Loading... Group Hug

Posted Fri, Mar 28, 2008 by Boomjack

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First, the Ten Ton Pulse, your finger on the beating heart of the MMOG industry.

If the Top 10 isn't enough, we now show the Top 20 and Top 50 lists as well, available to everyone on our homepage. (What is Pulse?)

  1. Age of Conan - 200 BPM
  2. World of Warcraft - 97 BPM
  3. Lord of the Rings Online - 35 BPM
  4. Lineage 2 - 27 BPM
  5. EverQuest 2 - 24 BPM
  6. Warhammer Online - 22 BPM
  7. EVE Online - 16 BPM
  8. Vanguard - 13 BPM
  9. Guild Wars - 12 BPM
  10. Tabula Rasa - 11 BPM

Congratulations the Warhammer Online team who currently have the collector's edition sitting in the #1 spot on the Amazon.com 'Top Sellers in Video Games' list. If you missed the column yesterday because of your open-heart surgery or your accident at the pogo-stick through the landmines race then you missed no less than 11 exclusive videos and articles about Warhammer Online. Go ahead and watch them all. Tell your boss that I said it was OK. Here's my email address if he has a problem with it.

Thank you to Bill, one of the Loading... faithful who put me on to this fantastic $9.99 deal for Tabula Rasa at Amazon.com. If you find great deals like this pass them along and I'll share them with the rest of our Loading... community!

While I'm on the topic of community building, a few of us (Jeff, Garrett, myself and perhaps Phil) will be in New York at the upcoming Comic Con. It is always fantastic to meet some of the people who make our jobs possible. If you are going to be attending Comic Con or will be in the Manhattan area between April 17th and 20th let us know and we'll find a quiet (or loud) place to hook up, have a drink and impersonate a one-legged-drunken marching band.

Since we are in group hug mode today let's share some more shall we? I have a question for both my developer and player readership.

Your answers, more Warhammer exclusives, a contest (that almost got me fired), nipple piercings and more, today in Loading...

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