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YouTube Monetization for Guild Wars 2 is a Non-Issue – TaugVlog Ep. 7

What Happened The following thread, regarding monetizing GW2 videos on YouTube, created a huge uproar in the community: An ArenaNet employee wrote: You cannot use the monetization system for YouTube or other services. In order words, you cannot make

Posted in Business Analysis, Guild Wars 2, Video, Vlog

Why the Fanbois Don’t Get It – TaugVlog Ep. 6

In this video, I discuss why the fanbois don’t get it. #1: Fanbois miss the broader context. Fanbois tend to advocate one game to the exclusion of others. That’s short-sighted. It’s important for multiple games to be successful at any

Posted in Video, Vlog

Dinged 10k Subscribers, 4k on Twitter – TaugVlog Ep. 5

I wanted to share two “achievements” I’ve reached: 10,000 subscribers on YouTube 4,000 followers on Twitter Thanks for your advocacy, encouragement, and feedback :) To celebrate these milestones with you, I’m running giveaways on Twitter. If you are the first

Posted in Blog Musings, Swag, Video, Vlog

Initial Thoughts on SWTOR’s F2P Model – TaugVlog Ep. 4

I share my initial feedback on the planned F2P model for SWTOR, based on the FAQs and the subscription-vs-free comparison chart provided by BioWare: This is a huge transition for SWTOR, BioWare, and EA, so hopefully they get

Posted in Business Analysis, Game Design, PVE, SWTOR, Video, Vlog

Top 5 PVP Design Flaws – TaugVlog Ep. 3

I discuss my top 5 design flaws for PVP combat of MMORPGs. In reverse order, they are…drum roll please… #5: 50% healing debuffs E.g. Mortal Strike for pre-Cataclysm Arms Warrior in WoW. When 50% healing debuffs are part of a

Posted in Game Design, PVP, RIFT, SWTOR, Video, Vlog, Warhammer Online, World of Warcraft
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