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Going Broke on F2P

In this week's Coyote's Howling, MMORPG.com humorist Coyote Sharptongue discusses why the seemingly innocuous free-to-play business model ends up costing him an arm and a leg.

The NDA Goes Alderaan

As we've said, the NDA has lifted for press members for Star Wars: The Old Republic and excitement permeates the air. A day as grand as this one could not pass by without poignant remarks from our own Coyote. See what Coyote has to say about SWTOR and about NDAs and more in his latest column for MMORPG.com. Leave us your thoughts when you're done!

Game Piracy is B.S.

Coyote Sharptongue is back again with another column guaranteed to set teeth to gnashing and tongues to wagging. Called "Game Piracy is B.S.", Coyote takes aim at the boogeyman of online gaming: The erstwhile pirate. Check out Coyote's column and then leave your thoughts in the comments.

Quests that Suck

In his latest column, MMORPG.com's own Coyote Sharptongue turns his laser gaze at the quest system in most MMOs. That's right: Those quests that "suck", to put it succinctly. See what Coyote has to say about quests and what makes some of them so crappy. Let us know what you think in the comments.

Pwning teh Sciencez

Coyote Sharptongue is back again and ready to tickle your funny bone and tweak your nose at the same time. In this week's article, Coyote talks about how scientists are utilizing the power of the gamer to solve the mysteries of the universe. Check out Coyote's latest column and then weigh in with your thoughts in the comments.

Star Wars: The Old Trek

In his latest column here at MMORPG.com, Coyote takes a look at Star Wars: The Old Republic, not as someone who has memorized every word every developer has uttered since birth, but as someone who has read enough from the fan base to be annoyed. Only Coyote can turn that annoyance into something pointedly hysterical. Read on and then share your thoughts in the comments.

Zombies are Better than Vampires

Pirates and Ninjas. Capulets and Montagues. Daffy and Donald. Pittsburgh and Green Bay. The ages are replete with folks verbally sparring about why what they love is better than what someone else adores. In today's column, Coyote brings up another pairing that can divide families: Zombies and Vampires and the roles they play in today's culture. Read on and then leave the neutral zone to fight for what you love!

I'm a Seasoned Con-Goer

MMORPG.com's resident pundit, Coyote Sharptongue, has dragged himself to the keyboard after an exhausting convention season to pen a new educational article instructing would-be con-goers on the best way to survive. Check it out and then let us know what you're thinking in the comments.


In today's Coyote's Howling, venerable Coyote takes on the notion that all MMOs today are WoW clones and that innovation is rather lacking. Check out Coyote's thoughts about reading quests, deadly zones and something called "corpse zones". Leave us a couple of comments after you're finished reading.

Who Else is Sick of Comic Book Movies?

Comic books. We all love 'em. But what is it these days with every comic book hero (or villain) being given their own Hollywood treatment? In Coyote's Howling, venerable columnist Coyote entertains the idea that maybe this sort of thing simply must STOP. Check it out and then leave your comments!

A Gaggle of Geeks

In his latest Coyote's Howling column, Sir Coyote lets us in on a little secret: He's a geek, something we readily accept here at MMORPG.com. Problem is that his "real life" co-workers don't get it. So when attending things like Dragon*Con, he's got a lot of explaining to do. See just what he says to get over that awkward, "Oh I see..." moment. Read on!

Game at Your Own Risk

There is no question that MMORPG.com's Coyote Sharptongue casts a laser sight on the gaming world. In today's column, Coyote talks about the various ailments that can befall any one of us as gamers. Check out Dr. Sharptongue's diagnosis and treatment of all that ails you. Let us know what you think!

Death of the Computer

MMORPG.com's own Coyote Sharptongue is back at it again and this week, he's taking direct aim at something as simple as an overheard statement in an electronics store; "In a few years, no one will be using or even owning a home computer". See what Coyote's reaction looks like in this week's edition of Coyote's Howling.

How to Deal With Non-Gaming Friends

MMORPG.com's Coyote Sharptongue explains how to deal with your non-gaming friends when you've just got to stand them up due to your super important gaming commitments in this latest edition of Coyote's Howling.

I Stole From My Mother

The infamous Coyote Sharptongue is new to MMORPG.com but not necessarily new to many of our readers. We're pleased to bring his pithy wit to our site for your reading pleasure. No introduction is better than his own so without further ado...read on!