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Red 5 Studios CEO: I think WoW killed a genre

By Pete Davison, Published 9 months ago

Mark Kern, CEO of Firefall dev Red 5 Studios, believes that World of Warcraft's increasing casual-friendliness has trivialized much of the MMO genre.

Red 5 Studios CEO: I think WoW killed a genre

The CEO and CCO of Red 5 Studios and a former team lead at Blizzard warned that attempts to attract more casual players to MMO games with easier game play have damaged the genre. "Players came in droves, millions of them," wrote Mark Kern in a blog post for MMORPG "But at what cost?

Gamesindustry 24th April 2014

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