Monthly Archives: February 2012

SWTOR Class Guide

Having some trouble picking a class in SWTOR? What to know how they are different from each other? Well here’s a quick and dirty guide based just on their game play mechanics. I warn you, I  haven’t personally played all …

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First Impressions

Which matters more, your first impression or your analysis after prolonged exposure?  If we were talking about people, I’d say the second one. You can’t sum up a person based on a first impression. People have bad days or you …

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Limbo

We have reached that point in a pregnancy when you are in a perpetual state of limbo.  Our official due date was yesterday.  For about the last two weeks we’ve been past the point where if labor started, it would …

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Transfer of Power

For a long time, power in the publishing industry has rested with the publishers. They decide who gets published. Authors could write the best book in the world, but if a publisher doesn’t bother to read the sample that is …

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False Emperor

I ran my first, successful, hardmode flashpoint last night in SWTOR. It was a lot of fun. We tried the mission about a week ago and failed due to a bug making it impossible to beat. Since then, a couple …

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Guns, Lots of Guns

My smuggler has been at 400 Armstech for awhile now. My Jedi has also been at 400 Cybertech for about as long. What have I learned? That at max level, Armstech is fairly useless. It was nice making barrels for …

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Edition Wars

The guys from d20Radio have gone into the business of making games. Their first one, Edition Wars, is up on Kickstarter now. My understanding of the game is that you play rival GM’s competing for a group of gamers to …

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OwlCon Impressions

So this weekend was my first time at a convention as a vendor. It was an interesting experience. Sales went reasonably well, 17 of 30 books sold, which was far greater than the zero I worried would happen. My publisher …

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STO 2nd Year Anniversary

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      I have kind of a love/hate relationship with Star Trek Online. It’s Star Trek so that naturally appeals to me. But it’s never really live up to it’s potential as a game.   But today is it’s second …

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Ding! 50!

I reached level 50 with my smuggler on Monday. That’s 49 days since launch, and just under 7 days of /played time (my Jedi Knight alt has 2days and my two imperial characters have about 12hrs between them). Bioware said …

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