May 192014
 
chua meme This week Carla, Drew, and Seamus bid farewell to Joe, but only after discussing MMO designs that addict, open beta, name reservation, subscription fee justification, and more!

Discussion Topics

  1. Skinner’s Box and MMO addiction
    http://www.cracked.com/article_18461_5-creepy-ways-video-games-are-trying-to-get-you-addicted.html
    http://www.gamebreaker.tv/news-main/pc-2/gamers-sent-to-prison-for-stealing-over-6k-in-virtual-items/

 

News

  1. Open Beta is live!
    http://www.wildstar-online.com/en/news/open-beta-is-coming-may-8/
  2. Name reservation
    http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/2558vs/im_jeremy_gaffney_executive_producer_for_wildstar/chdxe9p
    https://twitter.com/WildStar/status/464153290629218305
    https://forums.wildstar-online.com/forums/index.php?/topic/44519-name-reservation-details/
  3. Stephan Frost says MMOs should justify their sub fees
    http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/05/07/wildstar-dev-says-mmos-need-to-justify-their-sub-fees?abthid=536a210d3c3dfa1c7e00000e
  4. Wildstar Devs Unleashed
    Part 1: http://youtu.be/aGLJ8tVHfec
    Part 2: http://www.twitch.tv/wildstar/b/527278664
    Great summary: http://wildstarreport.com/2014/05/12/wildstar-developer-livestream/
    Some funny memes that came from it:
    Zap the Rowsdower: https://twitter.com/CRB_Boots/status/464864042461310977
    Give a Chua a quest…: https://twitter.com/WildStar/status/464864277073899521
  5. Special mention: Lee Coady (@Merlin1978 on twitter, GM of Exterminatus),
    https://exterminatus.eu/news/wildstar-t4822/?view=unread#unread

 

Community Shoutout

LAST WEEK’S QUESTION: What is your favorite Wildstar plug for your house?

YOUR ANSWERS:

SJ @Scott_Hudon
https://twitter.com/Scott_Hudon/status/463526818373713920

Lee Coady @Merlin1978
https://twitter.com/Merlin1978/status/463580292415246336

Chris King on FB says, “I’d like to know when we are getting Mordesh and Mechari houses…”

Jennifer Garnham on FB says, “I can’t decide which is my fave. I love them all.”

Kalbeari @Kaleri_
https://twitter.com/Kaleri_/status/465901684116312064

Tzufit @soetzufit
https://twitter.com/soetzufit/status/465901800261165056

DiscGrace @DiscGrace
https://twitter.com/DiscGrace/status/465941075170185216

THIS WEEK’S QUESTION: What is the best part of Open Beta? Answer us on Twitter, Facebook, or the comments below!

 

Podcast Shoutout

  1. Planet Nexus
    http://www.wildstarfans.net/search/label/planet%20nexus%20podcast
  2. Nexus Weekly
    http://nexusweekly.com/
  3. Mission Nexus
    http://www.mission-nexus.com/
  4. Wildcast
    http://www.mognation.com/podcast_podcasts/wildcast-3/
  5. Late Night Dominion
    http://stream.latenightdominion.com/
  6. Wildstar Nation Podcast
    http://www.wildstarnation.com/wildstar-nation-podcast/
  7. Set To Heroic
    http://wildstar.libsyn.com/
  8. Wildstar Reporter
    http://mmoreporter.com/category/podcast/wildstar-reporter/

 

Sad news: Joe is leaving us! He will be starting a new project at CasualCoreRadio.com. Please join us in wishing him a fond goodbye and check out his new project!

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Thank you, EVERYONE, for listening!

  3 Responses to “Episode 49: Joe Rides His Rowsdower Into The Sunset”

  1. I love this show I listen at work <3. I work at a dental lab and I can listen while I work at the bench. I love Carla's voice too I wish she would talk a little more lol.

    Anyhow keep up the great work I am on Pergo and like to mostly PvP. I hope to see you all around some day.

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