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The IRL Maelstrom Continues, Blizz apparently is OK with it.

Note: In keeping this up to date, the end of the post will include quotes and a lot of links to threads, posts, blogs, and outside sources of interest to this topic. So be sure to check back down there for any updates and additions. And a huge “Thank You!” to Treesdiel, Jake, commentors and…

Blizzard’s RealID Forum Shitstorm Reaches Category 5

Note: In keeping this up to date, the end of the post will include quotes and a lot of links to threads, posts, blogs, and outside sources of interest to this topic. So be sure to check back down there for any updates and additions. And a huge “Thank You!” to Treesdiel, Jake, commentors and…

Real-ID could be a security risk

Even though the lifted NDA for Cataclysm has pretty much outshined anything else WoW-related, I took the time to read up on the much anticipated Real-ID networking system and found myself to be less than thrilled. The official page says this is meant mostly for IRL friends, but they contradict themselves by also stating they’re…

GW: Tale of the Rainbow Chicken

For anybody who’s a ranger/completionist/charmable pet collector in Guild Wars, the holy grail takes the form of the Rainbow Pheonix.The Rainbow Phoenix, as depicted by Arenanet and MayaThis feathery ball of shiny is arguably the rarest / hardest pet to obtain, although some may say the coveted Moss Spider is a close contender. It’s also…

AION: Angels dual wielding butcher knives? Yes please.

So I broke down and bought AION Tuesday, since I felt the need to give the game more than just a level 4 beta shot. And I must say, I am definitely much more impressed this time around. The fixed FPS option has helped so much with lag, and hasn’t actually been that bad visually.…

Codename: Copernicus / 2010: Year of the MMO Overload

Good friend and warlord of the horde, Lizzie, brought to my attention another in-development game that’s due to come out next year. Although there’s been very little information on it other than released concept art from last August, I thought it’d be worth while to give it a mention since we SHOULD be hearing something…

AION, first impressions

So I gave AION a fast go last weekend [Thanks to a friend who let me on his account] I haven’t been too impressed thus far, however I’m sure I haven’t experienced enough of it to come to a full conclusion about the quality of the game. My main issue was with the graphics. I…

GW Extravaganza

I’ve probably mentioned how terribly abusive I am in guild wars, but I thought I should probably post some more proof anyway. We’ll start with the hilarity of people being able to cross to whatever international server they want:What amuses me is the fact that I understood exactly what this guy was asking. Here I…