This isn’t exactly a fresh topic anymore but my excuse for not posting when the time was more appropriate is that I was too obsessed… Read More »[Guild Wars 2] Someone to watch over my back
Guild Wars 2
Since I began playing MMORPGs I pretty much embraced my altitis. After all, what is the harm in having 1, 2 or a dozen more characters? They all provide different ways of experiencing the game world, after all.
With Guild Wars 2 however I was determined to limit myself to only the 5 initial character slots. It was enough to have one of each race and by playing the betas I knew which classes I really wanted to play. That worked for a while.
My slippery into altitis began innocently enough when I decided to make an unplanned character. A charr elementalist. Elementalists are fun. Charr are fun. It is a perfect combination! It wouldn’t hurt to have just one more character and I could see another personal story. Surely, nothing bad could come out of it, right? If only I knew how many characters I would create after that…
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The fine folks at Nerdy Bookahs decided to do something really special for this Christmas season. If you are one of the people who just… Read More »[Guild Wars 1 and 2] Giveaway at Nerdy Bookahs
And right at the last minute I complete this month’s challenge from Ambermist, author extraordinaire of Tastes Like Battlechicken. As you can probably guess this… Read More »[Guild Wars 2] Kahlef dressed as the Mad Charr Doctor!
As pointed out by Siadine of Tryppin Tyria it seems that the site Guild Wars 2 Riches is going to be sold. That by itself… Read More »[Guild Wars 2] A warning about the Guild Wars 2 Riches site
So, yesterday me and some guildies finally completed the story mode of Ascalonian Catacombs. Or perhaps I should say I finally completed it since the others already did that on Friday. I am getting ahead of myself though so let me just give a forewarn about a few details about this post: I am making it purposefully vague as to not spoil things for anyone who didn’t do the story mode of Ascalonian Catacombs yet. Also, the lack of screenshots is because the dumb guy here forgot about it in the middle of everything. I am specially sad about it because I wanted a screenshot of our group (aka “Team Green”) once we beat the dungeon. I also forgot to take screenshots of the Lovers for Siadina of Trippin Tyria as she requested in one of our talks in her comments section. Apologies for that, Siadina! If it makes anything better, the Lovers’ fight is pretty cool as well as their dialogue but their appearance isn’t that big of a deal.
While helping his silvary friend, Serysia, to sneak into the Nightmare Court, Casimir Eriksson found the perfect disguise! The Nightmare Court will never know he… Read More »[Guild Wars 2] Casimir, master of disguise
While reading a post by Syl, from Raging Monkeys, I found this other interesting post written by Chris of Game by Night. Chris tells about his difficult in playing an asura thief since ArenaNet did such a good job of giving each race a strong sense of culture. Due to that he just finds it hard accepting an asura as anything but as an engineer. With other races he has similar problems but with different professions. I was going to comment about it on his blog but sensing that it would end up turning into a wall of text I thought it might be better to turn it into a blog post instead.
Anyway, I don’t know if it is because I have a weird mind or what but I don’t find it that difficult to justify any combination of race and class. Making it sound interesting or unique without it feeling convoluted might be hard but simply justifying an off-beat combination of race and profession, not so much.