MMO Week in Review: WildStar is on the way

WildStar
At the end of every week, we round up the best and most popular news stories, exclusive features, and insightful columns published on Massively and then present them all in one convenient place. If you missed a big MMO or WoW Insider story last week, you've come to the right post.

WildStar announced a June 3rd launch date this week, promising that preorders for its sci-fantasy themepark goodness will open up this coming Wednesday. Massively published two in-depth articles on the game to coincide with the announcement: an exploration of its endgame raids and dungeons and an examination of its PvP systems.

Read on for the rest of this week's top MMO stories.

ESO
Elder Scrolls Online promises 'polished, lag-free launch experience'
Elder Scrolls monthly content will go beyond 'a new sword or a funny hat'
Minion rounds up Elder Scrolls Online addons
The Elder Scrolls Online answers community crafting questions

LOTRO
New vids detail Entwood, Isengard, inventory changes from LotRO's Update 13
Lord of the Rings Online is getting a new class in 2014
Turbine's sublime Rohan recreation in Lord of the Rings Online

Other top MMO stories
World of Warcraft's Warlords of Draenor is launching by December 20th
Guild Wars 2's season finale doesn't quite soar
Trion CM confirms F2P ArcheAge coming to Americas and Europe this year
Endgame is the worst thing that ever happened to MMOs
Infinite Crisis launches open beta, new trailer
Elite's 3.0 alpha is here, as is docking and a new video
Here's Final Fantasy XIV's 2.2 trailer
EverQuest Next Landmark throws a fashion show
Latest Heroes of the Storm blog post details heroes, mounts, and more
Black Desert's next beta dated, new teaser site live
Ten things to do in Free Realms before it's gone
ArcheAge Russia is blocking non-Russian IPs
This is the advanced AI tech that's powering Star Citizen
Hearthstone launches, offers players a way to earn a special WoW mount
Watch the fury of Diablo III's Crusader in action
Trion Worlds introduces Glyph gaming platform
SOE has big plans for EverQuest, EverQuest II, and EQN Landmark in March
Here's pretty much everything known about Black Desert
Ultima, WAR, DAoC vets form Citadel Studios, announce player-driven Shards title

The Stream Team
The Stream Team: Starting The Elder Scrolls Online adventure
The Stream Team: Touring EQN Landmark's cities
The Stream Team: Breaking a world record with Age of Ascent

WoW Insider
What needs to change in the WoW 90 boost process
How to learn what you're doing on a boosted 90
The WoW Rookie Guide is here to help your newly boosted level 90
Boosting a level 90: Tips, tricks, and the PvP gearing method

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