albion online

Official Site: Albion Online
Studio: Sandbox Interactive
Launch Date: July 17, 2017
Genre: Fantasy PvP Sandbox
Business Model: N/A
Platform: PC

Albion Online sets next guild season to run on both East and West from June 17 to September 11

If you've been curious about how the large-scale guild PvP in Albion Online will work since the opening of Albion East earlier this year,...

The Daily Grind: Should MMOs limit how many characters we can roll?

I know, this is a hard question for someone who loves alts - including me. But it's relevant because of Embers Adrift's inbound hybrid...
Misting up over here.

Albion Online improves travel mode and fixes mob camp rewards in Roads of Avalon

The post-Knightfall patching efforts continue in Albion Online as the latest one has made some noteworthy changes for players who look for mob camps...

Albion Online compensates players, cracks down on fraud as population stays high

Albion Online has a couple of post-Knightfall changes in store for players of the PvP sandbox. First, Sandbox Interactive has revamped its rules for...

Massively Overthinking: What’s your monthly MMO budget?

Unless you are fabulously wealthy, you probably maintain some sort of budget for your discretionary expenses, and if MMOs had their way, they'd claim...

Albion Online has banned almost 40,000 cheaters in less than two months

The release of Albion Online's Albion East server and spawned plenty of population growth, which is good! Unfortunately, it also saw an influx of...

Albion Online’s Knightfall patch is live with a new dungeon and WASD movement

Albion Online's Knightfall patch has officially arrived to both East and West servers as of this morning. Sandbox Interactive has previously characterized the update...

Massively on the Go: WalkScape’s Schamppu wants game to walk the fitness walk

It turns out I wasn't alone in WalkScape piquing my curiosity, so those of you who are intrigued by a new RuneScape-inspired walking-centric MMOARG...

Albion Online deep-dives the Knightfall Abbey’s curious dungeon mechanics

Sandbox Interactive's Robin Henkys is back in the Comfy Chair to talk Albion Online, homing in on next week's Knightfall release - specifically the...

Unity slashes 600 jobs in its latest round of layoffs

It's not been the best year to work at Unity, as the tech company has gone through multiple rounds of layoffs and office closures....

Perfect Ten: What FFA PvP has to offer the MMO space

Before any of you look at the title, the author, and then at your screen again in disbelief, let me disabuse you of any...

Albion Online players have murdered each other almost 12M times since Albion East launched

MMO players already know that Albion Online's massive Albion East launch saw the game surge to a new record of 300K daily players, putting...

Albion Online previews Knightfall’s content and quality-of-life perks

The Albion Online comfy chair welcomes you back to another video with Sandbox Interactive game director Robin Henkys, this one zeroing in on the...

Albion Online begins testing Knightfall midseason patch tomorrow – with WASD movement

Yesterday, Sandbox Interactive dropped patch notes for Albion Online Knightfall midseason patch, and it's a doozy with a long list of tweaks. When the...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 418: Big Numbers Inc.

Justin and Bree discuss Mortal Exodus, Wayfinder, LOTRO, Elder Scrolls Online, Path of Exile, and Albion Online, with adventures in Fallout 76, City of Heroes, and LOTRO, plus a mailbag topic playing the hero vs. not in MMOs.

The MOP Up: Elder Scrolls Online wises up

As the Necrom expansion looms in Elder Scrolls Online's future, there are several new NPCs for players to anticipating meeting. One of these is...

Albion Online surpassed 300K daily players – a new record – thanks to Albion East’s launch

So, after all the downtime and compensation issues, was the launch of Albion Online's Albion East server a success? By the measure of player...

Albion Online adds a vicious bunny mount for this year’s Rites of Spring event

Ready... set... loot! Albion Online reports that it's been infested once again with lots of extra eggs and chests, just waiting for the opportunist...

Perfect Ten: Ten MMO promises that are not filling me with confidence

Every game's development - and this includes MMOs - involves certain promises being made that the developers probably half-knows are not going to wind...
Zooming to the same dang nonsense.

Storyboard: Pros and cons for purely player-driven story experiences in MMOs

What is the right way to tell a story in an MMO? That is a silly question, like asking what the right way is...