Trending Games | Magerealm | Continent of the Ninth Seal | Guild Wars 2 | Skyforge

    Facebook Twitter YouTube
Login:  Password:   Remember?  
Show Quick Gamelist Jump to Random Game
Members:2,996,277 Users Online:0
Games:841  Posts:6,462,000
Recent forum postsRSS
Active threads
Cloud view
List all forums
General Forums
Developers Corner General Discussion
Popular Game Forums
Click a status to find game forum
Game Forums
Click a letter to find game forum
2029 Online 2112: Revolution 2Moons 4Story 8BitMMO 9 Dragons A Mystical Land A Tale in the Desert III A3 ACE Online AD2460 ARGO Online Aberoth Absolute Force Online Absolute Terror Achaea Adellion Aerrevan Aetolia, the Midnight Age Age of Armor Age of Conan Age of Empires Online Age of Mourning Age of Wulin Age of Wushu Aida Arenas Aika Aion Albion Online Alganon All Points Bulletin (APB) Allods Online Altis Gates Amazing World Anarchy Online Ancients of Fasaria Andromeda 5 Angels Online Angry Birds Epic Anime Ninja Anime Pirates Anime Trumps Anmynor Anno Online Applo Arcane Hearts Arcane Legends ArchLord ArcheAge Archeblade Archlord 2 Archlord X Armored Warfare Ascend: Hand of Kul Asda 2 Asda Story Ashen Empires Asheron's Call Asheron's Call 2 Astera Online Astonia III Astro Empires Astro Lords: Oort CLoud Asura Force Atlantica Online Atriarch Aura Kingdom Aurora Blade Auto Assault Avatar Star Battle Dawn Battle Dawn Galaxies Battle for Graxia Battle of 3 Kingdoms Battle of the Immortals Battlecruiser Online Battlestar Galactica Online Battlestar Reloaded Beyond Protocol Bionic Marine Command Online Black Aftermath Black Desert Black Gold Black Prophecy Black Prophecy Tactics: Nexus Conflict Blackguards 2 Blacklight Retribution Blade & Soul Blade Hunter Blade Wars Blazing Throne Bless Blitz 1941 Blood and Jade Bloodborne Bloodlines Champions Boot Hill Heroes Borderlands 2 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Bound by Flame Bounty Bay Online Brain Storm Bravada Bravely Default Bravely Second Brawl Busters. Brick-Force Bright Shadow Bullet Run Business Tycoon Online CTRacer Cabal Online Caesary Call of Camelot Call of Gods Call of Thrones Camelot Unchained Canaan Online Cardmon Hero Cartoon Universe CasinoRPG Cast & Conquer Castle Empire Castlot Celtic Heroes Champions Online Champions of Regnum Chaos Online Child of Light Chroma Squad Chrono Tales Citadel of Sorcery CitiesXL Citizen Zero City of Decay City of Heroes City of Steam City of Transformers City of Villains Civilization Online Clan Lord Clash of Clans Cloud Nine Club Penguin Colony of War Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances Company of Heroes Online Conquer Online Conquer Online 3 Continent of the Ninth (C9) Core Blaze Core Exiles Corum Online Craft of Gods Crimecraft Crimelife 2 Cronous Crota II Crowfall Crusaders of Solaris Cultures Online Cyber Monster 2 Cyberpunk 2077 Céiron Wars
D&D Online DC Universe DK Online DOTA DOTA 2 DUST 514 DV8: Exile Dalethaan Dance Groove Online Dark Age of Camelot Dark Ages Dark Legends Dark Orbit Dark Relic: Prelude Dark Solstice Dark Souls 2 Dark and Light DarkEden Online DarkSpace Darkblood Online Darkest Dungeon Darkfall Darkfall: Unholy Wars Darkwind: War on Wheels Das Tal Dawn of Fantasy Dawntide DayZ Dead Earth Dead Frontier Dead Island Dead Island 2 Dead Island: Riptide Deco Online Deep Down Deepworld Defiance Deicide Online Dekaron Demons at the Horizon Desert Operations Destiny Diablo 3 Diamonin Digimon Battle Dino Storm Disciple Divergence Divina Divine Souls Divinity: Original Sin Dofus Dominus Online Dragon Age: Inquisition Dragon Ball Online Dragon Born Online Dragon Crusade Dragon Empires Dragon Eternity Dragon Fin Soup Dragon Heart Online Dragon Nest Dragon Oath Dragon Pals Dragon Raja Dragon's