4. Newbee Newbee is another team hailing from China, but unlike the rest, they were given a good head start thanks to sponsorship by a local billionaire. Founded in 2014, Newbee’s squads hit the record books for earning the most money at a single tournament that year, a total of US$5 million, during The Internationals 2014 for competing in Dota2 and Hearthstone. … [Read more...] about Top 5 Richest E-Sports Teams Of All Time
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MJ Guthrie (@MJ_Guthrie, blog): Because I like the anticipation and surprise of “What did I get?!” when collecting shinies in EverQuest II, I also like opening lockboxes. But there’s a catch: I like opening these little gifts when getting them and the means to open them are both obtained in the game! Basically, it’s just opening a loot chest to me that took a little more work to get open. When it becomes a matter of having to buy keys with money, I am no longer interested in opening them. I appreciate how Secret World Legends gives a cache lockbox key to subscribers every day (if they claim it), so I have the chance to open one a day. Unfortunately, I can collect more than 10 a day, so these items sit in my inventory and bank, beckoning me to open them. Willpower is definitely needed! The desire to open them all (or at least enough to get the item I want) is pretty strong at times, especially since I have yet to get the top item, even with the … [Read more...] about Massively Overthinking: How should MMOs make money in a world without lockboxes?
The characters are brilliantly strange and unusual, ranging from a mummified occult gangster to a pansexual rockabilly eco-activist to a blind werewolf elder. Each quest is a memorable story filled with pathos, suspense, and sometimes shocking twists. The world-building is second to none, seamlessly hybridizing numerous real world mythologies and conspiracy theories with the game’s own fiction. … [Read more...] about Six MMOs with the Best Story-telling
“A little greed is good”. Make it a habit of thinking for yourselves first. Your time, your energy, your health matters to you a lot. Give your health first priority and make giving yourselves a good night’s sleep on the top of that list. A healthy body reflects a healthy mind. Treat yourselves the best way you could. … [Read more...] about 15 Eye Opening Quotes By Business Magnate Warren Buffett
You cannot have competitive gaming without fans and they need something clear, compelling, exciting and easy to follow if they are to be captivated. They fuel the craze by streaming big tournaments, hero worshiping the stars and even wagering on the outcomes at sites like Unikrn.com. It is challenging for the camera to follow the action in MMO games, and this is problematic. The biggest genre within MMO games is MMORPGs, role playing games. The joy of playing these games is largely derived from exploring a huge world and gathering loot and experience points along the way in order to enhance your chances of success. In esports, this is problematic as it damages the competitive aspect. To succeed at CS:GO and Dota 2 you need greater skill and strategy than your opponents, not simply a more powerful weapon. … [Read more...] about Will MMO Games Have a Greater Influence on Esports Going Forward?