A Discourse On Questing – Part 2 – In Search Of Punctuation

As we all know, questing is an integral part of any toon’s life.  It is the vast majority of what you do, in order for your character to gain power (Lvl up).  The first time you log on to any new character, you are parked right next to a starting questgiver, and the standard yellow … Continue reading

A Discourse on Questing – Part 1

James Cameron’s Avatar – It has raked in more than 2 billion dollars world wide, making it the highest grossing film in history.  Up for 9 Oscars, it is probably the most successful film to completely disappoint me. Yes, people, that is right.  I really didn’t enjoy the movie. Don’t get me wrong, the movie … Continue reading

Money, Money, Money…. Monah!

So, as you all well know by now, I have adamantly been pursuing Loremaster.  You all may think that I am torturing myself, but nah.  I love questing.  I love it as much as I love raiding.  I do it to relax.  And with old world getting ready to be blown all to hell, I … Continue reading

Watching The Stars

One of the first things you learn in Astronomy is that you are not looking at stars. Nope, when you look at the sky and see the infinite number of stars up there, you are actually seeing the light from them that was emitted millions of years before.  This makes them a kind of time … Continue reading

Lich King in Review – Part 1, The Leveling Experience

Lich King took the best part of both classic and Burning Crusade era’s of WoW, and improved them even more.  By and large, this expansion has proved to be nothing less than a crowd pleaser. The leveling experience is one of the major components of any expansion, so its not surprising that Blizzard put so … Continue reading

Blizzcon Followup – The Good, The Bad, and The Undecided

Here we are in the Monday after Blizzcon.  I don’t think anyone expected the news that came, and Larisa hit the nail on the head perfectly – the buzz is back in the community 🙂  Here are my thoughts on the announcments: The Good:  Diablo 3 News I was acquainted with Blizzard through the Diablo … Continue reading

My Five Favorite 5 Man Instances

Aspect of the Hare did a nice little trip through memory lane recently – she went through her favorite zones of the game and why she liked them. Of all the zones in the game, I loved Duskwood the most – it showed the dark and dreary side of azeroth better than most zones. But … Continue reading

The Rocket’s Red Glare

There are few things in life as awe inspiring as a fireworks display.  A down home, sit in the stadium, feel the explosion in your body, type of display, where the colored sparks light up the sky for miles around.  Even more impressive is when those fireworks are set off in celebration of the independence … Continue reading