Monthly Archives: April 2013

DF:UW – Nighthags

Near our chaos stone there is a mob spawn that changes depending on the day/night cycle. During the day, the mobs are easier, while at night there is a chance a far more powerful version of the mob will spawn. … Continue reading

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DF:UW – The first two days

Quick report on my first two days of DF:UW for today. Installing and patching the game went smoothly for me, in large part thanks to a private Torrent that an OTG member had setup for us to use. I would … Continue reading

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Darkfall: Unholy Wars – Game actually went live!

As MMOs and SimCity go, the DF:UW launch was surprisingly good. A lot of people were able to get in (not all, and you had to ‘work’ a little to get in), the server stayed up for hours during the … Continue reading

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Darkfall: Unholy Wars – End of beta and the plan going forward

Originally I was going to chronicle the DF:UW beta from day one to close, but a lot of what I had down no longer applies, and after re-reading it, it was honestly not that interesting. Instead, I’ll just type up … Continue reading

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TESO looking great on all fronts!

Darkfall post coming in a bit, but I need to post this first. The Elder Scrolls Online video leak disaster. The video has already been removed from Youtube (if someone has a working link, please post a comment), but the … Continue reading

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Camelot Unchained: Concerns based on MJ’s history

As previously mentioned, the Camelot Unchained kickstarter is up and running, but as of now I’ve not contributed due to a few concerns that I want to cover today. First and foremost, the total removal of PvE raises some doubts. … Continue reading

Posted in Camelot Unchained, Dark Age of Camelot, MMO design, PvP, Rant, RvR | 41 Comments

Darkfall: Unholy Wars is coming April 16th. Probably.

Darkfall: Unholy Wars has a release date (again) – April 16th. More here when the NDA is down.  

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