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Global Chat: The MMO blogs you should be reading in 2023

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Welcome to a new year of Global Chat -- and with it, the anticipation of a great assortment of MMO blog essays, questions, guides,...

The Daily Grind: What MMO hill would you die on?

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As this is the internet, everyone is absolutely required to have an opinion on everything. There are degrees of conviction, of course, and how...

Global Chat: Would Secret World have done better if it had been set in the 1920s?

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Thanks to a recent piece by MMO Folklorist, I learned something that I had never known about The Secret World: Apparently, in early development...

The best MassivelyOP community Daily Grinds of 2022

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2022 marks the fifth year in a row we've done this roundup, but the Daily Grind has been a recurring mini-column here on MassivelyOP...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO has the best player community as of 2022?

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Here's the thing about MMO community: There exists no perfect one. Every single one of them has bad elements. Some of them are out...

Desert Oasis: Black Desert’s Jaehee Kim and Jesse Joo on accessibility, community, and playing their own game

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Attending the first Calpheon Ball in the US was an awesome experience. Getting to see fellow Black Desert fans, watching the joy in peoples' faces...

Global Chat: Shopping for a Star Wars Galaxies rogue server

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Interested in going back to Star Wars Galaxies -- or trying it out for the first time -- but you find yourself paralyzed with...

Global Chat: The dawning of a new great MMO era

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The next great era of MMORPGs is in the making right now and will dawn on us shortly -- or so postulates MMO Folklorist,...
It makes sense, given the context.

Global Chat: Turkeys terrorize New World

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While y'all eat turkeys this week, in New World, the turkeys terrorize you! Heartless Gamer navigated the gobble massacre in excruciating detail. "Over all the...

Global Chat: Do SWTOR’s companions carry the player?

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Due to issues of pride and fear of snarky comments, most of us might not admit to ever being carried through MMO content. But...

The Daily Grind: Should all MMORPGs include guild recruitment boards?

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As someone who has made a hobby out of jumping around MMORPGs like Frogger, I've spent more time looking for guilds than I would...

Global Chat: Are you an MMO lone wolf even though you’ve tried to be social?

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A recent post over at Words Under My Name resonated as the author shared how, despite multiple efforts to be social in MMOPGs, sooner...

The Daily Grind: How do you set up your MMO chat window?

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While we often use it to talk, we almost never talk about chat windows in MMORPGs. Those unassuming boxes are the workhorses of our...

Global Chat: Landing boots on WoW Classic’s Wrath shores

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With WoW Classic's Wrath expansion officially out, plenty of veterans of the Northrend Wars of '08 returned for another tour of duty. Among these...

Global Chat: What gets you back in an MMO you previously dismissed?

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We've all been there: We try out an MMO, find that it isn't doing it for us, and abandon it. But then down the...
It could be fantastic, at least.

Global Chat: Warming up to story-driven MMORPGs

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Do you play MMOs for the narrative or ignore the story altogether? There's a sharp line dividing the community on this issue, but MMO...

Fractured Online’s latest patches stabilize the game, squash bugs, and close up a duping exploit

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Now that Fractured Online has hit the seas of early access, it's time for the inevitable bug patching and stability improving updates that invariably...

Global Chat: Torchlight Infinite’s infinite challenges

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The upcoming Torchlight Infinite is starting to build some positive buzz for this multiplayer ARPG, and Battle Stance was on the scene to check...

Global Chat: How can MMOs help us navigate better?

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Contains Moderate Peril recently tackled a subject that is very near to my heart, which is the tools, difficulty, and art of navigating around...

The Game Archaeologist: How Ultima Online got made

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You know how there’s that yokel in every global chat channel that likes to troll players by claiming that World of Warcraft was the...

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