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10.12.14
EVE Evolved: Fixing EVE's player activity
10.12.14

EVE Evolved: Fixing EVE's player activity

It's been a sort of running gag in EVE Online throughout the years that players spend inordinate am...

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08.05.14
World of Warcraft drops another 800k subscribers; Diablo III has sold 20M units
08.05.14

World of Warcraft drops another 800k subscribers; Diablo III has sold 20M units

Today's Activision Blizzard earnings call revealed that World of Warcraft has suffered another sign...

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11.14.13
Ask Massively: Why WoW's 1.3% matters
11.14.13

Ask Massively: Why WoW's 1.3% matters

Welcome back to Ask Massively! Let's play with numbers and WoW. I like numbers and WoW. "I'm no Wo...

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11.07.13
World of Warcraft sheds another 100,000 subscriptions
11.07.13

World of Warcraft sheds another 100,000 subscriptions

Everyone is pretty certain that the next World of Warcraft expansion is going to be announced very...

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07.26.13
World of Warcraft down to 7.7 million subscribers
07.26.13

World of Warcraft down to 7.7 million subscribers

Back in May, we were told that World of Warcraft subscriptions had fallen to 8.3 million. Now there...

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02.28.13
EVE Online hits 500,000 subscribers, heads into second decade
02.28.13

EVE Online hits 500,000 subscribers, heads into second decade

Most modern MMOs launch to an initial flurry of sales followed by a steady decline in player acti...

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11.28.12
Free for All: Justifying the subscriptions I maintain
11.28.12

Free for All: Justifying the subscriptions I maintain

Subscriptions are a funny thing. For as long as I can remember, they've represented a level of qu...

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11.28.12
The Daily Grind: Do you still subscribe?
11.28.12

The Daily Grind: Do you still subscribe?

Even in an era of extreme free-to-play proliferation, the subscription model isn't dead. There ar...

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09.05.12
Enter at Your Own Rift: Is the subscription justified?
09.05.12

Enter at Your Own Rift: Is the subscription justified?

I wonder whether the folks at Trion Worlds feel as if they're on an ever-shrinking island, holdin...

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