It may not surprise you, the enlightened MMO Fallout reader, to hear that none of Epic’s roughly one thousand (Chinese and otherwise) defendants showed up or even answered the summons to appear in court regarding a lawsuit for Fortnite counterfeit merchandise. I talked about this briefly at the end of April and haven’t issued much in the way of updates because there hasn’t been anything substantial to talk about. … [Read more...] about IPE Update: Epic Games Brings Financial Suplex On Counterfeiters
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This is effectively the same version that was released as Hellgate Global from what I can tell, and as such it includes a handful of classes that were not available in the original release. I am however a creature of habit and wound up rolling a Guardian again… which is the class I always tend to play when I play Hellgate. I am a sword and shield tank, but again you can see the unbalanced nature of the textures. That shield looks perfectly fine… the armor however is blurry and washed out. It also has the weird intro sequence where it places you in what used to be the cash shop hub of the game, before sending you to your first destination. None of the cash shop vendors still exist, but that was effectively a player lobby that allowed groups to gather up, and it seems like there is no real way to get back there once you have started actually playing the game. It definitely comes off as them quickly singlerplayer-izing what was designed to … [Read more...] about Hellgate Disappointment
Not everyone can become The Entrepreneur, and it's not made for everyone. People usually keep on complaining about their jobs but never understand what they can take out of their jobs. Every job teaches you some or the other thing; the only thing is … [Read more...] about Do You Have The Eye Of An Entrepreneur?
A World of Substance One of the arguments I have seen on the WoW Fan sites, is that because Rift has shied away from the slapstick humor and blatant pop culture parody, that it lacks a “soul”. I think the exact opposite is true, like the titles that influenced Blizzard, Trion takes it’s game world very seriously and to me it exudes soul. So many times in an MMO you do things that seem to have no purpose. If you are asked to go to a town and rescue the villagers, it is often times from generic cartoon thugs. … [Read more...] about Why You Should Be Playing Rift: 06 – Atmosphere