ultima

See: Ultima Online

We got it back, after all.

Perfect Ten: Dead MMOs resurrected via rogue servers

Last December, the Massively OP 2019 Awards gave its "Best Trend" nod to the rise of rogue servers in the MMO genre. Preservation...

Massively Overthinking: Which MMORPG do you wish got a glow-up?

No matter how much we love mechanics, even our most cerebral writers and readers still admit to being graphics snobs. It's human: We...

Shroud of the Avatar updates Bard skills, gives $6999 backers a new house

A new architecture style has arrived to Shroud of the Avatar and the first ones to get their look at it are those...

Ultima Online pegs March for update 108, teases something big for the ‘largest audience ever’

Ultima Online's first newsletter of the new decade is a hodge-podge, but let's get to the big tease first. What is it? We...

Massively Overthinking: The undeath of the MMORPG genre

Last week, there was a provocative thread on the MMORPG subreddit that subverted the tired idea that the genre is "dead." It's not,...

Shroud of the Avatar shows off its reborn Upper Tears region

It would seem that the undead of the Upper Tears area in Shroud of the Avatar have gotten fed up of being XP-earning...

Battle Bards Episode 160: MMO cover songs vol. 2

For the first time since Episode 50, the Battle Bards crew returns to the theme of cover songs of MMO tracks. Several extremely musicians...

The Game Archaeologist: Super-early versions of MMORPG websites

One of the absolute best things the internet ever generated has been the Internet Wayback Machine. Through this site, snapshots of millions of...

New World just took a hard turn away from a PvP slugfest, and hardcore PvPers are not happy

Even knowing it was slated to arrive, I was still surprised last night when Amazon Game Studios dropped New World's latest dev...
No, this one... this one's certain.

Perfect Ten: The MMOs with the most uncertain futures at the start of 2020

This annual column always inspires a certain amount of debate, which is intentional. Outside of the office, a good chunk of that...
fail

Shroud of the Avatar outlines plans for Episode 2’s arrival and additional updates in 2020

So, just where is Shroud of the Avatar's Episode 2? That question is mostly answered in a rather beefy dev forum post...
Oh boy.

Shroud of the Avatar clarifies its stance on multi-boxing

In the interest of clearing the air and apparently settling some unrest regarding multi-boxing in Shroud of the Avatar, Catnip Games has gone...
Bye.

Shroud of the Avatar boots real-money transactions off its forums

Real-money traders, you are no longer welcome on Shroud of the Avatar's property. At least, that's the message being sent by Catnip Studios,...

Leaderboard: What’s the best classic MMORPG still running at the end of 2019?

We've noted before that while our awards are pretty good at identifying the big modern MMORPGs and the indie gems, it's much harder...

MMO Cartographer: Reminiscing on the MMOs we toured in 2019

It is that time of the year when retrospectives abound and people set their resolutions for the upcoming year. That seems like exactly the...

Make My MMO: The biggest MMO crowdfunding news of 2019

Welcome to a special edition of Make My MMO, Massively OP's weekly and sometimes biweekly recap of the big news in crowdfunded MMOs. Hey,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 252: Holiday MMO mailbag show

Justin and Bree empty the mailbag out on the floor and answer all your burning MMO questions ahead of the holidays!

Choose My Adventure: All the MMOs you made us play in 2019

When I was handed the reins of Choose My Adventure by the incomparably awesome Eliot, I had bare little idea what sort of...
Ho, then when I say so, ho again.

The Massively Overpowered 2019 winter holiday MMO roundup

The holidays are here! Well, most of them are. Some of them might not be. And as is tradition here at Massively Overpowered, we...

Fight or Kite: 2010-2019, the decade when PvP boomed and MMOs languished

The end of the decade is upon us. Many are now reflecting on how our lives have changed over the past 10 years. We’ve...

ADVERTISEMENT

THE LATEST POSTS

adspacer

TOP CONTENT

NOW STREAMING LIVE ON TWITCH
OFFLINE - SEE YOU NEXT STREAM!