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Ravanel Griffon
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The power of memories: a quest for the essence of MMOs
Last week, I was chatting to my friend Rakuno. He was reminiscing why he was going through this "long, weird streak of burning out on MMOs": "after playing MMOs for a while it kind of feels like the road is the same no matter the game", he said. And he has ...

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Maybe not super geeky, but then at least with a high level of nerdiness I focused on drawing plants last month - for #Draw30Plants, the challenge by fellow geek blogger +Kayly Nyman. :)

#Drawings #Art #Plants

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Drawing diary: January
After finally having finished my new year's card design I didn't have to think about what my next drawing project would be, because Kay of My Open Sketchbook had it all covered. Kay namely came up with a  30 Day botanical drawing challenge , and because I l...

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Artificial versus designed difficulty: a critique on SWTOR's master mode story design
I'm usually not your typical "armchair game designer", as some bloggers jokingly call themselves: I like (or don't like) games as they are and don't have any pretensions of coming up with an original design of my own. However, a discussion I had the other d...

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My to be read pile for 2017. Aka: where we find out I'm borderline illiterate and did not read all the classics (yet)!

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My to be read pile
This week's Five Fandom Friday topic is - once more - not about gaming: it is about reading. I used to fill my hours reading anything I could get my hands on as a child. At school, we had weekly tasks, and each week I finished them as fast as I could, so I ...

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LOTRO changes I'd love to see in 2017
In the beginning of the year, I wrote a post called SWTOR changes I'd love to see in 2017 . What about the other MMO I play, though, Lord of the Rings Online? At first I decided against writing such a post, because I am sure (contrary to SWTOR) none of my s...

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