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New MMO ‘Wildstar’ getting some serious attention, and deservedly so | Adam Wratten
I’m still trying to find the perfect MMO. It’s been hard, frankly. So many great concepts to come out, all to fail to meet my standards. Maybe my standards are too high. Or, maybe, they’re just not the right games for me. I’ve spent a good bit of time with the upcoming MMO "Wildstar" and, fingers crossed, I think I may have found the one. "Wildstar" is kind of like current-reigning MMO champ "World of Warcraft" meets colorful-and-awesome FPS game "Borderlands." It’s got a tongue-in-cheek style to it, like an announcer heralding your leveling up sounding like something out of an action film. Visually, it’s very reminiscent of "WoW." They definitely weren’t aiming for realism in the graphics department. That’s not to say, though, that it looks bad. I’m really a huge fan of the art style. It’s cartoony, but cool. Also, like "WoW" (and many other MMOs), there are two factions: The Dominion and The Exiles. There is, of course, conflict between the two sides as they battle for control of