Author Archives: Telwyn

Lost progress

This is a post for the Blaugust 2021 blogging event, see the linked post for more info! I found a recent experience in Final Fantasy 14 very frustrating: it centred on a mechanic that is not unknown in the MMORPG … Continue reading

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Thanks for the content

This is a post for the Blaugust 2021 blogging event, see the linked post for more info! Bhagpuss chimes in on this week’s Blaugust topic of “Developer Appreciation Week” in a recent post. He writes about his appreciation for Guild … Continue reading

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Physical vs cloud

August means the Blaugust 2021 blogging event is ongoing, see the linked post for more info! Syp has a post up about physical media versus cloud streamed content. It is something I have been discussing with my husband of late … Continue reading

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MMO intros and Bless

This is a post for the Blaugust 2021 blogging event, see the linked post for more info! Despite the pressures of fitting work, writing and social gaming into the day, I did manage earlier this week to have a brief … Continue reading

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Of testing, deadlines and VTTs

Although I’ve never worked as a MMORPG or other games developer, I have some personal experience of creating pen and paper D&D modules. This has only been for self-publishing on the DMs Guild, with me doing the majority of the … Continue reading

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Blogging and breaks

Belghast has a post up it being “ok to take a break“, referring to the importance of not neglecting other things (health or otherwise) in the singular pursuit of any blogging goals. It’s very apropos for me at the moment, … Continue reading

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“Games we forgot about”

This is a post for the Blaugust 2021 blogging event, see the linked post for more info! I listened to the latest Aggrochat podcast, titled “Games we forgot about”, where this podcast’s crew talk about games that have “dropped off … Continue reading

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Old stories… #Blaugust2021

This is my first post for the Blaugust 2021 blogging event, scheduled in advance since I’m away this weekend. I was listening just before the weekend to the latest episode of the DM of None podcast, an always entertaining and … Continue reading

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Writing and gaming update

As we close in on the end of July, I’ll take a moment to write about what I’ve been up to this month. My first priority, other than working a lot, has been to do as much writing for my … Continue reading

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Blizzard, culture and protesting by absence

Although I’m somewhat distanced from World of Warcraft and, therefore, Blizzard at the moment, my blog-feed and Twitter feed have alerted me to the lawsuit the company is facing in California regarding the endemic sexism and terrible treatment some female … Continue reading

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