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A weekly discussion of MMORPG adventures, news, and opinions by industry vets Bree and Justin of Massively Overpowered.

Massively OP Justin Olivetti

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A weekly discussion of MMORPG adventures, news, and opinions by industry vets Bree and Justin of Massively Overpowered.

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 294: Butterfly in the sky, I can game twice as high

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 294: Butterfly in the sky, I can game twice as high

    On this week’s show, Bree and Justin talk about SWTOR's new festival, World of Warcraft's butterfly controversy, New World's alpha, a new issue for City of Heroes, LOTRO's ill-received patch, and a frank discussion why working at a game studio is not for them.
    It’s the Massively OP Podcast, an action-packed hour of news, tales, opinions, and gamer emails! And remember, if you’d like to send in your question to the show, use this link or call in to our voicemail at (734) 221-3973.
    Show notes: Intro Adventures in MMOs: World of Warcraft, Star Wars Galaxies, Torchlight III News: SWTOR ushers in a Feast of Prosperity News: New World's fall alpha test News: World of Warcraft's sparklewings News: Issue 27 is on the way for City of Heroes Homecoming News: LOTRO's Update 28 made no one happy Mailbag: Why haven't we gone into game development? Outro Other info: Podcast theme: "New Corinth" from City of Heroes Your show hosts: Justin and Bree Listen to Massively OP Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Player FM, TuneIn, Google Play, iHeartRadio, Pocket Casts, and Spotify Follow Massively Overpowered: Website, Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch If you’re having problems seeing or using the web player, please check your flashblock or scriptblock setting.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Massively OP Podcast Episode 293: Passing the Torchlight

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 293: Passing the Torchlight

    On this week’s show, Bree and Justin talk about their experiences playing Torchlight III, fall expansions for Dungeons and Dragons Online and EverQuest II, Atlas Reactor's strange revival, testing dates for Pantheon and Ashes of Creation, StarCraft II's end of development, and how to add more difficulty into mob encounters.
    It’s the Massively OP Podcast, an action-packed hour of news, tales, opinions, and gamer emails! And remember, if you’d like to send in your question to the show, use this link or call in to our voicemail at (734) 221-3973.
    Show notes: Intro Adventures in MMOs: World of Warcraft, Torchlight III  News: Dungeons and Dragons Online and EverQuest II expansion announcements News: Atlas Reactor is coming back... sort of News: Pantheon and Ashes of Creation testing dates News: Gameforge takes over TERA publishing Mailbag: Increasing mob difficulty Outro Other info: Podcast theme: "Main Menu" from Atlas Reactor Your show hosts: Justin and Bree Listen to Massively OP Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Player FM, TuneIn, Google Play, iHeartRadio, Pocket Casts, and Spotify Follow Massively Overpowered: Website, Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch If you’re having problems seeing or using the web player, please check your flashblock or scriptblock setting.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Massively OP Podcast Episode 292: Burning down the Amazon gameforest

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 292: Burning down the Amazon gameforest

    On this week’s show, Bree and Justin talk about Amazon's latest casualty, Star Trek Online's secret of success, World of Warcraft's increased benefits package, details from FFXIV's next patch, a couple of secret MMORPG projects, and their experience rage-quitting MMOs.
    It’s the Massively OP Podcast, an action-packed hour of news, tales, opinions, and gamer emails! And remember, if you’d like to send in your own letter to the show, use the “Tips” button in the top-right corner of the site to do so.
    Show notes: Intro Adventures in MMOs: LOTRO, WoW, SWG Halloween is spinning back up News: Amazon cancels Crucible News: Star Trek Online's new episode, secret of success News: Black Desert opens its O'dyllita zone News: FFXIV previews its Futures Rewritten patch News: Star Citizen's Squadron 42 ain't coming anytime soon News: World of Warcraft's giving more for free these days News: CCP and ZeniMax's secret MMOs Mailbag: Quests and MMOs we've nope'd out on Outro Other info: Podcast theme: "Menu Theme" from Crucible Your show hosts: Justin and Bree Listen to Massively OP Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Player FM, TuneIn, Google Play, iHeartRadio, Pocket Casts, and Spotify Follow Massively Overpowered: Website, Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch If you’re having problems seeing or using the web player, please check your flashblock or scriptblock setting.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Massively OP Podcast Episode 291: Day of Delays

