Anarchy Online and Lineage 2 are 2015 MMO Hall of Fame Inductees
Anarchy Online and Lineage 2 are Now In!
MMO Hall of Fame, an online museum for massively multiplayer online games, has announced that two new MMO games will be enshrined into the hallowed virtual walls of mmohall.com.
PLANO, TX (April 8, 2015) – Ballots have been finalized for the MMO Hall of Fame class of 2015 and the fourth annual MMO Hall of Fame induction ceremony has arrived. Two new inductees have been voted in by the MMO Hall of Fame Voting Committee. The games being inducted are Anarchy Online (released in 2001) and Lineage 2 (released in 2004).
This year’s ballot added 42 new entries for games introduced in 2009 including League of Legends, Aion and Runes of Magic. There were a grand total of 173 game candidates that were eligible this year. “There was an enormous amount of competition, but after tallying all the numbers only two games reached the required 60% of the votes to enter the Hall of Fame,” said Doug Kale, curator of the MMO Hall of Fame.
These games were selected based on their major contributions to the massively multiplayer online gaming industry as well as to the millions of fans who have enjoyed them over the years.
The 2015 MMO Hall of Fame Nominating Committee consists of gaming industry notables: J. Todd Coleman (Creative Director of Shadowbane, Wizard101, Pirate101, Crowfall), Andreas Weidenhaupt (CEO of Infernum Productions), Carsten van Husen (CEO, Gameforge), Mark Hill (Senior Manager, Perfect World Entertainment), Terri Perkins (Legal Compliance Director, Funcom), Richard Vogel (President, BattleCry Studios), Eric Bloom (Gamer, Lead Vocalist of Blue Oyster Cult), William Murphy (Managing Editor, MMORPG.com) and Carolyn Koh (MMO Gaming Writer) and Jane Yun (Global PR Manager, WEBZEN).
For the complete list of votes and percentages, please Click the following link: http://www.mmohall.com/hall-of-fame-2/2015-hall-fame/
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