Chris Neal

Wolfy is totally a pink wolf and not someone who just adores his avatar so much that he's lost touch with reality. He's been playing games since the days of Atari 2600 and when PCs had to be booted up in a specific sequence. He can be found in a variety of different MMOs and multiplayer games, including Final Fantasy XIV, Dauntless, Black Desert, and many others.

Zenith shares video previews of Skyward Summit’s player housing and more Cyber Ninja gameplay

The upcoming Skyward Summit update headed to Zenith at some point or another isn't just about the Cyber Ninja class or the introduction of...

The Stream Team: Breaking the Weapons in Final Fantasy XIV

While MOP's Chris has experienced a lot in his time in Final Fantasy XIV, there are still some things he hasn't seen yet. For...

V Rising debuts a teaser trailer featuring Secrets of Gloomrot gameplay ahead of its May 17 release

The "expansion level" update headed to early access vampire survivalbox V Rising got a pretty important news drop today in the form of a...

Neverwinter releases a patch early to the Xbox version thanks to problems with the servers

"A strange and unforeseen spell has affected the Xbox servers," reads an announcement from Neverwinter, which means that players on that console are getting...

Embers Adrift patches in more locations, a new monster, and fixes for NPCs, environmental fog, and UI

A new patch has arrived to Embers Adrift this week and it's bringing the Shrieks. That's not the name of an '80s glam rock...

World of Warships announces a collab with Popeye the Sailor Man in support of World Ocean Month

What happens when a charitable initiative, a spinach-eating sailor man, and World of Warships collide? One of the weirder yet more wholesome transmedia synergy...

Old School RuneScape outlines Sailing skill’s upcoming multi-month player feedback steps

Regular fans and followers of Old School RuneScape already know that Jagex likes to design new things by committee - aka through reams and...

Fractured Veil takes a closer look at its earlier 2023 roadmap plans

Last week, the post-apoc zombie survival MMO Fractured Veil shared its most recent update plans, including an engine upgrade and a 2023 development roadmap...
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Appellate court reaffirms Apple’s store is not monopolist but must still allow third-party purchasing options

The three year-long legal fight between Apple and Epic finally made another step forward yesterday, but since it has been that long, allow us...
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Blue Protocol hosts a postmortem livestream after its latest Japanese network test

At the beginning of April, the devs for Bandai Namco's anime MMORPG Blue Protocol promised they would share the results of the latest network...

Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis gets housing, a new enemy type, and cel-shaded visual options in June

Apparently, the June update headed to Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis is sizeable enough that developer Sega is calling it "ver. 2" ...

Choose My Adventure: Endgame in Neverwinter nearly rocks my Bard’s face apart

So as that headline suggests, I made it to level 20 in Neverwinter. That's not really too surprising to regular players, I imagine -...

Star Citizen discusses design, development, and plans for mission content in latest livestream

If you're not answering beacons in Star Citizen, you're probably running the missions that are available. If that's the case, then you might be...

Multiplayer tactical battler Spellcraft recounts its first public alpha, maps a second test for June 19

The beginning of April saw Spellcraft, the "real-time battler" from studio One More Game, begin its first alpha test (aka Preseason 1). Now that...

Red Cross launches an initiative that challenges FPS players to follow real-world humanitarian laws of war

It can often look like the opposite is true, but in wartime, many countries theoretically follow a set of laws known as the International...

Call of Duty is getting a board game – with a Kickstarter planned for this fall

There's a point in the movie Spaceballs where it lampooned a certain franchise's merchandising zeal, but it likely didn't account for the Call of...

Dota 2’s immense New Frontiers update changes mechanics, items, matchmaking, and the map itself

This past weekend saw one of the largest updates for Valve's MOBA Dota 2 go live, and that's not just marketing hype; it's an...

Skyforge marks its eighth birthday with prophecies to solve and outfits to collect

It's time for another Aelion Day - aka the anniversary event of Skyforge - for players of the MMORPG across all platforms, and this...

Mad World’s early bird release sees bugs, cash shop currency delays, and emergency maintenance

Last week saw the "hell-made" multiplayer ARPG Mad World kick off its launch for those who bought in to the game ahead of its...

World of Warcraft discusses goals and plans for Mythic+ affixes and dungeons

The Blizzard developers who make up the team behind World of Warcraft's Mythic+ dungeons took an hour out of their day to hold a...