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Age of Empires II video

My first true introduction to online gaming was this game. And this was my favorite gametype: Essentially you were given 4 castles and all you could make were your race’s special unit. Eventually I got into Runescape and SOCOM as … Continue reading

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Rez pls? Dying in EQOA

What an annoying process death was/is in EQOA. Exp debt, losing half your tunar, and having to find a rez made the whole thing more frustrating than most games. Plus, who can forget that damn loading screen? Compared to Runescape, … Continue reading

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MMO’s cause personality changes?

My high school career was pretty much consumed with Runescape, EQOA, and Socom. I did play some WoW in college, but not nearly on the scale as the previously mentioned. What I’m starting to wonder is if these games altered … Continue reading

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Wisps

The most feared mob to run into at any level was a caster. If your character didn’t have high resistances to every class of magic, the caster could rip through you regardless of your hitpoints or level. That seemed to … Continue reading

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If I had control over EQOA

Assuming production costs are not a barrier, these are some things I would have done differently if I was SOE… I would have had an expansion in late 2005. Why late 2005 and not 2004? Biggest mass exodus in the … Continue reading

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SM robe @ Phantoms

When the SM robe was introduced, almost every player with a level 50-60 character headed out to phantoms to try and get a hold of one. The reward for looting the SM robe? Besides standing out as a tank or … Continue reading

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Starting cities

Most people probably made a ton of new characters. I personally loved making new characters because my favorite part of the game was the first 15 levels. Qeynos and Fayspires were the two that really stood out to me. On … Continue reading

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