WildStar is being released in a similar time period to the launches of The Elder Scrolls Online and Final Fantasy XIV: Realm Reborn. In many ways, WildStar is the underdog, with the other two titles having long, successful franchises to back them up. However, WildStar has a secret weapon. Innovation.
WildStar appears to be blending the best of both the Sandbox and Theme Park MMO, as well as adding some exciting new mechanics and features. This article covers some of the more interesting stuff.