Risk-vs-reward

01.15.14
MMO Mechanics: Exploring death mechanics
01.15.14

MMO Mechanics: Exploring death mechanics

They say death must come to us all, and that inevitability extends to our characters in MMOs. The d...

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04.21.13
EVE Evolved: Five years of EVE Evolved
04.21.13

EVE Evolved: Five years of EVE Evolved

About five years ago, on April 27th, 2008, I joined the Massively team and wrote the very first i...

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05.13.12
EVE Evolved: Risk vs. reward in lowsec
05.13.12

EVE Evolved: Risk vs. reward in lowsec

In EVE Online's early years, one of its core design philosophies was adherence to a strict risk v...

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07.19.11
The Soapbox: In defense of consequence
07.19.11

The Soapbox: In defense of consequence

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

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06.08.08
EVE Evolved: EVE Online PvP vs Age of Conan PvP
06.08.08

EVE Evolved: EVE Online PvP vs Age of Conan PvP

Before I started playing Age of Conan, I had a very strict mindset on how a PvP MMO should and shou...

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