In this episode Harry and I discuss the Mists of Pandaria media burst, some Guild Wars 2 dev diaries, Kingdoms of Amalur’s release date speculation and more!

 
 

What we did this week

 
Bill
TOR
LOTRO – Great River start; pvmp
 
Harry
WoW MOP
LOTRO
Mass Effect 2
 
 

News

 
 
Mists of Pandaria media spam
http://www.pcgamer.com/previews/mists-of-pandaria-x-things-you-need-to-know/
http://www.pcgamer.com/previews/world-of-warcraft-mists-of-pandaria-video-preview/
http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/03/19/mists-of-pandaria-footage-shows-new-zones-instances/
http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/03/19/garrosh-hellscream-is-world-of-warcraft%E2%80%99s-new-arch-villain/
Dutch articles be here!
http://www.gamer.nl/preview/260443/world-of-warcraft-mists-of-pandaria-hands-on
http://www.gamer.nl/interview/260707/blizzard-kern-volgende-mmo-moet-nieuw-zijn
 
Diablo III release date May 15th
http://us.battle.net/d3/en/blog/4612389/Test-3_16_2012
- can we cram this in as an MMO?  Maybe a S(ort of)MO?
http://us.battle.net/d3/en/services/auction-house/
 
GW2 Personal Story Dev blog
http://www.arena.net/blog/the-evolution-of-narrative-in-personal-story
 
GW2 Microtransactions dev diary
http://www.arena.net/blog/mike-obrien-on-microtransactions-in-guild-wars-2
 
Guild Wars dropping support for old versions of Windows
https://forum.guildwars.com/forum/forums/tech/Discontinuing-support-for-older-versions-of-Windows/
 
Kingdoms of Amalur later in 2012?  Is anyone still excited?
http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/03/19/kingdoms-of-amalur-mmo-due-later-in-the-year-says-artist/
 
Elder Scrolls MMO Rumor
http://www.tomsguide.com/us/ZeniMax-Bethesda-Elder-Scrolls-Online-MMO,news-14481.html
 
SWTOR Free to play weekend… again!
http://www.swtor.com/node/313991
“opens Thursday, March 22nd at 12:01AM CDT / 5:01AM GMT and ends on Monday, March 26th at 2:00AM CDT / 7:00AM GMT”
 
 

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