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The Daily Grind: Where have you met your best MMO friends?

Sometimes your MMO friends are good companions whose homes you visit and who you give gifts. Like holiday gifts, or parcels of lands, or...
When the counterprogramming gets kind of sad.

The Daily Grind: How active is your friend list in an MMO?

My friend list in World of Warcraft is a virtual graveyard. No, most of the people on it are not dead (to my knowledge),...
It's probably Ascians, isn't it? It's more Ascians.

The Daily Grind: How do you stay in touch with your MMO friends outside of the game?

For some people, the answer to the question asked in the header is very simple: "I don't." And that's totally valid. Some people make...
We never claimed to be saints.

Anthem explains its Alliance and Guild systems following its second demo, with hints about something more in the sky

While Anthem is not a game that will force you to play with others, it certainly wants you to, and part of that is down to the...
They're big, you see.

The Daily Grind: When have you felt loneliest in an MMO?

One of the things that no one discusses about MMOs is the way that they can be lonely. The presence of so many people...
Hey, it's okay.

The Daily Grind: How important is your MMO circle of friends to enjoying the game?

I've been fortunate, over the past couple of years, to make some really good friends in MMOs. Those friends are not the reason why...
There are places I remember

The Daily Grind: Have you ever lost touch with an MMO friend when you wish you hadn’t?

I do not move between games with a full entourage. I have one person who comes with me from game to game, maybe two,...
I feel like this fundamentally misunderstands friendship.

Heroes of the Storm adds recruit-a-friend rewards

Sometimes you put up with a lot from your friends, and sometimes they have to put up with something for you. After all, you...
You hack at whatever, I'll just fly along with the power of deities.

Trove improves its refer-a-friend program

Online games are just plain better with friends. Trove aims to make it a little easier to get your friends into the game with...

The Daily Grind: Do you make friends in MMOs or bring them with you?

I've mentioned before that my most stalwart MMO partner is my wife, who has stuck by me through thick and thin. When we move...
This image actually makes me not want to inflict this on my friends, but...

TERA introduces recruit-a-friend rewards

Are you playing TERA? Do you have friends who are not playing TERA? Are said friends also swayed by the thought of both of...
GTA Online

Leaderboard: How often do you see your guild mates in meatspace?

I'm hosting some online friends at my meatspace house this month, and last March I flew out to stay with some other friends I'd been...