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Rob Lashley is a Staff Writer and Online host for MMORPG.com. Rob's bald and when he isn't blinding people from the glare on his head talking in front of a camera you can chase him down on twitter @Grakulen or find him on YouTube @RobUnwraps.

March 2012
Last Active
September 2021
I'm Cautiously Excited About The Division

This weekend Ubisoft opened up the PC beta for the Division. Read on to find out why Rob is excited about what the Division represents and what he thinks of the game's potential.

The Test of Time - Champions Online

Rob is back with another entry in the Test of Time series. Next up? Champions Online.

Final Fantasy Explorers: Eidolon Hunter - Continuing to Push the Boundaries

Explorers continues to push boundaries in the Final Fantasy franchise. This entry takes the series in a new direction hunting Eidolons on the go with the Nintendo 3DS.

Mario & Luigi paper Jam: A Cut Above the Rest

The Mario Brothers are back in their fifth Mario & Luigi RPG. This time they are bringing their paper thin doppelgangers along for the ride.

When is it Pay to Win?

Rob’s back this week and stuck wondering, just what is “pay to win” anymore.

The Test of Time: DDO Part 2

Rob wraps up his adventures diving back into DDO this week and answer the question, does DDO stand the test of time?

Minimally Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Games

The sky is falling. The AAA MMORPG scene is in decay. We should all just take our sports balls and go home. Or maybe not. Rob thinks out loud on how some multiplayer features in single player console RPGs are offering features that could go a long way in a new crop of MMOs.

The Test of Time: Dungeons & Dragons Online

For a new year Rob starts a new column, The Test of Time. Take a look as Rob dives headlong back into DDO and reflects on what made this title worth remembering.

Rob Predicts Lots of Snark for 2016

For his first column in 2016 Rob takes a humorous look into what 2016 has in store. Take seriously at your own risk!

On the Table - Star Wars Force and Destiny

This month Rob returns with an On the Table that is topical to pop culture. Star Wars is back in theaters so he took a look at the newest core rule book to Fantasy Flight Games pen and paper Star Wars RPG.

2016 - The Year of Nintendo?

As sand slips through the hour glass these are the days of our…. Rob talks about what he is looking forward to in 2016.

It’s the End of the Year as We Know It, and I Feel Fine

I’m sitting here on Festivus writing my second to last column for the year and I would like to thank each of who visit the site. We couldn’t do what it is that we do around here without all of you readers out there stopping by and taking the time to read our reviews, musings, and predictions on games. I know time is limited and as I get older I realize just how precious of a commodity it is. So again, thank you.

Catching Up with the Team - Insights Into Development

We caught up with the Life is Feudal team to talk about the state of the game, where it's been and where it's headed as we steam into 2016. Find out what's in the works in our exclusive interview.

Elite in Name Only

With the small handful of ARPGMMOs that are beginning to be published for Western audiences you may be tempted to give this game a try. Don’t.

Initial Impressions of Webzen's Hack'n'Slash RPG

On November 24 ELOA was officially released. Known in its illegal western format as Inspirit Online, we've been poking around the official Western client from Webzen for a while now. Read on for Rob’s initial impressions of this new "Triple-Action" Hack’n’Slash RPG.