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MMO Reporter 280 - Dead Computer in the Snow
Chris and Bill wade into the depth of the cold Canadian winter to scavange for computer parts as Chris' computer has died. Along the way, they discuss a new RPG from Riot Games and Bioware veterans, as well as Guild Wars 2's sPvP changes and the upcoming Nighthold Raid in World of Warcraft!
Let us know what you think of our discussions in the comments bellow!
What we did in game:
Patreon shout out
Phoenix Labs (Former Bioware and Blizzard) announces new RPG - Dauntless
WoW Nighthold raid launches Jan 17th
GW2 sPvP Season and Wintersday Live!
Press Release bellow
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Seven Day free trial for Black Desert Online (via Massively OP)
Guild Wars 2 PvP Leagues Get Even Better with the Beginning of Season 5
Annual Wintersday Festival Also Begins Today; Lasts Through January 10th
PvP Leagues in Guild Wars 2 have received some major changes with the release of Season 5, which is now live. The main focus for season 5 is to provide players with a more competitive environment: accurately indicating skill level which will allow for more evenly matched competition against other players and giving more consistent rewards across the skill spectrum.
Some of the key highlights of Season 5 changes and additions include:
A more detailed list of changes in Season 5 of PvP Leagues can be found in the official announcement which you can read here:https://www.guildwars2.com/en/news/upcoming-changes-for-pvp-league-season-5/
Additionally, today marks the beginning of the annual Wintersday festival in Guild Wars 2! Tyria will again be covered in holiday cheer. Players can expect daily achievements to earn fanciful new holiday weapons, the Snowball Mayhem competition, the return of the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle and much more. More details on Wintersday can be found here: https://www.guildwars2.com/en/news/wintersday-2016-is-here/
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