Call Dragon's Call II Dragon's Prophet DragonSky DragonSoul Dragona Dragonica Dragons and Titans Drakengard 3 Dream of Mirror Online Dreamland Online Dreamlords: The Reawakening Drift City Duels Dungeon Blitz Dungeon Fighter Online Dungeon Overlord Dungeon Party Dungeon Rampage Dungeon Runners Dungeon of the Endless Dying Light Dynastica Dynasty Warriors Online Dynasty of the Magi EIN (Epicus Incognitus) EVE Online Earth Eternal Earth and Beyond Earthlock: Festival of Magic Earthrise Eclipse War Ecol Tactics Online Eden Eternal Edge of Space Einherjar - The Viking's Blood Elder Scrolls Online Eldevin Elf Online Elite: Dangerous Embers of Caerus Emil Chronicle Online Empire Empire & State Empire Craft Empire Universe 3 EmpireQuest Empires of Galldon End of Nations Endless Ages Endless Blue Moon Online Endless Online Entropia Universe EpicDuel Erebus: Travia Reborn Eredan Eternal Blade Eternal Lands Eternal Saga Ether Fields Ether Saga Online Eudemons Online EuroGangster EverEmber Online EverQuest Next EverQuest Online Adventures Evernight Everquest Everquest II Evony Exarch Exorace F.E.A.R. Online Fable Legends Face of Mankind Fairyland Online Fall of Rome Fallen Earth Fallen Sword Fallout 4 Fallout Online Family Guy Online Fantage Fantasy Earth Zero Fantasy Realm Online Fantasy Tales Online Fantasy Worlds: Rhynn Faunasphere Faxion Online Fearless Fantasy Ferentus Ferion Fiesta Online Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Final Fantasy XI Final Fantasy XIV Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Firefall Fists of Fu Florensia Flyff Football Manager Live Football Superstars Force of Arms Forge Forsaken Uprising Forsaken World Fortnite Fortuna Forum for Discussion of Everlight Freaky Creatures Free Realms Freesky Online Freeworld Fung Wan Online Furcadia Fury Fusion Fall
GRAV GalaXseeds Galactic Command Online Game of Thrones: Seven Kingdoms Gameglobe Gate To Heavens Gates of Andaron Gatheryn Gauntlet Gekkeiju Online Ghost Online Ghost Recon Online Gladiatus Glitch Global Agenda Global Soccer Gloria Victis Glory of Gods GoGoRacer Goal Line Blitz Gods Rush Gods and Heroes GodsWar Online Golemizer Golf Star GoonZu Online Graal Kingdoms Granado Espada Online Grand Chase Grand Fantasia Grepolis Grimlands Guild Wars Guild Wars 2 Guild Wars Factions Guild Wars Nightfall H1Z1 Habbo Hotel Hailan Rising HaloSphere2 Hand of Fate Haven & Hearth Hawken Heart Forth Alicia Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Helbreath Hellgate Hellgate: London Hello Kitty Online Hero Online Hero Zero Hero's Journey Hero: 108 Online HeroSmash Heroes & Generals Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar Heroes in the Sky Heroes of Atlan Heroes of Bestia Heroes of Gaia Heroes of Might and Magic Online Heroes of Thessalonica Heroes of Three Kingdoms Heroes of the Storm Hex Holic Online Hostile Space Hunter Blade Huxley Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition Illutia Illyriad Immortals USA Immune Imperator Imperian Inferno Legend Infestation: Survivor Stories Infinite Crisis Infinity Infinity Iris Online Iron Grip: Marauders Irth Worlds Island Forge Islands of War Istaria: Chronicles of the Gifted Jade Dynasty Jagged Alliance Online Juggernaut Jumpgate Jumpgate Evolution KAL Online Kakele Online Kaos War Karos Online Kartuga Kicks Online Kill Strain King of Kings 3 Kingdom Heroes Kingdom Under Fire II Kingdom of Drakkar Kingory Kings Era Kings and Legends Kings of the Realm KingsRoad Kitsu Saga Kiwarriors Knight Age Knight Online Knights of Dream City Kothuria Kung Foo! Kunlun Online Kyn L.A.W. LEGO Universe La Tale Land of Chaos Online Landmark Lands of Hope: Redemption LastChaos League of Angels League of Legends - Clash of Fates Legend of Edda: Vengeance Legend of Golden Plume Legend of Grimrock 2 Legend of Katha Legend of Mir 2 Legend of Mir 3 Legendary Champions Lego Minifigures Online Lichdom: Battlemage Life is Feudal Light of Nova Lime Odyssey Line of Defense Lineage Lineage Eternal: Twilight Resistance Lineage II Linkrealms Loong Online Lord of the Rings Online Lords Online Lords of the Fallen Lords of the Fallen 2 Lost Saga Lucent Heart Lunia Lusternia: Age of Ascension Luvinia World
