Category Archives: City of Heroes

Urbanite Update for Spring 2016

Okay, so social news for today. We have a regular and somewhat large group still running on Guild Wars 2.  Though sadly, I cannot bring myself to play that game for any length of time.  Partly due to hardware issues … Continue reading

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The Past and the Future of MMOs

MMORPG.com has been hitting it out of the park this week, and there are a pair of articles on their site worth diving deeper on today. The first article, is their list of the greatest MMO’s of all time.  It … Continue reading

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City of Heroes News! Paragon Chat and City of Titans Updates

So before I begin my series on MMO mechanics, first I need to get some recent City of Heroes news out of the way.  Consider this a mid-summer Urbanite Update if you will. Paragon Chat has been announced as a … Continue reading

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Urbanite Update for Spring 2015

Haven’t had many of these lately as there wasn’t that much to talk about.  But we’ve got a few things today to go over. Missing Worlds Media had a big update this week on the anniversary of City of Heroes … Continue reading

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Urbanite Update for Late Winter and Links

Hey Urbanites. I hate daylight savings time.  Everything is off.  Apologies for the shortness of the post this week. So Guild Wars 2.  It would seem that more and more of us are congregating into that area.  An NCSoft owned … Continue reading

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Urbanite Updates and Other News

Heya Urbanites. As usual this will be a post updating everyone in my old super group (no it’s not a guild, why would you even call it that), on what’s going on with the group and where everyone is at, … Continue reading

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Classes in City of Titans

We’ve gotten a good bit of information from various places on how characters are going to be created in City of Titans.  Based on all that, let’s sift through what we’ve gotten from the Kickstarter updates and the forums and … Continue reading

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7 Things City of Heroes did Wrong

No, my evil clone did not take over the blog.  A colleague recently prompted me with a challenge.  “Anybody can write about all the great things that City of Heroes had, let’s see you talk about all the things they … Continue reading

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The Future of City of Heroes

Editors note: Today is the final day of our review of the past, present, and future of City of Heroes.  Be sure to check out parts one and two where we reviewed the 12 things other MMO’s still can’t get … Continue reading

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12 things City of Heroes still does better than all other MMO’s out there – part 2

Editor’s note: This week, in honor of the 10th anniversary of City of Heroes, I’m doing a brief series on the past, present, and future of the game.  An interesting topic given that the game has been shut down for … Continue reading

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