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  • SotA Moon Walls

    We recently sat down with Richard Garriott and Tracy Hickman to discuss the way history is being handled in Shroud of the Avatar and how the thoughtfulness behind the meta-human species in Shroud is indicative of professional game development taken to the point where it becomes art.

    Features, Interviews
    Wed, Feb 12, 2014
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    Resident ESO fan David "Xerin" Piner provides a retort to main site writer Lewis Burnell's recent article "Why I Hate The Elder Scrolls Online."
    Features, Opinions
    Thu, Feb 13, 2014
    Xerin
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    Five gift ideas for that special someone during the Love is in the Air festival.
    Features
    Thu, Feb 13, 2014
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    The Scroll of Resurrection is on it's way out, but most players won't even realize it is gone.
    Features, Opinions
    Wed, Feb 12, 2014
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    A look at the best Epic and Legendary cards in Hearthstone for the Arena format.

    Features, Opinions, Guides
    Wed, Feb 12, 2014
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    Health and wellness are so critical to everyone and with gaming fitness becoming a big market segment we decide to take a few moments out of the day to ponder the reality of a fitness MMO.
    Features, Opinions
    Wed, Feb 12, 2014
    Xerin
  • Shroud-of-the-Avatar-Logo

    We recently had the opportunity to sit down with Tracy Hickman to discuss his work onBlade of the Avatar, and the collaboration process with Richard Garriott.

    Features, Interviews
    Wed, Feb 12, 2014
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    Pantheon's Benjamin de la Durantaye sits down with Ten Ton Hammer to tell us more about how Pantheon is aimed at fans of the olden days of MMO and even answers the most pressing question: corpse runs?
    Features, Interviews
    Mon, Feb 10, 2014
    Xerin
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    The popularity of Flappy Bird reminds us that we have to be careful with what we champion - as MMOs get simpler we continue to run the risk of becoming button pushing zombies. We take a look at how the simplicity and popularity of games like Flappy Bird influence the market.
    Features, Opinions
    Mon, Feb 10, 2014
    Xerin
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    Crafting professions used to be a popular and relevant part of World of Warcraft. How does the Messiah think they can be made so again?

    Features, Opinions
    Sun, Feb 09, 2014
    Messiah
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