Play Free Multiplayer Online Games and Enjoy

One of the best pass times today is playing g ames online. A major factor which contributes in making this one of the best pastimes is that most of these games are free. There is a huge number of websites which allow you to play free online games. There is no risk of any sort involved in these games and they are so addictive and engrossing that they make you sit glued to your computer for hours without you realizing it. There are many different types of games which one can choose from.
To play free online game is very easy and with the huge variety that is available, it is very easy to access as well. Another interesting factor is that these games can be played at any time during the day or at night and for as long as one wants. Further, there are some online games which are played with multiple numbers of players. Such games have changed the face of the online gaming experience altogether. There are many games which suit the interests of people of all age groups and ideas.
Online gaming business has increased manifold in the last few years because of the simplicity of these games and because they are so engrossing and involve no money or risk factor at all. Further, there are games of varying duration and you can choose the one which suits your time schedule. They are great stress busters as well. They are multi-dimensional and an added advantage is that they promote social networking too. Most of the multiplayer games online have chat boxes which any player can join and use to share his views with the other player worldwide. Eve Online, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Bingo Online, Aion and World of Warcraft are some successful multiplayer online games.
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This series of images are dedicated to my old friend and ‘twin’ Mathew Barry. Matty and I shared our birthdays on the exact day down to the year and almost an hour apart – he in the UK and I in Singapore. We were like brother and sister. On 1 August 2013, Matty left our world, hopefully for a better one. It is not easy to articulate the pain, shock and grief I went through. At the same time, it was a busy time as well and I had to swing from one extreme of emotion to the next. I miss Matty. There are reminders of him on Facebook because he beat me at all the silly games we enjoyed playing. RIP Twinx.


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9 best upcoming free to play games of 2016

Three current F2P games: War Thunder (link: http://goo.gl/VHElYC) – World of Tanks (link: http://goo.gl/o82NIa) and Aion (link: http://goo.gl/gQFJK9) – By downloading these games you help us out making videos.

This year we will see many free to play games with exceptional production values, some sooner or later will try to make you pay to win, others will offer you cosmetic hats and bikinis, but there is hope! These are the 9 Best upcoming free to play games of 2016. And we are avoiding mobile games for this list, there is only room for PC and Consoles!

Number 9 – Gigantic (PC, Xbox One)

This PC and Xbox One title is not your typical MOBA, in Gigantic two teams of five players fight for supremacy. With a twist, the Guardians! These gigantic creatures have their own attacks that change the landscape with chaotic results. The goal of the game is simple: destroy the enemy’s Guardian!

Number 8 – Dungeon Defenders 2 (PC, PS4)

In this PC title you have to defend a tower with four friends, the game has been in “Early Access” for a full year on Steam, which is actually a good thing. Dungeon Defenders 2 has improved a lot. It’s very addicting and you don’t have to buy anything to enjoy it. The final version will be also released for the PS4.pp

Number 7 – Fable Legends (PC, Xbox One)

Speaking of delays, Fable Legends is also quite the offender. Announced in 2013, this four player action RPG promises to innovate with final bosses who are controlled by players. The dungeon master will also control every enemy creature on the map. Each mission is different and can be played alone or with friends which is great.

Number 6 – Lawbreakers (PC)

Cliffy B, the mastermind behind Unreal and Gears of War, is making a shooter focused entirely on agility, skill and gravity. Forget opening chests, grinding forever, or choosing an overpowered class. This is pure action twitch shooting at its finest!

Number 5 – Fortnite (PC)

With vibrant colors and gory humor, Fortnite mixes tower defense teamwork, with “stronghold building” and nightly zombie invasions. Sounds familiar right? It’s described as the hybrid between Minecraft and Left 4 Dead. Epic Games has been working on this baby for years, but 2016 seems to be the year we can finally play this game.

Number 4 – Paragon (PC, PS4)

Another game from Epic Games, but this one actually has a date on the calendar for early 2016. Paragon promises to mix third person action with a MOBA. The game looks amazing thanks to Unreal Engine 4. Each class has its own skills with infamy, fortune, pride or glory powers. Best of all, you can sign up right now for the next beta!

Number 3 – Blade and Soul (PC)

Blade and Soul was just released on January 19th. The game has been a popular as an e-sport in Asia for years. If you like fighting games and martial arts, this game will you hook you for hours. Challenging other players, fighting bosses and exploring an open world with a story are just some of the things you can do in this game.

Number 2 – Unreal Tournament (PC)

The free version of Unreal Tournament aims to deliver the same classic modes from previous entries, and all kinds of stuff made by the community. Players can create maps, cosmetic changes for weapons, outfits and even characters. There’s an open alpha if you want to play right now, in fact we couldn’t wait and gave it try. The shooter has potential … but it desperately needs more modes and maps right now. We’ll check back in when the final release is out.

Number 1 – Orcs Must Die! Unchained (PC)

Orcs Must Die! evolved from a one player game to a two player game and now it’s full on team vs. team tower defense action in Orcs Must Die! Unchained. There are lots of ways to modify your character with skills to defend or attack zones or simply confuse your enemies. And you can even play dead in this game! Awesome stuff.

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All About Free Flash Casino Games

We have played so many casino games on line and we have liked it also. The actual beauty of the flash casino is that you can try the game without downloading it on your system. I you want to try the game or to get the hang over the game than flash casino version is the best to practice. This is 100% secure to play and you can have lot of fun while playing it. You can play any time and anywhere whether you are on your holiday or outside for a business trip. You can play this anywhere and without paying anything in return. The best online free flash casino offers you the best of the games while you play for free or not. Wide range of gaming options are available, choice is yours what you want to play.

You can find your favorite free flash casino for your self and can have lot of fun; this will also help you to learn the casino game and can be expert or your future venture when you play the game for real money. Free flash casino is the best way that you can practice your favorite game and can be an expert on the same. They are designed for entertainment purpose only where no funds are required. With the vast availability of flash casino games you can never feel bored and can try each one of them which is available on the website. Lately after trying all the games you can choose one which you like the most and can enjoy with your friends and can win lot of money as well.

