"These shots are of the main starting area with my fearsome pirate looking to the horizon for adventures ahead," he writes.
Best of luck to ye, laddie! May the wind be at your back, your enemies in Davey Jones' locker, and a bottle of ginger ale in your belly! Yet pirates are only the beginning of today's adventure through One Shots...
So... the towers are sentient too? That's got to make for one awkward conversation if you ever bump into one. How do you relate to a tower? I guess our inner parasites are kind of like how they have to put up with people riding their elevators up and down all the time.
Reader Duncan braved the strike lines to give us this picture of a foolhardy activty: "This is a picture of my Asura Mesmer, Jade Nightdreams, climbing up one of pyramids in Rata Sum to get a better look at the night sky."
And then gravity happened.
"This is my favourite point of view in The Secret World from under Brooklyn bridge in New-York," he writes. "I did not check if it really compares with the real view on site, but I find it quite realistic and fully immersive. I deeply feel as if I am in NYC when I am standing here under this bridge. By the way, you can see my character, Merrideth, recently recruited by the Illuminati: quite a fashion victim indeed."
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