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I was doing my usual trick of idly passing time on the EU forums recently when I came across this fantastic thread. The poster was asking the forum to review Cataclysm in the form of a haiku, which I felt was an excellent way to mark the transition from the staid, western feel of Cataclysm into...

August 27th 2012 at 5:00pm
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For the first time in history, or at least since Apple went public on December 12, 1980, AAPL has closed at over US$600 per share. The stock closed on the NASDAQ exchange at $601.10, up a whopping $15.53 (or 2.65 percent) on the day. AAPL opened at about $598 due to off-hours trading in the w...

March 19th 2012 at 4:45pm
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It is, in so many ways, the antithesis of a modern MMORPG. It has crude stick figure drawings instead of lush 3-D graphics. It limits your daily activities to a handful of encounters. It often mocks, belittles and berates you for your stupidity. It uses meat for currency and has a character class t...

November 2nd 2010 at 5:00pm
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Remember how it was mentioned that if you weren't already going to PAX Prime, you likely wouldn't be able to, which would mean missing out on meeting the team behind City of Heroes? Apparently, Paragon Studios had the same thought process, which is why they're giving fans a chance to get a free thr...

August 10th 2010 at 10:00am
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Just the other day We had a post about tanks It featured haiku That post was so fun We wanted to share the love With everyone here So today we have MMO haiku madness for all the games here Kudos or bitching On MMOs, in haiku Should be amusing

June 28th 2010 at 8:00am
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Screenshots of battle Offered up for your eyeballs It is World of Tanks! Wargaming dot net Hopes you will check them all out perhaps, preorder. If tanks sound like fun Leave a haiku about them Or we'll blow you up. %Gallery-96260%

June 24th 2010 at 6:00pm
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A mere eight years in the making, the Haiku Project has announced the release of Haiku R1/Alpha 1, the first official development release of the low footprint open source OS formerly known as OpenBeOS. Since it's an alpha release, you'll be expected to do your part identifying bugs and reporting gl...

September 16th 2009 at 1:24pm
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Kyleface of Garona started a thread in the tank forums on Tank Haiku. It seemed that some of the responders prefered to write Haikus abut how they don't like Haikus:Nancee of Dark Iron submitted a Haiku on Death Knights:Death and Decay time!Missing the cower-in-fear!Hit with the nerf bat... Avanaco...

May 12th 2009 at 3:00pm

In honor of today's featured movie, I was going to write this entire post in haiku. It's possible, but I don't think it would have been convincing or effective. Still, I wanted you to know it was on my mind. You can share a little "ha ha" with me at our little untold joke.World of Warcraft - Haiku...

May 12th 2009 at 12:00pm

Cecil Hirvi created this machinima, Elegantly Forbidden: Hosoi Ichiba, to illustrate the lives of the residents of Hosoi Ichiba in Second Life. Through their normal activities, such as fishing and walking around the village, and with the help of haikus, he effectively captures the emotions that they...

May 21st 2008 at 12:30pm
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The good folks at Tabula Blogger and TabulaCast (I can say that they're good now, as I'm no longer the host!) have managed to create an amazing contest this week, with a fantastic prize sponsored by NCsoft. The rules are easy: simply write a Tabula Rasa-themed haiku and send it along to the podcast'...

May 5th 2008 at 7:00pm