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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
May 2020
Path of Exile Previews New Attacks And Skills Coming With Blight League

Path of Exile is gearing up for its upcoming Blight League release. In the meantime, the team has showcased new Assassin attacks and Mine Skills coming to the game.

EVE Online Details EVE Vegas 2019, 2020 Capsuleer Event Plans

CCP's upcoming EVE Vegas event looks to be shaping up to be its most epic yet. In a new blog post on the CCP webpage, the EVE Online developer detailed plans for the upcoming Vegas event as well as their 2020 plans.

Last Oasis Early Access Delayed, New Date Set For October 10th

Last Oasis, a nomadic survival MMO game, was originally slated to hit early access in September. However, developer Donkey Crew, have announced that their upcoming release will be delayed till October.

New Mobile MMORPG Set In Warhammer's Old World Announced

Games Workshop and Virtual Realms announced a new MMORPG set in the Warhammer Universe. Warhammer: Odyssey brings players to Warhammer's Old World via their iOS and Android device.

EVE Portal - 2019 Edition Now Live

Announced last weekend at Fanfest Home, EVE Online has relaunched a revamped version of their EVE Portal companion app.

World of Warcraft Classic Players Are Fed Up With Queue Times

Try logging into WoW Classic last night? So did a lot of people. After 15 years many players thought Blizzard would have a plan to handle massive log in queues. The result showed players that it may not be the case.

Exclusive: Closers - Seth Story Trailer

Seth is coming to Closers on September 10th, and the anime MMO's upcoming rage-filled character has a new story trailer to get you acquainted.

Control Review

Control might be one of the weirdest, yet satisfying games I've ever played. Part mystery, part thriller, the latest game from Remedy pushes the boundaries of the paranormal.

Acer XFA240 Gaming 144Hz GSYNC Compatible Monitor Review

When Nvidia announced that they would be allowing adaptive sync monitors outside of their GSYNC ecosystem to use the sync functionality of their GPUs, I was personally pretty excited. As someone who, until recently, didn’t own a GSYNC monitor purely because of the cost associated with the panels, I was looking forward to seeing how some of the Freesync displays on the market would fare. Enter the Acer XFA240 24” Gaming GSYNC Compatible monitor. With a refresh rate of 144hz and labeled as one of the few monitors to be GSYNC Compatible, is the Acer worth its salt?

CCP Games To Launch New And Improved EVE Portal App

Today at Fanfest Home, CCP Games announced the release of a new and improved version of the official companion app to EVE Online: EVE Portal.

I Really Want To Face LOTRO's Balrog Again

There are few encounters I remember really well than the Balrog fight in The Lord of the Rings Online. The reason isn't simply because facing off against a "Demon of the Underworld" is memorable. It's has more to do with how my Kinship seeming formed an enmity for the Balrog of Morgoth.

Black Desert Launches On PlayStation 4 - Check out The Launch Trailer

Black Desert has released on PlayStation 4 and the team at Pearl Abyss is celebrating the only way they know how - with a trailer featuring actress Megan Fox.

World of Warcraft Classic Reddit AMA Recap

Yesterday, the team at Blizzard hosted an AMA on the World of Warcraft Subreddit. There the team answered questions about the upcoming release of WoW Classic, touching on everything from potential microtransactions to performance concerns.

Indie Roguelike Emberlight Launches On Steam

For fans of classic dungeon-crawling games, Emberlight might just be right up your alley as it launches on Steam, Mac and Linux.

Black Desert Online Remasterd Gets A PC Patch As PS4 Primes Itself For Launch

PC players of Pearl Abyss' Black Desert Online will notice some changes thanks to a patch released this week. Via a post on their official site, PA have detailed patch notes for the PC version of the popular MMO, specifically massive changes to the city of Velia.