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Explore the Volcanic Region of Stia in the Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis Hellfire Vanguard Update

The volcanic region of Stia is live in Phantasy Star Online 2. The fourth region to explore arrives, chapter 4 of the story, new weapons, a level cap increase to 70, lava bombs you can throw, and more.


New World Temporarily Disables Trading, But They're Already Testing a Fix For the Exploit

Trading is temporarily disabled in New World while the team tests a fix for a newly-discovered exploit. Meanwhile, the new Company-switching cooldowns are temporarily suspended.


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V-Moda Crossfade 3 Wireless Review

V-Moda has been a major player in wireless headphones and it's officially back with its new flagship. Are the V-Moda Crossfade 3 Wireless the best wireless headphones of the year? Find out in our review!


Dragonflight's First Raid, Vault of the Incarnates Bosses and Unlock Schedule Detailed

World of Warcraft's next raid, the first for the Dragonflight expansion, Vault of the Incarnates, gets details on unlock times, the bosses you'll face, and 20 new achievements to collect.


Fractured Online Update Gives the Wildfolk Their Shapeshifting Primal Forms

The latest Fractured Online update adds the missing piece to the Wildfolk--their ability to shapeshift into primal forms based on their animal inspirations, giving some strategic bonuses.


Lost Ark Details the Summoner, the Mage Advanced Class Arriving Next Week

The Summoner is coming to Lost Ark on December 14th, and the fourth Mage advanced class gets a detailed look of how you'll summon Ancient Elementals and work in harmony in battle.


Is There A Specific Multiplayer Gaming Moment That Helped Define Your Playgroup?

Multiplayer in gaming, especially online worlds in MMOs and other persistent world games, can sometimes feel like the pinnacle of gaming for many. Experiencing worlds and stories with others is often why we play MMOs and such, so Bradford is wondering: is there a specific multiplayer moment that you look back on frequently with fondness? A moment that defined your play group and that game for you?


Mad World Lore and Creature Previews Highlight Despair and Desperation in Its World

More previews from Mad World show off more monsters to encounter, an audiobook style lore clip ties some of these previews together to set the despairing tone of the world.


Elden Ring Adds PvP Arenas in New Free Colosseums DLC

Elden Ring is not done occupying your hours of time. Colosseums, the new free update, adds three PvP arenas with their own rulesets to add multiplayer competition.


Tower of Fantasy Mirafleur Moonshade Update To Expand Mirroria, Adding Activities and More This Month

Tower of Fantasy is closing out 2022 with its next big update, Mirafleur Moonshade. The update will be out on December 22nd and expand Mirroria, add the new simulacrum Tian Lang, open up new activities, and more.


Wild Terra 2: New Lands - Should You Play It?

Wild Terra 2: New Lands is a sequel to Wild Terra Online by Juvty Worlds, released in 2017. Five years later, New Lands seeks to offer a fresh experience with revamped gameplay mechanics and tons of new content. But how does it stack up? Kanishka gives it a go.


EverQuest Night of Shadows Expansion is Now Live, With New Quests, Raids, and Mysteries to Solve

Night of Shadows, the latest expansion for EverQuest, is now live, with mysterious new quests, new raids, seven new zones, dungeons, and much more.


Embers Adrift Adds Server Memory, and Preps for Final Content Patch of 2022

This week's Embers Adrift update is mostly fixes, along with doubling server memory to help stability. The team also previews next week's final patch of 2022.


GTA Online's December Update Brings New Vehicles, Ray Tracing, and More

GTA Online's December update has been detailed on Rockstar's Newswire, and while those details are a bit scant, we do have some information about what to expect with the update due later this month.


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Epomaker EP75 Wireless Mechanical Keyboard Review

The EP75 is the latest mechanical keyboard from Epomaker. Featuring tri-mode wireless, bright RGB, pre-lubed switches and stabilizers, and doubleshot PBT keycaps, it's a bargain at $99. Discover more in this review!


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The RPG Files: Pokemon Scarlet And Violet Review

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet are the two newest entries into the mainline Pokemon series, bringing an open world to the whole of the game for the very first time. But does the experience hold up to make for an exciting new Pokemon title, or do the technical issues weigh it down like a Snorlax? Here's our review.


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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.


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.