Most popular games which can be played through flash casino are slots games, casino, classic casino, other casino games, sexy casino, free pokies, flash poker games, free poker games and many more. This can be played any time; they are available to play 24 by 7. The customer service for these flash games is also available round the clock to help the players. There are many website available on the internet which gives us the pleasure of playing this incredible game. Some websites also give you an option to play the game with your mood like adventure games, action games, sports game, puzzle game and racing games and much more. You can try these games before downloading these games on to your computer or laptops. All this is available on many of the free flash casino websites and YES FOR FREE!

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Oh I know I’m going to get called names on this. But I’m not going to play that game anymore. Like the sign at one of the TEA parties that said “it doesn’t matter what this sign says, you going to call it racist anyway.” When even the lawsuits now being brought by 30 plus state AG’s is considered racist, it is time to stop playing that game.

I’m flipping outraged even more so by Obama’s “victory lap” where he pretends this crap-sandwich is what “The American People were begging for”. Not one bit of graciousness in his “victory” but that nose up arrogance as his Social Democrats were literally breaking out the champagne.

I expect this will also flush out the usual Stockholm-syndrome “conservatives” who wring their hands and say “oh you can’t say that! People will take offense!”

Heck, I want to shake them up. This is supposed to be a post-racial era? Then deal with the fact that the President of the United States is the head of a gang that just raped our American principles.

I made it a cartoon and not a photoshop and the “woman” is green. Deal, people.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtJF4… – Star Conflict: Dogs of War.
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Research Citations

Painter, Lewis. “Best Free PC Games of 2016.” PC Advisor. PC Advisor, 06 Jan. 2016. Web. 19 Mar. 2016. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/feature/ga….

Cullen, Dave. “Top 10 Best Free-to-play Steam Games 2016.” Computing Forever. Computing Forever, 12 Jan. 2016. Web. 19 Mar. 2016. http://computingforever.com/2016/01/1….

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The Evolution of Free MMORPG Games

Most Free MMORPG Games lovers will put in that a majority of the modern games are just refined versions of World of Warcraft. The fact however is that the industry has evolved like any other. One funny thing is that many only remember the good parts but overlook the bad ones. There were lots of shortcomings in the multiplayer online RPGs. The technology was only at the experimental stage, hence the developers were confined on making everything to successfully operate in the slow dial-up connection’s environment. Playing MMORPGs on Empire Games will readily show you that they have evolved like anything else.

After giving a shot at the initial MMORPGs, many gamers quit playing. However, those who kept on playing have come to realize that these gamers have undergone an evolution and will treat you to a special experience. Quite a number of the early MMORPGs are still available. They are currently supported by better technology; however, they encounter stiff competition. The fact is not that the world has adopted the World of Warcraft Legacy. Developers will be inspired by any successful game to clone it in one way or the other for the success to be repeated. The actual fact has been that of building free to play rpg games based on the strengths of the initial ones while trying to avoid the weaknesses they had.

Several games that followed World of Warcraft have used different approaches and have had different success levels. Taking for instance: Eve and Guild which was successful and comparing it to Auto Assault which was not as successful. The fact isn’t that skill based evolution games have been substituted for level based progression games, rather, only their popularity has reduced but they are still available. in the gaming industry, creativity is only useful when it enhances the player’s enjoyment of the game. The innovations present themselves as minute changes and not big ones and this is the case for a majority of games taken from the Empire Games.

It is not possible for players to discredit modern Free MMORPG Games and credit their earlier counterparts for quality gameplay. The initial online RPGs did not possess instanced PvP Battlegrounds, tournaments, add-on and rendered flight paths. These features are however a must-have for the current MMORPG.

WoW has also been accused by most for worsening with time. Most claim that it was best prior to the expansion. Moments could have been there in the early game, however, it had no objectives, had imbalanced sides and the game appeared to be too laggy. The current gaming environment can’t be expected to offer such features. The point is that as time goes by, MMORPG games continue to evolve, regardless of the few setbacks they occasionally encounter. There has been a gradual drive to back off from conventional RPG mechanics, whether for Empire Games or any other provider of MMORPG.

New free to play rpg games are developed with the mission of creating new settings. The elements of the MMOG are incorporated into sports, strategy and shooter games. Revisiting one among your classic favorites will certainly show you if it will be as thrilling as the new games. You will also get from it a vivid notion of how advanced technology has become.

Not all free to play RPG games are as boring as could be imagined by certain people. The genre keeps on evolving and by being a little patient you could find that you start enjoying the current genres. Best RPG games typically guarantee hours of fun, whether for a quick online game or even a longer residence console game.

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The Allianz Arena is a football stadium in the north of Munich, Germany. The two professional Munich football clubs FC Bayern Munich and TSV 1860 München have played their home games at Allianz Arena since the start of the 2005–06 season. Both clubs had previously played their home games at the Munich Olympic Stadium since 1972, where FC Bayern Munich played all of their games and TSV 1860 München most of their games.

The large financial services provider, Allianz purchased the rights to name the stadium for 30 years. During the 2006 World Cup it was known as FIFA World Cup Stadium Munich.

The stadium will be the venue for the 2012 UEFA Champions League Final.

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Top 10 Best Free PC Fps Games 2016, the best Free To Play First person shooters for the PC. This list goes over 10 pc free fps games which you guys will love!

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RPG Games: The best free games

Games are a great source of fun and entertainment. With the recent development in technology, people can now play games without having to be physically exhausted. One can play games anywhere they want without getting tired and sweaty. These are all possible in the form of online gaming. Since almost all people are connected to the internet, people are also beginning to explore the possibilities of trying to play online games. There are a lot of online games fit for all people. These online games are not always about action, but there are also every genre fit for people who want to try online gaming. Free to play multiplayer games are what people are more likely to play.

