How does the tone of a game affect your enjoyment of it, and how much should a series’ tone shift over time?
There's an argument that the art direction of Diablo 3 was too 'light' -- an argument I find strange because there are still mounds of corpses, blood and gore strewn across walls and floors, and whole hosts of demons exploding out of every corner to destroy and consume all things.
When is a WoW patch 10.3?
Blizzard has an ambitious roadmap for Dragonflight in 2023, but we have to wonder what comes after all that.
Catch up on what’s in WoW patch 10.0.7, now live!
Dragonflight patch 10.0.7 will offer a sizable amount of content to explore when it goes live on March 21.
Who is Inarius, and what role might he play in Diablo 4?
If you caught the latest Diablo 4 trailer, then you know that the rebellious Archangel Inarius has a major role in the upcoming game.
Dracthyr will be able to be other classes (eventually, maybe)
If you were disappointed to find that Dracthyr were limited to the Evoker class, we have some potential good news for you.
Does World of Warcraft need a hardcore mode? Datamining suggests it may be coming in patch 10.1
Recent datamining that indicates Dragonflight patch 10.1 might well have some form of hardcore mode on select servers.
What alternate game modes would you like to see added to World of Warcraft?
I've been thinking a lot about how World of Warcraft essentially has a few alternate game modes as part of its basic retail experience.
The Queue: A wolf riding a three headed wolf with flaming wings
I feel like this is self evident and doesn’t really need me to explain it.
New Worgen Racial, Calm the Wolf, lets your Worgen shift forms into a Human as soon as combat ends
On the patch 10.1 World of Warcraft PTR, Worgen can now choose to activate a new ability named Calm the Wolf, which when activated immediately takes you out of Worgen form as soon as combat ends.
When does story detract from — or enhance — your gameplay experience?
I can become more or less interested in a game based entirely on its story.