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EQ2: next expansion and catchup events

I read via Massively OP that Everquest 2’s next expansion has now been announced: Planes of Prophecy. The producer’s letter that gives this announcement includes a few details – our characters are off to various other planes such as the intriguing sounding  Plane of Innovation (Gnomes?) and the less glamorous Plane of Disease (something to do with… 181 more words


Lack of competition, accountability are crippling America’s ability to thrive, report says

There’s a general consensus that Washington is “broken.” But the reason politics doesn’t seem to deliver for citizens anymore may not involve who’s in the White House, which party controls Congress, or even any inherent flaws in the political system. 1,654 more words

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Player created treasure hunts

Playing through the latest of the Yun Zi summer event quests got me to thinking about treasure hunts. These quests are a delightful excuse to go flying around old zones and visiting places that I may or may not have seen in-game. 383 more words


Back to a gaming plethora

So I’m back from a wonderful holiday and have spent hours yesterday and today catching up with the RSS reader and news websites. Gaming-wise the first priority was to ‘token-up’ in World of Warcraft so I could dive into the newish Patch 7.3: Shadows of Argus. 186 more words


Gliding and movement as gameplay

We’ve played a good amount of time in the first of the Maguuma zones, Verdant Brink, I’m impressed with how the expansion integrated different movement ability unlocks as part of the gameplay. 475 more words


Progression on multiple fronts

I’m mixing it up gaming wise at the moment as the summer draws on. I couldn’t have predicted the changes that have come over the last few weeks, so here’s an update on what I’ve been playing more recently. 374 more words


EQ2: fly-by tourism

I had great fun today flying around the Kingdoms of the Sky zone for this week’s weekly quest from Yun Zi. The three zones in question are all very different in visuals and moods. 160 more words