Trish Bennon

Trish Bennon is a former Senior Editor for IGN Entertainment's Vault Network. She's been around the MMO and gaming scene for many years and is considered an industry veteran. When she's not raiding, socializing or fooling around in one of her favorite MMORPGS, she's probably attending an industry event like PAX, oh and she sometimes writes!

Editorial: Multi-Game Guilds, Good or Bad?

Com·mu·ni·ty: a unified body of individuals as a group of people with a common interest gaming together within a larger society <a guild> For many gamers, one of the most alluring aspects of online gaming is the opportunity to bond with other people.  Whether their interest lies in player-vs.-player fighting, roleplaying or end game raid content, being able to share those interests with other like-minded players is what keeps them engaged and interested.

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Community Corner: MMO’s Going F2P

With intense competition pressed upon massively multiplayer online games by the explosion of the casual gaming market, developers are re-evaluating their businesses models to maintain not only their competitive edge but their overall player base. In 2010 Turbine tossed out subscriptions for Lord of the Rings Online and replaced it with a free to play (F2P) model.  Two years later, Sony Online adopted the F2P experience for both Everquest and Star Wars Galaxies.  On June 12th, Trion...

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