Official Site: Wizard101
Studio: KingsIsle Entertainment
Launch Date: September 2, 2008
Genre: Fantasy Family-Friendly Sandpark
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Optional Sub, Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Mac

KingsIsle announces Wizard101 single-player spinoff Ravenwood Academy

If you've ever wanted to dive back into the Wizard101 world without actually being in Wizard101, now is your time, as this morning KingsIsle...

Wizard101 opens the Portal of Peril that brings a new dungeon delving event in latest update

Usually opening something known as the Portal of Peril would be ill-advised at least or very bad news at worst, but in the case...

Wizard101 expands its Steam offering and localization to European players

It's the rare MMORPG that hasn't made its way to Steam by now, but we're adding another one to the list: kid-friendly MMO Wizard101. But...

Global Chat: The EverQuest Fippy Awards

The EverQuest Show is starting the year with a for-fun awards ceremony featuring the two EverQuest MMOs. Who will win? Who will lose? Will this be...

Wizard101 gets ready to head to the Australian Outback with its Wallaru update

Who's ready to go Down Under in the magical world of Wizard101? KingsIsle is currently testing its Australian-themed Wallaru release, the final world in the...

Perfect Ten: Solid MMOs you might be sleeping on in 2023

For today's list, I wanted to take a different approach to recommending MMORPGs to you. I know we often talk about underrated titles, but...

Wizard101 continues its Wallaru zone teases, Pirate101 promises another content update by year’s end

The monthly newsletters for Pirate101 and Wizard101 are out now, and they're mostly continuing to point at things that have already been released or...

The MOP Up: It’s the great Albion, Charlie Brown!

Albion Online is getting into the spirit of Halloween with its Harvest Challenge: "Fall has come to the world of Albion... the shadows are...

Wizard101 brings out a new gold skeleton key boss with ‘valuable’ loot

You should always be suspicious when things get a little too quiet around the Halloween season: That's when you know that evil is up...

Wizard101 rolls out multiple teases for a new Wallaru location over the weekend

What is Wallaru? Where is Wallaru? We're not sure, but we do know that it has something to do with Wizard101, as the MMORPG...

Wizard101’s latest patch delivers the Crying Sky raid, plus name- and gender-swapping

Wizard101's latest patch has arrived to punch up the summer for the little kids and big kids and yes grown-ass adults too (more power...

Wizard101’s test realm is officially open – here’s what awaits within

The recently confirmed test realm for Wizard101 has now officially opened its doors to players, and it's looking like there are a lot of...

KingsIsle highlights Pirate101 challenges, confirms Wizard101 test realm, and preps esports tourney

It's newsletter time for KingsIsle MMORPGs Pirate101 and Wizard101, and while both have vastly different highlights, one thing is shared between them: the upcoming...

Massively Uplifting: Spring and summer philanthropy and farewells in MMOs

'Tis the season! What season? Why, spring and summer! Spring is a time of growth, and our gaming-verse certainly saw growth of the generous...

Pride Month celebrations kick off in Second Life, Wizard101, Pirate101, and Sky Children of the Light

The celebration of Pride Month across the MMO universe continues on, and we're here to collect some of the various events that are being...

Pirate101 launches on Steam today with the Sinbad Chapter 2 update

It's launch day for Pirate101! OK, not exactly. Pirate101 launched in 2012. But it's launching on Steam today, as KingsIsle brings the family-friendly pirate...

Interview: KingsIsle talks Pirate101’s Steam launch, Sinbad Chapter 2, and the future of the game

KingsIsle's Pirate101 is having a bit of a renaissance right now. The high seas-themed sibling MMO to the popular kids game Wizard101 has two...

MGI’s 2022 financial report is bad news for RIFT and most of Gamigo’s remaining MMOs

Gamigo and KingsIsle parent company MGI recently posted its 2022 financial report, and things aren't looking great for interest and investment into current and...

Wizard101 plows through a bayou while Pirate101 readies the deck for its Sinbad update

It's time for a pair of KingsIsle newsletters, so let's break them down to see what's contained inside! First up with Wizard101, the magical...

Wizard101 players are already ruining the fun of its recent Rate My Stitch feature

Sharing glamorous looks is arguably a large part of the fun in MMOs, so when KingsIsle decided to encourage that in Wizard101 with the...