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Housing in MMOs: Aion

This is part 2 of the "Housing in MMOs" series. Part 1 was looking at Lord of the Rings Online. Today's MMO is Aion. This blog post was largely written by thevalliant and edited by me in some parts. While I did play around with my free studio in Aion, I really don't know that … Continue reading Housing in MMOs: Aion

Juggling through my MMOs

Sometimes I really wish there was just one MMO. The perfect one for me. But you rarely, if ever, find something perfect for you unless it was specifically created just for you and nobody else. All of the MMOs I'm currently playing offer me something that the others can't give me. At the moment, I … Continue reading Juggling through my MMOs

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (February 23, 2012)

Welcome to today’s Bookahneer’s Geekwatch! The place about miscellaneous interesting news related to gaming (will most likely include at least one piece about Guild Wars 2 ^^). We wouldn't be "Nerdy Bookahs" if we started this Geekwatch with anything other than a loud cheer: You can sign up for Guild Wars 2's beta now! The … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (February 23, 2012)

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (“What to play until GW2 releases”-edition)

Before we start with today's Geekwatch, there's some news about ArenaNet's community managers: We apparently now have community managers tweeting during EU time and Rubi Bayer has joined as new community manager (she was previously working for Massively). It's great to see them "expanding" and hopefully this means that Guild Wars 2 is closer than … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (“What to play until GW2 releases”-edition)

Naming and customizing your characters

I showed my STO character to my colleague (believe it or not, we actually do work in between chatting about games, I just don't blog about our work here ^^) and told her how much time I spent on her... probably about an hour all in all (though that did include looking up which traits … Continue reading Naming and customizing your characters

Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (January 14, 2012)

Welcome to today’s Bookahneer’s Geekwatch! The place about miscellaneous interesting news related to gaming (will most likely include at least one piece about Guild Wars 2 ^^).The first Bookahneer's Geekwatch this year starts with some Guild Wars 2 "news". Tivac, a web developer at ArenaNet, answered a few questions in several forums. The summary can … Continue reading Bookahneer’s Geekwatch (January 14, 2012)