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My Most Played MMOs, And Some Scary Math

The entries in 50 in 50 were alphabetical, because it seemed the simplest recourse. I didn’t want to sort them by how much I liked them, which would have been a subjective nightmare. Still, I think I’d like to try … Continue reading

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50 MMOs in 50 Days #20: Free Realms

Last played: 2012 Experience: Extensive I’ve played a lot of games as part of my job. But Free Realms is probably the only one I played to try to get a job. In the summer of 2009, I interviewed with … Continue reading

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50 MMOs in 50 Days #16: The Elder Scrolls Online

Last played: 2014 Experience: Extensive What bugs me the most about The Elder Scrolls Online is just how wrong I was about it. I’m usually pretty good at pre-judging an MMO, at figuring out whether I’m going to like or … Continue reading

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50 MMOs in 50 Days #14: Dungeons & Dragons Online

Last played: 2009 Experience: Extensive People take issue all the time when an MMO isn’t like some other game it’s based on. The Elder Scrolls Online isn’t enough like Skyrim. Star Wars: The Old Republic isn’t enough like the Old … Continue reading

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We Are All Individuals

Is it time to boot stories from MMOs? I don’t mean that I want my MMO experience to be a completely meaningless affair that’s just about gathering loot from anonymous enemies and watching numbers go up – well, any more … Continue reading

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About That Hot Upcoming MMO I Had A Chance To Play Recently…

It’s OK. Solid, if not spectacular, and fans of the single-player series will probably flock to it, while those who aren’t will ridicule them for being “fanbois” and “fangrrls.” Of course, I’m cleverly referring to two different games.

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Inside the Numbers

My biggest issue with the Buzz Index is how it games that started out looking really good — and therefore gained a lot of attention on Twitter and Facebook — could rank higher than they should based simply on the … Continue reading

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