Adventure Academy is 100% kid-friendly and does not include gameplay with fighting, shooting, or killing. As a game where kids are encouraged to learn and grow, we do hope they are inspired to use their own creativity and pursue what interests them. While Adventure Academy is not a platform for kids to develop their own games, it allows learners to choose their own adventure through questing and exploration. There are also elements such as decorating and arranging your own home – and visiting homes of other learners – which allow kids to express their creativity in a place that is unique to them. … [Read more...] about Adventure Academy is an ‘educational massively multiplayer online game’ launching May 1
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The best-known and longest-running virtual world today is Second Life, launched in 2003 by Linden Lab, with close to 900,000 “residents” at the end of 2017, and Sansar, also one of Linden Lab’s projects, focused on virtual reality, social interaction, and the creation of spaces and items in 3D. … [Read more...] about No Role-Playing: Massively Multiplayer Online Games With No RPG Involved
Players will have many opportunities to meet and socialize with other demon slayers while wandering the wilds of Sanctuary, or while conducting less-dangerous business—like upgrading gear, crafting items, or forming groups before setting off on their next adventure—in the city of Westmarch, Diablo Immortal’s sprawling central hub. … [Read more...] about BlizzCon 2018: Diablo Immortal is a ‘mobile massively multiplayer online action–role-playing game’
For the first time ever, players will be able to experience Star Trek Onlinethrough the eyes of the Jem’Hadar, genetically engineered soldiers of the Dominion. This brand-new playable faction will start at level 60 with a variety of completed Reputations, Specialization Trees, Duty Officer tracks, and R&D progress. Victory is Life also introduces an increased level cap of 65, a new queue, added progression system and all-new Sector Battlezone, a new gameplay feature that takes players into a war between the stars to save the Gamma Quadrant. Additional features included with Victory is Life will be revealed at launch. … [Read more...] about STAR TREK ONLINE JOURNEYS FAR BEYOND THE STARS WITH STAR TREK: DEEP SPACE NINE-THEMED EXPANSION
Every morning, the Massively Overpowered writers team up with mascot Mo to ask MMORPG players pointed questions about the massively multiplayer online roleplaying genre. Grab a mug of your preferred beverage and take a stab at answering the question posed in today’s Daily Grind! … [Read more...] about The Daily Grind: Which online game has suffered the most from its own hype?