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Lawful Neutral: Is it safe to play on City of Heroes’ inevitable rogue servers?

Hey gang! Welcome again for an additional thrilling journey in Lawful Impartial, the column the place I spend my evenings studying EULAs till my eyes bleed so...

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What’s going on with City of Heroes now: ‘This game is a unicorn’

Final night time, following our podcast on the Metropolis of Heroes SCORE personal server mess, I frolicked on the SEGS Discord because of an invitation on...

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‘Secret’ City of Heroes emulator operators address SCORE leak drama, rebut personal info database rumor

In the event you’ve been across the post-sunset Metropolis of Heroes group lengthy sufficient, you’ve in all probability heard the rumors that there’s a secret...

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Massively Overthinking: If an MMO item is buyable with gold, does that excuse its presence in the cash shop?

This week’s Overthinking matter comes from longtime MOP reader and commenter Sally Bowls. It’s about monetization, however it’s a nuanced argument we don’t see...

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Massively Overthinking: Thoughts on the holy trinity in MMOs

One among MOP’s vibrant new columnists, Tyler Edwards, blogs over at Superior Realities, and he lately delivered to my consideration his items on the MMO...

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Massively Overthinking: Designed downtime in MMORPGs

In a Every day Grind not way back, MOP reader Armsbend stated one thing I assumed simply cried out for dialogue. After noting that he had a guild member who...

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Massively Overthinking: Contending with the MMO genre’s ‘wowfugee’ crisis

Final week on the MOP Podcast, we learn a letter from a listener named Megan who pointed us to a weblog publish on the The Eorzean Frontier referred to as What...

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Flameseeker Chronicles: First impressions of Guild Wars 2’s All or Nothing

One superb trailer and a day of hype later, Guild Wars 2’s All or Nothing will probably be reside this afternoon for us to play. The episode makes for the...

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Ask Mo: The hits and misses of Massively OP’s 2018 predictions

As we do each yr, at this time we’re going to peek again on the horrifying outcomes of final yr’s MOP employees predictions for the style and the video games...

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Vague Patch Notes: When World of Warcraft breaks off your friendship

I spent a bunch of time post-BlizzCon occupied with why World of Warcraft personally bothered me. Not why its design pitfalls bothered me; that’s...