TL;DR – Project Gorgon… no wait, we’ll do that tomorrow. Introvert vs extrovert: don’t be a dick. Oh hey, I should be fired (from MMORPG). I sat down to post about Project: Gorgon, which I finally got round to trying… Read moreBlaugust Day 14 – Don't be a Jerk
… because so far I’m not impressed. Let me count the ways. (Warning to those who aren’t long-time followers: This is not about the Sims and there will be f-bombs, because this is a rant. Which means it will also… Read moreElite: Dangerous, you'd better be worth it…
I’m getting this whole THEY STOLEZ MY IDEAZ!!! rant in before it’s too late, just so that when I post on the 11th I won’t have to open with it. I probably will, mind you, but this way I have… Read moreBloggyXmas? Thieves, all of them!
This needs to be said, and while I’m annoyed by it specifically in WoW at the moment it applies to any game with mounts or vehicles, especially large ones. Don’t be an asshole and park your big mounted ass on… Read moreGet your ass off my NPC
Here’s an example of how not to modify a quest that’s already in the game. In WoW, there’s a daily cooking skill quest, one instance of which requires you to find 4 sacks of sugar for the poor orphans of… Read moreQuest design – ur doin' it rong
Patch 4.0.6 hit today, and here’s what it had to say about Tol Barad: # Tol Barad * Attacking forces will receive a 200% capture speed bonus when they control 2 keeps. * Defending forces will… Read moreTol Barad 4.0.6 – SSDD
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?
I’m increasingly grateful that I bought Angmar/Moria/Mirkwood before LOTRO’s F2P model went live. For one thing, it’s now almost impossible to find a copy of Moria outside major metropolitan areas (and Albuquerque apparently doesn’t count) or eBay – aside, of… Read moreLOTRO – "F2P" business must be good
Spinks shared this, so it actually came up on my reader, and I have to cry shenanigans. Oh wait not that one – BS. That’s the one I want. It’s another “gamer-types” post and here’s the original. It’s another incredibly… Read moreOff with their heads! Player politics.