Stormy weather.

The Daily Grind: How much free time do you have to spend on MMOs?

Time is money, as the adage goes, and that's often used as justification or at least explanation of the idea that certain MMOs will...
Croooooooooooooooow (Jupon)

The Daily Grind: How much time is a satisfying play session for an MMO?

Back in the days of Final Fantasy XI, if I didn't have at least three hours to play the game I rarely would bother logging...
A lot of RP involves a different sort of grinding, but let's not get into that.

The Daily Grind: What’s the ideal length for MMO group content?

An average run of content in Final Fantasy XIV is going to take me about half an hour... usually. It's actually more fiddly...

Crowfall’s nights bring a bit of winter to the game

In Crowfall, the days are for partying, but the nights... are for being very afraid. Or at least wary of the many monsters...
Stormy stormy storm-storm.

The Daily Grind: How often do you check your MMO playtime?

My main character in Final Fantasy XIV is fast approaching a year of total playtime. That isn't entirely surprising, since she's been in...

The Daily Grind: Do you appreciate timed content in MMOs?

The last thing you want to worry about when you're playing a video game, especially an immersive one like an MMORPG, is a damn...
This isn't alive yet, but it, too, is going to die.

The Daily Grind: Do you like the idea of limited-time MMOs?

One of the things that I find neat about games like Rend, Crowfall, and Chronicles of Elyria is that all of...

The Daily Grind: How do you balance MMO playtime with single-player playtime?

Much of my time during a given week is devoted to playing MMOs. That probably makes sense, considering that understanding these games and writing...
Day, night, whatever.

Age of Wushu 2’s days are for getting thirsty, but its nights are for assassination

Development continues on Age of Wushu 2, and the game is going to make you think about the time. Is it late...
Eh, I had nothing else to do.

The Daily Grind: Do you get extra MMO time during the holidays?

Today begins the dread stretch of time known in the United States as the holidays, a period of frenzied consumerism marked with a lot...
That was a good plan, we thought this one through.

WoW Factor: Assessing WoW after two weeks of Legion

All right, so it's actually closer to a week and a half. I'm torn between an eye-rolling "it's only been a week and a...

The Daily Grind: How much notice do you need before an MMORPG patch goes live?

There are some games where patches get so much advance notice that you feel like they're already here months in advance. Final Fantasy...
Captain McFly of the USS... oh, heck no, not going there.

Star Trek Online shows off the rewards for temporal captains in Agents of Yesterday

So let's break this down very simply. There's a crisis in the future of Star Trek Online, which is leading agents further in...

Heroes of the Storm offers up a Chromie trailer

The majority of the Bronze Dragonflight is somewhat aloof and mysterious, as befits an entire group of dragons perpetually mucking about in the timestream....

The Daily Grind: What’s a minimum play session for you?

You probably don't sit down to watch a movie when you have five minutes before you leave for a doctor's appointment, and you do...
If I could turn back time.

Guild Wars 2 Heart of Thorns’ first elite spec is the Chronomancer

Let's talk history for a moment. Before Guild Wars 2 was a thing, before it was even an idea, the team at ArenaNet...

Leaderboard: How much MMO time have you had in recent weeks?

I haven't had a whole lot of time for MMOs lately, what with MassivelyOP's reboot and a bunch of other life crap that's neither...
It was kind of mostly satisfying at the time, anyway.

The Daily Grind: Do you have more time or money for games?

I'm told that time is money, but the exchange rate is not universal. There are people whose time is, apparently, worth more than my...