» What I've Been Listening To Lately (Is A Lot)
06/09/23 17:04 (4 hours ago) from Inventory Full
You know that old cartoon trope, where someone's looking down the end of a hosepipe to see why no water's coming out and round the corner...
» Friday Bullet Points About Blizzard, SWTOR, and Apple as Summer Approaches
06/09/23 15:15 (6 hours ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
It is June, most of the kids are out of school by now, or very close, and summer is on its way… though you might not know it from t...
» Time traveling back to 2004 with the iPod Mini
06/09/23 13:00 (8 hours ago) from Bio Break
Well, God graced me with another trip around the sun, and so I celebrated my 47th birthday by… going to work? And then going out wi...
» Rabbit Hole (Season 1) and Garth Marenghi's Darkplace
06/08/23 23:17 (22 hours ago) from JVT Workshop
» Why the Broadsword Move Could Be Good for SWTOR and Bad for Bioware
06/08/23 23:11 (22 hours ago) from Going Commando | A SWTOR Fan Blog
» A Look into May 2023 Destruction in EVE Online
06/08/23 15:15 (1 day ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
The EVE Online Monthly Economic Report for May 2023 landed earlier this week, and for once I was ready for it. For those interested in t...
» The Broadsword Retirement Home For Old MMORPGs Is Pleased To Welcome A New Resident: SW:tOR
06/08/23 14:11 (1 day ago) from Inventory Full
Without a doubt, the mmorpg-specific news of the week has to be the shock announcement that BioWare is handing Star Wars : the Old Republ...
» First Kill (2017) and Six (TV Series)
06/08/23 03:38 (1 day ago) from JVT Workshop
» Star Wars Galaxies Rogue Server Roundup – May 2023
06/07/23 23:18 (1 day ago) from MMO Folklorist
A whole bunch of Star Wars Galaxies rogue servers are still improving the game 20 years after it launched.
» Going Heroic in The Nexus
06/07/23 17:15 (2 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
When we finished the final current dungeon in Wrath Classic and got the “been there, done that” Northrend Dungeonmaster achie...
» LOTRO: Any excuse is a good excuse to whip up a new outfit
06/07/23 13:00 (2 days ago) from Bio Break
In playing my (old) Lore-master, I’ve come to the conclusion that I have only two really good outfits that I like. So I’m goi...
» Quick Look – Wall World (#RoguelikeJune)
06/07/23 13:00 (2 days ago) from Nerd Girl Thoughts
I can’t explain in, but I love a game where instead of exploring a vast open world for resources, you instead grab a pickaxe and ex...
» SWTOR to Move from Bioware to Broadsword?!
06/07/23 08:49 (2 days ago) from Going Commando | A SWTOR Fan Blog
» Borderlands 3: Siren Song
06/07/23 00:45 (2 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» Falling (Through the World) for a Boneguard Commander
06/06/23 17:15 (3 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
Part of my fading on WoW Classic last month was due to having hit my immediate goal in earning enough in the Argent Tournament to buy the...
» Built To Last Or Built To Fail?
06/06/23 16:18 (3 days ago) from Inventory Full
A while back, Tipa posted one of her occasional overviews of the State of the Genre as revealed by Google Trends, in which it becomes imm...
» Battle Bards Episode 225: Embers Adrift
06/06/23 13:00 (3 days ago) from Bio Break
One of the newer MMOs on the market, Embers Adrift leaned hard into tougher PvE gameplay and the darkest of dark nights. But how does its...
» I got the six
06/06/23 09:17 (3 days ago) from Mailvaltar
Another year in the books and the blog’s still going, so here’s the obligatory cake for y’all. The good news is that, d...
» Borderlands 3: Tannis Power
06/05/23 22:56 (3 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» My Pre-launch Diablo IV Weekend Review
06/05/23 21:58 (3 days ago) from The Friendly Necromancer
Follow on post here to the one from a couple days ago . I spent a bunch of time on Saturday working up my third shot at a hardcore Druid ...
» The Initiative Leaves the Imperium Compact
06/05/23 15:15 (4 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
It was announced on Saturday’s Imperium fireside that long time Imperium member The Initiative would be leaving the coalition as of...
» A Question Of Pride
06/05/23 13:14 (4 days ago) from Inventory Full
I feel like this is the same post I wrote the same time last year but what the hey. Life moves in clades as Bruce Stirling once said. Or ...
» WoW: FEAR MY BABY ARMS sayeth the dragon
06/05/23 13:00 (4 days ago) from Bio Break
Coming back to an MMO after a break while it’s in the middle of an expansion cycle is a weird experience that I’ve had far to...
» Borderlands 3: The Sword and the Gunslinger
06/04/23 23:27 (4 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» My First ‘Real’ Slaying
06/04/23 21:34 (4 days ago) from Nomadic Gamers, eh!
Talk about being in the right place at the right time. I was out doing treasure maps today when Schiann walked into a red dragon (she was...
