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Children’s Week: How to tick off everyone in one easy lesson

Children’s Week: How to tick off everyone in one easy lesson

| May 1, 2009 | 10 Replies

The Children’s Week minicast is going to be coming out later today, after Starman gets home from work and can get the music tacked on and posted. But here is my general impression from having played a little of the PvP part of things, and having gotten my most dreaded part, the Warsong Gulch flag […]

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The next Ren-novation

The next Ren-novation

| April 28, 2009 | 2 Replies

I didn’t make up the term “Ren-novation”. I credit/blame Christy from Analog Hole Gaming. But it’s a good way to describe my fascination with stupid experiments. Meet Ursalla. Ursalla is an orc shaman who is currently level 3. Her goal in life is to get as many achievements as she can get at the lowest […]

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When does a new server stop being new?

When does a new server stop being new?

| February 26, 2009 | 3 Replies

Answer: When it starts acting like an old one. In late January 2009, I rolled up a new character on the Borean Tundra server, a brand new server that had opened on January 16. The server was just over a week old, and since it was closed to all new transfers for three months, I […]

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“Logins are In the Air”

“Logins are In the Air”

| February 13, 2009 | 11 Replies

Please note: the Love is In the Air minicast was published on February 11th. If you are looking for specific details on how to do these achievements, please download this podcast. This blog entry is strictly an op-ed piece. achievement: Pronunciation: \ə-ˈchēv-mənt\ the act of achieving: to get or attain as the result of exertion […]

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Proof!

Proof!

| September 30, 2008 | 2 Replies

Back in the episodes about the reputation experiment, I observed that there seemed to be fewer Horde quests than Alliance, at least for quests that gave reputation. I expressed my belief at the time that this didn’t apply just to reputation quests — overall, there were simply more things for the Alliance to do in […]

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R.I.P. Azeroth

R.I.P. Azeroth

| July 13, 2008 | 10 Replies

My 63 orc rogue has just entered her last old world Azeroth zone, Silithus, having completed all but instance quests in all the other pre-TBC zones. This is part of my experiment to complete as many of the old-world quests as I could finish, short of instance and raid quests. I still may be able […]

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