Monthly Archives: November 2010

Refugees and Builders

Image via Wikipedia The party made their way on towards the nearest town, looking for a place to turn in the builder’s tools from the zombie temple.  As they found their way to a road they noticed groups of refugees.  … Continue reading

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Hogger Down!

I’m having a lot of fun puttering around in the post-shattering world.  I largely avoided spoilers so this is all new to me.  Doing Stockades and hearing about the horribly deadly Hogger made me laugh. I’m afraid I must ask … Continue reading

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First Post-Shattering Thoughts

Jaimie finally got to roll up her gnome priest, so I made a gnome warrior to accompany her.  It was fun going through a new Dun Morogh.  The quests are different, but not hugely so.  The quest hubs feel denser … Continue reading

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If Shakespeare Had Played WoW

Ratshag’s a funny orc:  Need More Rage: If Shakespeare Had Played WoW. My favorites are: When Lady MacBeth told MacBeth ta screw his courage ta the sticking place, he’d have replied “Yeah, but do the king drop any upgrades for … Continue reading

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I Want to Go Home!

Dear Mom and Dad, This place is terrible. Every day I am subjected to countless atrocities. The food is spoiled and poisonous, and the drinking water is contaminated, so there is an outbreak of typhoid. Our cabin collapsed last night … Continue reading

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An Experiment in Accurate But Misleading Movie Descriptions

I love these kind of games: An Experiment in Accurate But Misleading Movie Descriptions.  There’s been a number of takes on this such as creating completely misleading trailers , but I really like the simplicity of a quick, accurate, and … Continue reading

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Looking Back at Wrath

I didn’t quite make my goal to have a server full of 80s at the end of Wrath of the Lich King.  I have one lonely level 73 mage who just didn’t quite make it.  The mage was made to … Continue reading

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Lifelong Training

Image via Wikipedia Yesterday I was doing a bit of cleaning up around our new yard site and listening to Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History Episode 2: Guns and Horses.  The main point of the episode is that guns largely nullified … Continue reading

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Raid Tactics for Armageddon

Image via Wikipedia This really sounds like a fun fight:  Raid Tactics for Armageddon « Righteous Orbs.  Too bad there’s no way it would ever, ever be implemented.

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Chatting with a Necromancer and Kobold Ambush

After the group finished looting, an orb near the summoning circle flickered and a voice called out from it.  A disastrous bluff check later and they had a nice chat with him about his belief that there need to be … Continue reading

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Couch to 5k Together

Jaimie and I finished the Couch to 5k program on October 22.  Running together was a bit different from running alone.  The biggest change was making sure to match my pace to Jaimie’s.  The first week was rough, but we … Continue reading

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