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Internet Friendship is Magic

This article originally appeared on MMOGames.com.

Just a few days ago, I had the pleasure of serving as a groomsman in a good friend’s wedding. 674 more words

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Why MMO Cosmetics Matter

This article originally appeared on MMOGames.com.

There’s a popular conception among the MMO cognoscenti that irrespective of circumstance, monetization involving cosmetics is never a problem. 1,586 more words

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World of Tanks (Opinion Review)

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Release Date: August 12, 2010 (Initial Release Date) 553 more words

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What is Interdependence in MMOs?

This article originally appeared on MMOGames.com.

It seems like anywhere you turn these days, you’ll find the creators of some up and coming MMO extolling the virtues of player interdependence in MMOs and how it’s making a comeback in their game. 1,595 more words

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What Makes an MMO Unappealing to you?

Hello and welcome to today’s edition of Isarii wrote a really long Reddit response and decided it would make a good blog post. Today’s post comes courtesy of the r/MMORPG subreddit where a user posed the titular question: what makes an MMO unappealing to you? 765 more words

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Raising the Gear Cap in a Scaling World

Note: the following article originally appeared on Tamriel Foundry.

Datamining following the release of the Dark Brotherhood patch has revealed a lot of additions to the files that can be expected to make their way to the live game in the near future, the most intriguing of which (to me) is… 1,381 more words

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The Increasingly Troubling Monetization of The Elder Scrolls Online

Two months ago I penned a fairly exhaustive overview of the more egregious avenues of contemporary MMO monetization, the most offensive of which do not make a material appearance in… 1,007 more words

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