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Microcosms

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    While Microcosms is the weekly column dedicated to all things free-to-play, it is also equally focused on microtransactions and all they entail.
    Features, Opinions
    Tue, Apr 20, 2010
    Medawky
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    While most people consider 13 to be an unlucky number, we here at Ten Ton Hammer don't happen to agree, at least for this week.
    Features, Opinions
    Wed, Apr 14, 2010
    Medawky
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    While some people enjoy being fooled once a year on the first day of April, many of us aren't so fond of it at other times - especially when it comes to MMOGs.
    Features
    Tue, Apr 06, 2010
    Medawky
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    One of the major goals we have had here at Ten Ton Hammer with this column was to dispel some of the misconceptions that existed about free-to-play and microtransaction gaming.
    Features
    Tue, Mar 30, 2010
    Medawky
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    The developers get it, the publishers get it, the gaming industry as a whole gets it.
    Features
    Tue, Mar 23, 2010
    Medawky
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    It isn't just this column that is heralding the coming of the age of the free-to-plays it seems, this years GDC in San Francisco was heavily slanted toward subscriptionless gaming.
    Features
    Tue, Mar 16, 2010
    Medawky
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    While it's natural for gamers to compare their current game with a past one, and even more so with MMOGs, it is often times a misguided folly of the proverbial apples vs. oranges type.
    Features
    Tue, Mar 09, 2010
    Medawky
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    With virtually every subscription based game that strays from the tired..err tried and true formula of WoW like mechanics and ease suffering a disappointing fate, it has fallen upon the shoulders of
    Features
    Tue, Mar 02, 2010
    Medawky
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    While the controversy rages among the Allods Online community over the games death penalty, an underlying issue comes to light. Have MMOGs gone soft?
    Features
    Tue, Feb 23, 2010
    Medawky
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    Finishing up our series on Allods Online archetype previews, this weeks Microcosms focuses on the final two groups - the Summoner and Warden archetypes.
    Features
    Tue, Feb 16, 2010
    Medawky
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Microcosms is a weekly review of the adapting market of free-to-play games. Join Medawky every Tuesday for exciting highlights, insightful previews, and an inside look at the fast paced world of microtransaction MMOGs.

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