What a freaking year. The weather outside is frightful for newcomers to the MMO genre, with a Blizzard that's been going on for so long that no one remembers what swimsuit weather is like. WAR broke out. Expansion packs rained down like meteors, but left no craters in the marketplace. And yet, good news abounds if you know how to read the signs. Come along with Massively as they look over half of 2008
Today's column features data from July through December. GamerDNA being a startup, their data collection in the first half of the year was not consistent enough to use for anything but wild guessing and drinking games.