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Sep 1, 2015, 7:04:10 PM
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Aug 31, 2015, 10:24:43 PM
by Dario

I did a lot of tanking this weekend on my WAR and PLD, plus a lot of FATE grinding on my DRK. End result: 50 DRK, 52 PLD, and 52 WAR. Gonna be leveling all 3 jobs more or less simultaneously to 60 going forward.

[FFXIV] Working the Tanks
This past weekend the circus was in town, so I spent most of Friday with the family there. And then this …

Paladin to 51, Dark Knight to 37. Yup, I'm working on tanking again!

[FFXIV] It's already a cliche
Yes, I know. Thavnairian Bustier dyed white is already a cliche for a healer glamour at 60. But there's a …
pkudude99 shared his post

Since I have alt-itis/alt-oholism, I decided to make a character of each class. Here's the crew:

[Wildstar] My Exile Crew
Since I get 12 character slots in Wildstar and there are 6 classes and 2 factions, it seems to make sense to …

Grandmaster of Magic Achieved!

[FFXIV] Grandmaster of Magic
After yesterday's post, I did what I said and started grinding out those FATEs on the Astrologian. I also did …

White mage is now 60. 2 levels to go with the Astrologian. Gonna try to finish that up today.

[FFXIV] Ding 60 White Mage!
It took a lot of FATE grinding in the Dravanian Hinterlands and Azys Lla, as well as 2 runs through the Great …
pkudude99 shared his post

Fired up Wildstar for a 2nd go-round last night. My impressions:

[Wildstar] Wildstar 2nd Impressions
Given how the weekly Esoterics cap works in FFXIV and how I pull the Monday daily run into Tuesday and am …

Another week. More levels on my healer alt-jobs. And my 1st dungeon healing experience in Heavensward -- as an overgeared Scholar, turning it into ez-mode for me.

[FFXIV] My 1st Heavensward Healing Experience
Would you believe that even though I've got a level 60 Scholar with i179 gear average that I've never healed a …
ggchestnut shared her post

I conquered Blaugust! And I have some questions on using Blogger versus WordPress I'd love for feedback on. Contemplating moving the blog, but still kind of waffley.

Gamer Girl Confessions: Blaugust Conqueror
I'm coming out of con-coma, finally, and real life (aside from work) has calmed down. Expect some posts and …

Blaugust is over and I had some more thoughts on it a week later. Plus FFXIV progress!

[FFXIV] Post-Blaugust Post
I got used to posting every day during Blaugust -- last Tuesday morning I was all set to do a post when I …

I take a brief look at Blaugust, look at the future, and decide another step of my debate.

A Blaugust Retrospective-looking at the future.
While I did some thoughts on the finale post, I took the time to go back and re-read many of my posts. Both …
Attention Blaugust Participants

As some of you may know, I write the blog round-up column for MMO Games. I currently have a survey up on my blog where bloggers can self-report a few things about their blogs to make covering them even easier.

If you've been covered already, then this isn't required but I suggest it anyway. There are a few questions that will help guarantee the accuracy of my reporting. I'd also love to get your feedback or just know you are okay being reported on.

If you haven't been covered yet, then it is especially important for you to fill this out. Anyone who hasn't been covered already will be highlighted just for filling out the survey. Plus, it guarantees that I will be looking at your blog for the foreseeable future. There's no requirement that you focus mainly on MMOs or write only about MMOs, so feel free to fill it out and get noticed!

Happy blogging everyone!

Murf@MMOGames: Of Blogs and Surveys
Another edition of my weekly column is live. Go check out today's Blogger Bonanza and see what everyone has …
Post Blaugust post

Knifesedge Blogs
I have a tendency to write less rather than long rambling posts, mostly because I want to get back to gaming, …
Anook Community Choice 2015 Winner

When I proposed this award to @Belghast, I clearly didn't have any idea how much bigger this year was going to be compared to last year or how many Hearts you all were willing to give out. Nice learning experience and I'll likely change my method next year! I hope Anook served as a useful platform for you all and I'm hoping you all continue to share your writing with us for the rest of the year as well. I'm hounding our development team about making it easier for you all to do so, and our buddy @SurDaft just finished his latest version of the Anook WordPress plugin and a universal one still to come.

One advantage to the vote method is nobody can Heart their own posts, so this really was all up the reading community. There was some really stand out posts that really drew in the Hearts but in the end, there was a definite winner who took the lead by a narrow margin. So congratulations to @Aywren! She'll be receiving Cities Skylines and one of our super-secret-I-promise-they'll-be-public-soon T-shirts!

Thank you again to all you bloggers for making the event awesome and thanks @Belghast for making this a thing!

  • Sep 3, 2015, 2:19:40 AM

Grats, @Aywren! Also, one point of feedback, @Lonrem. While most of Anook posting went relatively painlessly after the initial sign-up hurdle, it would be really helpful to be able to tag a "Share what's on your mind" post with multiple games, as some bloggers do talk about two or three games in one post.

  • Sep 3, 2015, 6:04:00 AM

@Jeromai Care to guess the #1 request is from bloggers? :D


Yeah, I totally understand the pain. The current system with different game pages does not support allowing for multiple games tagged to one post. Still working on an alternative for it that allows for a little bit better integration with multi-game bloggers/posts.

  • Sep 4, 2015, 5:38:24 AM

Congratulations, @Aywren! Absolutely well deserved :D

Some Blaugust Stats

Can't break the habit of blogging here. Oh no!

Some Blaugust Stats
I posted about stats a few times during Blaugust, but wanted to take a moment to show the final outcome for …