Folks, it’s been a while. A little over a year I believe and I know I vanished without a word to say otherwise from both my blogs. I want to explain why and where I went before I catch you up on what I have planned, so if you’ll excuse me we’re going to have some Real Talk.
So you are interested in playing. Perhaps you have even started it up and logged in. You may find yourself suffering one of two things; Overwhelmed at the sheer blinding amount of content, stuff and things to be doing or needing doing. Or Underwhelmed having expected all of that all at once and logged in to find a blank toon and a sleepy starter area. Neither is incorrect and after having recently has a friend join this game for the first time I realised how blinding the experience might be as this game is so old now it has a –decade- of content heaped on there to wade through. So in an attempt to shine a light and offer some guidance to those folk, purely from a game-play stance here is my version of a Quickstart Guide [Read more…]
To clear up any confusion here we are talking about Internet Trolls not the big seven foot tall blue/green guys here, Internet Troll is the name given to individuals that seek out to disrupt, insult, upset, annoy or harass other people online for no apparent gain beyond their own amusement. If you are being ‘trolled’ you are being subjected to this kind of behavior. Some trolls are very clever, some trolls are even funny. For the most part they are little kids that enjoy the apparent anonymity of being online to act like school yard bullies in the hope that just maybe it will get them the attention they so desire, or at least distract them in the short-term from the things they lack.