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10.16.12
The Soapbox: No game lives forever
10.16.12

The Soapbox: No game lives forever

The lifespan of a video game is a funny thing. There are some games that have a definite end, yet...

By J. Olivetti,   10.16.12
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09.24.12
Leaderboard: MMO most worthy of resurrection
09.24.12

Leaderboard: MMO most worthy of resurrection

I had an interesting revelation this past week. While it seems that we've had so many MMOs shutti...

By J. Olivetti,   09.24.12
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05.08.12
Massively Speaking Episode 200: Bicentennial!
05.08.12

Massively Speaking Episode 200: Bicentennial!

Massively Speaking Episode 200 is a nice round number, and people are supposed to celebrate those...

By J. Olivetti,   05.08.12
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05.01.12
The Game Archaeologist: When dead MMOs come back to life
05.01.12

The Game Archaeologist: When dead MMOs come back to life

Maybe I'm alone in this, but my jaw just dropped when I came home this past week to see that Mass...

By J. Olivetti,   05.01.12
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04.02.12
The Daily Grind: Is maintenance mode better than nothing at all?
04.02.12

The Daily Grind: Is maintenance mode better than nothing at all?

In the last few years, long before rumors that Vanguard would be heading down the F2P path were c...

By B. Royce,   04.02.12
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12.28.11
MMO Family: LEGO Universe, autism, and heartbreak
12.28.11

MMO Family: LEGO Universe, autism, and heartbreak

Often when the topic of video games comes up, it's followed by comments about the negatives, such...

By K. Bryan,   12.28.11
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12.13.11
Richard Garriott: 'Exceptionally unusual pressures' helped tank Tabula Rasa
12.13.11

Richard Garriott: 'Exceptionally unusual pressures' helped tank Tabula Rasa

What truly happened with the sad tale of Tabula Rasa, the scifi MMO that had the full backing of...

By J. Olivetti,   12.13.11
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11.17.11
The Perfect Ten: First impression turn-offs
11.17.11

The Perfect Ten: First impression turn-offs

A year ago our very own Shawn "The Mittani" Schuster wrote a memorable Soapbox column around the...

By J. Olivetti,   11.17.11
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11.10.11
Richard Garriott describes his 'ultimate' RPG
11.10.11

Richard Garriott describes his 'ultimate' RPG

Before Tabula Rasa, before Ultima Online, before any of the Ultimas, Richard Garriott had a visio...

By J. Olivetti,   11.10.11
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