» Answering Gaming Questions with AI – Using That Master Ball in Pokemon Go
06/04/23 17:15 (5 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
Back to the AI challenge again, this time with a question of immediate practical concern. Past topics in this series: Royal Family Genera...
» I’m Not Going To Meet My Four-Week Keystone Hero Goal, and I’m Okay With That – My Dragonflight Season 2 Push So Far
06/04/23 16:18 (5 days ago) from Kaylriene
I set a few goals this tier for how I wanted to handle keys going in – I wanted two KSH characters, 3 additional KSM characters on&...
» Bio Break Mix Tape: The Birthday Massacre, Zuma Deluxe, and more!
06/04/23 13:00 (5 days ago) from Bio Break
It’s the start of the week, so why not start it off right with some great tunes? Enjoy your latest Bio Break Mix Tape, a random collectio...
» Borderlands 3: The Bluehairs
06/04/23 02:01 (5 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» Down goes a Dragon (and a Kyklops)
06/03/23 21:34 (5 days ago) from Nomadic Gamers, eh!
There were over 300 people in local on this double slaying! Organized (once again) by Stanlee, I was shocked at how busy it was (but I sh...
» Tarisland scores a clone goal with its too-blatant nostalgia pandering
06/03/23 19:52 (6 days ago) from MMO Folklorist
Ask an AI to make a game like World of Warcraft and you’d probably get Tarisland.
» Life is Feudal Returns with a $20 a Month Subscription
06/03/23 17:15 (6 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
Life is Feudal was a sandbox MMO that came out of the Life is Feudal series of games back in 2017 and then shut down in January of 2021. ...
» Finding my Path in the Diablo IV Prelaunch
06/03/23 11:39 (6 days ago) from The Friendly Necromancer
OMG -- everybody is freaking out! Diablo IV! People are screaming and running out of their houses naked with flame throwers! ...
» Borderlands 3: Number Vaughn
06/03/23 03:28 (6 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» Niantic Remains Irksome on the Pokemon Go Front
06/02/23 15:45 (7 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
If it wasn’t for the fact that Pokemon Go is the one video game experience my wife and I share, I might have been tempted to let th...
» It's All You, You, You, Isn't It?
06/02/23 15:16 (7 days ago) from Inventory Full
Straight-up Friday Grab Bag. No Messin'. Okay, let's open the bag and and grab something. What've we got? You Call That An Offer? Prime f...
» Syp’s gaming goals for June 2023
06/02/23 13:00 (7 days ago) from Bio Break
May 2023 in review Two big themes dominated this month of gaming for me: dabbling and streamlining, with the first playing into the secon...
» Quail Island joins the Flock
06/02/23 10:57 (7 days ago) from Nomadic Gamers, eh!
To the West of my other deeds is an island that someone had created with a wand, these islands are different than the man-made ones becau...
» Horrified: Custom Monsters IV - Michael Myers and Dorian Gray
06/02/23 03:23 (7 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» Ruhnuk - Six Months Later
06/01/23 22:11 (7 days ago) from Going Commando | A SWTOR Fan Blog
» The Dawn of Diablo IV
06/01/23 17:15 (8 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
Depending on where you are and whether or not you pre-purchased the right version, you could be playing Diablo IV in about six hours from...
» Progress on Quail Landing
06/01/23 16:51 (8 days ago) from Nomadic Gamers, eh!
I’ve been making mortar and bricks in between everything else in Wurm, and slowly Quail Landing is coming along. I need a second ta...
» Ripped Black Leather
06/01/23 15:48 (8 days ago) from Inventory Full
Another month, another outfit. That's about how long it's taking me. I'm starting to wish it was faster. It could be faster if I'd ...
» In Review – May 2023
06/01/23 13:00 (8 days ago) from Nerd Girl Thoughts
The only miss I’m somewhat annoyed with myself about is the blog posts, otherwise, I did far better than I actually expected I woul...
» Shapez and Recipe for Disaster
05/31/23 23:04 (8 days ago) from JVT Workshop
» Neverwinter, The Tomb of Annihilation, and Grief
05/31/23 22:35 (8 days ago) from The Friendly Necromancer
Back before the pandemic, I was running a D&D campaign for my family and Jeff Toney and his daughter. The ragtag group called themsel...
» May in Review
05/31/23 17:15 (9 days ago) from The Ancient Gaming Noob
The Site I often start writing these monthly review posts well in advance. They have a structure and a formula and very little of it req...
» One And Done
05/31/23 13:21 (9 days ago) from Inventory Full
Here's a new idea for a feature: TV shows I didn't watch. Or, to be precise, TV shows I watched one episode then stopped. Not sure it has...
» LOTRO: Mordor? More like More Cowbell! …that didn’t make sense
05/31/23 13:00 (9 days ago) from Bio Break
Flipping characters back and forth between Mordor and Gundabad seems to be working pretty well for me in LOTRO. Every day is different fr...
» Nerd Girl Goals – June 2023
05/31/23 13:00 (9 days ago) from Nerd Girl Thoughts
Work is into summer hours now, and while I have plenty of other stuff that happens this time of year, I’m hoping I’ll start f...