Author Archives: SynCaine

About SynCaine

Former hardcore raider turned casual gamer.

WoW Classic: Breadcrumbs make the world

WoW Classic update and some thoughts. Since transferring our original Alliance characters over to a PvE server, things have been going well, and our core group of five are now in the mid-late 50s. The current dungeon we are on … Continue reading

Posted in Final Fantasy XIV, World of Warcraft

Dawn of Man review

Dawn of Man is a city builder game themed around the earliest days of man. You start with a small group capable of little more than picking up sticks and rocks, fighting off wild animals, and progress until the discovery … Continue reading

Posted in Review | 3 Comments

Reviewing my 2019 predictions

Prompted by TAGN, it’s time to review my 2019 predictions. WoW Classic: It launched, and I did run a guild. Initially we had a lot of interest pre-release, but then oddly the overall interest splintered into a few different groups, … Continue reading

Posted in Crowfall, Dark Age of Camelot, Inquisition Clan, Site update, World of Warcraft | 3 Comments

CoC: Initial impressions after the TH13 update

Quick CoC update since the release of Town Hall 13 happened: I’m really enjoying things, especially the new hero. From an offense perspective the game feels very fresh right now, and I haven’t even unlocked the new Yeti unit yet. … Continue reading

Posted in Clash of Clans

CoC: Town Hall 13 is coming, and now is the perfect time to return

The December update to Clash of Clans will be a big one, with the additional of Town Hall 13. SuperCell has started sneak peaks, and so far they look good. Over the years its clear that the developers are getting … Continue reading

Posted in Clash of Clans, Inquisition Clan, iPhone

This War of Mine gets free “Final Cut” update

I glowingly reviewed This War of Mine back at the start of 2016. To date its still one of the more unique and powerful games I have ever played. The game received a free update recently, which is a testament … Continue reading

Posted in Random, Review

New Blizzard should rename themselves Daybreak 2.0

The story of New Blizzard screwing with WoW Classic continues, but first a recap. New Blizzard starts with a comically low number of services for Classic prior to name reservation, which meant that any planning guilds did prior to this … Continue reading

Posted in PvP, Rant, World of Warcraft | 3 Comments