Today we're going to offer a thought experiment, of sorts. Pick a game that's currently operating, any game. Now imagine that it's your job to play this game five days out of the week, eight hours a day, with occasional time in the middle for lunch. What game would you pick?
Keep in mind that this isn't about working as a tester
, but still working a job
. You would be told what you need to do for eight hours along with daily responsibilities, and it would be up to you to accomplish those goals. Not that those goals would necessarily be logical or even possible within your shift, but that's not the point here.
Hardcore raiders from back in the days of World of Warcraft
's original launch will likely remember being in a similar situation, but you don't need to have that environment. Maybe you're just playing economics in EVE Online
full-time, or perhaps your job is crafting in Final Fantasy XIV
. So what game would you play for a job?
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