Lords of the Dead

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[​IMG] You voted for it, and you got it: MassivelyOP’s Chris is fulfilling the wishes of the voting public in last week’s Choose My Adventure column and continuing to take a look at the dungeons of The Elder Scrolls Online. Will he and his trusty bear Pudge contribute to the DPS needs of his pick-up group, […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Community management may be one potential path to making inroads at a development studio, but before you take that job, you’d best heed the advice of one of the MMO industry’s veteran designers. Crowfall’s Raph Koster posted a list of advice for those who step into the role of community engagement. The 14 items offer […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] With just about a year under its belt before it was canned in 2011, Earthrise was one of those MMOs that died too soon. However, there was some hope for life after death: The game’s owners sold the property to developer Silent Future, who had vowed to reboot the sandbox title. This hasn’t quite panned […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] When life — and even gaming — gets too hectic, where do you retreat to in order to find some peace and quiet? We posed this question to our One Shots community last week, and readers responded with plenty of tranquil moments from MMOs. Tranquil moments like reaching out and touching an incorporeal spirit and […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] You know, for all the fun of going back and curbstomping low-level enemies, that doesn’t make me feel powerful in an MMO. What makes me feel powerful is when I barely scrape by. That might seem counterintuitive, but it’s something that I’ve realized in Final Fantasy XIV. Absolutely rolling over a boss makes me feel like […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Rabbit Man is sad today because Rabbit Man heard the news that Jonathan Lien is leaving his post as producer for Blade and Soul. “I wanted to let you know that this is my last week as producer of Blade and Soul as I am departing to pursue other opportunities,” Lien posted on the forums. […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Welcome back to another run-down of MMOs and other online games you’ve probably never heard of. We love doing these! Here’s some stuff to keep an eye on… Tales of Wind is one of the many games up and coming in NCsoft’s mobile MMO stable, and this one’s definitely going for the “loves adorable things” […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Still keeping an eye on survival MMO Population Zero? There’s yet another dev blog out this week, this one on science and technology in the game. Hey if you like systems deep-dives, this game is providing. I’m a fan! “Science in Population Zero is a set of character’s knowledge of all areas,” Enplex Games writes. […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] Love, exciting and new Come to ARK, Dinos are expecting too! And love, with babies galore Raise them up, and then breed some more The Love ARK, soon will be mating another one The Love ARK, raising new dinos just for fun Set a course with MOP’s MJ Your mind on the perfect match And […] Continue reading...
[​IMG] In the MMO industry, science fiction has always taken the role of the overlooked little brother to big sister fantasy’s popularity. Sure, there have been several online games that eschewed dungeons and dragons for spaceships and solar radiation poisoning, but even today the fantasy genre continues to be the dominant one in the genre. So […] Continue reading...