SWTOR PvP Titles – Valor Titles, Ranks, and Medals

Outside of the fantastic story you get while leveling up in Star Wars: The Old Republic, the most interesting part of the game for me is PvP. Unfortunately, it’s hard to jump right in because the system can be a little overwhelming, but believe me--the SWTOR PvP titles are worth it. Even so, it’s awfully [...]

Picture of the Day – “Best Family in the World” Edition

During our last Dungeons and Dragons game, Grandpa Eskimo ran off with my "nuggets" (giant petrified turds I rolled a natural 1 on when searching for treasure). When my father passed away, I got a package in the mail from Grandpa Eskimo. In it, my nuggets had turned into the coolest cufflinks in the galaxy. I [...]

How much is SWTOR Worth?

Me: "I don't think I'm going to be sticking with The Old Republic." My wife: "Wait, you paid $150 for the stupid collector's edition and aren't sticking with it? Are you serious?" The discussion then proceeded into her asking me if the extra stuff was worth it, to which I answered a solid."Actually, no. It's [...]

On Gaming Priorities (and the SWTOR Beta)

Fun is not a never-ending points grind. It’s not a part-time job of raiding that leaves me with no real sense of accomplishment. It’s not convincing myself that I like the idea of a game, when I dislike the reality of it.