A Brief Journey in World of Warcraft Classic

Few genres are as nostalgic for me as the MMORPG. While EverQuest and Ultima Online remind me of summer, I strongly associate World of Warcraft with Christmas break. In a bid to recapture some of that glory, I felt a bit weak during the holidays and resubbed so I could try out WoW Classic for … Continue reading A Brief Journey in World of Warcraft Classic

/hail %t

I have seen a few discussions pop up on Twitter recently regarding games as social spaces. While I haven’t followed those conversations directly, what I have read makes a lot of sense. If games are social spaces and that’s what draws so many of us to them, then why are MMORPGs, a genre that is … Continue reading /hail %t

Massive Nostalgia Vol. 167: Downtime

This post is part of a series of everyday posts for Blaugust. If you'd like to know more, click here. Since I deleted most of my old content, I am starting in media res with my volume numbering here. You have not missed volumes 1-166. I remember in the third grade (ages 8-9 for non-Americans), we … Continue reading Massive Nostalgia Vol. 167: Downtime