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MV Guide: August 22-28, 2011

Rubi Bayer, @@rubi_

MV Guide is a weekly rundown of the MMO gaming events planned on Massively's Livestream channel.

Every week, the Massively staff logs in to play various MMOs live and in person, and we'd love for you to drop by the channel and visit. We have a combination of regular weekly games and new surprises, so you'll find a variety of titles to take a look at. During livestream events, you can participate in the live chat, ask questions to learn about the game, and simply spend some time with Massively staff and readers. (Of course, livestream events are subject to the whims of outside forces like server-side gremlins once in a while.)

Follow along after the jump to see what's scheduled for this week!

Monday, 5:00 p.m. EDT: Beau -- Fusion Fall
Check out this cool Cartoon Network FPS with Beau. It features great customization, neat combat, and familiar cartoon stars.
Tuesday, 5:00 p.m. EDT: Beau -- LEGO Universe
Have you been wanting to try out the free-to-play version of LEGO Universe, but you're scared of anything new? Well check out this stream to get a sneak peek into the online LEGO world. Keep an eye out for Beau's Rise and Shiny column featuring the game as well.
Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. EDT: Patrick -- Champions Online
After a brief PvP intermission in the progress of Aftershock, our hero is ready to progress into the Comic Series' final stages. What will become of her? This week, Patrick finally finishes the Comic Series and solves the mysteries of Demoiselle Nocturne and the dimensional transport of Camp Lantern and unearths the real reason our hero has come to the vile Shining Darkness.
Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. EDT: Matt -- Guild Wars
Feeling guilty about being so excited for Guild Wars 2 without having ever completed the original games, Matt decides it's about time to try to work his way through the different campaigns, beginning with Nightfall. His Dervish is already a little way in, so join him as he tries to not suck at Dervishing.
Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. EDT: Beau -- Poptropica
Check out this neat kids game from the comfort of your own office chair! Don't worry, Beau will make a brand-new character and take you through the newbie area... all while drinking hot tea!
Wednesday, 8:30 p.m. EDT: Matt -- Hellgate
Matt ventures once more into London's underground, braving all sorts of horrors and disgusting squishy sound effects. If you joined him for his last Hellgate livestream, pop in again! He'll be picking up where he last left off, so join him again as he delves deeper into the world of fallen London.
Thursday, 5:00 p.m. EDT: Beau -- RuneScape
RuneScape hasn't survived this long by being a poorly designed and maintained game. To be honest, Beau just wanted an excuse to play some more, so why not stream it live? If you've only heard that this browser-based game is for "kids," then check out this live event.
Friday, 5:00 p.m. EDT: Beau -- Puzzle Pirates
Yar! Why not stream this wonderful puzzle-based MMO again? After all, that gold won't loot itself. Check out Beau as he conquers the high seas (or dies trying).
Friday, 6:00 p.m. EDT: Larry -- RIFT
SWTOR fan Larry Everett enters the planes of Telara. How far can he make it with the character choices you made for him? Will there be fun or failure? Find out this Friday for the Choose My Adventure livestream!

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