New Ultima Online book gathers developer and player interviews to document oral history

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New Ultima Online book gathers developer and player interviews to document oral history

Old-school MMORPG players, heads-up for you: If you’re a fan of Ultima Online or wanted to hear more about the seminal MMORPG after reading our take on Raph Koster’s book, there’s another book out there you’re bound to love. We’re talking, of course, about Braving Britannia: Tales of Life, Love, and Adventure in Ultima Online by Wes Locher, whose marketing...

New Ultima Online book gathers developer and player interviews to document oral history

about X hours ago from
New Ultima Online book gathers developer and player interviews to document oral history

Old-school MMORPG players, heads-up for you: If you’re a fan of Ultima Online or wanted to hear more about the seminal MMORPG after reading our take on Raph Koster’s book, there’s another book out there you’re bound to love. We’re talking, of course, about Braving Britannia: Tales of Life, Love, and Adventure in Ultima Online by Wes Locher, whose marketing...

Game Workers Unite condemns ArenaNet for Guild Wars 2 developer firings

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Game Workers Unite condemns ArenaNet for Guild Wars 2 developer firings

Grassroots advocacy group Game Workers Unite posted a statement on Pricegate today, “emphatically denouncing” ArenaNet for firing Guild Wars 2’s Jessica Price and Peter Fries over last week’s Twitter/Reddit meltdown. “Regardless of how one feels about Price’s actions and regardless of where one draws the line between rudeness and exasperation in Price’s tweets, the fact of the matter is that...

Game Workers Unite condemns ArenaNet for Guild Wars 2 developer firings

about X hours ago from
Game Workers Unite condemns ArenaNet for Guild Wars 2 developer firings

Grassroots advocacy group Game Workers Unite posted a statement on Pricegate today, “emphatically denouncing” ArenaNet for firing Guild Wars 2’s Jessica Price and Peter Fries over last week’s Twitter/Reddit meltdown. “Regardless of how one feels about Price’s actions and regardless of where one draws the line between rudeness and exasperation in Price’s tweets, the fact of the matter is that...

Guild Wars 2’s roller beetle gets an armadillo upgrade

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Guild Wars 2’s roller beetle gets an armadillo upgrade

Roller beetles are still the latest hotness in Guild Wars 2, but now players have a greater choice of style while ripping up the landscape at unsafe speeds. Enter the Tremor Armadillo: “Roller beetles are adorable, but if you feel like they’re missing something — say, floppy ears and a big pink nose — you’ll want to befriend this scaly...

Guild Wars 2’s roller beetle gets an armadillo upgrade

about X hours ago from
Guild Wars 2’s roller beetle gets an armadillo upgrade

Roller beetles are still the latest hotness in Guild Wars 2, but now players have a greater choice of style while ripping up the landscape at unsafe speeds. Enter the Tremor Armadillo: “Roller beetles are adorable, but if you feel like they’re missing something — say, floppy ears and a big pink nose — you’ll want to befriend this scaly...

Hearthstone unleashes mad science with The Boomsday Project expansion

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Hearthstone unleashes mad science with The Boomsday Project expansion

Anyone notice how Hearthstone seems to have the best art team and the biggest sense of humor of the entire Blizzard studio? It certainly doesn’t have restraints on its creativity or insanity, as evidenced by the announcement of its latest expansion pack, The Boomsday Project. Coming on August 7th, The Boomsday Project takes players on a tour of Dr. Boom’s...

Hearthstone unleashes mad science with The Boomsday Project expansion

about X hours ago from
Hearthstone unleashes mad science with The Boomsday Project expansion

Anyone notice how Hearthstone seems to have the best art team and the biggest sense of humor of the entire Blizzard studio? It certainly doesn’t have restraints on its creativity or insanity, as evidenced by the announcement of its latest expansion pack, The Boomsday Project. Coming on August 7th, The Boomsday Project takes players on a tour of Dr. Boom’s...