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Editorials

Are E-sports “Legitimate”?

It depends on who you ask and how you define words like “legitimate,” but at least one person thinks so – though he’s got an…

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Editorials

Preview: TERA’s Skycastles and New Dungeon

Late last week, I had the chance to sit down with TERA’s Lead Producer, Patrick “Treeshark” Sun, and some of the PR team at En…

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Editorials

Breaking Down The Daybreak Breakdown

I’ve been wondering for a while just how Sony Online Entertainment is doing, from a financial standpoint. Obviously, before this week, the talk was mostly…

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Editorials

Musings About EQ2′s /Pizza Command And Other Possible MMO Product Tie-Ins

Apparently, February 9 is National Pizza Day. Naturally, that got me thinking about one of the weirdest things in the history of MMOs, EverQuest II’s…

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Editorials

Awful Idea: Doing Away With Dungeons

Kill 10 rats and repeat ad infinitum until the level cap, then grind out dungeons and raids. We’ve seen it a million times before. Various…

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Events

PAX South 2015: Hands On With Dreadnought

Sometimes, size really does matter. We’ve covered Greybox and Yager’s giant spaceship combat game Dreadnought a few times here at MMOBomb, and I got my…

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Features

Interview: STO Lead Developer 5 Year Retrospective

Cryptic Games is celebrating 5 years of Star Trek Online and we scored some time with Lead Developer Stephen Ricossa to reflect on the half…

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Events

PAX South Preview: Cabal 2

At PAX South, I was granted an exclusive look at Cabal 2, an upcoming MMORPG from ESTSoft that pulls no punches. When I asked about…

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Events

Going Gigantic At PAX South 2015

Motiga’s Gigantic feels a little like this and a little like that. It’s part MOBA, part arena-battler, and, with its character advancement system, even feels…

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Editorials

Word Play: Battleline: Steel Warfare

Tank games are popular. MOBAs are popular. So why not combine the two? That might have been the genesis of the idea that gave us…

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Editorials

Word Play: H1Z1

By now, you’re probably aware of what H1Z1 is: zombie survival post-apocalyptic PvP permadeath keyword keyword keyword. And you might wondering if it’s worth the…

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Editorials

Taking a Crack at The Free-to-Play Hall of Fame

It’s that time of year in the sporting world where the talk turns to honoring the best of the best. If you follow Major League…

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Editorials

E-sports In The Olympics? Rob Pardo Says Yes, We’re Not So Sure

Former Blizzard CCO Rob Pardo spoke to the BBC last week, saying that e-sports should be featured in the Olympics: “There’s a very good argument…

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