May 08

We interrupt this regularly scheduled (hah) blog post to bring you some pretty serious news:
Pretty soon, posting on Blizzard forums will require you to reveal your real first and last names.
The safety and privacy ramifications of this are horrific, from people like doctors and teachers whose careers could be ruined to gamers dealing with stalkers, [...]

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

Just an offtopic announcement for those of you who frequent the BA chat: the new version of Pidgin, 2.5.0, fixes the problems with joining AIM multi-user chats. Come back, come back, we Adium users miss you!