Tag: World of Warcraft

  • The Ready Up Podcast – Season 4 Episode 9 – “Ben There, Done That!”

    Online achievements, multiplayer aggro, old games made anew, rainbow sperm and other related nonsense!

  • Yet Another MMO Log: WildStar

    Because “Scott tries out Furry-FireFly-World of Warcraft-Crossing” is too long for a blog title.

  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Retail Overview

    I feel like I’m unintentionally becoming something of a guinea pig for the MMO (“Massively Multiplayer Online” game) genre here at Ready Up. After several enjoyable years with World of Warcraft, I took to the stars in Star Wars: The Old Republic, stretched the limits of job systems in the reborn Final Fantasy XIV (if…

  • A Massive Curiosity

    James talks about his experiences dipping into MMORPGs…

  • A Weekend with The Old Republic – Part 2

    Please note: this blog post contains minor gameplay and story spoilers for the first 20 levels of The Old Republic. In my last blog, I spoke of the story virtues of Star Wars: The Old Republic. But how does the game play? It would be sad for me to fall back on saying “Like World…

  • A Weekend with The Old Republic – Part 1

    Please note: this blog post contains minor gameplay and story spoilers for the first 20 levels of The Old Republic. My subscription for Star Wars: The Old Republic was pretty much guaranteed when, after my character greeted his Jedi Master during the interactive opening cinematic, I realised he was voiced by David Hayter, the voice…

  • Sucked into Starter Edition

    The other week Colin wrote up his experience of revisiting World of Warcraft via Blizzard’s new Free to Play version, or rather, untimed trial, of WoW, the Starter Edition. I, however, had never played WoW before a few weeks ago… so this is my spin on things. One of my hang-ups for games is the…

  • My name is John and I’m an addict

    It’s difficult to explain, I’ve been so deeply enmeshed in things over the last year that it never really occurred to me how deeply I’d become involved. For those of you who’ve listened to episode 12 of the Ready Up podcast, you’ll already know what I’m referring to (if you haven’t then you should!) but…

  • Ain’t Talkin’ ‘Bout Love

    The World of Warcraft. A world split into two continents and as many warring factions, that for many is the pinnacle of massively multiplayer gaming and the greatest MMORPG of the decade — maybe even of all time. It draws you in with its tremendous lore and background then hooks you with its vast array…

  • Let’s Do The Time Sink Again!

    Right, really, I’m not fucking around this time, I am 100% done with World of Warcraft. I got back into it again after falling into it more as a social game than anything else. Recently though, I can’t play with the other guys in my guild because I’m not level 80 yet, I’m level 74…