The use of motion capture has been increasingly dramatically over the last few years in both movies and in video games. Who could have predicted the realism demonstrated by Gollum in the Lord of the Rings movies or of the aliens in Avatar? While normal video games have been impacted by the development of motion capture for quite some time, the process is now infiltrating mmorpg games as well. How will the use of motion capture impact the world of online gaming? Is motion capture the future of mmos?