Eyes on E3: Star Wars Multiplayer Demo

A brief glimpse of what is to come. So far, most of the trailers coming out for The Old Republic were solo missions, or co-op. They’ve showcased the different worlds, the different character classes, the voice acting, the tricked out ships. So now, we get to see multiplayer combat: While it may  seem lackluster to […]

Posted on July 3, 2010 at 16:11 by Adrienne Ryan · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Eyes on E3: Star Wars: The Old Republic

I’ve never really been an MMO gamer. I’ll admit that I’d love to try my hand at them: the idea of exploring a huge world with a team of people from around the actual world is a compelling one, but really, I’m sort of poor. Monthly subscription fees have no place in my life, at […]

Posted on June 16, 2010 at 10:55 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · 2 Comments
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21st Century Digital Gnome: EVE Online–You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy.

EVE Online is a Sci-FI MMO set in space. You zip about the galaxy in your spaceship and do various space things. This description of the game is super-vague because I don’t know very much at all about the game except that it is set in space. Because, you see, I don’t play EVE Online. […]

Posted on May 24, 2010 at 20:10 by Frito · Permalink · One Comment
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21st Century Digital Gnome: The introduction article

This is the introduction column. It’s like that introduction paragraph in role-playing books. Anyone who has opened and read a Player’s Handbook or Player’s Guide or any other basic role-playing game book in the last twenty years has probably read that paragraph about what a RPG is. You know the one.

So what’s in store for you in two weeks when I actually write about something that isn’t an introduction article? I’ll talk about EVE Online – a game I don’t play, don’t want to play, don’t even want to consider playing, and yet absolutely love reading about every chance I can get.

Posted on May 10, 2010 at 20:19 by Frito · Permalink · Comments Closed
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