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Rivervale

The Halfling home of Rivervale sits directly west of Bobble-by-Water. It’s surrounded by a mountain and can only be accessed from the east and west. It’s by far the biggest pain in the ass to run to at low levels. … Continue reading

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IGN PreFronts video clips

For some reason, IGN just now decided to upload videos of EQOA. I’m guessing these were laying around on one of their harddrives and since YouTube didn’t exist in 2003, some intern decided to release the footage. There are tons … Continue reading

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Unending Endgame

I got sucked into EQOA yesterday. I logged on with 530ish cms and by the time I logged off, I had 800+, lionwere faction, and the stamina quests completed. In games like WoW, when you reach the highest level (which … Continue reading

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Khal Viceroy (video)

I honestly have no idea what the viceroy is but I think he drops the tank robes. I have accidentally run into these guys near Vox’s castle and let’s just say I got treated to EQOA’s version of a blanket-party. … Continue reading

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The Dragoneye

If robes were the economic status symbol of a player, the dragoneye represented a player’s skill. This tank/melee weapon was a huge sword that resembled Cloud’s weapon from FFVII. It had massive damage, decent stats, but contrary to popular belief, … Continue reading

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Reader comments:

Every so often, I’ll post some reader comments from recent posts. There’s a trend in these… Kordolin: I had been playing WoW for awhile, but I was getting bored with it around when WotLK came out. As my desire to … Continue reading

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Tradeskills

Introduced just before the launch of Frontiers, tradeskills and crafting allowed players to equip armor, jewelery, and weapons that were a strong improvement from the vendor bought items and random collection of rares a character usually had while leveling. Launched … Continue reading

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