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What About a Detective MMO?

Posted Aug 04, 2010 by Suzie Ford

What About a Detective MMO?

MMORPG.com writer Bill Murphy has written today's staff blog. In it, he opines that the world just might be ready for a cops and robbers MMO. You know, some players would be criminals and some would be detectives. See if you think he's onto something!

Perhaps it’s a little too creepy to imagine a virtual game world in which players stalk around murdering NPCs (or worse) but I can’t help but feel APB missed a rare opportunity to do something really special.  Their game of cops and robbers is a fun and frenetically paced shootout, but there’s a more subtle layer to the balance of law and order (dun-dun!) which is completely missed.  I know the practice of dusting for prints and all that CSI stuff might not interest some folks in terms of game mechanics, but I grew up playing Police Quest.

Read more in the MMORPG.com Staff Blog.

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Suzie Ford / Suzie is the Associate Editor and News Manager at MMORPG.com. Follow her on Twitter @MMORPGMom