Many modern-day MMOs have relegated crafting to an automated afterthought. Not Pathfinder Online
, though. No sirree, GoblinWorks
' crowdfunding sandbox will feature plenty of hands-on construction, according to the firm's latest blog post
. "While it may be easier to wave your hand and decree that your minions build whatever you want, we think it's a little more interesting if players have to think hard, plan ahead, and cooperate to get the most out of their settlements," writes developer Rich Baker
How is it all going to work? That's a pretty lengthy discussion, which you'll find on the official Pathfinder
dev blog. You'll also find a brief work-in-progress video clip that shows the progression of a market settlement. We've embedded that for you after the break.