Because Blaugust isn’t hard enough as it is, our friendly blogging taskmistress (aka Syl) decided a little extra sadism was appropriate so she started the Blaugust AMA thread over on Anook. Seeing that I’d get to ask TAGN a question… Read moreBlaugust Day 6 – Anook AMA
It’s been linked all over the place these last couple of days, but I’m going to add a link here for the perhaps 1.2 people who may not have seen it elsewhere. “It” being Raph Koster’s article, in which among… Read moreSWG – I informed you thusly
It’s Psychochild’s project — and not a few other people’s too, actually, but he’s the name on the front of the packet. It’s called Fae’s Wyrd. It haz online availability. Check it out. I know, I know, I’m not as… Read moreIt's aliiiiiive!
Yes, I’m still playing WoW — coming up to 3 months now — and yes, I’m still enjoying it, though cracks may be appearing in the facade. I have a feeling that in order to keep moving in the game,… Read moreIt's all in the rat
Sometimes I love the blogosphere: it binds us together, it enables us to share and circulate ideas, and it allows us to have far-reaching and far-branching debates about all manner of gaming things under the sun. Sometimes I loathe the… Read moreBlogging: the Chinese whipsaw effect?
(Edited with further reading posts at the end.) Sad classless panda is sad. AKA: Elder Game’s Eric reckons “classless” is really rather more difficult to design for MMOs than most people are willing to admit. My first reaction was Noooooo!… Read moreClassless is a pain in the assless
This. If I were less polite I would rip the entire post and quote it here, but I won’t. I love me some Elder Game. Snippet: Magical woman knowledge. There is an unspoken assumption that women devs – and all… Read moreMonday Miscellanea: Linkage snippets
A few years back we had EA Spouse. Now we have EA Louse on why Warhammer Online failed. I haven’t had time to read my RSS feed and see how long this has been causing ripplets across the blogosphere and… Read moreStorm in a blogcup: Warhammer
This “grind” thing is something I think about now and then on my very own, but recent internet teacup storms and my own no-quests experiment in LOTRO have pushed it to the forefront again. A little context won’t hurt. First… Read moreIs this a Grind I see before me?
NOTE – this is a long and mostly personal-reference post. You can read the first bit and skip the notes, or just not read it at all. YHBW. Damn you, Psychochild*, damn you! I was all set to wake up,… Read moreStream of consciousness for a cyberpunk MMO