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Archive for April 27th, 2006

MMOs (MMORPGs) Continue to Rock

April 27, 2006:

MMOs (MMORPGs) Continue to Rock There is a great deal of interesting activity in MMO land these days. You may remember that we highlighted the invest-abilty of this trend/category about 18 months ago . Despite my enthusiasm, I could have never anticipated the massive impact of World of Warcraft. It appears today to be the most valuable title in the history of gaming. There are also rumors that Vivendi (parent of Blizzard) may spin it out to get full credit from investors. Huge Kudos to the team at Blizzard for firing the “shot heard round the world”. Some updates and tidbits: There is a new subscriber update at MMOGCHART.com . This is a great site that tracks subscriber counts for the major titles. ...

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