Deadalus Project & Quantic Foundry Years and years and years ago, at the birth of the new millennium, a smart studenty type decided that researching gamers might be an interesting thing to do and began doing just that, surveying thousands… Read moreBlaugust Day 4 – Portrait of a Gamer
I know, I know, we don’tneed alts in The Secret World. And yet, here I am. I’m not sure what’s going on, but I’m having a hard time getting into the game the way I want to. Not because I… Read moreTSW – The Dreaded Alt Quandary
(Not an MMO post. YHBW.) I haven’t played Final Fantasy in years (almost a decade in fact), and I don’t count myself as a particular fan of the genre — unlike, say, my brother, who will rabidly froth about it… Read moreLinkage: FF XIII article on Gamasutra
The thoughts one has just before drifting off to sleep at night are occasionally genius and very often crap. Nonetheless, I woke up this morning with it still in my head, which is often a sign that, while the idea… Read moreSMORPG?
If you have any interest in role-playing, you should read Spinks’ series of articles on the subject. I don’t agree with all of her points and views, but if we all agreed there’d be no fun and a damn sight… Read moreGet your RP on III — Begone, quests!
As a follow-up to the discussion sparked here and elsewhere by yesterday’s post, I wanted to add that several of the thoughts expressed helped me to clarify what I think of MMOs in terms of roleplaying vehicles. I have to… Read moreGet your RP on II – not in MMOs
Yes, I’m a roleplayer. I could give the rambling “started in the 80s, did this and that in the 90s, do this and that now” but really, my gaming history is the same as that of almost every other gamer… Read moreGet your RP on