Worlds Adrift postpones this week’s patch, The Guardian compares it to Fortnite

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Worlds Adrift postpones this week’s patch, The Guardian compares it to Fortnite

Don’t expect a patch this week in Worlds Adrift: Bossa’s delayed it to July 3rd. In its latest dev blog, the studio says it’s packing more into that patch than originally planned to compensate. In the meantime, the team is working on fixes for alliances, new raider gear, propellers, the character sheet do-over, an item exploit, new resource types, and...

Riders of Icarus is turning players into bounty hunters with rewards for exposing exploiters

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Riders of Icarus is turning players into bounty hunters with rewards for exposing exploiters

If you’re tired of watching exploiters and cheaters wreck your favorite MMOs, maybe give some attention to Riders of Icarus, where Nexon is putting players’ urge for vigilante justice to work. With its “Bounty for the Hunter” event, the company is incentivizing normal folk to report anybody abusing the game mechanics in exchange for some loot. Only the first reporter...

Final Fantasy XIV previews the improved search function arriving with patch 4.35

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Final Fantasy XIV previews the improved search function arriving with patch 4.35

There’s a real dearth of vendor trash in Final Fantasy XIV. Almost everything is useful for something, somewhere. This encourages players to hoard a whole lot of items, which is why the item search feature was originally implemented, but that feature itself still has issues with its implementation and accessibility. Thus, the game’s next patch is improving the search functionality...

Community-created Secret World Legends MEGAversary events start June 29th

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Community-created Secret World Legends MEGAversary events start June 29th

The Secret World Legends first anniversary event is already in full swing (check out our guide so you don’t miss anything), but there is even more than that in store for SWL fans. Members of the community have put together an array of additional events from July 29th through July 14th that fellow players can participate in, from bike races...

The Stream Team: Creating a robot army in Outpost Zero

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The Stream Team: Creating a robot army in Outpost Zero

Massively OP’s MJ got a taste of commanding robots in Outpost Zero, and she wants more! She wants to build up a full robot army to help colonize the planet (not to mention protect her from the native wildlife!). But that means lots of harvesting, and we know what happened last time she was harvesting. It looks like the bug...

SpatialOS MMORPG sandbox Fractured has just gone live with its $116K Kickstarter

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SpatialOS MMORPG sandbox Fractured has just gone live with its $116K Kickstarter

If you’ve been following Fractured and SpatialOS as long as we have, then you’re probably right on top of the game’s Kickstarter launch today. If not, then now is the time to pay attention, especially if you’re a sandbox MMORPG fan. Dynamight Studios is making its pitch: “Fractured is the first open-world sandbox MMORPG mixing action combat with fully interactable...

EVE Online’s ousting of an epithet-slinging CSM candidate was part of a corporate plot because of course it was

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EVE Online’s ousting of an epithet-slinging CSM candidate was part of a corporate plot because of course it was

If this isn’t the most canonically EVE Online story, I have no idea what is. Remember earlier this month when we reported on the drama in the elections for the Council of Stellar Management? CCP Games had caught wind of the racist comments of one particular candidate for the council had made in-game and disqualified him. That candidate, Creecher Virpio,...

RIFT datamining uncovers the gear and pets of Summerfest

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RIFT datamining uncovers the gear and pets of Summerfest

It’s summertime, and that means seasonal events will flow like wine in MMOs. Why go out into the heat and sun when you can make your character do it? So it goes for RIFT, but you needn’t wonder what this year’s celebration will bring thanks to the latest round of datamining from The Ghar Station. Mounts, outfits, face gear, even...

Check out the landscapes and legendary local lore of Fallout 76

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Check out the landscapes and legendary local lore of Fallout 76

We’re not allowed to forget about Fallout 76 for even an instant, apparently: Bethsoft has posted up the epic Welcome to West Virginia video that it showed during its presentation at E3, essentially offering a tour of the area the company has picked for the multiplayer entry in the franchise. “All-new graphics, lighting and landscape technology brings to life six distinct...