Game-design

01.20.15
The Daily Grind: What constitutes a 'niche' MMO feature?
01.20.15

The Daily Grind: What constitutes a 'niche' MMO feature?

In the wake of WildStar's rocky first half year, some players have defended the game's self-destruc...

By B. Royce,   01.20.15
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01.18.15
EVE Evolved: Rebuilding EVE's corporation tools
01.18.15

EVE Evolved: Rebuilding EVE's corporation tools

The MMO genre is defined by the online interactions of thousands of players, and nowhere is that mo...

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01.15.15
WildStar will reduce grind, focus on 'a multitude of playstyles' in 2015
01.15.15

WildStar will reduce grind, focus on 'a multitude of playstyles' in 2015

Where does WildStar go from here? That's the question that director Mike Donatelli seeks to answer...

By E. Lefebvre,   01.15.15
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01.07.15
Revival talks about death, decoration, and defenses
01.07.15

Revival talks about death, decoration, and defenses

You remember Revival, right? You know, the game funding its development by selling in-game houses?...

By E. Lefebvre,   01.07.15
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10.26.14
EVE Evolved: Could permadeath work in EVE?
10.26.14

EVE Evolved: Could permadeath work in EVE?

Permadeath has been one of the most contentuous features in online gaming since as far back as I ca...

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09.26.14
Camelot Unchained celebrates new website and forums
09.26.14

Camelot Unchained celebrates new website and forums

Camelot Unchained is now boasting a shiny new website and player forums, according to the game's se...

By J. Olivetti,   09.26.14
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08.15.14
The Daily Grind: What makes an MMO a 'WoW clone'?
08.15.14

The Daily Grind: What makes an MMO a 'WoW clone'?

Eminent MMO designer Raph Koster inspired today's Daily Grind with his recent article titled When i...

By B. Royce,   08.15.14
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08.05.14
Game design course led by God of War vets taking applications
08.05.14

Game design course led by God of War vets taking applications

Whitney Wade, Sony Santa Monica production manager, and Marianne Krawczyk, a writer on the God of W...

By S. Prell,   08.05.14
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08.03.14
EVE Evolved: Capital ships ruined nullsec
08.03.14

EVE Evolved: Capital ships ruined nullsec

All throughout EVE Online's lifetime, compelling stories of incredible events, daring heists, and c...

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