MU Online Mabinogi Maestia: Rise of Keledus MagiKnights Magic Barrage Magic World Online Manga Fighter MapleStory Martial Heroes Marvel Heroes Marvel Super Hero Squad Online Marvel: Avengers Alliance Mass Effect 4 MechWarrior Online Megaten Meridian 59 : Evolution Merlin MetalMercs Metaplace Metin 2 MicroVolts Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Midkemia Online Might & Magic Heroes Online Might & Magic Heroes: Kingdoms Might & Magic X: Legacy MilMo Minecraft Mini Fighter Minions of Mirth Ministry of War Monato Esprit Monkey King Online Monkey Quest Monster & Me Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate Monster Madness Online MonsterMMORPG Moonlight Online: Tales of Eternal Blood Moonrise Mordavia Mortal Online Mourning My Lands Myst Online: URU Live Myth Angels Online Myth War Myth War 2 Mythborne Mytheon Mythic Saga Mythos N.E.O Online NIDA Online Nadirim Naviage: The Power of Capital Navy Field Necropolis Need for Speed World Nemexia Neo's Land NeoSteam Neocron Nether Neverwinter Nexus: The Kingdom Of The Winds NinjaTrick NosTale Nova Genesis Novus Aeterno Oberin Odin Quest Odyssey RPG Ogre Island Omerta 3 Online Boxing Manager Onverse Oort Online Order & Chaos Online Order of Magic Original Blood Origins Return Origins of Malu Orion's Belt Otherland Forums OverSoul Overkings Overwatch Oz Online Oz World Pandora Saga Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen Panzar Parabellum Parallel Kingdom Parfait Station Path of Exile Pathfinder Online Perfect World Perpetuum Online Persona V Phantasy Star Online 2 Phantasy Star Universe Phoenix Dynasty Online Phylon Pi Story Picaroon Pillars of Eternity Pirate Galaxy Pirate Storm Pirate101 PirateKing Online Pirates of the Burning Sea Pirates of the Caribbean Online Pixie Hollow Planeshift Planet Arkadia Planet Calypso PlanetSide 2 Planetside Planets³ Playboy Manager Pocket Legends Pockie Ninja Pockie Pirates Pockie Saints Pokémon X and Y PoxNora Prime World Prime: Battle for Dominus Priston Tale Priston Tale II Prius Online Prodigy Project Blackout Project Gorgon Project Powder Project Titan Forums Project Wiki Project Zomboid Puzzle Pirates Quest for Infamy Quickhit Football
R2 Online RAN Online RF Online ROSE Online Rage of 3 Kingdoms Ragnarok Online Ragnarok Online II RaiderZ Rail Nation Rakion Rappelz RappelzSEA Ravenmarch Realm Fighter Realm of Sierra Realm of the Mad God Realm of the Titans Realms Online Rebel Galaxy Reclamation Red Stone Red War: Edem's Curse Regnum Online Remnant Knights Renaissance Repulse Requiem: Memento Mori Rift RiotZone Rise Rise of Dragonian Era Rise of Empire Rise of the Tycoon Risen 3: Titan Lords Rising of King Risk Your Life Rivality Rockfree Rohan: Blood Feud Role Play Worlds Roll n Rock Roma Victor Romadoria Rosh Online Roto X Rubies of Eventide Ruin Online Rumble Fighter Runes of Magic Runescape Rust Rusty Hearts Ryzom S4 League SAGA SD Gundam Capsule Fighter Online SMITE SUN Sacred 3 Sagramore Salem SaySayGirls Scarlet Blade Scions of Fate Seal Online: Evolution Second Chance Heroes Second Life Secret of the Solstice Seed Serenia Fantasy Seven Seas Saga Seven Souls Online Sevencore Shadow Realms Shadow of Legend Shadowbane Shadowgate Shadowrun Chronicles Shaiya Shards Online Shattered Galaxy Sho Online Shot Online Shroud of the