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Crowfall examines the issues of changing scoring rules mid-campaign

The nature of time-limited Campaigns in Crowfall has given rise to an interesting question of whether or not it's a good idea to...

Nerfs incoming to five Hearthstone cards in February 5th balance update

Ask not for whom the nerf bat bonks; it bonks for thee. At least, it does if you're one of the five Hearthstone...
Let's protest by playing!

The Daily Grind: How much should fan communities influence MMO designers?

The other day I saw a comment on an MMO subreddit that I quite liked; to paraphrase, it basically stated that the system designers...
Grotesque.

Elder Scrolls Online’s racial abilities are getting revamped in update 21

One of the things that the folks at Zenimax are focusing on in The Elder Scrolls Online's upcoming update 21 is balancing...
When you really want to fight over things, you can find reasons.

World of Warcraft smacks Monks, Shamans, and Druids with PvP nerfs

To help bring some fairness and balance to the relentless, never-ending warfare of World of Warcraft, the folks at Blizzard have recently...
Sure, great, thanks.

Atlas promises players that things will be better in the new year

It's been kind of a mess thus far, but Atlas is sailing into the new year after kicking off early access in 2018....

Hearthstone aims to balance Giggling Inventor, Mana Wyrm, and Aviana

A balance update is incoming to Blizzard's hit online card game Hearthstone, and it aims to open up the meta a little...

Albion Online’s preseason patch brings GvG rewards, monthly challenges, and major balance adjustments

Yesterday's Albion Online preseason balance patch brought with it some additions to Guild vs Guild season rewards, new monthly adventurer's challenges, and a...
money money money &c

EVE Online dev blog delves into the October balance pass

The latest EVE Online dev blog is all about the upcoming October balance pass, which will focus on reworking the Electronic Countermeasures (ECM)...
Oh, look, more of this.

World of Warcraft’s latest hotfix adjusts all the balance

The latest patch for World of Warcraft has judged the damage of many specs and found it to be either too high or...
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Albion Online makes trade mission bundles much heavier

A little change can make a big difference in terms of balance. It's what Albion Online did with its latest patch; all...

Interview: Neowiz on Bless Online’s tech, class balance, gems, PvP, and more

Neowiz’s Bless has been the subject of much chatter lately (not least of all my own), with its troubled, let's say,...
This is going to be a running theme, isn't it.

Bless Online patches in a new battlefield while weakening attacks and buffing defense

Players of Bless Online seem to be a little upset due to the whole lack of PvP at the top level. It's only...

EVE Evolved: Getting ready for EVE Online’s Abyssal revolution

If you've seen the news recently coming out of EVE Fanfest 2018, you've probably heard of EVE Online's upcoming expansion: Into...

Here are all of the class nerfs and buffs coming with SWTOR’s 5.9

Just like a certain farmboy looking wistfully up at twin suns and thinking of his future, Star Wars: The Old Republic fans are...

EVE Evolved: EVE Online’s March balance update has players excited

The EVE Online community came down pretty hard on CCP Games at the start of the year, with podcasts, blogs, and the Council of...
There are no spoilers in this image.

Guild Wars 2 previews upcoming PvP/WvW skill splits

A skill is going to have the same general effect in all arenas of Guild Wars 2, but there are a lot of...
Everyone shoots everyone else!

Fortnite outlines a new roadmap for Battle Royale and removes submachine guns

The designers behind Fortnite's Battle Royale mode have plans. What are those plans? You'll need to go on a dangerous mission to retrieve...

EVE Evolved: A matter of balance in EVE Online

Throughout its almost 15-year lifetime, EVE Online has walked a fine line between developing new features and iterating on existing gameplay. Development has...
Instead of not surviving, do so.

Just Survive brings construction improvements to the test server

The next update for Just Survive is up for testing, and it's all about raiding bases. Not just in the sense of...

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