Monthly Archives: June 2013

SWTOR: Hammer Station’s darker side

Imperial trio last night, a very successful session despite some connection issues. Finishing off Dromund Kaas quick-smart we ran around a Dark Temple and did class stories and dealt with some crazed cultists. Grabbing our starships and zooming over to … Continue reading

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Guild Wars 2: more Dragon Bash

This post is a week late in the making. We only got around to completing the ‘Ceremony and Acrimony‘ story instance in Lion’s Arch last night; life is just that busy at the moment. The story instance was nice enough, … Continue reading

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Switching to the fast lane

Hopefully by the time I get home from work today a telecomms engineer will have upgraded our Internet connection to a much faster fibre service. We live within the urban setting of the capital but due to the technical limitations … Continue reading

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GW2 patch notes and the class balancing rollercoaster

The Guild Wars 2 forums has a lot of threads complaining about the latest class changes that have come in yesterday’s patch (patch notes). I’ll avoid discussing the details of the mesmer-nerf or the ranger-nerf since that’s already online on … Continue reading

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EQ2: urban questing and the Qeynos Timeline

One interesting aspect of EQ2, probably a newish thing that came with the city revamps, is the idea of urban quest chains. They seem to be grouped into sub-chains every 20 levels; some relate to the story of the city … Continue reading

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Rift: 4 new souls = all roles for all classes

This forum post has me interested in keeping an eye on plans for future Rift development. Supposedly the latest livestream (Twitch.tv link) included an announcement that there’ll be four more souls coming to the game in the future. Healing Warrior … Continue reading

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Neverwinter: Alchemy profession

I haven’t been playing Neverwinter of late simply due to lack of time. However I did pop into game yesterday just to check out the new Alchemy crafting profession. Alchemy is my favourite profession in most MMOs and one I’m … Continue reading

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