Black Viper
Black Viper
Dec 102010
 

Todays FFIV newsletter spam made me laugh. I played FF14 for about 2 hours after it was hot off the press. In its state, I cannot see how anyone can turn the game around to make it any better. Basic gameplay mechanics are wrong as well as the lack of a tutorial of any sort. Which ends up with you killing one rabbit, then make a shot at another and die… for hours. Screw that. I understand that FF14 “just came out” and it does not have the development time [Continue Reading]

Nov 262010
 

The end of an expansion, namely World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King usually means that I should update my character listing. What are the totals? Total Characters at level cap (80) = 13 (10 Horde, 3 Alliance) Total time /played across all characters = 550 days, 14 hours, 58 minutes, 51 seconds Total time /played @ level cap across all characters = 105 days, 14 hours, 57 minutes, 5 seconds

Oct 252010
 

I have used multiple monitors for as long as the option was available on add in graphics cards. As such, I have grown to not only enjoy, but really depend on information displayed in such a manor. However, for many years, Flash Video player has alluded my ultimate support because of one (big) issue for me: Full screen video. Sure, you can drag a browser window to the second monitor and hit “full screen” and it will display as such, but after clicking back to another window on the main [Continue Reading]

Oct 122010
 

World of Warcraft Patch 4.0.1 was released today. Great, now I get to relearn playing the game that I have used for six years all over again. Thankfully, the changes that Blizzard makes are all in a positive direction and always make the game better. This also means that most, if not all, addons/modifications to the UI are magically invalid. Thankfully, I will be updating my mod list with the latest addons that I use as well as their current compatibility with the latest WoW version. With about 50% of [Continue Reading]

Oct 092010
 

If you were thinking of purchasing this game, please do yourself a favor and avoid the temptation. It is such an epic failure that I find it hard to put into words just how much I hate this game. I may put forth the effort in making a review, but it is doubtful that I will waste any more time then I already have on this game.