There's a new trend in the MMO gaming industry: the perpetual beta, where developers soft launch their games and delay calling them a released product indefinitely. How does this trend affect you, the gamer?
At recent gaming events, the MMOFPS has dominated the "Hot Upcoming Game" scene. Why is it that the MMOFPS looks poised to take over in the near future? Rico suspects it's because they're games for grown-ups and serves up four good reasons.
Shooters seem to be roaring into the MMO marketplace. We compared three upcoming contenders--Firefall, DUST 514 and PlanetSide 2--to uncover what they'll bring to the table in this, the Year of the Gun.