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CCP announced in the New York Times that they will be forming an oversight committee made up of elected representatives chosen by the EVE Online community, in a creative attempt to repair their bruised reputaion and provide transparency.
CCP has announced in an article in the New York Times that they will be forming an oversight committee made up of democratically elected representatives chosen by the EVE Online player community. This is in response to recent allegations of favoritism and unfair practices among some CCP staff. This new level of democracy and transparency mirrors real world efforts to combat corruption in emerging democracies, and represents a first among MMOGs.
Lego Universe was unveiled as the title for the upcoming Lego MMO from NetDevil. The game will be oriented toward a younger audience and is set for release in the fourth quarter of 2008.
The Star Wars Galaxies house pack-up event that had originally been postponed until June 12 was once again pushed back to an unspecified date because of stability issues.
Riktigt coolt; Did you know? Kids around the world have been exercising their imaginations and having fun with Lego since the 1930s. Did you know that you can assemble six eight-stud Lego bricks in 915,103,765 ways.
This week's Game of the Week is The Agency. Officially announced on June 11th, this newest offering from Sony Online Entertainment will tackle the spy genre in MMORPGs. Players will have the choice of being either a more stealthy spy-type character or a tear-'em-up shoot first, ask questions later mercenary. So early after the announcement, it's hard to say exactly how this game will turn out, but MMORPG.com will continue to cover this game as it progresses toward launch.
- Carolyn Koh gets caught up in the red tape at Microsoft and talks to their PR group in Seattle, WA about Games for Windows, DirectX 10, and how it applies to MMORPG gamers. She also throws in her own editorial voice in some cases.