Sure, there are plenty of reasons to LOVE Diablo 3. Blizzard is finally returning to the franchise that practically defined “dungeon crawler” and awakened the gambler in all of us. I love games, and have played through hundreds of alphas and betas, testing games before their release. Naturally, I didn’t get into the Diablo 3 [...]

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The Line of Respect

by H0tC0ff33 on April 24, 2012 · 1 comment

For about a month, I have been thinking a lot about respect and what it means to earn and lose it. Respect is one of the most important parts of a relationship, and without it you can’t have one. Now there has always been a line of respect between video game developers and gamers. Games [...]

The news about Bioware handing out bans to players in SWTOR who managed to access high-level loot before they were “supposed” to has sparked quite the debate among MMO junkies, developers, and others in regard to how MMOs are created and maintained. Most take the side of the gamers, saying it isn’t their fault if [...]

Despite my hesitation and overwhelming distaste for the current state of MMORPGs, I’ve started playing Star Wars: The Old Republic (like everyone else). In my defense, my brothers caved first, and in a moment of  weakness, I agreed to join them. The game isn’t bad at all–it’s actually quite good. But I’ve never made an [...]