As mentioned here, Kate and I have been conducting a sort of Test Run of Fun on the MMORPG Lord
Here is a simple fact about MMO economies: every “value” in a MMORPG boils down to time investment. In short,
Don’t believe me? Peruse the Jonathan Coulton – Listening Suggestions. I’m going to buy, like… everything on his site. So
Penny Arcade! – The Protip
Three MMO mistakes I’ll never make again “I do not need to level tonight.” For “level,” also insert “get the
If you have a nifty little macro/code/addon widget that, when you’re down to 20% or 10% health, automatically has you
Hmm. I was planning on a basic week in review post, but I realized pretty much everything I have to
DM of the Rings XIV:Boring Distractions D&D is a sort of simulation. A simulation of living in a fantasy world
Not a lot of gaming in the last week. Here’s what’s been going on. MMO – WoW Grezzk Level 70
Because it is late, simply a brief screenshot summary of some of the better moments from the last 10 levels
Here’s what’s been going on in the last week or so: MMO – WoW Grezzk Level 69 orcish hunter. Farstriders
xkcd, By Randall Munroe
From the last week or so.
The Human Side of WAR — this is an easy to ready two-page interview, and I recommend it. Lots of
I can’t seem to find that vital crossover audience of people who appreciate the subtle genius of taking Little Einsteins
Tempted in by Avocet, and as a long-time Tolkein Fanboy (let’s not talk about how many times I’ve read the
Theory From the Closet: Interview with Fred Hicks This is a really good, fairly long interview. Clyde does some really
(Here’s a cunning scheme from NCSoft…) Any and all Superpowered individuals are needed immediately to stave off the Rikti Invasion
My GOD I’ve missed having Fly on a regular toon I play. Slow, but still the best move power ever.
Tabletop Played a little Spirit of the Century this last weekend. It wasn’t the session I’d dreamed up for the
… is officially out. The more interesting details (of which there are a few) below the cut… ((Also, I totally
One post before I hit the paving stones of the work-street… possibly with my face. Hmm. I was going to
Chore Wars, the most productive MMO ever.
The invention system on CoH gives me: a) A way to improve my non-50 characters beyond the glacially slow leveling
"City of Heroes" champions virtual queer prom Hundreds of super-powered lesbians and gays let their magical hair down at a
I Am Murloc, one of the best machinima I’ve seen so far. Great stuff. I believe the band itself is
Starting on Tuesday, July 17th, the Training Room Test Server will have two new game features enabled for testing: Character
Although it’s ostensibly about WoW, this post from Terra Nova: “Our avatars, ourselves”, makes some great observations how we relate
When shall we get our reality-bending Amber Pulp on, chilluns?
Quick gaming rundown, before I get all productive: