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Overwatch 2 Will Get A Showcase Coming On May 20th

In his first update as game director of Overwatch, Aaron Keller confirmed that players will get a glimpse at Overwatch 2 later this month. Coming on May 20th, the team will be focusing on the PVP elements of the upcoming sequel to their 2016 hit.


PSA: LotRO and DDO Are Deprecating Windows XP On June 8th

This is fast approaching, but if you're still running a PC using Windows XP, and are also a Lord of the Rings Online or Dungeons & Dragons Online player, you'll need to look into upgrading your OS in the near future to continue adventuring in either MMO.


Skull & Bones Delayed, Again, This Time Into 2022

It looks like Skull & Bones, the upcoming pirate game from Ubisoft, has been delayed yet again. In a recent earnings report, Ubisoft updated the timing for Skull & Bones, this time slating to release in the next fiscal year, which starts on April 1st, 2022.


Guild Wars 2 Composer Sam LePard Memorialized With In-Game Monument

Back in February video game composer Stan LePard, who worked on titles like Halo, Fable, Age of Empires and Guild Wars 2, among many others, tragically passed away. The team at ArenaNet today announced they were memorializing LePard in an in-game memorial for players to enjoy his work and celebrate his life.


Phantasy Star Online 2's New Genesis Is Available For Pre-Download Ahead Of This Weekend's Beta Test

May is the month of MMO tests it seems, and another one is just on the horizon. Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis will be in testing mode this weekend, and for those who have received their invites, pre-downloads have begun.


Destiny 2's Latest Season, Season of the Splicer, Is Now Live Along With Armor Transmog System

Destiny 2's latest season, titled Season of the Splicer, is now live in Bungie's looter MMOFPS. The season sees the return of the Vault of Glass raid as well as a new six-player seasonal activity.


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Drop + HIFIMAN HE-X4 Review

Looking for a great pair of headphones that won't break the bank? Drop thinks they have the answer with the Drop + HIFIMAN HE-X4. Open back planar magnetics for $129 -- are they worth a closer look? Find out in our review.


Rediscovering My Love For Guild Wars 2

Throughout 2020 one of the things Robin struggled with was my waning desire to play Guild Wars 2. However, it seems that lull might be over, as Robin has rediscovered her love for Guild Wars 2.


Latest Elder Scrolls Online PTS Patch Brings the Year One Celebration for Test

If you're playing Elder Scrolls Online through the PTS, you might want to hop in and check out the Year One Celebration. All this and more are discussed in the latest round of PTS patch notes 7.03.


Path of Exile Patch 3.14.1c Squashes Bugs

Grinding Gear Games published patch notes for 3.14.1c ahead of the patch's deployment later this week. The patch is mostly aimed around squashing bugs for Path of Exile.


New World's Expeditions Brings The PvE Content I've Wanted In Amazon's Upcoming MMO

New World's recently held a press preview showing off a bit of what the team at Amazon has been working on in the MMO. Expeditions were on the menu this time, with the team showing off the PVE dungeons they've been working on in a bid to add more PVE flavor to the MMO.


Godzilla and Kong Clash in World of Warships

Two titans are clashing in World of Warships for a limited time event. You can catch Godzilla and Kong in the warship combat title with some exclusive activities and items. Read on for more details on this event.


Here's Your Exclusive First Look at Swords of Legends Online Dungeon: Raging River Ruins

Swords of Legends Online is fast approaching. Today, we've got you covered with an exclusive first look at one of the dungeons coming to the game: Raging River Ruins. Here's what you need to know about the dungeon before you jump in.


Ashes of Creation June Alpha One Test Delayed, Cites Other MMO Launches, More For Delay

Ashes of Creation's upcoming NDA-less Alpha One test was scheduled to take place on June 1st and run the whole month, however in an update Intredpid Studios has announced that the test will be delayed into July.


Nine Years Later, Activision Blizzard Has Won Patent Lawsuit

A lawsuit filed by Worlds Incorporated has been thrown out by a US Disctrict Court Judge after nine years of legal proceedings. The lawsuit claimed that Activision Blizzard engaged in copyright infringement on five of Worlds Incorporated's patents.


