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Joseph has been writing or podcasting about games in some form since about 2012. Having written for multiple major outlets such as IGN, Playboy, and more, Joseph started writing for MMORPG in 2015. When he's not writing or talking about games, you can typically find him hanging out with his 10-year old or playing Magic: The Gathering with his family. Also, don't get him started on why Balrogs *don't* have wings. You can find him on Twitter @LotrLore

July 2014
Last Active
November 2021
Gwent On Mobile: Features It Needs To Compete

Gwent is one of those card games that helped contribute to why I’ve never actually finished The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. During my journey to find Ciri and deal with the Wild Hunt, I found myself sitting at a table, delaying the fate of the world to sling some cards around a tavern.

Seth Slashes Her Way Onto Anime Action RPG Closers Today

Seth, The Girl With Two Souls, makes her way onto anime RPG Closers today. The melee brawler is now ready to jump into action for those, and those who pre-created their own Seth will find her eager to go.

Bless Online Officially Shut Down After A Year And A Half

Bless Online has officially shut down after a year and a half since its May 2018 launch. The game officially shut its doors yesterday, putting an end to the struggling MMORPG.

Historical RTS War Selection Coming To Steam Early Access October 8th

Developer Glyph Worlds is bringing their history-based RTS game War Selection to Steam Early Access this October. The 90s inspired real time strategy will pit players in battles with as many as 62 players against each other for supremacy.

Lord of the Rings Online VIP Players Can Expect A Gift On Next Log In

VIP players in The Lord of the Rings Online can expect to see a shiny new gift package in their inventory when they next log in.

First Capsuleer To Explore All EVE Online Systems Awarded World Record

Katie Sae, the capsuleer who first explored all reachable systems in EVE Online without a single combat loss was awarded a world record due to this enormous accomplishment.

EVE Online's Wormholes and Stars Are About To Start Looking A Whole Lot Better

EVE Online is a pretty game, one that players have spent hours and hours documenting with screenshots and other tools. However, CCP Games intends to keep making it look prettier, thanks to a new update coming this month.

DDoS Attacks Hit Blizzard Over The Weekend, Several WoW Classic Realms Affected

Over the weekend it might have been a struggle to play WoW Classic, or any Blizzard game for that matter. Blizzard's services were disrupted thanks to massive DDoS attacks which hit the servers Saturday and Sunday.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Is Getting Remastered

One of the lesser known, yet still excellent, Final Fantasy games out there, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles is getting remastered. Square Enix released a trailer showcasing the remaster, which shows the remaster in all its newfound glory.

War Selection RTS Teaser Trailer

War Selection is an upcoming RTS game from Glyph Worlds. Pitting 62 players against each other, players race to determine which civilization is best.

EverQuest II Prelude Event Live, Leads Into Upcoming Expansion

EverQuest II's unannounced, yet upcoming expansion is getting a prelude event, one that will have players taking part in new quests and adventures in the historic MMO.

Astellia Adds Subscription Plan To Give Players Another Way To Play The MMO

Astellia is fast approaching with early access hitting servers on September 20th, but Barunson E&A has announced a new way for players to experience the classical MMO.

Black Desert Releases Its Final Live-Action Trailer Starring Megan Fox

Black Desert has been on PS4 for a little more than a few weeks, and the folks at Pearl Abyss throughout its launch have been teasing a full trailer featuring Megan Fox.

Chronicles of Elyria Players Break From Kingdom, For Own Nation

Things are already heating up in the political world that is Chronicles of Elyria, as evidenced by the latest player news from the community.

Saruman Extends His Hand To LOTRO's Legendary Servers As Rise Of Isengard Hits Today

If you've been playing on the Legendary Servers in The Lord of the Rings Online, you might have been itching to find your way to the traitor Saruman's keep at Isengard. Well, the wait is over as Orthanc comes to LOTRO once again.