My WoW history has been 12.5 years of gameplay. Well, kind of. Today’s piece is going to get more thinky and analytical, more focused on players and… Read more “Casual Versus Hardcore – A Debate That Shaped the World (of Warcraft)”
Hey blog readers! Today will mark a cool, historical piece I’ve been toying with for a while – discussing the community debate from Wrath of the Lich… Read more “Quick Update”
So there it is. A lot of lore speculation has been happening about bridging between the end of Antorus and the beginning of Battle for Azeroth. How… Read more “My Biggest Disappointment With The Word “Epilogue” In Patch 7.3.5″
The story of original WoW is not defined by quest text or voiceover, but rather as a journey through a new place and a struggle to find… Read more “From Commoner to Conquerer – The Narrative Arc of the Player In WoW and What Can Change”
Okay, so it is time for me to come clean. I write about lore…a lot. I like the overall idea of lore in an MMO. Generally, establishing… Read more “The Lore Train Wreck of WoW – Untangling In-Game, Digital Supplemental, and Outside Novels Into Something Resembling a (Maybe?) Complete Whole”
Antorus is out! I did 7/11 bosses on Normal, and it was an interesting experience. Let’s chat about that!
To go with my Tanxiety videos, I thought it would be fun to talk freeform about starting tanking, and how it took me almost 10 years to… Read more “Storytime – How I Started Tanking – Video”
A new video this weekend, discussing some of the topics I addressed in my Legion PvP post earlier last week!
Blizzard storytelling has one trope it falls on harder than many others – the narrative arc of a good hero falling to darkness before being redeemed. It… Read more “The Narrative Arc of Blizzard Storytelling, Or How I Think We Are Going to Be The Enemy of Battle For Azeroth (At Least Up Front)”