MMOs 2012-2014 Analysis...

The last three years in MMORPG land were filled with attempts to reinvent the wheel, with titles that were supposed to make us fall in love again with the genre. There was WildStar, Elder Scrolls Online, ArcheAge and many more – but while most of them only ended up partly successful...
Jan 13, 2015

Top 5 MMORPGs of 2013

In the past couple of months, we’ve been introduced to or seen a lot of information on games that are releasing this year.  Some have seen some marketing already and most of us who follow gaming news have a pretty good idea of what’s going to hit the Internet this year as the...
Jan 16, 2013

Final Fantasy XIV Guild...

A second installment of the the Producer’s Letter has been posted on the Final Fantasy XIV Lodestone website regarding more content and fuctional changes coming in 1.18 update.  Along with the previously announced changes to the battle system, the developers are tweaking the...
Jun 27, 2011

Final Fantasy XIV: New ...

Today on the Final Fantasy XIV Lodestone site, new information was released on the upcoming 1.18 update.  More specifically, new raid content screenshots and descriptions are detailed.  The instanced raid areas will be available for full parties to try out. The Thousand Maws of...
Jun 20, 2011

Final Fantasy XIV Battl...

In the June installment of the Producer’s Letter, the Final Fantasy XIV development team reveals that it is has been working hard on fixing some of the more serious battle system issues that have kept many players from sticking around.  The letter provides a progress report on...
Jun 14, 2011

FFXIV Devs Release R...

In a display of both transparency and committment to change, Final Fantasy XIV Producer Naoki Yoshida has released, in chart form, his all encompassing vision of what the future may look like for Eorzians.  The free-to-play “sequel” to the 2003 Final Fantasy XI has mostly...
May 24, 2011

Final Fantasy XIV Sinks...

In its Q1 2011 financial summary, Square Enix reported a $16 million (USD) loss, primarily due to the disappointing release of the much anticipated MMO Final Fantasy XIV in the fall of 2010 and the recent, nation-crippling Tohuku earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Square Enix also released...
May 13, 2011