Massive Failure #61 – A Fond Farewell

It’s all-Rift, all the time on today’s show! I say goodbye to some special folk from Trion, talk a bit about Trion’s unique take on Free-to-Play, and ponder what me might see in 3.0, as well as when we might see it Contents: Intro (0:19) * Been playing Rift, as always. Main Topics * Is Trion […]

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Massive Failure #60 – Sinking Ship

On this week’s podcast, I ponder whether or not the massive layoffs at Turbine are as bad as they seem for their stable of MMORPGs. Also, the NDA has dropped on “The Elder Scrolls Online”, and I bid “Guild Wars 2″ a bittersweet farewell. Contents: Intro (0:19) * Doing Dailies in Rift, when not leveling alts […]

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Massive Failure #59 – My Kingdom For An Artifact!

On today’s “Massive Failure”, we talk about the new update (2.6) for “Rift”, delve into the mysterious happenings at Sony Online Entertainment, and I ask “Are MMORPGs irrelevant?” Contents: Intro (0:19) * Rifting it up on a snow day! Main Topics * Rift Update 2.6: Dream Weaver comes out tomorrow, I share my thoughts on this […]

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Beyond Bossfights 2 – Girls and Gaming

Whiteberry of Laurelin and I discuss some of the differences between guys and girls in gaming, have fun with some of the stereotypes, and talk about some of the problems the industry faces.

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Beyond Bossfights Episode 2 – Girls and Gaming

Whiteberry of Laurelin and I discuss some of the differences between guys and girls in gaming, have fun with some of the stereotypes, and talk about some of the problems the industry faces. Download | Subscribe on iTunes Show notes: Intro…

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Battle Bards Episode 21: Moving (special giveaway challenge!)

What MMO music truly moves us?  That’s the wide-open question that Steff asked the Battle Bards crew to tackle for today’s show.  While there’s a variety of answers and perspectives on this, what you’ll find is a ton of excellent music and he…

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Massive Failure #58 – The One with the Thing

On this week’s extravaganza, I discuss the uproar surrounding the pre-order offerings for “The Elder Scrolls Online”, give my opinion regarding the fate of Funcom in the wake of last week’s raid of their corporate headquarters, and talk a bit about customization in “Wildstar”. Contents: Intro (0:19) * Not a lot of gaming went on this […]

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Massive Failure #57 – Back in the saddle

Today I give my opinion of the initial updated character models for “World of Warcraft”, wax lyrical on the shutdown of four Sony MMORPGs, as well as talk a bit about the new Organizations system in “Star Citizen” Contents: Intro (0:19) * Still sick, but also happy because My Lovely Bride™ has joined me once again […]

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Battle Bards Episode 20: Flyff

For the momentous occasion of our 20th episode, we Battle Bards have chosen to examine the epic music of… Flyff?  Seriously?  OK, who thought this was a good idea?  No, no, we’ll go ahead and do the show, we’re professionals.  But…

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Massive Failure #56 – Totally not a Rant

Today I totally don’t rant about misconceptions regarding “Star Citizen”, how to use the Ability Wheel in “The Secret World”, or social elements being stripped out of modern MMORPGs. Totally. No ranting here! Contents: Intro (0:19) * The flu has hit my household, so I’m dying… but still playing “Rift” when I can. Working on a […]

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