Although online RPG games are already a great source of entertainment for people who want to play alone but interact with other avatars in their virtual world, it will always be exciting to play with other players who are as enthusiastic as you are when playing a certain RPG game. More people want free to play multiplayer games rather than with games that have preprogrammed opponent because it makes the game more realistic and at the same time, it upgrades the level of competition among other players. There are also other kinds of multiplayer games such as massively multiplayer games which support hundreds or thousands of online gamers simultaneously in a single game.

Through these kinds of multiplayer games, players can interact with more players in the game which makes it more exciting. This is a hit to people nowadays because they are able to interact with other people who are as passionate as they are when playing these certain online games. Some hit online games have created communities of gamers all over the world, who can speak so much about the game they are playing. However, these kinds of games are one of the most played games that people are playing it regularly. By playing these kinds of games, they consume a lot of time to be able to work on their progress in this certain competitions. Since playing interactively with other players, most people would want to be on top of the other on their rankings because of the competition it brings.

On the other hand, the best free RPG games for PC can be found through various websites on the internet. Also, some pages related to gaming also conduct surveys and reviews from a lot of gamers across the world so that they can tally what games do these players want to play, or what games are the most popular in the recent time. The gaming websites also provide the fresh picks or the top and best free RPG games for PC that people want to play. And since that there are more and more users who are trying to play RPG games and are suddenly into it, game developers in the world are trying to compete with their competitors to give only the best types of games that people want to have. These RPG games are not only about the entertainment it brings to its avid players, but these kinds of games also focus on developing a game that will surely captivate the gamers’ heart so they can play the game as free as possible.

Free to play multiplayer games are what people are more likely to play. The gaming websites also provide the fresh picks or the top and best free RPG games for PC that people want to play.

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Free MMORPGs

Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games or MMOGs, are very popular today. That’s because people find it incredibly fun about immersing yourself in a world of magical wonders and high fantasy.

You could be the adventurer who would brave the darkest forests and horrifying fortresses to slay the dragon and find untold wealth. Or perhaps you could be the sorcerer who will become the greatest mage across the known world, or maybe the dark lord who will reign over the many lands.

With MMOGs, you can be anyone and anything, you want to be. The limits are only bounded by your imagination. That’s why everyone loves them.

The problem is that not all MMORPGs are free. Most of the time, you’d have to pay for the MMO game itself, plus the monthly membership fee. Do you want to pay good money for something you can get for nothing?

So, a lot of devout players have looked everywhere for the best free MMO games that are worth their commitment. In the past almost all of these types of MMORPGs sucked but this is no longer true. Nowadays the some of the top game companies have created high quality MMORPGs that cost nothing to play or download. Also many previously pay to play games have switched over to free to get more new players.

Is there a catch? You could ask why exactly they are not charging a subscription fee. The reason is simple they operate on a different business model compared to premium games. That is “freemium” model in which the majority of the content is offered to gamers for free except for some premium or paid contents.

So, for example when a player starts playing, all skills and content are free just like a free trial period except without the time limits. Then as the gamer levels up, there will be a few paid items or expansion packs offered for the most hardcore players. These expansion packs or items are always optional and are just there to offer more variety. Quite a few of these premium items are purely vanity items that do not even give any special bonuses. The items are there just to make your character look good.

To give a concrete example, all regular players must limit themselves to using the boring-looking steel mace but there might be a cool-looking magic sword for those willing to pay for it. The generic-looking steel long sword has exactly the same equipment stats as the awesome-looking glowing sword – people are paying for only for their character to look cool.

These premium items are called vanity items because they are sold purely for bragging rights and do not actually affect character stats. They are rather like buying costly car accessories for your car. Obviously, they do not actually make your car go faster but they make your car look good, and car aficionados are happy enough to pay for that. It’s the same with freemium MMOs with the added benefit of these completely optional vanity equipment taking the place of premium subscription fees.

Sound good? Freemium MMO games are perfect for casual players who only play irregularly because they don’t want to pay for something they will not play every day. It’s also great for younger players who can’t spend too much for online games.

These are the top reasons why players are flocking to these online games. To sum it up, it’s mainly because players love to role-play.

Visit Jessie Andrews’s site for free MMORPGs list from MMO Worlds, the top games blog. All of these online games are totally free to play forever. None are free trial or premium open beta games.

Fair Play: El Mundo — little interview w/Kaleidos Hope (owner/creator)
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This is the outfit I have worn during the interview with Kaleidos Hope, owner and creator of the brand new event Fair Play: El Mundo.

Fair Play are permanent fairs inspired by games. El Mundo is an ancient game from the 13th century.

The Fair Play: El Mundo fair will open its doors on July 1st.

With this article, I also started a major change for my future blogging. All fantasy-related content will now be found at
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Why, you wonder? I always loved blogging as well as roleplay, and after being inspired by other awesome projects, I wanted "to go back to the roots" for everthing that is around my roleplay hobby. Therefore, I want to combine the fantasy fashion I wear with little stories from my roleplay adventures.

I will still blog casual/freebie stuff on my existing blog as I did before, no worries! Just for fantasy fashion, it will be another way of approaching for me. I hope you like the idea and still enjoy to follow.

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Online Gaming – Are Free Or Paid Games Best?

You may have heard the terms P2P and F2P in association with online games. These basically mean pay to play and free to play, and online games are either one or the other. The debate that is going on between players and followers of these two types of games often stem from which type of game is best and which one gives you more chances of building a strong character based on hard work or based on your having money.

The arguments that people bring to the table on this subject can be pretty interesting to listen to since both sides do have rather strong points when they point out the flaws and the merits of each type. Here are some of the arguments that you will commonly hear:

When you have a pay to play game, you will need to pay a monthly fee to allow you to log in and play. The usual argument with this is that in a pay to play environment, your subscription may run out without your using it if you play due to busy schedules and such, while free to play games that you can register and play on for free are there for you to visit anytime you want without the overhead monthly cost of membership.

