Official Site: Trove
Studio: Trion Worlds
Launch Date: July 9, 2015
Genre: Voxel Sandbox
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Cash Shop with Optional Sub)
Platform: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Fractured should be back in February as Gamigo shrinks to just a quarter of its 2020 portfolio

Last month, Gamigo suffered a round of layoffs, axed multiple MMOs (dispatching them to other publishers), and stealth-deleted Fractured from its website - Fractured,...

Trove’s Renewus New Year’s event returns with a new quest chain and the same old celebratory orbs

Can it really be a new year unless Trove drops orbs on players' heads every few minutes for a few rounds of impromptu soccer?...
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End-of-Year Eleven: The best value MMOs going into 2023

Every year when I do this post, I muse about what "value" actually means for MMOs because it's actually a tricky proposition and that...

Gamigo transfers publishing of Aura Kingdom, Grand Fantasia, Shaiya, and Last Chaos amid layoffs and Aeria portal closure

It just wouldn't seem right to end the year without watching Gamigo light itself on fire, now would it? Fortunately, the company has indulged...

The Stream Team: Reveling in this year’s Snowfest in Trove

MOP's Chris isn't usually the one to stream Trove, let alone its holiday event, but he's not going to be missing out on this...

Trove’s Snowfest invites you to save the yeti as console begins Reeling in the Stars

Christmas returns to Gamigo's voxelbox Trove today as Snowfest has returned to blanket the gameworld in snowfall. Oh, and with rampaging yeti and dungeons...

Blade & Soul adds a new Demonsbane dungeon, an auto-hunt area, and a holiday Treasure Trove this week

This Wednesday, December 7th, is bringing a new update to Blade & Soul, and despite some of the holiday cheer that it's partially bringing,...

The Stream Team: Thanksgiving in Trove

When thinking about where Massively OP's MJ wanted to spend her Thanksgiving, she couldn't help but think of the bouncing turkeys in Trove. And...

Trove’s Reeling in the Stars update revamped fishing and added a star chart progression system

Bored Trove players are in a treat for Thanksgiving, as Gamigo took the opportunity to roll out the Reeling in the Stars update on...

Trove is dishing out another Friendsgiving feast between now and November 29

It's time to celebrate friends, food, and everything cubic in Trove as this year's Friendsgiving seasonal event is back again, running between today, November...

The Daily Grind: What would you say is the best item rarity system in MMOs?

Let's talk about rarity systems in MMOs! The first one I remember was Ultima Online's, and it was text-based without colors and hardly counts....

Gamigo is apparently opening new official forums for Trove and Fiesta Online after eight months of downtime

Back in February we were all pretty surprised by a sudden shutdown of the official forums for Gamigo's suite of MMORPGs, effectively turning off...

The Stream Team: Ddemon Llamas in Trove’s Shadow’s Eve

Halloween isn't very scary in Trove; in fact, it's usually pretty adorable. But that doesn't mean Massively OP's MJ won't enjoy the holiday in...

Trove brings new and returning Halloween goodies with its Shadow’s Eve event

Halloween has once more fallen upon the boxy world of Trove with the return of the Shadow's Eve event that promises lots of returning...

The Daily Grind: What’s the most challenging boss fight you’ve ever attempted in an MMO?

If you're a PvP dungeoneer or raider, you probably have at least one good story about a seriously challenging boss. I don't mean the...

Trove’s newest PC update revamps the Boomeranger class

PC-playing fans of Trove's Boomeranger class are waking up to something new as the game's latest update has brought on a revamp for the...

The Stream Team: Playing cowasaurs and dinoboys with Trove

Ah, the memories of playing cowasaurs and dinoboys when we're young. Wait... that doesn't sound right. But it is right right now in Trove!...

Trove’s Cowasaurs and Dinoboys event sees dinosaurs and cowboys try to encourage each other

Dinosaurs and cowboys would already make strange bedfellows, but what if both factions were trying to encourage people that the opposite side is awesome?...
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Global Chat: Will World of Warcraft ever give up its raiding fixation?

MMO blog Kaylriene posted a lengthy article recently examining the state of the non-raiding scene in World of Warcraft while comparing it to Blizzard's...

Massively Overthinking: The most unusual subscriptions in the MMO space

A while back on the MassivelyOP Podcast, so long ago that I can't remember who or when, a listener asked us about unusual MMO...