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by Tally Callahan 0
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Content patches and DLC for GW2 and ESO, major expansion announcement for RIFT

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LXVIII: Shadows and Starfalls

As the end of the summer starts to roll around, large content launches and expansion announcements start to gear up for MMOs, just as we see this August. This month for MMO Co-Opportunities we take a look at Living World Season 3 starting up for Guild Wars 2, a large content-focused DLC and update hitting Elder Scrolls Online, and a major expansion...

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  • pc
Let them live!

What Happens to Abandoned Multiplayer Games?

Have you ever really enjoyed playing an online multiplayer game, only to have the server abandoned? This is one of the most frustrating aspects of online multiplayer games, but it does happen to all games eventually. Sometimes companies feel the need to officially move on from a video game and shut it down. Whether this is due to poor sales, a new ...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
  • pc
A wealth of content has sprung forth for GW2, BDO, and SWTOR

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LXV: Spring Has Sprung

This month on MMO Co-Opportunities we take a look at more content pouring in for pre-existing MMOs. The popular Super Adventure Box returns to Guild Wars 2, recently released Black Desert Online gets a full-fledged expansion free to all players, and a new chapter is released for SWTOR: Knights of the Fallen Empire. It’s a good time to be a pl...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
A launch, a cancellation announcement, and a designer departure

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LXIV: Beginnings and Endings

This month, all our stories for MMO Co-Opportunities happen to focus on beginnings and endings. It seems rather fitting, since we’re starting Spring of a new year. We look at a somewhat rocky launch for Black Desert Online, the announcement of the cancellation of EverQuest Next, and a long-time ArenaNet game designer leaving the studio. ...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
  • pc
Whether it\'s supporting a premium service, pre-ordering a game, or continuing to play, loyalty is rewarded

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LXIII: Rewarding Loyalty

This month for MMO Co-Opportunities, we have a nice mix of the new and the old. We take a look at changes that RIFT is making to its Patron system, the new things that Guild Wars 2’s Winter 2016 Quarterly Update added, and the excitement beginning to build for the North American release of Black Desert Online. RIFT Provides More Bonuse...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
  • pc
  • xbox one
Content additions and Events for Neverwinter, SWTOR, and Wildstar

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LXII: Content with the Content

A new year, new updates to current MMOs. While there are certainly new MMOs on the horizon, of late the trend has been to nurture the player base of existing MMOs. This month, our MMO news stories showcase just that: updates to Neverwinter (on Xbox One), a continuation to the Knights of the Fallen Empire for Star Wars: the Old Republic, and an upco...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
  • pc
We do a full run-down of the co-opportunities of Guild Wars 2\'s new expansion, Heart of Thorns

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LXI: Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

For this installment of MMO Co-opportunities, we'll be looking at the co-opportunities of Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns (henceforth, HoT). HoT is the first expansion to Guild Wars 2 (GW2). While GW2 is now a free-to-play game, players must purchase HoT to access much of the content it provides. The additions and changes it adds to the game...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
Halloween event for Wildstar, new class announcements for Guild Wars 2 and Camelot Unchained

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LIX: Fall Festivities and Class Lectures

Fall is officially here, and now that we’re done with the beta previews for Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns, we return to our monthly news updates for MMO Co-Opportunities. This month, we take a look at Wildstar (now free-to-play with its first ever holiday event coming up), Guild Wars 2 (its recently announced elite specialization for the engi...

by Tally Callahan 0
Editorial
A look at two new elite specializations and Masteries

MMO Co-Opportunities Volume LVIII: Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Beta Preview, Part 2

Last month, MMO Co-Opportunities featured part 1 of a hands-on preview of the upcoming expansion for Guild Wars 2, Heart of Thorns. In it, I gave some impressions of the new profession (the Revenant), one of the new elite specializations for the game (the Dragonhunter for the Guardian), and some thoughts of the general feel of the new zone. This mo...

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