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Should Indie MMORPGs Be Scored on a Different Scale than AAA Games? | One Good Roll

In this week's One Good Roll, but this week, Steven contemplates whether Indie games and AAA games should be scored on the same scale.


7.5
Corsair Katar Elite Wireless Mouse Review

Corsair is back with its latest gaming mouse, this time targeted at ultra-lightweight fans and FPS fanatics. Is it worth a buy? Find out in this review.


Working Through Your Games Backlog: What Are Some Strategies You Use To Get Through It?

Many of us have gaming backlogs. It seems to be the current way of gaming, especially when so many of our titles are digital ones we just grab on a sale. But how do you decide which game to finally pick up, or attempt to see you way through this time around?


AFUL Has Released Its Performer 5 Earphones and the Hype Is Real

It's turkey day here in the States, but that doesn't mean tech news stops! Today, we're sharing the news that AFUL Audio, a relatively new brand founded in 2018, has completed its years of R&D and has finally released its first product. It's a striking new earphone dubbed the Performer 5 and if early reports are to be believed, it's shaping up to really be something special.


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Roccat Vulcan II Max Optical Gaming Keyboard Review

The original Roccat Vulkan was already one of the best-looking gaming keyboards you could buy. Find out what its successor, the Roccat Vulkan II MAX brings to your gaming rig in this review!


What Games Got You Through 2022? | Happy ThanksGaming Day!

As another year ambles ever so slowly to a close, November is always a great month to reflect back on what this year has meant to us. This year for ThanksGaming day, our staff looked back on the games that brought us joy.


The Federal Trade Commission May File Antitrust Lawsuit to Block the Microsoft-Activision Blizzard Deal

Microsoft's nearly $69 billion dollar proposed acquisition of Activision Blizzard might be hitting a new snag. A federal antitrust lawsuit may be incoming, seeking to block the deal.


Lost Ark's Update Did Not Successfully Fix the Ongoing Disconnect Issues, But More Work is Coming

The Lost Ark team has shared an update on the ongoing disconnect issues. The latest patch that went live overnight took another try at fixing the issue, but there are still instances of it showing up. 


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Gigabyte M32U-AE 32-inch 144Hz 4K Arm Edition Gaming Monitor Review

There are a lot of 4K gaming monitors on the market now, so Gigabyte's M32U-AE 4K 144hz Arm Edition monitor needs to make a splash to stand out. Does it? Find out in 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.


The Dragonflight Update Notes Are Here

Dragonflight is almost here, and the update notes have arrived ahead of Monday's big World of Warcraft expansion launch.


Albion Online Devs Remind About Next Week's Price Increases and How to Keep the Old Ones

Premium and gold are rising in price next week in Albion Online, but the team is reminding all of the change and how to lock in the old pricing,


Blade & Soul Resets Great Windwalk Race Leaderboards and Steps Up Bans After Cheating

The newest event in Blade & Soul, the Great Windwalk Race, has NCSoft resetting the leaderboards and stepping up bans after cheaters posted impossible times.


Black Desert Console Reworks Agris Fever, and Preps Rewarding Season Graduation

The latest update for Black Desert Console changes the Agris Fever feature, opens the Autumn Graduation Season, and continues with a number of improvements and fixes.


Dragonflight Launch Will Hold Back A Few Things Until Weekly Reset

With Dragonflight launching on Monday, Blizzard has announced that certain weekly rewards content will be halted until after the weekly reset.


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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.


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.


Star Trek Online Is Bringing Wesley Crusher To The MMO In Ascension On September 13th

Star Trek Online has a history of bringing iconic characters from the universe to its game, and today during Star Trek Day, Cryptic revealed that Wil Wheaton would be reprising his role as Wesley Crusher in the upcoming Star Trek Online: Ascension.


Multiplayer Mech Shooter, GALAHAD 3093, Hits Early Access Today

Multiplayer mech shooter, GALAHAD 3093, launches into Early Access today on Steam after a successful beta phase.


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.


Sponsored Hero Wars Booster Pack Giveaway!

Free-to-play mobile game Hero Wars is giving away a free limited booster to new players who try their hand at the fantasy RPG today. Grab your free limited booster, complete with in-game currency and a free hero at the enclosed link!


Castle Clash In-Game Code Giveaway!

Castle Clash has teamed up with MMORPG.com to give players in-game code of items to help players get ahead in the fast-paced mobile strategy game.