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  1. Guild Wars 2 Developers Criticized For Technique Used To Suspend More Than 1,500 AccountsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Kotaku

    Late last week, ArenaNet, makers of the MMO Guild Wars 2 , suspended over 1,500 player accounts it suspected of cheating. According to one of the players caught in the sweep, the studio accomplished this using what some users and experts are calling spyware to monitor people's computers for known cheat programs.


  2. The 16 Types Of Video GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | Kotaku

    I play action games, RPGs, puzzle games, adventure games, and games from pretty much every other genre. But the older I get, the less I find myself thinking in terms of those genres.


  3. Game scripts - where can I find them for writing examples?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | GameDev

    I've already Googled video game scripts and all I get are a bunch of "how to write a game story" that are mostly click bait, simplistic explanations. I'm interested in linear action game scripts, open world action RPGs/RPGs in general, FPS's and non linear scripts.


  4. Guild Wars 2: A Bug in the System LaunchRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2018 | Blue's News announces the launch of A Bug in the System , Episode 2 of Living World Season 4 in Guild Wars 2 , ArenaNet's MMORPG sequel . This recent trailer introduces The Man With the Plan and the rest of the cast, and it is accompanied by the following details: Beginning March 6, 2018 Pull off a daring infiltration, befriend unusual allies, and explore the Sandswept Isles in the second episode of Living World Season 4! A Bug in the System Portals are still delivering Palawa Joko's invasion forces to Tyria at an alarming rate, and Taimi may have picked up a lead on where they're coming from.


  5. How best to upgrade my PC from GT 730 Card Last reply 1 hr by drkatz42Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Tom's Hardware

    I was given a Lenovo K450E 57331555. It has an NVIDIA GeForce GT 730 graphics card with 2GB dedicated video memory.


  6. Blade&Soul freezing client. Started by IdifferentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Tom's Hardware

    Hey everyone, I just finished my gaming PC build like 4-5 days ago and seems like there are some issues with my B&S client i did verify files and such but game keeps frozing i tried everything i could find on B&S forums.


  7. Horror Writers Association's 2017 Service AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | PR Log

    Feb. 16, 2018 - PRLog -- The Horror Writers Association proudly announces the winners of the 2017 Mentor of the Year Award, the Silver Hammer Award, and the Richard Laymon President's Award. This year's awards will be presented during StokerCona 2018 at the historic Biltmore Hotel located in Providence, Rhode Island, March 1st-4th.


  8. Game Data Mining Competition on Churn Prediction and Survival Analysis using Commercial Game Log DataRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2018 | CiteULike

    ... competition on game data mining using the commercial game log data from one of the major game companies in Korea: NCSOFT. It provides opportunities to many researchers who wish to develop and apply state-of-the-art data mining techniques to game log ...


  9. NCsoft Posts Record Sales Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Chosun Ilbo

    Online game developer Ncsoft posted record earnings for last year. Its sales soared 79 percent to W1.75 trillion while operating profits jumped 78 percent to W585 billion from a year earlier, the company said Wednesday .


  10. NCsoft posts another year of record-breaking growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 |

    ... games still accounted for 57 per cent of total revenue and were incredibly strong across the board. In addition, NCsoft's slate of online games saw sales grow 73 per cent to KRW 35bn ($32m). Guild Wars 2 was the star performer thanks to its recent ...


  11. Guild wars 2 devs donate thousands to help fan rebuild after house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Gamasutra

    Guild Wars 2 developers donated $3,500 to a fan's crowdfunding page after a fire consumed everything but a copy of her collectors edition of Nightfall, an expansion for Guild Wars . As Kotaku reports, the fire struck two weeks before Christmas and destroyed the home that Siadina lived in with her family.


  12. Guild Wars 2 Developers Donate Thousands After Fan's House Burns DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Kotaku

    Two weeks before Christmas, a Georgia woman lost her home and nearly everything she owned in a fire. When she went back to survey the damage, one of the few things she recovered was a collector's edition copy of Nightfall , an expansion for Guild Wars , her favorite video game.


  13. PC Losing Signal/Can't run games/Shutting off. Started by Electro-GoblinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Tom's Hardware

    When playing Guild Wars 2 , my PC screen lost signal and then I could still hear the audio from the game and then the fans still ran. I rebooted and continued until it happened about a week later again, except this time it shut off after a couple of seconds on its own.


  14. Open letter by Alexander RA sner, GameforgeRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2018 | Gamasutra

    It is the year in which the business started to grow again. The year in which we, through our focused efforts, managed a successful turnaround of the company.


  15. EVE Developer Is Working On A Brand New MMORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | Cinema Blend News

    CCP, the team behind the popular space MMO, EVE Online , appears to be gearing up to dive into development of their next game. And based on a recent job posting, it sounds like it's going to be another MMORPG.


  16. Korean game makers to tap global markets with major new releases in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Korea Herald

    ... Infinite Realm" within the year. Expectations are high that the upcoming game could re-create the success of "PUBG." NCSoft is planning to introduce this year "Aion: Legions of War," a new mobile RPG based on its online RPG "Aion," in North America ...


  17. Experts Have A New Reason To Debate Whether 'Gaming Disorder' Is RealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Kotaku

    Ask veteran gamers whether it's possible to get too hooked on a game and they might have stories of a World of Warcraft raiding buddy who used to pee in a can that lived next to his Alienware tower. Or they might confess they got so into their Zelda: Breath of the Wild playthrough that they forgot to shower.


  18. Question about GPU or CPU upgrade Started by Tyler LMRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Tom's Hardware

    Hello everyone so I have 300 dollars and am wanting to upgrade my PC but do not know what to upgrade, I am thinking GPU would be best for games outside MMOs but CPU for MMOs since I play a lot of MMOs. PC Specs: CPU: i5-6500 *Good in every game besides some MMOs like Rift and WoW in certain areas on settings of 5 which translate to Medium and a couple others but these are the main ones* GPU: R9 380X does 45-50+ frames in every game almost on high-very high and 60+ on every game on medium.


  19. Weekend PC Game Deals: Free World in Conflict, award winning games and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 |

    Weekend PC Game Deals is where the hottest gaming deals from all over the internet are gathered into one place, every week, for your consumption. So kick back, relax, and hold on to your wallets.


  20. Need suggestion for upgrade please Last reply 13 mn by JalYt_JustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Tom's Hardware

    Hi guys, I am going to sell some components of my current pc, so I need the upgrade. Here is what I consider to buy and I want some suggestion which one is better and why CPU i7 8700k Motherboard Asus ROG Strix Z370F / MSI Gaming M5 / Aorus Gaming 7 / Asus Maximus X Hero Memory 2x8gb Corsair Dominator Platinum / Corsair 16gb Vengeace LED / Gskill Trident Z 2600-3000Mhz Power Supply Seasonic M12II 620W 80 Bronze Full Modular / EVGA 550W GD 80 Gold CPU Liquid Cooler or Air Cooler ? H100i Liquid or etc or just any air cooler with cool white led Currently have GTX 1060 6GB Gaming X + Samsung 850 Evo SSD.