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Best Mobile MMOs To Try In 2021

There is an eclectic selection of MMORPGs available for mobile devices, and new MMOs seem to come out nearly every month for iOS and Android. Unfortunately, new MMOs are much more rare for PC. So what are the best mobile MMORPGs that you can play on the go while you wait for the next big MMO to come out?

Valheim's Smartest Design Choice Isn't The Survival Elements, It's The Portals

After almost 100 hours in Vaheim, Bradford is reflecting on some of the things he's loved when exploring the 10th world of Yggdrasil. However, the design decision that really keeps him coming back isn't the lax survival elements or the onion layers of complexity in the Viking game. It's the portals.

Warhammer: Odyssey is an Authentic Mobile MMORPG - Is That Enough in 2021?

In the echo chamber of repetitive, sleep-inducing, auto-play mobile games, Warhammer: Odyssey (W:O) takes a mild departure into the mobile realm as an authentic, traditional MMORPG experience.  With success all but guaranteed, W:O stops short of one major victory, convincing PC MMORPG players that mobile is the genres savior.

Opinion: Launch Hype - Looking At Consumers And Developers Alike

Mitch explores launch hype, especially as it pertains to himself and other consumers of games, and the role played by consumers in mitigating hype in the long run.

The Games Media's Role In Combating Hype

Bradford looks at pre-release hype and our role as games media in combating it, especially here at MMORPG.com.

Valheim's Deathsquitoes Are The Literal Worst

On our journeys around Valheim's world, we've encountered scary beasts, such as the wretched Draugr in the swamp, or the Goblin-like Furlings in the Plains. But nothing could have prepared my group of Vikings for what is becoming Valheim's deadliest denizen: the Deathsquito.

Genshin Impact Proves it's More Than a One Trick Pony with the Lantern Rite Event

Much of the gameplay from past updates has blended together - for better or worse. Then, miHoYo released the Lantern Rite Event, and proved Genshin Impact can be more.

MMOSide Chat - Delays Aren't Actually All That Bad

With the recent news of Amazon delaying New World (again), Bradford takes a look at game delays in general and how, when all is said and done, they aren't the worst thing in the world.

EVE Online's New Jump Tunnels Spice Up Travel In A Much Needed Way

Taking the mundane and spicing it up is a challenge every game developer faces over the life of their game. EVE Online has done this rather well in the recent Reign Quadrant update to the MMO, giving interstellar travel a much-needed facelift.

What Could BlizzConline Announce About World of Waracraft: Shadowlands Patch 9.1?

As BlizzConline 2021 fast approaches this week, Chris takes a look at what the event could hold for Patch 9.1 of World of Warcraft: Shadowlands.

I Can't Stop Playing Valheim

So Bradford might be a tad addicted to Valheim, the new Viking Survival game that is taking Steam by storm right now. Bradford recounts his weekend in the 10th World and how its progressed.

Valheim PC Impressions: Surviving The Afterlife

With a love-hate relationship with Survival games, Bradford tackles the World Tree in Valheim. Turns out it's good. Real good.

Elder Scrolls Online: Champion Point 2.0 Deep Dive

With this year's upcoming Gates of Oblivion story kicking off in March, we took a look at another one of the big changes coming to The Elder Scrolls Online in 2021 - the Champion Point 2.0 system.

5 Common Promises MMORPG Developers Break

Broken promises aren't confined to MMORPG developers alone, but here's a short list of common promises we see developers of the genre make, and break, often enough to warrant a list.

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 5.5, 'Death Unto Dawn' -- Biggest Updates You Need To Know

FFXIV's final content updates before the new Endwalker expansion will end (or continue) a lot of fan-favorite storylines, including the Weapons Project and the NieR crossover. Victoria checks out what's coming in FFXIV's Patch 5.5, Death Unto Dawn.