Ascent: Infinite Realm (A:IR) is a 3D fantasy MMORPG with a strong steampunk aesthetic. Battle on land or soar through the sky on airships to take on even greater challenges!
Publisher: Kakao Games Playerbase: TBD Type: Fantasy MMORPG PvP: Airship Battles, Guild Wars & More Release Date: 2018 Pros: +Unique aesthetic. +Variety of gameplay options. +Multiple social features like housing. Cons: -Dated, unoptimized engine causes stutters during busy scenes. -Limited information available.
Black Desert Mobile is the mobile version of the innovative Korean MMORPG Black Desert. Players can enjoy similar high fidelity graphics, fast paced combat, and a variety of life skills right on their smartphones!
Publisher: Pearl Abyss Playerbase: TBD Type: Sandbox MMORPG PvP: TBD Release Date: 2018 (estimate) Pros: +Visuals look great. +Fast paced combat. +Crafting, gathering, fishing, and other non-combat activities. +Boss battles & other group content. Cons: -Limited information available.
If you’re looking for an MMORPG to play on your VR gear, OrbusVR might just be right up your alley. Ad Alternum Game Studios concluded their OrbusVR Closed Alpha testing last week during which more than 450 players racked up over 3,000 hours of game time. According to the studio's press release, they are now gearing up for a 60-hour free Open Alpha period which will kick off on July 28th at 12pm CT. All you have to do is register for a free account.
“Our communty’s passion for the game has been amazing,” says Lead Developer Riley Dutton. “We know that everyone who joins us for the Open Alpha test will find a welcoming group of players eager to help them experience the best the game has to offer.”
OrbusVR is set to transition into Beta in August 2017 and into Early Access in the final quarter of 2017. Meanwhile, check out the game’s Open Alpha Trailer just after the jump.
Mabinogi Mobile is an upcoming animated MMORPG playable right on your smartphone! Like its PC predessor, Mabinogi Mobile focuses on community activities and life skills like hunting, gathering, crafting, and writing music.
Publisher: Nexon Playerbase: TBD Type: Anime MMORPG PvP: TBD Release Date: 2018 Pros: +Visuals & music retain charm of original. +Tons of life skills and community driven activities. +Full scale MMORPG with dungeons, bosses, and more. Cons: -Limited information available. -No Western release announced. -Portrait-mode view leaves wasted screen space.
Fractured is an upcoming open world sandbox MMORPG with fully interactive environments and action oriented combat that rewards player skill. Gather resources, craft, trade, and start a settlement with your guild!
Destiny 2 is a 3D sci-fi MMOFPS by the studio behind the Halo series. It is a direct sequel to the original, console-only Destiny and takes place one year after the events of the Rise of Iron expansion.
Publisher: Activision Blizzard Playerbase: TBD Type: First Person Shooter PvP: 4v4 Matches (Crucible) Release Date: September 8, 2017 Pros: +Larger, more complete zones. +Expanded clan support. +Higher rez & fps on PC. +High production value. Cons: -PC version releasing at a later date. -No dedicated servers. -Limited Information Available.
Wild West Online is an open world MMORPG set in the old American West. The game will feature action oriented combat and open PvP gameplay fitting its violent setting. Explore, prospect, barter, and settle the Wild West as never before!