Applying Past Lessons

Today marks the beginning of the double-digit installments to our Vanilla Preservation Project. The beginning of a new era signals the closure of the last. How does one bridge the two? Continue reading

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Leveling Pangs

And so today marks the final single-digit entry into the series on Vanilla Preservation. Today’s post is largely a review of the project thus far, with game design considerations. Continue reading

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Age Of Discovery

Following last week’s episode, we come to session number eight in the series on the preservation of Vanilla. Today exemplifies everything that was explained last week. I am pleased at this opportunity to reinforce theory with activity. Continue reading

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There Is No Such Thing As Downtime

The seventh episode in an ongoing series about the importance of preserving vanilla WoW, I take a couple detours from the combat mini-game and the de facto leveling approach of questing and spend it… doing other things. Continue reading

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Consequence Promotes Growth

As I pen yet another episode in the Vanilla Preservation Project, the sixth of undoubtedly a hundred or so to come, I start out not speaking of my own character, and actually, not even my own experience. Continue reading

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We All Have Inner Demons

… it’s just some of us have embraced an external one as well. Like all demons, this summoned doesn’t act on my whims, but on his own. The fifth part in the ‘VPP’ series brings us a play session split between a love for the land and distaste for some who walk it. Continue reading

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Leveling With Death

A special week this week with a two-fer in the series, today comes a rather exciting play session. No, I still haven’t experienced my first death, but each session the knocks on the door get louder. Soon, it won’t be the sound of a knock on the door, but the sound of the door being knocked over. Continue reading

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