The Daily Grind: Which MMO have you bought and barely played?

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The Daily Grind: Which MMO have you bought and barely played?

There was a time when any new MMO was only open to you if you bought it, and that made for an interesting situation. I bought a copy of Lineage II with every intent of playing it, and within a week, I found myself… logging into Final Fantasy XI, because for all its faults it was closer to what I...

It’s the battle of the cephalopods in Splatoon 2 as it pits squids against octopi for its birthday bash

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It’s the battle of the cephalopods in Splatoon 2 as it pits squids against octopi for its birthday bash

It’s almost been a year since Nintendo released Splatoon 2 on the Nintendo Switch. The frequent Splatfests – casual tournaments that decide winners by popularity, singleplayer performance, and team-based performance – have seen interesting tweaks of late, like a longer-form, team-elimination format that eliminates a voting option while letting everyone continue playing. North America and Europe experienced this with a...

The Stream Team: Celebrating freedom in Shroud of the Avatar

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The Stream Team: Celebrating freedom in Shroud of the Avatar

What better way to celebrate freedom than in a game that is all about freedom to do and create as you want? Shroud of the Avatar allows players the chance to create their own content with cities, events, plays, bands, sports, and much more. Massively OP’s MJ is also free to wander the world and explore cool cities and zones,...

Hi-Rez’s Realm Royale tightens hitboxes in its latest patch

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Hi-Rez’s Realm Royale tightens hitboxes in its latest patch

Hi-Rez’s fantasy-themed battle royale title Realm Royale has just received a major update as it continues through alpha testing. The so-called HITBOKS patch brings a number of tweaks to the game, not least of all – as the name suggests – a major reworking of hitboxes, which “are now tighter to the player’s shape and animation,” which the devs say...

RuneScape’s Ocean’s Bounty event sets sail

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RuneScape’s Ocean’s Bounty event sets sail

This week, Jagex is inviting RuneScape players to reap the fruits of the sea in its Ocean’s Bounty event. The two-week-long event introduces the Runepass, which “brings a variety of challenges and tasks” that players can complete to rise through its 30 tiers of trials. With each tier they complete, players can unlock exclusive cosmetic items with an oceanic flair....

Sandbox sci-fi MMO Rebel Horizons resurfaces with new videos

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Sandbox sci-fi MMO Rebel Horizons resurfaces with new videos

It’s been a little while since we heard anything from Rebel Horizons, the self-billed “interplanetary sandbox MMORPG” from Entrada Interactive, but it would appear that the devs have been hard at work. The game resurfaced over the past couple of months to release some new images and videos via its official Twitter. The new screenshots show off some of the...

Crowfall introduces mega deeds and panels for tricking out your Eternal Kingdom castles

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Crowfall introduces mega deeds and panels for tricking out your Eternal Kingdom castles

Set aside your castles in the air: Crowfall’s castles are built on solid ground. ArtCraft’s most recent dev blog is all about them, or rather, about the battlements, walls, and gatehouses that will make your in-game castle an actual fortification instead of just a place to stash your prettiest loot. “The deeper we dig into Eternal Kingdom construction and the...

The Stream Team: Protecting your property from Conan Exile’s purges

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The Stream Team: Protecting your property from Conan Exile’s purges

Have you built up something great in Conan Exiles? Well others want to tear it down or take it away! The purge mechanic sends waves of things bent on destroying what you’ve created. Massively OP’s MJ is attempting to catch a purge in action and show it off. Will folks be able to protect their property? Tune in live at...

Hi-Rez brings American flair to Paladins and SMITE for the 4th of July

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Hi-Rez brings American flair to Paladins and SMITE for the 4th of July

Hi-Rez is getting in on the 4th of July festivities by bringing some star-spangled skins (and a delightfully campy voice pack) to Paladins and SMITE. Paladins players can show their patriotism with the Ameri-Khan skin for the champion Khan, who also receives a new voice pack wherein he proclaims, “Four score and seven years ago, I was born to kick...