Tagged with Rift

The Secret World: Fighting The Previous War

There has been one MMO that I’ve been interested in for a long time and that’s The Secret World (TSW). I joined the forum back in June 2007, but my account had issues with posting in threads, plus I’ve long since got over my interest in taking part in the “wouldn’t it be cool if…”-style … Continue reading

Reviewing My 2011 MMO Predictions

Time to see how right I was back when I wrote the following predictions about how things would turn MMO-wise in 2011. F2P titles continue to enter the market and other existing MMOs are likely to join them. Warhammer Online is a distinct possibility, as are titles in the position of Vanguard and Fallen Earth: … Continue reading

RIFT vs DCUO: The Little Things

I noted a while back that DC Universe Online’s uninstaller program didn’t work properly for some users and now, interestingly enough, it turns out that RIFT’s uninstaller program “may delete more files than it should“. This is a Bad Thing. What’s interesting is how both companies handled it. Sony Online Entertainment originally came back with … Continue reading

Rift: Great Expectations, The Creation Of

Massively’s exclusive Rift video pulls no punches about how great Rift is going to be. It is “the complete next generation in online gaming” that will  “advance the genre the day it ships”. I’m surprised the video was restrained enough not to add, “Rift thinks World of Warcraft has a real pretty mouth”.