Mike O’Brien – 20 years of gaming

PC Gamer celebrated Blizzards 20th anniversary in April. There is a 2 part story and the first one can be found here PC Gamer looked at what people have been involved and what they have gone off to do around the industry. The full sized infographic can be seen here  (much easier to read) In … Continue reading Mike O’Brien – 20 years of gaming


Happy Birthday GW1

Today is the day the original Guild Wars game reaches 11 Years old! I only started playing GW1 a little over a year ago now so I could get in touch with the Lore and get 30 HoM points for skins, titles and AP in GW2. I still go back into the game from time … Continue reading Happy Birthday GW1

Player made game – Tribute to Scarlet LS S1

Battle on the Breachmaker minigame! Reddit user Evangeder recent posted that he got the go ahead from ANET to produce and share this game. This user had a lot of support from his friends, Girlfriend and GW2 dataminer That_Shaman  and others. For those that want to see it the progress videos are below. Video #1 … Continue reading Player made game – Tribute to Scarlet LS S1

Nightfall – Abaddon

http://i.imgur.com/gTyuaKX.jpg For a year been working through the guild wars original game. Started with Prophecies, then Factions and now Nightfall. It was at a slow pace, but since situations have changed, I bashed out the last remaining nightfall missions in one sitting. I had to call upon an old friend to help me with Gate of … Continue reading Nightfall – Abaddon

Guild Wars Lore

Guild Wars – Lore You can download the Guild Wars manuscripts from the website. Prophecies have two books and it explains what happened prior to the release of the game and how it all started. The other manuscripts are an overview of the characters and basic story. I definitely recommend reading the prophecies manuscript. I … Continue reading Guild Wars Lore

If you only knew this!

Purchase your gathering items asap. That’s a pick, an axe and a sickle that only cost a few copper and allow you to loot resource nodes. There’s an option “melee targeting assistance” or similar that prohibits you from walking through enemies. It might be better to turn it off, depending on your preference. Type in … Continue reading If you only knew this!

Guild Wars 1 – Fun Facts

You can be level one at Ring of Fire. Insignias can only be attached to Elonian armor/weapons. Ghost-in-the-boxes and Snowman summoners can have a purpose---when they disappear after being activated, they trigger Necromancers' Soul Reaping primary attribute. If correctly timed, your Necromancer can get an energy boost when you need it for some reason. These … Continue reading Guild Wars 1 – Fun Facts