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I've jumped on the bandwagon and bought Pillars of Eternity. Some initial thoughts and commentary on the mechanics of it after my 1st weekend with it --

[PoE] Pillars of Eternity
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The confluence of several bloggers singing the praises of Pillars of Eternity, my love for the Baldur's Gate …
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pkudude99

I finally unlocked Scholar on my daughter's character, so she has her fairy pet. She hasn't asked me to play her character since. Now I get to focus on mine again!

 

Plus a bit more on dipping back in to ESO.

[FFXIV] [ESO] My Daughter Has Her Fairy Pet (Finally!)
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I played my daughter's character enough to hit 30 and finally get her the fairy pet she's been wanting. Now I …
pkudude99

More tank work in FFXIV, also leveled up my daughter's character so we'll soon have her fairy pet, and I also dipped a toe back in to ESO for a few minutes on Monday night.

[FFXIV] [ESO] More Tanking, and Briefly Back in ESO
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I'm continuing to work on the tanking classes in FFXIV. Something I found interesting was that by level 32 I'd …
pkudude99

Unlocked Paladin at 30, working on Marauder still at 26. Tanking is an adventure.....

[FFXIV] Working on Tanking Classes
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I've made it to level 30 as a Gladiator and unlocked Paladin now, and it's time to catch Marauder up from 26 …
pkudude99

A small update on the progress I'm making on my daughter's character to get her the pets and mounts she wants, as well as my own character's tanking progress.

[FFXIV] Splitting Time Between Characters
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I've been playing quite a bit on my daughter's character lately, since she wants the Unicorn mount and also a …
pkudude99

My 5-yr old daughter can't read, and I haven't asked the folks in Greysky Armada to add her into the FC, but she loves to run around in the housing zones and the Gold Saucer. Today she wanted to be in "her world" (she says "world" when she means "zone") and so I teleported her into Mist, …

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I got tagged with this "Liebster Award" chain letter thingie, so..... general questions answered. Some about games, some not. A lot of mentions of EQ2, so I guess I'll tag it as that....

The Liebster Chain Letter
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Telwyn tagged me, so here are my answers to the same questions that he was asked: How did you get started …
pkudude99

Leveling up a Mi'qote for my daughter so she can run around the safe zones with minions and fairy pets, while riding a unicorn.... not quite there yet, but it's a fun diversion from my own character.

[FFXIV] So easy a 5-yr old can do it!
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My 5-yr old daughter has lately taken to watching me play FFXIV. She's always liked Minecraft, and she loves …
Belghast
  • Mar 3, 2015 1:18:30 AM
Belghast

that is an awesome thing to do for her :)

pkudude99
  • Mar 3, 2015 3:53:42 AM
pkudude99

Got home from work tonight and she's sitting on a chair in the Gold Saucer. She told me she died, and MGS is where I've set her home point, so when she cliekced revive, there she was. No idea when/how long ago she did it, but.... still funny to me that she was there.

Neri
  • Mar 8, 2015 7:36:00 AM
Neri

Aw, what a lovely thing to do!

pkudude99

My 1st impressions of the Manderville Golden Saucer

[FFXIV] The Manderville Golden Saucer
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The 2.51 patch dropped last night, so this morning the "MGS" is now available. To get there you must be level …
pkudude99

Belghast and his Ultros minion

pkudude99

Jaedia showing off her new Doctore's Harness she picked up while running Halatali.

pkudude99

Made it to level 45 on the White Mage. Only 5 more levels to go for my Archmage title!

[FFXIV] White Mage to 45!
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45 levels down, 5 to go. Or since my goal is more the Archmage title, agruably it's 145 levels down, 5 to …
Volathis
  • Feb 21, 2015 5:08:19 AM
Volathis

Still one of of my favorite titles I don't think I've changed it since I got it. lol

pkudude99

Got my 2nd class to 50 in FFXIV! And since it was the Arcanist, that means I got 2 jobs to 50 simultaneously in the deal. Go me, and all of that.

[FFXIV] A Burst of Leveling
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My current goal in FFXIV (beyond "getting better gear for my BLM job" anyway) is to get the 3 magic classes …
pkudude99

Main story completed up to current, a few more dungeons and trials cleared, Expert Duty roulette unlocked.... leveling alt classes, gearing up BLM still.... life at the "endgame of FFXIV!

[FFXIV] Main Story Complete
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I've completed the main story line now, including the new portions added in the 2.5 patch. I actually only …