Monthly Archives: May 2017

CoC: Yo dawg, we heard you liked CoC, so we put CoC in your CoC!

The big update to Clash of Clans is out, and its an interesting one. In short, you now have a second base to build that has new rules, including how attacking works. Its almost like SuperCell created a sequel to … Continue reading

Posted in Boom Beach, Clash of Clans, Clash Royale, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

EVE: Fun over ISK/hr

Having the super carrier to rat in has changed my perspective on a lot of things related to ISK, because when you have a tool that can fairly easily generate you 300m+ ISK an hour, most other ISK-making activities just … Continue reading

Posted in EVE Online, Goons | 2 Comments

Investing in Pillars of Eternity 2 for fun and (hopefully) profit

Back in January I posted about the Pillars of Eternity 2 funding campaign on Fig, which ultimately ended up at 400% of its requested funding. Along with asking for money straight up, Fig also allows you to buy shares at … Continue reading

Posted in Kickstarter, Random | 4 Comments

The Division, Grim Dawn, and mobile games

A random collection of thoughts about games, here goes. The Division was free last weekend on Steam, and I played it for about an hour. It was… fine? Good graphics and setting, but I failed to really see the point … Continue reading

Posted in Boom Beach, Clash of Clans, Clash Royale, EVE Online, Goons, PvP, Random, Uncategorized | 11 Comments

Wake up and sell some PLEX

Today is patch day in EVE, with one of the major items being the conversion of one old plex into 500 new plex. All market orders for the old plex were cancelled by CCP, so as soon as the server … Continue reading

Posted in EVE Online | 2 Comments

The problem with eternal Early Access

PC Gamer recently had a good article about Survival games (ARK, Rust, etc) almost never making it out of Steam’s Early Access, whether or not that was the correct use of the system, and if overall that’s a problem. The … Continue reading

Posted in ARK, MMO design, Rant, Steam Stuff | 11 Comments