The Last Bastion

For the old guard, the happy fools, the dreamers.

Who Hates “traditional” MMORPGs? Not me.

| February 24, 2016

Posts in various web communities quite often get me churning…I still have the old forum warrior somewhere inside that always wants to respond and write huge, prolific posts on whatever topic happens to come up. Sometimes I actually write the posts, but these days I usually delete them. Most of the time, it’s not worth […]

WoW, Star Citizen, and No Man’s Sky

| February 23, 2016

Wow is coming back to me a little at a time. I’m really enjoying the old feel and although pretty dated at this point, the game still has a ton of character everywhere. The graphics and voice-overs are great. Verileah and I started level 1 characters, healer and tank in homage to the good old […]

Daily Thoughts: Back to WoW

| February 22, 2016

I reinstalled World of Warcraft last night. Yeah, I know. You don’t have to tell me. It’s 12 years old, it’s “casual”, and it’s a traditional MMORPG in most of the definitions of the term. Those are all supposed to be huge negatives. In the current environment, and in my current situation, I think it […]

Daily Thoughts: BnS final impressions, comments on crowdfunding communities

| February 21, 2016

I think I’ll try to jot down some stuff every day. We’ll see how that goes. So I played some Blade and Soul. Just another f2p Korean MMO that arrives in the western market with a lot of fanfare and very little reason for existing. This particular game was very shallow and it seems clear […]

My Guild Wars 2 life comes to an end.

| February 20, 2016

Here we are again. Right around three years since my last post. What have I been doing all this time? Well, besides being lazy and not finding the time or putting in the effort to write blog posts, I’ve been playing Guild Wars 2. The game was great. I enjoyed it pretty much the whole […]