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If you could pull your eyes away from your shiny new consoles, then you would know that MMOs also deserve your attention, even if they can't say hello to you from across the room or spy underneath your hoodie. This week, EVE Online
launched its Rubicon
expansion, World of Warcraft
turned nine years old, EverQuest Mac's
servers went dark permanently, and after a brief delay
, Lord of the Rings Online
opened the gates for Helm's Deep. Er, opened the gates for you to defend Helm's Deep. That makes more sense.
Read on for a look at the rest of this week's top MMO stories.
And from our sister site, WoW Insider...