Category archives: MMOs

 

 

Dashed Dreams on Nexus: Is WildStar Going F2P?

WildStar is an MMO that had pretty high aspirations. I say ‘pretty high’ considering it picked a really, really bad time to launch. Not only that, but launch day was riddled with bugs–and the game itself was full of glitches that persisted well into the official start of its lifespan. I really did enjoy WildStar […]

 

#HavenCon 2015 Panel Recap: "Diversity in Game Development"

Panelists: Mathew Anderson – Community Manager at Six Foot Robin Todd – Development Director at Biowre Kathryn Long – Technical Artist at Bioware I’m at HavenCon in Austin, Texas today. This is the lone star state’s very first LGBTQIA gaming/geek convention and it’s been amazing so far. The first panel of the day that I […]

 

Titanfall 2 Confirmed: And it's Cross-Platform

Console exclusivity should be a thing of the past. That being said, the original Titanfall was exclusive to XBox One. If you didn’t have one of those, you were out of luck. Well, today’s your lucky day. Titanfall 2 has been announced, and will be available for XBox One, Playstation 4, and PC. “I guess EA announced a […]

 

FFXIV Expansion 'Heavensward' To Release June 23, 2015

Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward announced its release date over the weekend. The first expansion for FFXIV will be available on June 23, 2015 with players that pre-order the game able to get early-access beginning on June 19th, 2015. Heavensward brings many exciting new jobs, a new race, and a huge new continent to explore to […]

 

Guild Wars 2 Announces 'Heart of Thorns' Expansion

Guild Wars 2 just announced its first expansion, Heart of Thorns, which is opening for beta testing soon. If you’re a currently player of Guild Wars 2, I’d be sure to opt-in your beta preferences and make sure you’re signed up for testing. The expansion looks beautiful, with a new World vs. World battleground called […]

 

World of Warcraft Launches Game Time Tokens, New Blood Elf Models, Refer-a-Friend Mount

It’s been teased for a year or more, but World of Warcraft has finally introduced game time tokens in exchange for gold. For players that have more expendable income than they do time to earn gold, this is a nice opportunity to spend some extra cash and get some in-game currency. For others that have […]