winter holiday 2018

The Stream Team: Celebrating Christmas with Trove’s Snowfest

Boxes and packages piled high... what does that make you think of? Trove! The voxel -based whimsical game is the perfect compliment to Christmas...

The Stream Team: Christmas Eve Grinchta hunting in Villagers and Heroes

It's Christmas Eve, and time is of the essence if Massively OP's MJ is going to help save Christmas! So MJ will return to...

Jukebox Heroes: More MMO Christmas tunes

Merry Christmas everyone! As you hunker down for family time, presents, eggnog, or simply a quiet day off and some gaming time, chances are...

The MOP Up: Hytale takes a deeper approach to the Minecraft genre

Have you heard of Hytale? If you're a fan of the Trove or Minecraft school of sandbox design, then it definitely bears further investigation....

One Shots: Christmas delivery

We all know that Amazon delivers pretty much everywhere with its crazy two-day shipping, but did you realize that the company could do so...
Like this deli. Not only this deli.

The Daily Grind: What trivial MMO grievances will you air for Festivus?

Friends, it is December 23rd, and that means that it is the traditional date of Festivus! My wife and I celebrate Festivus every year,...

The Stream Team: Q is for Christmas in Star Trek Online

Even after the last couple of years, Massively OP's MJ does not think she has managed to participate in everything Star Trek Online's Christmas...

The Stream Team: Celebrating Christmas in ARK

Just because Massively OP's MJ needs to fight for her life amid monstrous corrupted dinos that want to tear her face off doesn't mean...
This was once controversial!

The Game Archaeologist’s ultimate MMO archives v2.0

While The Game Archaeologist columns take up the most time of any project I do here at Massively OP, I absolutely love doing them...

World of Warships adds new campaigns and Belle Époque ships for Christmas

Christmas has come to World of Warships with its latest update, which includes Belle Époque ships collection, the Mighty Prinz Campaign for folks who...

The Stream Team: An Asmodian Aion Christmas

With the radically changed layout of Aion, Massively OP's MJ invited folks to jump in with her and start over on the new server....

Battle Bards Episode 134: Halloween and Christmas

It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas! And, er, Halloween! Well, the Battle Bards were never much for subtlety, so you must excuse...
ho ho ho

Gloria Victis updates to be more festive amidst the clanging of steel

Amidst the devastation and frenzy of combat in the hardscrabble world of Gloria Victis, you can unlock the greatest reward by having a festive-looking campfire....

The Stream Team: Happy 7th birthday SWTOR!

Massively OP's Larry and MJ are taking a break from Choose My Alignment to bring you a SWTOR anniversary stream! The game from a...

The Stream Team: Getting the jump on Guild Wars 2’s Wintersday

What is a Christmas season without the torture of a a peppermint-filled jumping puzzle? That's the premise of Guild Wars 2's Wintersday celebration! Oh...
Speaking of deaths and looping...

Fallout 76 previews upcoming features and updates of 2019

Today's Fallout 76 hotfix is officially the game's last update of 2018, but the folks at Bethesda are already looking ahead to 2019 in...
For me? Or someone.

The Massively Overpowered 2018 winter holiday roundup

It's that time again, the time for a roundup of all the winter holiday events going on in the MMO universe! The nice thing...

Black Desert: The Archer awakens, Grandpa Cron arrives, and Xbox One preorders are set for January 7

Life is moving fast for the new archer of Black Desert Online. It feels like only yesterday that the new class was sniping its way...

The day twinkle trees killed Ultima Online’s Christmas

In a pretty amusing Twitter thread in which game designers admit to goofy and horrible mistakes, Ultima Online creator Raph Koster owned up to...

The Stream Team: Fun in AdventureQuest 3D’s Frostval

Massively OP's MJ was surprised to learn that AD3D's Frostval had already started when she was off playing with here little werewolf friends. Since...