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Ship of Heroes asks for early UI feedback

The UI matters a lot in an MMORPG -- at least if you're going to be staring at it pretty much constantly while you're playing...
Live by the ripoff, die by the ripoff.

League of Legends looks at how it brought back a winter-themed map design

One does not play League of Legends in a quest for diverse play environments. This is kind of the nature of the MOBA; you...

Ashes of Creation’s art will tell a story

To focus more on building a game and not wrestling with tools, the Ashes of Creation team has been working with the Unreal Engine...
Beta than Ezrer.

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPG boasts the best visual appeal as of 2016?

Today's Daily Grind is inspired by two things: a longtime commenter, Agemyth, who proposed the topic, and the eastern version of Devilian, which raised eyebrows...
Well... yes, that does look strictly better.

Mortal Online revamps all of its racial textures

Rebuilding a game's models is hard and somewhat grueling work. Luckily, you can get some of the same impact at times by just providing...

Blizzard responds to feedback on World of Warcraft’s hidden artifact appearances

There are a lot of artifact appearances in World of Warcraft: Legion, at least in theory. If you're not into pushing forward with PvP...
Boy-howdy, it's a bar.

Dark and Light shows off a small sampling of its creatures

We've seen the landscapes of Snail Games' upcoming Dark and Light, but just landscapes alone aren't enough to make a game. What's a landscape...
This is the way we won't.

The Daily Grind: What cosmetic changes would you like for your MMO character abilities?

We live in an era when most designers have noticed that we like to control what our characters look like as well as how...
Yes, very good.

Take a look at Crowfall’s male Ranger and female Champion

Each of Crowfall's archetypes tends to be associated with a specific gender because the game's archetypes are a bit more comprehensive than simply classes....

Perpetuum Online update brings in new robots and the first lighting improvements since 2012

Last week Perpetuum Online dropped Patch 3.8 on players -- and life will never be the same again. Well, it'll be very similar, actually,...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO has the best eyecandy?

We can quibble about the quality and variety of content in MMORPGs, but I think most of us would agree that visually, online games...
Why did you keep going?

Crowfall shows off the making of the visuals for Gaea’s Wail

Gaea's Wail is a Druid spell in Crowfall in which the Druid summons a spectral bear to attack people. This is, quite obviously, the...
Well, it's a nice lake, at least.

Camelot Unchained shows off weapon concepts and the growing world

One of the big elements of Camelot Unchained's design philosophy is the difference between its three factions. It wouldn't make a lot of sense...
Stop - dragontime.

Heroes of the Storm previews its upcoming Chromie, Medivh, and hero skins

If you feel like Heroes of the Storm is lacking in powerful spellcasters, your reasoning isn't particularly solid, but you can take heart in...
Wharf speed.

Shroud of the Avatar shows off more environmental screenshots

How pretty do the environments of Shroud of the Avatar look? According to the most recent development update, very pretty. The entry opens off...
Tuesday point five.

Star Trek Online details the art design of the Tier 6 flagships

Every Star Trek series has its iconic ships, and for Star Trek Online, the factional flagships fulfill those roles. Those flagships have recently received...
I repent.

Hands-on: Blade & Soul’s early beta has solid mechanics, but not much else

I've had some time to think about Blade & Soul, and I'm still not sure exactly what I want to say about it. I...
Well, that's a scuff.

EVE Online adds in dirt and kill marks to ships

A factory-fresh ship in EVE Online should not look exactly the same as one that's been through countless corporate wars. There should be some...

Check out the new Druid bear forms from World of Warcraft’s Legion alpha

What is the number one threat to Azeroth? Bears. That's why Druids can turn into bears, after all. The new World of Warcraft expansion...
Cool players don't look at explosions.

Guild Wars 2 shows off its new action camera

The combat of Guild Wars 2 sits in an interesting place between full-on action combat and more traditional combat mechanics, but it definitely edges...