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New World Previews Spring-Summer 2023 Roadmap, Territory Balance Changes, Events and More

 The New World team has shared an updated roadmap, along with the latest dev update video.  The video and roadmap cover the return of the Winter Convergence Festival, territory changes  the make things fairer, and a peek at major planned updated through next summer.


New World Legacy Server Merges Begin Tonight, With Australian Merge Canceled After Feedback

New World's plans to merge a round of legacy servers will begin later tonight. Amazon has changed plans in response to community feedback, deciding to not merge Australian server Eridu into Delos.


ArcheAge Dark Shaman Raiment Cosmetic Giveaway

Kakao Games and MMORPG have teamed up to give away in-game cosmetic codes for ArcheAge, giving players the Dark Shaman Raiment Outfit cosmetic. This is in celebration of the new Fresh Start server coming to ArcheAge later this month.


ArcheAge Unchained Dark Shaman Raiment Cosmetic Giveaway!

Kakao Games and MMORPG have teamed up to give away in-game cosmetic codes for ArcheAge Unchained, giving players the Dark Shaman Raiment Outfit cosmetic. This is in celebration of the new Fresh Start server coming to ArcheAge later this month.


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Creative Sound Blaster Katana V2X Review: Lower Powered Audio Powerhouse

Creative's Sound Blaster Katana V2 was nothing short of impressive, but what if it is too much power for your space? The Katana V2X wants to fill that space. Find out if it's worth a buy in our review!


Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds Opens Up Cross-Server Competition and Marks 200 Days Since Launch

With its most recent update, Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds has added Cross-Field, a way to compete against players from other servers for loot and glory. The game is also holding events to mark 200 days since launch.


Everything Revealed During Today's Path of Exile: The Forbidden Sanctum Livestream

Grinding Gear Games just finished their Livestream reveal for Path of Exile's next expansion, The Forbidden Sanctum, and it looks like Wraeclast will be getting a dose of roguelike for its next Challenge League.


Today, Path of Exile Will Get a Full Reveal Livestream for The Forbidden Sanctum

The Forbidden Sanctum, Path of Exile's next big expansion content, will get full reveals on a special livestream today.


Mad World Reveals Monsters and Creepy, Atmospheric Settings in New Video Clips

Mad World developer Jandisoft has revealed some new monsters and previewed the game's creepy, atmospheric settings in new video clips.


New Faction Contracts Might Earn You 'Prestige' in the Next Prosperous Universe Update

The Prestige update for Prosperous Universe is coming December 6th, and will introduce faction contracts. These common, uncommon, and rare contracts will be random and some may be uniquely rewarding for success.


Strategy Session: Company of Heroes 3's Dynamic Map Is Going To Keep Me Coming Back For More

Company of Heroes 3 aims to be the biggest entry in the series to date, and by the looks of it, Relic Entertainment just might pull it off. We took a look at the upcoming dynamic map campaign, as well as custom matches ahead of next year's release.


ArcheAge Reveals More Details on the Fresh Start Servers Opening December 15th

Fresh Start servers will open on December 15th for ArcheAge. Kakao Games released details on the bonuses, competitions, and rules, as well as a new dog battle pet to claim.


Shared-World Survival Game Nightingale Gets Intel Partnership, and Will Be at The Game Awards

Upcoming shared-world survival game Nightingale will be showing off new gameplay and features at The Game Awards next week. Developer Inflexion also announced a partnership with Intel.


Diablo Immortal Devs Tease Upcoming Features, With Next Major Update Coming December 14th

The latest developer Q&A for Diablo Immortal revealed the next major update is coming December 14th, and will feature a new zone, new Helliquary option, face re-customization option, new farming areas, and so much more.


Wizard101 Adds Novus, a New World Inspired By Surrealist Art, and New Mechanics for Flexible Builds

Wizard101 has introduced a mysterious new world called Novus. The world is inspired by surrealist art, and is part of the big fall update for the long-running MMO.


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Embers Adrift Review: A Stormy Experience

Embers Adrift is the new kid on the block, having released after years in development last month by developer Stormhaven Studios. But does it stack up well, and is it worth the asking price and recurring subscription? Here's our review.


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Dual Universe Review - Flawed Ambition

Dual Universe is ambitious. It aims to create a living, breathing player-driven universe where every interaction is driven by the players, but ultimately falls well short thanks to an unpolished, unfinished experience.


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The RPG Files: God of War Ragnarok Review

God of War Ragnarok follows up 2018's excellent installment in the franchise, putting players back in the shoes of Kratos. Big shoes to fill again, so does Ragnarok deliver a thrilling conclusion to the duology? Read on in our review.


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World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Classic Review

Robin has been plodding along in Wrath of the Lich King Classic since it launched last month, and has now gotten to a point where she can render a verdict. Does the World of Warcraft Classic expansion hold up? Find out in our review.


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Side Quests: Victoria 3 Review

Victoria 3 is a behemoth of a strategy simulation, and Bradford has spent nearly 60 hours diving headlong into the politics and economics of the Victorian Age. So how does it hold up and is it a worthy addition to Paradox's lineup?


