City-of-villains

02.27.14
Field Journal: A strong CoHmmunity
02.27.14

Field Journal: A strong CoHmmunity

Last week a package arrived for me, sent by the incomparable Beau Hindman. He had been clearing out...

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02.26.14
MMO Mechanics: Procedural generation is the future
02.26.14

MMO Mechanics: Procedural generation is the future

MMOs are infamous for the exorbitant amount of both time and money that is required to make a fanta...

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02.05.14
World of Warcraftless: What would the world look like without World of Warcraft?
02.05.14

World of Warcraftless: What would the world look like without World of Warcraft?

This year is a big one for World of Warcraft. It's the 10-year anniversary of the game's launch, me...

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02.04.14
The Soapbox: Novel content trumps novel mechanics
02.04.14

The Soapbox: Novel content trumps novel mechanics

Action combat. Interactive conversations. Public quests. Voxel worlds. There are many game mechanic...

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01.08.14
A Mild-Mannered Reporter: 2013 in review for superheroes
01.08.14

A Mild-Mannered Reporter: 2013 in review for superheroes

2013 was the first year in which City of Heroes didn't exist. The masses of hero fans cried out in...

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12.18.13
MMO Mechanics: MOBAs vs. MMO battlegrounds
12.18.13

MMO Mechanics: MOBAs vs. MMO battlegrounds

It may feel as if MMOs have always existed as a core part of our gaming repertoire, but the genre m...

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12.15.13
One Shots: Breaking news
12.15.13

One Shots: Breaking news

This just in! We've received reports that caped crusaders are beating the ever-loving crap out of a...

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12.03.13
The Soapbox: Seriously, we have enough fantasy MMOs
12.03.13

The Soapbox: Seriously, we have enough fantasy MMOs

Let's play a game. I'm thinking of an MMO that features magic, monsters, humans, and a vast fantasy...

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12.01.13
Heroes and Villains shares character creator details
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12.01.13

Heroes and Villains shares character creator details

One of the applicants for the position of City of Heroes' spiritual successor, Heroes and Villains,...

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