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The “No Interference” Zone (Guild Wars 2)

I logged in to SWTOR to work on a couple of quests with my Jedi Sentinel in Alderaan and within only about 10 minutes, I was reminded of just how much more pleasant “questing” is in Guild Wars 2. In SWTOR, I was tasked to retrieve something from a Killick, and when I attacked it,…

Have I found my match? (Guild Wars 2)

Let me finally talk about Guild Wars 2 since it’s been out for a few days. I’ve often thought (and sometimes directly stated) that I would love to be able to play an MMO that did not have raiding as an ultimate end-game objective. In fact, I wanted to play an MMO that did not…

Here doggie, doggie! (Fallout 3)

The best thing in the entire game so far has happened. After finally getting off of the alien spaceship, I took a bit of a detour through the Scrapyard and found Dogmeat! Yay! He is so cute and oh so very helpful too, fetching food and ammo, and especially taking down super mutants, raiders, feral…

Long, Slow Climb from The Pitt (Fallout 3)

Today has been a good day so far in Fallout 3, at least as good as a day can be in a post-apocalyptic world where hostile and mutated creatures and raiders roam the desolate wastelands. I’ve been working my way through The Pitt add-on, taking extra breaks along the way due to the extra bleakness…

Was Dr. Frankenstein a Gamer?

I’m in the midst of creating a monster. A monster made up of a whole bunch of games and a limited amount of time to play them all. Or at least to focus on them all, since theoretically, I *can* play them all…just not all at once. For example, I started playing Morrowind a few…