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First impressions: Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers is beautiful, horrifying, and a crowning achievement

It was clear to me how particular Shadowbringers was going to be once I noticed some of the successfully horrifying scenes I’ve witnessed in an MMO in the...

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Interview: Camelot Unchained’s Mark Jacobs on the state of the beta and the NDA

We’ve been watching Camelot Unchained ever since its unique Kickstarter in 2013 – and quite a bit has modified within the ensuing six years, together with the...

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Massively Overthinking: Does the MMO genre have too many games for its own good?

Final month I noticed a video from YouTuber Josh Strife Hayes with an eyebrow-raiser of a thesis: He primarily argues that we now have too many MMOs – that a...

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Massively Overthinking: The worst MMO cash shop trickery

Final week, video games psychologist Jamie Madigan tweeted an underrated remark about how psychological tips utilized in restaurant menu design are...

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Wisdom of Nym: Why you should be cautious speculating on Final Fantasy XIV’s expansion balance

Whew. All proper. So we’ve gotten the media tour info for the subsequent Remaining Fantasy XIV enlargement, and that signifies that individuals have gotten to...

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Lawful Neutral: Why Josh Hawley’s lockbox regulation Senate bill is dead-on-arrival

There’s a particular place in my coronary heart for lootboxes and exploitative monetization, and that place is someplace under the revulsion I really feel for...

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Path of Exile’s blast-from-the-past Legion League revamps melee and crushes complexity creep on June 7

Oh, some occasions I feel again to when Path of Exile was youthfulLife was a lot easier then…Let me inform ya nowThese have been the great previous days Little...

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Massively Overthinking: Unpopular MMORPG opinions

Unpopular opinions: All of us have them. The truth is we have now so many who it’s a straight up meme. This week’s Massively Overthinking is one I’ve needed to...

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Massively Overthinking: Do you play MMO characters you like – or characters that are objectively good?

Earlier this week, some Massively OP writers have been hanging out in staff chat speaking about favourite Metropolis of Heroes powersets from again within the...