Tag Archives: Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Ding! Live! Episode 063

This week the guys talk about some of the news they didn’t manage to get to last week because of the WildStar talk, including Star Wars: The Force Unleashed.

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Ding! Live! Episode 058

This week on Ding! Live!, the guys are talking about all of the news they can think of to talk about coming out of the MMO side of the game’s industry. This week the guys mainly talk about the games that they’ve been spending their time playing, with Martin playing hour upon hour of Defiance and Calvin delving into the strange, old-school – and decidedly Zelda-esque – world of Graal. They guys then talk about some news which mostly centres around some interesting ideas that The War Z developers are having about how to deal with cheaters. You’ll have to listen to the whole podcast to find out what the gang thought, which you can do by visiting GodisaGeek.com, listening on iTunes or on Stitcher.

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Ding! Live! Episode 057

This week on Ding! Live!, aside from all of the usual news, the guys also spend a great deal of time talking about the recently released third person MMO; Defiance. Adam has played the Xbox 360 version of the game, Calvin the PC with Martin rounding off the trio by having spent time with both versions of the game. You’ll have to listen to the whole podcast to find out what the gang thought, which you can do by visiting GodisaGeek.com, listening on iTunes or on Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 055

This week the guys are talking about the plethora of news coming out of PAX East, a bunch of new trailers and some new content for older games before Martin goes on a fanboy-level gushing spree about a game that isn’t even out yet; Wildstar. The guys then move on to talking about Neverwinter, for which they recently live streamed the beta (see last week’s WeekenDing!) before Calvin talks about the recently announced expansion for Star Trek Online; Legacy of Romulus. There’s a lot to talk about too, so you’re getting a bumper edition of Ding! this week! Phew!

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Neverwinter Beta: Skirmishes, Questing and The Foundry (WeekenDing! Episode 054)

On the 54th episode of Ding!, and the fifth episode of WeekenDing!, we join Calvin, Martin and Trey as they once again delve into the world of Forgotten Realms, specifically the new Cryptic and Perfect World MMO Neverwinter, this time taking a quick look at something called a Skirmish – essentially a shorter version of a dungeon, lasting about fifteen minutes – before join forces and taking on some quests; including a user created quest from The Foundry.

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Ding! Episode 052

This week on Ding! the guys talk about as much news as they can coming out of the MMO side of the games industry in half an hour (or there about). This week the conversation starts with Defiance from Trion Worlds and the fact that the game will be releasing with a Season Pass, something that’s not often seen when it comes to the world of MMOs. The conversation then moves on to Rift, Star Wars: The Old Republic and more as the guys try to give you all of the information you’re craving while attempting desperately to stay and topic and not bad mouth Danny Wallace too much! You can listen to the podcast on GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or over on Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 051

This week on Ding! the guys talk about as much news as they can coming out of the MMO side of the games industry in half an hour (or there about). This week the conversation starts with A Realm Reborn: Final Fantasy XIV as the guys have played with the new benchmarking tool and finally know how the game is going to run on their respective systems. The conversation then moves onto the other news of the week, new content from Guild Wars 2 as well as a sale, new content for EverQuest II and even more that you’re just going to have to download and listen for yourself! You can listen to the podcast on GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or over on Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 050

This week on Ding! the guys talk about all of the news coming out of the MMO world. This week the conversation centres around the team’s involvement in the recently held beta for Neverwinter, where they got to experience the game as well as a little bit of a dungeon run. The coversation then moves to Bungie’s next game, Destiny, which appears to have very MMO leanings. To find out what else the gang talked about, you’re just going to have to listen for yourself! You can hear the Ding! podcast at GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or over at Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 047

This week on Ding! the guys talk about the various pieces of news coming out of the games industry over the last week. This week the guys talked about TERA finally going free-to-play, the introduction of the Season 3 events inside Star Trek Online, Duncan Jones directing the Warcraft movie and Sony Online Entertainment’s Bullet Run getting shut down. You can hear the podcast at GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or on Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 046

This week on Ding! the guys talk about Star Trek Online reaching the monumental milestone of two million “Captains”, the first look at Makeb, the newest planet in Star Wars: The Old Republic that will be appearing with the release of the Rise of the Hutt Cartel expansion in the Spring. Conversation then moved to Neverwinter and TERA and a discussion about “Founder’s Programs” – essentially paying for access to betas – before the conversation ended with a talk about the new Flame & Frost content in Guild Wars 2. Phew! A lot of stuff! You can hear the podcast at GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or on Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 045

This week on Ding! the guys talk about the news that’s been coming out of the MMO world, although that’s not been all the much this week. The guys talk about the opening of the beta signups for The Elder Scrolls Online, then talk in length about the trailer which was released at the same time (which you can see below). The guys then discuss Trion Worlds and the fact that they’re bringing the Eastern MMO ArcheAge to our Western shores. Listen to the whole podcast at GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or over on Stitcher.

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Ding! Episode 044

This week on Ding! the guys talk about all the news that they missed out on last week with our relatively large ‘Game of the Year’ style MMO discussion. This week they talk about the upcoming Defiance beta, Martin talks about his Star Wars: The Old Republic authenticator problems, and Trey discusses the massive amount of patching he went through in anticipation of TERA going free-to-play. There’s too much news to list here so you’re simply going to have to listen to the episode! You can hear the podcast at GodisaGeek.com, on iTunes or on Stitcher.

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