Monthly Archives: July 2014

Mostly AFK for a bit

It seems my Away From Keyboard notices are getting more frequent… I’m away for work for just over a week from today. As an experiment I’m hoping to take Neverwinter with me on my work laptop so I can log … Continue reading

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Neverwinter: Dragonborn Legend

I had a moment of excitement this morning as I saw the email from Perfect World announcing the Dragonborn Legend pack for Neverwinter. Packs are a macro-transaction, they range from the affordable (e.g. €29) up to the slightly ludicrous (e.g. … Continue reading

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Neverwinter: prerequisities for Module 4?

Nothing has been explicitly stated yet on what the prerequisities of Module 4: Tyranny of Dragons will be in order to start the campaign progression. Campaigns one and two, Sharandar and Dread Ring, had no pre-reqs – you simply grabbed … Continue reading

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Should MMOs allow us to wander into danger?

Playing Neverwinter with several friends who have leveled characters faster than us has presented us with the issue of hard barriers to higher level content – we cannot enter a zone that we’re too low level to unlock. Unlocking each … Continue reading

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Summer gaming-mix 2014

Last year I did a MMO update post for the summer around this time of year. Things are seeming very different from the perspective of the selection of games that I’m playing, though the comment about lack of free time … Continue reading

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Neverwinter: Scourge Warlock dev blog

The first official details have been released on the new class coming to the Neverwinter MMO, the Scourge Warlock. The class is actually sounding more flexible than I would have expected with the following specialisations: Fury – fire-focused damage dealer … Continue reading

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FFXIV: Conjurer advances

Yesterday I managed my first session of Final Fantasy for just over a week so came back not entirely sure what I should be doing. Checking previous posts (blogs can be a great aide mémoire actually!),  I am concentrating on leveling conjurer … Continue reading

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