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on Oct 28, 2014
Consider this part two to my experiment in introducing people to MOBAs. As fun as Heroes of the Storm was, the community outside of the forums was awful. Much like my thoughts when playing Starcraft or other Blizzard titles aside from Hearthstone, I felt that the game’s community really prevented me from enjoying the game. That’s […]
on Oct 27, 2014
Since many of you seemed to enjoy the original Adventure mode guide, I figured I’d start working on one for the Master Quest. Once again, I’ll mostly be aiming for the unique rewards, like weapons and costumes. Character basics for the original cast should be learned from the previous guide, and the map is similar […]
Welcome back to round 2 of guides on naval warfare in ArcheAge. So you’ve read through the initial guide and want more, eh? Think you’re …
We’ve got a deluge of new Smash Bros Wii U information out today! 8 player local play (using 3DS as controllers and only on select stages), …
on Oct 22, 2014
This is the first of a series of guides that will look at one of my favorite aspects of ArcheAge: naval warfare. We’ll start by getting some general tips out there for those of you who want to learn more about and be more effective on the sea. The next guide will look closely at […]
on Oct 22, 2014
Before hopping on Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn‘s gathering wagon, ask yourselves whether you like farming or not. Are you the type of player who can mindlessly click your mouse while staring at the monitor like a zombie for hours? If that applies to you, then hop on– let’s start a gathering class. Disclaimer: […]
on Oct 20, 2014
Back in March of this year Tom Abernathy, Riot Games’ narrative Lead, and Richard Rouse, a design lead for Microsoft Games, ruffled more than a few feathers with some comments made at the annual Game Developers Conference. Abernathy’s most memorable statement, “Plot is highly overrated,” made headlines throughout the gaming world. His words provocative not only [&…
on Oct 20, 2014
Back in March of this year Tom Abernathy, Riot Games’ narrative Lead, and Richard Rouse, a design lead for Microsoft Games, ruffled more than a few feathers with some comments made at the annual Game Developers Conference. Abernathy’s most memorable statement, “Plot is highly overrated,” made headlines throughout the gaming world. His words provocative not only [&…
on Oct 17, 2014
It is finally here and it’s what fans have been waiting for– the first official trailer for the upcoming patch in Square Enix’s Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, Patch 2.4: Dreams Of Ice, was released only 5 hours ago and does it deliver! The trailer itself does a great job at showcasing the new features […]
on Oct 17, 2014
As hinted in a recent podcast interview, there’s a huge content patch coming to ArcheAge that’s going to keep guilds busy for quite a while. We’re talking The Conquest of Auroria which goes live November 4th. Now, in case you’re unfamiliar with ArcheAge as it stands currently in other areas of the world, Auroria is […]
on Oct 16, 2014
Is it worthwhile to level crafting in Final Fantasy XIV? The answer is both yes and no. Crafting enables you to repair your gear anywhere– anytime you want to. You can also earn a bit of gil from crafted goods. Crafting also means you don’t have to look for people to meld materia in your […]
on Oct 14, 2014
Trade runs are an integral part of ArcheAge– driving the economy, providing unique materials, and encouraging small and medium scale PvP. Whether you’re a farmer, a crafter, or a pirate, trade packs and the potentially perilous paths their carriers traverse help shape your game. At its heart, a trade run is exactly what it sounds […]
on Oct 11, 2014
We’re going to be posting tips & tricks for the latest games we’re playing for the community. The first Pro-Tip is for ArcheAge (yes I’ve been playing a lot)! See after the post on how you can contribute and get your Pro-Tip on Junkies Nation. Pro-Tip – ArcheAge: Best Way to Deploy a Glider In […]
on Oct 10, 2014
It’s a charming realization when something as simple as planting a mushroom and being able to harvest it in a PvP zone without dying is luxuriously satisfying, like that very first MMO you played killing a boss in a dungeon without a clue as to whether or not you were wearing the right gear or […]
on Oct 10, 2014
Two weekends ago I had an awesome opportunity interviewing Trion Worlds ArcheAge Producer Victoria Voss & Assistant Producer Amanda Fry. Following that momentous occasion, this weekend we caught up with Trion Worlds RIFT Senior Community Manager Eric “Ocho” Cleaver!   Initially this podcast was arranged for the weekend before the launch of RIFT 3.0: …
Tuesday night saw the premiere of The Flash on the CW, and it was a welcome surprise. The show’s origins on the network lie within the CW’s other …
Welcome to the first edition of Random Free Mobile Game of the Month! Before diving into details, let me emphasize that these are not advertisements …
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