Fallout 76’s dev blog a few weeks ago about its upcoming brewing and distilling skills – which are actually surprisingly detailed – got me thinking about this topic. It’s been sort of a running gag in many MMORPGs over the years to include not just the consumption of alcohol but some sort of penalty for doing so. In Ultima Online, you doubled over and spammed *hic*. In EverQuest, it was possible to get so drunk that your screen was a blurry mess and you could legitimately fall to your death from the effects. (Ask me how I know this!) And so on. Ironically, I’m currently maining a chef in my Star Wars Galaxies emulator of choice, so last week I cranked out a couple dozen crates of potent alcoholic buff beverages – none of which have any side-effects, sigh. (That was saved for spice!) What’s the best MMORPG for getting your character super drunk? What’s the most amusing side-effect, and how often do you play around with it? Every morning, … [Read more...] about The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMORPG for getting your character super drunk?
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As the year comes to a close, we’re highlighting the best MMORPG titles to look forward to next year. 2018 has been a great year for online gaming and MMORPG games in particular. A select few games in particular led the way with excellent content addition this year, while others that are still in development has teased great features for the future. Based on this, we’re listing the best MMORPG of 2019 to keep an eye on. This features plenty of usual suspects based on their 2018 performance so far, including those that are set for release in 2019. Best Triple A MMORPG 2019 Elder Scrolls Online (PC/PS4/XB) The Elder Scrolls Online is having a fantastic year. Zenimax Online Studios have been keeping its 10 million players and counting happy this year. The game released a full Chapter (expansion) in Summerset in 2018, in addition to numerous DLC updates like Dragon Bones and Murkmire. Not only are they content rich – but also tweaks and adds plenty of quality of life … [Read more...] about The Best MMORPG Of 2019 And Beyond
Whoever tells you that MMORPG cosmetic systems aren’t important are wrong. As heroes of a fantasy world, sometimes you want and need to look like a hero and not wear your level 10 rags in the final raid boss fight. Wardrobe and Outfit systems have been a large part of MMORPGs since the start of the genre. 5. RIFT Trion’s RIFT has had something of a resurgence this year because of its Prime server. Cosmetics aren’t the reason people play the game – that’s down to unique class Soul system, the challenging Raids and the landscape content. But we sure do appreciate the cosmetic system that RIFT has. On your Hero panel (C) players are able to bring up the Wardrobe tab. It is from here that you can customize what you wear. It’s a very simple system where you pick from armor and weapon choices – skins that you have unlocked account wide. Dyes are also the same way, each armor will have two dye streams, and you simple choose which ones you want based … [Read more...] about Top 5 Best MMORPG Cosmetic Systems
The developers of Guild Wars 2 have managed to create an MMORPG that is a truly social experience – Practically every aspect of the game rewards you for working with other players. See someone dead or about to be out in the field? Help them out and gain experience for doing so. All classes have the ability to revive other players and NPCs within the game. Need to kill a monster, but someone else is already killing it? No problem! Just help the person already in combat, and you both get experience, and both get your own loot. No kill stealing or monster hoarding needed! This mechanic is in place even if you aren’t in a party together. Want to gather materials on the map, like ore from mining nodes? No worries here either! All ore nodes are player-specific, so even if someone else has just come along and mind that node you wanted, you can too! GW2’s “Dynamic Event” system is also geared towards cooperation between players, with a large variety of events, … [Read more...] about Guild Wars 2: Is It The Best MMORPG Social Experience?
So all the way back in November of 2016 I posted a video titled “Top 10 Best Free to Play MMORPG Games of 2016-2017“.over 350,000 views and almost a thousand comments. Some people were disappointed with a few of the games listed, others were surprised some of those games were still alive. With all of this in mind, I want to take this opportunity to go over what I believe are the current Best Free to Play MMORPG Games of 2018. Please be aware though that just because I believe these are the best does not in any way mean they are – you may actually hate multiple of the games in question, even. With all of the important stuff now out of the way, let’s jump into the video, yeah? How could I not start this off with one of the quirkiest games on the market?WildStar‘s population issues – it should be titled “Dying Star“, ha.. ha ha. Yeah. We’ve all heard the jokes, the people crying “The game is dead” and the like. … [Read more...] about The Very Best Free to Play MMORPG Games of 2018