dc universe online

Official Site: DC Universe Online
Studio: SOE, now Daybreak Game Company
Launch Date: January 11, 2011
Genre: Superhero Themepark
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Optional Sub, Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, PS3, PS4

One Shots: Lost in a quest-free painting

So you're stuck in a painting. Don't panic, for starters. Sure, you're compressed to a 2-D existence, but it isn't all bad. The scenery...

DC Universe Online patches in new open world boss, new elite raid, and new ally

Would you like some more Episode 45 stuff to do in DC Universe Online? Daybreak's Dimensional Ink has answered your wish with a new...

Jack Emmert confirms that NetEase’s Warhammer 40,000 MMO is being built in Unreal Engine 5

Hopefully you didn't miss the fascinating announcement last month that Jack Emmert's new Austin-based, NetEase-owned game studio is working on a Warhammer 40,000 MMO...

DC Universe Online reruns a summer celebration, hands out Pride cosmetics, and boosts artifact XP

There are multiple events happening in the latest update to DC Universe Online that are casting a pretty wide net of interest, so if...

The MOP Up: Don’t fear Last Epoch’s Reaper form

Last Epoch's Reaper is getting a glow-up with this week's update! The studio said that it's improving the visual effects, outfit, and groovy scythes...

EG7 Q1 2023: EG7 pulled in a record $54M last quarter, and Daybreak is a huge chunk of it

Enad Global 7 aka EG7, the company that owns Daybreak, Standing Stone Games, and Piranha Games and is effectively still being run by Daybreak...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 422: Two Lord of the Rings MMOs to rule them all

Justin and Bree discuss Amazon's new LOTR MMO (again), LOTRO's King's Gondor, WoW's Fractured in Time, official WoW Classic hardcore, Diablo IV, FFXIV, and financials for NCsoft, Square, and Pearl Abyss, with adventures in LOTRO, SWTOR, and SWG Legends.

Several thousand gamers put indie MMO Monsters & Memories to the test in April

At the end of April, Niche Worlds Cult ran a stress test for throwback MMORPG Monsters & Memories, and the MMO community apparently came...

A serious bug has delayed DC Universe Online’s name reclaim event to June 1

I know that you were all waiting with bated breath and a list of names you wanted to try to scoop up in today's...

DC Universe Online sprouts its springtime event

Looking out at my rapidly overgrowing backyard, it's hard to deny that spring is here in the northern hemisphere. If you needed another sign,...

The Daily Grind: Is the age of superhero MMOs past?

Is it just me, or does it seem like nobody is that hot to trot for superhero MMORPGs these days? A few years ago,...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 419: Dining at the MMO news buffet

Justin and Bree discuss Tarisland, NetEase, Throne and Liberty, Mad World, DCUO, and EVE Anywhere, with adventures in LOTRO and Fallout 76, plus mailbag topics on accessibility and special podcast guests.

DC Universe Online releases Episode 45 Shock to the System to PC and all consoles today

It's been held back for a week, but at last players of DC Universe Online can experience a Shock to the System today, as...

DC Universe Online delays Shock to the System another week, plans name reclaim event

Hope you didn't have your heart set on DC Universe Online's Episode 45: Shock to the System launching today, fam, and heaven forfend you...

DC Universe Online’s Shock to the System author on shifting from comics to video games

Yes, we've quite the anticipatory jitters for this week's DC Universe Online game update, especially as it adds a couple of iconic characters to...

DC Universe Online’s Shock to the System update gets an April 13 release date

When the forthcoming Shock to the System episode for DC Universe Online made its way to the PTR last week, it was an easy...

DC Universe Online puts its new Shock to the System episode up for public testing

Episode 45 for DC Universe Online is getting a little bit closer to its full release as the content update has made its way...

EG7 Q4 2022: Revenues are up thanks to mobile as LOTRO sees ‘mainstream resurgence’

Enad Global 7's Q4 2022 investor report dropped over the weekend, with a recap of the year for Swedish games corp EG7 and its...

DC Universe Online swoons for Valentine’s Day feats and activities

Even superheroes (and supervillains) crave some affection and snuggles from time to time. Or so we assume, since DC Universe Online is taking a...

DC Universe Online patches in a new UI element and a new lockbox

Some updates are tiny, but the latest one for DC Universe Online is pretty meager in comparison to other patches the superheroing MMO has...