MMOs have been around for a long time and have morphed and changed over the decades now as we enter 2017. We're in a period which I would consider the second era of MMOs with Ultima Online for all intents and purposes kickstarting the genre back in 1997. Games began simple and expanded over time, breaking off into sub genres, independent projects, and huge AAA titles. Let’s look at a few titles which made this leap and how studios are bringing the genre back to what we all loved in the first place.
Read more of Garrett Fuller's The New MMO - Streamlining Systems.