This week, the long-awaited update 2.51 arrived for “Final Fantasy XIV”, with its central feature, the Manderville Gold Saucer. But what exactly is this Gold Saucer, anyway? My source at SquareEnix (on condition of anonymity) gave us his take: “It’s an arcade, okay? We took the idea lock, stock, and barrel from ‘Final Fantasy VII’, […]


Bioware’s popular Free-to-Play MMORPG “Star Wars: The Old Republic” has been a favorite target of Trolls since before the game even officially launched. But now it appears those¬†malcontents will no longer be bothering with SWTOR, and are moving on to other games. “It’s not worth the effort anymore,” claims Rupert Twill, 36, an eccentric from […]


Having a bad week, so I have to record the show early, and don’t really have any news to cover. So instead I will give some opinions on MMO player expectations, as well as explain why “Casual” isn’t as subjective as some make it out to be. Contents: Intro¬†(0:39) Been a stressful week, but still […]