Tag Archives: Exploration

My Life as a Cylon

For this week’s assignment, my classmates and I were playing Battlestar Galactica Online. As I have only seen bits and pieces of the show (I know, something I need to remedy), I spent some time reading the Factions section on … Continue reading

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A Little Control, But Where is the Storm?

Ah, back to Pirate Storm I trudge, but this time it is to the concept of control that I turn my attention. While I could talk about the tedious point-and-click gameplay mechanism, it was the lack of control I had … Continue reading

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To Death or Glory Do All Maps Lead

Oh Pirate Storm, what to say about you? A land of open waters, dotted with islands, giant crabs, Sea Rats, William’s Guard, and players’ ships existing in a world dislodged from historical context. How to talk about seas where the waves do not roll … Continue reading

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To Make the World a Little More Real, Objects of Vindictus

Ah, the world of Vindictus. Home to a giant, rampaging spider that decided destroying a tower was the best way to express heart-wrenching terror while a mini-army of mercenaries do their best to form ranks and let rookies like me … Continue reading

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