A good storyline, like an offer to help you move or a check in the mail, is something often promised but seldom delivered in today's games. But if you haven't completely given up hope that MMORPGs can be as much about raw story-driven entertainment as aquisition and prestige, the next wave of MMOGs is for you.

We'll look at the bold new ways upcoming MMOs seek to draw you in aside from levels and loot in Loading... The New Storytelling and continue to deliver new and exclusive articles from E3 and games like Huxley, Free Realms, Final Fantasy XIV, and Star Wars : The Old Republic.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2016

About The Author

Jeff's interest in online games stretches back to organizing neighborhood Unreal tournaments as a teenager, but when a college roommate introduced him to EverQuest, an interest became an obsession. Jeff joined the Ten Ton Hammer team in 2004 covering EverQuest II, and he's had his hands on just about every PC online and multiplayer game since.