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The RPG Files - Genshin Impact Review In Progress

Join Jonathan as he breaks down his early thoughts on Genshin Impact in his review in progress. Is it worth jumping into the free-to-play Gacha RPG from miHoYo?

You're Worth More: 5 MMOs Centered Around Player Driven Economies

Josh breaks down a his list of the top 5 MMOs centered around a player driven economy.

Guild Wars 2 - The Best WvW Experience in Guild Wars 2 is in a PvE Map

For a long time, Guild Wars 2 has kept the status quo. With each update, players looked for updates to the WvW experience, or even a unique PvE experience that shirks the status quo of the over churned story seasons. Finally, ArenaNet hit the mark, but have they learned from it?

Wizard101 - Primeval Hoard Pack Thoughts!

Seth is back with some Wizard101 thoughts - this time all about about the Primeval Hoard Pack!

OPINION: How Korean MMO DokeV Could Push Pokemon To Greater Heights

Josh breaks down the current state of creature-catching MMOs, and how this competition from Temtem, as well as the looming DokeV from Korean publisher Pearl Abyss, could spur some innovation in Game Freak's Pokemon franchise.

Marvel's Avengers: Patch 1.3 is 1000 Bug Fixes Too Little - And That's the Least of the Problems

Marvel's Avengers recently released patch 1.3 that was slated to fix at least one thousand issues, including several that prevented players from progressing in the story mission and some additional Avengers Initiative mission chains. It also added some new content, the Mega Hive. In the aftermath of the patch, we're left wondering, with so many "fixes" why are things getting worse?

World of Warcraft: How Roleplayers Reformed Azeroth

Roleplaying communities in any MMO have a special place in the history of the playerbase. However, World of Warcraft's RP community across multiple servers has a history of actually help shape and reform Azeroth into what we know today. Chris breaks down just some of those instances.

Three MMOs That Tried (And Failed) To Do Destiny Before Destiny

Many attempts at a general shooter MMO have been made before Destiny captured that slice of the market. Josh takes a look at a few of the attempts that tried, and ultimately failed to do Destiny before Bungie's looter shooter made waves.

Opinion: LotRO's Mini-Expansion Pricing Feels Tone Deaf

After a rough few months ending the summer, The Lord of the Rings Online seems to be looking ahead at their upcoming content plans. War of the Three Peaks was talked about again on the recent Cord of the Rings stream, but it's the pricing that feels off. Mini-expansion for $99? Bradford breaks down why he feels the timing seems tone deaf.

Kingdom of Amalur: Re-Reckoning - A Comparison

Chris got really excited when the Kingdom of Amalur: Re-Reckoning was first announced. Now that he's gone hands on, he wanted to see what the major visual differences truly were - was this remaster worthy of the full release, or can you achieve the same results by modding the base game on PC?


The last AAA MMORPG was released in 2014. Nick examines this issue with the MMO genre and reflects on the past, present and future of the genre.

10 Souls We'd Love To See In World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

It seems that the hype train for World of Warcraft's latest expansion Shadowlands is beginning to take off.  The excitement has us all itching for new content, and luckily for us Blizzard has started to deliver some more information on who we might see once we cross over into the realm of the dead. Here are 10 of World of Warcraft's greatest characters Steven would love to see.

Red's Read on Minecraft with Mods

Red Thomas dips back into an old favorite and explores playing Minecraft with mods. After 11 years the game is still interesting, and Red delves into some of what he likes and doesn't like about the game since the ownership change. Red also discusses some of the mods he's recently enjoyed and where mods might be heading in the future.

PS2 Shattered Warpgate Impressions

Last week, a number of journalists were brought in to check out a surprising content update to PlanetSide 2, titled the Shattered Warpgate. The new content planned for the surging MMOFPS plans to add some new features, some ambient narrative content, and some weaponry that will inundate players with environmental mechanics the likes of which they haven't seen before. Will the Shattered Warpgate surprise and delight you enough to return?

A Journey Through Star Wars: The Old Republic

Falko continues his journey through Star Wars: The Old Republic. This week, he takes a look at the essence of Star Wars.