Monthly Archives: March 2008

It’s everyones favorite topic.

RMT talk time! Tobold has a post up today about the subject, quoting a well written article from Zen of Design by Damion. I’ve made a few comments on Tobold’s blog, but felt the need to get into more detail … Continue reading

Posted in EQ2, EVE Online, MMO design, PvP, World of Warcraft | 12 Comments

It’s like the good old days. Thanks SOE!

Now this is an interesting story. First off I have to say that Massively has really been impressing me lately. First they listened to the community and moved a ton of their Second Life stories to their own section, and … Continue reading

Posted in EQ2, Random | 8 Comments

Showing some love, an extended blog roll.

Blogs have blog rolls, which in theory show what other blogs the author enjoys and would recommend his/her reads to look at. While basically functional, blog rolls are somewhat limited in that they are basically just a name and a … Continue reading

Posted in Random, Site update | 7 Comments

Focused goodness or cheap clones?

I forget who made this comment, but some developer stated he would rather make four 10 million dollar budget MMOs than make one $40 million dollar budget MMO. My first reaction to that comment was somewhat negative, as I imagined … Continue reading

Posted in EVE Online, MMO design, PvP, World of Warcraft | 5 Comments

RL > Blog time.

Busy monday at work today, hence no real update here. Lot of WoW over the weekend, just more leveling and some BG’s thrown in. I can’t wait to hit 70 and be done with PuG BG groups, it’s getting painful. … Continue reading

Posted in Random, Site update, World of Warcraft | 3 Comments

To the time machine, we need to correct a grave mistake!

A good topic making the rounds in our blog community asks the question ‘what MMO would you unmake?’ The point being what game do you feel the MMO space would be better off without? Too many blogs to link here … Continue reading

Posted in Dark Age of Camelot, DDO, EQ2, EVE Online, Lord of the Rings Online, MMO design, PvP, Warhammer Online, World of Warcraft | 4 Comments

Stuck in easy mode.

As I explore more content in TBC (Hellfire complete, working on Zangermarsh now) a new issue has arisen, or rather I’ve noticed an issue that has likely been going on since just after launch. The better and smarter you play … Continue reading

Posted in MMO design, World of Warcraft | 13 Comments

Urge…to…play…EVE…rising…

The lack of EVE-related posts here is mostly due to one factor; I haven’t been playing EVE much lately. I blame WoW mostly, along with The Witcher whenever the WoW bug has subdued long enough to play something else. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in EVE Online, Podcast, Site update | 15 Comments

Giving some credit to Massively, and dumping on SL.

Due to a combination of WordPress thinking I’m a spam bot and Darren not checking his spam filter, my comment on his post yesterday never showed up. No worries though, the world is not missing much, as it was basically … Continue reading

Posted in Random | 8 Comments

Don’t blame the Deathknight, blame the creator.

Now that RMT promoter Tobold has returned (kidding), he linked some good blog posts about the upcoming Deathknight class, and what could possibly be done to implement them correctly without pissing off other classes, particularly warriors. All good reads, so … Continue reading

Posted in Dark Age of Camelot, EVE Online, MMO design, PvP, Warhammer Online, World of Warcraft | 4 Comments