Category Archives: Updates

6 things MMOs should do to make a good first impression

Originally posted on Bio Break:
You’ll never get a second chance at a first impression, or so the saying sort of goes, so it’s vital to make that impression count. For players — seasoned and fresh meat — who venture…

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An Ode to High Skill Ceilings

Originally posted on Occasional Hero:
I miss the days when MMOs created classes that had high skill ceilings. By that I mean classes where your success or failure actually hinges on how well you can play your class. This is why…

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Nintendo Switch won’t have a Virtual Console at launch 

Originally posted on mrluvvaluvva:
Nintendo today confirmed that the Switch will not launch with an eShop onboard. However there is a day one system update that will add the function to the system. There is a major caveat though –…

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FeVRier: Playroom VR Review

Originally posted on mrluvvaluvva:
When a new technology lands; it is incredibly important for it to be bundled with a game that highlights what is unique about it and how it will shape the world for the foreseeable future. The…

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The Great MMO Culling of 2017

Originally posted on Bio Break:
Last night, the lights went out on one of the strangest and perhaps saddest chapters in the EverQuest franchise history, as Daybreak closed up Landmark and evicted however many inhabitants it had to other sandbox…

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Games With Gold March 2017 

Originally posted on mrluvvaluvva:
With February coming to end (I know already!?) Microsoft has announced the titles that will be made available for free in March! And it’s…umm…ok?! I guess… March 1-15th on Xbox One is Layers of Fear (is…

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How to flag for The Reaver’s Fate

Originally posted on Micki's Delirium:
The heroic Gianthold raid is called The Reaver’s Fate. The flagging is the same quests on heroic as on epic, but the quest givers are different. If you pick up the wrong quests you will…

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Don’t fear the (giant) reaper

Originally posted on Even Now:
Another one of my gimpier toons introduced himself to Twitch and livestreaming Sunday night as Zak the super-squishy pale master rounded up some friends and headed to Gianthold for some reaper mode fun. I think…

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Working On Another Week, February 12th and 18th

Originally posted on Erdrique's Blog:
My quest runs this week included some runs across a mulitude of levels, as well as various outcomes.  To kick the week off, I logged on with Harrgon (Level 11 Favored Soul) and Suppply…

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LE/EE raids week 17

Originally posted on Micki's Delirium:
When I logged this Saturday there seemed to be quite little people on.. but I posted anyway. I was, though, expecting to struggle to fill, I accepted anyone hitting the lfm, even though I…

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