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02.04.15
China will require your real name for internet account sign-ups
02.04.15

China will require your real name for internet account sign-ups

The Chinese government has long been pushing people to use their real names online. However, it's...

By J. Fingas,   02.04.15
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01.28.15
Global Chat: Can MMO stories rise above mediocrity?
01.28.15

Global Chat: Can MMO stories rise above mediocrity?

Players have long debated the importance, relevance, and quality of stories in MMOs. Some have call...

By J. Olivetti,   01.28.15
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01.20.15
Global Chat: Guild Wars 2's economy is broken
01.20.15

Global Chat: Guild Wars 2's economy is broken

Guild Wars 2's economy remains a hot-button issue even two-and-a-half years after its release. In t...

By J. Olivetti,   01.20.15
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01.06.15
Global Chat: The 2014 MMO blogosphere in review
01.06.15

Global Chat: The 2014 MMO blogosphere in review

The end of the year is a traditional time of reflection, especially among writers and gamers who wa...

By J. Olivetti,   01.06.15
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12.16.14
Global Chat: Die, DPS meters, die!
12.16.14

Global Chat: Die, DPS meters, die!

Hey you! Yes, you! Are you sick of damage meters ruining your life? Do you rebel against the virtua...

By J. Olivetti,   12.16.14
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11.25.14
Global Chat: Gamers Secret Santa
11.25.14

Global Chat: Gamers Secret Santa

One of the yearly traditions in the blogosphere that I always look forward to is Stargrace's Annual...

By J. Olivetti,   11.25.14
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11.11.14
Global Chat: Why we blog
11.11.14

Global Chat: Why we blog

Why an MMO player decides that he or she needs to take up an additional hobby of writing about thes...

By J. Olivetti,   11.11.14
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10.14.14
Global Chat: Going negative
10.14.14

Global Chat: Going negative

It's hard to be positive as a blogger, I'd say. It's not only really easy to get whipped up into a...

By J. Olivetti,   10.14.14
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09.30.14
Global Chat: Through a monitor, darkly
09.30.14

Global Chat: Through a monitor, darkly

No matter who you are, and even if you are independently rich and can game all day, it's impossible...

By J. Olivetti,   09.30.14
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