Nate James — The MMO Gamer

Warcraft’s 1% Richest Control Top 24%

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Warcraft’s 1% Richest Control Top 24% The wealth distribution is a huge topic in the real world. Both countries that I’ve lived in, the US and China, are teeming with its fair share of problems. Luckily one demographer/World of Warcraft enthusiast conducted a survey about the income inequality within Azeroth. The results of his survey of nearly […]

New Rift: From the Embers Art & Screenshots

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New Rift: From the Embers Art & Screenshots New concept art and screenshots are coming out of the woodworks for Trion’s MMO Rift: From the Embers. The concept art proves extremely interesting and the worlds are quite lush.

Wizard 101 Releases A New Expansion and iOS Minigame

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Wizard 101 Releases A New Expansion and iOS Minigame       KingsIsle Entertainment, the creators of Wizard 101 has recently announced the latest content update for Wizard 101 titled Zafaria, an African-themed world. The update changes the level cap from 60 to 70 and introduces new gear, pets, mounts and spells. In addition, they’re […]

Lego Universe Shutting Down in 2012

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Terrible. Just terrible. Lego will be closing its doors on January 31st 2012. Despite the game having a reasonable player base of 2 million players, the customers just didn’t seem to want to fork over their money. I thought most children had credit cards these days. “The LEGO Universe team can take pride in having […]

Study Shows Playing MMO’s at Work Increases Productivity

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Study Shows Playing MMO’s at Work Increases Productivity In a study published at the National Center for Biotechnology Information website, it shows that a survey of 883 people was done and the results are the opposite of what your boss, or mother, or professor may have told you (assuming you’re not playing a game during […]