Why I Play: ArcheAge

It’s been over a month since I started playing ArcheAge, and in that time I’ve experienced much, but not all, of what the game has to offer in some capacity. I’ve been captured in its beautiful land of near endless possibilities, and I remain a happy denizen of the virtual world. This isn’t simply a symptom of a…

Hobo Gamer: Black Desert vs ArcheAge

After finishing my recent Hobo Gamer posts on Black Desert and ArcheAge, I couldn’t help but find myself comparing the two games in what turned out to be a challenging struggle to crown a victor, and it sounds like I’m hardly alone in attempting to make the comparison. This comparison was inevitable. Both games share strong similarities in objective, but…

Hobo Gamer: ArcheAge

With the ode to sandboxes that was my last post completed, it seemed it was time to return to my Hobo Gamer series with another sandbox entrant – ArcheAge. Originally developed by XLGames, ArcheAge has already been released in Korea and Russia, while its English language port is currently in its alpha state with Trion as the publisher. As gamers…