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 291: Day of Delays

    On this week’s show, Bree and Justin talk about World of Warcraft's momentous expansion delay, release dates for Magic Legends and Torchlight III, a new home for Skyforge, and what to do when you feel untethered from an MMO
    It’s the Massively OP Podcast, an action-packed hour of news, tales, opinions, and gamer emails! And remember, if you’d like to send in your own letter to the show, use the “Tips” button in the top-right corner of the site to do so.
    Show notes: Intro The Daily Grind Blitz  News: World of Warcraft delays Shadowlands News: Magic Legends gets delayed as well News: Torchlight III is going live on October 13th News: PlanetSide 2 breaks its world (in a good way) News: Skyforge is coming to the Switch News: HEX is coming to an end Mailbag: Feeling untethered from MMOs Mailbag: Livestream the podcast? Mailbag: Why do dailies? Outro Other info: Podcast theme: "Only Human" from World of Warcraft Your show hosts: Justin and Bree Listen to Massively OP Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Player FM, TuneIn, Google Play, iHeartRadio, Pocket Casts, and Spotify Follow Massively Overpowered: Website, Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch If you’re having problems seeing or using the web player, please check your flashblock or scriptblock setting.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Massively OP Podcast Episode 290: African expedition

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 290: African expedition

    On this week’s show, Bree and Justin discuss Ultima Online's newest initiative, Lord of the Rings Online's rumored class, a roleplay-centric African MMO in development, an actual patch for Secret Worlds Legends, and representation in online worlds.
    It’s the Massively OP Podcast, an action-packed hour of news, tales, opinions, and gamer emails! And remember, if you’d like to send in your own letter to the show, use the “Tips” button in the top-right corner of the site to do so.
    Show notes: Intro Adventures in MMOs: World of Warcraft, Star Wars Galaxies, Guild Wars 2, City of Heroes News: What is Ultima Online: New Legacy? News: Phantasy Star Online 2 shows off New Genesis News: Did LOTRO just leak its next class? News: WoW de-levels some players, announces BlizzConline News: Introducing The Wagadu Chronicles News: Secret World Legends actually gets a patch! Mailbag: Representation in MMOs Mailbag: Favorite jumping puzzles Outro Other info: Podcast theme: "Vesper" from Ultima Online Your show hosts: Justin and Bree Listen to Massively OP Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Player FM, TuneIn, Google Play, iHeartRadio, Pocket Casts, and Spotify Follow Massively Overpowered: Website, Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch If you’re having problems seeing or using the web player, please check your flashblock or scriptblock setting.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Massively OP Podcast Episode 289: Microsoft and Bethesda sitting in a tree

    Massively OP Podcast Episode 289: Microsoft and Bethesda sitting in a tree

    On this week’s show, Bree and Justin discuss Microsoft's $7.5 billion acquisition of Bethesda, the frequent death of Echo of Soul, Fallout 76's busy week, Conan Exile's first expansion, Phantasy Star Online 2's next patch, and how marketers use the fear of missing out to influence us.
    It’s the Massively OP Podcast, an action-packed hour of news, tales, opinions, and gamer emails! And remember, if you’d like to send in your own letter to the show, use the “Tips” button in the top-right corner of the site to do so.
    Show notes: Intro Adventures in MMOs: World of Warcraft, Star Wars Galaxies News: Microsoft acquires Bethesda and ZeniMax News: Fallout 76 releases One Wasteland update, rearranges road map News: Conan Exiles breaks out Isle of Siptah expansion News: Elder Scrolls Online's last DLC of 2020 is coming this November News: Echo of Soul dies (again) News: Phantasy Star Online 2's Episode 5 is coming September 30th News: Final Fantasy XVI is announced News: Crowfall talks about going back to earlier MMO evolutionary branches Mailbag: FOMO marketing tactics Outro Other info: Podcast theme: "Ever Upwards" from FFXIV Your show hosts: Justin and Bree Listen to Massively OP Podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Player FM, TuneIn, Google Play, iHeartRadio, Pocket Casts, and Spotify Follow Massively Overpowered: Website, Twitter, Facebook, and Twitch If you’re having problems seeing or using the web player, please check your flashblock or scriptblock setting.

    • 1 hr 5 min

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