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Massively on the Go: Pokemon Go’s third anniversary report card

Nicely hey, it looks like it’s one other birthday for Pokemon Go, so that you all know what we’ve got for the anniversary celebration: one other report...

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Massively Overthinking: The one about MMO superfans, zealots, and insidious tribalism

We just lately acquired two items of mail from longtime MOP readers and commenters that labored collectively completely to type a unified matter. Alex emailed...

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Lawful Neutral: Why Josh Hawley’s lockbox regulation Senate bill is dead-on-arrival

There’s a particular place in my coronary heart for lootboxes and exploitative monetization, and that place is someplace under the revulsion I really feel for...

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Massively Overthinking: Unpopular MMORPG opinions

Unpopular opinions: All of us have them. In truth we’ve got so many who it’s a straight up meme. This week’s Massively Overthinking is one I’ve needed to...

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Massively Overthinking: If an MMO item is buyable with gold, does that excuse its presence in the cash shop?

This week’s Overthinking matter comes from longtime MOP reader and commenter Sally Bowls. It’s about monetization, however it’s a nuanced argument we don’t see...