Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis: Up and away in my beautiful balloon
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 19 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) Okay.  Where was I?  Oh yeah, I was a grown man with a doctorate who … Continue reading


Very, very early impressions of Dragon Age: Inquisition
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 19 November 2014, 9:00 am
I haven’t purchased a lot of single-player games this fall, although I still want to get my brainhooks into Sims 4 and Wasteland 2 at some point.  But yesterday came along another sequel that I couldn’t resist: Dragon Age: Inquisition. … Continue reading


Battle Bards Episode 39: Jigs and shanties
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 18 November 2014, 9:00 am
It’s going to be impossible to keep from tapping your toes during this week’s show!  The Battle Bards bust out all manner of lively jigs and shanties for the enjoyment of all, and even their past feuds are set aside … Continue reading


Quest Text Tuesday
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 18 November 2014, 9:00 am
Every once in a while a bit of quest text or lore will stick out to me enough that I’ll take a screenshot of it for posterity — and today I’m going to share a few of those with you … Continue reading


Cutscenes: SWTOR vs. TSW
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 17 November 2014, 9:00 am
One of the features that I adore in both Star Wars: The Old Republic and The Secret World is the heavy use of cutscenes to introduce (and sometimes close out) quests.  It’s far more immersive than text box mandates, giving … Continue reading


The Secret Adventures: The pen is mightier than the sword (Savage Coast #4)
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 13 November 2014, 9:00 am
(You can follow my playthrough of The Secret World on Bio Break’s projects page!) His Master’s Voice (side mission) Heading to the lighthouse, I make a pit stop at the house near the rope bridge.  There are two side missions … Continue reading


GOG’s fall sale is going on right now!
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 13 November 2014, 12:00 pm
GOG.com is throwing its annual fall sale, which not only means that there are tons of games and bundles discounted this week, but there’s the opportunity to snag a few free games as well: Mount & Blade is free for … Continue reading


WildStar: Domestic bliss
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 14 November 2014, 8:19 am
Out of the four MMOs that I am playing right now, three have pretty good housing systems.  RIFT is giving me more items and locales to work with in addition to really user friendly tools, although it’s mostly just for … Continue reading


Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis: Throwing knives at girls
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 14 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) Indiana Jones puts yet another airline flight on his credit card, heading off to Africa … Continue reading


The Secret Adventures: The pen is mightier than the sword (Savage Coast #4)
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 13 November 2014, 9:00 am
(You can follow my playthrough of The Secret World on Bio Break’s projects page!) His Master’s Voice (side mission) Heading to the lighthouse, I make a pit stop at the house near the rope bridge.  There are two side missions … Continue reading


GOG’s fall sale is going on right now!
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 13 November 2014, 12:00 pm
GOG.com is throwing its annual fall sale, which not only means that there are tons of games and bundles discounted this week, but there’s the opportunity to snag a few free games as well: Mount & Blade is free for … Continue reading


WildStar: Domestic bliss
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 14 November 2014, 8:19 am
Out of the four MMOs that I am playing right now, three have pretty good housing systems.  RIFT is giving me more items and locales to work with in addition to really user friendly tools, although it’s mostly just for … Continue reading


Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis: Throwing knives at girls
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 14 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) Indiana Jones puts yet another airline flight on his credit card, heading off to Africa … Continue reading


SWTOR: Downshifting from sub to F2P
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 12 November 2014, 9:00 am
Today or tomorrow my one-week referral subscription to Star Wars: The Old Republic will run out and I’ll be a lowly preferred player for the indefinite future.  According to a discussion that I had with my guild last night, this … Continue reading


Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis: Corpsicle
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 12 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) With nothing else to do at the moment, I head back to Iceland where Indy … Continue reading


Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis: Corpsicle
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 12 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) With nothing else to do at the moment, I head back to Iceland where Indy … Continue reading


SWTOR: Downshifting from sub to F2P
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 12 November 2014, 9:00 am
Today or tomorrow my one-week referral subscription to Star Wars: The Old Republic will run out and I’ll be a lowly preferred player for the indefinite future.  According to a discussion that I had with my guild last night, this … Continue reading


The Secret Adventures: Halloween part 2
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 6 November 2014, 9:00 am
(You can follow my playthrough of The Secret World on Bio Break’s projects page!) The new addition to TSW’s Halloween event was “The Broadcast,” a rather excellent little side mission that’s more of an investigation mission than anything else.  I … Continue reading


VGM of the Day: “Light’s Path” from Dragon’s Prophet
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 6 November 2014, 12:00 pm
Because you’re not going to be playing this game to hear this music anyway, right?


Guild Wars 2 living world soundtrack on its way!
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 6 November 2014, 4:38 pm
With this week’s new chapter in season two of Guild Wars 2’s living world comes a new batch of original music.  ArenaNet has been fantastic in continuing to expand the game’s soundtrack far above and beyond Jeremy Soule’s efforts, and … Continue reading


Help me find this book!
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 6 November 2014, 7:33 pm
So I’m reminiscing with my wife about a book I used to love as a kid, but I can’t remember the title — just random details.  If this rings any bells, let me know! It was a book of outdoor … Continue reading


RIFT: The crypt-keeper
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 7 November 2014, 9:00 am
Pumpkin madness I took a break from trail-blazing through the jungle of Brevane (my son: “Those vines are SPIKEY!”) this past week to focus on the return of the Autumn Harvest in RIFT.  I had two reward goals in mind … Continue reading


Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis: Ice to meet you
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 7 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) Sophia claims that the Germans, who are trying to harness the power of the atom, … Continue reading


Out: LOTRO, In: SWTOR
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 10 November 2014, 9:00 am
Goodbye LOTRO (for now) I’ve made a pretty significant change to my game schedule this past week, starting with taking Lord of the Rings Online out of it. How did this happen?  Ironically enough, it came about due to Update … Continue reading


Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantas: Tiki-Tikal
Posted by Bio Break [HTML][XML][PERM][FULL] on 10 November 2014, 12:00 pm
(This is part of my journey playing through Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis. You can follow the entire series on the Nostalgia Lane page.) Indiana Jones and the Vacation Thinly Disguised as an Archaeological “Expedition” returns, as Indy and … Continue reading


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