FPS testing in Guild Wars 2 is problematic at the best of times. Anybody jumping into WvW can attest to this. We needed to pick a way that would drastically reduce the variables involved while still ensuring that we were being realistic in our test. Logging tests on each of the available systems, we chose to idle in a spot overlooking the Mystic Forge. This was a good compromise as it has a level footfall of users that tend to spend a good length of time in front of the forge. It also demands that any system render a number of effects spouting out of the Forge. In essence, the mystic toilet is about as consistent as any populated environment in Tyria is going to be. … [Read more...] about Guild Wars 2 Is Slow…. Is It Time for a New PC?
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2) Create a pillar post: Pillar posts are something that are resourceful guides on the topic. These posts are often the one larger than other posts and should be catered towards problem solving in your niche. Here is a guide to create pillar posts that rank. You should definitely write at least one pillar post prior to your launch so that you can show your authority in your niche. … [Read more...] about How To Launch Your Dream Website in 10 Minutes or Less
05 – Rathian Shell 01 – Rathian Plate 10 – Machalite Ore 04 – Poison Sac 03 – Rath Wingtalon 02 – Flame Sac 03 – Rathalos Marrow 02 – Rathalos Shell 06 – Rathalos Scale+ 04 – Rathalos Carapace 02 – Rathalos Wing 01 – Rathalos Plate 14 – Azure Rathalos Scale+ 04 – Azure Rathalos Carapace 03 – Azure Rathalos Wing 01 – Rathalos Medulla 02 – Teostra Horn+ 03 – Azure Rathalos Tail 01 – Rathalos Ruby 120,000 Zenny I spent some time yesterday streaming and originally thought I would be just clearing out optional content like I have been doing the last few days. However rapidly that descended into madness as I started chasing the bits and pieces needed to craft the Indigo weapon. This meant a significant amount of farming Rathalos and Azure Rathalos… neither of which are necessarily super difficult encounters, but also not exactly quick farms either. … [Read more...] about Indigo Blade Get
“Dark” filament: Gives a bonus to ship velocity and a penalty to turret range. “Electrical” filament: Gives a penalty to EM resistance and a bonus to capacitor recharge rate. “Exotic” filament: Gives a penalty to kinetic resistance and bonus to scan resolution. “Firestorm” filament: Gives a penalty to thermal resistance and a bonus to armour hitpoints. “Gamma” filament: Gives a penalty to explosive resistance and a bonus to shield hitpoints. Once you’re inside the sites, you’ll also spot small pockets of gas and Triglavian structures, both of which will have powerful effects on the field that you’ll need to deal with. One cloud type boosts signature radius by 300%, for example, which makes you easier to hit but also lets medium turrets more effectively track enemy drones if they’re inside the field. This is another reason that all ships should be fitted with a 50mn microwarpdrive, as getting to and … [Read more...] about EVE Evolved: Getting ready for EVE Online’s Abyssal revolution
Depending on your point of view, this has its pros and cons. As I’ve touched on previously, questing is made much more interesting by providing detailed interactions with NPCs. Exclamation marks or overhead symbols are gone, and dialogue is in the form of free text with some guided options. A guardsman’s nameplate would change to Sergeant Bash after asking for his name, and it’s only by asking about rumours that I might stumble on a quest. It might seem like an ordeal, but it works wonders at rooting me in the lore. … [Read more...] about Does Classic Charm Make for an MMO Worth Playing?