This happened a bit ago now, but I still want to share some screenshots. When The Force Awakens opened, guards in Orgrimmar Grunt and Stormwind Guards held some new, nifty weapons.
It seemed like a cool homage to the movie!
F2P and Crafting, Rohan, Blessing of Kings, 3/21/13.
Rohan explains why crafting conflicts with monetization in F2P games.
Hearthstone Gameplay, Rohan, Blessing of Kings, 3/24/13.
Another look at Hearthstone.
The beauty of classic WoW’s Molten Core, Sarah Pine, WoW Insider, 3/19/13.
If you joined late and have ever wondered what the big deal with Molten Core was, Sarah will tell you.
Oondasta in China is full of… tombstones, Adam Holisky, WoW Insider, 3/20/13.
This is my wallpaper at work now.
The quest of a lifetime, Olivia Grace, WoW Insider, 3/21/13.
A very cute marriage proposal.
Star Wars: The Old Republic’s first expansion is BioWare’s hope to win back lapsed players, Griffin McElroy, Polygon, 3/25/13.
I’d give it a look, but we have too much content in WoW now!
Know Your Lore, Tinfoil Hat Edition: Azeroth, Anne Stickney, WoW Insider, 3/24/13.
What’s so special about Azeroth?
The OverAchiever: The game’s 13 vanished titles, Allison Robert, WoW Insider, 3/21/13.
Scarab Lord, Champiuon of the Naaru, Hand of A’dal, Argent Defender, Celestial Defender, Champion of Ulduar, Conqueror of Ulduar, Conqueror of Naxxramas, Death’s Demise, Grand Crusader, The Immortal, The Undying, The Magic Seeker, and Obsidian Slayer. And none of me.
Mantid Archaeology, Cymre, Bubbles of Mischief, 3/22/13.
Check out the sweet gun!
World of Warcraft Patch 5.3 PTR Patch Notes, Adam Holisky, WoW Insider, 3/22/13.
Heroic scenarios, loot specialization, bonus rolls with progressively better bonuses, removal of most resilience, gear scaling in PVP, and new BGs and scenarios.
Know Your Lore: Pandaria’s great oppressed, Matthew Rossi, WoW Insider, 10/31/12.
Know Your Lore: Why do we fight?, Anne Stickney, WoW Insider, 10/28/12.
Why do the Horde and Alliance fight? This article not only discusses each factions’ reasons but also discusses their perspective on their opposition.
PSA: Ninja or Not, Arioch, clearcasting, 10/26/12.
Arioch comments on gearing, especially in lower levels, and argues that people shouldn’t be so quick to through around the term “ninja.”
SWTOR F2P Model Thoughts, Rohan, Blessing of Kings, 10/25/12.
Even though I haven’t played TOR much recently, I still like to read about it.
The effect of persistence, Matthew Rossi, WoW Insider, 10/30/12.
A discussion of persistence and change in World of Warcraft.
Patch 5.1: Vol’jin gets a new model, Matthew Rossi, WoW Insider, 10/31/12.
Yes, yes, yes, yes, yes.
How to keep world bosses away from the pesky Horde (or Alliance), Matt Low, WoW Insider, 10/25/12.
A few tips for dealing with the opposing faction when fighting (or wanting to fight) a world boss.
Around Azeroth: Out of the sea, wish I could be part of that world, Elizabeth Wachowski, WoW Insider, 10/27/12.
This was cute.