Category Archives: LotRO

A new journey in Middle Earth… #LOTRO #LOTROfamily

…and as per usual I’m not available. Literally the day of my departure for holiday was the launch of the new ‘Legendary’ server for Lord of the Rings Online, a progression server starting back in the classic era of the … Continue reading

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An intro about intros #IntPiPoMo2018

For my first post in this year’s IntPiPoMo series, I thought I’d look at intros to games specifically – a first post about first plays if you will. Not all MMORPGs pitch the start of the game in the same … Continue reading

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MMO gaming news this week

I’ll take this post to cover a trio of news items from this week that affect games I play/have played. Lord of the Rings Online progression server So Standing Stones Games are bringing a progression server out for LOTRO, a … Continue reading

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Vive la difference among players

MMORPGs are home to a pretty diverse bunch of players if you think about it. I was reading Syp’s article on Bio Break about Fallout 76 and the description of the game has nothing that really appeals to me – … Continue reading

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Auto-pathing in MMOs

I happened to be watching some of MJ’s recent stream for Bless Online over at Massively OP last night and realised that auto-pathing was going on both in that video on my second monitor, and also in the game I … Continue reading

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Catch-up mechanisms

Playing Neverwinter, and specifically the new(ish) Module 14  (Ravenloft), I’ve been given a different perspective on catchup mechanisms both within this game and beyond. A previous attempt to return to Neverwinter for solo play before Module 14 was launched saw … Continue reading

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Lord of the Rings Online update

Earlier in the week Update 23 went live in Lord of the Rings Online, titled Where Dragons Dwell. I’d seen on social media that the update was coming, but as yet my excitement is muted by the lack of progress … Continue reading

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