There is always something new and exciting going on in the news for World of Warcraft. Right on the heels of learning the official release date of August 14, 2018 and the exciting reveal of the Battle for Azeroth Collector's Edition, now we have also been given a sample look at the two novellas that… Continue reading WoW Collector’s Edition: Novella Preview!
New Release Date There's not a lot for me to say here: World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, releases on August 14th, 2018!!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHo_WscmbHA Prior to this announcement the game was set to release "no later than September 21st", which most of us assumed to mean it would release on September 21st. Now we know that's… Continue reading The Hype Train is Leaving the Station!
I was recently pointed to a weekly challenge blog, Z & Cinder's Blog Challenge, and I thought it would be fun to jump in and give it a try. So, without further explanation, here it goes! What is your favorite pop culture reference or easter egg in the World of Warcraft? What a great question!… Continue reading My First Blog Challenge
It Opens at the Close On August 30, 2016, Iliera and Sionis jumped into World of Warcraft: Legion. This expansion is marked for me with one word: Raiding. Prior to Legion, despite 12 years of playing, I had never raided above LFR difficulty. I honestly didn't intend to break that trend until we were slowly "encouraged"… Continue reading The End of WoW: Legion
As we have done for four years now, the time has come to give an update on the state of gaming in our household. The entries this year are some you've come to expect, a few new entries, and a few titles that have been put to pasture. So, with that being noted, let's get… Continue reading Annual State of Gaming Address: 2018
The other day I posted on Facebook about my recent success in World of Warcraft raiding. The comments from friends and family were along the lines of... "That's great... we think?" That's a fair response. After all, from an external view, video games are video games and do not necessarily compare to real world activities. In… Continue reading What it means to “Raid”
When I created a new character in WoW, I assumed it was an alt. That is to say, I didn't assume I'd be playing him very much at all. I had my mage. I was a happy man. He was created as Siönis back in 2015. I almost exclusively ran dungeons with the character, leveling up… Continue reading WoW – A New Chapter