Posted Wed, Sep 25, 2013 by Dalmarus
Yesterday, I posted
article that looked at the
viability of the new generation of
platforms for MMOs. There’s no question there are still some
issues to work out
in terms of player communication and keyboard hotkey to game controller
conversions, but for some titles, they already appear ready to make the
Whether the games in our list are ready or not though, here are the
like to see ported over to the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4.
games have stirred up the MMO recipe in recent
history like Guild Wars 2. Proving that a free to play title can be
as engaging and deep as their subscription-based brethren (at the time
I think nearly everyone has seen the F2P light now). On the surface, it
seem the game has too many skills per character, but since each skill
to a weapon, Guild Wars 2 would be very friendly to a gamepad
a quick flick of the left trigger, you could swap your main hand weapon
with the right trigger, swap the offhand weapon. Making use of the
thumb pad, as well as the L1/L2 and R1/R2 buttons, and you’d
be able to
pull it off. And
who knows? Maybe with a game controller, I could finally complete some
those damned jumping puzzles!
Did I mention how much I suck at platform games?