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05.25.14
EVE Evolved: Expansion names are important!
05.25.14

EVE Evolved: Expansion names are important!

Since its launch in 2003, EVE Online has adhered to a rough schedule of releasing two free expansio...

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05.22.14
The Think Tank: The best MMORPG character naming systems
05.22.14

The Think Tank: The best MMORPG character naming systems

My first MMO was Ultima Online, where character naming rules were so unrestricted that it wasn't un...

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04.19.14
The Daily Grind: What naming restrictions do you approve of?
04.19.14

The Daily Grind: What naming restrictions do you approve of?

A recent beta patch in WildStar included several changes to its naming rules. Numbers in names are...

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02.26.14
The Daily Grind: What are the funniest names you've seen?
02.26.14

The Daily Grind: What are the funniest names you've seen?

Recently on the podcast we were chatting about hilarious names that cropped up in City of Heroes ba...

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02.05.14
Namco Bandai turns into Bandai Namco on April 1
02.05.14

Namco Bandai turns into Bandai Namco on April 1

Namco Bandai officially announced plans to change its name to Bandai Namco. The change, which spans...

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10.24.13
Star Wars: The Old Republic frees up the names on unused free-to-play characters
10.24.13

Star Wars: The Old Republic frees up the names on unused free-to-play characters

There's nothing wrong with getting a desired character name because you were the first person to cr...

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09.08.13
The Daily Grind: What's the story behind your character name?
09.08.13

The Daily Grind: What's the story behind your character name?

I love me a good character name. Before I settled into the habit of using the same handful of names...

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06.07.13
Breakfast Topic: Your cleverest character names
06.07.13

Breakfast Topic: Your cleverest character names

What's in a name? Only your character's identity from here onward! Without a doubt, finding the per...

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06.05.13
You Don't Know Jack maker Jellyvision becomes Jackbox Games
06.05.13

You Don't Know Jack maker Jellyvision becomes Jackbox Games

Jellyvision Games has been making variations of You Don't Know Jack for a while now, which is of...

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