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09.19.14
Working As Intended: Lessons from the history of MMO housing
09.19.14

Working As Intended: Lessons from the history of MMO housing

Once upon a time, a subscription MMORPG sandbox had open-world housing, only there wasn't quite eno...

By B. Royce,   09.19.14
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08.30.14
The Game Archaeologist: Ironman modes and elective permadeath
08.30.14

The Game Archaeologist: Ironman modes and elective permadeath

One facet of video games that's been around almost since the very beginning is the difficulty level...

By J. Olivetti,   08.30.14
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08.08.14
The Daily Grind: What's the best MMO housing system of all time?
08.08.14

The Daily Grind: What's the best MMO housing system of all time?

WildStar's floating palaces, Star Wars: The Old Republic's strongholds, World of Warcraft's garriso...

By B. Royce,   08.08.14
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07.29.14
The Daily Grind: What constitutes a grind in an MMO?
07.29.14

The Daily Grind: What constitutes a grind in an MMO?

I can't remember when I first heard the term grind, but I imagine it might have been Ultima Online,...

By B. Royce,   07.29.14
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07.11.14
Star Wars Galaxies lead designer passes away
07.11.14

Star Wars Galaxies lead designer passes away

Massively is saddened by the news that veteran MMO designer Ben Hanson has passed away, according t...

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06.26.14
The Think Tank: Happy birthday, Star Wars Galaxies
06.26.14

The Think Tank: Happy birthday, Star Wars Galaxies

Today marks the 11th anniversary of the launch of Star Wars Galaxies, an MMO whose untimely sunset...

By B. Royce,   06.26.14
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06.20.14
Raph Koster on Origin's Privateer Online
06.20.14

Raph Koster on Origin's Privateer Online

Raph Koster's thrown up a fairly fascinating blog post detailing one of his Origin projects that ne...

By J. Reahard,   06.20.14
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06.08.14
One Shots: Agents of S.W.O.R.D.
06.08.14

One Shots: Agents of S.W.O.R.D.

Ugh, every time I see a great Champions Online screenshot I lament to the universe how such a good-...

By J. Olivetti,   06.08.14
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05.14.14
Ambitious new sandbox MMO The Far Reaches hits Kickstarter
05.14.14

Ambitious new sandbox MMO The Far Reaches hits Kickstarter

The Far Reaches is a new one-man MMO project hitting Kickstarter for an extra long 60-day campaign....

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