Category Archives: Rift

Surreal virtual moments

I’ve been extra glad of some pure virtual escapism as real world news gets worse and worse. I’ve greatly appreciated several recent moments in MMO games that featured imaginative storytelling, plain surreal situations and unexpected humour. SWTOR I can’t say … Continue reading

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Rift: roadblock quests

Before the weekend I came across an example in Rift of what I’ve decided to call a ‘roadblock quest’, one that I need to complete in order to continue the main storyline of the expansion, but one that isn’t doable … Continue reading

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Trying something new (WoW, Rift)

Sometimes it’s fun to just try a new way to play a character, or a new approach to a challenge. Here’s two examples from my gaming this weekend that inspired this thought. Last night we were leveling our next pair … Continue reading

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Gaming mix in early 2017

My current MMORPG gaming mix has changed somewhat since coming back from the holidays, as usual I have more stalwart games than I can find time to play so I have my usual shortlist that I try to concentrate on … Continue reading

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Rift and WoW – the PVP flag issue

There are two world bosses up in WoW since yesterday, so we jumped into game as our normal trio to get those done early. In previous weeks we’ve not been free on a Wednesday and it gets rapidly harder to … Continue reading

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Rift: back to leveling

A few different things have inspired me to take a peak back into Rift once more. I logged back in recently to do some Instant Adventures and to try Intrepid Adventures (a raid version of the former). In the course … Continue reading

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2017 gaming resolutions

Hot on the heels of my review of last year’s gaming goals, here’s some new ones for 2017. 1. Back to the Stars. I have had a very fantasy-heavy Autumn/Winter in 2016, so it’s time for me to indulge in … Continue reading

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