Mortal Online – Mounted Zerg Gone Wrong (PVP Video)

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Crowfall – ACE Q&A Live! for February

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ULTIMA NOSTALGIA PROJECT THAT’S REBUILDING ULTIMA ONLINE IN WURM

If you found last week’s community discussion on whether (good) bots could help save dying MMORPGs fascinating, then the video hereunder will suit you too. Last year we wrote about gamer and professional artist Andrea Fryer – you probably know her best as KatsPurr in the Massively OP community. She’s been working on a spectacular “Ultima Nostalgia” project to meld the worlds of Ultima Online and Wurm Online by recreating the former as a 3-D map inside the latter.

Content retrieved from: http://massivelyop.com/2018/02/19/catching-up-with-the-ultima-nostalgia-project-thats-rebuilding-ultima-online-in-wurm/.

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SOLVING EVE ONLINE’S BOTTING PROBLEM

Practically every MMO on the market today has had to contend with botting and the range of issues that come with it, and EVE Online has always been a favoured target for bots. EVE‘s slow pace of gameplay and predictable PvE activities make it ideal for automation, and the nature of a persistent sandbox is that more time spent farming resources and currency will always be better. The issue seems to have escalated in recent months since the free-to-play upgrades expanded the range of ships and modules available to free users, and the community has been pushing CCP heavily for progress.

A team of bot-hunting players made the news last month when they took down eight ridiculously expensive supercarriers being controlled by bots, exposing just how big the scale of the problem is. The EVE security team responded with a ban wave hitting over 1,800 bot accounts in January and promises that they are “coming for the bots,” but one expert admitted in a recent interview that the war on bots may never be won. So just how difficult is it to tackle botting in EVE Online, and what could CCP do to improve things?

In this edition of EVE Evolved, I look at the difficulties in detecting and shutting down botters, how extensive botting may be in nullsec, and some things developers might have to do in order to solve the problem.

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Content retrieved from: http://massivelyop.com/2018/02/18/eve-evolved-solving-eve-onlines-botting-problem/.

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DARKFALL: RISE OF AGON PUSHES FOR CROWDSOURCING AND A FREEMIUM MODEL

Do you have talent? Then Darkfall: Rise of Agon wants you to chip in and help out — for pay, of course. The team behind this indie PvP MMO announced the formation of its Agon’s Community Talent (ACT), an initiative to recruit talented artists that can help design resources for the dev-strapped game.

Content retrieved from: http://massivelyop.com/2018/02/16/darkfall-rise-of-agon-pushes-for-crowdsourcing-and-a-freemium-model/.

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Did Brazilians Just Make their own Darkfall?

Check out Profane. It looks like Brazilians may have made a decent replacement for Darkfall Unholy Wars?


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More P2W in Black Desert Online: Kamasylve Blessing and Book Of Combat Added to Pearl Shop

Pearl Shop – 14th February 2018

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