Video Game Tuesday: The Roleplay in MMORPG

This week for Video Game Tuesday I’m going on a bit of a rant about Roleplaying in MMOs.

Roleplaying: Roleplaying is difficult to define exactly, except for the obvious “Roleplaying is when you’re playing a role.” More specifically, it’s where you take up a character and play out the situation how you think that character would act. 315 more words

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There & Back Again: A Survivor's Journey Through Video Game Culture

I don’t remember a lot of my childhood, but I remember getting the PlayStation. The first game my older brother and I played on it was… 1,896 more words

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World of Warcraft: The Raiding "Elitist"

I came back to World of Warcraft about a year and a half ago, mainly playing for a couple of hours after work and HW/studying or on the weekends. 391 more words


Video Game Tuesday: Basic MMO Etiquette

I’ve been playing Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn recently, and I’ve noticed that people are a lot less polite to others recently. Here’s a way to keep yourself from being cussed out, or cussing someone out, while playing an MMO. 548 more words


Gaming Locally

A few weeks ago I wrote an article about gaming in online lobbies versus online cooperatively with friends. I expressed a preference for gaming on a smaller scale, with friends who I could play with on weekends. 298 more words

"Entertaining the Cyborg": World of Warcraft Stigma

Entries titled “Entertaining the Cyborg” are where I’ll put different thoughts, opinions, and things that I think might be cool about different games, books, computers and computer items, and possibly a review or 2. 293 more words


Video Game Tuesday: WoW vs. FFXIV

For this week’s Video Game Tuesday I’m going to be talking about the differences between WoW vs. FFXIV.

Art: Let’s get the obvious one out of the way, the art styles are completely different in each game, but FFXIV has the advantage of being newer and it blows WoW out of the water in terms of Art. 935 more words

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