Armchair-developer

10.03.13
The Think Tank: Let's play armchair developers
10.03.13

The Think Tank: Let's play armchair developers

Sometimes it's fun to imagine what we might do if given the chance to take over an MMO's development...

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09.15.13
Stick and Rudder: On Star Citizen's so-called 'feature creep'
09.15.13

Stick and Rudder: On Star Citizen's so-called 'feature creep'

I'm going to address the allegations of "feature creep" in Star Citizen this week before mispercept...

By J. Reahard,   09.15.13
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05.23.12
The Daily Grind: If you could design a class, what would it be?
05.23.12

The Daily Grind: If you could design a class, what would it be?

"Hey you!" hisses a voice from a nearby dark alley. "How would you like to be a game designer for...

By J. Olivetti,   05.23.12
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01.20.12
Some Assembly Required: A look at EQII's dungeon maker
01.20.12

Some Assembly Required: A look at EQII's dungeon maker

So you're an armchair game designer, eh? Well, EverQuest II invites you to put your money where you...

By J. Reahard,   01.20.12
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09.02.11
Indie sandbox Embers of Caerus needs your support
09.02.11

Indie sandbox Embers of Caerus needs your support

Play MMOs long enough and chances are you'll become something of an armchair developer. I could m...

By J. Reahard,   09.02.11
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04.27.11
The Daily Grind: How would you design an expansion?
04.27.11

The Daily Grind: How would you design an expansion?

Everyone differs on his opinion of what makes up a good expansion. For some it's the traditional...

By J. Olivetti,   04.27.11
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10.01.10
The Daily Grind: If you designed a quest, what would it be like?
10.01.10

The Daily Grind: If you designed a quest, what would it be like?

Every once in a while, I like to turn the tables on the longstanding love/hate relationship players...

By J. Olivetti,   10.01.10
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01.17.10
The Daily Grind: What do you think of crafting?
01.17.10

The Daily Grind: What do you think of crafting?

Crafting is one of those staples of the MMO genre that rarely gets altered, yet it makes an appeara...

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01.08.09
Champions Online wants your feedback!
01.08.09

Champions Online wants your feedback!

Everyone has an opinion, especially when it comes to making your own superheroic persona to represe...

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