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The RPG Files: A Plague Tale: Requiem Review

A Plague Tale: Requiem is a sequel to 2019's excellent A Plague Tale: Innocence. Has the dev team at Asobo knocked it out of the park a second time? Check out our review.


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Gotham Knights Review - The RPG Files

Gotham Knights is coming out this week after multiple delays, but did the extra time help it achieve greatness? Learn more in our review.


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Overwatch 2 Review

Overwatch 2 is simply more Overwatch - which is to say it's quite good. The changes are meaningful, and while there are issues and problems with the free-to-play sequel, the foundations there are very, very good. Read more in our review.


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The RPG Files: The Last Hero of Nostalgaia Review

The Last Hero of Nostalgaia, the Souls-like adventure from indie developer Over the Moon, is set to release on PC and the Xbox family of consoles on Wednesday, October 19th. But how does it stack up against titans in the genre? Mitch explores in his review.


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Temtem Review

Scott is back with his full review of Crema Games' creature collection game, Temtem. How does the full experience stack up?


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Foxhole Review

Indie developer Siege Camp has been working on Foxhole for five years now. With the Inferno 1.0 update, their sandbox MMO military sim has left boot camp (aka Early Access) and headed to the front lines as a full release on Steam. How does it stack up?


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The RPG Files: Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Review

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 released on Nintendo Switch on July 29th and since then we've been putting the hulking JRPG through its paces. Check out Garrick's thoughts on more than 100 hours in the world of Aionios.


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Tower of Fantasy Final Review - An Anime MMORPG-Lite With a Familiar Feeling Fantasy

On the surface, Tower of Fantasy epitomizes the best of what players should expect from an anime-inspired MMO-lite. After several weeks within the game, it's time to lay all the cards on the table. It's time to anchor this fantasy back to reality.


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Chimeraland Review

Chimeraland, developed by Pixel Soft and published by Level Infinite, launched last month in North America. It is a sandbox MMO that mashes up various systems from monster hunting to survival-style building. While the game feels unpolished, it does have a lot of depth to the gameplay. Check out Kevin's review.


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Noah's Heart Review

I spent the last week playing around in Noah's Heart, just to see if it was any good. Is it? Spoiler Alert: If you're a PC gamer, no...no it is not.


EverQuest II's Renewal of Ro Expansion Drops Today, Bringing New Zones To Venerable MMO

EverQuest II's latest expansion, Renewal of Ro, launches today, bringing new quests, content and a new zone to the old MMORPG.


New World's Latest Forged In Aeternum Video Talks About Lore In The MMORPG

The latest episode in Amazon Games' New World Forged in Aeternum series touches on the lore of the MMORPG. Not really just the lore itself, but some of the insight into crafting the lore itself.


GStar 2022: ArcheAge 2 Is Coming To Consoles, Watch An Exclusive Interview With Jake Song

GStar 2022 is kicking off in Korea, and Kakao and XLGames have started with a bang, announcing that the upcoming ArcheAge 2 will not only be released on PC but also on consoles. We have an exclusive interview with studio lead Jake Song talking about the MMO and what players can expect.


Pantheon Rise of the Fallen's Latest Video Talks 2022 In Review, Pre-Alpha Plans

Pantheon Rise of the Fallen is looking back on 2022 while we're still in November, giving a retrospective on the year that still currently is. However, the team is looking at all they've done this year in a new video, as well as touching on the subject of pre-alpha.


Ilysia Shows Off Graphics Overhaul and Comparisons in Latest Teaser

Team 21 Studio's upcoming title Ilysia has made some great strides this year as they work their way towards launch. In the latest trailer, the team walks through their progress of their visual overhaul, as they show the evolution of their game from early Alpha to Beta I.


VR MMO Zenith Will Be A PlayStation VR2 Launch Title, Teases 'Next Level Immersive Experience'

The next generation of PlayStation VR was unveiled, and we're already starting to see some of the titles confirmed to be coming alongside the updated VR headset. One game, the VR MMO Zenith, confirmed it will coming to the PSVR2 on launch day.


EVE Online's Latest Scope Video Details The Gains Of The Amarr Empire, Sets Up Story For Uprising Expansion

Narrative has become one of the major pillars EVE Online developer CCP Games has been pushing for years now, and the last few major updates have proved this out over the years. The story itself continues with the latest Scope video, detailing the gains of the Amarr Empire and the growing concerns of its repurposing abandoned Triglavian technology in New Eden.


Story-Driven RPG A Plague Tale: Requiem Launches Today On PC And Consoles

A Plague Tale: Requiem has launched today across PC, Xbox, PlayStation and even Nintendo Switch today, bringing the next chapter in the adventure of Amicia and Hugo de rune through alternate history France. The follow-up to A Plague Tale: Innocence, Requiem brings improved visuals and continues the story told across the brutal 14th century.


ArenaNet Brings New Character Based On A Real Child To Celebrate Extra Life 2022 To Guild Wars 2

ArenaNet is adding a new character to Guild Wars 2, though the inspiration behind this new character is certainly unique. Celebrating a partnership with the Children's Miracle Network of Hospitals, the new character is based off one of the CMN Champion children and will be voiced by games veteran Jennifer Hale.


