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01.26.12
Behind the Mask: Throwing stones at their glass houses
01.26.12

Behind the Mask: Throwing stones at their glass houses

This week on Behind the Mask, we're going to take an in-depth look at Champions Online's new Eart...

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01.19.12
Behind the Mask: Scarlet Weather Rhapsody
01.19.12

Behind the Mask: Scarlet Weather Rhapsody

Champions Online released two powersets recently, and I finally got time to sit down and crunch n...

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01.12.12
Behind the Mask: The dangers of roleplaying as an outlet
01.12.12

Behind the Mask: The dangers of roleplaying as an outlet

Recently, I've run into some troubling developments while roleplaying in Champions Online. I've e...

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01.06.12
Some Assembly Required: A virtual world roundup
01.06.12

Some Assembly Required: A virtual world roundup

If you are perusing this column, chances are you are a fan of virtual worlds and the sandbox genre....

By MJ Guthrie,   01.06.12
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01.05.12
Behind the Mask: Angels and Devils
01.05.12

Behind the Mask: Angels and Devils

Last week on Behind the Mask, we talked about the basic dimensional structure of the Champions un...

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12.29.11
Behind the Mask: Between this world and the next
12.29.11

Behind the Mask: Between this world and the next

One of the exciting things about writing about Champions Online is that there is a huge amount of...

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12.22.11
Behind the Mask: The Force Unleashed
12.22.11

Behind the Mask: The Force Unleashed

Now that The Old Republic has hit the shelves, it seems like everyone has something to say about...

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12.15.11
Behind the Mask: A way to improve microtransaction consumables
12.15.11

Behind the Mask: A way to improve microtransaction consumables

A couple of weeks ago, I lamented the existence of grab bags in Champions Online and how they cou...

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12.08.11
Behind the Mask: What does unbalanced even mean?
12.08.11

Behind the Mask: What does unbalanced even mean?

One of the major criticisms of Champions Online is a lack of game balance. People claim that the...

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