Whether you love Elves or hate them as much as Justin does, they're a staple of the MMO fantasy genre, and this week, ArenaNet revealed the long-awaited redesign of its version of a nature-loving, pointy-eared race. Guild Wars 2's Sylvari Week gave us a glimpse into the visuals, culture, starting zone, and personality of the newly beautiful and revitalized Tyrian treehuggers. Now, where's my Asuran Week?!
And over the weekend, Funcom deluged fans with Age of Conan goodies, including an interview with Silirrion and exclusive previews of Dead Man's Hand and the Savage Coast of Turan adventure pack.
Join us past the break for a look at this week's other top MMO stories!
Biggest EVE Online scam ever recorded nets over a trillion ISK
EVE players once again reminded us why so many people avoid EVE.
New predictions for SWTOR sales: Three million units!
Analysts raised the subscription bar for the upcoming Star Wars MMO.
Age of Conan: Unchained conquers 300,000 new players, doubles revenue
The first week of F2P was kind to AoC.
Bombshell: End of Nations to be free-to-play
Trion's MMORTS won't have a sub after all.
Massively Exclusive: Jim Lee talks Batman, canon, and DCUO
We interviewed the DC Comics legend.
The Guild Counsel: Why The Raid is worth seeing
Our thoughts on the controversial The Raid documentary.
Storybricks: Opening the Pandora's box of MMO design
Could this be the ultimate sandbox MMO?
Free for All: The best-looking games in free-to-play
Beau offered his opinion on F2P aesthetics.
Get crafty with DDO's Update 11: Secrets of the Artificers
Dungeons and Dragons Online's next patch was revealed.
Origins website hints at lofty sandbox goals
Or is this the ultimate sandbox MMO?
SOE releases account authenticators
Sony joins the likes of Trion and Blizzard to offer extra account security.
Nintendo patents "Massively Single-Player" term
The Japanese company hopes to define a new genre.
Choose My Adventure: No more lightsabers!
Larry kicked off a new round of CMA.
Blizzard drops 'Glimpses' screenshot with 3 unknown NPCs
More speculation on WoW's next expansion.
Zarhym muses about 15-man raids
Bluenames discussed the viability of new raid sizes.