When you play an F2P game, you can log in any time and play any time without the need for subscriptions and paid game time, but the downside to these games is that you need to purchase certain items in an item mall to strengthen your character up or to help them level up faster. This means that if you play an F2P game, even when you do not need money to play, you will still need money to build a strong character. This contrasts to P2P games in that, with P2P, once you pay for the game time, all additional extras are achievable in-game, without the need to continually buy weapons, armor and accessories.

The number of players involved in a game is the other major factor to take into consideration as, generally, the more players, the better the gaming experience as there is more action and interactions with others. F2P games tend to attract more players, though there are some exceptions, and you would therefore assume that F2P games win on this issue. However, the ‘quality’ of players is generally better on P2P; they are more involved and more knowledgeable. Therefore, for those gamers who wish to build armies and form alliances, P2P games are better, as the other players will be online more and will be more reliable.

To an extent, it really just comes down to personal preference and, anyway, there is absolutely nothing to stop you participating in both paid online games and free online games. Therefore, try not to limit yourself and speak against one or the other. Ultimately, the more people that hear good things about online games, the online gamers there will be, and the better the online gaming world will be for all.

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Top 10 Ways to Get Attention on Flickr
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"What is more pleasant than the benevolent notice other people take of us, what is more agreeable than their compassionate empathy? What inspires us more than addressing ears flushed with excitement, what captivates us more than exercising our own power of fascination? What is more thrilling than an entire hall of expectant eyes, what more overwhelming than applause surging up to us? What, lastly, equals the enchantment sparked off by the delighted attention we receive from those who profoundly delight ourselves? – Attention by other people is the most irresistible of drugs. To receive it outshines receiving any other kind of income. This is why glory surpasses power and why wealth is overshadowed by prominence."

Caterina Fake, Co-founder of Flickr, 2005.

A couple of years ago I wrote a post called Top 10 Tips for Getting Attention on Flickr that proved fairly popular. A lot has changed at Flickr in the past 2 years though and how imagery is rated and ranked on the site has also changed. That said, I thought I’d write a fresher updated post on the top 10 ways, presently, to get attention on Flickr.

Back in 2006 when I wrote my original article on how to achieve popularity on Flickr my photostream had been viewed almost 400,000 times. According to a Flickr stats page that’s been added since that time, the view count for my pages on Flickr now stands at 9,953,328. It should pass 10 million sometime this week. I’m averaging about 14,000 page views a day on Flickr.

Some of how one gets attention on Flickr has remained the same since 2006. Other stuff has changed.

1. Take great pictures. This was my number one way to achieve popularity on Flickr in 2006 and remains the number one way today. Despite all the other things that you might do to promote your photography, none of it will matter if your photos are not interesting. Everyone can be creative. Some are more creative than others. Sometimes your gear and photo processing matters, other times it doesn’t. I’ve seen incredibly beautiful and creative photos taken with a toy camera. And I’ve seen incredibly beautiful and creative photos taken with a ,000 digital Hasselblad. I’ve seen people upload interesting things from a crappy iPhone camera and I’ve seen people upload interesting things that they spent 8 hours on Photoshop with. But, the better your photos are the more likely that you will get attention. Taking great photos is a prerequisite to everything else in this article.

This said, there are certain types of photos that tend to become more popular on Flickr than others. Provocatively posed female self portraits or photos of attractive women in interesting poses, extremely saturated photos rich with eye candy like color, cityscapes, night photography, photos depicting movement and motion, silhouettes, dramatic architecture, unique portraits, creatively arranged macros and cross processed and some film photography.

2. The order that you post your photos to Flickr counts. The number one way that your photos will likely be seen in Flickr comes from your Flickr contacts looking at their Flickr contact’s photos. At present Flickr allows you to set your contacts most recent photos to their last photo, or their last 5 photos. Anything beyond 5 photos in a single batch upload will largely be buried on Flickr. If you are uploading more than 5 photos at once, make sure that you upload your best 5 photos last and what you consider your very best photo last of all. Frequently people will upload a batch of 30 photos from a concert or something with no thought as to which will be the last 5 of the 30 in order.

3. Consider places outside of Flickr to promote your photography. Do you have a blog or a photoblog? If you want more attention on Flickr you should. Flickr makes it very easy to blog your photos, you simply cut and paste the html code above your photo and you are now photoblogging with a direct link back to your photo. My blog, thomashawk.com is my number two external referrer of pageviews to my Flickrstream. Are you on FriendFeed yet? You should be. It’s easy to set up and makes sure more people see your photos. Pownce (when it is working) is another place to post interesting photos.

4. Do you have your settings on Flickr configured for maximum exposure? After Flickr itself, Google drives more traffic to my Flickrstream than any other source, even my blog. Yahoo search and both Google and Yahoo image search drive traffic as well. But your photos will be blocked from appearing in search engines unless you authorize Flickr to display your images in search engines. Make sure your photostream is set to not "hide your stuff from public searches," here.

Same goes for the Flickr API. Lots of people are using the Flickr API in interesting ways. I get traffic from places like Flickrleech, Compfight, Technorati and lots of other places that use the Flickr API to extend your photos outside of Flickr. Make sure that you’ve authorized Flickr to allow API access to your photos here.

5. Explore. Explore still remains the number one way to get photos viewed on Flickr. Explore uses Flickr’s "Magic Donkey" algorithm to each day highlight 500 of what Flickr feels are the best photos on Flickr for that day. It’s a very popular section of the site despite the fact that everyone seems to constantly hate Explore and decry its mediocrity in selecting exceptional photos. Explore has changed and evolved a lot since it was first introduced at Flickr a few years back. Initially things like *when* you posted your photos mattered.

