How hard could it be, indeed.

H1Z1 significantly overhauls its map plans and development schedule

Back in July of last year, H1Z1 players learned that the game's engine could support a landmass of more than 16,000 square kilometers. At...

H1Z1 announces its first live Battle Royale invitational

Do you think you've got what it takes to be the king of H1Z1's Battle Royale hill? Daybreak is giving you a chance to...

The Mop Up: FEAR is dead edition

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we're deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...
And in the distance, the call of payment.

DayZ associate producer talks cheaters and how to stop them

DayZ associate producer Eugen Harton spoke to a GDC Europe crowd earlier today about how Bohemia Interactive handles cheaters in its open-world zombiepocalypse survival...

Check into H1Z1’s upcoming hospital

Although H1Z1 is deep in clean up mode, that doesn't mean forward progress isn't still being made. Producer Steve George and Senior Game Designer...

The Stream Team: Having fun hacking up H1Z1 zombies

There are many ways to release tension, and a favorite one for MassivelyOP's MJ is hacking up H1Z1 zombies! Yes, swinging that ax and...

One Shots: Aerodynamically impossible

Back in the late '70s, the first Superman flick had the tagline, "You will believe a man can fly." Well, I look at the...

H1Z1 targets bear AI, goes on sale for $8

As impossible as it might have seemed, H1Z1's next patch is going to be improving bear AI to make the ursine contingent of the...

The Stream Team: Surviving the H1Z1 times

There's more to life than just surviving... unless you're in H1Z1, that is! MassivelyOP's MJ is delving back into the post-apocalyptic world to put...

Smed nukes his own Twitter account

The Smed Twitter spigot is no longer dispensing tweets. Daybreak President John Smedley is famous for his stready stream of Twitter dialogue with MMO gamers,...
We are coming undone

H1Z1 postpones roadmap plans to focus on cleanup

Sometimes you just have to stop moving forward and take a little time to get things cleaned up. The team working behind the scenes...

G.I.R.L. scholarship winners get H1Z1 internship

Daybreak's eight-year-running Gamers in Real Life (G.I.R.L.) scholarship program is done evaluating applicants and ready to proclaim the winners. That's right, winners plural; this...

Not So Massively: All the online gaming news from E3 2015

It's been a big week for online gaming, with several high-profile reveals and announcements made at E3 2015. The latest version of MOBA-esque space...

The Stream Team: Heaping helpings of H1Z1 carnage

MassivelyOP's MJ has had quite a week! It wasn't H1Z1-virus-spreading-around-the-world bad, but the mantra "If it can go wrong, it will" followed her throughout...

E3 2015: H1Z1 streamlines base building with construction boxes

The dust hasn't even settled from H1Z1's recent base-building update, and already Producer Steve George has revealed to us at E3 2015 another great...

Hall drops Ion hints, says he worked on DayZ ‘longer than [he] intended’

What exactly is Ion, the new sci-fi sandbox being developed by Dean Hall in collaboration with virtual world firm Improbable? We still don't really...

Shroud of the Avatar’s zombies are infectious fun

Every MMO, whether sci-fi, fantasy, or equine, must at some point feature zombies. It's video game law. Fortunately for Shroud of the Avatar fans, it...

Steam’s summer sale offers mad MMO deals [Updated Monday]

Prepare your wallets to go broke and your libraries to fill to the brim with games that you'll never have time to play, for...

The Stream Team: Checking out H1Z1’s latest changes

Daybreak has always been very clear that H1Z1 is a game in development, and while it can never be fast enough for fans, the...

H1Z1 aims for a ‘massive world,’ adds team members and resources

Daybreak Game Company isn't pulling back on H1Z1's development, but is instead doubling down on the survival zombie sandbox by adding more team members...