Monthly Archives: May 2013

Massive Chalice

:Throws money at screen:

Posted in Kickstarter | 7 Comments

DF:UW – TheMercs crush VAMP

Good video here from TheMercs showing solid group tactics and how to string out a much larger force. Also love that voice comms are included in the video, as it gives a much better view into how such a group … Continue reading

Posted in Darkfall Online, PvP | 4 Comments

DF:UW – In the halls of old Aradoth

Darkfall: Unholy Wars takes place (I believe) 200 years after the events of Darkfall. Aventurine hasn’t done a lot with the lore, but in-game some areas reflect this more than others. The location of today’s story, the city of Aradoth, … Continue reading

Posted in Darkfall Online, Old Timers Guild, PvP | 3 Comments

DF:UW – Scroaching

Last night there were multiple large sieges not involving OTG, and since our clan had no formal plans to attend, I made my way down to the area to do some good old scroaching. For non-Darkfall players, scroaching is basically … Continue reading

Posted in Darkfall Online, PvP | 8 Comments

Xbox One supercut

This had me laughing pretty hard.  

Posted in Console Gaming | 7 Comments

DF:UW – Newbie perspective

My guess is most of you did not catch MJ from Massively live streaming a little over an hour of her DF:UW experience a few days ago. It’s not exactly appointment viewing given the length, but it’s actually rather interesting … Continue reading

Posted in Darkfall Online, Mass Media, MMO design | 18 Comments

DF:UW – Sieging Alden Enak

Last night OTG had a siege against The Empire for their hamlet of Alden Enak (AE), located just south of our city of Kvit. The nice thing about this siege was that the numbers, gear, and player skill were about … Continue reading

Posted in Combat Systems, Darkfall Online, Housing, Old Timers Guild, PvP | 12 Comments

Themepark goes F2P, take infinity

Some quick thoughts on the Rift F2P thing, since a few people have asked. First, it’s not surprising. Scott Hartsman leaving Trion was basically the “Rift is going F2P” announcement. Second, not surprising given what Rift is. It’s an above-average … Continue reading

Posted in Dark Age of Camelot, Darkfall Online, EVE Online, Guild Wars, Lord of the Rings Online, MMO design, Rift, RMT, World of Warcraft | 24 Comments

DF:UW – The value of owning a city

A popular topic on ForumFall of late has been the value of player cities and hamlets, with some believe they are not worth owning, or that the cost to build them up is too great and needs to be reduced. … Continue reading

Posted in crafting, Darkfall Online, Housing, MMO design, Old Timers Guild, PvP | 1 Comment

Blizzard: “Didn’t want those subs anyway”

Oh look, the D3 scam subs are officially off the books, and Blizzard doesn’t have another game or bundle coming out to bundle players into a WoW sub. And I was so sure MoP would totally save WoW too… Of … Continue reading

Posted in EVE Online, Mass Media, RMT, World of Warcraft | 43 Comments