When fun becomes a grind
Posted by Psychochild's Blog [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 20 January 2013, 5:43 pm
One recurring complaint of MMO players is the "grind". It's interesting taking a look at the history of MMOs, because it becomes obvious that it's mostly player perception that determines what is a grind. Every mechanic that people deride as a grind started out as something fun. In fact, sometimes it is a particularly new or novel feature that eventually becomes the dreaded grind. Let's take a look at how something fun devolves into a grind.

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When fun becomes a grind

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