Lockbox

10.07.14
Star Trek Online hypes a time-limited (but is it really?) lockbox
10.07.14

Star Trek Online hypes a time-limited (but is it really?) lockbox

Cryptic's latest news post details a new promotion involving Star Trek Online's Xindi lockbox. What...

By J. Reahard,   10.07.14
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10.06.14
Singapore gambling law may put MMO lockboxes at risk
10.06.14

Singapore gambling law may put MMO lockboxes at risk

A proposed remote gambling bill in Singapore may put MMOs that use lockbox systems, as well as play...

By J. Olivetti,   10.06.14
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09.23.14
The Daily Grind: What's the best loot system in an MMO?
09.23.14

The Daily Grind: What's the best loot system in an MMO?

Massively commenters recently reminded me that one of the things that bug me about retro themeparks...

By B. Royce,   09.23.14
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09.15.14
The first chunk of Champions Online's Steel Crusade is live
09.15.14

The first chunk of Champions Online's Steel Crusade is live

As we previewed back in August, the first leg of Champions Online's Steel Crusade update went live...

By B. Royce,   09.15.14
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08.06.14
SMITE reworks Nu Wa, adds treasure boxes
08.06.14

SMITE reworks Nu Wa, adds treasure boxes

SMITE got a bit of rework this week, with new skins, a new Zeus model, and a complete update of Nu...

By J. Reahard,   08.06.14
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02.28.14
The Daily Grind: Do you play the MMO lockbox game?
02.28.14

The Daily Grind: Do you play the MMO lockbox game?

The infamous marketing phenomenon known as the lockbox has been the subject of much disdain since F...

By B. Royce,   02.28.14
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10.22.13
Flameseeker Chronicles: How to get your Halloween on in Guild Wars 2
10.22.13

Flameseeker Chronicles: How to get your Halloween on in Guild Wars 2

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Halloween has returned to Guild Wars 2, and ArenaNet has...

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10.15.13
The Soapbox: Game companies exist to make money
10.15.13

The Soapbox: Game companies exist to make money

I'm going to start this article off with a statement, and it's going to be divisive, but not for th...

By E. Lefebvre,   10.15.13
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08.14.13
Star Trek Online's latest lockbox brings unexpected visitors
08.14.13

Star Trek Online's latest lockbox brings unexpected visitors

You can be forgiven for not expecting the Elachi to show up in Star Trek Online no matter how dedic...

By E. Lefebvre,   08.14.13
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