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01.30.14
The Daily Grind: Which of the recent SOE shutdowns will prove the most influential?
01.30.14

The Daily Grind: Which of the recent SOE shutdowns will prove the most influential?

SOE is putting down four of its MMOs this year, and while this has been discussed to death here and...

By J. Reahard,   01.30.14
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01.24.14
SOE shuttering Vanguard, Clone Wars, Free Realms, and Wizardry [Updated]
01.24.14

SOE shuttering Vanguard, Clone Wars, Free Realms, and Wizardry [Updated]

SOE is closing down four of its MMOs. Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures and Free Realms will close o...

By J. Reahard,   01.24.14
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01.23.14
The Repopulation will feature both standard and PvP servers
01.23.14

The Repopulation will feature both standard and PvP servers

The Repopulation's going to have two distinct server rulesets when it eventually launches. Option o...

By J. Reahard,   01.23.14
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01.10.14
The Daily Grind: What constitutes a 'core gamer'?
01.10.14

The Daily Grind: What constitutes a 'core gamer'?

In the last week, analysts have told us that the PS4 is winning with "core gamers," and a League of...

By B. Royce,   01.10.14
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12.15.13
Molten Games is building something called Blunderbuss
12.15.13

Molten Games is building something called Blunderbuss

Remember last summer when Molten Games sent out a press release saying that it had picked up ex-Bli...

By J. Reahard,   12.15.13
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10.23.13
Free for All: The other side of MMO leveling
10.23.13

Free for All: The other side of MMO leveling

As I pointed out in last week's column, I am more fond of spending money to obtain a high-level cha...

By B. Hindman,   10.23.13
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10.09.13
Choose My Adventure: Saying goodbye to Age of Wushu
10.09.13

Choose My Adventure: Saying goodbye to Age of Wushu

During a Q and A with Grant Bowler, SyFy's leading man in its new series Defiance, the actor tried...

By B. Hindman,   10.09.13
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09.23.13
Research suggests MMOs may 'encourage pathological game use'
09.23.13

Research suggests MMOs may 'encourage pathological game use'

Researchers at the University of Missouri have authored a study suggesting that MMORPGs are "the mo...

By J. Reahard,   09.23.13
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08.12.13
Not So Massively: Hi-Rez Reddit controversy, new MOBA Strife, and Dota 2 World Championship
08.12.13

Not So Massively: Hi-Rez Reddit controversy, new MOBA Strife, and Dota 2 World Championship

Controversy struck the Tribes: Ascend community this week as developer Hi-Rez Studios shut down the...

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