Trending Games | Elder Scrolls Online | Crowfall | Marvel Heroes | Guild Wars 2

  Network:  FPSguru RTSguru
Login:  Password:   Remember?  
Show Quick Gamelist Jump to Random Game
Members:2,931,802 Users Online:0
Games:764  Posts:6,342,304

Advertisement

Exclusive Editorials

Exclusive Editorials

An Announcement of an Announcement

Star Wars: The Old Republic

In this week's Star Wars: The Old Republic column, Mike Bitton takes a look at the recent announcement that BioWare will be... er, making an announcement at this week's San Diego Comic-Con.Posted Jul 20, 2011 by Michael Bitton

Kicking Combat Up a Notch

Guild Wars 2

In this week's Guild Wars 2 column, David North takes a peek at the combat in one of gaming's most hotly anticipated titles. There a whole lot of different factors that make combat in an MMO either special or forgettable, and David thinks he has a grasp on which is which. Posted Jul 19, 2011 by David North

Hellfire Ramparts... Again!

General

In this week's WoW Factor, Joseph Sanicky brings us along on his adventures and mishaps through one of The Outlands' earliest dungeons. Find out what kind of "misadventures" Joe had with PUGs in Blizzard's behemoth.Posted Jul 18, 2011

Why San Diego Comicon Sucks

General

In this week's SDCC-themed List, Industry Relations Manager Garrett Fuller takes a look at just how the mother of all Comicons has changed into something altogether unrecognizable. See if you agree with his assertion and be sure to add your own thoughts to the discussion.Posted Jul 18, 2011 by Garrett Fuller

Story of the Week: Green Lantern Hits DCUO

DC Universe Online

This week's Story of the Week is all about Hal Jordan, thanks to SOE's Austin Studio announcement from Fan Faire 2011. During the show, it was announced that DC Universe Online's first DLC pack would be "Fight the Light" and allow players the ability to make characters with Yellow and Green power rings. Posted Jul 16, 2011 by William Murphy

The Four Pillars of The Secret World

The Secret World

In this week's dedicated The Secret World column, Managing Editor Bill Murphy takes a look at what we learned from the EA Showcase's dungeon reveal. The classless system, the combat, the story, and more were discussed. Posted Jul 14, 2011 by William Murphy

Can Planetside 2 Redeem SOE?

General

In this week's column, Managing Editor Bill Murphy takes a look at the recent unveiling of Planetside 2 and wonders aloud whether or not the MMOFPS will be enough to bring SOE back into the good graces of the hardcore MMO gamer. Posted Jul 14, 2011 by William Murphy

The MMOFPS Can Rival the MMORPG

General

In this week's Devil's Advocate, Drew Wood takes a look at the MMOFPS and the stigma surrounding this relatively new breed of MMOs. Can the MMOFPS rival the MMORPG in terms of size, scope, and depth? The Devil's Advocate thinks it's possible.Posted Jul 13, 2011 by Drew Wood

Excerpts from the F2P Hater Handbook

General

In this week's The Free Zone, Richard Aihoshi shares with us a few passages from the ultra secret (and ultra fake) F2P Hater's Handbook. Take a look inside and see if you have what it takes to be a winning F2P Hater.Posted Jul 12, 2011 by Richard Aihoshi

Five Ways WoW Made the MMO Better

General

In this week's List, Managing Editor Bill Murphy takes a look at the 500 pound gorilla known as World of Warcraft and prattles off five reasons the world's most popular MMO has actually made the industry a better place. Check out his thoughts and see if you agree.Posted Jul 11, 2011 by William Murphy

Story of the Week: Planetside 2 Debuts in Vegas

PlanetSide

This week's crowning story has to no doubt go to the official unveiling of SOE's Planetside 2. Fans of the original have been waiting a long time for their first look at this sequel, and Vegas' Fan Faire did not disappoint.Posted Jul 9, 2011 by William Murphy

Story of the Week: Ding-Dong, Vader's Dead

Star Wars Galaxies

Every week we here at MMORPG.com take a look at the news and come up with the biggest scoop. This week, it was kind of a no-brainer as the world learned that SOE's Star Wars Galaxies is shutting down for good on December 15th, 2011.Posted Jun 25, 2011 by William Murphy

The Way Back Machine: The Agency: E3 2009 Preview

The Agency

This week in the Way Back Machine, MMORPG.com's own Drew Wood takes a look back at Dana Massey's preview of SOE's ill-fated game, The Agency from 2009's E3.Posted Apr 2, 2011 by Drew Wood

The Way Back Machine: LotRO's E3 2006 Preview

Lord of the Rings Online

This week in the Way Back Machine, MMORPG.com's Drew Wood takes a look at Danielle Vanderlip's May 18th, 2006 article previewing the then forthcoming Turbine MMO, Lord of the Rings Online.Posted Mar 27, 2011 by Drew Wood

The Way Back Machine: The Truth Behind Bugs

General

In this week's Way Back Machine, columnist Drew Wood takes a look at a November, 2009 article from one Mr. Scott Jennings; the Truth Behind Bugs, in which Scott takes a look at the problems with bugs in our MMOGs.Posted Mar 20, 2011 by

The Way Back Machine: BioWare at E3, 2006

Star Wars: The Old Republic

In this week's Way Back Machine, Drew Wood takes a look back, waaaaayyyyyyyy back, to an article written by Dana Massey after an opportunity to sit down with BioWare's Richard Vogel and Gordon Walton to discuss a then unspecified MMORPG. Check it out.Posted Mar 13, 2011 by Drew Wood

Silence is Deafening

Guild Wars 2

MMORPG.com Industry Relations Manager Garrett Fuller takes a look at Guild Wars 2 and the recent ArenaNet announcement that it will be released "when it is ready". While that statement might cause some to weep, wail and gnash their teeth, Garrett is content knowing that the team is focused on releasing a game that is complete, especially one that has the potential to set the MMO development bar for the next decade. Posted Nov 22, 2010 by Garrett Fuller

Dissecting the Acronym: RPG

General

In his column this week, MMORPG managing editor Jon Wood takes apart the acronym "RPG". As he states, the way one interprets the meaning of those three letters determines what is expected from an MMO-RPG. See if you agree with Jon's thoughts about what RPG means. Posted Jul 22, 2010 by Jon Wood

Comic-Con Expectations

Star Wars: The Old Republic

MMORPG.com Community Manager Michael Bitton has some thoughts about what folks attending this week's Comic Con in San Diego, CA might find out about Star Wars: The Old Republic. What will Bioware be bringing in its bag of goodies to show off to convention attendees? See what Mike thinks people will see in his Comic-Con Expectations article.Posted Jul 21, 2010 by Michael Bitton

Thoughts on Game Testing

Star Wars: The Old Republic

MMORPG.com Community Manager Michael Bitton has some thoughts about game testing. He offers insight into what it is, what it isn't, how to help when you do and, just maybe, reasons not to participate in game testing or beta testing your most highly-anticipated games. Posted Jul 14, 2010 by Michael Bitton