Avatar SideQuest Siege on Stars Sigonyth: Desert Eternity Silkroad Online Skyblade Skyforge SmashMuck Champions Smoo Online Soldier Front Soul Master Soul Order Online Soul of Guardian South Park: The Stick of Truth Space Heroes Universe Sparta: War of Empires Spellcasters Sphere Spiral Knights Spirit Tales Splash Fighters Squad Wars Star Citizen Star Conflict Star Sonata 2 Star Stable Star Supremacy Star Trek Online Star Trek: Infinite Space Star Wars Galaxies Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures Star Wars: The Old Republic StarQuest Online Starbound Stargate Worlds Starlight Story Starpires State of Decay SteelWar Online Stone Age 2 Stormfall: Age of War Stormthrone Storybricks Stronghold Kingdoms Styx: Master of Shadows Sudden Attack Supremacy 1914 Supreme Destiny Sword Coast Legends Sword Girls Sword of Destiny: Rise of Aions SwordX Swords of Heavens Swordsman
TERA TS Online TUG Tabula Rasa Tactica Online Tales Runner Tales of Fantasy Tales of Pirates Tales of Pirates II Tales of Solaris Talisman Online Tamer Saga Tank Ace Tantra Online Tatsumaki: Land at War Terra Militaris TerraWorld Online Terraria Thang Online The 4th Coming The Agency The Aurora World The Banner Saga The Banner Saga 2 The Black Watchmen The Chronicle The Chronicles of Spellborn The Crew The Division The Epic Might The Hammers End The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2 The Legend of Ares The Lost Titans The Matrix Online The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot The Missing Ink The Mummy Online The Myth of Soma The Pride of Taern The Realm Online The Repopulation The Secret World The Sims Online The Strategems The West The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Theralon There Therian Saga Thrones of Chaos Tibia Tibia Micro Edition Tiger Knight Titan Siege Titans of Time Toontown Online Top Speed Topia Online Torchlight Torment: Tides of Numenera Total Domination Transformers Universe Transistor Transverse Trapped Dead: Lockdown Traveller AR Travia Online Travian Triad Wars Trials of Ascension Tribal Hero Tribal Wars Tribes Universe Trickster Online Trove Troy Online True Fantasy Live Online Turf Battles Twelve Sky Twelve Sky 2 Twilight War Tynon U.B. Funkeys UFO Online URDEAD Online Ultima Forever: Quest for the Avatar Ultima Online Ultima X: Odyssey Ultimate Naruto Ultimate Soccer Boss Uncharted Waters Online Undercover 2: Merc Wars Underlight Unification Wars Universe Online Utherous Utopia Valkyrie Sky Vampire Lord Online Vanguard: Saga of Heroes Vanquish Space Vector City Racers Vendetta Online Victory - Age of Racing Vindictus Virtonomics Vis Gladius Visions of Zosimos VoidExpanse Voyage Century Online W.E.L.L. Online WAR (Warhammer Online) WAR2 Glory WYD Global Wakfu War Thunder War of 2012 War of Angels War of Legends War of Mercenaries War of Thrones War of the Immortals WarFlow Waren Story Warflare Wargame1942 Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade Warhammer 40K: Dark Millennium Online Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes Warkeepers Warrior Epic Wartune Wasteland 2 WebLords Wild West Online WildStar Wind of Luck WindSlayer 2 Wings of Destiny Wish Wizard101 Wizardry Online Wizards and Champions Wonder King Wonderland Online World Golf Tour World of Battles World of Darkness World of Heroes World of Kung Fu World of Pirates World of Speed World of Tanks World of Tanks Generals World of Warcraft World of Warplanes World of Warriors World of Warships World of the Living Dead WorldAlpha Wurm Online Xenoblade Chronicles 3D Xenoblade Chronicles: X Xenocell Xiah Xsyon Xulu YS Online Yitien ZU Online Zentia Zero Online Zero Online: The Andromeda Crisis Zodiac Online Zombies Ate My Pizza eRepublik Discussion Forums

