Tag Archives: WoW

WoW Talents and the Illusion of Decision

The update to WoW’s talent system: While leveling, you will get 1 talent point about every 2 levels (41 points total at level 85) […] As another significant change, you will not be able to put points into a different talent tree until you have dedicated 31 talent points to your primary specialization. If you […]

Regretful Validation

After a full day at BlizzCon, I leave the Anaheim Convention Center feeling that this morning’s opinion stands justified. When compared to any gaming convention, there is so little activity. Lots of people, but little content. And if it is for news or information you came, Blizzard understandably and jealously guards its secrets. What remains […]

BliizzCon Begins

BlizzCon is a weird event. Don’t get me wrong. I’ve been to dozens of gaming conventions: small local things, DragonCon, Gencon, old E3, new E3, PAX, etc. Each is different, but each contains such a diversity of activities and interests that I understand why the event exists. I don’t really understand why this event does. […]