Category Archives: SR Chronicles

Cooperative gameplay and combat

Through the same group of four friends I am currently experiencing two different takes on turn-based combat. This type of game is somewhat more relaxed paced than all the MMORPGs that I play, all of them have so-called real-time combat … Continue reading

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SRC: character reset and co-up gaming

There was a balancing patch in Shadowrun Chronicles this week, meaning a character karma (i.e. skill point) reset. That allowed me to correct a mistake with my current character, where I originally took sorcery/rigging but swapped the latter out for … Continue reading

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Getting me interested in a new MMORPG

As the years pass and tastes seemingly change I find myself not actually looking forward to any specific upcoming MMORPGs at the moment, I find that kind of sad as the first few years of this blog were notable for … Continue reading

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Dark vs Light and Evaluating coop options

A couple of small things in this end-of-week post: Dark vs Light I’ve managed to squeeze in a few short sessions on my new Sith Warrior for the current Dark vs Light event in SWTOR. According to the website the … Continue reading

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SRC: a new playthrough begins

A friend with whom we’ve played World of Warcraft on and off for many years recently purchased Shadowrun Chronicles, so over the weekend we took a break from our Dungeons & Dragons marathon to start a new re-run of the … Continue reading

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My 2015 blogging highlights

As I have done in previous years, I’ll take this moment to review the year of blogging and to highlight some of my favourite blog posts of the year. January I was away for the first half of January 2015 … Continue reading

Posted in EQ2, FFXIV, LotRO, MMORPG, Neverwinter, SR Chronicles, TSW, Wildstar, World of Warcraft | 1 Comment

Mobs I hate – IntPiPoMo 2015 (4)

As I’ve discussed in a recent post combat is pretty central to most MMORPG gaming. The enemies, monsters and critters our characters face every session can be scary, challenging, surpising or, sometimes, just plain annoying. There are some creatures I … Continue reading

Posted in DDO, EQ2, FFXIV, Guild Wars, LotRO, Neverwinter, SR Chronicles, SWTOR, TSW, World of Warcraft | 6 Comments

Shadowrun Chronicles: Infected

The first major content update for the Shadowrun-themed tactical coop game has launched! We were slighlty surprised when we logged in last night for some more re-runs of old missions to find the launcher advertising this new downloadable content (DLC). … Continue reading

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Shadowrun Chronicles: “karma runs”

Since we completed the Boston Lockdown campaign in Shadowrun Chronicles, we had two choices while we wait for the next content release. The first option is to run Red or Blue Challenges – simulated missions for an Augmented Reality (a … Continue reading

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Shadowrun Chronicles update end October

An official dev post has indicated a new storyline for Shadowrun Chronicles will be available by the end of October, although no firm date is listed. There’ll be a continuation of the Boston Lockdown campaign and new opponents – including … Continue reading

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