Role Play: Showing vs. telling in roleplay
Sure, a good story is meant to be shared -- but how do you effectively tell that story in your roleplay, without giving everything away?
Role Play: What makes a “good” roleplay interaction?
There is no "right" way to roleplay. Whatever method you're comfortable with is the one that's right for you. There are, however, ways to insure your roleplay is good roleplay, regardless of how you go about it.
Role Play: Conflict in roleplay
You might think of conflict as a negative term -- after all, it’s primarily used in situations where things are going wrong.
Role Play: The art of herding cats
Roleplaying is a social activity at heart, and sometimes people have a really hard time being social. That’s where the fine art of cat herding comes in – the ability to guide your guild and fellow roleplayers to moments that encourage that social aspect.
Role Play: Creating a storyline
Storylines can be a personal thing – something your character is trying to accomplish, with or without the help of others. Or they can be major events for a roleplaying group or guild. So how do you get a storyline started for a group or guild?
Role Play: Roleplaying partners and you
Roleplaying isn’t really a solo activity – it’s about the interactions between your character and other characters.
Role Play: Roleplaying on non-roleplay realms
Last week we addressed the topic of non-roleplayers that make the move to roleplaying realms.
Role Play: Non-roleplayers on roleplay realms
Sometimes roleplayers have other interests like competitive raiding or PVP.
Role Play: When styles collide
There are a wide variety of roleplaying guilds, groups, and organizations out there in World of Warcraft.
Role Play: Breathing new life into an old character
We’ve all had it happen before – after playing the same character for so long, you start to get a little bored.