General Discussion

General Discussion 

News & Features Discussion  » General: Blizzard's Titan Reset for 2016 & Official Statement

7 Pages « 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » Search
121 posts found

Novice Member

Joined: 5/01/13
Posts: 145

5/29/13 12:41:22 AM#61
I wouldn't want to compete with ps4 and eq3 launch either. Some times even blizzard has to realize that they are novice in the MMO market compared to SOE

Novice Member

Joined: 3/18/13
Posts: 259

"You are mine, I'm yours, and if we die, we die. But first we'll live." Ygritte

5/29/13 12:47:43 AM#62

Disappointing news to say the least but oh well...not like we knew much to begin with.

I for one was looking forward to seeing what Blizzard had up its sleeve....which I guess was nothing.


Far as EQNext goes...was it in direct competition with it? I don't understand why Titan's issues being a boon to EQ?

MMORPG Gamers/Developers need a reality check!


Advanced Member

Joined: 10/20/10
Posts: 1904

5/29/13 1:03:40 AM#63

To me it seems more they just lost their magic....

Diablo 3 - not good enough
Cataclysm - not good enough
MoP - totaly not good enough

Not same people working on all games, but Blizzard havent released 1 popping eyeball tripple A game for some time now....

Good designers set sail and know exactly where they are heading, Blizzard last 5 years ?
Not so much.


Hard Core Member

Joined: 11/23/05
Posts: 2279

"Playing things I shouldn''t be playing since 1977."

5/29/13 1:05:25 AM#64

I smell a vaporware legend in the making.

This is, for me, show that Blizzard is facing an existential crisis.  Of course, they are in good shape now.  In a couple years time, however, they will have completed their StarCraft II trilogy, they'll limp along with a now-decade old World of Warcraft, with nothing else.  Everything hinges on Titan.  You would think that the 800lb gorilla of online gaming, the one who took on Games Workshop and won, the most potent force outside of EA in computer entertainment would have a clear plan at this stage for a game that's so important for its future...and yet they have nothing to show after seven years.

Now there are two possibilities.  It could be that they were working on an assumption about what Titan wanted to be, but saw something recently that told them it wasn't going to work.  That's scary.

But what's even more scary is the other possibility: that when the Titan project team were compiling the footage for what they were wanting to show, it was just utter crap.  That's even scarier.

But maybe the most scary thing is that there was no was all just coffee talk and rumor mill cooler talk...until they actually said they had something, and said they'd show it.

Any way you slice it, a slowdown at this stage is really troublesome.  This is the stage of the development cycle when energy is high, the enthusiasm is high and the need to hit the ground with the hype is strong.  If they experience delays now, just imagine what will happen when they actually get into the thick of it, having to lay code down for weeks on end and trace down fatal exceptions.  2016?  Try 2020.

But given Blizzard's problem of being "stuck in the 90s" with its unimaginative StarCraft and Diablo updates, it seems plausible.  This is not a company that knows how to innovate; it does a couple things very well and they stick with what worked.

"Its sad when people use religion to feel superior, its even worse to see people using a video game to do it."

"...when it comes to pimping EVE I have little restraints."
--Hellmar, CEO of CCP.

"It's like they took a gun, put it to their nugget sack and pulled the trigger over and over again, each time telling us how great it was that they were shooting themselves in the balls."
--Exar_Kun on SWG's NGE


Novice Member

Joined: 5/29/13
Posts: 5

5/29/13 1:13:45 AM#65
Interesting news from blizzard. Looking forward for the launch of the game.

Advanced Member

Joined: 10/20/10
Posts: 1904

5/29/13 1:18:49 AM#66

^aye agreed 100%

From rumors alone it would have been a time travel mmo...
From mythical to present to Future settings.

I woulnt like that kind of stuff tbh, but iam just 1 sheep in the flock.

If they go back to the drawing boards once more and scrapped their current plans thats a sign of not knowing what to do.
This project Titan is so old now....
Many WoW players are burned out and are looking to other options.

Titan could have filled that need, but now other mmo's on the horizon might absorb a large % of those players.

Wildstar / FF ARR / Archeage / Black Desert / Elders Scroll / ETC ETC ETC
All good mmo's even if i dont like some of those.

Blizzard must also know that World of Warcraft was a 1 time only mega mmo, it wont happen again, way to many good mmo's out there now.


Advanced Member

Joined: 10/15/06
Posts: 153

i <3 MMO's

5/29/13 1:23:40 AM#67
I agree that Wildstar is pretty well set now. But maybe Blizzard has something else up their sleeves for blizzcon.