Embers Adrift Drops Story Trailer to Bring Players Up to Speed on Newhaven Ahead of Launch

If you're looking forward to the getting into this new indie PvE Group-Based MMORPG, then you may want to know the story behind the game. Check out the latest trailer that Stormhave Studios dropped!


No Man's Sky Officially Launches on Switch, Brings Even More Free Content With Waypoint Update

No Man's Sky has finally come to the Nintendo Switch, and with it Hello Games has launched an update to remember. The Waypoint update brings some huge changes to No Man's Sky as the Switch port undocks and takes on the universe.


The Future of MMORPGs - 5 Features That Will Change the Genre

With more MMORPGs on the market as ever before, it's easy to see that in many ways, the genre has grown stagnant. Luckily, there are changes headed our way! Here is a list of 5 features that players can look forward to for the future of MMORPGs.


Broken Ranks Introduces Players to the Valdarog Instance in Latest Trailer

Whitemoon Games has released a new trailer showing players what they can expect from the latest update to Broken Ranks.


Blade & Soul's 10th Anniversary Video Teases In-Game Musical Instruments

Blade & Soul is celebrating 10 years of operation in South Korea, and a new video released by the developers to celebrate showcases an interesting system that could be coming to players in the future: in-game instruments.


The Legend of Zelda: Tears Of The Kingdom Launches On May 12th, 2023

The long-awaited sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild finally has a name and release date. Breath of the Wild 2's name is actually Tears of the Kingdom, and is launching on May 12th, 2023 for Nintendo Switch.


ArcheAge Dark Shaman Raiment Cosmetic Giveaway

Kakao Games and MMORPG have teamed up to give away in-game cosmetic codes for ArcheAge, giving players the Dark Shaman Raiment Outfit cosmetic. This is in celebration of the new Fresh Start server coming to ArcheAge later this month.


ArcheAge Unchained Dark Shaman Raiment Cosmetic Giveaway!

Kakao Games and MMORPG have teamed up to give away in-game cosmetic codes for ArcheAge Unchained, giving players the Dark Shaman Raiment Outfit cosmetic. This is in celebration of the new Fresh Start server coming to ArcheAge later this month.


Blade & Soul Code Giveaway!

NCSoft and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give away 40 codes giving in-game items to celebrate the launch of the Musician class! 


Guild Wars 2 Extra Life Giveaway!

Guild Wars 2 is teaming up with MMORPG.com to give readers a chance to score a nice care package from ArenaNet celebrating its upcoming Extra Life stream this year.


World of Warships Seventh Anniversary Giveaway

World of Warships turns seven this month, and developer Wargaming is celebrating by giving away game codes for new and existing players to get some in-game currencies!


Guild Wars 2 Complete Collection Steam Code Giveaway!

To celebrate the launch of Guild Wars 2 on Steam, ArenaNet and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give five (5) copies of the Complete Collection away to lucky readers!


World of Warships Legends 3rd Anniversary VIP Gift Package Sweepstakes!

Wargaming.net is celebrating 3 years of its mobile title, World of Warships Legends, and is giving away a VIP care package to one lucky fan!


ArcheAge and ArcheAge Unchained Black Eagle Glider Giveaway

Kakao has teamed up with MMORPG.com to give away 6000 Black Eagle Glider codes for both ArcheAge and ArcheAge Unchained.


Neverwinter Dragonslayer Wondrous Air Pack PC Code Sweepstakes

Cryptic Studios and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give away 5 Wondrous Air Pack codes to celebrate the launch of Neverwinter's latest module, Dragonslayer. These codes will work with the PC version of the MMORPG and give access to a new mount and companion.


Neverwinter Dragonslayer Wondrous Air Pack Sweepstakes - PS4

Cryptic Studios and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give away 5 Wondrous Air Pack codes to celebrate the launch of Neverwinter's latest module, Dragonslayer, as well as the MMO's 9th Anniversary. These codes will work with the PlayStation version of the MMORPG and give access to a new mount and companion.


Neverwinter Dragonslayer Wondrous Air Pack Sweepstakes - Xbox

Cryptic Studios and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give away 5 Wondrous Air Pack codes to celebrate the launch of Neverwinter's latest module, Dragonslayer, as well as the MMO's 9th Anniversary. These codes will work with the Xbox version of the MMORPG and give access to a new mount and companion.


Mobile Royale Gift Giveaway

IGG and MMORPG.com have teamed upt to give away a massive trove of in-game items for the mobile MMORPG, Mobile Royale. These keys see players get access to over $150 worth of in-game items.


Mythic Heroes Giveaway

IGG and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give away gift vouchers for their mobile RPG, Mythic Heroes. Each voucher gets you items valued at $150 in total in game.


Eternal Return Character and Skin Giveaway!

Kakao Games has partnered with MMORPG.com to give away a new character and skin bundle for its mobile MOBA, Eternal Return!


Fractured Online Beta Giveaway!

Gamigo and MMORPG.com have teamed up to give away codes for the open-world sandbox MMORPG, Fractured Online. The beta runs starting May 18th and runs through May 25th.