Game Theory: Is the MMO genre DYING? (Sponsored)

Game Theory: Is the MMO genre DYING? (Sponsored)

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The gaming press seems to think that the MMO genre is dying, but is that really true? Or is history simply repeating itself?

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MMORPGs are changing, and fast! The world of the MMO has gone through some major shifts in the last couple of years and have more than a few people calling the "Death of the MMO!" But before we get all doom and gloom and bid ol' Azeroth goodbye, we need to take a closer look here. Is the MMO dying, or is the genre just changing in ways we never expected?

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