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Not So MMO: Resident Evil Village Review

Resident Evil Village is a fun reminder of what Resident Evil used to be. Fighting off Lycans and exploring the Village captivated me in a way that I haven't felt in Resident Evil for a long time.


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Outriders Review - It's Brutal and Unrelenting, but in a Good Way

At first glance, you can easily mistake Outriders as a forgettable looter-shooter RPG. Tread carefully Outrider, there is much more than what the mere demo showed, and you may want to think twice before you knock Enoch.


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Monster Hunter Rise Review

Monster Hunter Rise takes the action on-the-go and introduces some new improvements and lessons learned from the highly successful Monster Hunter World. But does this new Monster Hunter title Rise to the occasion?


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Blade & Soul: Revolution Review - A 'Hands-Off' Approach for Mobile MMORPG Gamers

Revenge. Danger. Epic battles. Blade & Soul: Revolution has all of these things, but in Netmarble's global release of this once top-grossing Korean MMORPG mobile title, if you play the game as intended, you could miss all of it. Blade & Soul: Revolution dazzles with high-quality graphics and an early story hook, but with 200 levels to grind and a ton of features to learn, will players see it through to the end?


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Not So MMO: Evil Genius 2: World Domination Review

Jason has been plotting ways to create his own Dr. Evil-esque empire, however those pesky moral issues are getting in the way of accomplish this in real life. Thankfully Evil Genius 2: World Domination allows him to do so in a video game without any of the ramifications. Here's our review.


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The Outer Worlds: Murder On Eridanos Review

The Outer Worlds: Murder On Eridanos puts players right in the middle of a murder mystery. But how is it in practice? Matt takes a look at the latest DLC for Obsidian's award-winning single-player RPG.


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Bravely Default 2 Review - The RPG Files

If you're a lapsed Final Fantasy fan who wishes the series would return to its 2D roots, boy do I have a surprise for you. Square Enix heard your wish and granted it, only with a "Calypso in Twisted Metal" style swerve: it's not called Final Fantasy, it's called Bravely Default II. Here's our review.


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The RPG Files - Persona 5 Strikers Review

Persona 5 is back with its Musou/JRPG crossover, Strikers. How does this experience hold up and does the story it tell live up to the standard set by the massively popular JRPG? Here's our review.


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Nioh 2 - The Complete Edition Review on PC

Nioh 2 - The Complete Edition brings all of the new missions, weapons, magic, and ninjutsu skills that were added post-launch from the PlayStation 4 version and brings it to PC on Steam.


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The RPG Files: Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Earthblood Review

The latest from Cyanide Game, the studio that brought you the popular Styx games, is a brand new game based on the tabletop RPG IP Werewolf: The Apocalypse. But how has this translated to its recent RPG? Here's our review.


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Not So MMO: Hitman 3 Review

Hitman 3 caps off the World of Assassination Trilogy that began with 2016's episodic treatment of the legendary series. Is this send off worth your time in the end? Jason reviews Hitman 3, taking Agent 47, AKA a Human Swiss Army Knife, out for a spin.


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Cyberpunk 2077 PC Review

After a Review In Progress and deep dive analysis into the ray tracing technology, we're ready to issue our final verdict on Cyberpunk 2077 on PC.


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Not So MMO: Airborne Kingdom Review

Build a castle in the sky, and reclaim the lost wonders of the ancient Airborne Kingdom in this creative sky city builder.


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World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Review

It's been a little over three weeks since the eighth expansion for World of Warcraft launched. Since then, Robin has leveled up her main, started in on the various max level activities, and worked on an alt a bit. She's also had some time to step into the new raid and experience some of it, and the first Mythic+ and PVP season has started as well. As such, it's time for our final thoughts on Shadowlands. Here is our review.


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Not So MMO: Raji: An Ancient Epic Review

Raji: An Ancient Epic is a beautiful game with a unique art style, as well as a story not often explored in games. But how does that story hold up all the way through the short, yet beautiful adventure?


