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Personal Stories in Guild Wars 2

As I mentioned in my earlier article, I’ve recently dipped my feet into the MMO waters again by purchasing Guild Wars 2. Although I feel the game is a fine successor to World of Warcraft, it ultimately failed to hold my attention for longer than a month. It was initially difficult for me to deduce the reason for my disinterest, but I’ve concluded that what I’ve found off-putting about ArenaNet’s...

What’s Next for EverQuest Next?

As someone who writes about video games on a weekly basis, I rarely find myself blindsided by a piece of industry news. But John Smedley managed to throw me a curve ball from the podium of the annual SOE Live convention last week. The infamous President of Sony Online Entertainment announced to a half raucous, half bewildered audience that the next installment in the watershed EverQuest...

How to Play DOTA 2

My main bragging right in DOTA 2 is that I’m not the absolute worst player on Steam. Worst player in my hemisphere? Possibly. Worst player on my team? Almost always. But at any specific moment, there are at least one or two Neanderthals desperately banging their mouse and keyboard together in clueless determination who rank lower than me on the ladder. Given my track record, I’m probably the...