Monster Hunter Veteran since '04.
Currently playing: MH4U, Bloodborne, FFXIV, and a bit of GW2 on the side.


Apprentice Member

Joined: 3/20/13
Posts: 456

5/29/13 1:31:03 AM#68
MoP was a lackluster effort, I'd venture to say they designed Titan with many of WoW's core features only to realize the game is seriously out of date. A smart strategic move but it may prove very costly if a block-buster comes along, I'm looking at you WildStar. 

Apprentice Member

Joined: 8/20/08
Posts: 144

- A coyote.- There aren't any coyotes in England.

5/29/13 1:36:46 AM#69
Originally posted by SBFord

UPDATE: reached out to Blizzard Entertainment and received the following in reply:

Thanks for reaching out to us.

We've always had a highly iterative development process, and the unannounced MMO is no exception. We've come to a point where we need to make some large design and technology changes to the game. We're using this opportunity to shift some of our resources to assist with other projects while the core team adapts our technology and tools to accommodate these new changes. Note that we haven’t announced any dates for the MMO.

This year's Blizzcon attendees hoping to finally hear more about Titan will be disappointed to hear that the project has been rebooted and is now looking at 2016 for release. Games Beat claims that a "source close to the project" gave them the information and that seventy of the one hundred employees on Titan have been reassigned to other projects for the time being.

Read more at Games Beat.


If Blizzard have stated 2016 for a release then it's no where near ...... they nip and tuck at their games for years just making them super slick, so with that in mind 2017 / 18 would not be impossible. Also I think that originally they felt that they could run both the WOW franchise and the new Titan MMO at the same time and a couple of years ago this seemed plausible. However things are changing at the moment for them and cracks are starting to appear and losing significant chunks of player base over the next couple of years would hit them hard and so I reckon they are going to do a little tidying.

It would not surprise me that with the likes of Wildstar coming out with all of it's housing and multi - features with a more modern engine and being 'similar' in terms of style to wow has made them slightly nervous. Warcraft is still incredibly popular, though needs upgrading and that I think is basically what they are now going to do with the employee shift. Completely overhauling the graphics and character rendering, then adding housing alongside a real warhorse of an expansion could most certainly maintain their market share. A couple of new races would also not go amiss with maybe a level grind that could miss out a lot of current and over familiar material.

Titan is an unknown even for them and so of course has a risk factor .... it could fail, probably won't but pinning all of your futures on it is just ridiculous when you already have the best MMO IP on the planet. World of Warcraft 2 or 'World's of Starcraft' would be worth pursuing .... they could merge the two really and through in some 'adult' Diablo dungeon's where you have to be a proven over 18 to play would be great. 

The theory of Titan being based around World History past and then a 'possible' future with time travel etc sounds brilliant and I am sure it will make an excellent MMO... but they already still have one that they would be fools to let crumble. So I will imagine we will be getting some huge announcements regarding WOW in the very near future...

I can also see them really going for a Playstation 4 / Xbox One MMO ....basically WOW for the console in the light of present reveals.


Hard Core Member

Joined: 1/06/07
Posts: 482

5/29/13 1:44:56 AM#70

Originally posted by Roxtarr
They just left a huge door wide open for WildStar



Novice Member

Joined: 3/14/04
Posts: 141

5/29/13 2:09:28 AM#71
More like they're reworking the game from the ground up to be based entirely around a RMAH since it worked so well for another game it took them 10 years to make

Novice Member

Joined: 9/04/09
Posts: 241

5/29/13 3:00:29 AM#72
Originally posted by ReallyNow10

My guess is because of the recent popularity with sandbox design and the broad disenchantment with linear story-driven themeparks.  I bet Titan was loaded with phasing and cutscenes and annoying pop culture references.  Insead, looks like Blizzard is going to step back and watch these new AAA sandbox projects launch and assess the results and popularity, then go back and re-design Titan.

Smart move, Blizzard.

Pretty much what i thought. This could be a good thing.


Novice Member

Joined: 10/30/03
Posts: 347

5/29/13 3:05:58 AM#73
Originally posted by Rayshe
Come on Blizz. Chinese Democracy took lest time to release than this.

And look how that ended up!   lol!

Hey TSW Players for Mission guides, Lore Locations and stuff....


