The MMOsketeers #14: 2012-05-29

48 mins - Published Tue, May 29, 2012 by Arkenor Oakshadow, Petter Mårtensson and Teppo Tastic

Despite the lack of big news – except for 38 Studios collapsing on itself – the Three MMOsketeers still enjoy talking on the Internet. So here’s a brand new episode for your listening pleasure.

So what did happen this week? Well, there was the whole 38 Studios shebang, which is of course sad – especially for all the people suddenly out of jobs. Then Embers of Caerus hit their Kickstarter-goal, Arenanet announced another beta weekend for Guild Wars 2 and The Secret World got moved back a bit. The whole lore behind the latter got the Arkenor/Teppotastic-treatment this week, which begs the question what a pure Lovecraftian MMO would look like. Vanity payments for getting that perfect set of white hair for your character stuck in a mental institution, perhaps?

Arkenor is also paying someone a lot of money to pew pew him in the eyes. As a bonus, a listener has shared a romantic story about listening to the podcast in the bath. It’s truly a beautiful story.

The MMOsketeers

The MMOsketeers is a show about the latest developments in the MMO gaming genre and the personal experiences of the hosts as they traverse the wide variety of massively multiplayer online games out there.

If you want to get in touch with the people behind the episode or talk to others who like it, feel free to join the CSICONauts chat room. Alternatively, you can find some of this episode's hosts and/or guests on Twitter: Arkenor Oakshadow, Petter Mårtensson and Teppo Tastic.

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