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What SOE got right in EQOA: Targeting

This blog has ripped SOE for a lot of stuff that they botched in the creation and maintenance of EQOA. However, they clearly got a lot right. I mean, why would I want to come back if they screwed everything … Continue reading

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Classic Powerleveling

There were different methods to powerlevel (PL) throughout EQOA’s lifespan. The most used technique was to take a healer and run them through a group of low mobs while having a ticking-heal on their character. Eventually the BPoA was introduced, … Continue reading

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Ice Giants

Up in the Permafrost region lay the stomping grounds for characters level 40-50. Ice giants, skeletons, Vox’s cave, and griffons were just some of the XP spots that were constantly fought over. The ice giant cave was one of my … Continue reading

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Response to Guest’s Comment

A new reader posted a lengthy comment that had a lot of good stuff in it. After reading it a few times, I felt like it was necessary to look at all the things he pointed to. Keep it up … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I remember snowballs, fireworks, and cherry pies — but what other seasonal-gift events did EQOA come up with? WoW was always on the ball for each holiday… then again WoW’s motto for its customers is “build a relationship,” while EQOA’s … Continue reading

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Another EQOA review (Video)

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Grundal the Goblin

Near Forwatch, in a valley by the broken wall, there was a field of goblins. At one corner of that field was a goblin cave full of named creatures. Unlike WoW, EQOA monsters that were named didn’t always drop rare … Continue reading

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