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

Which Online Games Attr...

It’s difficult to bring up video games, especially online multiplayers, without hearing comments about pedophiles.  It has become as expected as hearing about living on mom’s basement and living on Twinkies.  Pedophilia is now considered part of the gamer culture by those...
May 31, 2012

Tera Beastiary: Scions ...

Today, Tera devs released another teaser for us: a glimpse at another NPC mob, the Scions of Lok. Federation soldiers report new foes in dark places. Monsters unlike anything they’ve faced before are gathering power and wreaking havoc in the world. In the midst of the faerie uprising in...
May 25, 2011

Tera Crafting: The Basi...

The balance of any in-game economy lies at the feet of the players and their desire to put time in to supplying otherws with viable weapons, armor and enhancements.  So will Tera’s crafting system stray from the beaten path, or stick with the bread-and-butter format? A recent post...
May 22, 2011

Gimmick or Gamebreaking...

On the Tera blog today, the En Masse devs took time out of their busy day to reflect on the highly anticipated battle system, being touted to MMO gamers as “True Action Combat”. Reflecting on the olden days of Neverwinter Nights and Everquest, developer Scott James Magner cites that...
May 17, 2011