Earlier in January, the osu! community at large went to the polls for the first time since last year, coming together from far and wide to deliberate on which maps deserved to be named the “Best of 2016”. Now that you have spoken, the results are in!

The osu!mania 7K World Cup has reached a very decided conclusion! In the community, people are making a splash by coming up with their own ways to imrpove your osu! lifestyle. Missed out on the carnage? Read on!

Like video games? Like remixes? Like chiptunes? Ben Briggs, the newest osu!musician has you covered!

17.02.08 osu!weekly #91

January? Events. February? Events. 2017 is packed full of stuff and it’s barely even started! Buckle your pants people, it’s gonna be a busy year, but for now - here’s the weekly.

We’d like to welcome all of you to this year’s official osu!taiko World Cup. As in every year, the rules have been adjusted from the previous TWC, so please read them carefully before registering for this tournament.

17.02.01 osu!weekly #90

What better way is there to spend your cold winter nights than indoors playing high intensity adrenaline pumping rhythm games? Give your brain some power by catching up with everything happening from community mania tournaments to community based initiatives for recognizing the best. Read on to find out more!

Good luck, good health, good cheer. We wish you a happy new year!

17.01.26 osu!weekly #89

It’s the season of the best. The best of 2016 is live, players are voting for the best players of the year. Maybe after this, we should hold a best weekly of 2016. That only seems fair, doesn’t it?

The Best of 2016 voting is now here! After a long wait, the famous osu! tradition has been ported over to the new contest system and is waiting for your votes.

The Aspire beatmapping contest returns again to welcome in 2017 - with a new distinctive twist, and featuring the sound of one of our most-loved Featured Artists - Helblinde!

The Ranking Charts for December 2016 have been released and can be found here! Their respective packs are available at the Beatmap Pack Listing for easier access.

17.01.18 osu!weekly #88

Did you take a nice long break for the holidays? Good for you! But alas, there’s no time to dilly daddle, as the opening blows of the osu!mania 7K World Cup have already been traded. Curious to see what you’ve been missing? Read on!

In our journey to continue feeding the creative mapping community of osu!, we have added over twenty new tracks to the Featured Artist catalog.

17.01.10 osu!weekly #87

The year is 2017. It’s a brand new year with endless possibilities. Only catch is that it still features the same old osu!weekly you’ve all come to love. You do love us, right?

Happy, Hardcore, and Happy Hardcore fans unite! Two new incredibly talented musicians enter the roster of our Featured Artists: namely S3RL and nanobii!

17.01.01 Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from everyone on the osu! team! Whether you’re ready for 2017 or not, too bad - it’s finally here. Read on to get a little taste of what we’ve got planned, and a little surprise to boot!

16.12.31 osu!weekly #86

It’s been a bit of a slow end to the year! Many members of the team are taking some well deserved time off with friends and family. If you’ve been too socially pre-occupied to keep up to date, worry not! Read on to find out what you’ve been missing.

In perhaps the closest voting in any of our Fan Art contests ever, the results are finally out for the amazing Christmas-themed entries!

Greetings everyone! We hope all of you have a wonderful Christmas today and celebrate it with the ones you love. For this special day, the Quality Assurance Team and the volunteers for the Ranking Charts prepared a winter themed chart for those who feel like only presents are just not enough. Let’s spread some cosy feelings at this special day by clicking those circles; bashing these faces; catching those fruits and go octopus-mode with the squares!

Hello everyone, Evrien here, assigned with the task of informing you the final results of osu! World Cup 2016. Spanning across 6 exciting and hype-filled weekends, the OWC 2016 saw 32 teams representing player communities around the world. Needless to say, the excitement was almost tangible in the air, and this winter was set ablaze by the passion and support from everyone involved.