Metagaming

02.20.14
15 Minutes of Fame: Flower power pollinates leveling for true neutral pandaren
02.20.14

15 Minutes of Fame: Flower power pollinates leveling for true neutral pandaren

Crazy metagaming projects are among my favorite topics here at 15 Minutes of Fame. It's impossible...

By L. Poisso,   02.20.14
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02.07.13
Breakfast Topic: Have you given up metagaming?
02.07.13

Breakfast Topic: Have you given up metagaming?

Simpler. Streamlined. Better. Most of us would agree those terms play nicely together, as Blizzar...

By L. Poisso,   02.07.13
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06.02.12
The Daily Grind: Do you like bonus experience systems?
06.02.12

The Daily Grind: Do you like bonus experience systems?

"Rested experience" in MMOs seems like it ought to be a casual player's best friend, right? If yo...

By B. Royce,   06.02.12
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02.11.11
Storyboard: Archetype discussion - the Mentor
02.11.11

Storyboard: Archetype discussion - the Mentor

I keep expecting to run out of ideas for the various archetypes that I've been discussing, but more...

By E. Lefebvre,   02.11.11
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12.10.10
Storyboard: Archetype discussion - the Scholar
12.10.10

Storyboard: Archetype discussion - the Scholar

It's time for our third archetype discussion, with the previous two being the Soldier and the Rogue...

By E. Lefebvre,   12.10.10
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08.16.10
The Daily Grind: What's your MMO fear?
08.16.10

The Daily Grind: What's your MMO fear?

We all have fears in the game. They range from things that squick us despite our best efforts (such...

By E. Lefebvre,   08.16.10
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12.13.09
The metagame and its importance to MMOs
12.13.09

The metagame and its importance to MMOs

What is the metagame? It can mean a lot of different things depending on context, but all of the me...

By E. Lefebvre,   12.13.09
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01.13.09
15 Minutes of Fame: The most untalented player
01.13.09

15 Minutes of Fame: The most untalented player

15 Minutes of Fame is our look at World of Warcraft players of all shapes and sizes – from the...

By L. Poisso,   01.13.09
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01.10.09
The gold standard: A WoW economics course proposal
01.10.09

The gold standard: A WoW economics course proposal

If you're like me, you're ... well, you're probably incredibly handsome and charming. But you're als...

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