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
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 CST

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 CST

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 CST

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 CST

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 CST

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 CST

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 CST

VirginWorlds Podcast #139 This Week's Topics:

  • Fusion Fall for iPhone and Wii
  • New Subscription Models
  • Eve Online Drops Linux Support
  • Web Comic for Old Republic
  • NCSoft Continues Layoffs
  • EQ2 Recruit a Friend
  • Funcom is Hiring?
  • Free Realms in April
  • Jeff Kaplan Leaving WoW
  • SOE's Credit Card Fraud Strategy
  • Rarebit Leaving MxO
  • Direct download: 139-VWPodcast-2-15-09.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:39pm CST

    VirginWorlds Podcast #138 First show in some time and to get back in the swing, Brent talks about Turbine, Mythic, SOE, the Chinese and then he rants a little about people who say stuff is broken.
    Direct download: 138-VWPodcast-2-8-09.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:55pm CST

    VirginWorlds Podcast #137 VirginWorlds Podcast features the Monday night MMO static party chatting about its 2009 gaming resolutions, while they slay orcs in LotRO.  Enjoy.
    Direct download: 137-VWPodcast-12-28-08.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:32pm CST