Project Zomboid may be the zombie survival game you’ve needed

If one of your new year's resolutions is to stop fleeing from the zombie horde and start fighting back, then you may need to...

Embers Adrift releases a slew of gameplay, tutorial, and preview videos

At the end of December Embers Adrift promised that the start of January would be full of gameplay previews and a new trailer. The...

Not So Massively: Godfall’s Challenger Edition is a flawed introduction to a flawed game

I've been keeping one eye on Godfall for a while. I didn't want to take a chance on a game from a new franchise...

Massively on the Go: Pikmin Bloom began with Nintendo’s vibes, drifted to Niantic’s void

It's been about a month since Pikmin Bloom was released, and anecdotally, I've noticed social media and real-world communities dying off. But it feels...

Beta impressions: Babylon’s Fall is a fun co-op looter-slasher in need of some release polish

Here is a funny story that is also entirely true. Square-Enix PR reached out to us to see if we were interested in covering...
Laser needles.

Global Chat: Do you suffer from FOMO when an MMO expansion comes out?

With Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker on the horizon, there's an undeniable wave of FOMO -- fear of missing out -- that's sweeping through the...

Simutronics’ Galahad 3093 launches a third open beta this weekend

Earlier this year, we covered the reveal of Galahad 3093, a mech-themed hero shooter from Simutronics, a veteran online gaming company probably best known...

Perfect Ten: How MMOs explain away our infinite resurrections

Why? Why do we die in MMOs and keep coming back to life? Are we in a type of hell defined by endless combat...

Choose My Adventure: Avorion affirms that I am not a very good shipwright

Entering into Avorion for this month's Choose My Adventure column had me assuming a few things. First off, since this game was very much...

Elder Scrolls Online celebrates Skyrim’s 10th anniversary with a new video for the MMO

The Elder Scrolls franchise is having one hell of a week: Not only did Elder Scrolls Online just drop Deadlands, its last DLC of...

Not So Massively: Lost Ark is a promising MMOARPG with a poor first impression

Like many ARPG fans, I have long-awaited the Western release of Smilegate's MMOARPG, Lost Ark. Though the launch has been delayed to next year,...

First Impressions: Lost Ark’s beta version feels like the MMOARPG for folks who are bad at ARPGs

I’ve probably started and restarted this impressions piece about three different times now, primarily because I’m not entirely sure where to begin with Lost...

Albion Online’s Lands Awakened update launches November 24

My fellow Albion Online fans, we have a date for the game's next big thing: The Lands Awakened update is coming on November 24th....
Old world.

Vitae Aeternum: The cold water splash of New World’s Amrine Excavation and early game dungeon mechanics

Could a single poorly designed dungeon encounter kill a whole-ass MMO for me? I didn't think it was possible, but then I entered the...

20 tips for getting a good start in Fallen Earth’s apocalypse

It's certainly not every day that one of your favorite MMOs of all time comes back from the dead. When that happens, friends, it's...

Lost Ark plots a course for beta, lays out its monetization and currency plans

Amazon-published Korean MMORPG Lost Ark published two documents for prospective players this week, addressing both how the upcoming closed beta will play out as...
Bad plans.

New World player hits level cap without killing anything

The pacifist challenge. The challenge where a player tries to hit level cap in a game without fighting a single foe. It's a long-standing...

First Impressions: Book of Travels offers a beautiful yet baffling stroll

So far in my life, I have backed only three Kickstarter projects -- all of them MMORPGs. One was Project Gorgon, the next Ashes...

Lost Ark dates its closed beta for November 4 featuring new content and new level caps

We've still got a long way to go before Lost Ark decides to become a released thing here on our shores, but perhaps the...

EVE Online launches a new event, casts a spotlight on its community, and releases a new tutorial video

Usually you don't celebrate a subsuming alien invasion force in your game's world, but EVE Online is not a usual MMORPG. With that in...