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06.21.11
The Soapbox: The Uncle Owen paradox
06.21.11

The Soapbox: The Uncle Owen paradox

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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03.24.11
The Perfect Ten: Death penalties
03.24.11

The Perfect Ten: Death penalties

Death penalties belong in that tier of MMO discussion topics that is reserved for the most contro...

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12.28.10
The Game Archaeologist and the year that was 2010
12.28.10

The Game Archaeologist and the year that was 2010

Earlier in the year when I started this column, I realized two things. First, I'd be giving myself...

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12.08.10
The Daily Grind: What are your MMO regrets?
12.08.10

The Daily Grind: What are your MMO regrets?

"Regrets, I've had a few -- but then again, too few to mention," Frank Sinatra once sang. "I did wh...

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12.07.10
The Perfect Ten: MMO cataclysms
12.07.10

The Perfect Ten: MMO cataclysms

Today sees the launch of World of Warcraft: Cataclysm, which represents a destructive "reboot" but...

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06.15.10
The Game Archaeologist and the Star of the Galaxies: The players (part 2)
06.15.10

The Game Archaeologist and the Star of the Galaxies: The players (part 2)

Did you hear this wildly overplayed news story about Darth Vader lately? According to a group of Fr...

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06.08.10
The Game Archaeologist and the Star of the Galaxies: The players (part 1)
06.08.10

The Game Archaeologist and the Star of the Galaxies: The players (part 1)

I think we can put to bed the rumor that Star Wars Galaxies is dead on its feet, considering the av...

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06.01.10
The Game Archaeologist and the Star of the Galaxies: The history
06.01.10

The Game Archaeologist and the Star of the Galaxies: The history

Each month, the Game Archaeologist dusts off one MMORPG of yesterday and investigates while hanging...

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06.16.08
Dredging up the past - the Star Wars Galaxies NGE re-examined
06.16.08

Dredging up the past - the Star Wars Galaxies NGE re-examined

To say that the Star Wars Galaxies update known as the NGE is controversial would be a fantastic und...

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