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Interview: Chatting Lost Ark's Second Anniversary With Franchise Lead Soomin Park

We had the chance to chat about Lost Ark's second anniversary here in the West with Franchise Lead Soomin Park, where we talked about the changes leading up to now, as well as what the future holds for the MMOARPG.


Interview: Chatting Ten Years Of World Of Tanks Modern Armor With Wargaming

Wargaming is celebrating ten years of World of Tanks Modern Armor, its free-to-play flagship leading the charge for its roster of World War 2 combat games. We had the chance to chat with the Wargaming team about the last ten years of World of Tanks.


Path of Exile 2's Game Director Interview Happening Today On Twitch

Path of Exile 2's game director Jonathan Rogers is closing out 2023 with a livestreamed interview with one of Path of Exile's major content creators, Kripparrian, later today.


Latest Greg Street Interview Talks Creative Freedom Under NetEase, Connecting Shards, And More

Greg Street, the studio head at the newly announced Fantastic Pixel Castle, sat down for an hour-long discussion with Twitch streamer Kanon_XO to talk about the upcoming MMO his team is working on. The discussion was wide-ranging, hitting on creative freedom under NetEase, monetization, and more.


BlizzCon 2023 Interview: World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Classic Aims To Recapture Nostalgia, Despite Some Changes

World of Warcraft: Cataclysm is likely the most divisive expansion in WoW's long history, yet Blizzard is dedicated to preserving that nostalgia brought on by Deathwing's havoc. Kazuma sat down with the Classic team at BlizzCon to talk about crafting Cataclysm Classic, despite some changes on the horizon to the classic expansion.


BlizzCon 2023 Interview: WoW: The War Within's Encounters And Visual Teams Work Hand In Hand

The War Within is the next expansion in World of Warcraft--the first part of the new Worldsoul Saga. How the teams build this new expansion is key, though. During BlizzCon 2023, we sat down with the Blizzard team to talk about how they are working together to create The War Within.


BlizzCon 2023: World Of Warcraft's Development Pace Is Faster Thanks To Dragonflight As Devs Looked To Address Shadowlands Feedback

During BlizzCon 2023, the World of Warcraft team announced that the next few expansions would be released faster than players are used to, highlighted by the fact that the MMO developer showcased the next three expansions on stage. The team's development process to do so apparently results from feedback from Shadowlands' glacial pace of content releases, according to the developers in a group interview over the weekend.


Ember Sword Asserts 'There's a Lot of Misconceptions About Web3' | Interview | MMONFT

In this interview Steven speaks with Bright Star Studios CEO Mark Laursen about Web3 and NFTs. How have things changes since 2020?


Ember Sword's New Engine Could Be a Major MMORPG Game Changer | Interview

In our interview with Joris, we talked about innovation of their custom engine, the power of asynchronous streaming, and their potential contribution to revolutionize MMORPGs as we know them.


Interview: Black Desert Online Devs' Community Efforts Show Its Passion For Its Players

Community is the lifeblood of an MMORPG, and keeping that community engaged in meaningful ways is key to Black Desert's success over the past few years. We talked with Pearl Abyss America CEO Jeonghee Jin as well as a few content creators over the weekend about its approach to engaging and growing that community.


Fallout 76 Quest Designer Says The Studio's 'Hubris Caught Up' With Them When Discussing Troubled Launch

In a recent interview with YouTube channel MinnMax, Bethesda veteran Bruce Nesmith touched on Fallout 76's disastrous launch, stating that the team's "hubris caught up" with them. He goes on to say that the studio was starting to talk itself into thinking it was "infallible," thanks to all the critical acclaim.


Building LotRO's Corsairs of Umbar: How MMO Expansions Come To Life

Over the course of an MMO's life, expansions are oftentimes the lifeblood that continues to fuel them. They expand the stories and worlds we love. In this multi-part series, we dive into how LotRO's Corsairs of Umbar took shape, from its first planning phases through its reveal. In this part, we learn how Corsairs of Umbar started its life in the minds of its developers.


Interview: Chatting Lost Ark's Jump Start Servers, Balance And More With Amazon's Soomin Park

We sat down with Amazon Games's Soomin Park, the Franchise Lead on Lost Ark, to talk about a myriad of subjects, from the recent jump start servers, Thaemine raid on the Korean version, and much more.


Interview: World of Warcraft Devs Dish Details on Guardians of the Dream Update

Blizzard has just revealed the next major update for World of Warcraft: Dragonflight is 10.2 Guardians of the Dream. Robin had the chance to chat with some of the developers at Blizzard about the upcoming update.


Gamescom 2023: Wayfinder Interview - Launch, Transparency, and Tanking Some Big Numbers

At Gamescom 2023, Ed had the chance to chat with the Wayfinder team about their launch, as difficult as it has been, and how the team is looking towards the future.