Tag Archives: MMORPG

TOR Goes Freemium: Implosion or Inevitability?

Over the past couple of years I’ve written a smattering of articles on the state of the MMORPG. I pondered if the Free To Play model was the future. Later, I wrote a post patting myself on the back that, among other predictions … Continue reading

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EQ2 Extended and the Future of MMOs?

Last week, while discussing the notion of the “free trial” in regards to MMORPGs (and what I felt were a pair of notable failures at the concept), I mentioned that there were some new business models debuting that could make … Continue reading

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MMORPG Trials and Errors

I’ve always had a fascination with the “shared world” experience the Internet enables, starting way back in 1991 when I went to my freshman year of college and discovered that the computer lab was networked, not only from machine to machine, … Continue reading

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