MMOsite Writer

Andaleon
No one really knows what's going on inside his head. Being one helluva multitasker, he's got his day job, managing a website, playing games, and writing for different gaming sites to juggle with everyday. It's not that he doesn't want to rest. He just doesn't want to stop thinking. Did we mention he's bored and lazy? Yeah, what more if he isn't?

Relevant Articles

Final Fantasy XIV's Final Fantasy? Final Fantasy XIV's Final Fantasy?
Square's continuing success with Final Fantasy XI has given them a place in the MMO community. However, things seem to have derailed when Final Fantasy XIV was released.... >>more
Mon Nov 28 03:02:26 2011

Dragon Nest SEA: Interviews from the PvP Ladder Dragon Nest SEA: Interviews from the PvP Ladder
At the time of writing (November 19, 2011), the list showed taraL and Girmoire at 1st and 2nd place respectively.... >>more
Tue Nov 22 03:02:09 2011

Are MMO Gamers and Developers Genre-Fickle? Are MMO Gamers and Developers Genre-Fickle?
If I ask you to name 10 MMO games in 10 seconds, chances are, only 1 out of those 10 games are not in the medieval-fantasy genre (and I seriously mean chance, so you can stop trolling your answers now). This has been a question lingering in my mind for the longest time now. Are MMO gamers and developers fickle when it comes to selecting their desired genre?... >>more
Sat Nov 19 00:59:20 2011

10 Console Games That Can Transform to MMO Gaming 10 Console Games That Can Transform to MMO Gaming
Way before online gaming began, there was no way of sharing the multiplayer experience except for inviting friends over and sharing controllers or keyboards, connecting via HyperTerminal (does anyone still remember this?!), or talking about strategies over the phone. Since connectivity has now virtually made the world smaller, we're able to connect with people from all over the world through various...... >>more
Sat Nov 12 00:39:44 2011

A List of the 10 Most Recommended FTP MMO Shooters A List of the 10 Most Recommended FTP MMO Shooters
Gamers and gamerettes, once in a while, out comes the inevitable top ten/twenty/100 list of amazing games. Usually, magazines and websites hold it every year in honor of the best and the worst videogames of the year. Upholding the same tradition, we're making a list of the 10 most recommended MMO shooters out there.... >>more
Fri Oct 07 00:25:00 2011

Fight Night: Dragonica versus Rusty Hearts Fight Night: Dragonica versus Rusty Hearts
It's the battle of action MMORPGs! We're in a year filled with an increasing number of hybrid MMOGs, such as a combination of RPG plus RTS or sidescrolling action ala-Double Dragon. Whatever your fancy, the MMO market has gone and made itself particularly saturated already.We have our own standardsor criteria for playing one game over the other.... >>more
Mon Aug 29 04:56:44 2011

Learning from Drakensang Online Learning from Drakensang Online
Though entirely different from the Drakensang PC game, the online iteration still has the same mechanics as any Dark Eye TTRP.... >>more
Mon Aug 15 01:18:57 2011

Dragon Ball Online(TW) Review: Toriyama's Opus on a Grander Scale Dragon Ball Online(TW) Review: Toriyama's Opus on a Grander Scale
In a nutshell, the online universe takes places in the age 1000, 216 years after Dragon Ball. Players are taken into this age to prevent a group of villains led by Miira to take control of Earth in the future.... >>more
Thu Jul 21 23:23:23 2011

Is Mythos Deserving of a Second Chance? Is Mythos Deserving of a Second Chance?
What do you get when you band together the former team responsible for Diablo series and the 2005 well-received RPG Fate? It's an amazing team responsible for one of this year's MMORPG sleeper hits: Mythos.... >>more
Mon May 30 00:21:30 2011

Forsaken World's Identity Crisis Forsaken World's Identity Crisis
Perfect World Entertainment (PWE) has given us so much online games to choose from. Perhaps the most memorable for fans of the company would be their flagship game Perfect World.... >>more
Fri May 27 02:46:25 2011

ARGO Online Review ARGO Online Review
Though the name does not really speak for itself, ARGO garners interest for being one of the rare free-to-play MMORPGs with a post-war / post-apocalyptic premise.... >>more
Mon May 23 02:53:32 2011

Elsword Review - It's Not Grand Chase Elsword Review - It's Not Grand Chase
Let's get one thing straight: Elsword is NOT Grand Chase. Granted, KOG made it look and feel like Grand Chase, but the two games are different in terms of story and looks.... >>more
Mon Apr 11 02:08:30 2011

