Roleplay

02.28.14
Storyboard: Six things people (falsely) believe about roleplaying
02.28.14

Storyboard: Six things people (falsely) believe about roleplaying

Roleplaying is one of those things that you know a lot about if you've done it and very little abou...

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02.21.14
Tamriel Infinium: Roleplaying in spite of The Elder Scrolls Online
02.21.14

Tamriel Infinium: Roleplaying in spite of The Elder Scrolls Online

From the moment I stepped into my first MMORPG ever, I was interested in playing a character, not j...

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02.21.14
Storyboard: Manipulative tricks
02.21.14

Storyboard: Manipulative tricks

Playing a manipulative character is kind of a minefield because you wind up falling into one of two...

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02.18.14
Hyperspace Beacon: The SWTOR Sith beliefs
02.18.14

Hyperspace Beacon: The SWTOR Sith beliefs

Peace is a lie; there is only passion. Through passion, I gain strength. Through strength, I gain p...

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02.18.14
Flameseeker Chronicles: How Guild Wars 2's living world can liven up roleplay
02.18.14

Flameseeker Chronicles: How Guild Wars 2's living world can liven up roleplay

Scarlet Briar is planning an attack on Lion's Arch, the central hub city of Guild Wars 2. L.A. is t...

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02.14.14
Storyboard: Skipping scenes
02.14.14

Storyboard: Skipping scenes

There are certain bits of roleplaying that I like to think of as mechanical. They're there, they're...

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02.14.14
The Daily Grind: Have you ever killed off an MMO character?
02.14.14

The Daily Grind: Have you ever killed off an MMO character?

Eliot's last Storyboard column about killing off characters in MMORPGs got me thinking how rare tha...

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02.12.14
Free for All: Can roleplay rise above the sexy stuff?
02.12.14

Free for All: Can roleplay rise above the sexy stuff?

Recently I logged some time in Velvet Sundown, a new pseudo-MMO that places players into small, ins...

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02.07.14
Storyboard: Only mostly dead
02.07.14

Storyboard: Only mostly dead

Dead is dead. I can't stand when comics endlessly bring back dead characters, I can't stand when sh...

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