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A couple of small updates to the Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen crowdfunding campaign were pushed out today. First up is the addition of two new pledge tiers: the cartographer tier for $125 (which includes alpha and beta access, name reservation, a limited-edition cloth map, and other goodies) and a ...

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January 22, 2014 at 2:30PM
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While some MMOs don't even bother with a proper day/night cycle these days, the ones that do have pretty well-lit nights. It's basically day with a blue filter overlaid for thematic purposes, but if you stub your toe, it's usually because you're not paying attention, not because you simply can't se...

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If you're one of the few people who have ever given serious and lengthy thought and consideration as to the day/night cycle in MMOs, you might be a developer (real or armchair). In the latest EverQuest Next round table, the SOE team discusses how the day/night cycle will impact players and whether ...

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We've talked about weather systems and day/night cycles before, although generally MMOs and gamers seem to think of them mostly as cosmetic features that are fine to have as long as they don't get in the way. But what if they do get in the way? What if weather actually has an impact on your charact...

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