genre has come a long way in a very short time, but it's still important to look back at the events which brought us to where we are today. Michael Zenke over at Massively responds to MMOCrunch's list
of MMO's most memorable event by citing what he feels to be its most influential
, from the high points (Toyota's World of Warcraft commercial
), to the lowest (the spontaneous and unannounced addition
of New Game Enhancements to Star Wars Galaxies
Were there any obvious milestones in MMO history overlooked in these articles? Were you there when Lord British was assassinated in Ultima Online
? Were you or someone you love affected by the Corrupted Blood plague of 2005
? Let us know in the comments.