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The slow, viscous slide into a life consumed by gaming has become a media tale standard, usually including a bleary-eyed shot of the player blinking in the thin light of the computer monitor. Penned by journalists unfamiliar with the enveloping nature of MMOs, these stories skitter across the sur...

February 2nd 2012 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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IRL - In Real Life is about one player's struggle with WoW addiction. While I normally get a little apprehensive when this subject gets brought up, I think the creator did a good job of talking about how he fell down a tunnel, got somewhat obsessed, and then pulled himself out of the hole. The v...

January 23rd 2012 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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We all know computer games aren't just about killing things, racing cars or 'improving your hand-eye coordination' (which was the one I used as a kid and, to be fair, mine is really bad). However MMOs are not just any computer game, they can also teach you a specific set of interesting skills and n...

May 18th 2009 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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I really like Sanya Thomas (although she's Sanya Weathers now, isn't she?)-- I read her stuff every day when she was writing ye olde Camelot Herald as a Dark Age of Camelot CM, and and while her blog, Eating Bees (as in a job you signed up to do) runs a little blue sometimes, it's definitely an int...

November 16th 2007 at 8:00am 0 Comments