Immersion

07.11.14
Tamriel Infinium: Immersion matters in Elder Scrolls Online and every other MMO
07.11.14

Tamriel Infinium: Immersion matters in Elder Scrolls Online and every other MMO

I'm fully on board with all of the changes ZeniMax listed in its latest state-of-the-game update. M...

By J. Reahard,   07.11.14
View
05.16.14
The Daily Grind: What are your four pillars of MMO gaming?
05.16.14

The Daily Grind: What are your four pillars of MMO gaming?

A few weeks ago, Massively's Star Wars: The Old Republic expert Larry Everett proposed that "owners...

By B. Royce,   05.16.14
View
05.15.14
The Daily Grind: Would you like more client-side customization options?
05.15.14

The Daily Grind: Would you like more client-side customization options?

Lord of the Rings Online's latest patch brings some interesting client-side changes to the long-run...

By J. Reahard,   05.15.14
View
05.05.14
The Daily Grind: What's your favorite fast travel gimmick?
05.05.14

The Daily Grind: What's your favorite fast travel gimmick?

Fast travel is ubiquitous in MMOs nowadays, but not every game goes the extra mile to make it an im...

By J. Reahard,   05.05.14
View
02.12.14
Free for All: Can roleplay rise above the sexy stuff?
02.12.14

Free for All: Can roleplay rise above the sexy stuff?

Recently I logged some time in Velvet Sundown, a new pseudo-MMO that places players into small, ins...

By B. Hindman,   02.12.14
View
01.29.14
The Daily Grind: What zones feel 'real' to you?
01.29.14

The Daily Grind: What zones feel 'real' to you?

Let's face it: Some MMO game zones seem as real as a set on the stage of a high school play. They c...

By J. Olivetti,   01.29.14
View
01.22.14
Immersion prototype headset tracks gamer rage, ramps up difficulty
01.22.14

Immersion prototype headset tracks gamer rage, ramps up difficulty

Seattle-based designer Sam Matson developed a headset that tracks "gamer rage" and adjusts a custom...

By M. Suszek,   01.22.14
View
11.13.13
Free for All: Five ways to create immersion in MMOs
11.13.13

Free for All: Five ways to create immersion in MMOs

Immersion. I've used the word so much over the past several years that it has almost lost all meani...

By B. Hindman,   11.13.13
View
10.23.13
Latest stretch goal speaks to Star Citizen's 'immersive, world-building experience'
10.23.13

Latest stretch goal speaks to Star Citizen's 'immersive, world-building experience'

Earlier this week Cloud Imperium released both a brochure and an in-engine video devoted to Star Ci...

By J. Reahard,   10.23.13
View