Author Archives: Kinless

About Kinless

Gamer. Engineer. Lived lots of places.

What if they made a game you couldn’t play?

Not really sure how good a business model that would be. I wasn’t sure the loader program was working yesterday, the start, I believe, of the free-to-play ArcheAge.  Glyph just sat there, appearing to be doing nothing.  But when I … Continue reading

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ArcheAge, a Neverland

I kind of knew what I was getting into, but it became very jarring after playing 10 levels over ArcheAge’s Open Beta weekend. I knew the character models would be “asian.”  But, aside from the occasional use of some gray haired … Continue reading

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Next Big Thing Tourist

Wildstar is merging all servers onto two new megaservers.  I liked the game, really liked the graphic style.  Especially the “manmade” look of all the natural elements on Nexus.  That nothing was randomly natural, but crafted by a higher power.  … Continue reading

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Five 90s

So far, pre-Warlords of Draenor I’ve got 5 90s. Cenotaph and Sunstriker I soloed through on my own. Msaker and Greenclaw I partnered with my wife’s Droonda and Itarilda and we quested our Horde and Alliance couples to 90. Outrageous … Continue reading

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A Battle.net Queue??

“It’s a busy day for Battle.net! To help everyone log in, you’ve been placed in a queue.” What in blazes is a queue? I haven’t seen one of those in many, many years!

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Wasn’t even trying (too hard).

A while back the wife and I had an Undead couple.  She was a Shadow Priest, me a Mage.  We were both level 27.  We ran into a monster in Hillsbrad called Yetimus the Yetilord.  We didn’t stand a chance.  … Continue reading

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Why all the One-Monthers? (And where’s the next Ten-Yearer?)

The last post was based on something I saw over on The Ancient Gaming Noob asking (ALT:ernative survey request) about our (almost!) first ten years in World of Warcraft. Before I headed overseas a couple of times I’d been playing Neverwinter Nights on AOL with … Continue reading

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