Sexy, kinda.

The Daily Grind: How much does raw graphical power matter to you for MMOs?

Graphics matter. It's really appealing to go with the general approach of being above simple graphics informing your opinion about a game, but we...

Take a tour of a chunk of World of Warcraft remade in Unreal Engine 4

There are a lot of landscapes in World of Warcraft that players can't readily forget. The cliffs, valleys, and scrubland of Durotar. The surreal...
We got it back, after all.

The Daily Grind: Would you play an older MMO with completely new graphics?

Gosh, City of Heroes is still a wonderful game... but boy, it really does show its age when I look at it now. The downside...
Kate, we have to go back!

The World of Warcraft Classic demo has been cracked open and explored (somewhat)

It is probably not a surprise that players with access to the World of Warcraft Classic demo download have already cracked open the client...

Path of Exile revamps the graphics for its starter skills with new tech

Let's face it, the quality of graphics in a video game, especially online, means trying to forever hit a fast-moving target. What looks good...

EVE Online is simplifying missile rendering to improve performance – the July patch drops this Tuesday

Missiles are a big deal in EVE Online. There are a variety of ways in which missiles can be helpful and important as a...
I'm getting misty over here.

The Black Death shows off graphical improvements and an upcoming wiki revival

Despite its subject matter and, well, name, The Black Death is not a particularly unattractive game. That doesn't mean it can't use a bit...

The Daily Grind: Do MMOs go overboard with particle effects?

There was an old joke among myself and some of my friends playing World of Warcraft about how it was convenient that bosses are...
Does everything have to be artifacts these days, everywhere?

Star Trek Online rolls out Agents of Yesterday: Artifacts

The Temporal Cold War has wrapped up in Star Trek Online... for now, anyhow. That's the thing about time travel; it never really ends,...