Rift Commercial Release Review Rift Commercial Release Review
Who says the pay-to-play MMO market is dying? There are a handful of new MMO games upping the ante with games fighting to be the next de facto MMORPG standard. Trion is no exception. Their magnum opus, Rift, has begun taking great strides in being a definite fan favorite. But taking this game head on is no easy feat. Rift's journey is no cakewalk like World of Warcraft.... >>more
Mon Apr 04 01:00:21 2011

Forsaken World Review Forsaken World Review
As I went deeper, here I was on the homepage of PWE's newest MMORPG: Forsaken World. Add another point to my interest meter for having the game deviate from PWE's usual Chinese motif. Does Forsaken World have the right to claim this self-proclaimed title? ... >>more
Wed Mar 30 02:10:38 2011

The Vast Waters of the MMO World The Vast Waters of the MMO World
Most, if not all, MMORPGs have one obvious similarity with the real world: its map. If you've observed most MMO maps, it's almost always comprised of 60 to 70% water and the remaining percentage as patches of land or clumps of continents. Developers tend to simulate a real inhabitable planet, along with its flora, fauna, and bodies of land and water.... >>more
Fri Mar 25 19:13:53 2011

Real Estate in a Virtual World Real Estate in a Virtual World
Online gaming has come a long way since its inception. Multiplayer gaming may have spawned from the highly-imaginative tabletop roleplaying games; all with just the use of a few pieces, dice, pen and paper. From there, it evolved with the demand to connect with more players located in other parts of the world. ... >>more
Tue Mar 15 23:16:24 2011

FreeJack Review by Andaleon FreeJack Review by Andaleon
Freejack, in essence, is designed as a racing game, without wheels. It's just a pure adrenalin-pumping, urban-scale foot race. Of course, Parkour-elements are incorporated into the game via the obstacles lying around the busy streets.... >>more
Thu Dec 02 22:04:43 2010

Dynasty Warriors Online Review Dynasty Warriors Online Review
Tecmo-Koei has created a cult following among gamers with one of their best masterpieces to grace the gaming world: the Dynasty Warriors franchise. This franchise has ultimately set the bar for hack-and-slash games in a span of at least three console generations.... >>more
Tue Nov 09 21:46:08 2010

Might and Magic Heroes: Kingdoms Review Might and Magic Heroes: Kingdoms Review
When you hear the title 'Heroes of Might and Magic,' you'd be expecting the console / PC RPG developed by Ubisoft. If you think Ubisoft did an online version of the eponymous game, you got your hunches right.... >>more
Fri Sep 03 06:48:39 2010

Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty and Battle.Net 2.0 Review Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty and Battle.Net 2.0 Review
Blizzard’s back with a vengeance. Twelve years after the release of the very first Starcraft game, the gaming giant has officially released its sequel: Starcraft 2. Not much has changed from the first game to Wings of Liberty. Take it up to Blizzard for staying true to their RTS formula. Blizzard stuck with what they had because it was effective both then and now. Regardless of how many thousand times...... >>more
Mon Aug 02 22:25:08 2010

LOCO Review: Steep Learning Curve + Imbalance Gameplay LOCO Review: Steep Learning Curve + Imbalance Gameplay
In a land muddled with numerous MMORPGs and rip-offs, there's no telling what game is right for a gamer's taste. Most MMORPGs we know are usually based off a bigger game, or that's what we all thought. Add this new game from Danal and alaplaya: Land of Chaos Online (LOCO).... >>more
Sat Jul 10 07:07:04 2010

Craft of Gods is a Cocktail of Toilet Craft of Gods is a Cocktail of Toilet
The fantasy genre is no stranger to MMORPGs. Most MMORPGs use mythological accounts to serve as the backbone of their story. You've got Oriental, Norse, Greek, or Roman as a common ground for a game's plot. Craft of Gods is no different. The game is based on Slavic mythology, and mixed with a typical MMORPG formula.... >>more
Tue Jul 06 02:19:35 2010

The Nitty Gritty on IAHGames and Blizzard Deal The Nitty Gritty on IAHGames and Blizzard Deal
May 25th marked the beginning of a Blizzard of changes in the Asian gaming scene. Blizzard and IAHGames landed a deal for the distribution of Blizzard® games in Southeast Asia. Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines will now receive localized distribution of at least 11 Blizzard® games.... >>more
Sun Jun 13 04:06:43 2010