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More PUG tales -- bards who don't sing, healers who don't heal, and an archer who forgot that he's a bard.... Fun times!

[FFXIV] Pug Tales Episode 5
So there we were running Ala Mhigo with me tanking on my Paladin, a White Mage, and 2 Bards. the bards both …

I've run out of ways to say "I leveled up some more" so I just posted a lot of pictures with captions, and that makes a story, sort of. Hence "picture book."

[FFXIV] A Picture Book
I've run out of creative ways to say "I leveled up some more...." As a result, I'm just going to upload some …
  • Sep 14, 2017, 2:23:31 AM

Love the way you've displayed all of your characters journey, great post!


Got my "Falcon" mount this morning!

[FFXIV] Falcon Mount Get!
Of course, it's an airship, not an actual falcon, but. . .you know. Still a nice-looking mount to get for …
  • Sep 5, 2017, 8:41:23 PM

Ooooh congratulations!!


More PUG tales -- bad AND good!

[FFXIV] PUG Tales Episode 4
So there I was, tanking an Expert and the luck of the draw was Kugane Castle (as usual, and which I don't mind …

More tales from the duty finder

[FFXIV] PUG Tales Episode 3
Over this past weekend I got a lot more leveling done, so all my combat jobs are now at least level 65 and …

In which we examine my own screwups.....

[FFXIV] PUG Tales - Episode 2
In which we study my own screwups... as well as one other. And tbh, these are all minor, but hey... still …

It dropped for the 3rd time that I've seen and I got a nice high roll this time. Yay!

[FFXIV] Magitek Predator Get!!!
Yesterday I was looking at a friend's lodestone page, and my character was in the sidebar and showing I'd …

I did a *lot* of leveling this weekend. SAM from 63 to 70, Monk from 63 to 65, and DRG from 63 to 64. I've got a lot of gear for those levels too, so check out my gallery of screenies!

[FFXIV] Level 63 to 70 "Striking" Armor Sets
I got Samurai from 63-70, Monk from 63-65, and Dragoon to 64. As a result, I got 3 "left sides" cleared out of …

Leveling up all my alt-jobs so I can clean out my bags....

[FFXIV] Bag Cleanup (aka More Alt-Job Leveling)
As I've said before.... for some variety and also so that I can clean out some of this dungeon gear that's …

Usually the PUGs are fine, but sometimes..... not so much.

[FFXIV] Pug Tales Episode 1
Partially for some variety, and partially to try to clear up some bag space, I've started working on Monk and …

Summoner/Scholar completed. Now I've begun working on White Mage and Astrologian so I can start clearing the glut of dungeon drops out of my bags....

[FFXIV] More Stormblood Leveling
So, if y'all remember, in my last post I said I'd probably hit 70 as a Summoner this weekend, and... yep, it …

Black Mage to 70! And it's fun again! I was BLM4LIFE!!! in ARR and up through 59 in HW, but at 60.... I tried to like it and got complimented in PUG's for how well I did, but... just didn't feel it, so swapped to Summoner. Now in SB BLM is fun again and SMN feels like it got gutted :-( Such are the vagaries of MMO's, right? That said.... I'm 65 SMN now also.

[FFXIV] Black Mage 70!
Can I say it? Black Mage is fun again!!! Too bad SE had to destroy Summoner in the process :-( But yeah... I …

I've been working on my daughter's character to get the flying and diving unlocks in the new areas. And also bringing up my other jobs, slowly but surely. and I got 70 on Dark Knight, so all 3 tanks are done. Good times!

[FFXIV] Doing the MSQ Again
I've got the full set of i310 gear for both the tank and the caster jobs, so I felt like I could scale back a …

Made a character card from

[FFXIV] Character Card 17-07-2017
Thanks to Aywren for pointing me to this resource!

Got a rhythm going on working all my alt-jobs up in Stormblood. :D

[FFXIV] Settling in to a Rhythm
I've slowed up a bit on the endless dungeon spamming as a tank. Even so, I've still got Dark Knight to 67, so …