama spawned from multiplayer strategy survival sandbox Myth of Empires has been in our headlines, so...

RuneScape’s Jagex heralds $143M in profits for 2021, will face RICO allegations in court in 2024

It's a bit of good news and bad news for those who are interested in the business dealings of RuneScape developer Jagex. First, the...

Lost Ark’s Mystics and Mayhem is live with the Aldebaran Harvest Festival limited-time event

Happy patch day to Lost Ark fans, whose Mystics and Mayhem rollout began early this morning and is on the live servers as you're...

City of Heroes’ Homecoming rogue server has Halloween goodness on offer until November 1

Just in case you weren't already aware, the Homecoming rogue server of City of Heroes has been rocking the creepy season all month long...

Choose My Adventure: Alone in the crowd of Lost Ark’s endgame

Even at the max level in Lost Ark, I find that I'm still kind of playing alone. A little bit. Though I suppose I...

Activision-Blizzard’s petition to dismiss discrimination suit was thrown out, company faces fresh unfair labor practice charges

The legal woes for Blizzard continue to stack up today as the company has both lost an attempt to dismiss the California gender discrimination...

Lost Ark sets players to raiding in next week’s Mystics and Mayhem update

Halloween, or a version of it, effectively arrives in Lost Ark next week as Amazon unrolls Mystics and Mayhem on October 26th. "This update comes...