While I’m not a player, I’ve heard some people feel that the Scourge spec is over-represented in PvP, but potential fixes seem to be a threat to its PvE power. Calmon-Huang agreed that Scourge is “quite potent in competitive game modes” and is the key specialization the team is “looking to tune down a bit in both PvP and WvW.” The team’s internal discussions involve figuring out how it wants to see various specializations act in different game modes and how the team “can get there without impacting other modes” with minimal impact – which basically means the team will keep on splitting changes between game modes, as it did with the Sand Savant trait. … [Read more...] about ArenaNet on Guild Wars 2’s living story, Heart of Thorns vs. Path of Fire, security, and momentum
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Most people these days have become heavy users of the internet; and I guarantee that you wouldn’t be reading ShoutMeLoud if you weren’t. It’s been an awesome technological advancement that has revolutionized the way that we do things. The internet has certainly impacted our lives, and the way we did things in the past is now different to this day; most people cannot even live without it, nor could know a life that did not have it. Here are some of the ways the internet has changed us, for the better and for the worse: … [Read more...] about How The Internet Has Impacted Our Lives?
RIFT Discusses Live and Prime Server Updates In Summer Letter Trion Worlds, the studio behind RIFT has released its summer 2018 producer’s letter. Coming six weeks after their spring letter, the studio appears to be hard at work, tweaking balance issues for souls and content. … [Read more...] about RIFT Discusses Live and Prime Server Updates In Summer Letter
3. New Fractal For players craving new group content, there’s a new Fractal to chew through. Based on the design and architecture of the trailer snippets, it looks good. There’s puzzles to solve and a new big bad arachnid baddie lurking down there too. It’s also ancient Dwarven by the looks of things, so this is an interesting avenue to explore the lore. … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons To Be Excited For Guild Wars 2’s Long Live The Lich Episode
Similarly, you cannot experience exactly what it was like to be stranded on the side of a road without a cell phone any longer because we all have cell phones, let’s get real. That’s just the reality of living in a world with linear time, and it doesn’t change the underlying principle. You can play the game. You may not like all of the changes, but you can play it, and time has shown that a whole lot of people have been willing to, say, remake UO as fresh and legal new games with open PvP in the hopes that it’ll light the world on fire again. … [Read more...] about Vague Patch Notes: MMO emulation as a paean for the dead vs. a mockery of the living