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The Daily Grind: Which MMO saw its hype die shockingly quickly?

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We get some weird PR in our inbox, but the other day a grown-ass man being paid four times what I make woke up...

The Daily Grind: Do you have a plan for what happens to your MMO accounts when you die?

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Ars Technica penned a piece a few weeks back about the legal quagmire awaiting people who hope to legally pass their Steam accounts on...

The Daily Grind: Are MMOs suffering from the ‘tyranny of IP’?

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Back in May, a Sony Pictures executive did a one hell of an interview on Deadline that, among other things, complained about the "tyranny...

The Daily Grind: What do you expect out of MMORPG roadmaps?

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So as we wait for New World's promised Q&A for PC players today following the botched Aeternum reveal at Summer Game Fest, New World...

The Daily Grind: What are the scariest words in the MMORPG genre?

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The other day I was chatting up a friendly MMO dev who - in the context of the then-still-fresh Elder Scrolls Online rollback -...

The Daily Grind: Would you trade places with any of your MMORPG toons?

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Most of my MMORPG characters do not live gentle or safe lives. My Lord of the Rings Online hobbit Hunter is constantly being set...

The Daily Grind: What part of MMO design seems much easier to MMO players than it really is?

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A while back, I saw someone make an offhand comment about how to save New World. According to this commenter (no names, not dunking),...
Because you've got nowhere to go.

The Daily Grind: Ships, mounts, or vehicles – do you have a preferred mount type in MMOs?

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MOP's own Chris inspired today's Daily Grind as last week he was drooling all over the newly revealed Elite Dangerous spaceship. "Seeing this new...

The Daily Grind: What’s the worst whaling in a multiplayer game you’ve seen in the last year?

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This week, mainstream MOBA gamers flipped alllll the tables over Riot Games' gambit to sell a $450 League of Legends cosmetics bundle themed around...

The Daily Grind: Do you bring any habits from one MMO to the next?

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So a few weekends ago, I was doing overworld questing on my Hobbit Hunter in Lord of the Rings Online when I caught myself...
Grats, I guess.

The Daily Grind: Is there a popular MMORPG you’ve still never played?

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I've been playing MMORPGs so long that it's a rare title that I've never tried at all. There are tons of MMOs I've at...

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPGs are more about PvE than PvM?

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We don't talk about PvM vs. PvE all that much in the MMORPG genre, but we should. Maybe we like a PvE vs. PvP...

The Daily Grind: What’s the best desert biome in MMOs?

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Until I lived in one for a few years in real life, I was not a big fan of the desert - anywhere. Cue...

The Daily Grind: What is the ‘gold standard’ example of MMORPGs?

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Earlier this year, a poster on the MMORPG subreddit posted a controversial take: While admitting that he hadn't actually played EVE Online in a...

The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMO for playing on a potato?

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I saw a thread on the MMORPG subreddit a while back asking about MMOs that function well on low-end machines, and I was actually...

The Daily Grind: Which MMO companies care about game preservation?

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With game preservation back in the news thanks to Ubisoft's The Crew criming and the Stop Killing Games initiative, I thought it would be...
Seriously, though, whatever.

The Daily Grind: What’s the longest you’ve ever spent working on a specific MMO goal?

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The other day, I saw a tweet from Wowhead that quoted Blizzard confirming that it's meant to take a long, long time to collect...

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPG offers the most generous login rewards?

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Like probably everyone else paying even a tiny bit of attention to the MMO genre right now, I spent this past weekend logging into...

The Daily Grind: What are the most underrated and underutilized weapon types in MMORPGs?

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Before it came to a close this year, I did some Guild Wars 2 Super Adventure Box with my kid, and I swung by...

The Daily Grind: Are you a map completionist in MMOs?

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A few weeks ago, my husband was playing Guild Wars 2, and suddenly he sat back and declared that he'd finally, after all these...

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