Whether or not Flickr chooses your photos for Explore is still very much a mystery. But there are some things that we do know. The more faves, comments, tags, etc. your photo gets, the more likely it is that it will appear in Explore. Explore also uses averaging in their algorithm now. This means that if your average photo gets 5 faves, then you’ll need to do considerably better than average if you hope to see that photo in Explore.

Photos are also constantly dropping in and out of Explore. I’ve got 157 photos in Explore at present but I’ve had 446 that have appeared in Explore at one time or another. You can check out which and how many of your photos that have been showcased by Flickr in Explore here. Just change my Flickr ID at the link above for your own.

6. Groups. Speaking of Explore, if you really want to get a particular photo in Explore consider adding it to a group that encourages tagging, faving and comments of photos. Photo critique groups are good examples of this. Some of the photo critique groups play games where tagging and commenting on a photo are part of the game. Flickr does not distinguish between a photo that has been commented on or tagged organically vs. one that is included in some sort of photo critique game. If you want to boost the likelihood that your photo will be selected for Explore consider putting a strong photo into one of these pools. Photo critique groups on Flickr run the gamut from nice and friendly photo critique groups like TWIP’s, to hostile and brutal photo critique groups like DeleteMe Uncensored (note NSFW and maybe not the best group if you are easily offended).

Whatever the case, the key to groups is participation. If you simply dump a bunch of photos blindly into random groups you will likely not get much benefit. In fact, Flickr actually penalizes photo rank if someone posts their photo to too many groups. But posting your photo to selective groups where you participate will encourage activity on your photos and photostream.

7. Tag for Exploration (especially your most popular photos). Why has this photo of mine been viewed over 27,000 times on Flickr? Well in part because it shows up on the first page search results on Flickr for the search term guitar. And why does it show up in searches for the word "guitar?" Because I’ve got the photo *tagged* guitar. By tagging your photos appropriately you can ensure that more people will see them in search. Think of other ways that you can tag your photos. Are all of your photos taken in San Francisco also tagged "California?" They should be. Are all of your photos tagged "self portrait" also tagged with your name? Again, they should be.

The better you keyword and tag your photos, the more likely they will show up in searches that take place on Flickr. Even if you think that your photos will never be popular enough to rank highly in search, remember that there are other ways that Flickr users can filter search. You can search just by your contacts photos on Flickr for instance. So even if you don’t have the most popular sunset photo amongst millions on Flickr, you might have the most popular sunset photo amongst your contacts because you tagged it.

A note that I’ve seen some people on Flickr abuse tags. They will tag every photo with girl, sunset, cat, etc. Even if these things are not in their photo simply to try and trick people into getting to their photos through search. This sucks. I’m not sure what/if/how Flickr penalizes people who do this, but it’s a crappy thing to do and ruins the search experience for everyone. Tag early and often, but only tag your photos with tags that truly are accurate and descriptive.

8. Geotag. One of the more interesting ways to find photos on Flickr is through exploring photos that are geotagged on a map. When I’m going to a new place that I’m not familiar with, frequently Flickr’s "Explore the World Map," is one of my first destinations. But of course your photos will not show up here if they are not geotagged. The best way to geotag your photos is actually at the file level before you upload them. I use Geotagger on the Mac which allows you to use Google Earth to geotag your photos. You can also download the free software program from Microsoft Pro Photo Tools to geotag photos on a PC.

Check what Flickr considers your most popular photos and make sure that you geotag (and more descriptively tag) these photos especially — even if you have to geotag these shots on Flickr using their tools. Geotagging has been documented by Flickr staff as increasing the Flickr "interestingness" rating of a photograph.

9. Consider creating a few "best of" sets and feature them prominently on your Flickrstream. Frequently when people first discover your photostream they don’t have time to check out your entire stream. But if you make it easier for them and create a few sets that highlight some of your best work they may stick around longer. I’ve created two such sets myself. My 10 faves or more set and my 25 faves or more set. These sets highlight what are some of my best work according to the Flickr community and are my two most visited sets on Flickr. As my photos are faved 10 or 25 times I add the tag fav10 or fav25 to these sets and then use SmartSetr to automatically generate these sets.

Make sure also that you change your Flickr page layout from the boring default one to one that highlights your collections and sets better.

10. Tell everyone you know about your Flickrstream. Are you active on other social networks? Is a link to your Flickrstream prominently displayed on your blog? On your Facebook profile page? Be sure to include a link to your Flickrstream in every profile that you are on with other sites. Consider buying Moo cards (even though Moo.com has been lousy for me lately and won’t let me buy anymore cards from them) which highlight your photostream that you can give out to people that you run across while out shooting. Tell your friends and family and your offline "real life" contacts about your Flickrstream.

Bonus tip: Reciprocation. Above everything else, perhaps the most important thing about Flickr is that it is a community and a reciprocation based community. If you think that you can just post your photos on the site and they will garner thousands of faves and views simply because, you are wrong. Even the best photos on Flickr will not get very much attention if you simply upload them to the site and never participate.

Flickr has been built to encourage reciprocation. In fact a recent study cited reciprocation as the number one key to popularity on Flickr. Every single time you fave or comment on someone else’s photo you are giving them a link back to your own photostream. While you may not have the time to check out *everyone* who faves your photos, spend time each day faving and commenting on other people’s photos on Flickr. By sharing with others the fact that you appreciate their photos they will return the favor. Be generous with your faves and comments. Remember, other people like the attention as much as you do.

On digg here.

Update: An interesting link to comments Flickr staff have made about the Explore algorithm here. Thanks, Ole!

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Play free car driving games online for kids

The greatest advantage of playing Games online is they are available for free. Usually most of the game providers gets our attention quickly as we enjoy especially to play free online games

Free gaming sites can be found in any language, easy to find and have any kind of game you can think of from puzzles to Multiplayer games and even these games can be played with others across the world. However, a Google search for games never makes us stop wondering ” is somewhat better out at hand?

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Go to our own zrgames directory and we can carry you on to your old age. But ask a gaming fan and he will say that even more is not adequate.

