Can Final Fantasy XIV pick itself up off the carpet and still be relevant, two years after its rocky launch? The TWIMMO crew of Gary Gannon, Hillary “Pokket” Nicole, and Jason Winter talk about the game’s prospects, framed around some interesting quotes from Square Enix.

Also on the docket: PlanetSide 2 finally takes off, World of Warcraft celebrates eight years of people predicting its doom, and BioWare tries to draw players to the new free-to-play Star Wars: The Old Republic!

Jason Winter has held several positions in the tabletop and video-gaming industry since 1996, including writer, editor, marketing coordinator, and game designer. He's the former editor of Beckett Massive Online Gamer and almost considers himself competent in PvP. In addition to his work with, he also blogs about video games at