Overwatch 2 Will Get A Showcase Coming On May 20th

In his first update as game director of Overwatch, Aaron Keller confirmed that players will get a glimpse at Overwatch 2 later this month. Coming on May 20th, the team will be focusing on the PVP elements of the upcoming sequel to their 2016 hit.


Here's Your Exclusive First Look at Swords of Legends Online Dungeon: Raging River Ruins

Swords of Legends Online is fast approaching. Today, we've got you covered with an exclusive first look at one of the dungeons coming to the game: Raging River Ruins. Here's what you need to know about the dungeon before you jump in.


SEGA Announces Yakuza Studio's Lost Judgment, Sequel To 2018's Judgment

Yakuza series spinoff, Judgment, is getting a sequel. Titled Lost Judgment, the upcoming sequel to 2018's critically acclaimed RPG will launch on September 24, 2021.


Hood: Outlaws & Legends Is Now Out For Those Who Preordered, Live Officially On May 10th

If you pre-ordered Hood: Outlaws & Legends, you're able to hop in today as the early access period for the PvPvE squad-heist game has now kicked off. For those who are still waiting to see if its an experience worth checking out, the game officially launches on Monday, May 10th.


Elder Scrolls Online Blackwood Receives All-New Companions Trailer

Zenimax Online Studios just shared an all-new trailer for Blackwood, their upcoming chapter in Elder Scrolls Online.


Luxury Yacht, PVE Arena And Upper Atomosphere Space Zone Coming With SWG Legends Bespin Expansion

Bespin, The City in the Clouds launches in SWG Legends next Tuesday, and the team released a trailer today showing off some of the features players should expect when traveling to the area. Some of the features include new vehicles, a PVE arena and a luxury yacht.


EG7's Co-Founder Provides A Community Update, Talking About What EG7 Daybreak Acquisition Means

Enad Global 7's CEO and Founder, Robin Flodin, took to both YouTube as well as Daybreak Game Company's website to give players insight as to how the acquisition of the MMO developer worked and just who EG7 is actually.


New Hood: Outlaws & Legends Showcases 8 Minutes Of Team Gameplay With Commentary

Hood: Outlaws & Legends is realeasing in a week, and the team at Sumo Digital is showing off the PvPvE experience once again, this time with an 8-minute long, in-depth gameplay video focusing on team play. And of course, with developer commentary breaking down all of the details.


PlanetSide 2's Shattered Warpgate's Final Chapter Is Now Live On PC Till June 30th

Rogue Planet Games has released the final chapter of The Shattered Warpgate campaign on PC today. The final chapter sees new gameplay elements added with the chapter itself ending on June 30th.


Swords of Legends Online Receives World and Lore Trailer

Swords of Legends Online is set to boast an impressive world when it releases in the West later this year. We now have a shiny new trailer showing off this world and what you can expect as you set off to explore, defeat enemies, and conquer.


Excited for Biomutant Next Month? THQ Nordics World Trailer Might Get You There

It's almost time for Biomutant to launch on PC, PlayStation and Xbox. The open-world, post-apocalyptic Kung-Fu fable RPG has been in development since 2015, and despite multiple delays pushing the title off of many RPG gamers' radar through the years, the recent confirmation of a May 25th release has cemented the game firmly on the list of unique RPG games to check out this year.


RuneScape Mobile Finally Getting A Release Window, Coming This Summer

RuneScape fans who have been waiting years for its full release on mobile devices, the wait is almost over. Jagex has announced that the full release of RuneScape on Android and iOS this summer.


Elite Dangerous Odyssey Is Officially Launching On May 19th

Elite Dangerous' much anticipated Odyssey expansion finally has a release date. The planetary, first person, on-foot update is coming on May 19th for PC.


