Category Archives: EQ2

“My mana is low”

When we started playing World of Warcraft Classic we were suddenly reminded of all the ‘error’ phrases that characters say if they are low on resources, you know the ones: “My mana is low”, “Not enough energy”, etc. They were … Continue reading

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The urge to explore #EQ2

Recent excursions to old zones in Everquest 2 have really stoked the desire to do some more detailed exploration of those areas, some of which I’ve travelled through countless times but have never adventured through. As ever the biggest barrier … Continue reading

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A gathering I will go #EQ2

Days of Summer has come around again, I got caught up on the two weeks of quests available yesterday evening. This series of weekly tasks is handed out, as per usual, by the charming Hua Mein (panda-people) of Norrath. As … Continue reading

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RNG versus collection for ‘mission systems’

Husband and I played the briefest amounts of Warlords of Draenor to level our monk+death knight pair through the level 90-100 range. That involves a minimal interaction with the garrison system as its part of various quest chains. We only … Continue reading

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A relaxed return

I’m back to whatever version of normality we are currently in, after spending the majority of my free time outside of work on study for the last month. I did keep blogging going until the last two weeks of crunchtime, … Continue reading

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Short-term priorities

As we come out of Blaugust for another year, I’m not really able to think about gaming at the moment. Instead I’m busy cramming for a set of language exams next week. Blogging and gaming for the next week are … Continue reading

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Finish and move on or return again (and again)

Today’s Promptapalooza prompt has been addressed by Nogamara at Battle Stance, go take a look at their response. The prompt in full is: Do you “finish” games/hobbies/projects and move on or do you come back to the same things again … Continue reading

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Keyboard vs mouse

I’ve written in the past about MMORPG user interfaces and their complexity. However easy we as gamers might think these games are to play, if you can get an external perspective, as I have playing World of Warcraft with elderly … Continue reading

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My list of gaming grievances

As a reaction post to Belghasts recent post on gaming grievances. Of the nine points listed in this post, three stand out as some of my own worst gripes with MMORPGs, things I’ve written about before but could re-examine in … Continue reading

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A good haul #EQ2

Time is so limited at the moment, work is busy and after months of forced inaction things are slowly starting to progress on the whole moving country thing. Gaming as a result isn’t much of a priority, more’s the pity … Continue reading

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