I guess it's like Steam, where all the affiliated games under this new ownership will be played by launching from one common on-line portal. I'm not sure I see great advantages for the players here altho maybe technically it will make the games play smoother.
I vaguely remember when WoW went to Steam back when I used to play Wow. The problem was I had taken a long break in the interim and the switch to Steam happened while I was gone. It was actually very discouraging to try to return and find that my old shortcuts and links didn't work and I had to download and install Steam to access my old account. With so many old-time EQ players seemingly returning these days I wonder if this change could be discouraging. Old-time gamers coming back for nostalgic reasons may not be all that comfortable with having to download and install a game portal just to visit their old stomping grounds.
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