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04.29.14
The Daily Grind: Is there an MMO you're too wary to play?
04.29.14

The Daily Grind: Is there an MMO you're too wary to play?

Ever since City of Heroes was abruptly and unjustly sunsetted, I've toyed with the idea of giving C...

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04.28.14
City of Titans updates trailer for City of Heroes' 10th birthday
04.28.14

City of Titans updates trailer for City of Heroes' 10th birthday

Today would have been City of Heroes' 10th anniversary, believe it or not. And while fond memories...

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04.25.14
Working As Intended: Change for change's sake in World of Warcraft
04.25.14

Working As Intended: Change for change's sake in World of Warcraft

MMORPGs struggle to meet two contradictory goals: They want to provide stability, permanence, a wor...

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04.12.14
The Game Archaeologist: The danger of expecting lightning to strike twice
04.12.14

The Game Archaeologist: The danger of expecting lightning to strike twice

It's no secret that many of the more successful Kickstarter projects over the past few years have h...

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04.02.14
SOE's Georgeson on City of Heroes and the future of EQ
04.02.14

SOE's Georgeson on City of Heroes and the future of EQ

IGN has released another snippet of its recent interview with EverQuest franchise lead Dave Georges...

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02.28.14
MMO Mechanics: Predicting the future of MMO game mechanics
02.28.14

MMO Mechanics: Predicting the future of MMO game mechanics

I've been thinking heavily about the future since our parent network's budget cuts were announced,...

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02.27.14
Field Journal: A strong CoHmmunity
02.27.14

Field Journal: A strong CoHmmunity

Last week a package arrived for me, sent by the incomparable Beau Hindman. He had been clearing out...

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02.26.14
MMO Mechanics: Procedural generation is the future
02.26.14

MMO Mechanics: Procedural generation is the future

MMOs are infamous for the exorbitant amount of both time and money that is required to make a fanta...

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02.05.14
World of Warcraftless: What would the world look like without World of Warcraft?
02.05.14

World of Warcraftless: What would the world look like without World of Warcraft?

This year is a big one for World of Warcraft. It's the 10-year anniversary of the game's launch, me...

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