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Vague Patch Notes: Why do MMOs have randomness?

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If there's one concept that is nearly universally reviled among MMO players, it's randomness. Yes, pretty much everywhere. You could make a little fairy...

Desert Oasis: Understanding and critiquing Black Desert’s RNG systems

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One of the main critiques readers made about my first Desert Oasis column last month was that I did not mention Black Desert's random...

Sony explains its crossplatform hangups, Fortnite decides tourney qualifier field by coinflip

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Everybody's got an opinion on why Sony won't play nicely with the other platforms, like the Switch, in regard to Fortnite, but how about...

EVE Fanfest 2018: EVE Online’s upcoming ‘Into the Abyss’ expansion sounds incredible

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While player capsuleers are undoubtedly the most powerful force in EVE Online, there are some pretty scary NPCs lurking in the depths of space....
dress out.

Marvel Heroes is removing a la carte costumes and making lockboxes easier to get on consoles

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If you're playing Marvel Heroes on console and were hoping for a change in how the game handles lockboxes and individual costumes, the good...
Your manager says you should shut up.

Wisdom of Nym: Final Fantasy XIV and the weirdness of Yo-kai Watch

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The fact that Final Fantasy XIV has now officially had a crossover with Yo-kai Watch feels rather odd to me. I'm honestly not a...
Going back.

Wisdom of Nym: Why Final Fantasy XIV’s Anima Weapons don’t bother me

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Everyone who has listened to my rantings for an extended period of time knows that I did not like the Zodiac Weapon quests in...
There's really only one mode, when you get down to it.

The Daily Grind: What’s the most annoying bit of randomness you’ve experienced in an MMO?

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Randomness has been a part of most computer games since the beginning because computers can do math very quickly and randomness is exciting. Oh,...

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