May 08

So, that new project I talked about?
CrewSkills, my all-new gaming blog.
CrewSkills is a Star Wars: The Old Republic blog; it’ll have a primary focus on crafting, trade skills, and the crew skills system in general. You can also expect to find other stuff there of the kind I used to post here; general gameplay [...]

May 08

I’ve been trying for several days to log into the PTR to do the last bits of research in preparation for my “New Argent Tournament Stuff in 3.2″ guide, and I’ve been unable. Looks like it’s a known issue; whether that means it’ll be a fixed issue any time soon is another matter.
More news as [...]

May 08

So, in what I can only assume is an attempt to grievously insult me, Mr. The Stoppable Force has awarded me the “Honest Scrap” award. Scrap meaning ‘junk’ or ‘rubbish’, of course. Mind you, Stop claims that
“This award is bestowed upon a fellow blogger whose blog content or design is, in the giver’s opinion, [...]

May 08

…and women, and – if strictly necessary – gnomes.
My guild, Southern Wardens of US-Proudmoore, is currently recruiting raiders for 25-man content. We’ve cleared Naxxramas, we’ve done Sartharion +1 Drake, and we’ve got Malygos on the ropes at the moment.
We’re currently looking for DPS players – more ranged DPS than melee, and we’re particularly interested in [...]

May 08

Llanion, aka Bob, of Mooonfire!, has posted Ten More Commandments for the Melee DPS.
I:
Thou shalt not stand in the fire, nor the void zone, nor the shadow fissure, nor in front of a cleaving mob, nor shalt thou fight in the slime or, yea, in the locust swarm, unto the seventh wipe.
Gold. Check it out!

May 08

I was tagged by Bellwether and Spicytuna for this – help, peer pressure! The challenge was originally issued by Maiara of Voodoo Ventures: open up your screenshots folder and post the sixth screenshot in the sixth folder.
So, here it is! Click to see a bigger image.

OH WAIT. Did I forget to mention that my MMO [...]

May 08

This is something I’ve been pondering for months: why WoW is going to be so hard to knock off its pedestal as the premier MMORPG. There are a number of factors involved, but there’s one I haven’t seen anyone else mention, so here we go:
0. Blizzard Are Just Good
Diablo was still in the top 20 [...]

May 08

The picture says it all:

Merry Christmas, all. May Greatfather Winter be good to you!

May 08

Dear Mister Direbrew,
I think you misunderstood my last letter.
But I won’t complain. Thankyou!
Love,
Sailan and Mr. Sheepy

May 08

Dear Mister Direbrew,
GIEF KODO NOW!
Please?
Love,
Sailan