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Iris Online players are in for a treat today because it's patch day. And not just the small sort of patch with a bunch of bugfixes, either -- this is the big kind, the kind that opens up new areas and expands the level cap. In fact, it's exactly that kind, as today's update opens four new zones a...

April 26th 2012 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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MV Guide is a weekly rundown of the MMO gaming events planned on Massively TV. Every week, the Massively staff logs in to play various MMOs live and in person, and we'd love for you to drop by the channel and visit. We have a combination of regular weekly games and new surprises, so you'll fin...

December 19th 2011 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Iris Online publisher gPotato has a very optimistic outlook on sharing a birthday with a holiday, saying that "you can either be sad that all your friends are busy doing holiday things or you can throw such a tremendous party that they make time to drop by and visit you!" Of course, the studio...

November 23rd 2011 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Once again I have been tasked with taking a look at an upcoming or newly released MMO, this time one called Lucent Heart. The game has been brought to us by Gamania, the same company responsible for the adorable Hero 108. Each time I am asked to play one of these games and to report to you lovely...

May 27th 2011 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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gPotato has announced the official release of its latest update for Iris Online. The Tears of Arcana patch went live today and brought with it plenty of new content for fans of the free-to-play fantasy MMORPG. In addition to a level cap increase (65) and a new elite monster zone, today's patch f...

May 2nd 2011 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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Crafting is often the red-headed step-child of newer MMOs, so it's always a happy event when we can report on a title that adds it, improves it, or otherwise takes it seriously. One such game is Iris Online, and the free-to-play offering from gPotato is gearing up to introduce a new forging syste...

April 19th 2011 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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The earthquake that hit Japan on March 11th may no longer be at the forefront of gamers' minds, but the country is still reeling from the impact. NCsoft and CCP Games have both announced efforts to help aid the Japanese people with charitable donations, and it looks like gPotato has decided to en...

March 26th 2011 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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If you've been following the adorably epic Iris Online, you'll know that the game has had its share of exciting developments over the last few months. Furthering that theme, members of the gPotato team sat down with Massively to show off some new cool videos at this week's GDC 2011! One video sh...

March 3rd 2011 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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If you've been enjoying the gypsy-themed MMO Iris Online, you probably want more of the game to enjoy. That coincides nicely with the fact that the game is getting a major update Wednesday. The game's first expansion (in the usual free-to-play model of a large patch) will be released on January 26t...

January 24th 2011 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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While many places here in the northern half of the world are dealing with crazy cold temperatures and snow that seems to go on and on, folks from around the world are facing the cold in a completely different way. Players who like to check out incredibly cute MMOs have the option of facing off agai...

December 28th 2010 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Looking at the above screenshot of a party going on in Iris Online, you can tell immediately whether this is the type of game you will enjoy. For some, those crazy, brightly colored worlds full of goofy fun are absolutely their thing. For others, not so much. With that said, if you're the type who...

November 24th 2010 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Testing for Iris Online is something that isn't going to float everyone's boat... but one glance at the game's screenshots should make it clear that it will be deeply satisfying to certain people. There's no other game in which you can ride a purple cat with a jester's cap, for instance. If that ti...

November 7th 2010 at 10:00am 0 Comments