Pixels or Death's Adam Harshberger talks about his beloved MMORPG genre, why it may have been disappointing over the past few years, and how two games can help save it.
"I have had a thousand very meaningful experiences in online, massive roleplaying games. But they are only shadows of what I initially expected. The promise has gone unfulfilled.
But, for once in my life, I am not here to doomsay – because I have hope for the MMORPG. In a genre that feels like a weird, Escheresque boat afloat on a tarry black sea, I have seen beacons of progress looming in the horizon. Two of them, to be exact."