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Update 2015-07-11: CitiesXL isn’t for me but Cities Skylines by Colossal Order and published by Paradox Interactive is the spiritual successor to Simcity 4.

A view of South Lake Union and Queen Anne Hill after inspired by the official announcement that SimCity 5 has been under development with a February 2013 release date. This is one of those games that I would get without a second thought if it weren’t for the number of questionable incidents involving Electronic Arts’ Origin content delivery system. That aside SimCity 5 will feature curved roads, zoning, and a rigid-body dynamics physics engine. After almost a decade of waiting it’s great to see the continuation of a classic game series.

SimCity Announce Trailer Insider’s Look :
www.youtube.com/watch?v=T70evBJE93s&feature=player_em…
SimCity 5 developers Q&A on Reddit:
www.reddit.com/r/SimCity/comments/qp15f/maxis_iama_in_eas…

Update:
Even though a robust multi-player SimCity is something a lot of people wanted, the game series was always single player-centric where mobile users with no internet connection can play anytime. Additionally Electronic Arts is well-known for shutting down game servers after a few years rendering games to become partially functional or not at all. SimCity 4 was released in 2003 and I and many others up until the last few years have been playing it on and off. It’s unrealistic to expect companies to run servers indefinitely to begin with so gamers as well as fans have good reasons to believe that SimCity 5’s lifespan will be significantly less than its predecessors.
kotaku.com/5971235/cloud-computing-is-why-the-new-simcity…

Update – 2013-03-08:
It’s almost a year later and SimCity 5 has been released. From what I’ve seen the game discourages exploration by not allowing loading from an earlier save point which limits the educational aspect and fun in a sandbox simulator. I can see a hardcore game mode where decisions are permanent so emotional connections with cities are stronger, but this ain’t Fire Emblem. SC5 also traded scale for detail. It’s not the game that I wanted but parts of it looks like serious fun. Unfortunately just about everyone who’s not playing are on a SimCity Disaster Watch.

Maxis and Electronic Arts still make great games but EA as a publisher and distributor has the dubious distinction of being responsible for the worst roll-out in gaming history so far. An EA Korea Facebook manager’s accusation of piracy in Asian countries as a factor of server outages is a reminder that CEO or intern, anyone in a position dealing with the public are required to do their homework on the products and services they’re representing.

I still play Diablo 3 and while it’s annoying when servers are down I bought into the constant connection because I play public games often and sometimes the auction house can be played as a separate game in of itself. SimCity 5 offers regional play which is great but in single player mode the lack of reverting to a previous save and a saved city can only be loaded from their associated server aren’t compelling enough to require a constant internet connection.

While most people don’t care the digital rights management or DRM issue is a real and major reason for the constant internet connection, but not the only one. The elimination of the secondary used-games market and planned obsolescence by shutting down servers and forcing people to move to the next game iteration are also business strategies being tested.

EA has decided to give out a free game as an apology which is nice. But eating the transaction costs and giving a full refund to those who paid for a SC5 license would have been nicer, and a SC5 single player offline mode would have been the best solution. Voting with your wallet by itself is ineffective since it can be misinterpreted or even be invisible. There has to be communication, sometimes very emotional communication before large organizations can be motivated to change their course of action. I do feel bad for many of the developers and other creatives that worked hard on SC5 and hope their future projects will avoid everything that’s happening here.

Update – 2013-03-20:
Pretty much everything that’s happened so far:

kotaku.com/5991077/your-complete-guide-to-the-simcity-dis…

SC5 has been mostly stabilized so people are busy trying to break it to see its inner workings. Obviously all simulations require a certain amount of abstraction but investigations revealed that the simulation itself is broken where sims take the shortest path regardless of traffic and go to the first home or work they see each day. The reasons given for the constant internet connection were found to be less than truthful as well.

Partly because of this and various other reasons, EA’s CEO has been sacrificed and Origin is holding a gamer appreciation sale for PR damage control. Large publicly traded corporations are beholden to its investors and EA can’t revert back to when Trip Hawkins first founded it to help game developers so a change in culture can’t be expected to occur overnight. Still, there’s a lot of companies that don’t have the financial strength to ride out a bad Costa Concordia PR disaster so maybe this will deter them from making similar decisions.

SC5 is a great looking game but I can’t and won’t even pirate it. Security or ethical issues aside there’s no reason to because my limited game time and finances should be used to support good games, with the occasional sale. I’ll approach the next SimCity with a skeptical but still open mind though. Keep the art and audio assets, allow online as optional, fix the simulation engine and I just might be there.

kotaku.com/5989893/if-simcity-was-a-noir-film

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Free to Play MMOGs

Massively Multiplayer Online Games or MMORPGs, are very popular these days. That is because people find it incredibly fascinating about immersing oneself in a world of magical wonders and high fantasy.

You might be the adventurer who would brave the most dangerous dungeons and scary castles to slay the magic beasts and find untold riches. Or perhaps you could be the mage who will become the most powerful magician across the known world, or maybe the evil overlord who will rule the many continents.

With MMOGs, you can be anyone and anything, you want to be. The limits are only bounded by your imagination. That is the reason why they are so popular.

The only problem is that not many MMO games are free to play. Most of the time, you would have to pay for the MMORPG itself, if not the monthly subscription fee. Do you want to pay good money for something you can get without paying for it?

So, a lot of devout gamers have searched far and wide for good free to play MMOGs that are worth their time. Not too long ago almost all of these types of MMORPGs were not very good but this is no longer true.

Nowadays the some of the top game companies have created high quality MMORPGs that cost nothing to play or download. Also many previously membership games have switched over to free to play to attract more players.

Is there a catch? You might be wondering why they are not charging a subscription fee. That is because they operate using a different business model. That is “freemium” business model in which almost all the content is given to users for free apart from a few premium or paid contents.

In other words, when a gamer starts playing, all skills and content are free similar to a free trial only without the time limits. Then as the player explores more areas, there will be a few paid items or expansion packs offered for higher level players.

