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What I do not like about MechWarrior Online, done with it

Well, been playing this for about 4 years but am now done with it as of April, 2016. Like any game, it has its fans and critics plus everyone in between. Given criticism of it, I feel it is time … Continue reading

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Truth, Lies and Video Games

AKA, Why High Damage Does Not Matter in video games. There are many beliefs that if a Player does not do X damage (or achieve some other result), that Player did not contribute to the team in a game based … Continue reading

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Four Degrees of Internet Trolls

So recently was in a conversation on the official MechWarrior Online game forum about a piece of game equipment. First came the worst of the four trolls out of nowhere. First and worst of the four posts under UserID Vanguard319, … Continue reading

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I Feel Blessed Some Gamers Don’t Do the Same Real Life Jobs

Yeah, I have played computer games for a long time, since the 1980s. I have done console games from the Atari 2600 days but over time let those go. Only so much time and one person cannot do everything. I … Continue reading

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Two Types of Players in Shooter Games

There are, in simplest description, just two, the Combat Simulator and the Sadistic Killer. The Combat Simulator looks for shooter games that give the best Close-To-Real effect as possible. The CS understands that not everything translates well but still, the … Continue reading

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Other problems with MechWarrior Online

Some other items I have noticed that I believe are wrong with MWO. 1 – Autocannons are Nothing like the Name. Look up the definition of what Autocannons are, basically they are machine guns using much higher caliber and thus … Continue reading

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On Long Range Bombardment (Including MWO and LRMs)

Before discussing Long Range Missiles in MechWarrior Online, first they must be called what they are: Long Range Bombardment Units (LRBU). LRBU has existed for a long time in military history. In medieval days and in some places before then, … Continue reading

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