Times Change

My wife and I were lucky enough to have our first daugh­ter last year. We will be luck­i­er still to have our sec­ond daugh­ter lat­er this year! The prospect of a sec­ond child has brought a lot of things into focus, includ­ing exact­ly how much time we’re going to have to play World of War­craft… which is vir­tu­al­ly none, giv­en how this first year of hav­ing one child has been. Con­tin­ue read­ing Times Change

Wrath Emblem Design Revealed

Hid­den in an oth­er­wise bland post on the next sea­son of pvp rewards, game design­er Kal­gan let slip how emblem pro­gres­sion is going to go for the rest of Wrath! Here’s the rel­e­vant quote:

it won’t be quite as easy to get dead­ly items via emblems of con­quest as hate­ful items cur­rent­ly are via emblems of val­or

Well, that’s inter­est­ing. So what have we learned? Con­tin­ue read­ing Wrath Emblem Design Revealed

Emblem Strategy for the Super-Casual

Update! This arti­cle is well-intend­ed but the truth has been revealed, and I guessed wrong. More infor­ma­tion in the arti­cleWrath Emblem Design Revealed”.

How­ev­er, it kills me to delete text, so I’ll leave it here any­way. Also as a reminder to myself that design is opaque.


Only raid or instance once a week? Won­der­ing what to do with those 25 or 30 emblems you’ve final­ly accu­mu­lat­ed? Like real-life mon­ey, don’t let those shiny tokens burn a hole in your pock­et.

“But, but, but how can I wait? Zomgepics!”

I know, I know. The siren call of zomgepics beck­on us all.

The emblem gear will (in all like­li­hood) be refreshed when a high­er tier of con­tent comes out, just like the Badge of Jus­tice sys­tem did in the Burn­ing Cru­sade. This means that your Emblems will (in all like­li­hood) appre­ci­ate in val­ue.

Con­tin­ue read­ing Emblem Strat­e­gy for the Super-Casu­al