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WildStar and Elder Scrolls Online: Subs Don’t Dom Anymore

WildStar and Elder Scrolls Online: Subs Don’t Dom Anymore

Both WildStar and The Elder Scrolls Online have announced they are launching with subscription models. Those who don’t learn from multiple past failures are doomed to repeat it. Continue reading

Warhammer Online: Time for a Reckoning

Warhammer Online: Time for a Reckoning

Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning is closing down in December of this year. It’s a MMO that never lived up to its potential or its pre-launch hype. Continue reading

City of Heroes / Villains: Top 5 Under-Realised Systems

City of Heroes / Villains: Top 5 Under-Realised Systems

With less than a week to go before City of Heroes / Villains (CoH/V) shuts down, I thought I’d take a look at the five systems that I saw offering the greatest unrealised potential for this title. I’m not going to say that if these systems had been perfected it would have led to CoH/V being bigger than World of Warcraft, but it would have been another hook to bring in and keep interested players. Continue reading

City of Heroes / Villains: The Old Times

City of Heroes / Villains: The Old Times

With City of Heroes / Villains closing at the end of November, I’ve been a touch nostalgic for things now long gone. One of the the things that occurred to me was that sometime long ago I’d written some text that appeared in the Paragon Times, meaning I had contributed an iota of CoH/V official lore. Continue reading