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Social Media Accounts For Defiance Now Exist Solely To Shill For gamigo’s Other Titles

Post-apocalyptic RPG/shooters Defiance and Defiance 2050 will soon be experiencing an apocalypse of their own. gamigo announced earlier this month that the linked games...

This Year, Make Yourself Happier And Quit Your Favorite Game

If you haven't yet made a New Year's Resolution, it's not too late. Really, there's never a bad time to try and improve yourself,...

Opinion: Extra Screen Time During A Pandemic Won’t Turn Your Kids Into Gaming Addicts

COVID-19 lockdowns in the United States have been in effect, to varying degrees, for nearly 10 months now, so it's no surprise that everyone's...

F2P Predictions For 2021: New Games Launch, One Game Shuts Down, And A Surprise...

It's that time again! Welcome, everyone to the MMOBomb free-to-play predictions for 2021! You know the drill by now: I'll make some predictions about...

Surprising New Hits, Disappointing Launches, And More: MMOBomb’s Top 10 F2P News Of 2020

Last year, I wrote that 2019 was a year of potential, if not immediate impact. 2020 fulfilled that potential by impacting all of us...

Curious Trinkets And Powerful Artifacts: Magic Rings Of History And Myth

Some time ago, when I was doing these "gaming meets history" articles (like this one, this one, and this one) more regularly, we asked...

Amazon Has One More Chance, But Only If It Learns From Crucible’s Most Critical...

Crucible is on its last legs. Amazon Game Studios will be pulling the plug on its failed battle royale game in a month, piling...

Editorial: Modern MMOs Offer Speed And Convenience But Often Lack Camaraderie

A few months ago, Blizzard co-founder Mike Morhaime shared some thoughts about the early days of World of Warcraft, particularly its social nature. In...

Preview: Capture And Hold Territory In Guild Wars 2’s New Charr-Themed Story Chapter

Live today, Guild Wars 2's No Quarter update introduces a new zone where fighting isn't just something you do to gain rewards. There's a...

My New Addiction Is Board Game Arena, Where You Can Play All Kinds Of...

A few weeks ago, my nephew -- yes, the same one in the video from last week's F2P Cast -- invited me to join...

MMOBomb’s Guide To Finding A Free Game When You’re Social Distancing At Home

You're probably staying at home this weekend. No need to explain; we all know why. You've already binged your favorite shows on Netflix (twice)...

Eight Years To Get Here: Phantasy Star Online 2 Closed Beta Impressions

This past weekend it finally became real! Having launched in 2012 in Japan, Phantasy Star Online 2 (PSO2) was supposed to come West …...

Exploring My Love-Hate Relationship With Season Passes

For all the “innovations” that online games have pioneered over the past few years to generate additional revenue, the one that's received probably the...

Rocket League, City Of Heroes, And Loot Boxes: MMOBomb’s Free-To-Play Predictions For 2020

It might be a new decade, but I'm going to make the same old mistakes and try to predict what I think will happen...

Close Out The 2010s With MMOBomb’s Top 20 F2P Games Of The Decade

Other websites are doing their Top Whatever of 2019 lists, but here at MMOBomb, we like to do things big. We like big lists...

Heroes, Human Resources, And Hong Kong: The Top 10 Stories In F2P Gaming In...

2019 was … certainly a year. It was the best of times and the worst of times, but most importantly … it was time....
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10 Years Ago, Gaming Industry Notables Were Hit And Miss Regarding Free-To-Play Gaming

There are only a few days left in what future historians will refer to as “the teens,” in the same way that I referred...

Destiny Diaries: Getting There Is Half The Fun

I said previously that I was astonished just by the design of Destiny 2's worlds and how big and empty parts of them seemed....