Overall Difficulty SWTOR can probably be played with one eye closed if all you’re doing is playing through the main story chapters for both class and the newer expansions. Gameplay has been streamlined so much that compared to launch 7 years ago now, leveling and finishing up content solo has become a walk in the park and the norm. Boss fights in story instances aren’t a threat since your companions can pretty much overcome them with minimal help, and the overall feeling of the game is that it’s focus seem to be entirely on the store, rather than tweaking these gameplay annoyances. … [Read more...] about SWTOR 2018: 5 Things Star Wars The Old Republic Should Change To Attract Players
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Ashes of Creation (PC) Ashes of Creation is still the biggest hyped MMORPG yet to be released today. It garnered famed through its widely shared Kickstarter campaign that raised over $3million overnight, promising to make MMORPGs great again with complex systems, group play, player driven towns, economies and communities. Solo play will still be viable for those that prefer it, but the devs believe that MMOs are best when players come together. One of the first things we learn is that the base group size in Ashes is eight. It’s a steady increase from other games, where four to six is usually the norm. 8-man groups allows the content to amplify party roles and take advantage of all class archetypes. Speaking of roles, Ashes of Creation will emphasize importance on the holy trinity. That is of course, the Tank, DPS and Healer. However, Support roles are as equally important via the secondary class system to make customizing player characters a key feature. … [Read more...] about The Best MMORPG Of 2019 And Beyond
Guild Wars 2: Living world season four With the launch of the fourth season of Guild Wars 2’s living world late last year, we’re most definitely in for a 2018 that will see the remaining chapters release periodically over the months. Our GW2 expert Tina predicts a focus on the Inquest, Palawa Joko, Kralkatorrik, and the mysterious E during the storyline reveals. We might also get a third expansion announcement, but it is looking highly unlikely for a 2018 release. … [Read more...] about Perfect Ten: Major MMO expansions and updates to expect in 2018
#1 Battle for Azeroth (3.4m units sold) In case you missed it, yes Battle for Azeroth is a hit. The latest expansion which went live August 14 brought players to two new continents in Kul Tiras and Zandalar. Both the Horde and Alliance are back at it again, and it’s that classic tale of war that’s got players excited. What also helped sell the expansion is definitely the good use of marketing and social media campaigns. When combined together with the bold storytelling – Slyvannas, Warchief of the Horde, commits genocide at Darnassus – you definitely get more people both old and new, interested in the game to see where this goes. There’s also been a lot more World of Warcraft commercials this cycle. There have been numerous TV ads including good use of the YouTube platform to release those gorgeous cinematics that definitely does great for audience reach, and the total sales count shows. … [Read more...] about Top 5 World of Warcraft Expansions 2018 – Which Are The Bestselling WoW Expansions Of All Time?
Pearl Abyss saw record sales in the first half of 2018, following the launch of Black Desert Mobile in Korea. The company is looking forward to another strong year in 2019 with EVE Online and the global launch of Black Desert Mobile. Deutsche Bank is acting as financial advisor to Pearl Abyss, with Kim & Chang providing legal counsel. The Raine Group is acting as financial advisor to CCP Games, and White & Case LLP and LOGOS provide legal counsel. … [Read more...] about – South Korean developer acquires EVE Online studio CCP Games