Monster Hunter: World has a special open beta event for Playstation Plus members from December 9th-12th (be sure to check back here for coverage). It’ll give the developers over at Capcom a chance to tighten the netcode and make any balance tweaks that may be necessary. Another big announcement was the exclusive content Playstation 4 players will be getting with their copy. PS+ members will be able to hunt down giant beasts as someone very experienced in that field, Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn. To me, it’s more of a symbolically cool DLC than it is a “wow I want to play that” DLC. But to me, it’s one of the cool parts of gaming; a really fleshed out character making an out-of-nowhere appearance in a series that, in a lot of ways, is mainly for Japan. This cameo is bordering on “Spiderman in Tony Hawk Pro Skater 2” territory; perhaps even “Solid Snake in Super Smash Bros. Brawl”. … [Read more...] about MMO News From Playstation’s Paris Games Week
Every week, get caught up on the MMO genre’s latest news and Massively OP’s best content in our MMO Week in Review! Want more roundups of content? Try Friday’s Betawatch for MMO testing highlights, Saturday’s Make My MMO for MMO crowdfunding updates, and Sunday’s The MOP Up, which mops up all the little bits of news we didn’t cover anywhere else. … [Read more...] about MMO Week in Review: Wow what a slow MMO news week am I right (September 9, 2018)
Everyone knew this was going to happen. It was merely a matter of time. After years of NCsoft stringing WildStar along without any serious development by Carbine, finally the word came down that both the studio and sci-fi MMORPG were slated for destruction. Regrets and post-mortems ensued, but at least the game went out with a bang, queuing up all of its holiday events for one last shindig and delivering the rest of the story script to give fans closure. … [Read more...] about Perfect Ten: The biggest MMO news stories of 2018
With the ridiculous success and popularity of the Battle Royale genre, every game developer seems ready and willing to suck that dick dry. Black Desert is the most recent MMO to fall victim to it and although I’m sure some people are anticipating it… I’m just not. … [Read more...] about MMORPG News: WE GOT NEW MMOs, BOYS! Talion, Aion: Legions of War Launch, New Perfect World MMO & More!
Weekly MMO News Recap #213 - August 19, 2019 A look at MMO News and updates for the week ending August 19, 2019. This is episode 213 in a weekly series every Monday that will cover all major MMO news and updates. The games covered this week were: No Man's Sky, Ashes of Creation, World of Warcraft, World of Warships, Black Desert Online, Elsword Online, Lazarus, Zenith, MapleStory, and Seed. Links to individual news articles we covered this week: … [Read more...] about Weekly News Recap #213 – August 19, 2019