Southsun & Crab Toss Offline

Last Post: Jul 28, 2017 01:40

Due to a bug, the Southsun Cove map currently is inaccessible and the Crab Toss activity is unavailable.

At the present time, we do not have a timeframe for when we’ll be able to re-enable these two game elements, but the team is continuing to look into the situation and we’ll re-enable both as soon as possible.

The Stream Team: Beginning Secret World Legend’s Blue Mountain

Bring on Blue Mountain! After wrapping everything up in Savage Coast, Massively OP’s MJ is eager to move on to adventures in Secret World Legends’ final Solomon Island zone. There she will encounter more Orochi (though no guaratees they will be living), Sasquatch, and a crazy cat lady. Tune in live at 9:00 p.m. for a trip to the mountains. […]

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Massively Overthinking: How should MMOs make money in a world without lockboxes?

Earlier this week, MOP’s Justin expressed frustration over lockboxes, feeling especially provoked. “As both a player and a journalist, I find it insulting when an MMO studio wants me to get excited about its lockboxes,” he tweeted. “They are poison.” MOP reader and gamer Iain (@ossianos) wants to hear more about poison! “I’d be interested to read an article on […]

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Mass Effect: Andromeda – EA Says 'Year-on Year Growth was Driven by MEA'

In today’s EA investor’s call, CFO Blake Jorgensen mentioned Mass Effect: Andromeda as a driving force in the company’s year-on-year growth. EA generated $113M more than the same time period last year. Net sales rose 32% over last year as well.

Destiny 2 – PC Early Access & Open Beta Dates Announced + System Specs

Bungie has put out some great news for PC players anxious to know when they might get their hands on Destiny 2. Pre-order players will be able to start playing on August 28th with all PC players able to join up on August 29th. The PC open beta will end on August 31st.

– Dead By Daylight – Gift Key Sweeps! – (Round 10)

MMORPG.com has been given all kinds of special gift keys for Dead by Daylight – the all new multiplayer (4vs1) horror game where one player takes on the role of the savage Killer, and the other four players play as Survivors, trying to escape the Killer and avoid being caught, tortured and killed. Enter this sweepstakes now for a chance to win one of the four cool in game prizes!

Gigantic – Airship Supplies Gift Key Giveaway!

MMORPG.com has been given Airship Supplies gift key for Gigantic – the all new free-to-play hero shooter developed by Motiga and published by Perfect World Entertainment! These keys will give you things like the Tyto the Swift’s The Valerian Skin, Beckett’s Iron Tower Skin and much more. Get your key now!

Hades’ Star puts a 4X MMO into your pocket

When it comes to mobile MMOs, it really is best if games are designed from the ground-up to function on these devices instead of adapting a title as an afterthought. So it’s with a spark of interest that we watch Hades’ Star’s launch this week, since it’s a mobile game that fits this design format. A blend of EVE Online and […]

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Ultima Online starts testing its fall update while Dark Age of Camelot continues its Dragon’s Curse campaign

Let’s check in with the Broadsword MMOs to see what’s happening in its part of the online world, shall we? Ultima Online has kicked off testing on Publich 98, a meaty fall patch that includes 20th anniversary rewards, the return of the Halloween event, new beasts for the Huntmaster’s Challenge, and pet adjustments. The team also teased 20th anniversary content: […]

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Elder Scrolls Legends hits Android and iOS mobile devices today

Fancy a trip to Tamriel, but don’t want to sit at your PC? The Elder Scrolls franchise TCG, Elder Scrolls Legends, has hit Android and Apple phones as of today, and it includes the Heroes of Skyrim expansion that hit on PC, Mac, and tablets earlier this summer. “The Elder Scrolls: Legends, the strategy card game based on the award-winning […]

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CCP’s VR sports game Sparc launches August 29

First announced back in February, CCP’s multiplayer VR sports sim Sparc was all set for a summer launch as of E3, and now the date is firming up: The Icelandic studio known best for MMO EVE Online has picked August 29th for the game’s debut on PSVR. Expect it to run $29.99. “Sparc is a virtual sport, or ‘vSport’ – a unique […]

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ArcheAge – Evolution (aka Merges) Incoming, FAQ Addresses Concerns

The ArcheAge site has an important announcement for its player base: Server merges, or Evolution, are coming. Understanding that many players may be concerned over the loss of land that an Evolution brings, the team has published an FAQ to outline each player’s options and what servers will be affected. Legacy servers are not affected by the Evolution.

ROBLOX is on track to pay indie devs $30M this year, reaches 56M active monthly users

A game where the studio pays out millions to players? What kind of bizarro world are we living in, anyway? When it comes to the runaway hit ROBLOX and its business model, this sort of thing is quite possible indeed. ROBLOX allows indie developers (including its own users) to come in and construct their own games using the “creation platform.” […]

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Crowfall – Elken Race Unveiled in New Developer Blog

The latest developer blog on the Crowfall site has been published. This time, rather than exploring a specific Archetype, Thomas “Blixtev” Blair writes about the Elken race, or the “Mur-DEER race. The change comes from the recent change from individual Archetypes to more Race / Class combinations.

Touching base with Dark and Light mobile, Elsword, and MapleStory

Here at Massively OP, we like to give you a great deal on news, which is why we’re offering this special three-for-one news post on a trio of Asian MMORPGs. Wow! What savings! Let’s start with Dark and Light, which in addition to having launched on early access last week looks set to spawn a mobile game called Tales of […]

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Sea of Thieves wants to be as fun to watch as it is to play

Whether you get it or not, it’s pretty apparent by now that there’s a huge demand for viewers to watch other people play video games and offer running commentary while doing so. That’s Twitch in a nutshell, and it’s an audience that the Sea of Thieves team is keeping in mind as it develops its game. In a new dev […]

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Worlds Adrift has made more founders packs available

You have to pay a toll to get into Worlds Adrift right now, but recently you haven’t even been able to do that. By limiting the number of founders packs available, the studio made sure that the game was stable and letting in only as many testers as the game could support, but it also meant that people who got […]

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Dark and Light preps huge bug-fixing and quality-of-life patch

Snail Games is riding high after Dark and Light’s early access launch last week, and it’s already prepping its next big patch, which the team says focuses heavily on bugs and quality-of-life tweaks. It’s also pretty amusing. Of note, Missing textures, collision issues, the UI mess, and lighting slowdowns are all due for a fix. The Sacred Path area is […]

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– Roccat Introduces Its Newest Gaming Headset, Khan Pro

During this week’s ChinaJoy, Roccat unveiled its latest stereo gaming headset. Called the Khan Pro, it is the first gaming headset in the world to receive the “Hi-Res-Audio” designation. According to the press release, the Khan Pro allows players to “locate an opponent long before they ever come in sight”. In addition, the headset features the “Real-Voice-Mic”, memory foam ear pads and a light weight chassis.