VirginWorlds MMORPG Podcast
VirginWorlds is a weekly news podcast covering Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games (MMORPGs) such as World of Warcraft, EverQuest, Guild Wars, City of Heroes, Eve Online, Vanguard, Lord of the Rings Online and many many more. The VirginWorlds MMORPG Podcast is the flagship podcast of the VirginWorlds MMO Podcast Collective found at

What’s this? A podcast from Brent and Darren? Yep. Enjoy.

 - League of Legends Season 2 Championship and Season 3
 - City of Heroes Closing
I Want My City Back:
 - Guild Wars 2
 - Torchlight 2 vs. Diablo 3
 - Pardo Unleashed
 - SWTOR Woes and the Aftermath
 - Misc News
 - Outtakes

Direct download: 149-VWPodcast-10-6-12.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:38pm CDT

Brent, Darren, Jonathan and Karen visit SOE Fan Faire 2011 in Las Vegas.

Direct download: 148-VWPodcast-7-11-11.mp3
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VirginWorlds Podcast #147

Brent returns with support from Darren for a podcast ... a year later.  Sounds pretty much the same.

Topics include:

- Intro
- Age of Conan
- Dungeons and Dragons Online
- EverQuest II
- Guild Wars 2
- Sword of the New World 2
- Eve Online
- Warhammer Online
- Moonlight Online
- Mortal Online
- Planetside
- Star Wars: The Old Republic
- Super Hero Squad Online
- Warhammer 40K MMO
- What We're Playing
- Outro

Direct download: 147-VWPodcast-5-16-10.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:21pm CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #146 Darren rolls out the MMO news for the week, like a boss.
Direct download: 146-VWPodcast-6-30-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:39pm CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #145 Darren takes the reins again on the news!
Direct download: 145-VWPodcast-6-21-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:45pm CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #144 ... Darren executes an overthrow and does the news ...
Direct download: 144-VWPodcast-6-16-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:23pm CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #143 Thanks to the new supporters:

Ben  - VirginWorlds Member
Dajuroka - EQ-IQ Sponsor
brinelan - A View from the Top Sponsor
Wolfenhex - Through the Aftermath Sponsor
tpajeek - Through the Aftermath Sponsor
revren - Through the Aftermath Sponsor
morphisat - VirginWorlds Supporter
Paradiso - Limited Edition and Van Hemlock Podcast Sponsor
Aximand - Limited Edition Sponsor
Akely - VirginWorlds Elite Member

City of Heroes - Missions Architect
Love -
Gene Yoon Leaving Linden Labs
StarGate Worlds still going
Apocrypha's impact on Eve Online
Fallen Earth Rated M
Indie MMO gives to charity
WoW: The9 Is out
Bethesda to Sue Interplay
Paragon Studios
NetDevil: MMOs on a Shoestring
Realtime Worlds attracts talent
Direct download: 143-VWPodcast-4-18-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:35pm CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #142 - GDC 2009 Finally, the audio portion of GDC 2009 coverage from your intrepid (but slow producing) podcast team: Brent and Darren. This one is rather dense.  Enjoy.

Line Up:

- Intro with Shawn from Massively
- Worlds in Motion Kick off from Raph Koster
- Habbo Hotel Games Mechanics in a Social World
- MMO Metrics from Daniel James at Three Rings
- Wizard 101 with Kings Isle Entertainment
- File Catalyst data transfer
- NetDog MMO Server Technology
- Player Retention in Game Design with SOE
- Directed Gameplay in WOW with Jeff Kaplan
- Attributes of Game Designers with Gordon Walton from Bioware

Direct download: 142-VWPodcast-4-6-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:55am CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #141 - Pirates of the Burning Sea Russell Williams, CEO of FLying Labs, joins our esteemed guest host, Urban Mongral, for a conversation on the first year of Pirates of the Burning Sea and what the future holds.  Enjoy.
Direct download: 141-VWPodcast-3-16-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:27am CDT

VirginWorlds Podcast #140


Roper Defends Warhammer

Jumpgate and Champions on the doorstep

Aussies are baffled by MMORPGs

Aion is getting localized

Re-branding Free to Play?

Star Trek Online, the hardcore questions

Vanguard vs. EQ2

Fallen Earth update

Direct download: 140-VWPodcast-2-22-09.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:46pm CDT