Character-building

03.16.13
The Road to Mordor: Ten virtues strategies for LotRO players
03.16.13

The Road to Mordor: Ten virtues strategies for LotRO players

Virtues are never far from my mind in Lord of the Rings Online, although recently they've been mo...

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03.07.13
Age of Wushu introduces the Meridian system
03.07.13

Age of Wushu introduces the Meridian system

What do needles and MMOs have to do with each other? Hopefully, normally, thankfully nothing. How...

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10.31.11
PlanetSide 2's classes undergo flexible combat training
10.31.11

PlanetSide 2's classes undergo flexible combat training

Everyone loves choices, especially when it comes to roleplaying games and the character building...

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08.28.11
The Anvil of Crom: Alternate advancement explained
08.28.11

The Anvil of Crom: Alternate advancement explained

Welcome back to the Anvil of Crom, Conan fans. I trust you've been gorging yourselves on the movi...

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12.31.10
Storyboard: Flawed premise
12.31.10

Storyboard: Flawed premise

If there's one major element I've been coming back to over the course of this year (which isn't qui...

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12.17.10
Exploring Eberron: Getting the most from the DDO Character Planner
12.17.10

Exploring Eberron: Getting the most from the DDO Character Planner

Many MMOs share a common factor that can either be a fun challenge or a complete frustration: the i...

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11.19.10
Wasteland Diaries: Long-term goals
11.19.10

Wasteland Diaries: Long-term goals

So you're a brand-new clone in Fallen Earth, dressed in your snappy LifeNet ensemble? So far you've...

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11.19.10
Storyboard: The only way out is the way through
11.19.10

Storyboard: The only way out is the way through

I had originally planned to use this week's column to talk about the ways you can develop a rolepla...

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11.06.10
The Mog Log: Saturday afternoon's all right for (discussing) fighting
11.06.10

The Mog Log: Saturday afternoon's all right for (discussing) fighting

Here's the hangup I have with writing guides: I like writing them so long as I'm fairly confident i...

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