Dec 28 2016
While many games fade away into obscurity, there are some that stand the test of time and continue to have an impact. The original Diablo was released 20 years ago on December 31st, 1996, and it's influence is still felt today in action-packed mmo games. To commemorate the Diablo 20th anniversary, Blizzard is bringing the celebration into their entire roster of games.
In a new blog post teasing the Diablo 20th anniversary, Blizzard revealed that... Read More
Dec 27 2016
One of the hallmarks of an mmorpg is the "massively multiplayer" aspect of the genre. We often forget in the daily grind that players are part of an online community, but such community can quickly come together when tragedy strikes. Today marks a dark day for fans of the Star Wars franchise as Carrie Fisher died after suffering a massive heart attack a few days before Christmas. Now players are organizing and taking part in a number of Star Wars... Read More
Dec 26 2016
It seems that every change made in Star Citizen or announcement by Chris Roberts is endlessly dissected and discussed. The reason for this that the development of the virtual worlds mmo has become a form of entertainment being as the game has raised more money than most AAA titles have had and the long development time taken so far. People are staked out in opposite camps with one side believing that the game is going to blow everything away when... Read More
Dec 22 2016
Practically every gamer loves mmo events. They provide a chance to do something different in their favorite online game and step away from the usual grind. However, a lot of events can be very lengthy and require a lot of effort to complete to grab the big prize at the end. Blizzard is looking to do a different take on World of Warcraft events for 2017. In a new blog post, they have announced upcoming World of Warcraft micro-holidays that begin i... Read More
Dec 21 2016
The Land of the Rising Sun crashes into the War Thunder mmo fps with a vengeance today with the game's latest update. Players can now fight for His Most Imperial Majesty as the War Thunder Way of the Samurai update is now live. In addition to the new Japanese tanks entering the fray, there are also new maps and features being introduced as well.
The hallmark of War Thunder Update 1.65 - Way of the Samurai are the new Japanese vehicles for gamers... Read More
Dec 20 2016
The common perception of dragons is that of fearsome creatures that breathe fire and are ferocious in battle. They have long served as the bane of many a group in mmo games over the years, cast usually in the role of the big boss. However, players are about to be killed by a new crop of dragons, but they're not going to be rent asunder by tooth and claw. Instead, they're going to be killed by cuteness and adorability. R2Games have announced that ... Read More
Dec 19 2016
A major announcement just dropped concerning two long-standing online games. For quite some time, there has been a lot of speculation on whether Dungeons and Dragons Online and Lord of the Rings Online would continue to operate in light of the recent layoffs at Turbine as well as the game company's desire to focus on the lucrative mobile game market. The good news is that both games are going to continue to operate. However, there is the DDO and ... Read More
Dec 15 2016
Few things say holiday cheer than the sound of gunfire and the screams of the fallen, or at least that's the case when playing an mmo fps during the holiday season. The latest Planetside 2 update is now live and brings in some cool new gear along with the Auraximas holiday event.
The Planetside 2 Auraximas holiday event features the return of the enemy Snowmen to the battlefield. Players can earn some nifty xp by dispatching these frozen foes to... Read More
Dec 14 2016
As a kid, I loved watching old war movies set in World War II. The films about aerial battles really piqued my interest, but I had no desire in becoming a pilot. It was the gunners on bombers like the B-17 that really intrigued me. Now the Heroes & Generals browser mmo is giving me (and other players) the opportunity to become a tail gunner in the game's virtual world. The new Heroes & Generals Ihlefeld update is subtitled "Warbirds and T... Read More
Dec 13 2016
There are some great things to enjoy during the holiday season, such as spending time with family and the sharing of gifts. Another awesome facet of the holidays is that gamers can enjoy some great events in their favorite online rpg. The festive event of A Very Merry Wintersday returns to the land of Tyria (Guild Wars 2) beginning today, offering some holiday-themed activities and gift-giving cheer. The Guild Wars 2 A Very Merry Wintersday event... Read More