Power-creep

06.20.13
ANet looking to avoid power creep with upcoming Guild Wars 2 trait tweaks
06.20.13

ANet looking to avoid power creep with upcoming Guild Wars 2 trait tweaks

ArenaNet is intent on improving Guild Wars 2's build diversity going forward. We know this because...

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12.11.12
Hyperspace Beacon: Maybe SWTOR's treadmill ain't so bad
12.11.12

Hyperspace Beacon: Maybe SWTOR's treadmill ain't so bad

Sometimes we need to see certain things from different perspectives in order to understand the wh...

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11.09.12
MMO Blender: Larry's anti-power-creep MMO
11.09.12

MMO Blender: Larry's anti-power-creep MMO

On Tuesday, I suggested ways to get rid of power creep in MMOs. You know power creep: the constan...

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11.06.12
The Soapbox: The problem with power creep and progression
11.06.12

The Soapbox: The problem with power creep and progression

We've all seen it. You might not have put a name to it, but it's there. As MMOs get older, certai...

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07.18.12
A Mild-Mannered Reporter: Too many choices
07.18.12

A Mild-Mannered Reporter: Too many choices

We've gotten a lot of new powersets in City of Heroes ever since the game went free-to-play. This...

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05.23.12
A Mild-Mannered Reporter: The growing, creeping power
05.23.12

A Mild-Mannered Reporter: The growing, creeping power

City of Heroes is a rarity. It's a well-established game that hasn't yet raised the level cap eve...

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03.12.12
The Daily Grind: Should MMOs balance for PvP, PvE, or yes?
03.12.12

The Daily Grind: Should MMOs balance for PvP, PvE, or yes?

The original concept for Guild Wars is right there in the name: guild wars. There was no question...

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