The Daily Grind: What do you consider ‘meaningful’ MMO content?
The Day by day Grind: What do you think about ‘significant’ MMO content material?
Massively OP commenter DK went on a Twitter tear final week that caught my eye. He was criticizing the way in which some MMORPG gamers use the phrase “significant” as a form of a canine whistle for hardcore or elite.
“Significant development” – from these avid gamers – “means with the ability to play extra hours and day and make everybody who pays much less haven’t any likelihood in opposition to you in PvP or PvE or economically,” he wrote. “Significant PvP is with the ability to loot the corpses of the individuals you facerolled as a result of significant development leaving them with nothing in any respect – no gear/weapons/something. Significant PvE means WoW-style raiding.”
I believed it was commentary. It’s not what I imply by significant, however on reflection, I notice that it’s what lots of the individuals I’ve argued with through the years certain meant, and the disconnect between visions for the style all of a sudden turned clear to me. It’s additionally made me loads much less keen to make use of the phrase.
Do you agree with DK? What do you think about “significant” MMO content material?