| Mail |
You might also like: WoW Insider, Joystiq, and more

Posts tagged jeff-skalski

Warhammer Online drops 1.3.2 and looks straight ahead

Love it or hate it, opinions have been divided, but the changes made to Warhammer Online in the 1.3.2 patch -- most notably the changes to the starting experience -- have certainly gotten people talking. But it's one thing to discuss it in the abstract and another to see how things play out. The...

Continue Reading

Jeff Skalski talks about WAR's past, present, and future

When it comes to birthday parties, most people would like to celebrate them one of two ways: Party-hearty or keep it calm and low-key. Warhammer Online will be celebrating its first birthday a bit differently. With all the MMO competition arriving this September, the game is in for a turbulent and...

Continue Reading

WAR producer's letter details major 1.3.1 changes and lays out plan for near future

The newest Warhammer Online producer's letter starts off by detailing all the major changes coming with patch 1.3.1, including revamped city siege, open RvR enhancements, and social improvements. Basically, it's a lot of stuff we've heard about already. However, things get really interesting when...

Continue Reading

Games Day '09: Managing realm vs. realm combat with Jeff Skalski pt. 2

On top of that, we are aggressively looking at city sieges. On the RvR team, that's where the big focus is. The last big improvement in the open RvR arena was adding a second ramp to the keeps, but now our focus is on the city. We want to make sure that players know what's going on, like with the...

Continue Reading

Games Day '09: Managing realm vs. realm combat with Jeff Skalski

RvR is a carefully titrated, expansive system, and no one knows that better than Mythic Entertainment's Jeff Skalski. Jeff is the RvR team lead on Warhammer Online, and we recently had the chance to sit down with him at Games Day and pick his brain about many different aspects of WAR's RvR combat....

Continue Reading

Games Day '09: Lands of the Dead design discussion with Gabe Amatangelo and Jeff Skalski

After saying goodbye to Paul and Josh, I soon found myself sitting down with Gabe Amatangelo, the senior designer on Land of the Dead, and Jeff Skalski, the RvR team lead, with the task of getting inside the Land of the Dead development process. What I got were some great insights into how testing...

Continue Reading

Games Day '09: Lands of the Dead design discussion with Gabe Amatangelo and Jeff Skalski pt. 2

Now you guys have a really interesting design going on with Warhammer, regarding the City Siege system. You've basically built in your own cap on the game's system, which is very different from other MMOs in the market. What's it like designing something like Land of the Dead with that restrictive...

Continue Reading

GDC09: Paul Barnett and Jeff Skalski interview (part 2)

Massively's very own Shawn Schuster had a chance to catch up with Warhammer Online Creative Director Paul Barnett and RvR Producer Jeff Skalski at GDC 2009. They chatted about the recent player (re)acquisition campaign, server merges, Land of the Dead, and much more. How have the server splits...

Continue Reading

GDC09: WAR interview with Paul Barnett and Jeff Skalski

Massively's very own Shawn Schuster had a chance to catch up with Warhammer Online Creative Director Paul Barnett and RvR Producer Jeff Skalski at GDC 2009. They chatted about the recent player (re)acquisition campaign, server merges, Land of the Dead, and much more. There has been a strong push to...

Continue Reading

GDC09: Paul Barnett and Jeff Skalski interview (part 3)

Massively's very own Shawn Schuster had a chance to catch up with Warhammer Online Creative Director Paul Barnett and RvR Producer Jeff Skalski at GDC 2009. They chatted about the recent player (re)acquisition campaign, server merges, Land of the Dead, and much more. What can we expect to see with...

Continue Reading


Featured Stories

Make My MMO: September 14 - 20, 2014

Posted on Sep 20th 2014 6:00PM

Perfect Ten: Terrible, terrible MMO names

Posted on Sep 20th 2014 3:00PM

The Stream Team: Anchors away in ArcheAge!

Posted on Sep 20th 2014 1:00PM

Engadget

Engadget

Joystiq

Joystiq

WoW Insider

WoW

TUAW

TUAW