Richard Aihoshi has been writing about MMOGs since the mid-1990s, always with a global perspective. He has observed the emergence and growth of the free to play business model from its early days in both hemispheres. This column runs each Monday.
In this bi-weekly column, Matt "Formerly Known as Positron" Miller of City of Heroes fame seeks to clue MMO gamers in on the minds of developers, their decisions, and what it's like to craft these massive games.
Game maker turned two-bit writer, Mark Kern currently works on Firefall, the MMO Shooter. In between running Red 5 Studios and founding groups like LeagueForGamers.org, Mark covers topics on online games, game theory and industry trends. Follow him on twi
In this bi-weekly column, our writers explore the ins and outs of all things Telara. From in-game happenings, to news, events, and even a little controversy, no topic goes unturned as we get lost Tripping the Rift.
Jess Lebow is a veteran story teller, game writer, and novelist. He’s been in the game industry for over 10 years, working on titles ranging from Magic: The Gathering and Dungeons and Dragons to Guild Wars and Pirates of the Burning Sea.