Monthly Archives: December 2011

New pages for the New Year

Just what the title says — I’ve added three new pages on the top navigation of the site. MMO Buzz Index. This is a version of a chart that I maintained at Beckett to help keep track of various games’ … Continue reading

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On the possibility of an Elder Scrolls MMO

Who wouldn’t want that? The answer: not me. And probably not you, either. The Elder Scrolls series is one of the most popular fantasy single-player RPG lines in history, and, from time to time, someone will float the idea of … Continue reading

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He is… the most interesting captain in Middle-earth

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What’s in a name?

The most curious question I answered when I filled out the survey after participating in the SWTOR beta was “What determines your choice of server?” Not for the question itself, but for one of the selectable responses: “Server name.” I … Continue reading

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Wiped

As several of you already know, as of last Thursday, I am no longer employed by Beckett Media. Also, the next issue of Beckett Massive Online Gamer, the Mar/Apr 2012 that was wrapped up and sent to the printers two … Continue reading

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Eye on Aion

So Aion will be going free-to-play in February. But only if you’re in Europe, which is a major sticking point for North American gamers. The bigger issue that people are wondering about, however, is “Who still cares about Aion?” Well, … Continue reading

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Not Being Served

I probably won’t get into The Old Republic until this weekend, but I’ve already got my first major crisis. Who am I going to play with? There’s the bulk of my LOTRO kinship, who have started up characters on Juyo. … Continue reading

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