Guild Wars 2's Icebrood Saga Finale Coming April 27th

ArenaNet is starting to tease their upcoming finale to the Guild Wars 2 Icebrood Saga, which will hit PCs on April 27th. The final chapter of Episode 5, Judgment, brings with it the conclusion of the last 18 months worth of storytelling as GW2 sets its sights on the horizon.


Here's Your Exclusive Reveal of Swords of Legends Online Spearmaster Class

We've got an exclusive reveal of the Spearmaster class for Swords of Legends Online for you this morning. Read on for some additional details on this melee class.


Elyon Closed Beta Test Code Giveaway!

Kakao has given MMORPG.com codes for its first Western beta test of Elyon! Come grab a code to check out the upcoming MMORPG when the Closed beta begins on May 6th, running through May 10th.


Fractured Alpha Giveaway!

Fractured is giving away access to its ongoing alpha test and MMORPG.com has been given 1000 keys to give away to our readers!


Magic Legends Crusader Armor Pack Giveaway

MMORPG.com has been given a number of Crusader Armor packs for Magic: Legends, for players to don while romping through the Magic Multiverse. This pack gives exclusive armor only available through the giveaway, as well as boosts to help speed you along your Planeswalker journey.


MapleStory M Xenon Giveaway Courtesy Of Nexon

The developers at Nexon is giving away a Xenon-themed package to one lucky fan! The giveaway includes a MapleStory M-Themed Battery pack, charging cable and case, as well as a Stainless Steel tumbler, notebook and pen.


Step Back Into Lineage II Classic With A New Player Pack Courtesy Of NCSoft!

It’s time to take a step back in time and relive the original Lineage II experience as it was in the beginning. Create a classic hero from the original 5 races and 31 class options and jump into the nostalgic hardcore level grind where the rewards can outweigh the risks. Players can experience the game the way it was when "hardcore" meant something!


Echo of Soul Blue Ciskai Pet Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has been given keys for Echo of Soul to celebrate its latest The Blue update. Get your Blue Ciskai pet key now!


Mercenary Assault Recon Squad Beta Key Giveaway

MMORPG.com has been given beta test keys for Mercenary Assault Recon Squad (M.A.R.S). This beta will begin on December 17th @ 2PM EST. Get your key now!


Mortal Online 2 Beta Key Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has been given beta keys for the all new Mortal Online 2! These keys will let you join in the massive stress test starting today (Nov 27, 2020). Help them in trying to set a new world record! Get your key now while they last!


Neverwinter The Redeemed Citadel Sweepstakes!

MMORPG.com has been given 25 gift keys for Neverwinter to give out to our community. These keys will give players the Pack of the Carmine Bulette which will unlock the Retint Carmine Bulette Mount and the Ghost Companion! These packs are valued at $25 each. Enter for a chance to win now!


Fractured Alpha Key Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has been given a limited number of alpha test keys for Fractured. These keys will give access to only the Fall Alpha phase that is currently underway and will end sometime near December 6, 2020. Get your key now while supplies last!


Black Desert: Prestige Edition Sweepstakes (PS4)

MMORPG.com has been given 15 sets of keys for Black Desert: Prestige Edition for the PlayStation 4! These keys will give you full access to the game as well as $110 worth of DLC content! Enter for a chance to win one of these excellent prizes now!


Black Desert: Prestige Edition Sweepstakes (XBox One)

MMORPG.com has been given 15 sets of keys for Black Desert: Prestige Edition for the Xbox One! These keys will give you full access to the game as well as $110 worth of DLC content! Enter for a chance to win one of these excellent prizes now!


Bless Unleashed Closed Beta Key Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has been given beta keys for the CBT1 test of Bless Unleashed to give out to our community! Supplies are limited so get your beta key now and get into the game!


Crypto Space Commander Halloween Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has been given special gift keys for Crypto Space Commander (CSC) that will give players a special crate containing limited edition Halloween themed ship skins! Get your free key now!


Dual Universe Beta Key Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has recieved a limited number of beta keys for Dual Universe which will give players 3 months access to the beta test of Dual Universe! Check out this single-shard sci-fi MMORPG that takes place in a continuous, single-shard world. Get your key now!