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The lovely but troublesome Wildstar is now officially dead

I had the good fortune of playing an early build at Wildstar at PAX many, many years ago and saw a lot of great things, but was immensely worried. The aim was to replicate the MMO experience of old, right as the market was shifting to ...

 
 
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MMOs would benefit from more playable furries

Ever since I started blogging on Destructoid, I’ve not bothered to keep it a secret that I’m part of the furry fandom. I mean, yeah, it’s weird to say I like pretending to be a giant moth man with extraneous kaiju-like fea...

 
 
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WildStar still exists, planning a 'massive update' soon

WildStar billed itself with such a good premise before its launch -- a haven for former hardcore MMO (mostly WoW) players to enjoy themselves among the current free-to-play landscape. But Final Fantasy XIV kind of came out on top ...

 
 
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WildStar is getting a new major update and a Steam release

Carbine Studios is gearing up to release WildStar’s first major update since it went free-to-play last year. According to Polygon, the update will launch at some point in the next couple of months, and brings with it a whole new oh-so...

 
 
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What special in-game events are happening this Halloween?

Halloween, one of the best days of the year, is almost upon us! With the sweets and pumpkins also comes a landslide of in-game events for almost every game released ever. Here’s a quick run down of some of the things you can find in y...

 
 
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WildStar's officially gone free-to-play

WildStar has now finally ditched the subscription and gone free-to-play. The trailer is absolutely amazing. It’s got the vibe of a Borderlands trailer, and the animation style of a League of Legends one. Seriously, as far as animated...

 
 
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Weekend Deals: Fallout 4 pre-order discount returns to 25%

Update 10/30: New 20% off code works on select upcoming titles like Fallout 4. August has been a semi-slow month in terms of gaming deals but things are about to heat up as we near Fall release schedule + holiday season. Digital retailer GM...

 
 
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WildStar's free-to-play closed beta is live today

If you happen to currently subscribe to WildStar (or have obtained a code through other means), you're eligible to play the beta today, for the F2P version of the game releasing later this year. Alternatively, you can go to that same ...

 
 
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It's official: WildStar is going free-to-play this fall

For years, WildStar was touted as the next great subscription-based MMO. It was unveiled all the way back in 2011at Gamescom, and the hype kind of built from there. I had a chance to play multiple builds, and I liked what I saw. Hell, ...

 
 
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Wildstar might be going free to play in August

Look, I’m going to try and not be smug about this… but I was right. A few weeks ago, Wildstar was pulled from the shelves in Australia, leading to speculation it might be going free to play or Guild Wars­-style buy to play...

 
 
 
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GameStop Black Friday has a bunch of MMOs on sale

Deals brought to you by the crew at Dealzon. FYI: sales from certain retailers go toward supporting Destructoid. Well, this came out of left field for us. GameStop just started up its digital PC Games Black Friday Sale. We're seeing a slew ...

 
 
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Review: WildStar

I undertook a Review in Progress of WildStar at release, and due to a number of distractions and surprise announcements, it's taken me a while to see almost everything there is. But here I am with my Dominion Mechari Warrior, havi...

 
 
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Review in Progress: WildStar (Mid-levels)

[We'll be reviewing WildStar over an extended period of time. For more details, check out our Reviews in Progress program.] As we all know, MMOs can drastically change not only over the course of months of updates, but e...

 
 
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WildStar's server status seems stable for today's launch

In the first entry of my ongoing WildStar Review in Progress, I noted that there were some issues with various PVE and PVP servers over the early access weekend, most notably long queue times that could stretch on for hours. After chec...

 
 
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Review in Progress: WildStar (Early-Access)

[We'll be reviewing WildStar over an extended period of time. For more details, check out our new Reviews in Progress program.] The time has finally come for WildStar to back up all that hype. For years Carbine Stud...

 
 
 
 
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We've got 5,000 keys for this weekend's WildStar beta!

[Update: The beta weekend has been extended until Monday!] Our friends at NCSoft and Carbine Studios have hooked us up with 5,000 beta keys for their hot new MMO WildStar! The beta weekend starts tomorrow at 7am and ends on Sunday Mond...

 
 
 
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Get your WildStar beta keys here!

[Update: Beta weekend over! Hope you had fun.] NOTE: The rest of the codes are loaded and live! Click here to snag yours before they're all gone! Our friends at NCSoft and Carbine Studios have hooked us up with 5,000 beta keys for thei...

 
 
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WildStar lets you customize the crap out of everything

If it's one thing the upcoming MMO WildStar has going for it, besides a beautiful art style, it's the amount of customization it affords players. The latest DevSpeak video from the team at Carbine Studios delves into some of the more lavis...

 
 
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WildStar's Esper class revealed

Gamers who typically play casters in MMOs (hi!) will be pleased to see these screenshots of the Esper, the newest class reveal for the upcoming MMO WildStar. You can see them doing their thing in the gallery below, and it looks like a heavy...

 
 
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MMO WildStar has officially announced its payment model

The upcoming MMO WildStar looks pretty solid. It's got a good sense of humor, style, and appears to be different enough to fill a certain niche. Today the team at NCSoft has officially announced the game's business model, answerin...

 
 
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WildStar 'Paths' system detailed in new dev video

The Path system in WildStar is the focus of the latest developer video, going into detail about how your character will cater to how you like to personally play. The available Paths are Soldier, Explorer, Scientist, and Settler, and y...

 
 




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siddartha85

If Stadia works, it may create a sort of entry-level for gaming and bring in people who dont want to pay a big up-front But consoles/PC will still exist for dedicated gamers who want performance and lag-free

 
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I remember that time I revealed myself at the Game Developers

 
bong264

Anyone wanna take bets on whether Stadia lasts longer than OnLive?

 
Rudorlf

still like my games on my personal storage devices, Thank you very

 
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Fuck you Ouya Maybe not, but console killing? To stream everything? Sounds more like Xbox One

 
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Chronicles of Linkles Fashion #5: Transcending the Heroine of Time, she is now revealed as the Goddess Hylia

 
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i think i got my games mixed right i shouldnt play DMC V and farm FGO at the same

 
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Nobody is really thinking about it at the moment but Im really curious about which is launching on the Switch first: Mario & Luigi or Paper I want a new Paper Mario RPG but Mario & Luigi took over RPG duty so Paper Mario can eat paint chips & die

 
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Workdays almost I need to empty my brain after this Siege, anyone?

 
 

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