Tencent’s Tarisland drops a video guide to its Ranger class

While some upcoming MMOs keep info behind closed doors, Tarisland is making all kinds of public effort to pump up the community for this...
such economy, very player

Tarisland discusses its business model and in-game economy in a new video

Tarisland has airdropped in a new video about its economy this week, but the downside is that the video is a bit vague when...

Tarisland’s new story trailer takes another cue from World of Warcraft

Tarisland fans have not been wanting for fuel to power the mighty hype engines of this upcoming MMORPG. On top of dev blogs and...

Tarisland shows female Paladin concept while saying that gender unlocking is going to take time

You know that when there's good news and bad news, it's best to take that nasty medicine first, right? Well when it comes to...
We have Anduin at home.

Tarisland outlines balance plans based on closed beta feedback – including raid loot

So the good news for people looking forward to Tarisland is that the developers have consolidated the major feedback from the game's closed beta...

Tarisland’s latest crafting overhaul proposal doubles down on prioritizing PvE drops over crafted gear

Tencent is back in Discord today with continuing updates on everything it's doing to make Tarisland more palatable for the western market, not that...

Tarisland makes major PvE and PvP changes to its beta build

Back from the winter break, Tarisland's dev team is cranking out a slew of changes to the beta build. In a recent Discord discussion,...

Massively Overthinking: Hopes and fears for MMOs in 2024

For our first Massively Overthinking of the year, we're drawing a hard line between what we think will happen, what we mean to make...

End-of-Year Eleven: All the upcoming MMOs to watch in 2024 and beyond

We've said it before, but this time we really mean it: The future of MMORPGs looks amazing. Contrary to years when we've seen only...
Seriously, though, whatever.

The Daily Grind: Who told the biggest gaming fib of 2023?

Did you know I keep a list of quotes and fibs? Well, you probably did, since we already did our annual piece on the...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO has the brightest future in 2024?

2024 is already shaping up to be an interesting year with plenty to anticipate from the big MMOs. We're looking at expansions for World...

Tencent’s Tarisland previews the pungent Merfolk Swamp dungeon

With 2024 right around the corner, it's almost like Tarisland knows that the pressure is rising to deliver an entertaining MMO experience and sell...

Tarisland addresses genderlocking and pay-to-win, boosts raiding over crafting

Following Tarisland's second closed beta, Tencent has resurfaced with another dev blog exploring player feedback - and what the company aims to do about...

Massively Overthinking: Our MMO predictions for 2024

It's time once again for the MOP staff and readers to engage in our favorite end-of-the-year MMO: collectively guessing what's going to happen next...
such economy, very player

Tarisland beta testers were obsessed with rolling Rangers, dying, and… fishing

Tencent's Tarisland certainly surprised our testers during its recent beta, given its rep as a WoW clone that doesn't want to be called a...
We have Anduin at home.

Tarisland casts a spotlight on the Paladin class, ‘the divine incarnation who pursues justice’

If you've been peering into the second closed beta test of Tarisland - or even the MMORPG's first beta - you probably know a...

Global Chat: Tarisland is the real deal, folks

As Tarisland winds its way through the beta process on its way to our grubby little hands in 2024, there are more and more...
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Tencent dives into the backstory of Tarisland’s Aslow the Shadow Witch

If you've fallen in love with the unique cadence of Tarisland's not-quite-correct English translations from its various video narrations, you will probably enjoy the...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 446: Cry ‘Havoc!’ and let slip the dogs of MMOs

Chris and Justin discuss Tarisland's beta, Perfect New World's beta, Pantheon 247 cancelation, SWTOR's Aussie server, EVE Online's Havoc, World of Warcraft's Seeds of Renewal, WoW Classic Hardcore, and WoW Classic Season of Discovery.

First Impressions: Tarisland has some rickety bones but some solid muscle

I admit that it can be kind of hard to process Tarisland without immediately comparing it to a certain title. I've had no emotional...