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WildStar’s Economic Game

WildStar’s Economic Game Economy What is “economy?” Simply put, it is the management of resources. Economics is therefore the study of how resources are distributed. In order to build an economic plan for an online game, we need to determine what the resources are, where they come from, and who…

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WildStar Wednesday: Stress Test Postmortem

WildStar Wednesday: Stress Test Postmortem Troy “Aether” Hewitt here, Community Director for WildStar. As you know, we had our first stress test where we asked you to break things, and wow – did you ever. This event, which we are now officially calling “Stress Test Part One: The Stressening”, uncovered…

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WildStar Wednesday: Game Jam

WildStar Wednesday: Game Jam We’d like to give you a glimpse inside the mad, mad world of game design here at Carbine Studios.  In a typical week our designers work anywhere from 40 to 60 hours.  They are hard at work doing all manners of different tasks: tightening up graphics…

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WildStar Wednesday: Main Events Calendar

WildStar Wednesday: Main Events Calendar Ready to Party? It seems like everywhere you turn, there are people talking about WildStar. You name it, we’ve had question about it. Of all the questions we get, (aside from the constant chant for beta keys), people want to know whether we are going…

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WildStar Uplink Analysis: Money Sinks

WildStar Uplink Analysis: Money Sinks This time, Charles “Bull” Durham took more of a one on one approach to answering questions. That’s his style and we dig it!   cecilandblues: my concerns are about resources and crafting. I hope to see Tier1-TierMAX materials all relevant and interconnected I hope Warplots…

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Welcome to CBT3: Ready to Rumble!

Welcome to CBT3: Ready to Rumble! Another week, another milestone. Team WildStar has been itching for the chance to get some faction on faction action going since we started beta, so we’re excited about this round of beta. It’s going to be our first opportunity to test out what PvP…

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WildStar Uplink Analysis: How do you plan to use your house?

WildStar Uplink Analysis: How do you plan to use your house? WildStar Uplink is a bi-weekly conversation we hold with our fans about MMO design, philosophy, and news. The main goal of these conversations is to gauge how important certain issues are to the WildStar community. More than just a…

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Bitwise and Packetdancer talk WildStar UI Add-ons

Bitwise and Packetdancer talk WildStar UI Add-ons Jon “Bitwise” Wiesman is the UI Architect of Apollo and the Lead Client Engineer for WildStar. He’s also the Nicest Guy at Carbine, and the Black Rowsdower of Carbine, titles which he has given himself while everyone else just smiles and nods. Hello,…

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