Category Archives: MMORPG

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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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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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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Blaugust 2021

I saw in my blog feed on Friday a few posts about Blaugust 2021 and had that moment of near-panic that July was already over, thankfully the news is being spread about the event early this year and there’s still … Continue reading

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“May as well not be an MMO”

Naithin has a post that’s caused some interesting conversation around MMORPGs and how some of us experience them. His post talks about FFXIV and how solo levelling can lack some of the MMO experience. This made me think back to … Continue reading

Posted in EQ2, FFXIV, Guild Wars, LotRO, MMORPG, Rift, SWTOR, World of Warcraft | 3 Comments