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First impressions: Exploring Neverwinter’s leveling revamp and bard class

It's funny: The last time I paid a visit to Neverwinter, it was to check out a revamp of the new player experience. Here...

Trove’s new Bard class is live on the PC servers with tons of new costumes

Gamigo has pushed the new Bard class to Trove's PC servers today in what it's calling the Tune-Up update. Yes, it's slated for console...

Do you hear what I hear? Trove is getting a Bard class!

One thing is for certain: Out of all of the MMOs that Gamigo bought off of the now-defunct Trion Games, Trove is the one...

Swords of Legends Online reveals the trailer for the Bard, an ‘elegant monk’

Gameforge and Wangyuan Shengtang have been cranking out hype for Swords of Legends Online all week, but this game has only been on the...

Desert Oasis: Putting Black Desert’s music system in context with other MMOs

Back in the day, I used to really be into the ukulele. I used to play in open mics and sold them as my...

Shroud of the Avatar works on bards, complains about negative press coverage

It's no secret that many of us here aboard the Good Ship MOP love us some Bard classes or support classes in general, so...
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Hear Project Gorgon’s Bard healing like a rock star

We are still waiting for the full reveal of Project Gorgon's promised Bard skill, but in the meantime we can enjoy a sneak peek...

Project Gorgon teases the musical Bard skill

It's an undeniable fact that Bards are flat-out awesome, and soon they'll be bringing their musical magic to the alpha of Project Gorgon. The dev...
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The Daily Grind: Does World of Warcraft need another new class?

During this week's podcast, Justin expressed some frustration over his efforts to enjoy an alt in World of Warcraft. All of his characters, he...

Pirates, Bards, and Astrologers abound in Lost Ark

One thing is for sure with Lost Ark: You are not going to find yourself constrained and bored with a paltry handful of class...
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Allods Online spends a week celebrating Bards

Some classes in Allods Online are heirs to mysterious, almost incomprehensible power. Bards are not one of those classes. Bards are musical dynamos that...

Camelot Unchained unveils its support classes [Updated]

Camelot Unchained's latest class reveal should please fans of bards and support. The three archetypes are the Skald, the Minstrel, and the Dark Fool....
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Wisdom of Nym: The state of Final Fantasy XIV’s ranged DPS

Honestly, ranged damage is a field that's never quite appealed to me as much as other options for doing stuff. Not just in Final...

Project Gorgon hits musical expansion stretch goal

With 12 days left to go in its Kickstarter campaign, indie MMO Project Gorgon is crossing off stretch goals left and right. The fantasy...
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Project Gorgon unveils musical stretch goals

The Project Gorgon Kickstarter is humming along nicely this time around, and the developers have already passed the $25,000 stretch goal. So what's next...

Not So Massively: Hearthstone’s MagicAmy drama; Riot rules on SpectateFaker

Riot Games President Marc Merill says he regrets comments made in the heat of the moment regarding the recent SpectateFaker controversy. Riot issued its...

The Game Archaeologist: Ten facts of EverQuest life circa 1999

MMOs change. We know that, but we also tend to forget it as well. The games that we play today can often be light-years...

League of Legends adds Bard, the Wandering Caretaker

Do you like roaming around and picking up random junk on the ground? Then you might be the perfect player type to handle League...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO boasts the best bard?

A player on Reddit recently asked one of the most pressing questions in the MMO genre today: "Where can I find a fun Bard-like...