Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
June 25, 2021
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

Computer Games To Launch MMO-Themed U.S. Print Magazine

Computer Games To Launch MMO-Themed U.S. Print Magazine

March 17, 2006 | By Nich Maragos

March 17, 2006 | By Nich Maragos
    Post A Comment
More: Console/PC

The staff of Computer Games Magazine, owned by Florida-based publisher, have announced the creation of a spinoff publication called Massive, focusing on massively multiplayer online titles such as World of WarCraft and PlanetSide.

The magazine's content, written by the Computer Games Magazine staff, will include news, features, and previews of upcoming MMO games. An included DVD will feature MMO demos as well as full games in some instances. The first issue of the magazine will be released on September 19th, 2006, and its proper quarterly run will begin by January 2007.

"The MMO market is growing at a tremendous rate, with games like World of WarCraft dominating the sales charts worldwide," said Computer Games Magazine president Jayson Dubin. "As more people enter online worlds and these worlds become a bigger part of their everyday lives, we know it's the right time to publish this magazine. We are positioning Massive Magazine as the ultimate guide for MMO communities."

"We are not only going to focus on the latest games but also the world of the MMO gamer," continued Dubin. "Since Massive Magazine will be the first publication dedicated solely to MMO games, we know it will be very well-received by the MMO gaming community," said Dubin. “We are confident this magazine will be a huge success."

Related Jobs

Zing Games Inc.
Zing Games Inc. — Naperville, Illinois, United States

Gameplay Programmer
Infinity Ward / Activision
Infinity Ward / Activision — Woodland Hills, California, United States

Expert Gameplay Engineer
Housemarque — Helsinki, Finland

Writer (contract)
Treyarch / Activision
Treyarch / Activision — Santa Monica, California, United States

Senior Technical Character Artist

Loading Comments

loader image