These items or expansion packs are all optional and are just there to offer more variety. Quite a few of these items are purely vanity items that do not even give any special bonuses. The items are there just to customize your avatar.

To give a concrete example, all of the regular players must limit themselves to using the boring-looking steel long sword but there is a fun-looking glowing sword for those who want to buy it. The generic-looking steel sword has exactly the same equipment stats as the cool-looking glowing sword – players are paying for only for their character to look cool.

These types of items are called vanity items because they are sold purely for bragging rights and do not really affect character progression. They are somewhat like buying expensive extras like custom car grills for your automobile.

Obviously, they do not actually make your car go faster but they improve visual appeal of your car, and people are quite willing to buy that type of thing. It is the same with freemium MMOs with the added benefit of these optional vanity items in place of paid membership.

Does that sound good to you? Freemium MMORPGs are perfect for casual gamers who only play occasionally because they do not want to pay for something they would not even log into every day. It is also great for younger players who cannot spend too much for games online.

These are some of the many reasons why gamers are flocking to these online multiplayer games. In conclusion, it is mainly because gamers love the adventure.

Click here for more of the works of Ryan Johnson at best free MMORPG 2011 from MMO Worlds, the top gaming portal. All of these online games are totally free to play forever. None are free trial or premium open beta games.

AMSTEL, Γιατί έτσι σας αρέσει [AMSTEL, because this is how you like it]
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AMSTEL, because this is how you like it

ADVERTISEMENT: Two guys play a childish game to their friend. They push a parked car so that their friend cannot find enough free parking space to park his own car. And they laugh. It seems like an innocent game.

It all concludes with the company of friends, sitting at a cafe with beautiful girls beside them enjoying the beer of their choice: AMSTEL. This is paradise…

Behind the simplicity of the message, this is not anymore about a physical need. It is not about thirst, or the taste of a beer. No, It is something deeper, it is almost existential: “This is how you like it”.

You could live your dream in this pop capitalism for all. Where life is easy and pleasure comes through your choice of consuming specific products. There, you will find pleasure. A simple light pleasure. A safe pleasure. For “like” is not as strong as “love”, but it is safer I suppose. No strong attachments necessary. No responsibilities really. No consequences. No thoughts. Just consume. “Like” Paradise..

In the politics of desire, we don’t love or hate. We “like”. All are connected – society exists and functions through the desired object. It is a “safe” object for a society which “feels” secure. In a paradoxical way then, a society of fragile connections is a stable society.

AMSTEL, because this is how you like it

Reality: Two poor kids run from table to table asking for money. The boy is evidently drunk. He has no manners. He attacks verbally all those who don’t give him money. One person threatens that he will call the police. His sister tries to protect him. She shouts to him, “leave him, let’s go!” He starts running while he still holds the object of desire: a bottle of Amstel.

The dominant message is ridiculed, reversed. There is no light atmosphere here. There seems to be an absence of joy. No promises fulfilled. And then, it seems like this bottle should not be held by the hands of poor kids.

The issue is not that they are poor or that they are kids who hold a bottle of beer but that the message inside our minds does not fit the image of reality. It seems, it is easier to deny the image of reality to protect the positive message in our minds. For what is inside our minds gives us a sense of security and safety and reality is becoming harsher and harsher. And we just can’t accept that the problem lies with the dominant message.

Thus, since the problem is not with the dominant message, then it must be poverty that is to be blamed for the absence of paradise. Thus, it is the poor to be blamed for being poor. The more they become, the more they are to be blamed, the more they become danger to the healthy society. Because the message cannot be false. The message cannot be but true.

In the “West”, this is how we “like” it. Is this also the way the "West" chooses to die?

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Some of the Top Free to Play Multiplayer Games

MMORPGs have been the trend for a while now. There are a lot of people all over the world that engage in online games. The fictional characters and fantasy worlds that come with the games have awed many. A lot of games have been developed in the last few years. There are some that are more popular than others. These games have created a new market in entertainment. In most cases, players have to pay something to play. Some of the best games have to be paid for. However, there are some online games that still make it possible to play for free. There are some developers that have made free to play multiplayer games.

For someone looking to start on online gaming, there are some free games where one can start. When one has mastered these, then one can proceed to the paying kind. This is one of the best ways to gain experience in online gaming. Here is a look at the top 10 RPG:

Star Wars-The Old Republic

This particular game was not initially free but it is now. You can enjoy missions, training; Jedi or Sith and fighting. Engage in one of the most popular fantasy worlds.

Path of Exile

The game allows players to loot items that they can use to progress in the game. There are also complex skill trees that players get to enjoy.

Dungeons and Dragons

If you have ever dreamt of wielding a sword and slaying a dragon, this is one of the best free to play multiplayer games. There are factions to join and invaders to attack. Be ready to encounter mystical creatures you have never even dreamt existed.

League of Legends

This is the game for a master tactician. There are battles to be fought and team work is the main skill to master. There are also tournaments that are offered in the game.

Runes of Magic

For someone that loves magic then this is the game for you. This game provides a magic-filled world at your disposal. There are all kinds of creatures that you have to fight and along the way you have to find the lost Kingdom. There are special skills that have to be learnt to get through the game.

Lord of the Rings Online

This is an epic quest that is based on the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. The player has a chance to complete quest and protect the Company of the Ring.

PlaneShift

This fantasy world consists of monsters, quest and different creatures. There is magic involved and the chance to gain items while playing. However the game is a demo.

Perfect World

The games involves races that have to work together to maintain the dignity of the world. Players can customize their characters.

KingsRoad

Save the world by killing creatures that are destroying Alderstone. This is your chance to play hero and save the realm.

RuneScape

This is an older game than most. There have been upgrades of course but the community gaming is still the sane. The game can be run on multiple browsers.

free to play multiplayer games have made it easy for people to engage in online gaming without forking out loads of cash. There are some games that will require paid upgrades or paying for some special items to play. Top 10 RPG games provide players with different options when looking for new way to entertain themselves online.

