State of the Game – VvV PvP on the Atlantic Shard

PvP is always the most controversial aspect of any MMO.  Egos are at stake, if the pvp is any good there are winners and losers, players try to gain every advantage that they can, tempers flare, and the love spills out into general chat channels – for better or worse. …

Combat Content in EVE Online

    EVE Online has it all, whether it be pressing buttons to make stuff blow up, pressing buttons to create stuff, pressing buttons to find stuff or pressing buttons to harvest salty tears of other people. Its a harsh world! So, in order to help you I’ve built this …

CM Lore Discussing PvP in Warlords of Draenor!

Community Manager Lore stopped by a thread on the World of Warcraft forums that discussed what good changes will be coming to PvP in Warlords of Draenor. He gives us a lot of solid information that helps clear up any misunderstandings players may have and reassures us that WoD will …

The Defense of J115405 – NATWO vs W-arsaw

This weekend saw the coming together of several renown wormhole corporations, in an action that took place far away from the eyes of miners, mission runners and null-sec carebears. This is the story of the big NATWO vs W-arsaw Bob sacrifice bordering 100 billion ISK (equivalent of +2,500 USD). [youtube …

LOTRO PvMP Design Intentions

There have been quite a few tweaks to the moors lately and today we also met another member of the team working with Orion on the on-going attention being paid to the Moors.  Kelsan put up a pretty short post on the forums talking about the plan as well as …

Interview with LOTRO Producer Aaron “Rowan” Campbell

Episode 9 of the podcast is a special episode as I get the chance to talk with Rowan about the Echoes of the Dead update coming next week.  It certainly was a good chat as I was able to get a feel for why Turbine did some of the things …

LOTRO Monster Play Developer Diary

Jared Pruett joins us for a diary on the new changes coming with the Echoes of the Dead Update to the Monster Play (PvMP) system. Two big new changes coming on the side of the free players with a new armor set comparable to the new instance rewards and insignias …