Posts tagged MMO
Game Review - The Elder Scrolls Online

Following my failed attempt to get into World of Warcraft, another game I’d heard about, but never played was The Elder Scrolls. One of the people who works in my favourite coffee shop is a huge Elder Scrolls fan, so I thought it would be a good game to try out, little did I realise how complicated that idea was going to be! For a start, there are many versions, sequels and follow ups. I thought Skyrim was a different game, especially when I saw a poster on the tube for an orchestral performance of the music of Skyrim at the London Palladium, but it’s actually just a chapter of the game. As much as part of me thought I should start at the beginning, sometimes dated graphics and gameplay annoy me in a way that I can’t fully enjoy the story of the game. With that in mind, and with my affiliation with the MMO genre, I opted for The Elder Scrolls Online.

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My First Time #12 - World of Warcraft

Released in 2004, World of Warcraft is a Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG). It’s also arguably the most popular MMORPG of all time with over 100 million registered user accounts by 2017 and grossing almost $10 Billion in revenue, the highest of any gaming franchise ever. Of course registered accounts doesn’t mean active players, but with over 10 million paid monthly subscribers currently, it’s fair to say that World of Warcraft is still an incredibly popular game.

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