Archive for April, 2009

Bye bye, Berty

Since the top guilds on Najena Server finally got around to killing her in Palace of the Ancient One, there has recently been a mass movement, at least on my server, of worshippers to Anashti Sul. A large number of those are converting from Bertoxxulous. Continue reading ‘Bye bye, Berty’

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On Einstein, Studying, and EQ2

In 1905, Albert Einstein introduced his now-famous theory of Mass-Energy Equivalence. The main formula used was E=M(C*C), or as phrased normally, E equals MC squared. In the formula, E represents Energy, M relates to mass, and C represents the speed of light. Continue reading ‘On Einstein, Studying, and EQ2’

Raid?!?!?!?

During the time since my last post, which seems ages ago, but has only been 6 days, I have been invited to raid several times, the first time since I got my Mythical. We were doing pretty good, and managed to get most of the way toward Trak access. Continue reading ‘Raid?!?!?!?’

The (viscious) Circle of Life

Rao over at Gestalt Mind brought up some good points in his post “An age-old issue“. A lot of that post resonated, in that I have been thinking through a lot of the same points, but from the other side of the table, as it were.

Recently, it has become more and more obvious that, unless you happen to be the best in your class within a guild, or within your community of friends, you are less likely to be able to improve yourself. Allow me to clarify that statement. Continue reading ‘The (viscious) Circle of Life’

An Order of the Flame – To go.

I have spent a good majority of the time, since my last post, that I have been online trying to get that awesome looking flaming carpet. Unfortunately, due to the bug which prevents you from updating the Elemental Mystery questline, I haven’t been able to achieve the 50K Faction needed with the Order of the Flame (Not to be confused with the Order of the Blue Flame – which is something completely different and not associated with EQ2 in any way) in order to purchase it. Continue reading ‘An Order of the Flame – To go.’

And without further ado, I bring you: GU51

You may no doubt have already realized, by the way your patcher seems to be taking forever to load, that SOE has snuck in the much awaited Game Update 51.

Here is a list of the Update Notes from the Game Update, with italicized editorial comments by yours truly: Continue reading ‘And without further ado, I bring you: GU51’