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01.24.12
The Soapbox: Credible currency
01.24.12

The Soapbox: Credible currency

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

By E. Lefebvre,   01.24.12
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01.21.12
The Road to Mordor: Convenience, not advantage
01.21.12

The Road to Mordor: Convenience, not advantage

Prior to Lord of the Rings Online's free-to-play implementation, players were raising concerns of...

By J. Olivetti,   01.21.12
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01.18.12
Turbine: LotRO cash shop stat armor 'creates solutions for players'
01.18.12

Turbine: LotRO cash shop stat armor 'creates solutions for players'

It's been an interesting week for Turbine, and the development firm has spent some of it doing da...

By J. Reahard,   01.18.12
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01.13.12
LotRO reverses policy, plans to sell PvE stat gear through the store [Updated]
01.13.12

LotRO reverses policy, plans to sell PvE stat gear through the store [Updated]

In July 2010, Massively was told by Turbine that the then-coming LotRO store "would not sell any...

By J. Olivetti,   01.13.12
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12.21.11
Massively Exclusive: World of Warplanes producer talks mechanics
12.21.11

Massively Exclusive: World of Warplanes producer talks mechanics

Wargaming.net is working overtime of late, and how could it not? The company is responsible for t...

By J. Reahard,   12.21.11
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11.25.11
The Firing Line: A look at World of Tanks
11.25.11

The Firing Line: A look at World of Tanks

I'm not the biggest tank fan in the world. Don't get me wrong; I'm a red-blooded American male wh...

By J. Reahard,   11.25.11
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11.23.11
Bigpoint sells 2000 virtual space drones for €1000 each
11.23.11

Bigpoint sells 2000 virtual space drones for €1000 each

Earlier this year Bigpoint made headlines for its pragmatic approach to pay-to-win business models...

By J. Reahard,   11.23.11
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11.15.11
Earthrise killing subscriptions, going free-to-play in 2012
11.15.11

Earthrise killing subscriptions, going free-to-play in 2012

The struggling sci-fi sandbox Earthrise is no longer interested in competing in the subscription...

By J. Olivetti,   11.15.11
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11.06.11
Global Chat: October 30-November 5, 2011
11.06.11

Global Chat: October 30-November 5, 2011

Welcome to this week's Global Chat! We love hearing what you have to say at Massively, and we lov...

By Rubi Bayer,   11.06.11
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