Novice Member

Joined: 1/13/10
Posts: 8

5/29/13 3:29:33 AM#74
Except! Except! There is one thing that conceptually tops WoD: INFINITY! :))

Novice Member

Joined: 11/22/10
Posts: 460

5/29/13 4:23:54 AM#75
Originally posted by Panzerbase
MoP was a lackluster effort, I'd venture to say they designed Titan with many of WoW's core features only to realize the game is seriously out of date. A smart strategic move but it may prove very costly if a block-buster comes along, I'm looking at you WildStar. 

I think you're probably quite close to the truth but I don't think Wildstar will be the game to watch, EQNext is what I'm pegging my hopes on for a future blockbuster.


Hard Core Member

Joined: 6/12/09
Posts: 1101

5/29/13 4:39:17 AM#76
Originally posted by BillMurphy
This REALLY makes me hopeful for EQNext, on a personal note.

Yep this is the one im realy waiting to see more of, cant wait till August personly.

I see SOE taking risks and trying new thing and experimenting but all i see blizzard realy doing recently is coping stuff from other games and polishing it up, im yet to see an original idea from blizzard it 10+ years but maybe they find somthing original with Titan but it would surprise me if they just delayed it so they can copy thing from EQNext since SoE keeping it in dark atm so they couldnt get there ideas, this is my option so dont get me wrong its just my personal option on blizzard and SOE.


Hard Core Member

Joined: 2/27/07
Posts: 7157

5/29/13 4:40:51 AM#77
Originally posted by Coolit
Originally posted by Panzerbase
MoP was a lackluster effort, I'd venture to say they designed Titan with many of WoW's core features only to realize the game is seriously out of date. A smart strategic move but it may prove very costly if a block-buster comes along, I'm looking at you WildStar. 

I think you're probably quite close to the truth but I don't think Wildstar will be the game to watch, EQNext is what I'm pegging my hopes on for a future blockbuster.

Have to agree, EQNext is what many of us are looking forward to.  Hoping that SOE can again become a leader in the genre.

I think that Blizzard had another themepark and they realized it was dated even before release.  


Made History

Joined: 7/11/11
Posts: 6496

Pink, it's like red but not quite.

5/29/13 4:46:34 AM#78
Originally posted by Ozmodan
Originally posted by Coolit
Originally posted by Panzerbase
MoP was a lackluster effort, I'd venture to say they designed Titan with many of WoW's core features only to realize the game is seriously out of date. A smart strategic move but it may prove very costly if a block-buster comes along, I'm looking at you WildStar. 

I think you're probably quite close to the truth but I don't think Wildstar will be the game to watch, EQNext is what I'm pegging my hopes on for a future blockbuster.

Have to agree, EQNext is what many of us are looking forward to.  Hoping that SOE can again become a leader in the genre.

I think that Blizzard had another themepark and they realized it was dated even before release.  

Hope the chanting works, cuz Bliz got no one left to crib ideas from.

Self-pity imprisons us in the walls of our own self-absorption. The whole world shrinks down to the size of our problem, and the more we dwell on it, the smaller we are and the larger the problem seems to grow.


Novice Member

Joined: 11/26/04
Posts: 1379

5/29/13 4:47:10 AM#79
I am not surprised. New consoles are coming out and technology has come a long way from 2007, especially game engines and related technology. The same happened with Diablo 3, remember.

"The person who experiences greatness must have a feeling for the myth he is in."


Elite Member

Joined: 2/21/06
Posts: 5427

5/29/13 4:52:11 AM#80

Like I already said in another topic about this:

When you go back to the drawing Board, all you need is the Director/Producer, the designers and some (concept) artists and maybe a handful of devs to do some POC coding.

This redesign process can take up to a year. A huge Waste of Money and Resources to keep 70% of the staff fidling their thumbs for months up to a year, while they could be put to good use in other Projects in the meantime.

And seeing how WoW now is on it's decline for real and by the looks of it losing a couple million subs a year as continuing trend.

They most likely came to the conclusion that WoW 2.0 might now be a serious option. And in 2016 (which can, as others have said, easily end up being 2017 or 2018 instead With delays) WoW will be over 12 years old and most likely have fallen Down to just a million+ subs.

So then it would be a Perfect time to release a brand new WoW 2.0, with improved Graphics and New/improved and more modern gameplay to get all those people back again.

And you can bet that there will be millions of People in line again to buy WoW 2.0. As if Blizzard is good at something, then it's sure as hell in excellent marketing!

7 Pages « 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » Search