"Here is the deep space science vessel USS Aurora passing over one of the moons of Bajor in Star Trek Online," Chris writes.
Personally, I think the light and dark contrast looks so much cooler in black and white. That's of small consolation to the crew of the Aurora who went blind sailing directly into the sun, but hopefully their families will find some solace in my admiration.
"With the sun setting on so many wonderful MMO's, it just seemed touching to see Kamren, my level 24 Shadowknight (still wearing her handmade Erollisi Day attire), stopping to admire the setting sun over Butcherblock in EverQuest II," wrote reader JohnD.
"For some reason, it took me a little while to warm to FFXIV's visuals," reader Dynatos said, "but over a short time I've come to appreciate how well some of the environments are created. After a long day of mining in Costa Del Sol, I sat down and enjoyed the beautiful sunset."
"Here's a shot of my character, Cyrus doing the Last Train to Cairo from Issue 6 in The Secret World. This is the final mission in a chain of missions. Very fun. The Indiana Jones-inspired scene inspired me to ditch my Senior Agent Illuminati uniform for my Maverick outfit and my trusty cowboy hat," submitted Dengar.
Want to be featured in a future edition of One Shots? Send your favorite MMO screenshots to firstname.lastname@example.org, and don't forget to include your name, the name of the game, and a description of the scene. Large, colorful, UI-free shots that tell a story and really show off the game make for the best images. Look ma, we brought back One Shots!