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UPDATE 2: Hi folks! In case you have been wondering why it has gone a bit quiet here in the last days, it is because I’m working on a non-photo project which is both vital and extremely consuming these days. I have to meet a deadline which is approaching way too fast for my liking and therefore am taken pretty much day and night. Regular service however will be resumed shortly after I’ll be done and will have handed in my paper. It is the longest piece I’ve ever written so far and it is beginning to eat every bit of me… I can’t wait to see it finished and I hate it dearly on the one hand. On the other hand, it is like a piece of my head ripped out and smeared across a couple of sheets of paper… or my screen for that matter. I do then love it at the same time… a bit like a (figurative) baby…

Oh and while I’m at it, thank’s Steve, for making the mac such a nice tool to write on.

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UPDATE: Over 6000 views on the stream! Thank you all for the time you’ve spent here. Your visits are greatly appreciated and I hope you’ll continue to enjoy the images rolling out here over the next couple of weeks… or months, or years, who knows 😉

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Bern Bundesplatz. We were sent to Bern with my company yesterday and while we had a tight schedule, I still brought along my camera. I like Bern a lot and didn’t want to miss the occasion if we’d have a bit of free time left over. As it happened, we did and I didn’t. After we left the federal administration we had been visiting, we decided to remain in the area and enjoy the evening sun a bit on a café’s terrace. We therefore went on in the direction of Bundesplatz, a square right in front of our parliament, which has water fountains shooting out of it. In summer then, many kids toll around in the spray here (which you can see here: flic.kr/p/8mtC6M, here: flic.kr/p/8mwHRu or of course here: flic.kr/p/8mwACG).

With the winter coming closer however, they are way less prone to getting wet, which leaves the stage open for this dog, who was obviously very fascinated with the water shooting out of the ground. As they say then, when something exceeds one’s ability to understand, it becomes truly magical… even for a dog.

I took the occasion to get better befriended with my wide-angle and found out something significant about using such a lens in street-snapping. It was about light. So far, I had been shooting mainly at nighttime and therefore, my 24 had yet to encounter the mother of all light sources. Yes indeed, the sun. Granted, my photographical relation with the sun has not been without its ups and downs and quite frankly, I rarely like the light it provides. However, when it’s low enough, it creates dramatic contrasts and picturesque shadows, which in turn, are to be liked a lot. This then, is one domain where the wide angle feels really at home. It is a bit like its front lawn actually. Yes, in real life, the house behind the front lawn is where the serious bits are happening, where the inhabitant actually is who he is and does what he does. Following our analogy, the house is the proper use of the wide angle for the wide field of all it is able to do, landscapes, interiors, environmental portraits, the lot.

The front lawn though, is where the inhabitant shows off what he’s got best. A respectable car in the driveway signalizes success, a good trim on the grass denotes control and some carefully arranged beds of roses stand for style and a sense of esthetics… right out front, for the world to see. With a wide angle, it is quite similar and shooting it into a powerful light source like the sun makes for dramatic shots which show off its most valued qualities. The long shadows running at the viewer show of the singular depth one can achieve with no other type of lens, including the light source or at least its reflection into the frame creates a bright spot deep in the picture, drawing the viewer into it and if composed correctly, some context can still be given "around the image" due to the stretched field of view without being obtrusive.

While the world can of course not be made entirely out of front lawns and the properly great images remain the ones with message over method, this is still a valuable point to keep in mind on the steep learning curve one is presented with when using a 24mm lens.

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The Evolution of Top Free MMORPG Games

Since online gaming started many gamers have often preferred MMORPG games. They are simply modern games which allow for multiplayer features. With the internet now it is possible to play a game with a competitor being in the farthest part of the world. Since the introduction of free to play multiplayer games such as World of Warcraft the MMORPG gaming world has gone through so many changes. The developers have since focused on making the games with better interface as well as ensuring that more and more gamers are connected. The experimental stage of these games met different challenges but things are looking better now.

The evolution of the gaming world is a special experience. There has been a trendy evolution on developing the gaming franchises that have been existence for many years. Even though this has worked perfectly, developers have now pitched in brand new games which are more fun, more energetic and with better features. Because of stiff competition and each gaming site is looking forward to having the most gamers now there are free to play multiplayer games which have taken the world by storm. Now gamers don’t even have to pay to have an experience with their best games. This has increased the number of gamers as well as number of online gaming sites. Some of the top free MMORPG games are:

Skyforce

It was made by the Allods Team and the Obsidian Entertainment. Players assume the roles of different gods and head to battle with aliens from space and also get to overcome other players. Basically the players progress so they can become the gods and use the Ascension Atlas to get to different classes. The different colors of the Ascension Atlas and their meanings are red for damage, green for defense and blue is for getting better talent. You can also unlock lower levels of the game to get to different levels.

Planet Calypso

It certainly has to be one of the top free MMORPG games based on its 3D interface. The game has a real economy of social features and was developed by the great game developer Mindark. Your role is to be the best colonist and take over a different planet of the aliens. You will get to explore different aspects of that world which is 1500 square kilometers and in the course of that you will have to develop more than 200 skills. You will also get to match up your own story with that of different people from the world.

Aura Kingdom

It is set up in the world of Azuria and the power of Gaia remains present. The Gaia power is able to manifest itself and wake up different spirits from individuals who then become the envoys that will finally shape fete of the world. as soon as the powers awaken in the Envoys the spirit of Aura Kingdom is drawn to them. This is one of the few free to play multiplayer games that will need your utmost intelligence because not all the spirits are good and they also shape the personality of the envoys.

When it comes to free to play multiplayer games, you have so many options to choose from in terms of the multiplayer capability. You can either play against random player or you can simply play with your closest friend. Should you be looking top free mmorpg games, here is a website that offers these games for a guaranteed fun experience.

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